Quick Beef Stew

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On a cold day, my family likes no meal better than this. And, although I have a recipe for stew that calls for everything but the kitchen sink, this is a quick and tasty recipe that you can make in about 15-20 minutes. Sometimes, I put a pan of cornbread in the oven, and by … Read more

Chicken Vegetable soup

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Fresh chicken makes this soup healthy and tasty. Using boneless, skinless chicken thighs, helps this soup cook-up tender and moist. Also, I like to cube the chicken before cooking so folks can chow down without need for a fork and knife–just a spoon. This dish is really versatile . . . I’ve cooked it when on … Read more

Quick Tuna Salad

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Tuna salad is one of my favorite lunch (or light supper) foods, but I won’t eat just any old tuna. I like mayonnaise, egg, pickles, cheese, pecans, celery and celery seed (all the good stuff) in my tuna salad. However, if I get a craving flung upon me, and I just GOT to have some, … Read more

Mamma’s Famous Roasted Chicken

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This 3-ingredient chicken dish is so easy that I almost hate to even mention it, but it is so VERY tasty! I got the idea from a Cracker Barrel restaurant, where they bake a quarter chicken with veggies in foil and call it Fireside Chicken (and only serve it during some specific season–I can’t remember which). … Read more