Strawberry Freezer Jam

Originally posted on Penny's Food Blog:
Strawberry Freezer Jam I used to make this all the time when the kids were little and then just fell out of the habit so this year after much begging from the family I decided to give it a go again.  I forgot how easy it is to…

Healthy No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

Originally posted on Penny's Food Blog:
Healthy No Bake Chocolate Peanut Cookies Another gluten free treat for my gluten intolerant missionary friend, they were quite tasty! 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter 1/4 cup honey or maple syrup 1/4 cup coconut oil, measured in solid state 2 tablespoons cocoa powder 1/4 teaspoon sea salt 1…

Magic Cookie Bars

Originally posted on Penny's Food Blog:
Magic Cookie Bars I was kind of surprised that these weren’t already on the blog.  My mom used to make these when I was a kid and then I made them for my kids but I guess I haven’t made them in awhile.  They really are magic! 1/2…

Old Fashion Blueberry Grunt

Originally posted on In Dianes Kitchen:
Have you ever heard of Blueberry Grunt? It is a cobbler that you cook on top of the stove instead of in the oven. The reason it was named “Grunt” is because the blueberries make a grunt sound while boiling underneath the steamed biscuits. Old Fashion Blueberry Grunt can…

Amaretto-soaked cherry choc-ice cream

Originally posted on ice cream magazine:
   ? For the last five consecutive days it’s alleged to be the hottest day of the year, thus far, hence much basking in the warm breeze and avoidance of the searing sun. Your roving reporter is today planted at the dining table on the patio. My stoic protector,…

Little Lemon Drops

Originally posted on Penny's Food Blog:
Little Lemon Drops Made these for a little get together last night for one of my friends who is moving into a new house.  They are a perfect little bite of lemon! for the cake 1 lemon cake mix 1 small box vanilla or lemon instant pudding mix…

Cheddar Bacon Ranch Potato Salad

Originally posted on Penny's Food Blog:
Cheddar Bacon Ranch Potato Salad It’s delicious and so very easy to make.  Try it at your next barbecue! 2 pounds red potatoes, diced into bite size chunks 2/3 cup Ranch dressing 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese 1/2 cup crumbled bacon from bag of real bacon (from Costco…

Sausage Meatballs With Broccoli Cheese

Originally posted on Cooking Up The Pantry:
Who doesn’t love an easy tray bake dinner! Less meat and more veggies but my boys don’t seem to notice! I like to use spicy Italian sausages for this but use whatever you enjoy. If you are doing gluten free, just double check your sausage ingredients. Serves 3-4.…

Swiss Chard

Originally posted on In Dianes Kitchen:
Check out how simple it is to prepare Swiss Chard for a great side dish. We picked our first batch of Swiss Chard from our garden. This variety is called Bright Lights because it produces three different colored stems. The stems are a bit tougher than the leaves but…

Refrigerator Strawberry Jam

Originally posted on In Dianes Kitchen:
There is nothing better than a toasted English Muffin topped with homemade Strawberry Jam! It is so easy to make Refrigerator Strawberry Jam and takes very little time. It is practically fool-proof so any level of cook can make this! Keep in mind, this is not canned so the…

Old Fashion Strawberry Shortcake

Originally posted on In Dianes Kitchen:
There is nothing better than walking out to your garden, picking your own strawberries and turning them into this delicious Old Fashion Strawberry Shortcake. This recipe tastes just like Grandma use to make. The Shortcake soaks up that wonderful strawberry juice making it the perfect dessert! ? Make the…

Asian Chicken Cranberry Salad

Originally posted on Penny's Food Blog:
Asian Chicken Cranberry Salad It’s finally summer, bring on the salads!  This recipe makes a huge salad, great for a party but for a family dinner you might want to cut the recipe in half. 12 cups coleslaw mix 1 (12.5 oz) can chicken, drained and broken up…