Category: For The Love Of…

Loving Quesadillas 0

Loving Quesadillas

I love quesadillas – some people throw all their leftovers into a soup – me!  I throw everything into a quesadilla.  On the menu:Two wheat wrapsMexican cheese mixChickenMexicornSalsa (optional)Sour Cream (optional) I do have...

Poke Pineapple Cake 0

Poke Pineapple Cake

Cake batter (1/2 the batter)Apples/cinnamon/sugarCake batter (remainder of batter)     Cook until batter is finished     Cool cakeBoil crushed pineapple and add sugar     CoolPoke holes in cooled cakePour cooled pineapple mixture on topHomemade...

My Special Lunch 0

My Special Lunch

My New Lunch Roasted chicken Green Pepper Salad Greens Spinach Baby Cucumber Sweet Tomatoes Dressing:  Lite Raspberry Walnut Vinegarette Mixed With Lite Honey Mustard (never satisfied with just one flavor – I need to...

Snow Ice Cream 2

Snow Ice Cream

I have several recipes for snow ice cream – this is recipe number 1.  Pardon the low light photos – that happens when you lose power in a blizzard. 10 cups of snow1 can...

Pancakes from Scratch 1

Pancakes from Scratch

My kids wanted pancakes today and after agreeing to it – I realized I had no pancake mix. Ordinarily that would have stopped me in my tracks – purely out of habit.  But this...

Mini Pizza – Fun to Make and Fun to Eat 2

Mini Pizza – Fun to Make and Fun to Eat

I am a huge fan of making anything I can in muffin tins.  It makes it so much easier for the kids to grab and eat and generally the kids are willing to help...

Child’s Play Cookies 7

Child’s Play Cookies

This is how we make cookies (one of the many ways).  We make our sugar cookies as if we are playing with playdough.  We start with the easy package of Betty Crocker sugar cookie...

Want a Quick Snack? 2

Want a Quick Snack?

This is called a 3-2-1 cupcake.  You can find them all over the internet.  To make them you need one box Angel Food Cake mix and one box any other flavor cake mix.  I...