Recipes

Simple Suppers – Chicken Tortellini Soup

This Chicken Soup is a staple in our house and now that my college student daughter has her own apartment, it is time she had some simple dinners for college students that are easy and cheap. We need to get her going, so she and her friends can join the Sunday Chefs Club and not… Continue reading →

Easy Fish Chowder Recipe

This is the recipe that started it all – Aunt Betty’s Fish Chowder. Aunt Betty was the best, I don’t know where to begin to even describe her. Betty was my dad’s sister and was like his second mother.  My dad was the baby and the only boy and she loved him fiercely.  Betty never… Continue reading →

Banana Bread

2 cups flour 1 tsp. baking soda 1 cup sugar 1/4 tsp. salt 2 eggs, beaten 1/2 cup canola oil 3 ripe bananas, mashed The bananas need to be ripe….not pretty, just over ripe.  I actually freeze the bananas, so I always have some available.  The skin will turn black, but they are perfect inside. Sift all… Continue reading →

The Best Beef Stew

My kids Aunt Pam is a great cook and you will see a lot of her recipes here. I wish I had her talent. She is very brave and will try anything.  I am not so brave, but I will gladly copy her tried and true recipes and allow her to have all the glory. The… Continue reading →

jambalaya recipe

My husband and I have a tradition of making Jambalaya on Super Bowl Sunday and we have become quite superstitious about it. It is that time of year again and we are looking forward to it. This recipe is so easy. I have done it in a skillet, a crock pot and a dutch oven and… Continue reading →

Coq Au Vin

Growing up, this meal was one of my favorites. My dad, who discovered cooking in his 40’s enjoyed making this one. He got so much pleasure out of presenting such an impressive meal.  He never disappointed. It takes some time to make, but it is not hard to do, so I will give it a… Continue reading →

Pasta Carbonara

When the recipe card is as old and worn as this one, you know it’s good. Not even sure where I got the recipe, but it is a staple in this house. At my bridal shower, oh so many years ago, the guests all brought me a recipe, it might be from there. This is… Continue reading →

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