Cajun Butter Pasta

A delicious Cajun Butter Pasta that is made with fettuccini, asparagus, garlic, parmesan cheese, white wine and cherry tomatoes tossed with just enough Cajun seasoned cream sauce. You can substitute chicken broth for the wine and any other vegetable for the asparagus if you want. Feel free to increase the Cajun seasoning if you like it spicy. This recipe is […]

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Beef Tamale Pie

Beef Tamale Pie has a corn muffin bottom, topped with red enchilada sauce, ground beef with onions and green peppers then all that covered with cheese. This is another cooking class recipe so pictures were taken quickly. This was made in an aluminum pan so we could take it home. I don’t care for green peppers so this was given […]

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Sweet Hot Pepper & Onion Spread

There are only two ingredients in this delicious Sweet Hot Pepper & Onion Spread that is served with your favorite crackers. It is as simple as using a mixer to combine cream cheese and Dickinson’s Sweet ‘n’ Hot Pepper & Onion Relish which can be found in the grocery store. I bought mine on my visit to Smucker’s, which I […]

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Skillet Chicken Pot Pie

Skillet Chicken Pot Pie is full of chicken and vegetables that are cooked in one skillet then covered with pie dough and baked in the oven. Use a cast iron skillet (or an oven safe skillet) and everything can be done in one pan. This is another post from a cooking class that I attended. The pictures were taken in […]

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Taco Zucchini Boats

Zucchini filled with taco seasoned ground beef, topped with tomato and smothered in cheese. Bake it in the oven and garnish with green onion for the perfect meal. When I stopped at the farm market I found small zucchini that were two for $1.00. It is the end of the growing season where I live so I thought I would […]

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Breakfast Enchiladas

A delicious Breakfast Enchilada meal. Tortillas filled with eggs, sausage, hash browns then covered in enchilada sauce and topped with cheese. Does it get any better than that? This is another recipe from a cooking class that I took. Pictures were difficult as I had a partner and although she was very understanding, Chef Christal Jakopak moved along very fast. […]

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Anything Goes Breakfast Strata

Strata is similar to quiche or frittata and is made with any kind of bread, cheese, veggies, eggs and precooked meat. I made mine in a cooking class and Chef Christal Jakopak had us make ours filled with everything bagels, two kinds of cheese, eggs, milk, red onion, green onions, tomatoes and seasonings. This is a delicious breakfast or brunch […]

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Breakfast Pizza

The easiest Breakfast Pizza you will ever make! I bought the little premade pizza crusts so this only took a couple of minutes to put together. Add an egg on top of the buttered pizza crust, add your favorite breakfast topping like sausage, bacon, mushrooms etc. then top with your favorite cheese and bake.   Ingredients   Spray a large […]

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