Author: Lottie M. Hancock

Seasoned Potato Wedges

Seasoned Potato Wedges

Don’t you just love potatoes? They come in so many varieties as it is but the countless ways to prepare them just promises great home cooking to satisfy everyone in the family. Seasoned potato wedges are no exception. They can be mild, spicy, cheesy, sweet… 

Mom’s Taco Salad

Mom’s Taco Salad

I grew up enjoying mom’s Dorito taco salad. She was taught by her mom and since then, every generation has either made it as it was or added their own magical flair. I tried to keep to the original recipe as much as I could 

Brown Sugar Glazed Pork Chops

Brown Sugar Glazed Pork Chops

I have been raiding the kitchens of my kids lately and today is no exception. My daughter, Terri, put a twist to a recipe for brown sugar glazed pork chops. Her family loved how juicy and flavorful they were and your family will rave about 

Kicked-up Red Beans and Rice

Kicked-up Red Beans and Rice

Red beans and rice? How very nice! My family requests this dish at least twice a month and since it is so flavorful and easy, it will be a regular on your menu, as well. All in the Prep Let’s start with the nitty-gritty – 

Copy-Cat Shake and Bake Pork Chops

Copy-Cat Shake and Bake Pork Chops

If you grew up with that wonderful Kraft Shake and Bake sending delicious smells through your childhood home like I did, I believe you will appreciate this recipe. Oven fried pork chops are juicy and tender with a blend of seasonings that make the mouth 

Personal Pan Pizzas

Personal Pan Pizzas

Biscuit personal pan pizzas are a great way to make sure everyone gets what they want. Whether you crave pepperoni, cheese, Hawaiian, broccoli, mushroom, or flat out deluxe (my favorite), it can be tailor fit for the family. My daughter, Terri, made these the other 

Old Fashioned Pancakes

Old Fashioned Pancakes

Old fashioned pancakes brings back memories of Sunday mornings growing up in my little house. Sometimes my mom would make them for a lunch or supper, as well. I do the same thing. When they ask what’s for supper, I answer “breakfast!”. It is always 

Table Talk: Heaven’s in the Biscuits!

Table Talk: Heaven’s in the Biscuits!

Oh my gravy… and biscuits! Yep, I am diving back into an old favorite of mine. Those wonderful, fluffy biscuits. I have touched on this Southern delicacy before when I shared my recipe for homemade buttermilk biscuits, but my daughter has been telling me about 

Copy-Cat Rice-a-Roni Spanish Rice

Copy-Cat Rice-a-Roni Spanish Rice

This has been a fun and delicious week! Cinco de Mayo is a great way to celebrate the Mexican heritage, especially with food. This week we enjoyed Queso Chicken, homemade burritos made with the leftovers plus refried beans, and tonight we will have fish tacos. 

5-Ingredient Queso Chicken

5-Ingredient Queso Chicken

Happy Cinco de Mayo! I am having so much fun cooking this week! My eldest daughter, Bonnie, called me the other day to tell me about a recipe for queso chicken she just threw together for her family. Being a mom is busy enough but