Cheesy Hash Brown Casserole

As the goal of my blog is to record favorite family recipes. I should be ashamed of myself for not getting around to posting our Cheesy Hash brown Casserole.  When we discovered the recipe back in the 80s we made it on every holiday.  It wasn’t a holiday if we didn’t have cheesy hash browns on the buffet (we’re buffet people on holidays).  We scraped every last morsel out of that large casserole dish and rarely had leftovers.  This dish was important eatin’! Continue reading

One Pot Chicken Tortilla Casserole

One Pot Chicken Enchilada Bowl

One Pot Chicken Enchilada Bowl

I was looking for a way to use chicken breasts and some leftover rice. I also had leftover corn tortillas and I thought of trying a dish similar to my Mexican Bowl I make with beef. I could use a variety of ingredients to bring together a bowl of enchilada goodness. It would also be similar to my Mexican Lasagna that I make with either beef or chicken. I was definitely aiming for a Mexican comfort food served in a bowl. Continue reading

Juicy Lucy Meatballs

Juicy Lucy Meatballs

Juicy Lucy Meatballs

I normally make Swedish meatballs around the winter holidays but we’d just had a big meatball feed.  While my daughter, son, cousin and I made our yearly lefse, I had a crockpot of meatballs and another crockpot of mashed potatoes going for our dinner break.  There were leftovers for a couple of days so I had my craving sated for a few months.  Time for some new meatballs for our Christmas lunch. Continue reading