Archive | Side Dishes

Carrot Apple Salad

  First off, HAPPY NEW YEAR!! I trust you all had a great holiday season, spending time with family & friends. We had our first snow storm of the winter on the 25th & 26th. Perfect timing, huh? Sheesh! So, some Christmas gatherings had to be rescheduled, but it all worked out. I also want […]

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Gluten Free Onion Rings

Onion rings and I go way back. I remember being a small child in the backseat of my parents lime green 2-door Nova, sitting on the parking lot of the A&W, waiting for the carhops to bring our food. I always had onion rings & a small rootbeer. I remember my brother telling me that […]

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Beef Stroganoff with Hamburger

My Mom shared this recipe for this great comfort food, delicious Beef Stroganoff with Hamburger. It sounds perfect for those days when you get home late, but don’t want to do take-out or a sandwich. Serve over noodles or mashed potatoes with a side of veggies, and you have a great satisfying meal.   Save […]

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Tex Mex Taco Dinner

  First off, thanks to everyone for the kind comments regarding the changes that have been going on around here. So far, I’ve only heard positive things. (Yeah!) There are a few things in the works to make navigation even easier. If you ever have any suggestions of what you’d like to see here, please […]

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Russian Salad

This recipe for Russian Salad was submitted by my Mom. It is a fantastic twist to a regular jello salad. The flavours are really great, and the sour cream layer  doesn’t make it sour, but rather, makes it very creamy. Delicious! Save Print Russian Salad Author: Jeanine Friesen   Ingredients 1 1/2 cups water 3/4 cup […]

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Broccoli Soup

I was hungry for a broccoli soup the other day, so my little boy & I went off to the grocery store to find some “trees” for our supper. I have never really had a problem getting either of my kids to eat broccoli, so I knew this was going to be a meal that […]

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Broccoli Apple Salad

I’m sure we’re all familiar with the broccoli & cauliflower salad that sometimes has bacon or raisins in it. This recipe for Broccoli Apple Salad is similar to those recipes, but I think it is bumped up a notch. The dressing is cooked, but don’t let that stop you from making it. It is a […]

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Restaurant Style Fried Rice

Our Chinese take-out at home wouldn’t be complete without Restaurant Style Fried Rice. My husband & I love the fried rice, and enjoyed this one, but both kids would rather have a noodle dish. Next time, I think I will do less soy sauce though, it got a little bit stronger than we like it. […]

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Gluten Free Keilke or Vereniki Dough

When I saw this recipe for Gluten Free Keilke or Vereniki  Dough posted over at Mennonite Girls Can Cook, I knew it was going to be on my MUST TRY list! And boy, I have not been disappointed. Although I have not used the dough for perogies yet, we have loved the noodles with some cream […]

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