Coleslaw Goulash

Coleslaw Goulash

Coleslaw Goulash

Ever have a package of coleslaw mix to use and you don’t want to make actual coleslaw?  That happens occasionally here in the castle.  Often I use it to make coleslaw soup, one of the most popular posts on my blog.  But it was a hot day here up North and I wasn’t feeling like soup was a good idea.  I wanted more of a throw together goulash type dish.  So I threw this together.  We loved it! Continue reading

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Beefy Gnocchi Casserole

Beefy Gnocchi Casserole

Beefy Gnocchi Casserole

I had ground beef to use for dinner and wanted to include gnocchi.  I did a quick web search and laughed at the recipe that caught my eye.  It looked so delicious, but scrolling down I found the recipe was all boxes and cans kind of foods.  I wanted to use up some potatoes and make my own gnocchi and use good shredded cheese.  The recipe might be fine for quick meals but I wanted my casserole to be homemade. Continue reading

Scalloped Corn {Grandma Mavis}

Grandma Mavis's Scalloped Corn

Grandma Mavis’s Scalloped Corn

I’ve mentioned I couldn’t cook anything but a fried egg when I got married.  Luckily my P.S. (Patient Spouse) had quite a bit of experience in cooking food for himself so he taught me the basics.  His mother, Grandma Mavis, had a few dishes that are still his favorite to this day.  One of them is scalloped corn.  Her recipe was the best I’ve ever had.  It was one of our holiday go-to dishes for years. Continue reading