Grilled Chicken Breasts

Guess who got her tax refund?  Note to self, “Do not spend money like a drunken sailor.”  And I’ve been spending money like a drunken sailor.  That is a very thrifty drunken sailor.  I got a terrific buy on boneless chicken breasts.  I do not normally buy these because I can think of better ways…

Veal Burgers with Mustard

I don’t think I would ever buy just ground veal, but this would be a good use for those meatloaf mixes you see in the store.  You know.  The ones that contain ground beef, ground pork, and ground veal. 

It Pays to Read the Labels

Guess where you can get some of the best recipes?  No.  Not from Grandma or Mommy.  Well, I guess they do have some of the best recipes; at least yours do.  My mother does not like to cook.  I hardly remember my grandmother’s cooking, but I do remember some of the things she liked and…

Sweet and Sour Hot Slaw

Cabbage was brought to the US by our immigrant ancestors because it was a very practical food. It is easily grown, good for you, and has a long storage life. We are all familiar with the ever popular Coleslaw or Cold Slaw, but a Hot Slaw was also often served. It was made with a…