Monday, October 3, 2011

Caramel Apple French toast

I made this for conference sunday. Verrry Yummmy!

1 cup brown sugar
1/2 cup butter or margarine
3 TBS corn Syrup
Boil together for 5 minutes. Pour into 9x13 inch pan
Sprinkle caramel with pecans if you like nuts. Slice 2 Granny Smith or Golden Delicious apples on top.
1 loaf french bread(you won't use the whole loaf) I used about 7 thick slices.

mix together 5 eggs and 3/4 cup milk pour evenly over bread. Sprinkle generously with cinnamon. Cover and refrigerate overnight. In morning bake at 350 for 45 minutes.

Thursday, August 18, 2011

Dutch oven Chocolate cobbler repost


1 cake mix, mixed according to box directions

1/2 cup dry baking cocoa
2 cups brown sugar
4 cups hot water
2 teaspoons vanilla
1 teaspoon cinnamon (optional)

1 package chocolate chips
Nuts (optional)
Whipped topping


Line Dutch oven with foil if desired and preheat. Pour the prepared batter into preheated oven. Mix "Mud" ingredients in a separate bowl and pour over the cake batter. Cover the oven (8-10 coals on the lid, 8 coals on the bottom) and bake about 40 minutes. Remove lid about 5 minutes before baking time is up and sprinkle on the chocolate chips to melt for a few minutes. Serve with a scoop of whipped topping

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Grilled Chicken Alfredo Penne

WOW! How long has it been since I posted a recipe on here. Crazy Summer.

2 Chicken breasts grilled with salt pepper and a little garlic powder. Or you can spice it up with a blackened chicken rub.

1/2 cup cream
1/2 cup butter(no subs)
1 clove garlic crushed
1/2 cup -3/4 cup shredded fresh Parmesan Cheese
Melt all together add chopped grilled chicken. Pour over cooked penne noodles. Easy yummy dinner happiness.

Blackened chicken rub(very spicy) not for kids:)
  • 1 tablespoon salt
  • 2 teaspoons paprika
  • 2 teaspoons onion powder
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon white pepper
  • 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 teaspoon ground oregano
Mix together rub on chicken use as much or how little you would like.

Monday, April 4, 2011

Grilled Cola Chicken

I have made several time the marinade with sprite. But I was out of sprite and found this great marinade. Everyone loved it. I even used the leftovers for yummy chicken wraps.

Grilled Chicken Cola Marinade

2 C (16 oz) Coke or Pepsi

1/3 C soy sauce

1 T minced garlic

1/2 C brown sugar

1 T balsamic vinegar

6 chicken breasts

1. Combine all ingredients but the chicken in a medium sized bowl. Stir to incorporate well.

2. Place chicken in a large gallon sized Ziploc bag. Pour marinade over the chicken. Seal tightly and store in the fridge for up to 24 hours.

3. Discard marinade and grill until cooked through.

Friday, February 25, 2011

Best Chicken Pot PIe

Here is the link to the best chicken pot pie you will put your lips around. Mike was making all kinds of yummy noises, so I knew it was a keeper. However with Deep South Dish everything is a keeper.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Homemade Oatmeal Packets

We have been doing these for while now. They are so good and taste a lot better than the store bought. They are even better for you. For the fruit and cream I purchase the fruit bits from honeyville farms website.

for each baggie add:

1/2 cup quick oats
2TBS powdered milk or powdered creamer

VARIATIONS - (Adjust to your own taste... Or your kids own taste!)

Don't forget to double or triple the flavor ingredients, depending on how many packets you put in each bag!

Apple-Cinnamon - To each packet, add 1 Tbsp. sugar, 1/4 tsp. cinnamon, and 2 Tbsp. chopped dried apples.

Apple Pie - To each packet, add ¼ tsp. apple pie spice and dried chopped apples

Brown Sugar/Cinnamon - To each packet, add 1 Tbsp. brown sugar & 1/4 tsp. cinnamon

Raisins & Brown Sugar - To each packet, add 1 Tbsp. packed brown sugar and 1 Tbsp. raisins.

Health Nut - To each packet, add 1/2 Tbsp. each wheat germ, ground flax seed, chopped almonds

Honey Nut - To each packet, add 1 Tbsp. honey & 1 T. chopped pecans/almonds

Fruit & Cream - To each packet, add 1 Tbsp. non-dairy coffee creamer and 2 Tbsp. dried fruit & / or powdered fruit flavor

Candy Bar - To each packet add 2 Tbsp. Crushed Butterfinger (or other candy bar) to each packet.

Maple & Brown Sugar - To each packet add maple syrup & extra brown sugar

Maple Pecan - To each packet add maple syrup & chopped pecans

Monday, January 24, 2011

Chicken Divan

This is one of my favorite go to casserole recipes. It makes a ton. So cut the recipe in half if you need to. It also works great with asparagus. Hope you enjoy.

3 lbs chicken cooked and chopped
1 1/2-2 lbs broccoli chopped
2 cans cream of chicken soup
1 can cream of mushroom soup
1/4 cup milk
3/4 cup mayonnaise not light
1/2 tsp lemon juice
1/4 tsp curry powder
3/4 cup grated Cheddar cheese
1 cup fine bread crumbs
1 tbs melted butter

Cook broccoli just until tender(don't overcook) who likes mushy broccoli? Lay broccoli on bottom of 9x13 pan. Combine soups, milk, mayonnaise, lemon juice, and curry powder in sauce pan.Heat. Add cheese stir until melted. add chicken and pour over broccoli. combine crumbs and butter, sprinkle on top. Bake at 350 for 30 minutes.