My dad and mom make coleslaw from scratch all the time; my dad does a grand job on chopping up the vegetables, and my mother usually makes the dressing. Recently, my dad was trying to help out and added an additional ingredient, and thus created this unique take on Coleslaw. 1 medium head cabbage, finely … Continue reading Jerry’s Coleslaw
It's that time of year when corned beef is presented on dinner tables. Here is my mom's mustard sauce that she serves with corned beef. 1 cup Mayonnaise 1/2 cup Mustard 1/2 cup Brown Sugar Mix together. Enjoy!
I created these for a potluck; they were the hit of the party. This is a great make-ahead recipe. 2 pounds ground turkey (or meat of your choice) 1 cup bread crumbs 1 cup loosely-packed spinach leaves, stems removed & finely chopped 2/3 cups sliced mushrooms, finely chopped 2 eggs, beaten 1 teaspoon celery … Continue reading Meatballs & Gravy
One of my brothers really likes spicy foods; jalapeno poppers are one of his favorites. Here is my version for both the dip and poppers. 16 ounces non-dairy cream cheese (I used Tofutti brand) Jalapenos (about 6, minced for dip + 12 more for poppers [cored, rinsed & well-drained]) 1 cup mayonnaise (use just … Continue reading Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers & Poppers Dip
Fudge is an iconic part of any holiday celebration; I've been looking forward to sharing my first fudge recipe with you. This sweet, melt-in-your-mouth recipe is a modification of the Hershey's recipe. 3 cups sugar 2/3 cup cocoa powder 1/8 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 cup canned coconut milk (approximately one 14-15 ounce can) 1/4 cup … Continue reading Fudge Candy (Modified Hershey’s Recipe)
This is a great way to enjoy leftovers from your holiday celebration, and a way to lighten it up if you had a heavy meal. Salad 2 cups Salad greens (my favorite is arugula and/or spinach) 1/2 cup cubed leftover turkey 1/2 cup leftover sweet potatoes, cubed 1/4 cup leftover roasted or baked vegetables … Continue reading Lightened Leftovers Salad with Cranberry Balsamic Dressing and Roll Croutons
Here is a round-up of all my cookie and brownie recipes for your 2018 holiday season. Bread Crumb Cookies D&J Favorites (Chocolate Chips) Gingerdoodles Oatmeal Raisin Cookies Peanut Butter Cookies Persimmon Cookies Sugar Cookies No-Bake Chocolate Oatmeal Brownies Lemon Bars Cream Cheese Mints Happy Holidays!