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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It’s Been A Party In My Mouth

Today was supposed to be the day cowboy and I were going to start eating healthy after all the” jillions” of calories we have had in the last few weeks. This morning we talked about it over Monkey Bread and Vanilla Wafer Cake and big cold glasses of milk. This is the way it goes every year for […]

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Santa Was Here

Hope you woke to a wonderful Christmas morning! I have several tin fold up nativities that are made in Mexico. They are so sweet. You just open them and each animal folds out and when you are finished you just fold them back up. These are one of my favorites. They are the first decoration […]

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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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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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Raleigh House Cheesecake

This is a really yummy and easy Raleigh House cheesecake that you can make in a 8 or 9 inch pie plate. It has a rich and creamy filling that is firm, but not hard like New York Cheesecakes. It is one of my favorite desserts! When making my homemade graham cracker crust I use these graham cracker crumbs which […]

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Soapa

This is a “oldie” from way back, but continues to be a family favorite. It is very simple, yet so very tasty! There are many versions of this casserole. This recipe came from a neighbor years ago and is the one we have used throughout the years. Soapa (also known as King Ranch Casserole) 1 chicken boiled […]

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I Love Key Lime Pie!

Do you love Key Lime Pie as much as I do?  A friend made this at a party we hosted two summers ago and it remains my favorite Key Lime Pie recipe. The key ingredient is the Nellie and Joe’s Key West Lime Juice. This pie is perfect for a party or simply for your family. No […]

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