Recipes to make this weekend

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Here are a few go-to recipes that will keep all of your guests happy this weekend. If you make nothing else, try the grean bean bundles. You'll love 'em! Green Bean Bundles grocery list: -1 (12 slices) pack of bacon -2 cans of green beans -1 stick of butter -1 cup of brown sugar -1 Tablespoon Garlic Powder -1 teaspoon Sea Salt (or regular salt) -1 Tablespoon Pepper ( I used white pepper & black pepper) (OR use garlic pepper instead of each individual ingredient, it’s … [Read more...]

Chicken Broccoli Cheese Braid

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My Aunt and I made this 12 years ago after she had attended a pampered chef party where it was served. It was great then and it's even better than I remembered it now. The only thing I would change is instead of putting the raw freshly chopped vegetables into the mix, I'd prefer they be sauteed in butter until softened a bit first. It's delicious either way! Try it soon, super easy and semi-healthy dinner :) My almost 3 year old helped me assemble this recipe...her tiny hands shown in a picture … [Read more...]

Baked Potato Soup

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My Mom has been making this recipe as long as I can remember, it is one of my favorite things she makes :) Here's a picture of my Aunt Melinda "Ninna" & My Mom "Mama J" I thought this picture was appropriate since this was taken while they were doing dishes, after a LONG day of cooking for our huge family! INGREDIENTS: 1 SMALL ONION OR 1/2 LARGE ONION 6 CUPS OF MILK 4 LARGE BAKING POTATOS OR 6 SMALLER ONES 2/3 CUP OF BUTTER ( a stick and a half ) 2/3 FLOUR 3/4 tsp SALT 1/2 … [Read more...]