Homemade Potato Chips

These chips are amazing. Wonderful. Delicious. Oh, and did I mention EASY! Peel and wash 3-4 medium sized potatoes. Heat oil to medium high heat. Using a potato peeler, slice potatoes into thin slices (see below). Gently place into hot grease, and fry until golden brown. Remove from heat and sprinkle with salt and pepper, or…

Jello Popcorn Balls

This recipe is super easy and very tasty! The only complaint was that it was really sticky, which I think could have been remedied by boiling it a bit longer. 6 cups popped popcorn 1/2 cup light corn syrup 1 pkg flavored gelatin 1/2 cup sugar 1 tsp salt 1/2 tsp baking soda Combine sugar,…

Top Chef Tuesday #summerseries

Tuesday’s this summer will be spent in the kitchen at HOH! We will be sharing our favorite recipes that are cost effective, easy, and fun. We might even throw in a few tips to make a recipe adults only. Here’s a preview of what we will be making this summer. Homemade gummy snacks Waffle Bar Jello…

Homemade Corndogs

Everyone loves corndogs… especially the people in my house! So, I decided to try make and my own the other day. The first attempt was not so great – it wasn’t sweet enough and tasted gross. So, I messed with the recipe – added some stuff, dropped spoonfuls into hot grease and ate fried dough…

Shredded Chicken Pockets

This recipe is delicious and was so easy, it’s just silly!! Ingredients: 4 chicken breasts, boiled and shredded 2 cans crescent rolls 1 can Cream of Chicken soup 1 cup milk 2 cups shredded cheddar cheese Unroll crescent rolls, fill each triangle with chicken and cheese. Close rolls by folding edges up into the center…

Chocolate Chunk Brownies

Okay, these brownies are amazing!!! They are so chocolatey and delicious. Ingredients: 1 cup Butter, room temp 1cup Sugar 2 tsp Vanilla 4 eggs 1 cup Flour 1/2 tsp Baking Soda 1/2 cup Cocoa Powder 1 1/2 cups Chocolate Chunks Mix butter, sugar, vanilla, and eggs well. Add dry ingredients and mix well. Add chocolate…

Pin-fail… homemade chocolate bars

I recently stumbled upon a recipe for homemade chocolate bars. I had all the ingredients, so I thought… “Why not?” This is the link to the recipe that I used.  Let’s just say, mine didn’t turn out as delicious as hers sounded.  This is my chocolate bar…. Doesn’t look so bad… but it did not…

LaLa’s Chops

Delicious fried pork chops!! Yum, Yum! A family favorite around our house served with mashed potatoes and gravy. Ingredients: 4-6 pork chops (we use boneless thinner cut usually) Wet mix: 1 egg, cracked and lightly beaten 1cup milk Dry mix: 1/2 cup bread crumbs 1/2 cup flour 1 tsp each – onion powder, garlic powder,…

Getting it all Eastery up in here…

We decided today that we were going to dye Easter eggs and get ready for Easter on Sunday. I didn’t take pictures of my children, because… well, because I didn’t want the mixture of a camera and food coloring/water. Call me crazy… Here are our finished products.

Taco Chicken Soup

Taco Chicken Soup 1 can red kidney beans, not drained 1 can black beans, not drained 1 can pinto beans 1 can diced tomatoes and chiles 1 can corn, not drained 4 chicken breasts, boiled, drained, and shredded 1 package taco seasoning Optional: 1 jar jalapeno’s drained Mix all ingredients into a crockpot and cook for…