Category Archives: QUICK AND EASY

These easy to make turnovers have always been a family favorite.  I used Blueberry filling, but you can use Cherry, Apple, Strawberry or whatever your heart desires.  If you haven’t used Puff Pastry to make turnovers, you are really missing out on a scrumptious dessert.  I will show you how easy they are to make.  I […]

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As I promised, I made Chili to go with our scones and homemade bread.  In this house, you may have figured already, that we don’t get too carried away with onions and tons of spices.  Well….you see, we like the flavor, but not the chunk.  Does that make sense?  This Chili recipe is for one […]

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The other day, I received a funny email from someone who subscribes to this crazy blog. This person noted that she loves my baking blog, but had a few questions. The first question was this: “Do you ever eat anything healthy?” The next question: “Your picture doesn’t make you look heavy…are you?” The third question: […]

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This is the easiest Cookie in the world to make, and one of the best! I’ve made several versions of Macaroons before, but bar none this simple little recipe is still the best of all. You only need four ingredients, one bowl and a spoon! If at all possible, use parchment paper on your cookie […]

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Many of you will think I’m NUTS for posting this! It’s not really even a recipe, but it still remains a family favorite. You don’t even have to go camping to enjoy foil dinners. We enjoy them several times a year. These foil dinners are quick, easy and always taste great. We are pretty plain […]

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Finally! I’ve been trying to post this for two hours now. Blogger just didn’t cooperate with me for some strange reason. Today has certainly been one of those days. Before I even got out of bed, my head was pounding. I get up with the birds along with my hard working husband, who leaves very early […]

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This is what I made for our dinner last night.  It’s really good and super easy to make on a busy night.  You could also use chicken breasts if you like.  This is a great way to tenderize both chicken and pork.  You only need about 30 minutes from start to finish, and leftovers are […]

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Is it dinner or breakfast? You choose. Tonight, this was our dinner, and it was yummy. My husband leaves the house by five or six o’clock in the early morning, and nobody is hungry at that time of day! Well….at least that’s my excuse for not making breakfast, and I’m sticking to it! I really […]

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For dinner tonight, I made one of my husbands favorites. I also like this dinner, but I don’t like rice, quite like he does. This stir-fry is fast, easy & delicious. The crispy fried bacon, really adds to the flavor of this dish. In fact, you can add just about any vegetable, and it would […]

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It’s raining again today, and rain puts me in the Baking Mood. This morning, I made these beautiful little devils! Palmiers are one of the most delicious little pastries you will ever make. They are also the fastest and simplest cookies ever. The delicate little cookies are certainly full of butter, sugar and calories. They […]

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Here is a delicious recipe from the Prepared Pantry. Most Hot Pockets are made with a yeast dough, similar to pizza dough. This recipe is fast and simple, because you don’t have to wait for the dough to rise. If you like hot biscuits, then you will enjoy these hot pockets. The biscuit dough is […]

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