Peachy Braised Pork Tenderloin

A wonderful sweet and savory dish that can be made from canned peaches and a pork tenderloin on the stove top. You can have this meal on the table in an hour. The tenderloin is sliced before you make the dish. The pork medallions are sautéed first and then the sliced peaches with juice is…

Homemade Stromboli

Stromboli is fun to make. Don’t be intimidated by the idea of making this yeast bread. It is very forgiving. Stromboli dough is soft and easy to work with. It is easy to shape. This recipe makes enough dough for 2 stromboli. You do have to give a block of time of a couple of…

Biscuit Crust Chicken Potpie

Quck and easy weekday meal made from items in your pantry. No pie crusts to roll out or long stewing time. It only takes 15 minutes to put together and bake for 30 minutes. Gives you time to put together a salad and mix up some pudding for dessert. I like to use leftover roast…

Oven Braised Thin Sliced Pork Chops

Over the years, there was a cut of pork chops called breakfast chops.  They were thinly sliced so you could fry them up quickly for a country breakfast.  There would be a few packages in the meat case because they were a specialty cut.  Now in my part of the country it is the norm…

Savannah Red Rice

Budget friendly casserole for when you are out of ideas and money. An easy dish to make from rice, canned crushed tomatoes and bacon or ham. It can be served as a side dish or the main coarse. I have made this on the top of the stove when I didn’t want to wait for…

Crockpot Express Italian Roast Beef

This recipe for Italian roast beef using the Crockpot Express is very fast to prepare. It has the flavors of blended Italian herbs, garlic and wine. You will fall in love with this delicious roast. I don’t want to waste a drop of the au juice or thin gravy, so I save the left over…

Baked Moist Chicken Breast

This recipe came off the back of a mayonnaise jar that I tried years ago. It made the best moist baked chicken breasts with a wonderful breading. It is a nice change from crunchy chicken nugget type of crust. Coating the chicken breasts with mayonnaise is the secret to this wonderfully moist baked chicken. Also…

Rotini and Sweet Italian Sausage

Easy weekday meal, that is quick even made from scratch. It only takes 30 minutes to simmer while the rotini can be cooking. It only take 15 minutes prep time. Kids love this with the flavor sausage. Just chop a few vegetables for flavoring to the sauce. I include carrots because they have a nice…

Vegetable Turkey Loaf

Simple easy meat loaf made from ground turkey, grated carrots, chopped celery and other vegetables. This can be made ahead and served either cold or warm. I think it taste better the second day after it firms up from being chilled and slices easy. I served this with a cold luncheon plate. This meat loaf…