Nut Fingers

Ingredients: 2 cups flour 4 tsp baking powder ½ tsp salt 4 tbsp shortening 1 egg ¾ cup milk ¾ cup finely chopped nut meats 2 tbsp butter Directions:  Sift the dry ingredients together in a large bowl. Cut in the four tablespoons of shortening until the consistency of coarse cornmeal. Moisten with the eggs, slightly beaten and combined with the milk;...

Quick Raisin Buns

Prep Time: 10 mins Cook Time: 30 mins Course: Hot and Yeast Breads and Sandwiches Cuisine: American  Servings: 8 Ingredients 1 egg 1 1/8 cups milk 1/2 cup butter 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 tsp cinnamon 3/4 cup raisins Instructions Use a prepared biscuit mixture or the biscuit mixture listed above. In either case, add a...

Quick Bran Biscuits

Cook Time15 minsMakes 8 biscuits Ingredients Baking powder biscuit mix or dough from your favorite recipe 1/2 cup bran flakes 1 cup milk Instructions Prepare the baking powder biscuit mixture according to the recipe or use a commercial biscuit mixture. Add the bran and moisten...

Cheesy Tuna Noodle Casserole

  Cheesy Tuna Noodle Casserole Comfort food at its’ best! Nothing beats creamy, cheese noodles and albacore tuna to warm your heart and your belly, too! 3 cans Albacore tuna ((Costco brand is the one we choose.)) 2 cans Cream...

American Chop Suey AKA Goulash

  American Chop Suey (Goulash) The hot, filling, good for your budget meal that everyone (almost everyone) asks for no matter what the season is.  1 1/2 lb ground beef (lean) 1 cup celery (chopped) 1 cup onion (chopped) 2...

Approximate Equivalents in Cooking

APPROXIMATE EQUIVALENTS 3 Teaspoons 1 Tablespoon 16 Tablespoons 1 Cup 1/4 Cup 4 Tablespoons 1/3 Cup 5 1/3 Tablespoons 2 Cups 1 Pint 2 Cups 1 Quart 2 Pints 1 Quart 1 pound Brown Sugar 3 1/2 Cups 1 Pound Granulated...

Breakfast Cheesecake Bars

Ingredients: -2 cans Pillsbury butter crescent rolls -2 (8oz) packages cream cheese (softened) -1 cup sugar -1 teaspoon vanilla -1/4 cup butter (melted) -Cinnamon & sugar (I used about 1/4 cup sugar and 1 tbs cinnamon)Instructions: Unroll and spread 1...

Crockpot Oatmeal

Place 2 sliced apples, 1/4 cup brown sugar, 1 tsp cinnamon, pinch salt in the bottom of the crock pot. Pour in 2 cups of oatmeal, 2 cups of milk and 2 cups water. Do NOT stir. Cook overnight for...