Old School Potato Salad

Time: 1 hour Potato salad is a great dish for a sunny day BBQ, but we also like it when it rains or snows. While a great side dish for burgers or hot dogs, we actually like it as a leftover for breakfast, and why not – eggs and potatoes!!! Delicious! We have had guests…

Top Of The Morning Stew

Time: Crockpot – 11 hours; Stove Top – 4 hours A friend of mine who is from Ireland told me about her family Irish Stew, and it really peaked my interest. I decided to try a test with my family to see if they’d eat it for breakfast, so I made a revised version of…

Shipwreck Casserole

Time: 2 1/2 hours This is one of the best recipes when it comes to true comfort/soul food. Why you may ask? It is like a lazy cabbage roll with a few extra ingredients. I LOVE it because you don’t have many dishes to clean – one pan to fry the ground beef and one…

Creamy Dilled Roast Potatoes

Time: 45 minutes This is a recipe that I grew up having nearly every Sunday after church at my grandparent’s farm in Northern Alberta. Potatoes and dill grown in their garden, cream from their cattle. I love this song by Brett Kissel who grew up near my hometown – partly because of the familiar scenes…

Herb Infused Baked Potato

Time: 1 hour 15 minutes Music Selection: Captain & Tennille – Love Will Keep Us Together “Let Love Keep Us Together” – potatoes, herbs, sour cream, cheddar cheese, chives and bacon bits… “I Been Thinking of you”…. such a great combination. These potatoes are a tasty great dish, and you can use your favorite herbs….

Garlic Parmesan Potatoes Au Gratin

Time: 1 ½ hours Makes 6 side-dishes Music Selection: Celine Dion – All By Myself Seriously, while these potatoes are good enough to be a meal on their own, they really do not want to be “all by myself”. They need some love – some roast beef, meatloaf, parmesan meatballs or fried chicken love. Now,…

Mashed Potatoes

Mashed Potatoes Time: 20 minutes Music Selection: Peter Cetera – Glory of Love “I have always needed you. I could never make it alone”…. Mashed potatoes need you and they need gravy. This is the recipe we use whenever we have mashed potatoes – usually at Christmas, Thanksgiving and Easter…. but also for everyday meals…