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Crockpot Chicken Wings

 I love being invited to game day parties. Mostly though I love eating the food. Make no mistake, I am in it for the food. So, it doesn’t matter who you are rooting for, here is...

Chili, Fall Days and Football

Chili, Fall Days and Football

Fall means football and in the Hampton Roads area it means college football. There are a few to choose from but my favorite is Old Dominion University. Last year I went several times and...

Breast Cancer Walk and Strawberry Cake

Breast Cancer Walk and Strawberry Cake

Chrissees Grandmother Aunts and Cousin are all survivors This is my families story. I know I have told you all about my 14 year old daughter Christine. This is her legacy Lets try to...

Rice Krispy Treats

Who doesn’t like Rice Krispy Treats. I like making mine home made. I like to make really big pieces. The kind that could feed a whole family The recipe is pretty simple, In fact...

Fruit in a Baby Buggy (with sweet dip)

This recipe was made for a friends baby shower. I spent about three hours carving this baby buggy. I had orange slices for the wheels, but they either fell off or was not put...

Vodka Sauce

I love vodka sauce and my friend Hila loves it too. Hila is a vegetarian. Maybe that is why she love this recipe so much. I promised her I would make some and can...

Banana Pudding

Banana Pudding

MMMMM banana pudding. It is heaven in a bowl. I am not talking about the stuff that you make with pudding mix. I am talking about making a custard from scratch and when it...

Steamed Crabs

You know I am truly blessed. A lot of fine things have been laid upon my table. This week is no exception. God really does love me! Remember a few posts back, I canned...

Bread and Butter Pickles

Well, it is that time of year. What to do with all those leftover cucumbers from your garden.  Why you make bread and butter pickles of course. These I try to give as Christmas...

Beer Can Chicken

Over the Fourth of July weekend I decided to cook something that reminded me of this time of year. I love to grill outside. Sometimes it is not feasible in the middle of the...