Author Archives for Laura

Easy Breaded Chicken

February 13, 2010 6:15 am Published by 7 Comments

Years ago I learned to bread chicken from my husbands boss at work.  I know it’s weird, but that is where I learned the basics.  He had once worked in a kitchen at a country club and shared his knowledge with us when my husband and I were newly married.  Over the years now, I... Read More

Hot Fudge Pudding |

Hot Fudge Pudding

February 12, 2010 6:15 am Published by 8 Comments

Ok, I had to squeeze one more chocolaty dessert in before Valentine’s.  This recipe is one that I grew up on and still rely on it frequently.  I think my mom originally got it from a Betty Crocker cookbook. The recipe is simple and made with simple ingredients.  However, the results are an ooey gooey... Read More

Chive and Onion Potatoes plus a giveaway

February 11, 2010 6:15 am Published by 129 Comments

Today’s recipe comes from the cookbook Make-Ahead Meals For Busy Moms by Jane Doiron.  I know that many of you that follow my blog fit into the “busy mom” category and I am pretty sure that the rest of you fit into the “busy” category.  So I was excited to check  this cookbook out . ... Read More

Pulled Chicken Suiza Sammies |

Pulled Chicken Suiza Sammies

February 10, 2010 6:15 am Published by 9 Comments

Today’s recipe is a Rachael Ray recipe that I saw adapted over at Taste and Tell.  She made the recipe more like what I would have done. The original recipe called for crème fraîche and she changed it to sour cream.  This sandwich is quick to put together and it’s delicious.  This sandwich also has... Read More

Quick Migas

February 8, 2010 6:17 am Published by 7 Comments

Ok, so I must let you know that up until now I have never tried migas.  I have seen the on The Pioneer Woman’s site and I have seen Rachael Ray make them, but I just haven’t gotten around to trying them until now.  I came across a recipe for quick and easy migas at... Read More

Chocolate-Frosted Heart Cookies

February 6, 2010 6:15 am Published by 2 Comments

Heart shaped cookies always seem to be a part of Valentine’s Day.  I usually go for traditional sugar cookies, but I decided to give a new recipe for Chocolate Frosted Heart Cookies  from my recent issue of Simple and Delicious a try.  I did change the recipe slightly.  This is a fun new cookie.  It’s... Read More

Creamy Pina Colada Salad

February 4, 2010 6:15 am Published by 6 Comments

If you like pina coladas, then you’ll love today’s recipe.  This is a yummy salad recipe that I created from a base recipe which came from my sister-in-law.  The base of the salad is yogurt, cool whip, and instant pudding mix.  You can take that base, mix flavors and then add whatever fruit you want... Read More

Hazelnut Crescent Rolls

February 3, 2010 6:15 am Published by 14 Comments

Today’s recipe is another one from Simple and Delicious.  I told you this last issue had a ton of great recipes.  This one is so simple and so easy.  You only need 4 ingredients and one of them happens to be a favorite of mine, crescent rolls.  The recipe also calls for chocolate hazelnut spread... Read More