Dinner

JB’s Squash Casserole

JB’s Squash Casserole

I owned a restaurant named JB’s.  Owning a restaurant can bring a person to their knees.  Finding good help and memorable recipes is the hardest part. This recipe was one that I had eaten my whole life and just thought of as a typical Texas […]

Sticky Chicken

Sticky Chicken

In the fall I would make a Bacon wrapped Chicken Thigh and cooked Apple recipe.  This was simple and tasty.  The only comment that I would get is that the boys wished it had more pepper or something spicy in it.  I did not realize […]

Bacon Cheddar Potato Salad

Bacon Cheddar Potato Salad

Texas has a deep history with Germany and Texans probably started making and eating potato salad with the settlement of the Germans in the early 1800s.  It is generally a tradition and most people can not imagine a BBQ or picnic without some. Whether you […]

Simple Homemade Breakfast Sausage

Simple Homemade Breakfast Sausage

It is quick and easy to just grab a roll of sausage at the store. There is just too much preservatives in the processes food these days.  I found by limiting the amount of processed food that I personally did not have issues with adding […]

True Texas Chili

True Texas Chili

Before internet and microwaves, before cell phones and Apple, Inc.,  people cooked homemade meals.  Living in Texas and having a Texan father he instilled two things; first, that it is great to be a Texan mostly because the food is so good, and second intelligence came […]

Delicious Tex-Mex Enchilada Sauce

Delicious Tex-Mex Enchilada Sauce

As a child we called it “Border Food” but eventually the fancy name “Tex-Mex” became the name for plates of rice, beans and some kind of gravy type food such as Enchiladas or Tamales. Tex-Mex is really good for quick meals on a work or school […]