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Banana Pineapple Dessert

When I was very young, I remember my mom made this banana pineapple dessert.  But I don’t recall exactly where she got the recipe, except it was through a friend of hers. I also know that I loved it.  And then I started making it when I was old enough.  Furthermore, there are several ways […]

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Chicken Tortilla Soup

I started making this recipe many years ago when we lived in Dallas. This chicken tortilla soup is very easy to make. And I usually prepare it with chicken quesadillas after the chicken is cooked and shredded. But you can have it either way, because it’s delicious. Ingredients: 1 1/2 -2 lbs Chicken Breasts 2 […]

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Recipe for Quick Mexican Rice

This isn’t really a traditional recipe for my family. Although, when I was a child, my mom got this recipe for quick Mexican rice when we were living in Arizona from one of her friends. She’s made it ever since. And so I started making it for my family as well. It’s easy to make, […]

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Sicilian Cod Fish Recipe

This Sicilian cod fish recipe is another one of my mom’s recipes from when she was growing up. It was passed down from her grandma.  And it’s delicious and easy to make. There are other ones out there, however they typically feature black olives. But I’m not sure if the difference in ingredients is due […]

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The Best Homemade Taco Salad

This is one of my own recipes that I just threw together one day, several years ago. And I’ve been making it ever since. I like it, because it’s easy, and I’m all about easy when it comes to preparing food. But it also tastes great. Tell me what you think after you’ve tried the […]

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Polish Cabbage Pierogi Recipe

Pierogis are filled dumplings, and they’re mostly associated with the cooking of Central and Eastern European Nations. However they go by different names in those other nations. In Poland they are referred to as pierogis, but in Russia they are known by vareniki. A POLISH RECIPE In this recipe, the pierogis are filled with cabbage. […]

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Papatelli

This recipe is one that’s been handed down to me from my mom, which was handed down to her from her own mom, then back generations, originating in Sicily. And they resemble biscotti in a lot of ways, only they are Sicilian cookies. Also, when looking up papatelli, I saw pictures of them that looked […]