dinner, Family Recipe, Gluten Free, Pork, Recipes, write 31 2017

What I Like About Fall and “Soy Sauce” Pork Chops (GF, DF, Paleo, W30)- Blog Post #13

I didn't feel good on Wednesday night so I did not get this post up for the week.  Headache and tiredness.  Yuck!  It was an early night for me. This week's prompt is what do I like about fall.  The flavors of fall - cinnamon, nutmeg, and cloves Pumpkin Spice Latte, Maple Pecan Lattes, and… Continue reading What I Like About Fall and “Soy Sauce” Pork Chops (GF, DF, Paleo, W30)- Blog Post #13

christmas making and baking, Dessert, Family Recipe, Holiday/Christmas, Recipes

My Grandma’s Fudge – Christmas Making and Baking 2016

Have you ever done or bought something but did not know why?  A few weeks ago, I bought some marshmallow creme/fluff because I wanted fudge.  Then I kept looking for a recipe that used marshmallow creme.  I didn't find any recipes that I would want to make.   The other day I was looking for a Sharpie… Continue reading My Grandma’s Fudge – Christmas Making and Baking 2016

Dessert, Family Recipe, Recipes, Snacks

Finger Jello

When I was younger, my mom would make this dessert / snack.  She would take the finger jello to church or even to Rainbow receptions.  When I eat finger jello, I'm reminded of my youth. When the boys were younger, I made this dessert/ snack once or twice but for some reason hadn't made any… Continue reading Finger Jello

Chicken, easy, Family Recipe, Pasta, Quick, Recipes

Aunt Missy’s Easy Skillet Chicken Parmesan

A few years ago, my aunt sent me a little stand up photo album with family favorite recipes.  When I was menu planning this week, I decided to check out those recipes.  I ended up choosing to make her chicken Parmesan.  It's a one skillet recipe and done in less than 30 minutes.  Score! I… Continue reading Aunt Missy’s Easy Skillet Chicken Parmesan

Dips, easy, Family Recipe, Ingredients, pudding, Recipes, whipping cream

Pudding Fruit Dip

About 15 years ago, my mother-in-law and father-in-law were on the Adkins' diet.  They created a dip/ dessert that we used to eat with cut strawberries.  Their recipe contained sugar free pudding.  Usually the pudding was either cheesecake flavored or white chocolate flavored. When I was a new teacher, I would make this recipe with… Continue reading Pudding Fruit Dip

Dessert, Family, Family Recipe, Grandma, Holiday/Christmas, Pecans, Recipes, Snacks

My Aunt Janet’s Pecan cookies – Christmas Making and Baking

This blog post was originally posted in 2013.  I did not have any pictures of the actual cookie so I've added a picture of the cookie. Sunday was All Saints' Sunday.  I got nostalgic so I decided to make these cookies.  I didn't realize when I made the cookie that it made a BIG batch.  I made at… Continue reading My Aunt Janet’s Pecan cookies – Christmas Making and Baking

Dessert, Family Recipe, Ice cream, Imaginative one, Nut free, Recipes, Snacks, Wee one

Cream Soda Ice Cream

This is our family's favorite ice cream that my in-laws make.  They only make it for special occasions   At the end of the school year, my mother-in-law contacts my sons' teachers and asks if they mind her bringing some of the ice cream to share with their classmates.  It is a way for them to celebrate… Continue reading Cream Soda Ice Cream

Dessert, Eat at home ingredient spotlight, Family Recipe, Grandma, Holiday/Christmas, Recipes, Salad

Grandma’s White Salad

I have so many memories of this salad.  One of my best memories is from when I worked at Walt Disney World in 1995.  My grandma sent me various family recipes so that I could have a little bit of home while down there.  When Thanksgiving time came, I decided I would make a Thanksgiving… Continue reading Grandma’s White Salad