Archive for the ‘Side Dish’ Category

Sweet Potato Casserole

Jesse really likes this recipe. It tends to be sweet, almost like a dessert, but doesn’t take away from the sweet potatoes. It is recommended that you use either 1 cup white sugar and 1/2 cup brown sugar or vice versa. Ingredients: 2 large (about 2lbs) sweet potatoes 1 cup sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar […]

July 15, 2010 · jackie · No Comments
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Brandied Fruit

This just seems like a great way to continuously have fruit on hand. This is a recipe my grandmother used to make all the time and it was fabulous. is a delicious quick snack that gets more potent the longer it sits! (Thanks for sending this recipe, both mom and I have been looking for […]

February 19, 2009 · jackie · 3 Comments
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Oven Fries

This is a great addition to many meals! Ingredients 4 Large baking potatoes 1/4 tsp salt 1/4 tsp pepper Directions Preheat oven to 500 degrees. Spray two large cookie sheets with nonstick cooking spray. Scrub four (4) medium unpeeled baking potatoes (2 pounds) well, but do not peel. Cut each potato lengthwise into ¼ inch […]

January 25, 2009 · lori · One Comment
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Pot Roast with Twisted Potatoes

Pot roast is such an easy meal to make since it requires little effort to get it going and it cooks all day. The only problem we run into is what to do with all the veggies that are placed in the slow cooker to help flavor the beef. Usually, I serve them as a […]

January 24, 2009 · jackie · No Comments
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French Fries

Jesse wanted French fries tonight, so we looked up a couple different recipes and came up with our own. It’s not that hard once we figured out what the basics were and they came out pretty well. The first attempt at making these, we baked them at 400 degrees F. This did not work. They […]

October 20, 2008 · jackie · No Comments
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Grilled Corn on the Cob

The weather has been getting hot lately, so Jesse and I have been looking for dinner meals that we don’t necessarily have to cook or anything we can throw on the grill. One thing we found that works beautifully….corn on the cob. It’s actually really easy. Wrap the ingredients in tin foil and stick it […]

June 8, 2008 · jackie · No Comments
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