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9th Annual World Bread Day: Cherry Almond Sweet Rolls by Glenna M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma At our house, the only thing better than cinnamon rolls are warm, drizzly cherry sweet rolls. Filled with cherry pie filling, cream  cheese, and almond past ... Read on »
Banana Cream Cheese Pound Cake by Glenna M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma   I think I'm having a love affair with pound cake lately.  There's no other cake that offers so much "bang for the buck":  sweet without being cloying, dense, c ... Read on »
Pinterest Recipe: One Pot Chili Mac and Cheese by Glenna M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma    You know how you, okay: me, pin a million recipes on Pinterest that look good or proclaim to be "the best ________ ever!" and you, okay: me, either never ge ... Read on »
Ina Garten's Pastitsio (Greek Lasagna) by Glenna M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma It's March which means the "madness" in our family is always the family game we play called "What does James want for dinner for his birthday?" Since I was ... Read on »
Greek Do Nothing Pineapple Coconut Cake by Glenna M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma  OMG, Auntie Miranda made this cake for cousin James' birthday dinner, our theme being "Greek", and it was absolutely divine!  She said it was very quick a ... Read on »
Auntie Miranda's Cherry and Vanilla Checkerboard Cake by Glenna M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma     I just love this cake of Auntie Miranda's and it tasted every bit as good as it looks!   She made it last year for James' birthday, the same birthday that ... Read on »
St. Paddy's Day Cocktail: Irish Duck Fart by Glenna M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma    Niece Jordan came over Saturday night after she finished her work shift to help play with St. Pat's Day cocktails. She actually came over just to visit but the ... Read on »
Jansson's Frestelese aka Jansson's Temptation: Swedish Scalloped Potatoes by Glenna M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma  Another Swedish dish from James's Birthday menu, these are one of the two best scalloped potato dishes I've ever eaten or made, the other being Cook's Illustrate ... Read on »
Swedish Meatballs with Cranberry Sauce by Glenna M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma    For my cousin James's birthday, we usually have a small get together of the Dexter Dinner crowd.  The hallmark of this get together is James's annual game of "S ... Read on »
Chicken of the Sea Tuna, Tuna Salad, and Salmon Lunch-friendly Packs by Glenna M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma Thank you Chicken of the Sea for creating these lunch box friendly Tuna, Tuna Salad, and Salmon packs!  One of my new favorite go-to lunch box pantry grabs that m ... Read on »
German Lentil Soup from German World Magazine by Glenna M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma My new go-to recipe for Lentil Soup from German World Magazine .  The addition of vinegar and potatoes makes it a shade different from the lentil soup I grew up e ... Read on »
Snow Storm Comfort: Paula Deen's Hot Chicken Salad by Glenna M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma I first had this recipe about 20 years ago at my cousin, Ann's, table and  everyone in our family loves it as a casserole with a salad for dinner, on Liza Ashley's A ... Read on »
Dexter Finale by Glenna M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma Auntie Miranda brought this red velvet cake with cream cheese frosting to our Dexter finale party and then whipped out these Wilton royal icing knives and gel "b ... Read on »
The Best Baked Potatoes EVER! by Glenna M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma Thank you Jeff McKeel! While I was sleeping today (following working last night), Gene made dinner:  Pork Country Ribs and Baked Potatoes. But not just any bake ... Read on »
Halloween 2013: Bacon Jalapeno Cheese Ball Monster by Glenna M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma  This was one of those recipes made up on the spot that ended up being a hit. I wanted to make a cheese ball but I didn't want to go to the store so I thought ab ... Read on »
Colorado-style Green Pork Chil with Sweet Potatoes by Glenna M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma   Our Respiratory Dept Council is sponsoring a dept Chili Cook-off tomorrow. I wasn't going to sign up but when Mary jokingly put my name on the list, I thought " ... Read on »
Pinterest Recipe: Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole (Two Versions) by Glenna M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma The greatest thing about the invention of the Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole is the ease of it. I've made cordon bleu from scratch, and while it's not hard, it ... Read on »
Hot and Cheesy Bacon Dip with Milton's Original Multi-Grain Crackers by Glenna M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma          All we really need here are two words:  "bacon" and "cheese". If pushed, I could probably say a few more words: like yummy to the tummy Milton's sna ... Read on »
Hillbilly Shepherd's Pie AKA Tater Tot Casserole by Glenna M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma              Cristen and I were talking recipes the other night at work.  She claims to be a "lazy" cook but really what she and her husband like to cook a ... Read on »
Saturday Night Dinner by Chef Gene: Country Ribs, Mashed Potatoes, and Sandra Lee-style Baked Beans by Glenna M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma   Gene has been on a cooking roll this summer, keeping our table loaded and our tummies full (especially on my sleep days--thanks, Honey!) with lots of great country ... Read on »