Black Angus Cheesy Garlic Bread!

Black Angus Cheesy Garlic Bread for a Western Dinner! One of the things I have always loved to do is to plan and make "Theme Dinners". So, I decided to make my "Covered Wagon Dinner" for our evening meal. This is a meal I had made once before when we lived in Little Rock. One of the items on the menu is Black Angus Cheesy Garlic Bread, a delicious, cheesy bread that will please even the pickiest eater. The "Covered Wagon Dinner" . . . The "Covered Wagon Dinner" has a western theme with the menu items having western names. Some I made up, some were suggested by a friend. Here is the Menu for the "Covered Wagon Dinner": The main dish was "Chuck Wagon Steak". This is similar to Grandmama Hall's Smothered Steak but has a few … [Read more...]

Best Banana Recipes for using Ripe Bananas!

What do you do? What do you do when you have over ripe bananas? You know, the bananas that have ripened beyond the point of anyone wanting to eat them. Do you throw them in the trash? Do you freeze them to bake with on another day? Or, do you choose to use them to make something delicious for your family that day? If you are like me, you have done all three! But I try to either bake something with them or freeze them for using later. Because I found myself in this place, with 5 over ripe bananas, I decided to compile a list of 12 of our favorite banana recipes that you can use them in. There are recipes for muffins, breads, cookies, and more. Check them out, and let me know what you think! Leave a comment with which is your … [Read more...]

Banana Nut Streusel Muffins for Breakfast or Snack!

Banana Nut Streusel Muffins . . . delicious for breakfast or snack! Have you ever had overripe bananas and wondered what to do with them? Well that was me today. So, I decided to search Pinterest, the internet, and different bloggers I follow to get some ideas as to what to make with them. I didn't want to make a banana bread, and muffins seemed to call my name. One of the recipes I found was for Banana Macadamia Nut Muffins on the Brown Eyed Baker's blog. I also found another banana muffin with streusel on another site. So, I combined the two and make a Banana Nut Streusel Muffin, and it turned out to be delicious!!! Making the Banana Nut Streusel Muffins . . . I made some changes to Michelle's recipe, because I either didn't have … [Read more...]

Chocolate Chip Banana Bread!

Candace and the Chocolate Chip Banana Bread . . . Candace called Sunday afternoon and said she had made this wonderful Chocolate Chip Banana Bread. The best she ever made! So, I told her to send me pictures and the recipe and I would write a blog post on it. Chocolate Chip Banana Bread, perfect for using overripe bananas . . . The reason Candace decided to make this Chocolate Chip Banana Bread was because she had overripe bananas. We have all been there! In fact, I'm there even today! So, rather than freeze them or throw them away, she made this bread. She had saved the video of this bread on Facebook by  Shawn on her blog, I Wash, You Dry. Candace adapted the recipe a bit, and came up with her version of this very moist and delicious … [Read more...]

3 Ingredient Cream Biscuits for easy to make biscuits!

3 Ingredient Cream Biscuits . . . In case you haven't notices, I'm kinda on a "3 Ingredient" kick, and these 3 Ingredient Cream Biscuits are terrific! Much better, in fact, than I had thought. But anything made with heavy cream is great, don't you think? I first saw this recipe on Pinterest. Then I got an email with this recipe in it from Melissa's Southern Style Kitchen. So, my brain said, "Make these 3 Ingredient Cream Biscuits!" After all, how would you ever know if something is good or not unless you try it? So, it was biscuit making time at my house! Making the 3 Ingredient Cream Biscuits . . . These biscuits were so simple, it's unbelievable. In fact, anyone who thinks they can't make biscuits can make these.  The instructions … [Read more...]