German Recipes

  • Waffles and Pancakes

    Waffles, Pancakes and French Toast Apple Cinnamon French ToastApple-y SyrupBerry Baked French ToastBerry/Fruit SauceBlueberry Syrup {pictured above}Buttermilk French ToastButtermilk Pancakes {100% wheat}Carrot Zucchini PancakesCherry PancakesCinnamon Oatmeal Raisin PancakesCinnamon Raisin French ToastCinnamon Waffles {pictured…

  • Veggie Rice

    Any easy way to get in those veggies 🙂 Veggie Rice{Print Recipe} 2 cans of veggie or chicken broth1 can crushed tomatoes, undrained2-3 large carrots, sliced1 medium zucchini, sliced into…

  • Vegetable Beef Soup

    Vegetable Beef Soup – Finding Joy in My Kitchen {Print Recipe} 1 medium onion, chopped1 medium potato, chopped into roughly 1/4 inch pieces2 stalks of celery, sliced1-2 C cubbed beef1-2 C…

  • Pasta and Creamy Mushrooms

    This was one of the first recipes I tried when we embarked on our cooking journey and it’s a recipe we continue to go back to time and time again.…

  • Scalloped Ham and Potatoes

    This was a classic recipe my mom made when my sister and I were little. Although if I made it now I would not use processed foods, it’s a good…

  • Potato Soup

    This is one of our all-time favorite soups.  Delicious, creamy and comforting all in one bowl.  Yum.  Potato Soup – Adapted from Marge Johnson{Print Recipe} 4 C diced potatoes1 C celery,…

  • Italian Grilled Chicken

    Italian Grilled Chicken – Adapted from a Crisco recipe in the local paper{Print Recipe} 3 T extra virgin olive oil1 T lemon juice1 T Italian seasonings1-2 garlic cloves, minced (or 1…

  • Zucchini Lasagna

    With lots of zucchini, this dish goes together quickly and has great taste!  My one recommendation is to roast the zucchini in the oven at 400-450 for 10-15 minutes (flipping…

  • Mexican Chicken Hotdish

    This is one of our favorite and easy Mexican dishes. You prepare it the night before and then bake away the next day. Mexican Chicken Hotdish – The Truax Family{Print Recipe}…

  • Chocolate Crinkles

    Growing up, my mom and I used to make these cookies every year for Christmas.  I don’t know why we typically only make them at Christmas, but we do.  They…

  • Welcome

    To help manage the recipes we’re enjoying and the new ones we’re trying, I’m going to try to post them here. The purpose of this blog is mainly for our…