Bringing The Family Back to The Table

Author: twaymire

Pappadew Potato Soup

Pappadew Potato Soup

It seems a life time ago but I use to own a restaurant.  Ohhh, the lessons learned from that experience.  The food was fantastic but the location was terrible.  You can be the world’s best chef but if you have a bad location then you […]

Homemade Chicken Noodle

Homemade Chicken Noodle

It seems that it would be easier to just buy Campbell’s.  Truth be told, it is easy to make it at home and it taste so much better than Campbell’s or any other canned Soup.  It is easy to open a can but are you […]

Perfect Arborio Rice

Perfect Arborio Rice

Arborio Rice is an Italian short grain rice.  Most folks automatically think risotto.  Risotto actually is a dish not a rice and it takes a short grain rice to make and there are lots of variety to short grain rice. Arborio is the most available […]

Hurricane Harvey’s Lamb and Beef Pasties

Hurricane Harvey’s Lamb and Beef Pasties

When they announced that Hurricane Harvey was coming on to the coast, I suddenly wanted something that would be a comfort to me.  I automatically wanted my mother’s English pasties but knew that I was going to have to use what I had and not […]

Texas Hamburger Steak

Texas Hamburger Steak

This is the quintessential recipe that is cooked in Texas homes everywhere. Everyone cooked this dish when I was a child.  Living in Texas has it’s own point of view and when the automobile companies in Detroit, Michigan started to lay off folks in the […]

Back To School Taco Pizza

Back To School Taco Pizza

Going Back to School is a busy and stressful day for Mom, Dad and the children.  From Morning to Evening it feels like you are stress is your master.  So the First Day of School needs an easy meal that will appeal to the both […]

Perfect Football Queso

Perfect Football Queso

I love to make this dip for the football game night or parties because it is so easy and I usually have all the ingredients on hand.  I double the recipe and prepare it in my slow cooker.  That way, it will not scorch.  This […]

Easy Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

Easy Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

I know that the sauce at the store is convenient.  Convenient does not necessarily mean good for you.  Eliminating as many industry preservatives as you can helps your families health and helps, woman specific, to reduce weight and bloating. In the summer, we grow our […]

Good Ol’ Gumbo

Good Ol’ Gumbo

The food networks and the fancy chef’s want to make Gumbo a hard to make dish.  Just because you add seafood, as to your taste of ingredients, does not mean a recipe needs to be difficult.  It is an every day meal.  Once you realize […]

Old Fashion Chicken and Dumplings

Old Fashion Chicken and Dumplings

There is no debate on what the true recipe is for Chicken and Dumplings.  This recipe is the closest to what your Grandmother and her mother made.  My husband’s idea of chicken and dumplings is a bit askew as it has macaroni noodles in it.  […]