Pulled Pork Sandwiches

Hungry for a delicious pulled pork sandwich? I served it with Chinese Cabbage Salad. Both recipes are from my friend, Gilda and can be found on this blog. I multiplied the recipe and served a crowd. None left! Pulled Pork Sandwiches (4 pts. WW)    1 lb. pork tenderloin 14.5 oz. diced tomatoes, drained ½ cup … Continue reading

Slow Cooker Cheeseburger Soup

Ready for a delicious cup of nutritious and low-calorie soup? Try this recipe from my friend, Nancy. You’ll love it!  Slow Cooker Cheeseburger Soup (Weight Watchers) (Serves 8) 1 clove (medium sized) garlic, minced 1 medium onion, chopped 1 stalk (medium sized) celery, chopped 1 lb uncooked lean ground beef (93%) 2 tblsp all-purpose flour … Continue reading

Nancy’s Easy Lasagna

Recently, my friend Nancy served this Lasagna and it may well be the best I’ve had. As you know, I only do “easy” and this truly is just that. And Yummy, as well! Try it; everyone will love it!   Nancy’s Easy Lasagna (8-10 servings)   1 pound ground beef 3½ cups (32-oz. jar) thick … Continue reading

Chinese Cabbage Salad

Here’s another recipe from my friend, Gilda. It’s yummy and easy to make. Chinese Cabbage Salad   2/5 lbs. Nappa cabbage or chopped cabbage 5 green onions ¼ cup butter 2 pkg. Ramen noodles, chopped ¼ cup sliced almonds ¼ cup Sesame seeds In ¼ cup butter, brown noodles, almonds and Sesame Seeds. Mix with … Continue reading

Chicken with Feta, Tomatoes and Olives Sauce

Hi, Folks. I’m always looking for good chicken recipes. Since we often play pickle-ball in the early evenings, I sometimes cook our main meal at lunch. Today, I had one good size chicken breast and no idea what to do with it. So with the help of a Weight Watchers recipe for Braised Chicken with Feta and … Continue reading

Shrimp and Grits

Here’s a recipe for Shrimp and Grits, a favorite dish of many. It came from my friend Tiffany and she says it’s the best. I’m looking forward to trying it. But if you have a chance to make it before I do, let me know how you like it. Shrimp and Grits       Ingredients: … Continue reading

Cranberry Chicken

Here’s a recipe you’ll love because it’s super easy but yummy delicious. My friend Jackie made it for us while we were gathered with long-time friends for a few days of fun, fellowship and food. The next week, I made it with pork chops for family. Big hit!! Cranberry Chicken   1 can whole cranberry … Continue reading

Hot Curried Fruit

Surprised to find a Hot dish in summer? I just ran across this recipe from my friend, Jackie for a yummy hot fruit side dish. You may think it’s a winter recipe but I think it would be a good comfort dish any time. Enjoy! Hot Curried Fruit   1 can pear strips or halves … Continue reading

Chicken Carbonaro

Here’s another delicious recipe from my friend Gilda. Enjoy! Chicken Carbonaro    2 pkg. Uncle Ben’s rice A Roni 10 oz. bacon made crisp and set aside with drippings 1 lb. chicken breast, sliced Garlic powder 1 cup heavy cream or ½ and ½ 1 cup frozen peas, thawed and drained 2 oz. Parmesan cheese, … Continue reading

Coca-Cola Cake and Icing

Hello cooking friends. Here is a recipe from my friend Debbie. It’s so yummy you’ll barter for the last piece. Coca-Cola Cake    1 cup all purpose flour 1 cup self-rising flour 1 tsp. Baking soda 2 cups sugar 2 sticks butter 3 tbsp. Cocoa 1 cup C0ca-Cola 1½ cups miniature marshmallows ½ cup buttermilk … Continue reading