Church Sirloin Tip Beef Roast

Time: 2 hours plus marinating time Music Selection: Johnny & June Carter Cash – Old Rugged Cross My grandma Katie had this way with roasts. On Sundays we would often visit her place after church. We’d walk into a house that was warm and had the most delicious aromas of beef and vegetables, slow roasted…

Chili Grape Jelly Meatball Appetizers

Time: 45 minutes or in crockpot Makes about 25 meatballs This is a recipe that I have actually been making for over 20 years when a friend of mine from Calgary made these and passed along her recipe! There is never a leftover meatball! Music Selection: Pink and her daughter – A Million Dreams Ingredients:…

Ricotta Stuffed Pasta (Conchiglie)

Time: 35 minutes This recipe will give you a “reason to believe” you too can be a gourmet chef. Simple, tasty, fast, hearty…. yummy! Believe. Music Selection: Rod Stewart – Reason to Believe ¼ cup Basil pesto 24 oz Marinara Sauce or 4 Cheese Pasta Sauce 350g Conchiglie pasta 87/b (about 2 1/2 inches long)…

Best Fried Pork Chops

Time: 30 minutes This is soulful food and music at its best. Comforting, calming, delicious… perfect for those days when you just need a hug and need to remember your blessings… love the life you live. Music Selection: Buddy Guy & BB King – Stay Around A Little Longer Ingredients: Brine: 3 cups water 1…

Fresh Cucumber Salad

Time: 15 minutes This salad is fresh, exciting and inviting… Kool & The Gang could not have said it better. This salad is great at BBQs, but also as a side dish to hearty meals like Swedish meatballs. Music Selection: Kool & the Gang – Fresh Ingredients: 1 large English cucumber 1 – 2 Tbsp…

Flavorful Baked Tilapia

Time: 35 minutes Although not fried, this fish dish will have you “rockin’”. It pairs perfectly with this music as one bite of this dish, will make you want to get up and dance. Great for the soul… Music Selection: Doug Deming & Dennis Gruenling & The Jewel Tones Ingredients: 3 tilapia fillets ½ tsp…

Jalapeno Popper Appetizers

Time: 45 minutes This is another very simple and super tasty recipe, particularly if you like a bit of heat. They will make your mouth “pop with flavor”. They can be a bit messy to eat, so have napkins handy. Music Selection: Men Without Hats – Pop Goes the World Ingredients: 5 jalapeno peppers 1…