Monthly Archives: May 2015

Mother’s Potato Salad

When husband saw the sweet gherkins in the grocery basket, he was not happy. He hates sweet pickles! And when I told him they were for a recipe, he whined “You know I hate sweet pickles!” But he loved this … Continue reading

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Yellow Squash Casserole

This casserole was good! It wasn’t as good as this one, but it was still good. Husband, who doesn’t like yellow squash, ate two helpings. rating: 8 Yellow Squash Casserole (All Recipes magazine, June/July/Aug. 2015) time needed: 50 min. Ingredients: … Continue reading

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Green Pea and Asparagus Soup with Poached Eggs and Toast

Well, I didn’t make the toast, but I did serve it with hot rolls! This soup was good, but I didn’t love it. I didn’t eat the leftovers, let me put it that way. I can just never get chunky … Continue reading

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“Chicken” Enchiladas and Enchilada Sauce

Here’s some MORE enchiladas for you! I made my own enchilada sauce! And it was good! For this recipe, I used Quorn Naked Cutlets in place of the chicken. I pan-fried them in some cooking spray until they were lightly … Continue reading

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Slow-Cooker Bean and Spinach Enchiladas

So husband does not care for corn tortillas. I used flour tortillas in place of corn tortillas in this dish to make him happy. BIG mistake. They get really gummy! They tasted okay, but the texture was off. I would … Continue reading

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Amish Egg Noodles

I got the widest egg noodles I could find, and they still weren’t as wide as the ones in the picture I saw of this recipe. Anywho, this recipe was a hit with my family! I thought they were kind … Continue reading

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Product review: Trader Joe’s Meatless Meatballs

Do you have a Trader Joe’s near you? The closest one to me is about an hour away. It’s always so crowded there, and I never know what to get. But a couple of weeks ago we were in the … Continue reading

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Cinnamon Bun Ice Cream

I think if I could have gotten the cream to reach “stiff peak” status, this would have worked for me! I beat that cream FOREVER, and it just wouldn’t get to where it needed to be. It did start to … Continue reading

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Creamy Tomato One-Pot Pasta

I thought this recipe was a little strange, putting the pasta in the water before it boiled, but it turned out to be really good! I prefer this one pot pasta recipe, but this one was still good. I forgot … Continue reading

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My new favorite lunch

For about two weeks now, I have eaten the same lunch. I call it my “super salad.” I start with a greens mix that I get at Wegmans called “Super Greens”. It has spinach, kale, and chard. Then I add … Continue reading

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