Lemon Bundt Cake

  Lemon Bundt Cake – The Easy Way   Here’s the easy way to make a so awesome of a cake, that everyone will thinks it’s from scratch.  This secret can not only be used with this cake, but any cake you make.  I often get complimented on my “box” cakes because of these 2 things.  One, I always add a box of Jello instant pudding. Even if the box

Banana Bread Donuts

  Banana Bread Donuts   Basically, this is banana bread made to look like a donut. 🙂  I had to give my new donut making pan a try and I had some a banana bread mix here, so why not.  If you like banana bread, you’ll like this! Here’s the mix I used…   You can find these pans at most stores that sell kitchen accessories.  I got mine at

Orange Cheesecake

  Oranges n Cream Cheesecake Instead of Peaches n Cream Cheesecake, I made an Oranges & Cream Cheesecake. Too bad I can’t eat this sucker, cuz it’s lookin pretty darn good if I say so myself.  This was another “hubs request”.  Gotta keep the man full of good food. That way, he’s more likely to say yes when I ask for something 🙂  So, this is basically the same as


MY MEATLOAF I have tummy issues that keep me from eating many things, tomatoes being one. I know, sad right.  So, I had to come up with a meatloaf that I could eat and like.  This is not your traditional meatloaf with ketchup.  This is MY MEATLOAF. It’s easy to just eliminate the ketchup on top, but it leaves the meatloaf kinda dry, don’t you think. I decided to use


  SAUTEED SQUASH   How good does this look?  Would it look even better if I told you that this squash came from my garden?? Oh yeah!!   This is a favorite round my house.  When we started gardening years ago, it was a for sure thing that we would be growing squash.  Some years, I include zucchini, but this year, I only did the crook neck yellow squash. Squash

Blueberry Muffins

Blueberry Muffins with Cinnamon Crumble Top   These ain’t your ordinary blueberry muffins.  These have a cinnamon crumble on top which makes them Extra Special Blueberry Muffins.  I normally make easier meals than I have of late, but I’m trying to push myself to be able to be on my feet a little longer than norm for me. So, this is all from scratch.  You could easily make a packaged

Bacon Ranch Chicken

Bacon Ranch Chicken   Here is a great idea for your next family meal.  This doesn’t take long to prepare (other than marinating), but that’s easy to start. Then just take the marinated chicken out of the fridge and wrap the bacon and toss in the oven.  Pretty easy if you’re asking. Feeds up to 6 (possibly 8 if you have kids).  Serve with a veggie & pasta of your

Grilled Tuna and Cheese

Grilled Tuna & Cheese Sandwich Do you love tuna salad sandwiches?  If so, I think you’ll like this too…maybe better.   There are lots of grilled cheese sandwiches out there now. I decided to contribute to the craze.  I’m starting to figure out that I have to get involved with crazes and put my touch on it.  Think I’m competitive any?  Yup yup!    I love me a grilled cheese,

Banana Pudding Pie

Banana Pudding Pie     I came across this awesome recipe the other day for Peanut Butter Pie Crust.  It was literally haunting me throughout the day. I couldn’t stop thinking about it.  When I told my daughter about it, we started brainstorming on what we could put in it.  *Lightbulb flash*.  Banana Pudding. Bananas and Peanut Butter…duh!  This pie absolutely rocks!!  Wait until you try it!!   To make

Turkey Roll Ups

Turkey & Mozzarella Roll Ups Want a quick and easy meal?  Here it is!  Turkey & Mozzarella Roll Ups. This takes only a few ingredients and the ingredients that I have listed can be substituted for your favs.  These roll ups would be great for a party or get-together. Easy pick me up food! This is the first of my soon to be collection of recipes.  I have been inspired