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Beef Taco Bake

May 15, 2009 6:13 am Published by 10 Comments

My family loves Mexican food. This Mexican dish is one that I’ve been making for years. I got the recipe off a can of Campbell’s tomato soup. It’s simple to make and is a big family pleaser. You can adjust the spice according to your tastes by the type of salsa you use. I make... Read More

Easy Crescent Danish Rolls

May 13, 2009 6:27 am Published by 16 Comments

I must say that I love a good cream cheese danish. Thanks to this recipe from a 1996 Pillsbury cook booklet I’ve been able to make my own at home. Of course this recipe uses one of my all time favorite ingredients – the crescent roll! These are easy to put together and you can... Read More

Lo Mein

May 12, 2009 6:08 am Published by 3 Comments

The other day I was trying to figure out what to do with some left over pork loin I had in my fridge. I came across this recipe for Lo Mein at Blog Chef. I didn’t have everything the recipe called for so I just improvised with what I had in the house. It worked... Read More

Quick Potato Rolls

May 11, 2009 6:15 am Published by 6 Comments

I found this recipe for potato rolls on Bunny’s Warm Oven. This recipe was calling to be because of the quick factor. These rolls are ready in an hour. What helps speed up these rolls is you put the pan over another pan filled with boiling water to raise the rolls. It absolutely worked. You... Read More

Chocolate Strawberry Crispy Pie

May 9, 2009 6:48 am Published by 6 Comments

If you are looking for a last minute dessert for Mother’s Day, here it is. This pie is easy to put together, but also looks impressive. Angel Shannon shared this recipe recently on Good Things Utah ( a local TV show). Only thing you need to make this pie is a microwave. Before serving, you... Read More

Blueberry Pancakes (from a muffin mix)

May 8, 2009 5:58 am Published by 4 Comments

I love it when I can find multiple uses for an item. I like to know that I can make cookies from a cake mix. This recipe is that same kind of idea and it comes from Betty Crocker. You can make blueberry pancakes from a Betty Crocker blueberry muffin mix. You even use the... Read More

Brownies Samoa

May 7, 2009 6:15 am Published by 8 Comments

If I had to pick one girl scout cookie as a family favorite it would have to be the Samoa cookie. My kids aren’t big coconut eaters, but they will beg for a Samoa cookie. When I saw this recipe on Priscilla Bakes I had to try it. It is fairly simple to make and... Read More

One Hour Wheat Bread

May 6, 2009 6:15 am Published by 21 Comments

I love homemade bread but never make it because the process is too long. I just stick with many of my quick roll recipes. Not anymore! When I saw this recipe posted by Chelsea on Mmm…Cafe. I had to try it. Homemade wheat bread in an hour! Yes it is possible! Now it took me... Read More

Peachy Fruit Salad

May 5, 2009 6:04 am Published by 3 Comments

My local grocery store recently had cans of peach pie filling on sale. I had to stock up with some specifically for this recipe. I got this recipe years ago from a Quick Cooking magazine (now called Simple and Delicious). The peach pie filling makes this salad a breeze to put together. It also uses... Read More