Entries by Melanie Mendelson

Sausage Jambalaya Recipe

This jambalaya recipe is very easy, and you can get all the ingredients in advance.  I like to save this recipe for the end of the week, when it’s almost time to go grocery shopping.  The only item that’s not always on hand is the sausage – the rest of the stuff is from the […]

Beef Quesadillas Recipe

Here’s a super-easy 3-ingredient main dish recipe that’s a snap to make! Ingredients: Ground Beef Flour Tortillas (burrito size) Shredded cheese Directions: Cook ground beef in a non-stick frying pan for 5 minutes, or until cooked through (no longer pink).  Remove cooked ground beef from the frying pan into a bowl. Put flour tortilla on […]

Garlic Beef With Green Peppers Recipe

This garlic beef tastes just like garlic beef from a Chinese restaurant.  Who need the takeout when you can make authentic tasting garlic beef at home :)  Beef slices are marinated in teriyaki sauce, then stir-fried with onions and green peppers – delicious! This garlic beef recipe is very quick and easy to make – perfect […]

How To Zest A Lemon

Lemon zest is a wonderful addition to baked goods.  If you are making cakes, cookies, bars, pies or muffins and want them to have lemon scent and taste, add lemon zest! Do you love intense lemon flavor? Mild lemon flavor comes from lemon juice. BIG lemon flavor comes from lemon zest!  Have you not been […]

Lemon Bundt Cake Recipe

Are you craving something baked and lemony?  The best part about the lemon cake is putting your nose real close to the lemon cake and smelling it!  When you smell the lemon cake, you can already taste it in your mind.  This lemon cake is delicious for breakfast.  Citrus is awakening, and a lemon breakfast […]

How To Cut A Cantaloupe

It’s very easy to cut a cantaloupe into chunks.  Don’t waste money on pre-cut cantaloupe in plastic fruit trays or fruit cups – not only they are expensive, but also not as fresh, as they’ve been sitting on the store shelves for a while. When you cut a cantaloupe yourself, you will enjoy tasty cantaloupe […]