Aloha Friday: What’s Cooking?

It’s time for another Aloha Friday, the day that you take it easy and look forward to the weekend, in Hawaii and blog land anyway. As you should know by now, over at An Island Life, Kailani decided that on Fridays she would take it easy on posting and ask a simple question for youContinue reading “Aloha Friday: What’s Cooking?”

Recipe: Easy Shepherd’s Pie

This is another recipe adopted from one found at KraftFoods.com. You can find the original recipe here. Prep Time: 10 minutes   Total Time: 30 minutes   Makes: 6 servings Ingredients: 1 lb. ground beef 2 cups hot mashed potatoes (I used 2 large potatoes, cooked and mashed them, adding no ingredients yet) 4 oz (1/2 ofContinue reading “Recipe: Easy Shepherd’s Pie”

Recipe: Smoky Mac & Cheese

I adopted this recipe from one I found in Family Circle’s January 2009 issue. I only made a few modifications to suit our tastes and it came out wonderfully, so per usual I’m going to post the recipe to share with you all. Just a warning, this recipe as prepared has about 500 in aContinue reading “Recipe: Smoky Mac & Cheese”

Monthly Menu Plan: January

It’s time for another month of menu planning! Rather than planning my family dinners night by night, or week by week, I’ve taken the habit of planning out one menu for an entire month. This makes my grocery shopping much easier since I’ve already decided what dinners I’ll be making, I only have to pickContinue reading “Monthly Menu Plan: January”

Aloha Friday: What’s For Dinner, Mom?

It’s time for another Aloha Friday, the day that you take it easy and look forward to the weekend, in Hawaii and blogland anyway. As you should know by now, over at An Island Life, Kailani decided that on Fridays she would take it easy on posting and ask a simple question for you toContinue reading “Aloha Friday: What’s For Dinner, Mom?”