Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole

Am I the only cook on the planet who hasn’t heard of Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole?  Apparently, when it comes to church food Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole has been a hit for a long, long time!  My friend, Lila, made this casserole for a Community Bible Study fellowship lunch this spring.  At first, I thought I … Read more

Guest Post For Christian Camp Pro!

Hi!  I am just stopping by for a quick second to share this guest post I did for Christian Camp Pro!     Link: What’s For Dinner?? This is a blog post about food planning for a reunion, retreat, or even a party in your home.  Just some practical tips and some of my favorite … Read more

Cabbage Roll Casserole

Do you make cabbage rolls?  You know, the cabbage leaf stuffed with cooked meat, rice, onions, and seasonings?   Cabbage “rolls” are popular among Europeans and traditionally served among the Jewish on  Simchat Torah. I’ve read that stuffed cabbage is said to have entered Jewish cooking some 2,000 years ago.  Recipes vary depending on region; Romanians and northern Poles prefer … Read more

Crock Pot Creamy Chicken Spaghetti

Upon arriving home from a lengthy vacation this summer this casserole and fresh homemade bread awaited us! Our friends John and Maribeth came to the airport to collect my sous chef dish-washing mother, my Chief Traveling Buddy and I. That in itself was a lovely gesture on their part because we live about 1 1/2 … Read more

Divine Casserole aka Sour Cream Noodle Bake

One of my favorite websites is Deep South Dish.  It is written by Mary Foreman and she whips up some awesome dishes.  She recently posted a recipe for this Divine Casserole.  She says “Divine Casserole, sometimes called simply Sour Cream Noodle Bake, is sort of a cross between baked spaghetti and lasagna in its flavor.  … Read more

Healthified Chicken and Wild Rice Casserole

One of my favorite new websites is www.livebetteramerica.com.  It is dedicated to Health, Food, Fitness, and Relationships.  The term healthified has been coined from the writers and I enjoy learning how to take an original recipe and healthify it by lowering the fat content, sometimes lower sodium and always lower calories. I started this casserole … Read more

Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole

I haven’t blogged since Easter except for a tribute to my son’s birthday.  LIFE came at us fast the last 3 weeks.  Sweeping across the country is winter bronchitis and flu and we didn’t dodge the bullet this year.  Sadness struck our neighborhood as we lost our good friend and neighbor, Kevin, to the ugliness … Read more

Weekend RoundUP September 1, 2012

End of the week, beginning of the month!  Happy September!  Got apples?  I’ve got gallons and gallons.  A few apple recipes will be coming your way!!  You can PRINT the recipe for Autumn’s Caramel Apple Crisp from my Tasty Kitchen Recipe Box.  Yum! I had such a good laugh this week that I just have … Read more

Fried Green Tomato Parmesan

I am absolutely torn up about what recipe to share next.  We have been canning and freezing up a storm and so those recipe seem timely.  But then my Chief Culinary Consultant and main-man gardener starts bringing me the most beautiful green tomatoes and all other recipes fly out the window!It all started very innocently … Read more

Macaroni and Cheese, The Ultimate Comfort Food

“However, I consider my life worth nothing to me; my only aim is to finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given me—the task of testifying to the good news of God’s grace.” Acts 20:24 NIV Macaroni and cheese seems to be near the top of the list for ultimate comfort … Read more