Comfort Food

the food of love
  Some favorite recipes from posts & cookbooks

Taco Bowls
Spaghetti & Meat Balls
+ Meat Ball Subs
Shells with Tomato Sauce

taco-bowls Meat Balls for Dinner


Main dishes and one dish meals

Kraut Runza
Nana’s mac ‘n cheese
Turkey Tetrazzini
Tri Tip – Nana Style
Super Bowl Sammies
 Krautburgers  turkey tetrazzini


Cooking with Herbs

Shells with Fresh Tomato Sauce
Marinara Sauce,
Cold Beef with Mustard Sauce,
Rosemary-Lemon Chicken & Dumplings



Banana Bread, Cinnamon Rolls,
Cherry Muffins, Bran Muffins, Sweet Applets ,
Basic White Bread,
Onion Cheese Bread,
Grandma’s German Rye Bread

 better-bread  Grandma's German Rye Bread



Nana’s Biscotti
Biscuits or Lemon Cream Scones,
Boiled Coffee,
cafe au lait,
Sparkling or Plain Lemonade
cappuccino & biscotti   scones4


Cakes and Cookies

Creme de menthe Brownies
Brownie Mix, Devil’s Food Cake,
Spice Cake, Oatmeal Cake
Mother’s Chocolate Vinegar Cake,

 cookyNtea   irish.brownies


Nana Ellen’s Famous Chocolate Chip CookiesIrish Jeart

Pies and sweets
Apple Pie & Apple Crisp,
Perfect Crust, Pecan Pie
Caramel Pie, Fudge Cake ,
Coconut Custard Pie,
Casserole Candy & Bourbon Balls
 THE best apple pie  let it cool


Soups, stews & stuff
Blue Cheese Dressing
Potato Salad for Two
Penne with Fresh Basil & Balsamic
Potato Salad Dressing   Penne Basil Salad


Other things
Natural Body Care & Cosmetics


If you’re looking for something special that’s not included here yet drop me a note. My collection of vintage cookbooks ranges from the late 1800’s. Maybe we can find what you need.