Pineapple Fried Rice

Ever get tired of the same old side dishes? Me too! Our go-to's are mashed potatoes, roasted herb potatoes, a couple of varieties of Rice-a-Roni, or traditional fried rice. A couple of years ago, I was making teriyaki chicken.  Art and I decided to throw together something a little bit different, for a side dish. … Continue reading Pineapple Fried Rice

Chili Cheese Pockets

One of our favorite go-to meals when the kids were little was chili dogs.  The snap of the hot dog, combined with the spice of the chili and the crunch of a toasted bun, was, and still is, comfort food for our family. Even today, although we very rarely eat chili dogs, I always keep … Continue reading Chili Cheese Pockets