Category Archives: Easy Recipes

Cooking for the Busy Folks

The other day I was thinking about the next recipe I wanted to post. My mental recipe book was open as I flipped through the pages and considered this and that when it hit me like a fast ball in the thigh. Everything I post to y’all usually comes from one box or another of prepared food. Gasp. A moment of silence please. What was the cyber world going to think of a mother Continue reading Cooking for the Busy Folks

Kielbasa Sausage Casserole

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2 fully cooked 13 0z.   Kielbasa Sausage links

3   Scalloped potato boxed mixes

  1. Boil sausage for 5 minutes.
  2. To make scalloped potatoes, do step one according to box directions.
  3. Drain sausage then cut into thin slices.
  4. Put sausage and potatoes in 11×14 casserole dish and bake for the allotted time (about 25 minutes) on the scalloped potato box at 450 degrees until golden brown.

Serving size: 6-7

Easy Recipes: Kool-Aid Pie

This tangy but not too sweet pie is great fun for the kids to help make, and they’ll enjoy every last bite of it.2014-11-04 14.25.33

1  8 oz. container   Whipped Topping

1 packet   Kool-Aid: any flavor

1 ready-made    Graham Cracker Crust


  • Dump Kool-Aid into container of whipped topping and stir with a spoon until smooth. You may have to use a mixer if it won’t smoothen out, but it’s not usually necessary.2014-11-04 14.31.08
  • Spoon into the ready-made pie crust.2014-11-04 14.35.37
  • Freeze for 4-8 hours.

Ready to serve when solid. You can garnish it with fresh sliced fruit or whipped cream.

Makes 8 servings.