Easy to Make Favorite Cheesy Hashbrown Potato Casserole

This super easy cheesy hashbrown potato casserole was requested by my daughter for Easter dinner. It’s one of those quick ones that you’ve probably seen in a church, school or local town cookbook. You may even have your own recipe for this one. However, if for some reason you haven’t tasted, or made a cheesy potato… [Read More]

Southwest Rice & Black Bean Casserole

I’m always looking for a good casserole to take to a pot luck dinner, or to serve at home. My chicken and black bean tortilla casserole is one of my readers’ favorite posts. But growing up we ate a lot of rice, and since my family loves southwest flavors, I wanted to come up with… [Read More]

Super Easy Party Pizza Dip Recipe

I remember making something similar to this in Home Ec class when I was in junior high. Today they would call that middle school and I don’t even know if they still teach home economics. Well, maybe I dreamed it, because I asked my sister and one of my friends about it, and neither of… [Read More]

Easy Cheesy Crab Artichoke Dip Recipe

This recipe for a cheesy crab artichoke dip is really easy to make. Perfect for a winter party, but really yummy any time of year. I like to serve it in a deep dish pie pan, or something like the tart pan below.  One thing I haven’t tried but am curious about, is a large bread bowl…. [Read More]

The Best Cheesy Chicken Chili Dip

My sister invited us over to celebrate her son’s twelfth birthday. I knew there were going to be a lot of people because we have a large family and so does her husband. She is perfectly capable of cooking for a large crowd. In fact, she also writes a blog called My Life Cookbook. Many… [Read More]

Spinach and Ricotta Pita Bread Pizza

This is a tasty recipe that I often make for a quick lunch or light dinner. Spinach and ricotta pita bread pizza. It’s a little healthier than traditional pizza. Mostly because I used pita bread instead of dough, and the spinach and cheese add a good deal of protein, which everyone needs right? Spinach and Ricotta… [Read More]

Homemade Ricotta Cheese Recipe

A few years ago I watched a show on TV about the Brooklyn market. One of the merchant stands in the market was run by a couple of women who made their own ricotta cheese. Ever since then, I’ve been wanting to try to come up with my own homemade ricotta cheese recipe. Homemade Ricotta… [Read More]