Somewhat Healthy Peanut Butter Balls

1 cup oatmeal (I used old-fashioned oats) 2/3 cup coconut 1/2 cup peanut butter 1/2 cup wheat germ 1/2 cup chocolate chips ( I used ¼ butterscotch & ¼ chocolate) 1/2 cup chopped peanuts 1/4 cup dried cranberries (optional) 1/3 cup honey or maple syrup 1 tsp. vanilla extract Stir all ingredients together in a…

Mini Pumpkin Pie Croissants

These start with 2 tubes of Pillsbury refrigerated crescent rolls. Roll each crescent roll out and cut lengthwise in 2. This recipe will make 32 mini croissants. Each croissant will get a generous teaspoon of this luscious cream cheese pumpkin pie filling: 4 oz. (1/2 block) of softened cream cheese 1 cup of canned pumpkin…

Cheesy Chicken Tomato Soup

1 medium yellow onion, chopped 1 tsp. fresh garlic, minced 2 tsp. vegetable oil 4 cups chicken stock 10 oz. can tomato puree 1/2 tsp. salt 1/4 tsp. pepper 1 tsp. sugar 1 tsp. chili powder 1 tsp. Worcestershire sauce 1 tsp. hot sauce 4 tsp. flour 1/4 cup water 6 cups chicken, cooked and…

Chicken Salad

2 chicken breast, cooked and chopped ¼ cup dried cranberries 1 large apple, chopped 3 green onions, chopped 2 celery stalks, chopped ¼ – ½ cup pecans ½ cup mayonnaise or to taste Cut the breast into strips and bake at 300 till done. Let cool, chop into small pieces. Mix all ingredients together and…

Cucumber & Lemon

I couldn’t find the recipe so I made this up and it is so tasty. 2 cucumber’s pealed and sliced 1/3 cup olive oil juice of 1 lemon 2 tsp. salt 1 tsp. course black pepper 1 tsp. chili powder Mix these ingredients together then pour over cucumbers. Let sit awhile before eating.

Breaded Parmesan Chicken

3/4 cup cornflakes, crushed 3/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese 1 package Ranch salad dressing mix (or 3 Tbs.) 1/2 cup butter, melted 4 boneless, skinless chicken breast (cut into strips) Directions:  In a shallow bowl, combine the cornflakes, Parmesan cheese and salad dressing mix.   Dip the chicken strips in butter then roll in cornflake mixture. …

Hamburger Stroganoff

1 lb. ground beef 2 Tbsp. vegetable oil 2/3 cup onion, chopped 1 garlic clove, minced 1 1/2 cup water 1 can cream of mushroom soup 1 (4oz) jar sliced mushrooms, drained 2 tsp. Worcestershire sauce 2 beef bouillon cubes 1/2 tsp. salt 1/2 tsp. pepper 1/2 – 1 cup sour cream 8 oz. medium…

Tuna Casserole

6 oz medium egg noodles 1 large can tuna, drained 1/2 cup mayonnaise 1 cup celery, chopped 1/3 cup onion, chopped 1/4 cup green pepper, diced 1 jar (4oz) pimento 1 tsp. salt 1/2 tsp. pepper 1/2 cup milk 1 can cream of celery soup 1 cup sharp cheddar cheese, grated Topping 1 sleeve Ritz…