Entries by Melanie Mendelson

Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

These chocolate chip cookies are so easy to make, and they just melt in your mouth!  Don’t skimp on the chocolate chips 🙂  I love it when there are so many chocolate chips that they are sticking out of the cookies!  Yum! Ingredients: 2 1/4 cups flour 1 tsp baking powder 2 sticks (1/2 lb) […]

Upside-Down Plum Cake Recipe

This upside-down plum cake recipe is really easy to make and so delicious! All you need to do is slice the plums, layer them on the bottom of the baking dish, pour the batter on top and bake. When plums are in season, this recipe should be a must to make! Ingredients: 8 plums 3 […]

How To Make Really Good Coffee

Ever wondered why the coffee you make is a far cry from Starbucks®? 😉  Here’s how to make really good coffee at your own home: 1. Start With Whole Coffee Beans Using packaged pre-ground coffee (or even worse, instant coffee) will not give you good results – you’ll get stale-tasting brown water 🙂  Grinding the beans […]

Chicken Fried Rice Recipe

Who needs a Chinese takeout when you can make chicken fried rice yourself!  This recipe is super quick and easy to make – perfect for weeknights! Fried rice is a best way to use leftover rice!  This chicken fried rice recipe stir-fries chicken, vegetables and rice with the eggs and soy sauce – delicious! Ingredients: […]

Fried Potatoes Recipe

These potatoes are so perfectly browned, you’ll want to eat the whole batch!  Very simple to make, very tasty and so addictive – yum! Fried potatoes are a perfect side dish with any meal.  They go perfectly with any chicken, turkey, beef, pork or fish dishes.  You can even serve fried potatoes for a hearty breakfast […]

Sauteed Turkey Cutlets Recipe

These delicious turkey cutlets are first dipped in egg, then in flour, then pan-fried in a little oil.  They are so quick and easy to make, so healthy and so delicious! This recipe takes just 15 minutes from start to finish – perfect for busy weeknights!  White turkey meat is low in calories and high […]

Italian Lemon Ice Recipe

This Italian lemon ice is a perfect refreshing treat on a hot summer day!  Made with fresh lemons, it’s so citrusy and light! A great thing about this Italian lemon ice is that you don’t need to have an ice cream machine or any special equipment to make it.  If the lack of an ice […]

Salmon Fishcakes Recipe

This salmon fishcakes are so yummy!  Made with fresh salmon, they will literally melt in your mouth! If you are trying to get more fish into your diet, this is a perfect recipe to add to your kitchen repertoire!  Salmon fish cakes are amazing served with mashed potatoes or green salad. Ingredients: 1 lb salmon […]

Lemon Bars Recipe

These lemon bars have intense lemon flavor and are perfect for lemon dessert lovers! Ingredients: For The Crust 1 cup flour 1 stick butter, softened 1/4 cup powdered sugar For The Filling 5 eggs 1 1/2 cup sugar 3/4 cup lemon juice 1/2 cup flour 3/4 tsp baking powder Directions on how to make lemon […]