Tag Archives: half and half

Sausage quiche with hash brown crust

This recipe is one of my favorites.  It is easy to make.  It can be done up ahead of time.  You can serve it for breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner. You can also tweak this recipe to your taste. Sausage Quiche with hash brown crust 3 Cups shredded hash brown potatoes 1/2 stick of butter […]

Banana Nut Cake

We celebrated our son’s Birthday this week.  Joe requested Banana Nut Cake.  The most difficult thing about this cake was finding bananas ripe enough to make the cake.  I hope you enjoy this as much as we did. Banana Nut Cake 3 bananas mashed (make sure they are yellow) 2 1/3 cups flour (I used […]

Shrimp Curry

I am a huge fan of Indian food. I had never attempted to make it at home before. I received a spice packet from karen’s spice kitchen. I make Chicken Tikka Masala and it was delicious. After that, I decided to make Shrimp Curry. I love International flavors. This is a gourmet meal you can […]

Smoky Mac and Cheese

The Butcher’s birthday was this past Sunday. We celebrated all week. I made the Butcher’s favorite dishes. One of his all time favorites is macaroni and cheese. I am not a fan so I don’t usually make it. I knew I had to step up to the plate for his birthday. I searched online but […]

Caramel Sauce

Just seeing the title of this blog makes me smile.  I wanted to surprise the Butcher with a special dessert on Sunday so I made apple pie, with apples I picked myself, home-made vanilla ice cream, and caramel sauce.  I know this sounds a bit indulgent, and believe me it was, but sometimes you just […]

Strawberry Ice Cream

I went to Rittman Orchards and picked fresh strawberries.  I have not done this since I was a child and forced to do this with my family–child labor laws were not in effect back then.  Isn’t it funny how things are much more enjoyable when you, as an adult, decide to do things, compared to […]

I Scream, You Scream, We all Scream for Ice Cream

Is it just me, or has this summer taken you back to the summers of your childhood?  I have joined the Wadsworth Women’s Tennis League this year and I am running and playing.  I am having a great time.  By the way, I am not great at tennis; However, it is a great way to […]