Author Archive | Jeanine

Grilled Asparagus

This is a favorite of ours. We love grilled (or even pan-fried) asaparagus. This recipe is no exception. It’s simple, quick, and the salt gives it a really great flavor. You can add a clove of minced garlic if you so desire.    

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Grilled Salmon

THIS is the way I love my salmon grilled! Although I am also a fan of the classic lemon & dill on the cedar plank (will do that later this summer), I really like the way this tasted. I will definitely make this again!    

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Chili-Lime Chicken Kabobs

This is a great way to change up your chicken on the grill. The lime juice & chili powder give a great flavour to the chicken, and the marinade makes the meat very tender. You can skewer these with pineapple & green pepper, if you wish. I usually do just the meat.  

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Easy Alfredo Sauce

I hadn’t tried making a homemade alfredo sauce in years already. But, since I had some heavy cream in the fridge that I needed to use, I decided to give it a try again. This recipe was YUMMY! Nice, smooth, creamy & it clung to the pasta well. My husband’s first remark was “This belongs […]

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Green Beans to Impress

Wow, these definitely live up to their name! I wanted to try something different & with some flavour to them (meaning, I didn’t want to have to eat these with ranch dressing again). I found this recipe at Recipezaar and decided to give it a try. The crunch from the nuts & the saltiness from […]

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Crispy Potato Wedges

These yummy little crispy potato wedges are sprinkled with Parmesan cheese while they are baking. They have a really great flavour, and are a nice change from regular old fries. This recipe comes from an elementary school cookbook, which I received from Dawn in our swap. Thanks, Dawn!    

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Mouth-watering Mini Meatloaves

This is one of the favorites at our house, even my kids love to eat these. They are individual size meatloaves, each baked in a little ramekin, topped with a sweet ketchup based sauce. Yummy!    

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Taco Fries

We have this wonderful little summer-time restaurant where I live called “The Ice Cream Hut”. It’s a small privately owned business that is only open spring, summer & fall and has great burgers, fries & ice cream. My Mom has found a recipe that is very similar to the taco fries that we can get […]

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