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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Sides, Snacks, Uncategorized

Pita Chips

I hope you have a good hummus recipe you enjoy.   I have tried several, but still go back to my old store bought favorite…Sabra plain/original hummus.  Anyway, you are going to want some hummus to go with these, though they taste great without it, too. PITA CHIPS –Take a package of pita bread.  I buy Tofuyan Whole Wheat Pita…

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Bread, Sides

The Yummiest Garlic Bread

We found our favorite garlic bread recipe a few years ago.  My brother-in-law (thank you Chris!) made it for us one New Years and it is delicious. This is a Paula Deen recipe so you shouldn’t be surprised to find lots of butter in it!  I use loaves of fresh French bread from Publix’s bakery for this. I only use…

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No Thawing Required, Sides

Ranch Baked Potatoes

I found this recipe on Pinterest!  🙂  The original blog it is from is  No photo because we left our camera at my folks house…sorry. Anyway, I tweaked it a little and made it for the July freezer swap with my friends.  That means I had to make it for 6 families.  Instead of giving everyone a 9 x…

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Chicken, Main Dishes, Sides

Sarah’s Fettucini Alfredo with Blackened Chicken

One of the gals in our freezer co-op made these at one of the first swaps.  Super kid friendly and delicious.  I have been using the “rainbow” fettucini noodles, which my kids don’t know means they have added veggies in them!  🙂  Enjoy! Fettucini Alfredo with Blackened Chicken 1pt of heavy whipping cream 1 stick of butter (not margarine) 2…

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Freezer Mashed Potatoes

Made these yesterday!  I omitted the onion powder, salt,  & pepper.  I’ll let folks season their own.  🙂 By the way, this is a cheap side dish!  Bought the potatoes for $1.98 for a 5 lb. bag @ Kroger. Freezer Mashed Potatoes Please follow and like us:

Sides, Veggies

Sweet Potato Casserole

Sweet Potato Casserole (from All Recipes) 4 cups sweet potato, cubed 1/2 cup white sugar 2 eggs, beaten 1/2 teaspoon salt 4 tablespoons butter, softened 1/2 cup milk 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1/3 cup all-purpose flour 3 tablespoons butter, softened 1/2 cup chopped pecans Preheat oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C). Put sweet…

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