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Month: January 2014

Justin’s Childhood Tuna & Pasta Recipe

Justin’s Childhood Tuna & Pasta Recipe

Made by my son when he was 7 years old and this is his start into the culinary arts. Or at least just being able to fend for himself. Yes, it resembles my mom’s “Tuna on Toast” and the ingredients in many Tuna Casseroles. But, […]

Cherri’s Fried Potatoes

Cherri’s Fried Potatoes

This is one of my go to recipes when we are having are large family gatherings. The hardest part of this is the time it takes to peel and cut the potatoes. So simple, yet so perfectly delicious.

Classic Mashed Potatoes Recipe

Classic Mashed Potatoes Recipe

This is one of those recipes I just have to write down for my son so when he is out on his own he will know how to make basic mashed potatoes.

Gram Do’s Spiced Nut Mix

Gram Do’s Spiced Nut Mix

This is a great homemade spiced nut mix to bring to your Super Bowl Party. Easy, yet better than buying some pre-spiced nuts. Also great to give as gifts for the holidays.

Never Fail Pie Crust Recipe

Never Fail Pie Crust Recipe

This is an old classic Crisco pie crust recipe that my mom relied on for all of her pies. It is a super light and fluffy crust that is perfect for any pie, sweet or savory.

Beef Stew Recipe

Beef Stew Recipe

With this Beef Stew Recipe, it pays to not be afraid to make semi homemade. If there is something that I can do to make my life easier and still taste delicious, I’ll do it.

Spicy Shrimp & Chicken Recipe (Johnny Carino’s Copy Cat)

Spicy Shrimp & Chicken Recipe (Johnny Carino’s Copy Cat)

I think you will find that I like recreating my favorite dishes from restaurants. This recipe is created from Johnny Carino’s Spicy Chicken & Shrimp dish that is so very delicious.

Vivi’s Fried Rice Noodle Recipe

Vivi’s Fried Rice Noodle Recipe

Wow your family with this delicious and fun Rice Noodle Recipe. It is a beautiful show stopper and is also easy to make. Serve with some roasted chicken and some stir fried Chinese greens for an easy weeknight dinner.

Classic Ribeye Recipe

Classic Ribeye Recipe

Enjoy this perfect ribeye for Father’s Day and throughout the year. This classic ribeye is prepared the way you would find in any fine steakhouse. Get that great steakhouse flavor at home.

Italian Sausage Meatballs Recipe

Italian Sausage Meatballs Recipe

Meatballs or Sausage? Why choose? Have both with this delicious Italian Sausage Meatballs recipe.