Spicy Mexican Enchilada Torte

Spicy Mexican Enchilada Torte

I’m feeling a bit… ummm…  spicy on this MAN-ic Monday!  Yup, definitely spicy, mildly hot even!  Ok, not mucho caliente, just a bit past warm.  And a Spicy Mexican Enchilada Torte is the perfect solution to my craving for fast, spicy, almost hot food on this definitely cool and breezy MAN-ic Monday. This is the… 

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Italian Baked Chicken with Creamy Pasta – AKA Pink Chicken

Italian Chicken with Creamy Noodles

Anyone else feeling a bit MAN-ic today?  No?  Just me?  Oh well…. <sigh> So what do I make for dinner when I’m feeling manic and out of  sorts?  Easy!  I head to a dish that I came up with back in the early 90’s.  I’m officially calling it an Italian Baked Chicken with Creamy Pasta… 

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Fiesta Pork Chop and Rice Casserole

Fiesta Pork Chop and Rice Casserole

Is it Monday already?  Really?  Truly?  The weekend flew by and I had good intentions, but managed to do absolutely none of the things on my “fall cleaning” list.  It was bad enough that I was feeling like a slug, but then yesterday evening I had one of those “idle Tuesday” moments. If you’ve never… 

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Smoky Au Gratin Potatoes

Au-Gratin

Smoky Au Gratin Potatoes  Smoky Au Gratin Potatoes; Dang Good and Cheesy We have been experimenting with Smoked Gouda Cheese and here is a Smoky Au Gratin potato dish that brings back memories of campfire cooking.  Smoky Au Gratin Potatoes   Print Author: Lake Murray Recipe type: Side Dish Ingredients 3 medium potatoes sliced thin 1… 

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Sweet Ritz Bark

Sweet Ritz Bark

 Sweet Ritz Bark Sweet Ritz Bark will make your teeth hurt so good. We have adapted this recipe from one that Trisha Yearwood has on her TV show. Her family calls it “crack”, we call it dang good crack.   Sweet Ritz Bark   Print Author: Lake Murray Recipe type: Candy Cuisine: Snack Ingredients Nonstick… 

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Herbed Pork Roast with Root Vegetable Sauce

Dad's Herbed Pork Roast with Root Vegetable Sauce

It’s TBT and I’ve been feeling really nostalgic lately.  Fall is my favorite season… the scent of fallen leaves and the way the color of the sunlight is changing… becoming flatter and less yellow, more silver… during the days.  It takes me back to my teen years.  There were some truly wonderful days that to… 

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Frito Pie

Frito Pie with Fixin's

Well good golly, it’s MAN-ic Monday already – where did my weekend go?  The weather out here in Idaho is definitely perfect football weather, so I’ve been whipping up football food for my man on Sunday’s and then chilling in front of the tv all afternoon.  I wanted to post this recipe for Frito Pie… 

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Homemade Spaetzle – So Dang Easy!

Spaetzle with Sauce

Homemade Spaetzle is a such a simple, humble German side dish that I almost didn’t post my super easy recipe… I mean really, Spaetzle for a Throw Back Thursday dish?  Really?  Well yeah, really!  After tossing it around in my head I decided that spaetzle really does deserve a place in my TBT line up. … 

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