Monday, November 22, 2010

Mama Theresa's Famous Enchilada Casserole!!

This is one our family Favorites...Stink'n easy and Yummy
step 1:brown hamburger season only with salt/pepper
step 2: add 1/2 onion to the meat while browning, this will add more flavor to your meat!

step 3: add a little enchilada sauce to the bottom of your casserole dish

step 4: Start layering, first a layer of white corn tortillas

step 5: next a layer of meat mixture, then lots of cheese, jack,cheddar,mozz etc...

step 6: repeat layers till you are satisfied, last layer of tortillas top with the remaining sauce lots of cheese and sliced black olives
place into oven 350 for approx. 30 mins. serve with a dollop of sour cream!

My kids love it! I bet you will too!

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Split Pea Soup

One of the easiest Dinners I think I can make and most inexpensive is this wonderful split pea soup. if you like split pea soup then you will love this!
1 bag split peas
4 cups of water 
1 lb ham steak
2 carrots
1 potato
4 chicken bouillon cubes
toss it all in a Crockpot and forget about it
till you cant resist the smell!
toss it all in a Crockpot and forget about it
till you cant resist the smell!

if it is too thick add milk at the end
I also like to serve this with a slice of sourdough bread top
 w/mozzarella cheese then toasted lightly in the oven for about 3 minutes 

Favorite time of Year!

Yummy!,,,,need I say more?
your favorite Hot Chocolate
1 scoop of peppermint ice-cream
1 candy cane for a stir stick!

My Famous Chili

Here is my recipe for my chili. my boys love it and I love it too because it is so easy! Great way to welcome the warm weather,,,, ENJOY!
1 can black beans
1 cans chili beans in sauce
1 can kidney beans
1/2 onion
1/2 red bell pepper
1 can tomato soup
generous amount chili powder
cayenne pepper (you be kind of generous with it because tomato soup calms it down)
Top with grated cheese and a dollop of sour cream!