Easy Garlic Chicken

Easy Garlic Chicken

1. Preheat oven to 500°F and lightly grease a casserole dish. 2. In small sauté pan, sauté garlic with the oil until tender. 3. Remove from heat and stir in brown sugar. 4. Place chicken breasts in a prepared baking dish and cover with the garlic and brown sugar mixture. 5. Add salt and pepper […]

Cheesy Potato Fries

Cheesy Potato Fries

Cut potatoes into “steak french fries” size. Place on foiled baking sheet. Drizzle with olive oil and lightly toss with tongs. Sprinkle salts and pepper over the potatoes. Bake 400 for 40 minutes or until fork tender in seperate bowl mix: sour cream, Ranch dressing and milk. on a separate platter smooth out 3/4 of […]

pizza dillas

Pizza dillas

I made this for dinner and oh my, was it delish!! I was close to the recipe above except yellow onions instead of red and I kinda overstuffed it since I had smaller tortillas. My dipping sauce was a mixture of tomato paste/water with hickory smoke BBQ sauce and 1-2 diced chipotle peppers canned in […]

Strawberry Pop Tarts

Strawberry Pop Tarts

Preheat the oven to 425 degrees. (I went by the temp setting on the box, the original recipe calls for 450.) Unroll one of the pie crusts and square the edges. Cut into rectangles. Place 1 tsp of jam in the center of a rectangle and top with another piece of crust. Crimp all four […]

Tagalong Cupcakes

Tagalong Cupcakes

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Line muffin tin with paper liners or spray with non-stick cooking spray. 2. In the bowl of a stand mixer or a large bowl with a hand mixer, add the cake and pudding mixes, sour cream, oil, eggs, vanilla and espresso water mixture or coffee. Mix on medium […]

Mini Mac and Cheese Pies

Mini Mac and Cheese Pies

Instructions 1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. 2. Generously spray 8 cups of your muffin pan with cooking spray. 3. In a large bowl, combine the crushed Ritz crackers, 1 cup of the shredded white cheddar cheese, and the melted butter, mixing well until the mixture holds together and resembles coarse sand. 4. Divide […]

Winter Minestrone

Winter Minestrone

In a large dutch oven over medium-high heat, add the olive oil and bacon. Cook bacon until brown and crisp. Add the onions, carrots, celery, squash, garlic, and thyme. Cook, stirring frequently, about 8-10 minutes, until the vegetables begin to soften and the onions are translucent. Add the tomatoes, chicken broth, bay leaf, and a […]

Baked Eggs

Baked Eggs

Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Line casserole dish with butter and crack 2 eggs into dish; set aside. Heat a small skillet over medium high heat. Add the bacon and cook until brown and crispy. Transfer to a paper towel-lined plate. Pour bacon bits into casserole dish and sprinkle in cheese, garlic, and herbs. […]

Meatball Parmigiana Sliders

Meatball Parmigiana Sliders

Soak bread in milk for 5 minutes. Gently mix bread and milk with meats, pecorino Romano, parsley, garlic egg, and 1/2 teaspoon salt. Refrigerate for at least 30 minutes. Heat oil in a large heavy pot over medium heat. Cook onion and garlic until soft and translucent, about 8 minutes. Add tomatoes, red-pepper flakes, 1/2 […]

Baked Eggs in Tomato Cups

Baked Eggs in Tomato Cups

Tried the eggs this morning. I discovered I have to scoop out way more tomato than I did. I had hardly any white inside the tomato. I used an aluminum muffin pan, and tossed it after cooking. I sprinkled the inside of my tomato with Italian seasoning, and garlic powder before adding the egg. What […]

Spring Pizza

Spring Pizza

Lovely looking dish.  The eggs are a wonderful garnish – tasty & visually pleasing.  What could be better?  It’s the perfect food, you don’t need anything else. I love the fresh spring ingredients on this one! Never have had an egg on pizza but it looks fantastic! For full recipe visit: zen can cook