Bacon Zucchini Spoon Bread ~ Home Cooking 101

Bacon Zucchini Spoon Bread ~ homestyle cooking ~ from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

If it has bacon it has to be good!   When I think of home cooking I usually think of something that’s stick-to-your ribs good.  I like to cook healthy meals with all of the right combos of good stuff but a lot of times my guys just want something with…….. drumroll please …….. BACON! I made this for the first time a few weeks ago

Butter Steamed Cabbage

Butter Steamed Cabbage from cupcakesandcrinoline.com #cabbage #recipes

The Easiest and Tastiest Cabbage Ever Cabbage is one of my favorite vegetables and it’s in season around here which means the freshest cabbage is available from local farmer’s markets.  It’s usually really inexpensive as well which is a big plus in my book.  I recently got two fresh heads and was going to make my Mom’s sweet and sour cabbage but decided to change

Crockpot Cranberry Sauce

Crockpot Cranberry Sauce

Crockpot Cranberry Sauce ~ now this is my kinda cookin’!  I had no idea how easy it was to make Homemade Cranberry Sauce let alone that you could make it in a crockpot until I tried my hand at this recipe.   When the turkey is in the oven and the stovetop burners are all fired up all you need to do is pull out

Easy Quiche

Quiche pie

I love quiche ~ it is so versatile.  You can make it ahead of time and serve it for breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner…and….you can throw in just about anything you have on hand.  I made this super easy chicken quiche for dinner and my family {and I} loved it! Ingredients: 1 refrigerated pie crust {such as Pillsbury’s} or 1 {9-inch} frozen pie crust 1

Mom’s Sweet Potato Casserole {Yummy}

Sweet Potato Casserole 002

  This recipe was my mom’s and she only made it once a year–and trust me…it was worth the wait! Ingredients: 3 pounds of sweet potatoes peeled, cooked and mashed {the same as you would for mashed potatoes} 2 eggs 1/2 cup of light brown sugar 1/2 cup of melted butter 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 cup pecans Preheat oven to 375°.  After