Author Archives for Laura

Peanut Butter Truffle Brownies

April 30, 2009 6:14 am Published by 21 Comments

Here is another great recipe that brings together that wonderful combination of chocolate and peanut butter. It’s recipe that I got from Betty Crocker. Any recipe that has “Truffle” in the name is good in my book. If you have made the recipe that I have posted before for layered peanut butter bars then you... Read More

Chow Mein Chicken Salad |

Chow Mein Chicken Salad

April 29, 2009 6:18 am Published by 3 Comments

I am really starting to get the feel of spring. It’s getting me to want more spring type food. This recipe was one I found on Good Stuff Maynard. It’s a recipe from Shanna K. I usually always like her recipes. I did change the recipe a little to fit my family’s tastes. It is... Read More

Tropical Fruit Dip

April 28, 2009 6:09 am Published by 8 Comments

This recipe is one that I’ve been holding on to since November. I saw it on Priscilla Bakes, which happens to be one of my favorite sites to visit. This is a very talented girl. Well, now that spring is here along with the wonderful fresh fruit, it was time to pull this recipe out... Read More

Quick Crustless Quiche |

Quick Crustless Quiche

April 27, 2009 6:22 am Published by 18 Comments

I had a recipe for crustless quiche. I wanted to make it, but could not find the recipe. So I went searching the web for something similar. I found one on and adapted it to be close to my original recipe and it turned out great. It’s a quick and easy recipe to whip... Read More

7-Up Salad

April 25, 2009 6:25 am Published by 13 Comments

Here is a great recipe for 7-Up Salad that I found on What’s For Dinner … and dessert? I always like a good jell-o salad and this recipe was different from what I have made in the past. When I served this, my husband said his mom use to make a jell-o salad just like... Read More

Chocolate Mousse Filled-Cream Puffs

April 24, 2009 6:06 am Published by 17 Comments

Just a little bit ago I shared my recipe for eclairs. Eclairs are one of my absolute favorite desserts. If you can’t have an eclair, the next best thing is a cream puff. Cream puffs are usually missing that delicious chocolate icing on top, but are still very tasty. I recently came across this recipe... Read More

Strawberries and Cream Dessert Squares

April 23, 2009 5:46 am Published by 10 Comments

Strawberries are easily found right now in the grocery store. They have also been available for a great price. I have been able to get them for 99 cents a pound! How can you resist getting a pound or two? With some of my strawberries, I decided to make this recipe from the Betty Crocker... Read More

Chicken Manchurian

April 22, 2009 6:17 am Published by 9 Comments

This is another great Chinese recipe that I adapted from Blog Chef. I always make these type of dishes my cheater way, with popcorn chicken. It is so simple and easy to make these great Chinese dishes. Just cook the chicken and mix with the homemade sauce. Chicken Manchurian 1 pound of cooked popcorn chickenThe... Read More

Lemon Blueberry Muffins and Giveaway Winners

April 21, 2009 6:21 am Published by 6 Comments

Lemon and blueberry are two flavors that often found together. These two great flavor come together again in this recipe for Lemon Blueberry Muffins. This muffin gets a great start from a lemon cake mix. This recipe is similar to one I posted before for cake mix muffins. This is a recipe that I found... Read More

Enchilada Stack

April 20, 2009 6:22 am Published by 7 Comments

This is a recipe that I’ve probably been making for at least 10 years now. I adapted it from a recipe I got from a Quick Cooking Magazine (now called Simple and Delicious). The great thing about this recipe is most of the work is done in the microwave so this dish is quick to... Read More