Mexican Fried Ice Cream

Mexican Fried Ice Cream

Try making Mexican Fried Ice Cream the next time you serve a nice Mexican dinner for your family or guests. There’s nothing so sweet as sharing a dessert with a loved one, whether romantically or for fun with one of your kids. This dessert is …

Sourdough Cider Donuts and Fritters

Sourdough Cider Donuts and Fritters

Recently I’ve been learning new ways to use my sourdough discard, rather than throwing it away. These Sourdough Cider Donuts and Fritters are simply marvelous! They cook up big and puffy and the apple cider is a perfect flavor fit for sourdough. I encourage you …

Homemade Cannoli with Creamy Ricotta

Homemade Cannoli with Creamy Ricotta

I love learning about and trying new Italian recipes. Homemade Cannoli with Creamy Ricotta is a delicious dessert that has just the right amount of sweetness. Plus chocolate and pistachios! Our family loves them. The first time I heard about cannoli was during an episode …

Indian Tacos with Fry Bread

Indian Tacos with Fry Bread

We once ate Indian Tacos with Fry Bread in Northeast Oklahoma at the Woolaroc Museum. They were delicious. So, of course, I had to try making my own. If you’ve never been to the Woolaroc Museum, I highly recommend it. They have an amazing collection …

Crab Rangoon

Crab Rangoon

We love Asian food and these little Crab Rangoon appetizers are perfect to go with your next Chinese meal. In the past, I’ve always had trouble folding the wrappers into the shape of what you find in restaurants. Recently, I tried folding them in half …

Hush Puppies

Hush Puppies

Try this recipe for Hush Puppies the next time you serve fish or have a shrimp boil. They’re quite scrumptious. Okay, so here’s a little something you probably don’t know about me. I love hush puppies. My favorites come from Long John Silvers.  When I …

Egg Rolls

Egg Rolls

Making your own Egg Rolls calls for a bit of work, but it is well worth the effort. My family loves them–even more than those at restaurants. These little gems are filled with sausage and well seasoned vegetables, and are then fried in deep fat …

Easy BBQ Chicken Bites

Easy BBQ Chicken Bites

Easy BBQ Chicken Bites is a great recipe if you like barbecued chicken. They’re not complicated to make and they cooks up in less than 30 minutes. Done! This recipe was actually inspired by my shopping trips to Walmart with our daughters when they lived …

Skillet Fried Morels

Skillet Fried Morels

Skillet Fried Morels. My husband’s uncle found some morels in the woods and brought us some to try. They were delicious.   Love-Hate Relationships with Mushrooms Of course, my husband wouldn’t eat them. He hates mushrooms of any kind. Sometimes he will eat a fresh …

Fried Okra Bites

Fried Okra Bites

Fried Okra Bites is a great dish to serve at your next fish fry, shrimp boil, or barbecue.  Small pieces of okra that have a crispy cornmeal coating laced with seasoned salt and garlic. So good! The first time I tried fried okra was at …