Tag: Recipe

Ultimate French Toast Recipe

Egg Recipe #10 Happy chickens= a lot of eggs= egg recipes for you! Ultimate French Toast Recipe ~In a round baking pan beat 6 eggs. Add 5 Tablespoons of whole milk. Blend with fork. ~Gently add a splash of vanilla extract and a couple drops of almond extract. Mix. ~Top off your batter with 1/2 tsp of cinnamon. (I only…

Broccoli and Cheese Soup

~Saute 6 cloves of garlic (minced) in a cast iron frying pan or dutch oven for 1 minute. ~Add 5 & 1/4 Cups of chicken broth. Heat on medium. As is begins to warm, add 1 & 1/2 cups of heavy cream & 6 cups of broccoli chunks. (I have diced mine small in a mandaline chopper for young children…

Overnight Apple Pie French Toast Recipe

Egg Recipe #7 Happy chickens= a lot of eggs= egg recipes for you! Overnight Apple Pie French Toast Recipe THE NIGHT BEFORE Plop ingredients in. Mix. Bake. Eat! A great recipe that kids love, no fuss kitchen mess, from fridge to oven early in the morning, ready and delicious in minutes. ~Start with 1 loaf of bread. (I use a…

DIY Salsa Verde (Sweet)

Tamatillos are one of the favorite items to plant in our garden. I say one, because they are up there among the tomatoes, peppers, onions and eat before you get to the house fresh produce! Many people consider staples to be only their rice, sugars, flours, etc. In our household, I believe ketchup and salsa are staples too. Salsa, pickles…

DIY Homemade Taco Seasoning Mix

Homemade Taco Seasoning Mix Recipe When our family really started getting nitty gritty on our health from the foods we eat and watching different additives, I starting searching ways to fill my spice and seasoning racks (labeled mason jars) with loaded of fresh herbs, seasoning mixes and dehydrated goodness without all the preservatives! One seasoning mix that was a must…

DIY Panera Bread Mac & Cheese Recipe

Kids love mac and cheese. A quick go to recipe that matches Panera Bread Mac and Cheese, what else can you ask for? Boil (1) pound of noodles. Any work, my children love shells or the airplane noodles from Meijers. Boil as directed on the package. Drain. Set aside. In a large pot, melt 4 Tablespoons of butter. Add 1/4…

Kid friendly- Cheerio Treats

Kids love all things cereal. I love this recipe because it goes with the classic rice krispie bars idea, which I have yet to find a child that does not like rice krispie bars. These are just as big of a hit! Whether you are bringing a birthday treat, having a party, guests, a classroom treat or snack, or even…

Wendy’s Chili Copycat Recipe

WARNING: We are food critics here. Seriously though, it is not on purpose nor are we snobs. In fact we have been in seasons of life where we had very little to work with. We were so thankful BUT determined to make it taste great! I truly feel like that made us better flavor critics and pushed me to further…

Boom Boom Shrimp Recipe

Date nights are not a regular thing anymore. Let me clarify, out of the house date nights. However, on our anniversary, no matter how much we travel or what our schedule is like, we get a sitter for the kids and go out. Well, that’s where this recipe came from. On our 15 year anniversary, we went to this cute,…

Queso Blanco Recipe (Applebee’s version)

In a cast iron pan warm 2 Tablespoons of oil. (Vegetable or olive oil are best. Saute a white onion and 1-2 Tbls of jalepeno peppers until translucent. (Clear) Meanwhile chop 1 lb. of American Cheese and 8 oz Monterey Jack into chunks. When onions and peppers are ready, reduce heat to low. Slowly add 1/2 Cup of half and…