NANA’S TOMATO & CHEESE MACARONI

INGREDIENTS: 2 cups macaroni1 quarts tomatoes1 tsp. sugar1 tsp. dry mustard1/2 tsp salt1/4 tsp pepper1/4 tsp celery seed1 cup grated cheddar cheese STEP BY STEP: Cook and drain macaroni according to package directions. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Spoon 1/3 Read More …

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Hoagie Bake

Servings:8 persons Time to make:10 minutes preparation, 35 minutes cooking INGREDIENTS: 16 oz refrigerated crescent rolls1/4 lb salami1/4 lb cooked ham1/4 lb pepperoni sausage8 slices provolone cheese8 slices swiss cheese2 tbsp grated parmesan cheese3 eggs, beaten STEP BY STEP: Preheat Read More …

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NANA’S SWEET-SOUR CHICKEN

INGREDIENTS: 1 1/2 lb. chicken1 bottle Russian dressing1 jar pineapple and apricot jam1 pkg. dry onion soup mix STEP BY STEP: Start by cutting the chicken into bite size pieces. Preheat oven 350 degrees. Mix together dressing, jam, onion soup; Read More …

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Hearty Vegetable Beef Soup

INGREDIENTS: 2 lb Stew beef, cubed3 1/2 quart Water1 each Onion, chopped1 tbsp Salt1/2 tsp Thyme1/2 cup Split peas1 1/2 cup Corn2 each Onions, sliced1 each Large potato, cubed1 cup Spinach, chopped1 cup Green beans, chopped1 cup Green peas6 each Read More …

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NANA’S SWEET AND SOUR MEATBALLS

INGREDIENTS: 1 med. can V-8 juice1/2 can water12 ginger snaps3 tbsp. brown sugar3 tbsp. lemon juice2 lbs. hamburger1/2 c. bread crumbs1 eggGarlic and onion powder to taste1/3 c. ketchup STEP BY STEP: Bring first 5 ingredients to a soft boil Read More …

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Braised Chicken

INGREDIENTS: 3 lbs. chicken1 ea onion, halved2 cloves1/2 cup streaky bacon, chopped4 cups vegetable stock or water4 carrots4 turnips, quartered12 small leeksBlack pepper, ground as requiredCelery sticks, quarteredBay leaves to Garnish as requiredSalt as required STEP BY STEP: Put the Read More …

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NANA’S APPLE CRUNCH

INGREDIENTS: 8 Apples, peeled and sliced1 tsp Nutmeg1 tsp Cinnamon CRUNCH:1 c. brown sugar1 c. all purpose flour1/2 c. unsalted butterSalt (pinch) STEP BY STEP: Preheat oven to 350°F.Put chopped, sliced apples in a pan 13×9 and sprinkle with nutmeg Read More …

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Grandma’s Blue Ribbon Cheesecake

INGREDIENTS: 1 1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs1/2 cup butter, melted and cooled1/8 tsp orange extract1 cup sugar1 butter, melted3 tbsp sugar3 pkg (8 oz) cream cheese, room temp3 eggs, room temp STEP BY STEP: Grated orange peel or fresh berries Read More …

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NANA’S LARGE CRUMB CAKE

INGREDIENTS:1 box Duncan Hines Butter Recipe cake mix (yellow)This cake is outrageous. DO NOT let the box mix scare you away!!! CRUMBS:3 sticks butter, melted3 c. flour3/4 c. granulated sugar1/4 tsp. salt1 1/2 to 2 tbsp. cinnamon STEP BY STEP: Read More …

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QUICK & EASY NANA PUDDIN’

INGREDIENTS: 2 boxes instant vanilla pudding2 c. cold milk1 carton sour cream4 bananas1 box vanilla wafers1 sm. Cool Whip STEP BY STEP: Mix pudding and cold milk.Add in sour cream, next add in Cool Whip.Put in pan a layer of Read More …

