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Giblet Gravy

Giblet Gravy


Giblet Gravy   3 tablespoons butter 3 tablespoons of bacon grease 1 ½ to 2 cups pan drippings from turkey Boiled and sliced giblets and neck from turkey  6 to 7 tablespoons of flour 1 hardboiled egg  Pepper Salt   Melt the butter and bacon grease over medium to low heat in skillet, add the … Continue reading

Green Bean Casserole with Crispy Onions and Bacon

Green Bean Casserole with Crispy Onions and Bacon


Green Bean Casserole with Crispy Onions and Bacon   2 lbs fresh green beans 2 medium onions sliced breadcrumbs buttermilk 3 tablespoons butter 16 ounces mushrooms 3 garlic cloved chopped 4 tablespoons flour 1 ½ cup chicken broth ½ cup heavy cream Salt Pepper Bacon   Start with boiling or steaming the green beans until … Continue reading

Bourbon Glazed Sweet Potatoes

Bourbon Glazed Sweet Potatoes


Bourbon Glazed Sweet Potatoes   5 large Sweet Potatoes 1 stick of butter halved 1/8 cup molasses 1/8 cup dark corn syrup 1 ½ cup brown sugar halved Cinnamon Nutmeg 1/2 cup bourbon   Take the Sweet potatoes and place in a large pot and boil until they can be pierced with a fork, just … Continue reading

Lentil Salad W/ Poached Egg

Lentil Salad W/ Poached Egg


    With the warmer weather lately it makes me not want to turn on my oven as much because heating up the house is not something I really care to do. In the winter I bake up a storm just because I am able to turn on my oven and make something yummy as … Continue reading

Whole Wheat Pizza Dough

Whole Wheat Pizza Dough


I decided to make some Pizza again since it is one of our favorite things to eat for everyone in my house. Instead of running out to the end of the street and buying  pie which would have been three days faster then this processes I went ahead to see if I could improve on … Continue reading

Lentil “Meatballs”

Lentil “Meatballs”


I was out of town and needed to make some food that the rest of my family could eat while I was gone. I wasn’t sure what I was going to make but I knew that I wanted to use the bag of lentils that I had so I poured them into a bowl filled … Continue reading

Tex-Mex Spaghetti Squash

Tex-Mex Spaghetti Squash


Last night I had to throw some dinner together pretty fast and not spend a long time standing in the kitchen. I normally love to spend time in the kitchen cooking since it calms me down but this time I was so busy with homework and had so much to get done that I just … Continue reading