Murray’s Ahi Tuna Poke

                                                         Murray discovered Poke in Hawaii & never looked back! He has tried different recipes over the years but has settled on this one. I first posted this…

Antipasto

This is my Aunt Marilyn Lyman’s recipe. I remember her making this & she gave me the recipe aver 30 years ago…. The recipe is just a bunch of jarred pickles, olives, tuna….& a few other ingredients…chopped up, mixed together & wow is it good!My aunt used to chop all fo the ingredients by hand but…

Cheezies….An Appetizer

This recipe was from my aunt, Marilyn Lyman. I was going through her recipes one day & came across this typewritten recipe for Cheezies… they are a homemade cheese kind of cracker ….The image I get when I think of these is having them at a cocktail party, with the men & woman dressed to…

Applesauce Cake

I had some leftover applesauce from when I made latkes…. & I love Applesauce Cake…so… I baked one!

Baked Chicken Wings – 2 kinds…Hot & Sweet

This post is originally from February 2018… but I am making these wings for dinner tonight & will serve them with a platter of cut up veggies Here is a recipe for 2 types of chicken wings..one hot, not too hot, & one sweet…not too sweet…so easy for anyone to enjoy!

Some Instant Pot Safety Tips

I was just listening to the radio & heard about someone being badly burnt from the Instant Pot. They didn’t go into details so I do not know why that would have happened but I looked up some Instant Pot safety tips & thought I would just send them out When you use your Instant…

Nanaimo Bars

This is the quickest Nanaimo Bar recipe I have ever made! These squares are made in the microwave! In fact, I don’t make any other recipe anymore!! Not for many years… I love this one

Chocolate Peppermint Bark

I was at Bulk Barn & bought some crushed candy canes! I resisted just eating them & tried to think of what I could make with them!

Quick Cinnamon Swirl

I am not  sure what the name of this bread/cake is… or whether it is a yeasted cake or a cake-like bread! My aunt gave me the recipe on a piece of paper.  I have tried to search for it online to give credit to the original recipe but could not find it. I am sure…

Red Lentil Soup in the Instant Pot

My daughter-in-law told me about this soup …she found the recipe, made it & really liked it! I tasted the one she made & knew I had to make it myself. She made it in the Instant Pot… a great idea!

Caramel Graham Wafer Squares

This recipe has everything I love! Graham wafers…. caramel….nuts… YUM  The first time I had them was when my sisters’ mother-in-law made them in the ’60’s. I do not make them very often but I think thaf I should …you know what happens to me…I move on to new recipes & forget the old ones..so this blog…