Easy Lobster Mac & Cheese

Happy Cinco de Mayo! Hope everyone will enjoy some good Mexican food today! I have no mexican dishes to blog today so instead will let you in on a great meal idea you can get at Costco. Had dinner at a friend’s home last night. She served Lobster Mac & Cheese and it was simply delicious! […]

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Cheese Wafers

These crackers are wonderful for showers, parties, football games or just for you to sit and munch on! A friend served these last week at a shower and I had to have the recipe to share with you! Thanks to A. for sharing with us! You will not be able to eat just one. I […]

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Barbie’s Spaghetti Sauce

My mom was a very good cook and I loved everything she made. She was not a fancy cook and did not venture out into a lot of varied menus, but we especially loved when she cooked her spaghetti. It is more on the simple side, but after the 3 hours of simmering is absolutely my […]

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Favorite Candy?

It’s one day after Valentine’s Day and NO I am not finishing up a box of chocolates. However, I do have a lifetime sweet tooth and love nothing more than a good candy bar.  USA Today did a top 50 candy list today and I thought I would share the top ten favorites. #10- Hershey Bar #9- […]

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Bubba Burger

If you are ever traveling through Eureka, Montana (population 998) then you should  must stop and take a break. This is the cutest little town with lots of darling shops and it is home to the Bubba Burger. This burger is made from a mesquite-fired patty with spicy Cajun sausage, jumbo shrimp, chipotle sauce, and cheddar cheese […]

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Chinese Ginger Chicken

This recipe is one of my favorites! My sweet friend cooks it in the summer in Montana so she does not have to heat her kitchen when it is really hot. This recipe is so very easy, but the ginger makes it seem like you have done something very special when you really haven’t. We usually have […]

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Ev’s Vegetable Soup

We love soup in the winter and my mother-in-law’s vegetable soup has always been among our favorites. It is easy as well as filling and tasty. This recipe makes enough to feed a family of four to six. Very good served with cornbread or rolls. If you have left over soup you may want to […]

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Holiday Pecan Pie

I do not know where I got this particular recipe, but it is the one I have used since I was married. I really love Pecan Pie, especially at Thanksgiving and Christmas. However, I am very fussy about the filling. I love the pie filling to be a pretty light color instead of a darker filling. This […]

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Bridesmaid Luncheon Today

Just arrived home from helping host a bridesmaid luncheon. What a fun day! We started the luncheon with a glass of champagne. We had a lovely menu. This was a special day for a special bride. I love days like this. Trio Salad Pasta Salad, Tuna Salad and Chicken Salad with Almonds & Grapes on a bed of  […]

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Vanilla Wafer Cake

This recipe came from my sister’s mother in law. Every Christmas Eve she would arrive at our celebration with this cake. Every year I was always eager for our main course to be finished so we could start dessert and I could enjoy this cake!  We continue this tradition as it is my all time favorite cake. We even have a local […]

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Spicy Saltines

This recipe came from a good friend of mine, Diane, who passed away last year. She was a terrific cook and always had the favorite food at every party she attended. She used to bring this recipe to many functions where we just had snacks and everyone always clamored to get to these crackers first! When […]

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Blueberry Muffins

Try this Raleigh House Blueberry Muffin recipe this weekend! Your family will love them. Quick and easy. This recipe was from the 1950s when it was hard to purchase fresh blueberries. Use fresh! (Click on photo to enlarge recipe)

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Orange Rolls

Here is a fabulous orange roll recipe from the Raleigh House which is no longer in operation. The rolls are the best I have ever tasted and if you make them you can be assured you will have not even have one roll left. They are that good! (Click on recipe/photos to enlarge) For more […]

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Pink Lemonade Pie

This is an old recipe that was was my #1 son’s favorite pie when he was growing up. Son #2 liked it also. This is so easy and great on a hot summer day. The key is to make homemade graham cracker crust instead of buying ready made crust. Be sure and cool crust before […]

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