Crock Pot Chili Recipe

It amazes me how much the supermarket charges for Chili seasoning mix. Don’t pay the price, make your own for a fraction of the cost. Cooler weather closed in on us here so the whole family was in the mood for chili. This recipe is on the mild side if you follow the directions. If … Read more

Apple Muffin Recipe

It is a great year for apples in this part of Upper Michigan. The trees are just loaded. It is wonderful because there are so many different ways of preparing them. Last but not least -when you are tired of cooking them, you can slice, and freeze to make pies over the long winter. I … Read more

Simple Bacon and Potato Roast Chicken Recipe

I love good one-dish meals. There is less clean up and they can be a real time saver. Bacon-wrapped chicken thighs with baby red potatoes, roasted with onions and herbs, a very delicious and simple dinner. I used chicken thighs in this recipe. I am sure any style of chicken pieces would work as well. … Read more

Pumpkin Bread Recipe

One of the great features of Fall is the harvest. Along with the cooler weather it makes for a great time for baking. This pumpkin bread recipe is simple. You will have 2 great tasting loaves in less than 90 minutes. You can eat one and freeze the other if you choose. Enjoy   Pumpkin … Read more

Sloppy Joe Recipe

With football season here I am always looking for a recipe that will go great while watching a ball game. Serve this Sloppy Joe recipe with chips or fries and it is sure to be a hit with your football enthusiasts. Cook it ahead of time and keep it in a warming oven. I have … Read more

Crock Pot Pepper Steak Recipe

When it is going to be a busy day and you have some time in the morning a slow cooker can be your best friend. Your family will love this Crock-Pot slow cooker recipe. The steak is nice and tender with an excellent blend of flavors. The recipe calls for sirloin steak. I used top … Read more

Fresh Pumpkin Pie Recipe

  Pumpkin pie made with fresh pumpkin right out of the garden. This is a nice treat. Serve it fresh with whip cream or ice cream. It takes a little extra time to make a fresh pumpkin pie, but it is not as hard as you might think. It is well worth the effort.   … Read more

Chop Suey Recipe

This Chop Suey recipe is made using chunks of pork. This is one of the best I have tasted. The mixture of sweet and sour using the molasses blends very nicely. It is a very easy recipe to prepare but does involve 1 to 1½ hours of cooking time. This recipe is well worth the … Read more

Simple Potato Salad Recipe

With the summer coming to an end I had to make potato salad at least one more time. This is a simple recipe with not a lot of prep time. However the longer you let it cool in the fridge the better the flavors will blend. Served with BBQ chicken or pork ribs fresh off … Read more

Pineapple Upside Down Cake Recipe

This Pineapple Upside Down Cake is baked in a cast iron skillet. I grew up with this. This cake is my favorite and my mother cooked it year after year for me on my birthday. The brown sugar and butter flavors with the pineapple are just excellent. This Pineapple upside down cake is simple and quick to … Read more

Kung Pao Chicken Recipe

Kung Pao Chicken at its finest. What a great blend of flavors. A little bit of work, but well worth the effort. We are toward the end of the gardening season here, so When my son said he would like Kung Pao Chicken for supper, I said “YES!”. What a great chance to use up … Read more

Sour Cream -Cream Cheese Mashed Potato Recipe

I grew up on potatoes, meat, and gravy for main course meals. My love for mashed potatoes has never quit. When I ran across this recipe I had to give it a try. It has it all. Garlic, sour cream, and cream cheese. What a delight. It is smooth and rich. I hope you enjoy. … Read more

Simple Pepper Steak Recipe

Looking at this simple pepper steak recipe it looks quite lengthy. But actually, it is pretty simple and doesn’t take that long to prepare. This recipe is kind of different. It calls for diced tomatoes which is kind of unusual but gives it a unique flavor. If you like pepper steak give this recipe a … Read more

Blueberry Ice Cream Recipe

Fresh blueberries from the patch turned into an ice cream creation. The blueberry flavor is just intense. The color is beautiful. Combine this together with the texture of Homemade ice cream and what a treat!   Blueberry Ice Cream Recipe Recipe Type: Dessert Author: Larry Prep time: 30 mins Cook time: 10 mins Total time: … Read more

Grilled Mushroom Swiss Burger Recipe

Grilled burger and Fresh mushrooms sautéed in soy sauce, butter and garlic. This is great. It is one of the best tasting grilled burgers I have ever eaten. So fire up the grill and give it a try. I am sure it will be one of your favorites. Grilled Mushroom Swiss Burger Recipe Recipe Type: … Read more

Ihop Pancake Recipe

Maybe or maybe not. But I have to say this is one of the best pancakes I have ever tasted. The addition of the cream of wheat makes it- just excellent. If you like pancakes give this one a try. It is a very simple, and quick recipe. Ihop Pancake Recipe Recipe Type: Main Author: … Read more

Creamy Crock Pot Chicken Recipe

This creamy Crock Pot chicken dinner will be a hit with the whole family. Just add some buttered noodles and dinner is set. If you like creamy Alfredo sauce you will love this recipe. When I am busy I just love my Crock Pot. Slow cookers are great for set and forget, knowing that dinner … Read more

Chocolate Chip Zucchini Cookie Recipe

There are so many uses for Zucchini. This Chocolate Chip Zucchini recipe caught my eye and I just had to try it. This time of year they are so plentiful I just hate to see them go to waste. This cookie is moist and just delicious. This is a huge recipe making about 96 cookies. … Read more

Asian Baked Pork Chop Recipe

A simple recipe. This Asian Pork Chop recipe has a unique blend of flavors. My first thought when I saw the recipe called for honey-was sweet and sour pork. It is not even close. It has a flavor all its own. It is just delicious and very simple to prepare. Serve with mashed potatoes and … Read more

Raspberry Cream Cheese Milkshake Recipe

A little bit of work but so Delicious! The lemon zest and cream cheese -what a delightful combination. We used fresh purple raspberries out of our garden for this recipe. Any kind of berry or a combination of them would be very good. I doubled the recipe. This recipe makes 1- 16 0z shake or … Read more