Weekend Life

Weekend Life

This Saturday I am at the Farmers Market picking up some Mustard Greens for lunch tomorrow. Today is National mustard Day which is made from the seeds of the plant......Lisa Mustard Greens : Basic Recipe : 4 bunches of clean mustard greens ( the ones from the market are pre cleaned but if yours are [...]

Lemonade

Lemonade

What can be more Summer than : Lemonade Lemonade Ice Box Pie: 1 : 9 inch Graham cracker crust 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened 1 can (14 ounces) sweetened condensed milk 3/4 cup thawed lemonade concentrate: 8 oz frozen whipped topping In a large bowl, beat cream cheese and milk until smooth. Beat [...]

Home made Ice Cream

Home made Ice Cream

Today is all about celebrating that great treat of Ice Cream ! Old Fashion Vanilla Ice Cream 6 eggs6 (12 fluid ounce) cans evaporated milk1 (14 ounce) can sweetened condensed milk3 cups white sugar 1 ½ teaspoons vanilla extract2 cups milk, or as needed Combine eggs, evaporated milk, condensed milk, sugar, and vanilla and mix well.Pour mixture [...]

Holiday Weekend

Holiday Weekend

Happy 4th of July weekend to you if you are in the USA! It's a gorgeous outside but most official celebrations have been canceled this weekend. But I am outside in the garden enjoying the Summer weather .... It's all about the Cucumber today in my garden spot; Growing cucumbers in pots allows you to start [...]

4th of July Beery Dessert :

4th of July Beery Dessert :

Are you looking for a quick and easy dessert for the 4th of July ! I found this great recipe bellow at Taste of Home and has become a family favorite ..... Enjoy https://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/red-white-and-blue-dessert/ 2 packages (8 ounces each) cream cheese, softened1 /2 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon almond extract 2 cups [...]

Watermelon on the Grill

Watermelon on the Grill

Today in My Kitchen : we are celebrating 4th of July ! INGREDIENTS Juice and zest of 1 lime1/4 c.  honey1 tbsp.  olive oil1  small watermelon, cut into 1" thick wedges Freshly torn mint leaves, for serving Heat grill or grill pan to medium heat. In a medium bowl, whisk together lime juice and zest, honey, [...]

Minute Steak

Minute Steak

Monday's word is Minute : What is Minute steak? Very simply, a Minute Steak is a thin (usually 1/4 inch thick) cut of boneless, tenderised beef – most often from the sirloin of a cow. 1 teaspoon garlic salt1/2 teaspoon salt1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper1/2 teaspoon Creole seasoning1 pound beef minute steaks1/3 cup self-rising flour6 tablespoons butter or margarine1 medium onion, sliced1 cup [...]

Sunday Kids Brunch :

Sunday Kids Brunch :

This morning Jazz Brunch is all about Kids Day : We are having mini pancakes and blueberry syrup: 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour3 1/2 teaspoons baking powder1/4 teaspoon salt4 teaspoons white sugar1 1/4 cups milk1 egg4 tablespoons butter , melted You can add the dry ingredients and whisk together, then add the wet and combine fully.I tend to just put everything in a bowl and whisk, these pancakes are [...]

Garden View

Garden View

Saturday Morning and I am out tending the Garden before temperatures sores: Looks like I will have yellow squash soon the blooms turn into vegetables. And this is a family favorite recipe : Smothered Squash : 6 summer squash ( cleaned and sliced) 1/4 C butter1 medium onion sliced thin In a large skillet melt [...]