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Recipe: Lobster Mac ‘n Cheese

My family loves this Lobster Mac 'n Cheese recipe. It is adapted from Weight Watchers One Pot Cookbook. It is fairly easy and you can alter some ingredients to adjust the flavor. Ingredients 1 Tablespoon Unsalted Butter 2 Tablespoons Flour 1 can Fire Roasted Tomatoes (2 cans if you like it extra saucy) 1 cup [...]

By | November 3rd, 2015|Personal, Recipe|

Recipe: Latin Fish Soup

We found this recipe on a card at the grocery store and the original version was a stew, which we decided to make into a soup. The whole family loved it. Prep Time: 15 Minutes Cook Time: 30 Minutes Ingredients 4 - 4oz Catfish Fillets 1/2 tsp - Crushed Red Pepper Flakes 2 tbsp - [...]

By | January 3rd, 2015|Personal, Recipe|

Happy Easter 2014

I hope everyone had a great Easter for 2014! This year, the family and I drove down to St. Louis to visit some friends and family. We all had a great time, but it ended way too soon, and here we are, back to the daily grind of work. We went to the St. Louis [...]

By | April 23rd, 2014|Personal|

Recipe: Frappuccino

- 1 can evaporated milk (regular or low fat) - 1/3 can condensed milk (Eagle Brand Low Fat) - 1/3 cup of warm water with 3 heaping teaspoons of instant coffee dissolved in it - Regular or Decaf - About 3 tablespoons of caramel or chocolate topping (regular or low fat) - Smuckers Fudge Topping [...]

By | November 26th, 2013|Personal, Recipe|

Highs and Lows of 2013

During this time of year, you'll usually see bloggers reflect and look back at the past year and predict what will happen in the upcoming year. This year has been a roller coaster for me and my family and we've experienced our highest highs and our lowest lows, all in 2013. This is my version [...]

By | November 26th, 2013|Bryan, Personal|

In Loving Memory Of Bryan Andrew Russell

This has been the hardest and longest week of my life, and yet, I'm not ready to move on from it. Last Saturday, November 2nd, 2013, I got the most horrific phone call that any parent could get. My son, who was only 6 1/2, passed away in his sleep. I couldn't believe it, I [...]

By | November 10th, 2013|Bryan, Personal|

Recipe: No Bake Eclair Cake

Ingredients: 1 package (1 lb.) graham crackers 2 small french vanilla instant pudding (3.4 ounces each) 3 1/2 cups milk (I used skim) 8 oz. Cool whip Ingredients for the frosting: 3 tablespoons of unsweetened baking cocoa 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar 3 tablespoons of butter (room temperature) 3 tablespoons of warm milk Mix above [...]

By | July 30th, 2013|Personal, Recipe|

Recipe: Penne Rosa

Ingredients:-Chicken Breast pieces (as much as you would like, I do about 2)-1 box of Penne noodles-2 TBS Olive Oil-2 TBS Butter-Diced Green Onions (optional)-Minced Garlic (to taste)-2 small cans Tomato Sauce-1 CUP Heavy Whipping Cream-1/2 CUP Grated Parmesan CheeseI cut chicken breasts into small pieces and season it with some Montreal Steak Seasoning, salt [...]

By | December 19th, 2011|Personal, Recipe|
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