Recipes Okra and Tomatoes

Okra and Tomatoes You’ll need: 2 1/2 cups frozen or fresh okra4 large plum tomatoes sliced in half lengthwise1 large clove of garlic, minced2 whole scallions with greens, choppedTamari or soy sauce to tastepinch of sea salt3 tablespoons olive (or safflower) oil1/4 teaspoon dried oreganoa …

Product Reviews Snickers Bar

We all know what to expect if we decide a Snickers bar is required. Delicious milk chocolate mixed with nuts and caramel in bar form. Snickers are amongst my favorite chocolate bars so I’m nearly always to be found with at least one packet in …

Recipes Macaroni and Cheese

Traditional Baked Macaroni & Cheese: One of my kids favorites and I’m sure it will be the same for you and your families. 3 c milk2 oz Parmigiano – grated1 tbsp shortening5 strips bacon3 tbsp butter3 tbsp flour2 tsp ground mustard2 squirts Worcestershire sauce3 squirts …

Easy Recipes for Kids

Chex Muddy BuddiesMy grandmother called them “Puppy Chow”, but whatever you choose to call it. They are simply delicious (and addictive), they are a real hit at our house and are simple to make. 9 cups Chex cereal (any variety)1 cup semisweet chocolate chips1/2 cup …

Chocolate Ganache

Chocolate ganache – it is all about flavor. The method is simple; the ingredients are few: Basically chocolate, cream, and sometimes butter. * Only the finest chocolate, selected to your taste; the richest cream; and the sweetest butter will do. * Warmed to 90-degrees, ganache …

Chicken Fried Rice

Chicken Fried Rice, Thai style (Kao Paht Gai) Thai cuisine remains a favorite for most Americans. It is not necessary to go to a Thai restaurant to have a nice spicy plate of Thai fried rice. This dish can be easily prepared at home with …

Cake Recipes

Strawberry Chocolate Mousse Cake: Yield: 12 servings. 1 cup (about 5 ounces) chocolate cookie or chocolate graham cracker crumbs3 tablespoons melted butter or margarine2 pint baskets California strawberries, stemmed and halved2 cups (12 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips1/2 cup water2 tablespoons light corn syrup2 1/2 cups …

Poultry

Maybe you picked up a supermarket rotisserie chicken this week and now have a couple of cups of delicious, cooked, chicken meat you don’t know what to do with. Or maybe you already had a meal of roast chicken but have a lot of picked …

Recipes Tomato Pie

The final days of summer welcome cooler nights and a bountiful tomato harvest, making late summer and early fall the perfect time of year to savor a piping hot tomato pie. If you can find fresh heirloom tomatoes (such as Cherokee Purples) at your local …