Chocolate Covered Oreo Cookie Cake

Today is my son Zach’s 24th birthday!  And he requested this cake which I have made for him before on previous birthdays.  It is a Kraft recipe and is pretty quick and easy to make and looks pretty impressive and is really tasty! cake: 1 Devil’s food cake mix + ingredients listed on box to … Continue reading

Simply Lasagna

Bob requested lasagna for dinner tonight so this is my go to lasagna recipe which is pretty easy to put together, not too time consuming.  It’s a Kraft recipe that I’ve had and made for a lot of years now so I’ve refined it a bit.  I’ll give you the original recipe and then my … Continue reading

Pretzel Bark

This recipe comes from and was super simple and quick to put together.  It’s pictured here in one of those little take out containers that I got at Target.  Yummy little neighbor gift! 1 cup chopped pretzels 1/3 cup chopped toasted pecans, peanuts or walnuts 1 1/2 packages (8 squares each) semisweet chocolate, melted  … Continue reading

Irish Beef Stew

I got this recipe in an email from Kraft Foods right around St Patrick’s Day.  Not sure what makes it Irish Stew but it was good! 1 1/2 pounds boneless beef round steak, trimmed, cut into bite size pieces (I bought a package of stew meat and called it good) 2 tablespoons flour 2 tablespoons … Continue reading

Easy Italian Pasta Bake

This recipe came from Kraft Foods in an email.  It truly couldn’t be any easier. 1 pound extra lean ground beef (optional seasoning to add to meat when cooking:  1 teaspoon Italian seasoning and 3 cloves garlic, pressed) 3 cups whole wheat penne pasta, cooked and drained 1 (26 oz can or jar) pasta sauce … Continue reading