Marinated, Grilled Chicken

This is a melt in your mouth, family favorite.  It's best if marinated overnight. ingredients 5 chicken breasts or quarters 3 medium cloves garlic ½ tsp salt 1⁄3 cup brown sugar 3 Tbsp grainy mustard ¼ cup...

Eleven Herbs and Spices Oven-Fried Chicken Tenders

Rather than pop over to a drive-thru near you for a taste of southern deep fry, try this slimmed version of oven fried chicken. It has all the flavor but is light on the calories.

Orange-Hoisin Glazed Cornish Hen, Stuffed with Sausage Apple Brown Rice

Ingredients 2 Cornish Hens 2 Tablespoons olive oil 2 Tablespoons butter, melted (for basting) Stuffing 2 Tablespoons olive oil 1 Aidells Chicken Apple Sausage, cut into 1/4" cubes (from Costco) 1/4 cup green onions, chopped 1/2 apple,...

Corn and Cauliflower Soup

Potato soup is a recipe I remember my mom making often. I’m sure it was one of those things that was cheap and could expand to feed a lot of people.

Cinnamon-Streusel Coffeecake

Cinnamon and Butter? Yes, Please. Oh, yum! Some dear friends of ours introduced us to Carolyn’s Café in Redlands, California. Even though it was nearly lunchtime, I opted for breakfast. The reason? Carolyn’s famous coffee cake.

Chili with a New Twist

One day I was making an old standard chili and started adding different ingredients, and it turned out to be the best chili I had ever made! Fortunately, I took the time to write out the ingredients.

Strawberry and Spinach Salad with Grilled Chicken

Strawberries bring back so many good memories of summer. Sunny days, bare feet, and running in the sprinkler seem to mesh together with the sweetness summer strawberries bring.

Balsamic Apple Pork Tenderloin

I have a new gadget in my kitchen. Well, maybe not exactly new. I purchased a countertop pressure cooker last year. I stared at it quite a while before I actually put it to use. The delay probably resulted from my upbringing as a child.

Pumpkin Dump Cake and Homemade Whipped Cream

Autumn has finally has arrived! It's my favorite time of the year. If you're like me, you long for your house to spell of sugar and spice and everything nice. Here's...

Maple Glazed Salmon

A super simple, no fuss, delicious way to prepare salmon...   Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds salmon 1/2 cup maple syrup 1/4 cup soy sauce 11/2 cloves garlic, minced 1 Tablespoon brown sugar dash of pepper scallions, sliced sesame seeds Instructions Mix...