Baked Apples, Applesauce, Slow Cooker Apple Butter, Apple Crisp

Baked Apples 6 apples ½ cup chopped walnuts ½ cup milk ½ cup sugar ½ teas ground cinnamon ½ teas ground nutmeg 3 Tbsp flour Peel, core and slice the apples. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Spray a 2-quart casserole dish with cooking spray. Place the sliced apples in a large mixing bowl. In […]

General Tao Chicken

General Tao Chicken 2 lbs. boneless skinless chicken breasts2 eggs  ¼ cup cornstarch6 Tbsp flour  1 teas baking powder½ cup vegetable oil  4 teas sesame oil½ cup green onion, chopped  ½ cup water¼ cup white vinegar  ½ cup sugar2 Tbsp. cornstarch  2 Tbsp low sodium soy sauce¼ cup oyster sauce  ¼ cup catsupSalt & pepper to taste  […]

Brussels Sprouts Recipes 

Roasted Brussels Sprouts  1 ½ lbs. Brussels sprouts3 Tbsp olive oil  Salt & pepper to taste  Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.  Clean the Brussels sprouts, trim the ends and remove any yellow leaves.  Place all the ingredients in a plastic zip bag and shake to coat the sprouts.  Spray a baking sheet with cooking spray.  Pour […]

Sour Beef and Dumplings 

Sour Beef and Dumplings  5 lbs. lean beef4 large onions, sliced  2 tsp salt1 cup sugar  1 1lb. box gingersnaps1 small box pickling spices  1 qt. waterin cheesecloth bag  2 qts. vinegar3 carrots, sliced  Be sure the pickling spices are in the cheesecloth bag and the bag is tied so the spices do not fall into […]

Chicken Pot Pie, Chicken A La King, Creamy Chicken and Vegetables 

Creamy Chicken and Vegetables  1 ½ lbs. boneless, skinless chicken breasts or thighs1 ½ cups milk  1 cup chicken broth3 Tbsp butter or margarine  1 small onion, chopped1 cup chopped celery  1/3 cup flour1 16 oz bag frozen mixed vegetables  1 Tbsp chopped parsley1 pie crust   1 egg, lightly beatenSalt & pepper to taste  Thaw frozen vegetables.  In a […]


Muffins  2 cups flour½ teas salt  1 Tbsp baking powder2 Tbsp sugar  1 cup milk1 egg, beaten  3 Tbsp butter or margarine, melted  Preheat oven to 425 degrees F.  Spray muffin tins with cooking spray.  In mixing bowl, sift together the flour, salt, baking powder and sugar.  In small bowl combine the milk, beaten egg […]

Green Beans 

Green Bean Casserole  2 10 oz. packages frozen green beans1 can cream of mushroom soup  ¼ cup milk1 3 oz can French fried onions  Cook beans according to package directions until tender, drain.  Spray 2 qt. baking dish with cooking spray. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.   Place green beans in casserole, add the mushroom soup, milk and ½ the can of […]

Pork Chop Recipes 

Pork chops are a very popular meat.  The pork chopped is often fried, grilled, roasted and sometimes stuffed.  You can purchase pork chops either with the bone or boneless.  Pork is cooked more thoroughly than beef and so you need to be careful your pork chops do not dry out.  Some people like to brine […]

Basic Pie Crust, Apple Crumb Pie, Coconut Custard Pie And Peach Pie Recipes 

Basic Pie Crust for one crust  1 ¼ cups flour¼ teas salt  ½ cup chilled shortening3 Tbsp cold water  Recipe for making 2 pie crusts  2 cups flour¼ teas salt  2/3 cup chilled shortening4 to 6 teas cold water  Note:  Crisco is often used as the shortening  Sift the flour and salt together.  Use a […]


When you purchase fresh salmon (or any fresh fish) you want the fish to be firm, moist and without any odor except a fresh fish odor.  Baked Salmon Steaks with Herbs  2 salmon steaks¼ cup oil  1 clove garlic, minced1 lemon, juiced  ½ teas thyme2 Tbsp chopped fresh parsley  Salt & pepper to taste  Remove the bones, […]