Rigatoni and Cheese Casserole

Rigatoni and Cheese Pasta Bake

In celebration of the first day of Autumn I want to share this delicious Rigatoni and Cheese Casserole recipe with you. I don’t know about you but when the weather is turning colder, my stomache craves comfort food and this recipe for Rigatoni and Cheese Casserole answers that craving. It was one of my go to meals when […]

Macaroni and Cheese Casserole


With the chill of winter in the air, nothing says delicious like a warm, cheesy casserole hot out of the oven. This recipe for homemade Macaroni and Cheese is a wholesome and filling dish sure to delight the whole family. Serve it with a fresh salad. If you’re feeling adventurous add frozen peas or cooked broccoli […]

Broccoli Casserole


Over the years I have accumulated a number of recipes that have become family favorites including this recipe for Broccoli Casserole. As I look at my recipe box and realize how long I have had some of these recipes I am surprised that they are still readable! It is surprising how many memories a recipe […]

Auntie Lou’s Perfect Potato Salad

Potato Salad

July is National Picnic month and so why not take advantage of the nice weather and pack a picnic for your family to enjoy? There’s something special about eating outdoors, perhaps it’s the informality of eating outside or just being able to enjoy the fresh air while enjoying a good meal. This potato salad recipe […]

Sausage and Cheese Breakfast Casserole

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Two weeks after my daughter was born, my mother-in-law, Barb, came to visit. I still wasn’t fully recovered, and she graciously offered to cook during the time she spent with us. What a huge relief! The first day she was there she made the most amazing breakfast casserole. Sausage, cheese and sturdy white bread formed […]



I love making chili. It’s a a one pot meal that is easy to make and nutritious. I especially like to make this dish in the winter, it’s sure to warm you up after an outdoor activity like snowshoeing. Now that my husband and I are empty nesters, this recipe yields enough leftovers for one or […]