Archive for the ‘Drinks’ Category

Recipes Good Cookies

Tasty Ginger Cookies! Ingredients: 3/4 cup butter1 cup sugar1 egg1/4 cup molasses2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour1 tsp ground ginger1 tsp ground cloves1 tsp ground cinnamon1 1/2 tsps baking sodaextra sugar Instructions: 1. Cream butter and sugar.2. Add egg (beaten) and molasses. Stir.3. Add dry ingredients. Stir.4. Roll dough into balls about 1 inch in diameter. […]

Recipes Enchilada Casserole

I like to do quick and easy meals that take little or no prep time. This is my enchilada casserole recipe. Here are the basic ingredients you will need: 1 can Enchilada Sauce1 can Refried beans1 can Black beans1 can Campbell’s Fiesta Nacho cheeses soup1 8oz bag of shredded cheese (Mexican blend or just cheddar)1lb […]

Recipes Creative Kielbasa and Mashed Potatoes

I came up with this dish just because I wanted to get creative in the kitchen and try something different. I cheated when I made this because I used instant mashed potatoes, canned vegetables, and powdered gravy mix. Even doing this it turned out good and we ate this like you would a Shepard’s pie […]

Recipes Appetizers that Kids will Eat too

One very simple and fun appetizer that I’ve created includes a nifty trick to get kids to eat spinach! You will need:-Box of Triscuits-Cheese; this recipe works with mozerella slices and Boursin garlic cheese spread-Fresh, raw, rinsed baby spinach leaves-Good company!-Serving tray or plate-Butter knife First, set out your Triscuits on a plate or baking […]

Recipes Dumplings

After taking a Holiday In Munich, I fell in love with potato dumplings but wondered how they could be improved upon.Here is my recipe for potato dumplings with an Irish twist. For the dumplings(Serves 2) 375g potatoes25g breadcrumbs2 tbsp plain white flour1 eggA pinch of salt1 tsp grated nutmeg1/2 tsp chopped parsley Wash, peel and […]

Recipes Cuban Rice and Beans

Memories of Cuban Rice and Beans….– I first tasted Cuban Rice and Beans at a Loteria gathering in San Francisco. Harry invited members to his house to check out his photo albums – memories and masterpieces collected over the last few decades. Harry’s in his late 40s and one would figure it was time for […]

Pumpkin Muffins Muffin Recipes Pumpkin Recipes

With the fall season upon us, it’s hard to not crave things like cinnamon, ginger, or even pumpkin.  There are plenty of pumpkin cupcakes and scones out there, but what about muffins?  There is nothing better than waking up to a cup of coffee with pumpkin latte creamer and nibbling on a pumpkin muffin as […]

Ruckus Brewings Hoptimus Prime Review

Who doesn’t love a good IPA? American or English IPAs can be delicious and refreshing on a hot day, while winter can be the time for a double or IPA. This is when it’s good to have a full bodied beer with a little alcoholic warmth to take the chill off a cold winter night. […]

Review of Deschutes Brewings Inversion Ipa

There’s no doubt about it, Americans love their hops. There’s hardly a beer style in the country that doesn’t come equipped with a blast of some sort of American hops in it. These beers go beyond the American pale ale or IPA where you expect a certain hoppiness. Try an American brown ale, an amber, […]