Pimento Cheese

Yes it’s worth the effort, easy to make and unlike store brands you know whats in it. Ingredients: 1 cup sharp cheddar cheese (freshly grated)  1/4 cup mayonnaise (prefer Dukes, Hellman’s is ok) 2 Tbsp pimento peppers (drained, chopped) 1/2 jalapeno pepper (finely grated) or substitute scallions 1/2 tsp salt 1/8 tsp cayenne (to taste) […]

Sausage and Cheese Quiche

This is a good brunch item, easy to make and takes about 1 hour total. Several items at the bottom of the ingredient list are optional. If you don’t have them no worries there are many things you can add or subtract to make it yours. The first seven ingredients are key. Ingredients: 1 pie […]

Toaster Oven Surprise

Growing up we had the “Easy Bake” toy ovens they really didn’t bake anything it was just a light bulb. Tonight I wanted to see if you can really cook a decent meal in a toaster oven. This was a one person meal because I have a very small toaster oven. I cooked it En […]

Pizza Balls

Someone ask me at work what was for dinner, I said pizza balls and everyone ask how do you make that. This is how I did it. Ingredients: 1 can large biscuits (8 count Grand) 1/2 pound sausage (any kind, used breakfast hot pork) 1 roasted red pepper (from a jar) 1/4 medium onion (fine […]

Chicken Fillet

For about 6 bucks I made 8 sandwiches. It takes a little prep but what else you got to do? Ingredients: 4 boneless chicken breast Marinade with the next 6 1 cup buttermilk (got milk? you can make buttermilk*) 2 tsp hot sauce 1/8 tsp thyme 1/8 salt 1/8 pepper (freshly ground) 2 cloves garlic […]

Polynesian Chicken

I wanted to try something different and found another one of Nanny’s recipes that looked interesting. To clarify Nanny is my dads mother and Granny is my moms mother. Ingredients: 1 broiler fryer chicken, cut in pieces (used 4 boneless breast, thighs would also work) 1/2 cup flour 1 tsp. salt 1/4 tsp. pepper (also […]

Quick Turkey and Dumplings

We just celebrated Thanksgiving in the States, it’s a time to be thank full for what you have and share it. My family usually has a turkey, ham, sides and everyone who is able contributes (blessed). A couple of days after most will have leftover turkey that is starting to dry out and I had […]