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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 14 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

My Blogoversary, a Giveaway, and Sopapilla Cheesecake

April 18, 2009 6:57 am Published by 118 Comments

Tomorrow is my actual blogoversary, but I’m doing my post for it today. It’s hard to believe it has been one whole year since I started this blog. Today’s post makes 303 total posts since I began. I am so grateful to Melanie at My Kitchen Cafe, she’s the one who inspired me to give... Read More

Blender Salsa |

Super Fast Blender Salsa

April 17, 2009 6:18 am Published by 22 Comments

My family is big fans of chips and salsa. My husband and boys love to eat them as a snack. When I saw this recipe from Prudy at Prudence Pennywise, it was a must try. I figured that it would be similar to salsa served at many Mexican restaurants. It was so yummy and just... Read More

Root Beer Cookies

April 16, 2009 6:13 am Published by 10 Comments

I love pizza with root beer, it’s one of my favorite combinations. So to go along with my pizza post a few days ago, I’m sharing these root beer cookies. This recipe comes from Lindsey from Cafe Johnsonia, she was featured along with this recipe at Make and Takes. Unlike the root beer float cake... Read More