Needing to stay busy for the summer and to stay out of trouble, my stepmom found me a job as a nanny in Crab Orchard. I wasn’t to happy to be away from home for the summer, but again I needed the money and what my mom had said “An Adventure”. I was a … More A Southern Tale For Halloween!
Once in a while I like using one of my recipe’s that remind me of my childhood. Being partly raised in Kentucky, which is also home of the Kentucky Fried Chicken plant. I have always wondered how they made their chicken and their spices and although this is not their recipe,its pretty close. I … More Oven Fried Chicken
I was going through some of my old writings today, came across this note that was written when my daughter was born. She is thirteen now and growing into a beautiful young woman. My daughter, My love, My heart. You bring me so much joy in so many ways. Like a warm sun, that … More My Daughter, My Heart, My Love
Right from the start my baby girl, God gave me a miracle, a promise come true Because right form the start, you filled me with love putting a smile on my my heart.
On a chilly Sunday morning, thought we would whip up some waffles with fresh strawberries that came from one of the orchards in Bayfield Wisconsin. My recipe is a simple recipe and I hope you enjoy it. INGREDIENTS: 2 Eggs 2c Buttermilk 2c Flour 1/2c Butter(melted) 1/2c Strawberries( fresh or frozen) 2tsp Baking powder … More Waffles With Fresh Strawberry Topping
Fall is one of my favorite times of the year, well one of them. I enjoy watching the colorful leaves fall slowly to the ground and the crisp cool air that lets you know that winter is upon us. One of my favorite fall dinners is the slow cooker beef roast that’s easy to … More Beef Pot Roast Dinner
You don’t have to go to a Pizza restaurant or even buy pizza at a store ever again after I tell and show you how easy this pizza is to make. If there are youngsters in the home, invite them to join you in placing the toppings, it could get … More Pepperoni Pizza Made Simple
With the big bounty of Zucchini and tomatoes this year, we tend to make our favorite side dish a lot, and it only takes a few minutes to saute. INGREDIENTS: 2c Zucchini (sliced) 2 Tomatoes (thinly wedged) 1tsp Garlic (minced) 1tsp Salt In large frying pan, – 1Tbsp Oil – Add garlic … More Sauteed Zucchini and Tomato
This is Kluski Kielbasa Cabbage, which is a traditional Polish dish that mom would make. Its very filling and goes great with Rye Toast and saut’ed tomato and zucchini on the side. INGREDIENTS: 4 Green Onions 4oz Kielbasa (cut into 1/2in slices) 2 Tbsp … More Kluski Kielbasa Cabbage
Rich and creamy vanilla dessert that goes well with any fruit. We like it topped with one of our fortune cookies to add texture. It can be un molded onto a plate or eaten right from the dish. I think of this dish as a piece of art and you can also present it … More Panna Cotta