Keyword: Homemade





The local school district was sponsoring a science fair and they asked me to do a kitchen demonstration; one that demonstrated a principle of science.  I chose buttermilk syrup. They […]

The Secret to Buttermilk Syrup


Easy Homemade Egg Noodles Recipe “I really love these noodles.”–Katie Ingredients 2 cups all purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 large eggs 1 teaspoon vegetable oil 1/3 cup water Directions […]

How to Make Homemade Noodles



I look forward to the peach season all year. There is not anything much better than a chilled, luscious peach. While they’re in season, enjoy them every way you can. […]

Six Things You Can do with Fresh Peaches


  Cream Pies Banana Cream Pie Chocolate Cream Pie Double Decker Cherry Cream Coconut Cream Pie How to Make Cream Pies Vanilla Cream Pie Recipe (or Chocolate or Coconut Cream) […]

Cream Pie Recipes



On Sundays, we invite our children and their families over for dinner.  Last Sunday, Merri Ann and I made pulled pork sandwiches.  They were very good and very easy.  Here’s […]

Really Easy Pulled Pork Sandwiches


When we were kids, we made homemade root beer with yeast.  The yeast created the carbon dioxide bubbles in the beverage. There is an easier way—dry ice which you can […]

How to Make Homemade Soda Pop



Cinnamon breakfast biscuits are the craze right now.  You see them in the fast food restaurants and sometimes in the grocery store.  But these are better because they are homemade […]

Cinnamon Breakfast Biscuits


This is a delightful dessert.  It’s a refrigerated dessert made in a graham cracker crust.  Make the filling by whipping cream cheese and Bavarian cream (or vanilla pudding) together.  Top […]

Blueberry Lemon No-Bake Cheesecake



You can use that turkey in a main dish, a salad, a soup, and sandwich. Once you decide what you what to do with your turkey, pull out a recipe […]

Ways to Use That Turkey


We love taco salads served in either a flour or corn tortilla shell.  As with most other salads, you can change the ingredients for endless variations.  This one is made […]

Chicken Taco Salad Recipe




  Again homemade is better. This takes a little time but it’s worth it. This sauce works on pizza or pasta and with a little change in seasonings and by […]

Make your Own Pizza or Pasta Sauce



We like dumplings. It’s an easy way to fancy up any hearty soup. Mix up the dumpling batter and drop it by spoonfuls on the hot, simmering soup. Presto! You […]

Chicken and Dumplings Recipe


This recipe was sent to us by a kind reader in Georgia. She says that this is her favorite pizza. We made it and it is very good. Ingredients 1 […]

Spinach Alfredo White Pizza Recipe



  Again homemade is better. This takes a little time but it’s worth it. This sauce works on pizza or pasta and with a little change in seasonings and by […]

Make your Own Pizza or Pasta Sauce




Broccoli Cheese Soup
Make this scrumptious broccoli cheese soup with either fresh or frozen broccoli.  Add homemade noodles if you like. Ingredients 1/4 cup butter 1/2 cup flour 5 cups milk 1 10 […]

Broccoli Cheese Soup Recipe


You’ll find the best selection of orzo–colorful, flavorful orzo like Black Bean Orzo and Spring Medley Orzo. It’s colored and flavored with natural ingredients like black beans, spinach, lemon, and […]

Lemon Garlic and Other Chicken Soups