Asparagus With Green Garlic

May 14, 2011

This was suggested to me from my nephew in NYC

When you sauté or roast asparagus in hot olive oil, the asparagus will have a much more concentrated flavor than it would if steamed or blanched. Here I add the garlic to the pan once the asparagus is just about done, so that the garlic cooks only long enough to soften and sweeten.

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Donna’s Chocolate Chip Cookies

February 2, 2011

Our beloved neighbors gave me this recipe while they still lived next door. They have built a house over near her parents now, We miss ya. Donna and her husband ore very nice and good people. They are foster parents for years and there kids are great too. We love our neighbors even if they decided to move away…hehe joking we still love you. She made these cookies one night and sent a few over for us to try.  These are the best Chocolate Chip cookies i ever ate. Read the rest of this entry »


Fluffy French Toast courtesy of Angela Hewell

January 21, 2011

1/4 cup all-purpose flour
1 cup milk
1 pinch salt
3 eggs
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 tablespoon white sugar
12 thick slices bread

Measure flour into a large mixing bowl. Slowly whisk in the milk. Whisk in the salt, eggs, cinnamon, vanilla extract and sugar until smooth.   Heat a lightly oiled griddle or frying pan over medium heat.
Soak bread slices in mixture until saturated. Cook bread on each side until golden brown. Serve hot.


Zucchini Quiche courtesy of Susan Kelley

January 19, 2011

4 cups zucchini, sliced thin
1 cup onion, chopped
½ cup butter
2T parsley flakes
½ t salt Read the rest of this entry »


Pumpkin Crunch Cake courtesy of Susan Kelley

January 17, 2011

Ingredients
1 (15 ounce) can pumpkin puree
1 (12 fluid ounce) can evaporated milk
4 eggs
1 1/2 cups white sugar
2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice Read the rest of this entry »


Texas Rib Recipe courtesy of Jason Fleshman

January 14, 2011

Ingredients
Dry Rub
• 1 1/2 cups raw brown sugar
• 1/4 cup sea salt
• 2 1/2 tablespoons ground black pepper
• 3 tablespoons sweet paprika
• 1-2 tablespoons of chili powder (level of heat your choice) Read the rest of this entry »