Browsing Category EASY, FAST RECIPES

Easy Shrimp and Vegetable Stir Fry

“I usually go out for Chinese food, but what if you don’t feel like going out? You can make this delicious stir fry at home with simple ingredients you probably already have in your pantry! No special sauces or oils. No packets! This is a very flexible recipe!  Use whatever vegetables you like or happen to have.  You can use a package of frozen stir…

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Chocolate Angel Food Cake ~ Easy!

“Chocolate Angel Food Cake using a box mix is fast and easy and very good if you’ve never tried it. I’ve made it quite a few times and people really love it. It’s different! You can sprinkle it with powdered sugar, frost it, or serve it with a fruit sauce. But it is so good plain! I got this recipe from the great Cake Doctor…

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Banana Chocolate Chip Cake-EASY!

A delicious, velvety-smooth Banana Chocolate Chip Bundt Cake! It is VERY EASY to make! You mix it all in one bowl! It tastes light too, not heavy. It is SO-O good, I don’t even need a topping, but you can sprinkle confectioner’s sugar on top or drip a vanilla or chocolate glaze on top. Served plain, it is a cake you can pick up the…

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Beef Stroganoff in a Pressure Cooker

 Beef Stroganoff made in a pressure cooker is my favorite way to make this great dish! The pressure cooker gives the most tender meat and delicious flavor! To me, it is better than Beef Stroganoff in a Slow Cooker or on top of the top the stove. It cooks in 8 minutes, it is so fast! My pressure cooker happens to be a top of…

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Crock Pot Raspberry Applesauce ~LOW CALORIE

SO EASY! I have always made applesauce on the stove, but I just found out the easier way is to use a crock pot! Put everything together and forget it for a few hours! Delicious applesauce! Mix the apples with any other fruit you wish. Sugar is optional. It is delicious for me without sugar. The nutritional information includes the sugar. Without the sugar it is 104…

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Molten Chocolate Lava Cakes

Lava Cakes! They are SO-OO Good! Skip the box mixes and frozen varieties of lava cakes,  they are MUCH more delicious when you make them from scratch!  And seriously, they take just minutes to make and bake!  It couldn’t be any easier and you don’t have all the added preservatives from the mixes. This is a super fast recipe!   I prefer a combination of bittersweet and semisweet…

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Venus de Milo Soup

A FAST, EASY VEGETABLE AND GROUND BEEF SOUP favorite recipe of so many people! It is also called VENUS DE MILO SOUP because it originated from the famous Venus de Milo Restaurant, Banquet and Wedding facility in Swansea, Massachusetts in the 1960’s. This delicious soup is so EASY to make! Everyone loves it! It looks hard, but it isn’t! The restaurant owners happily gave out…

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Raisin Sauce

“A sweet and tangy blend of raisins, pineapple, lemon juice and maraschino cherries.  It wouldn’t be a complete ham dinner in our family without the appearance of this raisin sauce! It is delicious!   This makes a lot, so divide it in half, or quarters if  you need a smaller amount.  It is my favorite raisin sauce recipe.   Enjoy!” Servings: 18 2 cups brown sugar…

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Easy Apple Jelly Fruit Topping Glaze

“Here is an easy fruit topping glaze using apple jelly; it is great for preserving the fruit on top of cheesecakes and tarts. Use it on whatever fruit you wish. It is clear and gives a nice sheen to the fruit without any added taste or thickness.   You don’t have to buy a commercial glaze product (I don’t like the taste of these!)  or you…

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Heirloom Ambrosia Salad

“This memorable old-fashioned, now heirloom ambrosia salad has made an appearance at every family BBQ for longer than I care to remember!  It is made with sour cream and not Cool Whip or yogurt like some recipes I’ve seen.  I love sour cream!  I could eat a spoonful right from the container!  It has just the right combination of fruit and it’s so easy to put together in just a few minutes. I…

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Shepherd’s Pie, A New England Way!

  A quick and simple New England version of the English shepherd’s pie I grew up with. It has no added spices, just salt and pepper and Gravy Master, simple but real good!  A layer of vegetables on the bottom makes this a one dish meal. I change it up sometimes substituting ground turkey or ground lamb, … really delicious!  This one in the picture has…

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