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Recipes I've Shared:

Taco Junk (serving 1 cup)

A good meat stretching, high fiber meal!

Creole Shrimp Jambalaya

This recipe dates back to Civil War times.

Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

These "no bake" cookies are popular with adults and kids alike!

Sloppy Joes (Hunt's Manwich) 1/2 cup

Quick...not homemade...but still good!

Pizza

Makes 2 large, homemade pizzas!

Tuscany Garlic Bean Soup (Seaweed Beans)

My kids nicknamed this Seaweed Beans because the green parsley floats on top!

Black Bean Chicken

Good Crockpot Recipe!

Taco Meat (1/4 cup)

An inexpensive and quick dinner with ingredients you have on hand!

Chili

Basic Homemade Chili....simple preparation. Good crockpot recipe!


Incredible! (2 ratings)
Peanut Butter Crisp Cookies (1 cookie)

A cross between a peanut butter cookie and an oatmeal cookie....delightful!

Amish Breakfast Casserole

This is good the first time around
AND the second time as leftovers!

Hamburger Buns, Homemade

Homemade buns are always a treat.

Pumpkin Spice Muffins

This is a homemade version of the Weight Watcher's recipe that uses a dry spice cake mix.

Low in calories and high in vitamin A!


Incredible! (1 rating)
Quick Beef Stew

This stew can be on the table in under an hour...

Tortillas, Homemade

These are such a treat and so easy to make. It's a good recipe for older kids to help with.

Whole Wheat Rolls

These are wonderful wholegrain rolls...they can also be made with white flour, but of course they aren't as nutritious that way!

One Bowl Brownies

Easy to make with common ingredients on hand.

Cream Soup Substitute

I haven't tried this yet, but it's a homemade version of cream soup from ehow.com. I don't like using storebought cream soups b/c they almost always contain MSG in some form.

My Favorite Smoothie

Full of nutrition....a good breakfast or snack. The banana and orange make this smoothie sweet enough without needing to add any other sweetener.


Very Good (1 rating)
Oven Fries

A good alternative to frozen french fries.

Peanut Butter n' Honey Oatmeal Cookies

A healthier cookie by Quaker Kitchens.

Lucy's Pound Cake

A wonderful recipe to have on hand....wonderful pound cake made from common pantry ingredients.

Cheese Dip

Always a hit!

Fudge Cookies

Definitely a family favorite!

Carrot Spice Muffins

Delicious and good for you...the perfect match!

Dandy Candy

A healthier "candy" that kids can make themselves. The only caution is that they will want to eat too much!

Cornbread

A basic cornbread recipe.


Very Good (2 ratings)
Tunafish

Good for lunch or supper!

Hot Chocolate Fudge Cakes

The best part about this special dessert is the cakes can be refrigerated up to 2 days before baking! What a timesaver.....

Zucchini Bread

Grandma MaryAnn's recipe...the kids love this!
Great recipe for summer's bounty...

Black Bean Soup

A hearty, nutritious soup!

Date Bread

This bread uses dried fruit as its only sweetner and it's delicious!

Granola

Always a favorite!

Potato Salad

Plenty for a crowd!

Baked Beans

Good for a crowd!

Gumbo

You can use pork or chicken in this gumbo....cooked or uncooked. This is good to put in the crockpot in the morning and you'll have a tasty meal by supper.


Very Good (22 ratings)
Slow Cooker Pork Chops

This makes a nice juice, so be sure to serve with potatoes or rice!

Taco Seasoning, Homemade

This is very inexpensive to make and also free of preservatives and sugar. I keep a batch made up in my cabinet all the time.

Broccoli Salad (Paula Deen's Recipe)

This is a big hit at a church or family gathering!