Dinner was served….

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This is the yummy dinner that my husband and father in law cooked for us the other day. I got to sit back while the guys cooked. It was a nice feeling having the night off of cooking. That is one of the perks of living in the same house as my father in law.

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Awesome hamburgers – step by step

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My hamburgers usually turn out dry so I decided to watch my father in law make his hamburgers. His hamburgers always turn out perfect. So I followed him step by step when he made us hamburgers for dinner last weekend. Fry Mushrooms Prep hamburgers (season and put in pan) Use hamburger press while frying. Prep

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Fried Pork Chops on a bed of rice – #recipe

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Tonight I made a yummy Oven Fried Pork Chops recipe. I then placed the pork chops on a bed of rice. On the side we had salad and macaroni and cheese. Recipe for Oven Fried Pork Chops: Ingredients: 4 – 6 pork chops, trimmed2 tablespoons butter, melted2 tablespoons milk2 eggs, beatenblack pepper to taste1 1/2

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Homemade Jam – W/W

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Wordless Wednesday Homemade Strawberry Jam – Made in the Zojirushi BBC-X20 Bread maker All ingredients added Set machine to Jam Done Peanut butter and homemade jam.(On homemade bread) End results!

Red Velvet Cupcakes Recipe

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My daughter Brooke’s birthday is coming up so I decided to make Red Velvet cupcakes for her birthday at school. I have never made a homemade cake so I made some a little early to make sure it would be edible. Oh gosh did they come out great! Even the homemade frosting! I got the

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Zojirushi Bread Maker BBC-X20 Review

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I’ve have taken on the task of making our bread. My father-in-law has the Zojirushi BBC-X20 bread maker so I have been using that. I love the machine! I can make really good 50% wheat/%50 white bread. The first loaf I made was the 50/50. I used the basic wheat function. Which takes 3 hours

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Banana Bread Recipe

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  Today I decided to bake banana bread since our bananas were turning brown. So I went online and searched for a recipe. I found one close to what I wanted and proceeded to make changes that I thought would suit my family tastes. I wasn’t 100% happy with the bread though. It could have

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My Homemade Chili Recipe

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Here is my homemade chili recipe. 3.5#’s lean ground sirloin1 large onion1 jalapeno pepper1 green pepper1 tbls minced garlic4 stalks celery2 29oz tomato sauce1 15oz tomato sauce2 6oz tomato paste4 16 oz kidney beans1 30.5 oz mild chili beans8 14.5 diced tomatoes2 29 oz cans of water (rinsed out tomato sauce cans)4 tbls bacon bits1/2

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W/W – My Spaghetti Sauce

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W/W – Wordless Wednesday Here are pictures of my homemade spaghetti sauce. My kids love it.

Happy New Year’s Eve

If you are planning to go out please be careful. Make sure you bring a designated driver if you are planning to bring the new years in with a couple of drinks. I’ll be drinking some wine safely at home.  I’m actually in the process of deciding on a new blog name so I will

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Chocolate Oatmeal Cookie Recipe

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These cookies are absolutely awesome! I got the recipe off of allrecipes.com but made a change to it. I added white chocolate chips just to make it look nicer. So instead of just a 1/2 of chocolate chips I used 1 cup. Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies This is my entry for the Zanussi Cookers make every

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A wonderful Christmas

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We had a wonderful Christmas. My kids were very happy with what they received. The only noisy toys were 2 baby dolls that laugh, coo, and cry. And a My Little Pony that learns how to walk and a couple of games that go to the Leapster 2. Oh, my son also received the Thomas

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