Category Archives: QUICK AND EASY

Stir Fry is another main dish to prepare in a hurry! The Chicken breast strips are marinated in a sweet-tart soy sauce mixture, and stir-fried with carrots, asparagus, snow peas, ginger & cashews. Ingredients 1/3 cup reduced-sodium soy sauce 1/2 cup water  2 tablespoons brown sugar  2 tablespoons lime juice 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon ginger […]

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I’m not a Salmon lover, but my husband is! I’m going to try this recipe very soon. This is called “The world’s best grilled salmon recipe.” The grilled salmon tastes spicy, but not overpowering. Even seafood haters will love this grilled salmon. Adjust the red pepper according to your individual preference. The listed amount in […]

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Have you ever had a Monte Cristo Sandwich in a restaurant? If not, you’re missing out. A Monte Cristo is a sandwich of ham, turkey, and Swiss cheese between batter-dipped grilled or fried bread. The sandwich can differ from restaurants, but traditionally it is dipped in its entirety in batter and then deep fried. Here […]

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Last night after dinner, my husband asked, “Where’s the Dessert?” I looked at him funny, and said, “There isn’t any!” I then proceeded to ask him, what he would have wanted. His response was this: “A nice fluffy Chocolate Mousse, with chopped Almonds & coconut on the top!” I just laughed at him. Tonight, he’s […]

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This is a super easy main dish to prepare, after a hectic day. You can use left over chicken breasts from the night before, or buy the Rotisserie chicken in the grocery store. It’s easy & delicious. INGREDIENTS:  Cooking spray 12 ounces cooked chicken, cut into 1-inch cubes (about 3 cups) *Rotisserie Chicken works great […]

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We all love Macaroni & Cheese…..especially when it’s not from a box! Here is a great recipe from Tyler’s Ultimate. It’s loaded with cheese & crispy bacon. You could also add diced smoked ham to this to make it a main dish. * YOU WILL NEED: 1 pound elbow macaroni 4 cups milk 1/4 tsp. […]

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Flank Steak with Lime Marinade  1/4 c. fresh lime juice 2 TBSP soy sauce 2 green onion, thinly sliced 2 TBSP fresh ginger, minced 1/2 tsp. crushed red pepper 1 1/2 lb flank steak   In a zip loc bag, combine the lime juice, soy sauce, green onions, ginger, and red pepper. Add the steak […]

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If you like the Steak Fajitas at Chili’s, this is the recipe for you. You will find that it is easy to make, & very similar.  *My husband & I don’t care for peppers, but we love the chicken & the beef done this way.  It is very good with grated cheese or ranch dressing, and […]

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One of my favorite meals if Shepherd’s Pie. I love the mashed potatoes with melted cheese on the top. If you have picky eaters, you can add the vegetables that you know your family will eat & enjoy. This was a staple in our home when I was growing up. * SHEPHERD’S PIE 1 medium onion chopped […]

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Did you know that there is actually a National Corn Dog Day? It is on March 22nd…we already missed it! One of my daughters wanted my Corn Dog recipe, and here it is. It is very crispy, chewy and delicious. Every now & then, a Corn Dog…..hits the spot. You will need: 1 cup yellow […]

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