The Blog

04 Feb

Chicken Fiesta Salad

Chicken Fiesta Salad Ingredients 2 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves 1 (1.27 ounce) packet dry fajita seasoning, divided 1 Tablespoon vegetable oil 1 (15 ounce) can black beans, rinsed and drained 1 (11 ounce) can Mexican-style corn ½ cup salsa 1 (10 ounce) package mixed salad greens 1 onion 1 tomato, cut into wedges Avocado,

Read More
17 Dec

Double Layer Pumpkin Pie

Double Layer Pumpkin Pie Ingredients 4 oz Cream Cheese (softened) 1 Cup + 1 Tbsp. Half & Half (or light cream) 2 Tbsp. Sugar 12 oz Cool Whip 1 – 15 oz can of Pumpkin 2 pkgs. (4 oz. serving size) Instant Jell-O Pudding & Pie filling (vanilla) 1 tsp. ground cinnamon ½ tsp. ground

Read More
09 Nov

Daddy’s Collard Greens

Daddy’s Collard Greens 5-6 cups collard greens, chopped 5 strips of pork bacon, cut in ½ inch strips ½ cup white onion, minced 1 garlic clove, minced 1 cup chicken broth Oil spray 1. Spray oil in large skillet. 2. Add the bacon strips and cook on medium heat until almost crispy but not crispy.

Read More
08 Oct

Caramel Apple Pie

Caramel Apple Pie Pre Heat oven to 375 degrees INGREDIENTS: 3 MEDIUM – LARGE APPLES SLICED (RED, GREEN OR GALA, YOUR CHOICE) 3 TBS. OF BUTTER 1/4 CUP BROWN SUGAR (PREFERABLY DARK) 1TBS. NUTMEG 2 TBS. CINNAMON PINCH OF SALT 1TBS. OF WATER OR APPLE JUICE/CIDER 1 CUP OF CARAMEL (MELTED WITH MILK) 1/8 CUP

Read More
01 Oct

Omelete Muffins and Pizza Rings

OMELET MUFFINS Bell pepper (Red)(diced) Onion (diced) Ham (diced) Mix the 3 above ingredients together Preheat oven to 375* Spray a muffin pan with non-stick spray and add all of the chopped ingredients, then add the cheese on top. In a separate bowl mix the 5 bottom ingredients together. ½ tsp. Baking Powder 6 eggs

Read More
01 Oct

Macaroni Bites

CRUST: (or the crunchy things on top if making a casserole) 1 1/2 cups crushed Ritz crackers (around 35 crackers or so) 1 cup of cheese (cheddar) 4 TBSP of melted butter Directions: crush the crackers and add the butter, stir it around (with hands or something) and add the cheese and stir it around.

Read More
03 Sep

Quick and Easy Chicken Pasta

1-1/2 lbs. of cooked chicken, diced and browned 1 pkg of wide Pasta Noodles (I use no yoke, cholesterol free) 1 cup fresh kale, chopped 1/2 cup grape tomatoes, halved 1/4 to 1/2 cup sliced olives 1 garlic clove, minced Olive oil, for cooking Salt, Pepper, Garlic Salt, to taste 2 tbsp. fresh basil, chopped

Read More
26 Aug

Baked Potato Tacos

Ingredients: 4 Baking Potatos Olive Oil Sea Salt 1 lb ground beef Favorite Taco seasoning Onion (whole, flakes, or Powder) Garlic (whole or Powder) Cumin Desired toppings: Scallions (green onion) Sour cream Salsa Cheese Directions: Wash baking potatoes thoroughly, poke holes with fork, rub olive oil and salt. Place on a cookie sheet lined with

Read More
11 Aug

AUTHENTIC MEXICAN FLOUR TORTILLA RECIPE by Martha Ancira

Ingredients 1 1/2 Cups All Purpose Flour 1 1/2 Teaspoons Baking Powder 1/2 Teaspoon Salt 1/4 – 1/3 Cup Lard ~1/4 Cup Cold Water Sift flour, baking powder and salt into a large bowl. Mix well. Add 1/3 cup of bacon lard to the flour mixture. Use a fork to mash together. You’ll want to

Read More
28 Jul

GARLIC HERB CHICKEN CON BROCCOLI

GARLIC HERB CHICKEN CON BROCCOLI Garlic Herb Chicken con Brocolli Ingredients: 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon pepper 1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes 1/4 cup flour 3 Tablespoons Olive Oil 4 oz. dry Italian Orecchiette noodles (or medium shells, or whatever you’ve got)

Read More