Category Archives: What’s for dinner?

Helen Abbot Pie…Yumm!

My mom was an avid cook.  She collected recipes from many different sources.  One recipe she collected was the best summer pie ever.  We fondly called it “Helen Abbott Pie”.   I’m sure it was from a magazine somewhere, but … Continue reading

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Emeals

I decided this year to do two things for me.  One – take some much-needed “me time” so I don’t lose my mind. Two – come up with a way to plan meals that are different, but at the same time … Continue reading

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Garlicky Chicken and Broccoli

I joined Weight Watchers this month.  I have decided that I need to decide whether to become a bowling ball or get my act together.  I decided that I need to get my act together. At the meetings, they typically … Continue reading

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Mom’s Sweet and Sour Sauce

I finally remembered to get a copy of my mom’s Sweet and Sour Sauce.  She has been making this since we lived in Japan when I was little.   I think I  have been trying to remember to get the … Continue reading

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Crock Pot Oatmeal

Here’s another recipe circulating Facebook.     I’m not sure who to credit for it, but it sure looks good.  It is in the crock-pot ready to go.  I’m always on the look-out for a recipe that uses my crock … Continue reading

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Oven Roasted Potatoes and Sausage

OVEN ROASTED POTATOES AND SAUSAGE This is the before picture…..didn’t get an after picture, the kids attacked it! Ingredients: •1 package (at least 1 lb) of your favorite sausage, (Hillshire was what I used, gotta love Sam’s prices!) •4-5 decent-sized … Continue reading

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Garlic & Lemon Chicken with Green Beans & Red Potatoes

I have seen a boat of recipes pass through my news feed on Facebook lately.  I decided since I am absolutely stuck in a rut when it comes to cooking that I am actually going to try some.  This is … Continue reading

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