family recipes, Thursday Food post

Cooking with Mom

At an early age I learned to cook from my Mom. I hung around the kitchen and picked up tips and tricks. My Mom never uses a recipe unless she is baking. It's all about a pinch of this and adjusting a recipe as she cooks. I once called for a recipe for jambalaya -… Continue reading Cooking with Mom

family recipes

My Mom’s favorite recipes

My Mom's  chicken salad sandwich - You can use a hand grinder or an attachment kind. Cooked Chicken,boiled eggs, sweet pickle realish, and celery,onions and bell peppers. Grind together until smooth and add mayonnaise. Season with salt and pepper.  Lisa Pamento and Cheese An assortment of yellow cheese and a jar of pamento, and pickle… Continue reading My Mom’s favorite recipes

Thursday Food post

Homemade Chili and Cornbread

In honor of Firefighters Day !  How about homemade Chili & Cornbread -   Chili 1 onion Bell pepper 2 ribs celery 3 Tbs oil 1 ½ lb hamburger meat 2 Tbs.  flour 2 tablespoon chili powder 2 cans tomatoes 1 can kidney beans Salt & Pepper to taste Sauté vegetables – add ground meat… Continue reading Homemade Chili and Cornbread

Monday's Recipe

Chow Fun

Rice noodles and lean meat. Soak noodles in hot water/ 30 minutes.  Marinated meat that's cut on bias in light soy sauce,seasoning ,olive oil,corn starch and sesame oil. Wok -meat,onions and garlic until tender.Remove meat. Clean wok and stir fry noodles add vegetables add back meat and add dark soy sauce and oyster sauce.

Thursday Food post

Thursday Food Find

Thursday - is all about the Food @ LEL ! Today's Spotlight is Mexican food which happens to be my Mothers  favorite food. Also in  case you didn't know Cinco De Mayo is May 5th !  Lisa Cinco de Mayo (pronounced: [ˈsiŋko ðe ˈmaʝo]; Spanish for "Fifth of May") is a celebration held on May 5.… Continue reading Thursday Food Find

family recipes

Recipe for Scones

Nothing goes better than some homemade scones  with a good book- Here's a family favorite- Lisa Scones    2 cups AP flour 1/3 c sugar 1 teasp baking powder 1/4 teasp baking soda 1/2 teasp salt 8 Tablespoon butter (frozen) 1/2 c Raisins 1/2 c sour cream 1 lg egg          … Continue reading Recipe for Scones

Sunday Morning

Sunday Lunch

We do Sunday Lunch for my parents every week . It's just as easy to cook for 5 as it is 3. Today's  Lunch  - BBQ Ribs , Rice , Bacon Con and Slaw.   My Bacon Corn Fry Bacon in black skillet . Remove. In hot skillet - Place corn ,bell pepper,onion and celery.… Continue reading Sunday Lunch