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BUTTERMILK BISCUITS AND COUNTRY GRAVY

BUTTERMILK BISCUITS AND COUNTRY GRAVY

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Posted: January 16, 2011

Erma Bombeck had a quote that said, “I come from a family where gravy is considered a beverage”.  I think we must have been related!  We Southerners love gravy.  We put it on everything and can’t […]

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WHAT’S IN THE FOODS YOU EAT, FOOD SAFETY AND GUIDELINES

WHAT’S IN THE FOODS YOU EAT, FOOD SAFETY AND GUIDELINES

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Posted: January 11, 2011

If you have not checked out the United States Department of Agriculture’s website, you need to do so.  The Food and Nutrition Section gives you all kinds of great information. You can find nutrient profiles for […]

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QUICK AND EASY HAMBURGER GOULASH

QUICK AND EASY HAMBURGER GOULASH

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Posted: January 10, 2011

This  Easy Hamburger Goulash is comfort food prepared in a skillet! This  one-dish meal served with a salad and garlic bread is one your family will love. This is a recipe you will want to […]

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DO RESTAURANTS RECYLE THE BREAD BASKET?

DO RESTAURANTS RECYLE THE BREAD BASKET?

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Posted: January 4, 2011

I am not a Germophobic (my children might disagree with me on this one)  but there are certain things that really bother me when it comes to germs and cleanliness. One researcher says that “double-dipping” […]

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SPICY APRICOT CHICKEN

SPICY APRICOT CHICKEN

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Posted: January 3, 2011

Spicy Apricot Chicken is a great comfort food.  Just add a side dish for a quick and easy meal anytime.  My family loves this spicy apricot chicken and I make it often. 4 boneless, skinless […]

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THE RISING COST OF FOOD!

THE RISING COST OF FOOD!

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Posted: January 2, 2011

To the people who are new to this blog I sometimes write about food as well as cook it!  I hope you will take an interest in these posts, too, and give me your comments […]

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OLD-FASHIONED BEEF STEW

OLD-FASHIONED BEEF STEW

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Posted: December 27, 2010

This hearty beef stew is a wonderful dish on a cold winter day.  The spices and bay leaves give it a robust flavor you will love.  Serve it with some cornbread for a meal. 2 […]

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BUTTERMILK CANDY WITH WALNUTS

BUTTERMILK CANDY WITH WALNUTS

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Posted: December 23, 2010

This is a hard candy kind of like peanut brittle but with walnuts. 1 cup buttermilk 2 cups sugar 1 teaspoon baking soda 2 teaspoons corn syrup 2 tablespoons butter or margarine 1 teaspoon vanilla […]

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