month : 10/2013 25 results

Pesto Pasta Salad Recipe

Need a change from boring old macaroni salad?  Try this Pesto Pasta Salad Recipe for a change of pace. Great for pot lucks or BBQ's and can be made up to 2 days ahead.  Perfect for a holiday brunch. ...

Chinese Chicken with Tofu Recipe

A nice healthy weeknight dinner that you can have without going to a Chinese Restaurant.  Try making this Chinese Chicken with Tofu Recipe tonight for your family.   ...

Sweet & Sour Chicken Recipe

A Chinese favorite, this Sweet & Sour Chicken is less greasy but twice as delicious as ones you'll find at most Chinese restaurants. I am not fond of the deep fried chicken or pork overloaded with sweet sticky sauce. This recipe has some oil, but not nearly as much as you'd get at most restaurants. You can substitute pork for the chicken for a delicious Sweet & Sour Pork. ...

Make a Sunday Dinner Tradition

As you read my recipe introductions, you'll notice a common theme: Family. I come from a large family, with 3 brothers and 2 sisters making us 3 boys and 3 girls total.  Yes, like the Brady Bunch. :) With such a large family, it can be difficult to keep up.  One of the many things my parents taught us was to love and respect each other no matter what.  That was, and still is, reinforced every Sunday when whoever is near gathers together for our family Sunday dinner. Not only is it a family dinner, but it is always family and what we call 'extended family'. ...

Cherri’s Tuna on Toast Recipe

My mom made this for us on Fridays during lent and it is still one of my favorites to this day. Quicker than tuna casserole and great for 2 people or 10 people. I'm not sure, where the recipe came from.  When I asked my dad, he said 'As far as I know it was a general knowledge recipe (a common word of mouth easy to do recipe) or she got it from her mother.  That being said, I think I do remember having it at home when I was young.'. You may think this is weird, but if you like tuna casserole, you should try it.  It's perfect for a quick hot lunch on a cold winter afternoon. ...

Chinese Fried Wontons Recipe

This is a basic recipe for Chinese Wontons.  This recipe can be used as Fried Wontons, steamed wontons, or wonton soup.  If you feel like being adventurous and have an hour, try making them yourself.  They are a fun way to involve the whole family.  Give everyone the chance to wrap up their wontons however they want to.  Wontons can be prepared in advanced and refrigerated or frozen for frying or using in soup later. Serve them with one of our Sweet & Sour Sauce Recipes: ...

Pineapple Sweet & Sour Dipping Sauce Recipe

This is pumped up version of Chinese Sweet & Sour Sauce. Yummy pineapple and brown sugar turn regular sweet & sour sauce into something special. Perfect with fried wontons, egg rolls or even use in your Sweet & Sour Pork.  You'll never need to buy Sweet & Sour Sauce again. ...

Sweet & Sour Sauce Recipe

You can use this in your Sweet & Sour Pork/Chicken.  Or, use it as a dipping sauce for your appetizers like Fried Won Tons. ...

Grandma’s Bread Pancakes Recipe

Pancake mix? No way!  Use this simple recipe which will give you delicious pancakes every time with ingredients you most likely already have.  No need for Bisquick, Aunt Jemima, or Krusteaz. You can make the perfect pancake every time. This recipe was handed down from my Grandma to my Dad.  He is now 83, and this is one of his favorite breakfasts that he makes himself.  We call it "fail proof" because you really can't mess it up.  You can use other types of bread if you like, but you may need to adjust the milk depending on how much bread you use. ...

Chinese Stir Fried Snow Peas Recipe

This is just one of those dishes that is too easy to make but really needs to be written down.  Most people try to over do it with vegetables, but this dish lets the snow peas stay the star.  No need for anything fancy, just fresh, bright and delicious. ...