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GRANDMA’S PUMPKIN WHOOPIE PIES

INGREDIENTS: 2 c. brown sugar (firmly packed)1 c. oil1 c. cooked pumpkin2 eggs1 tsp.cinnamon1 tsp. vanilla1/4 tsp. ginger1/4 tsp. ground cloves3 1/2 c. flour1 tsp. salt1 tsp. baking powder1 tsp. baking soda STEP BY STEP: Preheat oven to 350°F.Beat first Read More …

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Brown Rice Pudding

Servings:3-4 persons Time to make:10-15 minutes INGREDIENTS: 1/2 cup uncooked regular or quick-cooking brown rice3 tbsp honey3 tbsp margarine1/4 tsp ground cinnamon3/4 cup milk1/4 cup raisins, optionalcreamhoney or brown sugar STEP BY STEP: Cook rice as directed.Stir in 3 tbsp Read More …

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Blueberry Pineapple Delight Cake

Servings:16 Servings INGREDIENTS: 1 can (20 oz) crushed pineapple in juice, undrained1 box (18.25 oz) lemon cake mix2 cups fresh or frozen blueberries2/3 cup light brown sugar1/2 cup margarine or butter, melted STEP BY STEP: Preheat oven to 350°F.In a Read More …

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Blueberry Bran Muffins

INGREDIENTS: 1 1/4 cups whole wheat flour3/4 cup oat bran or wheat bran3/4 cup fresh or frozen blueberries1/3 cup sugar1 cup vanilla or lemon nonfat yogurt1 tsp baking soda1 tsp vanilla extract2 tsp baking powder2 egg whites STEP BY STEP: Read More …

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Blueberry And Peach Cobbler

INGREDIENTS: 1/2 cup sugar1 Tbsp cornstarch1/2 tsp grated lemon rind1/4 tsp ground cinnamon3 cup coarsely chopped peeled peaches2 cup blueberries1 Tbsp lemon juice1/2 tsp vanilla extract1 cup all purpose flour3 Tbsp sugar3/4 tsp baking powder1/8 tsp baking soda1/4 tsp salt2 Read More …

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APRICOT WINGS

3 cups vegetable oil 1 teaspoon smoked paprika 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 3 pounds chicken wings, cut at joint 1/2 stick (2 ounces) butter 2 cloves garlic, chopped 1/2 cup Apricot Preserves 1/4 cup hot sauce 1 tablespoon soy sauce Read More …

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GREAT-GRANDMA’S BISCUITS

INGREDIENTS: 2 c. flour2 1/2 tsp. cream of tartar1 1/4 tsp. baking soda1/2 tsp. salt3 tbsp. sugar1 stick butter1 c. milk STEP BY STEP: Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Mix and sift dry ingredients.Cut in butter.Add milk and mix.Spoon into Read More …

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BAKED LEMON & GARLIC TILAPIA

INGREDIENTS: 3-6 Tilapia filets (6 oz. each)6-8 cloves garlic, crushed and diced large2 1/2 tbsp butter (4 tbsp – if no cooking spray)4 tbsp fresh lemon juice3 tsp fresh Parsley (or dried)1 tsp Oregano (fresh or dried)salt and pepper to Read More …

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Baked Garlic Potato Slices

INGREDIENTS:2-4 whole potatoesSaltOlive oilFinely chopped garlicOther herbs and spices of your choice STEP BY STEP: Preheat oven to 400. Slice potatoes into desired thickness.Thinner is crispier and yummier.Rinse potatoes with water to remove starch.Dry with paper towel. In a large Read More …

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AMAZING EASY CHEESE DANISH

INGREDIENTS:2 cans of crescent rolls1 x 8 oz package of cream cheese at room temperature½ cup white sugar1 tsp lemon juice¾ tsp vanilla1 tsp sour cream STEP BY STEP: Preheat the oven to 350.Place a sheet of parchment paper on Read More …

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