Appetizer Recipes 

Deviled Eggs  6 hard-boiled eggs 3 Tbsp mayonnaise or Miracle Whip  1 teas yellow mustard salt and pepper to taste  Paprika  Remove shells from eggs and slice eggs in half.  Remove yolks from eggs and place in mixing bowl.  Mis egg yolks with mayonnaise or miracle whip, mustard and salt and pepper.  Fill the egg […]

Breakfast Casseroles 

Bacon and Cheese Casserole  1 lb. cooked bacon 4 eggs  6 slices bread ½ lb. shredded cheddar cheese  2 cups milk1 teas dry mustard  Small can mushrooms, drained, optional salt and pepper to taste  Grease 9 x 13 baking dish.  Tear the bread into pieces and place in bottom of baking dish.  Crumble bacon and sprinkle over bread.  Sprinkle cheese over bacon […]

Pasta and Shrimp Recipes 

Shrimp with Garlic Butter  1 lb fresh shrimp 3 Tbsp butter or margarine  ¼ cup chopped fresh parsley 6 oz fettuccini pasta  3 cloves garlic, minced 1/3 cup white wine  1 Tbsp lemon juice salt and pepper to taste  Peel and devein the fresh shrimp.  Cook pasta according to package directions and set aside.  Meanwhile in a large […]

Shrimp Creole 

Creole type dishes originate with the Creole people of Louisiana.  Creole dishes can be prepared in any number of ways, but they all include the Holy trinity of onions, celery and bell peppers.  Instead of shrimp, chicken or other types of seafood may be used to make the creole dish.  Creole dishes are usually served […]

Oyster Stew and Clam Chowders 

Oyster stew is a quick and easy delicious dish to make. There are two things you need to keep in mind when making the oyster stew.  First, do not let the milk boil and second do not overcook the oysters or they will become tough.  Oyster Stew  3 Tbsp. butter 1 cup half and half […]

Baked Ham with Raspberry Glaze 

If you want to prepare a meal that looks like you went to a good deal of effort, but the preparation was simple and easy, try this recipe featuring raspberry glazed ham.  You can continue the simplicity of preparing the meal by adding potatoes baked in the oven along with the ham.  Start your meal […]

Home and Garden Furniture 

You’ve enclosed a large patio with glass and screens so it can be used as a room.  You’ve carpeted the floor with indoor/outdoor carpeting, installed ceiling fans and perhaps air conditioning.  You may even have installed a fireplace and set aside a portion of the area as a kitchen which is stand alone and separate from […]

Organize Your Tool Box 

It’s very irritating when you need to do a home project and you cannot locate the tool you need for the task.  You know you have the right screwdriver somewhere.  You just don’t remember where you put it when you used it last.   If your tools were all together in your tool box, and the […]

Stay Organized 

You’ve taken the time, expended the energy, and now your life is organized.  Having organized your life you are better able to manage your time, your resources and your money.  An organized life means your mind is clear and objective and able to focus so that you can achieve what you set out to do.  To stay […]

Air Fryers and Convection Ovens 

The latest craze in cooking is the air fryer.  These appliances allow you to cook food crisp while using little or no oil.  The hot air circulation in the air fryer gives the needed amount of heat to cook food evenly.  What a minute you may be thinking.  Convection ovens also cook using hot air circulation to […]