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Banana Split Parfaits

Banana Split Parfaits

OK, this isn’t exactly a Banana Split Parfait. No, there are not any blueberries in a Banana Split. It is kind of a long story. So, this is how it...

Zesty Chicken Spread

This Chicken spread is a must make for your game day festivities. It is quick, easy, delicious and uses leftover chicken

Garlic Fries

Garlic Fries

Recently, I went out with friends to a restaurant in Chesapeake Virginia called The Broken Egg Bistro. This is where I discovered they have the best Garlic Fries ever! Being...

Creole Coleslaw

Creole Coleslaw

Well y’all, I just did my post on pork barbecue.  The informal survey that I conducted indicated that y’all prefer coleslaw on top of your barbecue. The coleslaw I...

Pork Barbecue

Pork Barbecue

 Nothing screams warm weather like barbecue. what better way to make it than with pork. I am doing an informal survey. Do you eat your barbecue with or without...

A Prayer for Our Country

A Prayer for Our Country

A Prayer for Our Country Taken from Catholic Culture Almighty God, bless our nation and make it true to the ideas of freedom and justice and brotherhood for all...

Popovers

Popovers

Not all flours are created equal. I found out the hard way. The first time I made these, I used White Lilly Self Rising flour. You know, the kind...

Barbecue Pork Chops

I got this recipe from Paula Deen. You know, the Lady and Sons. I had planned on grilling pork chops. Then we had a really bad storm. I wasn’t...

Sparkling Strawberry Tea

It is strawberry season. If you haven’t gone strawberry picking you better get cracking. I generally get a mess of strawberries right now and freeze them. “What is a mess,”...

Cheesecake

I made cheesecake the other day. It has been a while since I made it. My daughter requested it. She recently graduated from St. Pius X Catholic School. She...

Roast Chicken with Red Potatoes

Roast Chicken with Red Potatoes

I know, I know everyone has roasted a chicken before. I thought I knew everything about roasting  chickens, but I didnt. This roast chicken is moist and flavorful because...

New Orleans Bread Pudding

New Orleans Bread Pudding

I never thought of myself as a bread pudding snob, but I think I am. Recently my daughter graduated from St Pius Catholic School. My friend Debra arranged for...

Apple Pie

Apple Pie

 I have a confession to make. I cant cook rice. There I said it, are you satisfied?  Yup, I burn it every time. That is why I have a...