Diet Soda Cakes

Ingredients 1 box dry cake mix (any flavor) 10 ozs diet soda (any flavor) 1 or 2 egg whites – slightly beaten, optional but cake stays together better and is fluffier. Directions Mix the dry cake mix, the diet soda, and the egg whites until well blended. Pour into a 9 x 13 sprayed pan…

Monkey Bread

Ingredients 2 cans Buttermilk Biscuits 1 stick Butter 2 tsp. Cinnamon 1 cup Brown Sugar 1¼ cup of Vanilla Ice Cream   Directions Cut the biscuits in half and place in casserole pan that has been greased, cover in 1/2 of the cinnamon and brown sugar. In a saucepan add butter, ice cream and remaining…

Seasoned Crackers—No Cooking

Ingredients 1 pkg dry ranch dressing mix 1 box saltines 1½ cup vegetables oil ¼ tsp parsley flakes (optional) Directions Place all ingredients, except the crackers, in zip lock bag, mix well, and then add all saltines.  Begin to turn upside down, sideways, back and forth until all crackers are coated.  Keep sealed.  Will stay…

Tortilla Soup

Submitted by Ricky Alexander, Leah Galassi, Julia Prairie, and Dante Roberts. Yield: 6 to 8 servings Prep time: approximately 15 minutes Total time: prep 15 mins + Cook time – approximately 55 minutes   Ingredients 2 boneless chicken breast, diced and cooked 2 (14.5 ounce) cans of chicken broth 1 can (10 ounce) of tomato…

Potato Bacon Soup

Makes approximately 8 servings Ingredients: 6-7 large potatoes, peeled and cut into bite size pieces (I like Yukon Gold Potatoes) 1 medium onion, chopped 32 oz. or 2 cans of chicken broth 1 can condensed cream of chicken soup 1 can condensed cream of celery soup 8 oz. cream cheese, softened & cubed 1 tsp…

Pizza Pot Pies

Ingredients 1 pound lean ground beef or Italian sausage 1/2 cup chopped onion 1/2 cup chopped green bell pepper 8 ounces pizza sauce 4 ounces sliced fresh mushrooms ( or 1 small can sliced mushrooms drained) 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese (4 ounces) 1 cup Baking mix 1/4 cup very hot water ** As an…

Melt in your Mouth Chicken

Ingredients 4 Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts (or 8 chicken thighs skinless and deboned) 1/2 cup parmesan cheese 1 cup Greek yogurt –plain 1 tsp. garlic powder 1 1/2 tsp. seasoning salt 1/2 tsp. pepper Directions Place chicken pieces in a greased glass baking dish Spread mixture over chicken breasts, bake at 375 degrees for 45…

Homemade Chicken Strips

SERVINGS: 6 Servings Ingredients 1 package Chicken Breasts, Cut Into Strips (or you can cut into Nuggets) 1-1/2 cups Buttermilk plus ¼ cup for breading 1 Tbsp. Hot Sauce 1-1/2 cup All-Purpose Flour 2 tsp. (up to 3 tsp) Seasoned Salt (or Spices Of Your Choosing) Vegetable or Canola Oil   Directions Rinse and dry chicken pieces. Next,…