Dinner last night – Roast in Crock Pot


No knife needed here! Pulls apart with fork. Yesterday morning I lugged the crock pot upstairs and made a deliciously very tender roast. Here’s how it went down. A local store had Boneless Beef English Roasts on sale. They had very little fat on them so hubby picked up two. I wasn’t sure if I

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Coffee Cup Microwave scrambled eggs – recipe


This morning I was too lazy to pull out a pan and make scrambled eggs so I decided to try those microwave scrambled eggs. It was easy and the kids like them. Ingredients:2 eggsmilkham (optional)cheese (optional)any other toppings are optional crack eggs into cup.add dash of milk.scramble well with fork. high power 40 secondsstir add

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Yoplait Lactose Free Yogurt #Review


I went out shopping at Meijers early this morning to stock up on food for the week. While in the yogurt department I saw Yoplait has a Lactose Free yogurt. I didn’t know about this! Did you? Since we have so many people in the family that is Lactose Intolerant I grabbed one to try.

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Dinner was served….


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


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


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


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


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


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


  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


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


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