Italian Squash Casserole

Italian Squash Casserole

Italian Squash Casserole- Oh how I miss harvesting fresh squash from our garden. The little zucchini at the market are so itty bitty and expensive too ( insert sad face here). But we love zucchini and I love creating new recipes, especially recipes that I can use with fresh veggies in the summer. Here is the [read more…]

Peanut Butter Dark Chocolate Cupcakes

Peanut Butter Dark Chocolate Cupcakes

Peanut Butter Dark Chocolate Cupcakes 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 different and delicious ways. This Peanut Butter Dark Chocolate Cupcakes recipe was created using their Skippy Natural Peanut [read more…]

Herb With Bacon Mushrooms

herb with bacon mushrooms

Herb with Bacon Mushrooms- We love mushrooms and I make them often and in a variety of ways. Sauteed mushrooms are terrific spooned over meat and chicken recipes. I also like to serve a butter herb mushroom with a nice piece of fish and a bit of rice. They are also a yummy side dish for any [read more…]

Black Bean and Corn Salad

black bean and corn salad katherines corner

Black Bean and Corn Salad It is a three day weekend in the US,  no work on Labor day (Monday) for most. This will be a weekend filled with picnics and barbecues as so many try to hang onto the last bit of summer.Temperatures are still quite hot here, with the occasional thunder shower ( picture me pointing [read more…]

Ground Chicken Basil Pasta

migraine safe chicken recipe Katherines Corner

Ground Chicken Basil Pasta- Most people think of pasta and ground beef together I think this easy recipe is a nice change of pace from ground beef . We don’t eat a lot of red meat so I like to use fresh ground chicken breast for a lot of my recipes.  Fresh basil from our garden makes this [read more…]

The Art Of French Toast

blueberry french toast

The Art Of French Toast- Julia Child perfected the art of French cooking and I’m working on The Art Of French Toast ,giggle. I’ve shared my simple dairy free french toast recipe with you in the past ( you can find it here) But, this weekend I was playing around a bit and created this [read more…]

Crock Pot Pulled Pork Sandwich Recipe

crock pot pulled pork ssandwich recipe

Crock Pot Pulled Pork Sandwich Recipe- My sweet hubby asks for soup and sandwich nights all of the time. I try and indulge his request on Monday nights.  You see Monday night is when we watch our syfy Monday night line up of- Bitten, Being Human and Lost Girl . We watch Teen Wolf ( [read more…]

Lactose Free Sour Cream Chive Potato Soup

lactose free sour cream and chive potato soup recipe

Lactose Free Sour Cream Chive Potato Soup I use lactose free milk and sour cream for this and many of my recipes. Because among the many things I can’t eat/drink I can’t have dairy. This never stops me from cooking and baking though.    You can make this yummy potato soup recipe with “regular” milk [read more…]

Fish and Chips

fish and chips

Fish and Chips I hope all of the Mothers and Mother figures had a wonderful weekend! I had a lovely Mothers Day starting with breakfast made by my sweet hubby and then working in the garden. We had a nice barbeque dinner at our daughters house, then our niece stopped by with her sweet new baby boy. It was a terrific day . [read more…]

Meals On Monday Cherry Pie

cherry pie katherines corner

Cherry Pie Lately cooking time has been a little hard to come by. So I find myself using quick and easy recipes like today’s eazy peazy cherry pie! What You Need 2 Cans cherry pie filling (21 oz each) 2 Pre-made pie crusts (found in your markets dairy section) 2 tsp Milk 1 1/2 tsp [read more…]

Meals On Monday Chicken Pot Pie

chicken pot pie 1 katherines corner

Chicken Pot Pie Chicken pot pie, it’s a simple and delicious food perfect for a cold winter meal. I like cleaning out the fridge and throwing it all in! ( veggies) But, I’m keeping this one simple. This is a perfect meal for leftover chicken, or for a rotisserie chicken from the market. Two photos [read more…]

Seasons Eatings, Orange Snowballs

orange snowballs katherines corner

 Orange Snowballs It is the season for snowballs and these orange snowballs are a great treat after a day playing int he snow. For those of you who are wondering where meatless Monday is, I have postponed Meatless Monday until January. I will be posting yummy holiday foods and treats instead ( most are desserts,so [read more…]

Carrot Cake With Cream Cheese Frosting

carrot cake with creamcheese frosting

Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting I had a special request to re-post this  cake recipe. It is a favorite at our house, an easy to follow and extra yummy carrot cake with cream cheese frosting! What You need Cake: 2 cups flour 2 cups sugar 2 teaspoons baking powder 2 teaspoons baking soda 2 teaspoons [read more…]

Chicken Rigatoni

chicken rigatoni

Chicken Rigatoni We will be making happy memories with our grandchildren this weekend. So I thought it was the perfect time to share this quick Chicken Rigatoni recipe for leftover chicken. Enjoy and have a great weekend! This is a make it quick recipe, for making a meal with leftover chicken. You can always substitute [read more…]