Mexican Sour Cream Rice

Mexican Sour Cream Rice

Comfort food means many things to my family. If asked, they might respond that their favorite comfort food is pizza, or chicken and noodles, or they might say enchiladas with rice. This Mexican Sour Cream Rice dish is a perfect choice when you want or …

Cheesy Squash Bake

Cheesy Squash Bake

Cheesy Squash Bake is perfect when you have a lot of squash in your garden. The squash is baked until tender with onion, green peppers, and garlic, and is then topped with a seasoned cracker crumb and melted cheese. It’s makes a delicious side dish …

Cornish Hens with Grand Marnier Stuffing

Cornish Hens with Grand Marnier Stuffing

I love to serve Cornish Hens with Grand Marnier Stuffing during the holidays. Apricot-glazed Cornish hens, with a cornbread stuffing flavored with dried apricots, pine nuts, and orange-flavored Grand Marnier liqueur. My mother-in-law made this dish for our family one Christmas, and I thought it …

Cheesy Corn and Macaroni Casserole

Cheesy Corn and Macaroni Casserole

Cheesy Corn and Macaroni Casserole is a favorite recipe from the Oehlert side of our family. It’s quite good for church dinners or family gatherings. I remember the first time I tasted this dish at one of our Oehlert family gatherings. My husband’s Aunt Marlene …

Cheesy Zucchini Casserole

Cheesy Zucchini Casserole

Wondering what to do with your excess garden zucchini? This Cheesy Zucchini Casserole is a perfect answer. I like this dish so well I sometimes eat it as a meal by itself.  My Niece Nicki first introduced me to this recipe. She had made it …

Easy Thanksgiving Dressing

Easy Thanksgiving Dressing

This Easy Thanksgiving Dressing is one I’ve tweaked based on my mother-in-law’s holiday recipe. Savory dressing with sausage, sweetened with dried apricots, with the crunch of pine nuts. I always enjoy her dish so much, but my husband doesn’t care for dressing or stuffing. Because …