Grilled Pork Medallions with Apricot-Mushroom Sauce

Ingredients Sauce 2 Tablespoons bacon fat 1/4 cup onion 1/4 cup mushrooms 2 Tablespoons flour 1 cup milk 1/4 teaspoon Five Spice Powder 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger 2 Tablespoons Hoisin sauce 2 Tablespoon Apricot Jam 1/4 teaspoon...

Our Family Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

I have been using this recipe since before my kids were born, and from the time they could reach the counter to make these cookies themselves, they have been using it too. We occasionally try new cookie recipes, but always end up coming back to this one. My kids asked me to post it for them to look up while they are away at college.

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...

Vietnamese Meatballs

As of late, I have been enjoying traveling the world. Maybe not traveling as much as experiencing the world through the articles of people, places, and food found in Christopher Kimble’s Milk Street Magazine. And in my journeys, I have learned many things and found some great recipes.

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...

Fall for the Season with Caramel Apples

With a dash of cinnamon or a sprinkle of sugar, the apple is the favored fruit for fall.

Potato Leek Soup

My kids used to love having their friends over for this green soup because to a kid, it looks gross, but even to a kid, it tastes surprisingly delicious....

Smokey Pork and Beans Chili

I don’t always know in the morning what I’ll be in the mood for at the end of the day. Sometimes, I just opt for throwing some meat along...

Peanut Butter Pie

Crust 1 1/4 cups graham cracker crumbs 1/3 cup melted butter 1/4 cup brown sugar 1 teaspoon cinnamon Pie Filling 16 ounces cream cheese, softened 2 cup creamy peanut butter 16 ounces confectioner's sugar 16 ounces whipped cream Glaze 1/2...

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.