Main Dish

Haunted Mansion Ribs ‘n Sausages

Haunted Mansion Ribs ‘n Sausages

This year I wanted to create a dinner for Halloween inspired by Disneyland’s Haunted Mansion ride and came up with this Haunted Mansion Ribs ‘n Sausages for our main dish. The Haunted Mansion has many skeletons throughout the ride. The one that I most remember […]

Käse (Cheese) Spätzle

Käse (Cheese) Spätzle

Recently we had the opportunity to attend a party to celebrate one of my son’s swimmer friends returning home from Germany for a visit. She brought a number of German treats home for us to sample. This included chips and many varieties of gummies. She […]

Pretzel Dogs

Pretzel Dogs

One of our family’s favorite go to meals is Pretzel Dogs. My sister will even occasionally get upset with us if we make these Pretzel Dogs without her. It is tradition that we invite our extended family over when we make these as they are […]

Butchart Gardens Sausage Wraps

Butchart Gardens Sausage Wraps

The Butchart Gardens Tea had a number of yummy tea sandwiches including Sausage Wraps. I had not seen pastry wrapped around larger sausages and thought this would make a nice addition to our tea menu at home. These are so easy that we’ve made them […]

Butchart Gardens Spinach Swiss Quiche

Butchart Gardens Spinach Swiss Quiche

The tea tray included quiche so I modified the menu a bit and created this Spinach Swiss Quiche. The quiche at Butchart Gardens was quite small and served in a tart shell. I decided to make my version a little larger and used a muffin […]

Princess Fettuccine Alfredo

Princess Fettuccine Alfredo

The Princess Fettuccine Alfredo we had on the ship was amazing. My niece is a selective eater and at first didn’t want to try it but after I offered her a taste of my dish, this became her go to menu option for the rest […]

Red Rose Taverne Garden Mozzarella Flatbread

Red Rose Taverne Garden Mozzarella Flatbread

The Red Rose Taverne Garden Mozzarella Flatbread is an easy, fast and yummy lunch or dinner option. We had some amazing fresh tomatoes from our garden and I wanted to use them in a dish that would showcase them. The flatbread or pizza dough for […]

Cafe Orleans Monte Cristo Sandwich

Cafe Orleans Monte Cristo Sandwich

We order the Monte Cristo every time we visit Disneyland, it’s our favorite. Plus this is a huge serving, so it is easy to share so you have room to eat those fabulous Pommes Frites and Mickey Mouse Beignets. Cafe Orleans is one of our […]

Family Favorite Chicken Salad

Family Favorite Chicken Salad

This is our favorite chicken salad, we’ve been making it for years. This salad is delicious with a wonderful flavor that appeals to many individuals making it a great option for a crowd. This can be served on a croissant or in a bread bowl […]

Disneyland Chieftain Chicken Skewer recipe

Disneyland Chieftain Chicken Skewer recipe

The Disneyland Chieftain Chicken Skewer recipe is another great option to make the night before and provides a milder option from the Bengal Beef Skewer for the Adventureland dinner menu. This chicken recipe has a wonderful pineapple sweet and sour flavor and is absolutely delicious. […]