Homemade Coconut Bars

These were my favorite candy bars.   You could add a nut like an almonds, that may be joyous or you could stack them into mounds..  I don’t want to be sued.  Just in time for Easter. 3 cups unsweetened coconut 1/4 teaspoon fine popcorn salt 1/2 teaspoon coconut extract 5 oz sweetened condensed milk…

Quiche

6 eggs 1 cup half and half (if you want lower fat substitute low fat milk) 6 oz diced Swiss cheese diced 8 oz lower sodium ham diced (look and you will find some that is 20% of a days sodium) or if you love sodium use country ham and get 45%) 8 oz diced…

Aunt Carol’s Apple Pie

When I was a child and spent my summers at Canada Creek, Michigan (find that on a map, you know you turn left at the red mailbox),  my Aunt Carol would come for a visit every August.  While she was there, we would always go to Mackinac Island, and we would also go to an…

Green Eggs (Avocado)

10 hard boiled eggs 2 ripe avocados mashed 2 tablespoons Sriracha (more or less to taste) 3 tablespoons Dijon mustard 1/2 teaspoon white pepper 2 tablespoon mayonnaise 1 teaspoon chive finely chopped Boil egg  in boiling water for 12 minutes and remove to an ice water bath to make for easier peeling.  Make sure the…

Molly’s Chocolate Cake

I was looking at an old family cookbook and found Grandma Molly’s chocolate cake recipe.  This is an older style cake more dense than the box mixes but still really tasty.  If you like chocolate you should like this one it has both chocolate and cocoa.  The frosting is something that is a base depending…