Homestyle Beef Stew

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  There’s nothing like thinking back on your early childhood and remembering the sounds and smells of the kitchen. A good ole fashion beef stew is one of those recipes that sends our scenes swirling, not to mention, it’s whole foods at their finest. I’m going to let you in on a little secret that […]

Easy Onion Cakes

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Remember when you were a little kid, and there were some foods you just wouldn’t touch? For me, onions were near the top of my list, if not at the very top. If a meal had onions in it, you’d better not tell me or I was immediately turned off. Now, I can’t think of […]

Potluck Green Bean Casserole

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Were you a church potluck attender or gatherings that you rack your head wondering what to make? Well, if you grew up in church, or attended family reunions, you probably remember at least one green bean casserole showing up on the buffet table. I’m convinced the French fried onions on top are simply a lure […]

Simple Shepherd’s Pie Recipe

Simple Shepherd's Pie

It was 6:15 o’clock last night, and I had no plans for dinner. I looked at the clock and panicked. Time had slipped by in a flurry of  “What in the world.  It was just 2:00. Where did the afternoon go?” By 6:25, this epitome of all comfort foods dish was heating in the oven. […]

Dump & Run Taco Soup

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For years, this easy taco soup recipe has been a staple in our home. In fact, it’s quite possibly the most requested recipe by our kids, and the fact that it takes less than 10 minutes to throw together makes me “Mother of the Year” quite often. They don’t need to know just how simple […]

Homemade Hamburger Helper Recipe

Believe it or not, but this Homemade Hamburger Helper has a gourmet touch. One of our kids favorites.

What kind of strong emotions does the words Hamburger Helper bring to mind? I am going to admit, that for many, it brings back fond memories of family meal time around the table and distinctively says comfort food at its finest. To others, the instantaneous thought of, “How can you ever purchase that box mix?” […]