Homemade Meatballs

1 lb hamburger 1 egg 1/8 cup milk 1/4 cup Panko Japanese Breadcrumbs 1/2 tsp oregano 1/4 tsp thyme 1/4 tsp salt 1/4 tsp basil 1/4 tsp parsley 1 TB dried shallots 1/4 tsp minced garlic 1/4 cup shredded Italian cheese Blend well and shape into balls, using ice cream scoop. Place on rimmed baking…

Cheesy Spinach Biscuit Cups

Frozen Stouffers Spinach Souffle, microwaved per instructions 1 roll of Crescent Rounds Spicy Pimento Cheese from HEB Deli (couple of heaping spoonfulls) Cream Cheese (heaping spoonfull) Grated Cheese (your choice of flavors) Bake bisuits until lightly brown in cupcake pan. Remove from oven and use a spoon to press down the middle, making a cup…

Italian Casserole

Base 8 oz Skinner Trio Italiano noodles, cooked and drained 2 cups Hunts Roasted Garlic and Onion Pasta Sauce 1 cup Ragu Alfredo Creamy Basil 1/4 cup ricotta 1/4 cup Kraft Italian 5 Cheese Shreds Topping 1 cup Kraft Mozzarella shreds 1 tsp minced garlic 1/4 cup Kraft Italian 5 Cheese Shreds 1/3 cup ┬áJapanese…

Hot Cheesy Artichoke and Spinach Dip

  1 cup fresh mushrooms, minced 1 TB minced garlic 2 TB margarine 12 oz jar marinated artichoke hearts, drained and chopped 10 oz frozen spinach, thawed 1 1/2 cups mayo 1 12 oz package of Kraft Expertly Paired Mozzarella and Parmesan shredded cheese 12 oz whipped cream cheese 1 jar black olives, chopped 1…

Super Easy Scrambled Eggs in Crescent Boats

8 eggs, scrambled 1 package of Pillsbury Crescents Unroll Crescent rolls in one large piece. Pull apart into four smaller blocks. (Two of the triangles make one small block) Roll the blocks out a bit thinner. Place into small pie plates ( I used oval shaped) and bake per can instructions. While Crescents are baking,…

Pecan Cream Cheese Icing

1 cup butter, softened 8 oz cream cheese, softened 1 capfull real vanilla 4 cups confectioners sugar 1 cup toasted pecans Cream butter and cream cheese together. Add vanilla and blend well. Add sugar a cup at a time and cream until soft and totally blended. Blend in pecans. Delicious with Butter Pecan Cake (I…

Perfect Baked Potato

Wash and dry potatoes.Rub well with oil.Prick several times.Sprinkle coarse salt heavily on the potatoes.Bake at 400 for 90 minutes.Fluff up and add butter, cheese, sour cream, salt, bacon bits etc.I usually bake a couple extra to sautee in butter with onions and green peppers the next day. Dont add anything to these, just keep…

Fancy Corn Pudding

1 egg 1 can reg corn, drained 1 can creamed corn 4 oz mild green chilies, drained 1/4 cup pimentos, drained 1 1/2 cups shredded cheese 1/2 stick melted margarine 1/4 cup frozen onions, thawed 1/2 cup cream cheese (whipped version) 1/4 cup cottage cheese 1/4 cup sour cream 1 pkg cornbread 1/4 cup sugar…

Pecan Pie Mini Muffins

    1/2 cup flour 1 cup brown sugar ( I used dark) 2/3 cup butter, softened ( I used unsalted) 2 eggs, beaten 1/2 capful of real vanilla extract 1 cup chopped pecans   Spray mini muffin pan with ┬áPam Baking Spray with flour (I used the nonstick pan) Blend flour and sugar. Add…

Hominy Casserole

2 cans hominy, drained 1 can green chilies, drained 1/2 cup roasted red peppers (or pimentos), drained 1 cup chopped black olives, drained 1 cup shredded mozzarella 1/2 carton Green Onion Dip sprinkling of sugar crumbled Ritz crackers   Mix all ingredients (except Ritz) and top with crumbled Ritz crackers, dotting with margarine. Bake at…