Italian Salad Dressing

You will not want to buy Italian Salad Dressing from the store again after tasting this. It is inexpensive, quick and easy to make. It is not only a salad dressing, you can put it on chicken or vegetables as a marinade for great tasting food too. Add 2 Tbsp. of this mix to vinegar, water and oil then serve. […]

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Caramelized Onions

Caramelization is the browning of the natural sugar in the onions which results in a sweet nutty flavor and brown color. I ate this entire bowl of onions as my supper. I do not like raw onions, however, when you caramelize them they taste completely different. They are delicious on just about anything you would normally put onions on or […]

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German Potato Salad

German Potato Salad has been a favorite of mine since I was a kid. It is made with sliced potatoes, bacon, green onions, a sweet & sour liquid and seasonings. Then it is baked in the oven and served hot. Peel potatoes and slice about 1/4” thick. In a small saucepan combine the vinegar and sugar. Heat over medium heat […]

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Pot Stickers With Sauce

Pot Stickers are a wonton wrapper filled with a pork mixture, boiled, browned in a skillet and drizzled with a delicious homemade sauce. I don’t know if it is the wonton wrapper, the filling or the sauce that I love the most, I really think it is the combination of all three together. I completely updated this recipe to make […]

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Cajun Shrimp & Rice Tortilla

A Tortilla stuffed full of Cajun Shrimp & Rice with green onions, tomatoes and seasonings. I can’t figure out if this tasted better hot or cold, it was great both ways! This would be a wonderful lunch or snack but we made it a meal.  To see the step by step directions with pictures and a printable recipe card click […]

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One Pot Taco Spaghetti

Not your typical spaghetti! Ground beef, tomato, spaghetti, Mexican cheese, Rotel, taco seasoning and more is what gave this delicious One Pot Taco Spaghetti so much flavor. I will be making it again, soon, according to my grandchildren. Place the ground beef in a large pot and cook over medium heat until brown and no pink remains, breaking into small […]

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Tomato Cream Sauce

I took a trip to Trader Joe’s which is almost an hour away. I like to stock up on food when I go there and freeze it. I bought these ravioli because I love lobster and they looked so pretty! I have never cooked lobster ravioli before so I wasn’t sure what kind of sauce to make. I decided on […]

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Baked Puff Pastry Reuben Roll Up

Reubens are one of my favorite sandwiches. What a unique way to make them using Puff Pastry, another favorite of mine. There is corned beef, sauerkraut, baby Swiss Cheese, caraway seed and Thousand Island Dressing all rolled up inside a delicious Puff Pastry, can it get any better? To see the step by step directions with pictures and a printable recipe […]

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