Kid Friendly, Sides, Uncategorized

“Golf Ball” Bread

So, my mom got this recipe from a friend when I was little.  It has always been a family favorite.  When I was young, somehow I nicknamed it “golf ball bread” and we’ve been calling it that ever since.  🙂  The bread does freeze well after it is baked, but there is never any left to freeze at our house.…

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Kid Friendly, Main Dishes, Uncategorized

Our Go-To Pizza Sauce

Our go-to pizza sauce recipe is super simple and freezes great!  I got it from this cookbook, which you can read more about in this post on my favorite freezer cookbooks. I can usually get 3-4 pizzas out of one batch of this sauce.  It says to make in the blender/food processor, but I just mix everything by hand with…

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Kid Friendly, Meatless, Soups, Uncategorized, Veggies

Homemade Tomato Soup

So, I try to have “meatless” night once a week.  When we would have grilled cheese, I always got a can of condensed tomato soup for my hubby to dip his sandwich in.  I didn’t care for the soup all that much.  Then, someone introduced us to this recipe.  Now, the entire family dips grilled cheese sandwiches in this delicious…

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Dessert, Kid Friendly, No Thawing Required

Mom’s PB Squares

Where my mother found this recipe, I don’t know.  I just know she has been making it as long as I can remember and I never get tired of these.  I feel the need to make them every Christmas.  🙂  They make great gifts, they freeze well, the kids can help make them….there is NOTHING bad to say about them…

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Kid Friendly, lunches, No Thawing Required

Homemade Uncrustables

I get questions often about Homemade Uncrustables.  I made these uncrustables using my Pampered Chef Press N Seal.  I could you give you a little tutorial, but there are several out there that are very good, which I will link to.  I will say that I agree with 2 of the points the others mention:  #1-use fresh bread, #2-put peanut…

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Chicken, Kid Friendly, Main Dishes

Our Favorite Chicken Strips

We love these chicken strips more than any others.  I adapted the recipe to make a large enough batch to eat some for dinner and freeze enough for another meal later.  I hope you enjoy! Crispy Parmesan Chicken Strips (adapted from a Pampered Chef recipe) 3 cups crushed croutons (I like to use cheese & garlic flavor.) 2/3 cup Parmesan…

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