Hawaiian Chicken Kabobs

Yields: 9-10 Kebabs 1/3 cup ketchup 1/3 cup packed brown sugar 1/3 cup low sodium soy sauce 1/4 cup canned pineapple juice 4 Tbsp. olive oil, divided, for brushing grill 1 1/2 Tbsp. rice vinegar 4 garlic cloves, minced (4 tsp.) 1 Tbsp. minced ginger 1/2 tsp. sesame oil Salt and ground pepper 1 1/4…

Gardening Beginners

I would start with something small Being able to grow your own food, sounds like a plan. You get to look at all the fruits and vegetables and say I grew that and now I only have to worry about some food that I have to buy. It feels great to plant, and grow your…

Glow in the Dark Bouncy Balls

White school glue Borax Corn Starch Water Bowls Glowing paint A black light UV safety glasses I would recommend using flashlights or a light fixture. I think the flashlights are going to be much more fun to use. You can find a lot of these materials online also. In a small bowl, combine: 1/2 tsp….

Strawberry Cream Cheese Cake Balls

Pillsbury baking spray with flour 1 package Pillsbury Moist Supreme Strawberry premium cake mix 1 cup water 1/3 cup Crisco pure vegetable oil 3 large eggs 3/4 cup Pillsbury Creamy supreme  cream cheese flavored frosting 5 cups white baking chips 1/2 cup Crisco all vegetable shortening Red decorator sugar Preheat oven to 350. Coat 13×19:…

Sticky Sweet Bacon Glaze Chicken

6 large chicken legs, not boneless 1/2 cup ginger honey or just honey 1/8 cup molasses 1/8 cup sugar or brown sugar 1/2 cup soy sauce 1 tsp. siracha 1 tsp grated ginger 1 tbsp. cornstarch 1 tbsp. water Seasonings: Seasoned salt, pepper, and garlic powder, how ever much you would like For the Glaze: 6…

Smoked Jalapeno Baby Back Ribs with Pineapple BBQ Sauce

Prep Time: 40 minutes  Cook Time: 4 hours    Yield’s: As many as you want The number of racks depends on you Dry rub or any type of bbq sauce you would like to use Dry rub recipe will be posted below Pineapple Glaze The glaze will also be posted below Jalapeno Pineapple Barbecue sauce Sauce…

Frito Taco Casserole

1 1/4 pounds ground beef 1 can refried beans 1 can mild green chilies, diced 2 cups cooked rice 2 cups cheddar cheese, grated, or Mexican cheese blend 2 cups fritos or corn chips, divided 1 cup salsa 1/4 cup water 1 medium yellow onion, chopped 1 package taco seasoning kosher salt and freshly ground…

Cheesecake Brownies

Prep Time: 20 minutes   Cook Time: 45 minutes  Total Time: 1 hour 5 minutes            It makes 16 bars You will need: For the Brownies 1 and 1/4 sticks unsalted butter, melted 1 and !/4 cups granulated sugar 3/4 cup cocoa powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoons vanilla extract 2 large eggs 1/2 cup plain/all purpose…

Rock Candy

  2-3 cups of sugar 1 cup of water Skewers/Candy sticks A jar or glass A large saucepan Clothespin Optional Food coloring Candy flavoring You can double every thing to make more. Combine equal parts of sugar and water in a saucepan and heat until all of the sugar is dissolved. Then slowly add more…

Taco Pop Tarts

Servings: 12 2 boxes pie crusts (total of 4), room temperature 1 tablespoons olive oil 1/2 onion, thinly sliced 1/2 pound ground beef 1 tablespoon taco seasoning 1 cup frozen corn, thawed out 1 cup canned black beans, drained 1 cup shredded cheddar 1 egg, beaten with 1 tablespoon water Sesame seeds for sprinkling. Preheat…

Blue Raspberry Lemonade Jell-O Slush

1 cup boiling water 1 cup Sprite or other lemon lime soda Juice from 1/2 of a lemon 1 box Berry Blue Jello (3.4 oz. size) Fresh raspberries and lemon slices for garnish. (optional) Additional Sprite, lemon lime soda or lemonade to add to drink when serving. In an 8×11 or similar sized baking dish…

Root Beer Float Cupcakes

3/4 cup softened butter 3 eggs 2 1/2 cup flour 2 1/2 tsp. baking powder 1/2 tsp. salt 1 1/2 cup sugar 1 tbsp. root beer extract or 1 tsp. root beer concentrate 1/2 tsp. vanilla 1 cup root beer Frosting 1 cup softened butter 3 cup powdered sugar 3 tbsp. root beer 1 tsp. root…