Homemade Shepard's Pie

Hamburger Soup

Traditional Cottage Pie

Hello all… Tonight's a late post - a reflection of a strange night here in Old Orchard Beach. To say the least…...more

Hamburger Dumplings

I've been craving (and I mean craving) some hamburger lately… Generally Chinese cooking doesn't utilize hamburger much, and so far in Flower Net most scenes are taking place in China. I love some of the Chinese dishes I've been making, but I'm almost homesick for more of an American-style dish… This is my compromise - Hamburger Dumplings. ...more

Survive Summer with Teens with Protein Packed Beef and Bean Burritos

Beef and Bean Burritosmothersapronstrings Beef and Bean Burritos...more

Guide to Ground Beef: Selecting, Freezing & 5 Go-To Recipes

Ground beef is one of the most versatile go-to staples in a Midwest Kansas kitchen. It provides 10 essential nutrients your body needs like zinc, iron, protein and B vitamins. Because it is affordable and easy to prepare, it’s often the base for many casseroles, soups and appetizers. In a busy household, these types of dishes find their way to the table fairly often, so I’m always on the look-out for a new twist!...more

Recipe Monday - Salisbury Steak

Delicious salisbury steaks in less than 30 minutes!  RECIPE:...more

Pizza Pockets

Yummy for the tummy - Fill with your favorite pizza toppings!...more
This sounds yummy.  Can't wait to try it!more

In Defense of a Good Man...

I remember vividly the first time one of my daughters came home from school crying because someone had started a nasty rumor about her.  A whole myriad of emotions went through me…disappointment, sadness, anger, and finally a complete sense of helplessness....more