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Chunky Guacamole Recipe

A smooth and chunky guacamole is loaded with ripe avocados, tomato, read onion, garlic, cilantro, lime and a light touch of spices including cumin and cayenne pepper.

My recipe was the number 1 WINNER on our family reunion Guacamole contest.

It will be a keeper in your family too.

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I love taking leftovers and giving them a makeover for their second appearance at our table. These Crispy Cheesy Leftover Mashed Potato Pancakes are one of my favorite ways to use up leftover mashed potatoes.A nice crispy crust with a soft mashed potato pillow in the center. Yum! [click to continue…]

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fish kabobs with garlic parmesan cream sauce

Fish Kabobs are wonderful to cook on the grill served with the amazing Garlic Parmesan Cream Sauce.  Whether you are having an informal family gathering or friends over dinner there’s nothing better than throwing a meal on the grill while enjoying as the sun goes down.  This is a light, pleasant and flavorful meal and it is simple to make as well.

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Mom’s Rice Pudding Recipe

moms rice pudding

This is my mom’s recipe for Rice Pudding. My mom has always made her rice pudding with milk and ever since I was a little girl, I’ve always loved it.  It’s the best I’ve ever tasted and it gets rave reviews from everyone I serve it to. If desired, sprinkle with nutmeg, cinnamon or simply garnish with fresh berries. Comfort food at its finest. [click to continue…]

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Creamy Fish Soup

creamy fish soup

Creamy salmon soup recipe is simple yet elegant for starter course or main dish. It is quite basic salmon soup, very little preparation and very flavorful.

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smetannik cake 3

Smetannik is a Classical Russian Cake with Sour Cream Frosting. My sister in-law Galina shared this fabulous recipe with me and now I am sharing it with you. Simple and yet so good.
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