Category Archives: Tried & True

Honey Wheat Bread {Bread Machine}

This is the bread that I plan to make for Thanksgiving this year. Hope it turns out good. Servings: 1 lb. loaf Prep Time: 5 minutes Cooking Time: 3 hours 20 minutes (depending on what your bread machine setting is) … Continue reading

Posted in Bread Machine, Breads, Easy!, Tried & True | Tagged , | Comments Off on Honey Wheat Bread {Bread Machine}

Mozzarella Sticks

Servings: 32 sticks Prep Time: 40 minutes Cooking Time: 5 minutes Ingredients: 1 package of string cheese (16 pieces) ½ cups All-purpose Flour 2 whole Eggs 3 Tablespoons Milk 1 Tablespoon Dried Parsley Flakes 1 Tablespoon Garlic powder 1 Tablespoon … Continue reading

Posted in Appetizers, Easy!, Featured, Pics Pics Pics, Picture provided, Tried & True | Tagged | Comments Off on Mozzarella Sticks

Broccoli Cheese Soup

For this Broccoli Cheese Soup, I used my Potato Soup as a starting point. This turned out so delicious! With all this cold weather, I’ve been making homemade soups like crazy. I made this one while Rob was away because … Continue reading

Posted in Crockpot, Dinner, Easy!, Featured, Lunch, Main Dish, Picture provided, Recipe Box, Soups & Stews, Tried & True, Vegetables | Comments Off on Broccoli Cheese Soup

Chocolate Crunch Brownies

Servings: 36 brownies Prep Time: 20 minutes Cooking Time: 25 minutes Ingredients: 1 cup butter 2 cups sugar 4 eggs 6 tablespoons baking cocoa 1 cup flour 2 teaspoons vanilla ½ teaspoon salt 1 jar (7 oz.) marshmallow crème 1 … Continue reading

Posted in Desserts, Easy!, Featured, Picture provided, Recipe Box, Tried & True | 8 Comments

Homemade Meatballs and Pasta Sauce

The bottom-left side of the picture is the Italian sausage cut up. Servings: 6-8 Prep Time: 45 minutes Cooking Time: 3 hours + Ingredients: For sauce: 1 lb. of Italian Sauage 1 large can of tomato sauce 1 large can … Continue reading

Posted in Dinner, Family Recipe, Italian, Mr. Mag, Picture provided, Pork, Tried & True | Comments Off on Homemade Meatballs and Pasta Sauce

Butterfinger Cake

Servings: 16 Prep Time: 30 minutes Cooking Time: 30 minutes Ingredients: 1 box German Chocolate Cake Mix (use directions on box) 5 Butterfinger candy bars 1 jar caramel ice cream topping Cool Whip chocolate syrup Directions: 1. Use cake box … Continue reading

Posted in Desserts, Pics Pics Pics, Picture provided, Tried & True | Comments Off on Butterfinger Cake

Caramel Pretzel Delights

I had to come up with something to send with Rob the other day and didn’t want to do my Pecan Pie Bars or Peanut Butter Cookie Candy Bars. I absolutely love Take 5 Candy Bars, and this recipe is … Continue reading

Posted in Desserts, Easy!, Featured, Pics Pics Pics, Tis the Season, Tried & True | 3 Comments

Buffalo Chicken Dip

Servings: 8 Prep Time: 5 minutes Cooking Time: 20 minutes Ingredients: 2 8oz packages cream cheese, softened 1 1/2 cup of shredded or diced chicken 1 cup Ranch Dressing 3/4 cup red hot sauce (Frank’s Red Hot Wing Sauce) 1 … Continue reading

Posted in Appetizers, Easy!, Featured, Picture provided, Poultry, Tried & True | Comments Off on Buffalo Chicken Dip

Peanut Butter Cookie Candy Bars

Servings: 36 bars Prep Time: 45 minutes Cooking Time: 2 hours 30 minutes Ingredients: Cookie Base 1 pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) peanut butter cookie mix 3 tablespoons vegetable oil 1 tablespoon water 1 egg Caramel Layer 1 bag (14 … Continue reading

Posted in Desserts, Featured, Picture provided, Tried & True | Comments Off on Peanut Butter Cookie Candy Bars

Fried Pickles

Servings: 4 Prep Time: 20 minutes Cooking Time: 15 minutes Ingredients: 1 egg, beaten 1 cup milk 1 tbsp. flour 1 tbsp. Tabasco 3/4 tsp. salt 3/4 tsp. pepper 1 1/2 cup flour 1 1/2 cup cornmeal 1 jar of … Continue reading

Posted in Appetizers, Cooking, Dinner, Eat?, Picture provided, Sides, Tried & True | Comments Off on Fried Pickles

Pizza Subs

Servings: 4 Prep Time: 20 minutes Cooking Time: 5 minutes Ingredients: Sub Bread Pizza sauce Any pizza ingredients that you like. I use: Pepperoni Ground Italian Sausage Ham Black Olives Onions Pepperocinis Directions: Cut each sub bread in half. Spread … Continue reading

Posted in Dinner, Easy!, Free Downloads, Italian, Kids in the Kitchen, Lunch, Main Dish, Picture provided, Pork, Recipe Box, Tried & True | Comments Off on Pizza Subs

Homemade Sausage Pizza

Servings: 4 Prep Time: 10 minutes Cooking Time: 30 minutes Ingredients: Fresh dough 1 jar of pizza sauce 3 cups of mozzarella cheese 2 cups of Italian sausage Directions: 1. Preheat oven to 400. 2. Roll out dough. 3. Brown … Continue reading

Posted in Breads, Dinner, Easy!, Italian, Kids in the Kitchen, Lunch, Main Dish, Picture provided, Pork, Recipe Box, Tried & True | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Homemade Sausage Pizza

Crockpot Pepper Steak

Servings: 4 Prep Time: 15 minutes Cooking Time: 4 hours Ingredients: 1-1 1/2 lbs boneless beef round steak 1 clove garlic minced 1/2 tsp. salt 1/4 tsp. pepper 1/4 cup soy sauce 1 tbs. hoisin sauce 1 tsp. sugar 1 … Continue reading

Posted in Crockpot, Dinner, Easy!, Main Dish, Picture provided, Recipe Box, Tried & True | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Chocolate Chip Bars

Servings: About 36 bars Prep Time: 20 minutes Cooking Time: 35 minutes Ingredients: 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup packed light brown sugar 1/2 cup (1 stick)cold butter or margarine 2 cups (12-oz. pkg.) HERSHEY’S Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips, divided 1 … Continue reading

Posted in Desserts, Easy!, Kids in the Kitchen, Recipe Box, Tried & True | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Chocolate Chip Bars

Sausage Balls

Here they are before being cooked, bagged, or frozen. This is recipe has been a recipe that my Grandfather started making when my Uncle’s wife at the time made them for the family. He tweaked the recipe a bit through … Continue reading

Posted in Appetizers, Breakfast & Brunch, Easy!, Family Recipe, Kids in the Kitchen, Picture provided, Pork, Recipe Box, Tried & True | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments