Dinner Favorites · Mondays With Mom · Seafood/Fish

MWM – Crab Casserole

In case I haven’t mentioned this before, my mother (aka The Queen) holds several extremely prestigious degrees: a medical degree, psychology degree, child behavior degree, and last, but not least, a master’s degree in organizing and throwing spectacular dinner parties. Unfortunately, she doesn’t entertain much anymore – but this recipe – wow – it brings…… Continue reading MWM – Crab Casserole

Cookies · Mondays With Mom · Oatmeal

MWM – Dad’s Favorite Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Let the record indicate that I am glaringly aware of the fact that today is, according to my calendar at least, Tuesday. Not Monday. Tuesday. So why am I posting Mondays With Mom on Tuesday? Because yesterday went by in a blur and I realized my error this morning. That’s my story and I’m sticking…… Continue reading MWM – Dad’s Favorite Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Mondays With Mom · Slow Cooker / Crockpot · Vegetables / Side Dishes

MWM – Chile Relleno Casserole

Disclaimer: this is not my mom’s actual recipe – but according to my razor-sharp memory, she used to make something very, very similar to it when I was younger. ** much younger ** Anyway, I absolutely adore chile rellenos, but the traditional method of stuffing and deep frying the chiles is waaaaaay too much work…… Continue reading MWM – Chile Relleno Casserole

Dinner Favorites · Mondays With Mom · Pasta

MWM – Baked Fusilli with Asparagus, Peas and Lemon

So………….there I was………minding my own business……when the call came: Mom: “Good morning! I found an amazing pasta recipe in this mornings’ Wall Street Journal that I want to make and I know you’ll love because it is loaded with cheese and I’m going to prepare it for dinner tonight so gather the children and be…… Continue reading MWM – Baked Fusilli with Asparagus, Peas and Lemon