Easy Foil Wrapped Recipes

easy foil wrapped recipes

Easy Foil Wrapped Recipes The last days of summer are nearing and labor day weekend finds many  flocking to the beach, mountains and camping spots to cling to the last days of fun in the sun. The daylight hours are getting shorter. But, it still allows for late night ball games and flashlight tag. Some [read more…]

After School Snacks

after school snacks

After School Snacks- Our grandchildren all went back to school this week, time flies! We are fortunate to have our grandchildren living close by. As they all get settled in and adapt to their changes at school there is one thing that remains consistent…. the desire for an after school snack. Of course keeping it [read more…]

Baked Bacon Macaroni and Cheese

baked bacon macaroni and cheese

Baked Bacon Macaroni and Cheese Macaroni and Cheese is pure comfort food, add a bit of bacon and your tummy will thank you. I am pleased to be part of the Hormel Foods Extended Family Blogger program. The challenge put forth by the fine people of Hormel is to create a recipe using Hormel products in [read more…]

Fresh Green Beans Recipe

fresh green beans and mushrooms recipe

Fresh Green Beans Recipe- We have been harvesting green beans at a frantic pace these days. Beautiful dark green fresh veggies from the garden are so wonderful and filled with flavor. We have so many we have been sharing with family and friends. I plan to freeze a bunch this year too (fingers crossed they [read more…]

No Mayo Potato Salad

no mayo potato salad

No Mayo Potato Salad- Summer time means barbecues, picnic and lots of potato salads. With my restricted diet it really limits anything made with mayonnaise ( I miss mayo).  I created this migraine safe recipe  for no mayo potato salad. It went over well at home, I hope you will enjoy it too. If you [read more…]

Prosciutto Melon Mozzarella Skewers

Prosciutto Melon Mozzarella Skewers

Prosciutto Melon Mozzarella Skewers- Its 102 degrees Fahrenheit here today and it will be 102 on the fourth of July too. I just can’t picture me or my hubby standing outside on the patio waiting for something to barbecue in this heat. We will stay inside and keep cool. A meal with yummy and easy to [read more…]

Peaches and Cream Dessert

peaches and cream cake recipe katherines corner

Peaches and Cream Dessert This recipe is a sweet and light dessert perfect for after a meal on a warm weather day. Hmmm… does it feel like you are leaning when you look at the photos? Not to worry it is not you, it is the glass plate stand which isn’t level. A factory flaw that I [read more…]

Pulled Pork with Jalapeños

pulled pork

Pulled Pork with Jalapeños I am happy member of the Hormel extended family. As a Hormel Blogger, every month I am challenged to create a recipe using ingredients provided by Hormel. This month’s recipes is made using Llyods Hardwood Smoked Pulled Pork. This recipe was a big hit with my hubby and I have confidence [read more…]

Baked Blueberry Scones


Baked Blueberry Scones I haven’t made this baked blueberry scones recipe in years  and now I can’t wait to make it with fresh blueberries from my new blueberry bush. This is not a  traditional recipe it’s one I created out of necessity when I could no longer have sugar. This recipe is a migraine safe, low sugar and [read more…]

Create a Perfect Picnic

create a perfect picnic

Create a Perfect Picnic Is it just me, or does it seem as though Memorial Day weekend sneaked up on us? Memorial Day weekend is considered the “unofficial “ start of summer and one of my favorite summer activities is to have a picnic by the water. Preferably somewhere my sweet hubby can fish and [read more…]