Homemade rice a roni

This is comparable to 2 boxes of store bought mix and just as flavorful.

Jalapeño hominy casserole

This dish is spicy, tart, rich and full of pickled jalapeño flavor. This side dish can easily be made early and cooked later.

Creamed spinach

This creamed spinach has texture and is packed with garlic flavor. This is not your typical creamed spinach recipe.

Italian salad dressing

Not only does this cost pennies to make, it makes salad have so much more flavor than store bought dressing.