Category: Family Recipes

General family recipes

Syrian Stew Beef 0

Syrian Stew Beef

I had a hard time figuring out what to call this one. It’s based upon the Traditional Syrian Shish Kebab recipe I got from a co-worker at PAR Government Systems, over 30 years ago....

Pizza Sauce 1 0

Pizza Sauce 1

Bottled pizza sauce works in a pinch, but they’ve all got a “commercial” flavor. Making sauce is easy enough, just gotta plan ahead so it has time to cool. I’m calling this “Pizza Sauce...

Steak & Dumplings 0

Steak & Dumplings

This is my mom’s recipe that she made often when I was growing up. Simple and tasty. I have tried other dumping recipes, including Bisquick, but I always come back to this one. Steak...

Chicken in Puff Pastry 0

Chicken in Puff Pastry

Our refrigerator died last week — getting new appliances is tough. Two-thirds of the models we looked at on major sites are out of stock, and those that are have delivery dates into May...

Pork-in-the-Oven 0

Pork-in-the-Oven

My Mom made this on a regular basis when I was growing up. It was one of my favorite dishes. For a very tasty dish, it’s amazingly simple to make. Pork-In-The-Oven 8 pork chops...

General Tso Stirfry 0

General Tso Stirfry

I was looking for ideas for dinner when I spotted a recipe for General Tso’s Chicken Nuggets. It sounded interesting, but I wasn’t interested in deep frying chicken nuggets. Or deep frying anything, for...

Shrimp Teriyaki 0

Shrimp Teriyaki

This title is misleading. The real purpose of this post is the Teriyaki Sauce. I purchased a large bag of 13-15 count shrimp for Eric’s birthday dinner a few weeks ago. The bag is...

Cherry Sauce 0

Cherry Sauce

Today is Eric’s birthday and Lorraine asked me to get a cheesecake for dessert. I was going to buy a can of cherry pie filling in case anyone wanted sauce on their cheesecake …...