Take-out Tuesday, Better Than A Bakery Jammin’ Cream Cheese Danish

  I call these “better than a bakery” because not only are they incredibly easy to make, they are not as cloyingly sweet as many sweet rolls and danishes       The base is, yep, my best friend, crescent roll dough         If you have jam or jelly jars that look … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Fresh Garden Tomato & Basil Flatbread

  Even though I am not much of a gardener, I can manage fresh herbs like basil and rosemary, and HHjr loves to plant cherry tomatoes and peppers         We have a bountiful crop this year and so let’s roast them and make a sophisticated version of a traditional tomato sauce and … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Grilled Blackened Shrimp with Basil Fettucini Alfredo

  Grilled Blackened Shrimp with Basil Fettucini Alfredo… Sounds fancy doesn’t it??         Can you keep a secret? Shhh… It’s super easy to make!!           This is courtesy of HHjr         He is the definition of a morning person, especially at the beach where He … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Bbq Pork & Pineapple Pastry Puffs

  We have pulled pork frequently at my house, and it’s especially great for a crowd       HHjr puts a BBQ rub on a pork butt and then cooks it low and slow all day until it’s so tender he can “pull” it into shreds easily with 2 forks. You can get the … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, 4th of July Strawberry Cheesecake Pie!

  Today the rest of my family arrives for the 4th and we are going to kick off our celebration tonight with a 4th of July Strawberry Cheesecake Pie!         Luscious fresh summer strawberries, Creamy cheesecake filling…           and oh, did I mention the sugar cookie crust??   … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Fiesta Frito Pie

  One of the main dish recipes on the June Paint Bucket is Deep Dish Frito Pie from the Food Network The Monthly Paint Bucket is my way of paring down recipes I want to make, to a manageable list of recipes to draw inspiration from during the month, so I don’t waste a lot … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Summer Pizzas

  I hope all the Dad’s had a wonderful Father’s Day~ HHjr took his oldest son and a couple of friends to the beach Wow, did they catch fish!         Super Boy caught this giant Red Snapper all by himself         A rainy forecast on the coast the weekend … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Ranch Picnic Chicken Nuggets

  Ranch Picnic Chicken Nuggets are like take-out fried chicken Grab ‘n go, Eat and run, Pack a Picnic, Chicken! But sooo much better… Tender, tasty, buttery, tangy, crispy bites You can whip these up in no time at all!         Guess where the crunch comes from         Potato … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, EZ Ranch Hashbrown Casserole

  We do a lot of cooking at the beach house but we don’t spend much time in the kitchen         I am always on the looking for fast prep recipes so I can get back to the fun       This potato casserole can be assembled in 5 minutes and … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Pineapple Teriyaki BBQ Chicken & Bacon Kebabs

  Summer is here!         There was a constant boat parade in front of our house the past 3 days People celebrating and flags flying!         We kicked off the weekend with Pineapple Teriyaki BBQ Chicken and Bacon Kebabs         This recipe is a crowd pleaser … Continue reading

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