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Karen’s Killer Fixin’s #InstaPot #Dessert: Yummy InstaPot Rice Pudding from Karen’s Kitchen

It’s time for Karen’s Killer Fixin’s! Over the years, I’ve filled two 4-inch, 3-ring binders with my own creations as well as recipes my family and friends were willing to share with me. I simply love to cook and want to share that love with my readers. So every Friday, I share one recipe I think you and your family might enjoy. It might be a main course recipe from my own kitchen or a guest author favorite. It could be a cookie or baked item. Candy. Salads. Whatever strikes the eye and fancy…which today is YUMMY INSTAPOT RICE PUDDING! Continue reading Karen’s Killer Fixin’s #InstaPot #Dessert: Yummy InstaPot Rice Pudding from Karen’s Kitchen

Karen’s Killer Fixin’s #Italian #Bread: Homemade Pizza Dough from Karen’s Kitchen

It’s time for Karen’s Killer Fixin’s! Over the years, I’ve filled two 4-inch, 3-ring binders with my own creations as well as recipes my family and friends were willing to share with me. I simply love to cook and want to share that love with my readers. So every Friday, I share one recipe I think you and your family might enjoy. It might be a main course recipe from my own kitchen or a guest author favorite. It could be a cookie or baked item. Candy. Salads. Whatever strikes the eye and fancy…which today is HOMEMADE PIZZA DOUGH!

I love homemade pizza crust. This recipe takes a little time, mostly rising time, but it tastes spectacular. Sometimes a little extra effort can make a big impression. 

I hope you enjoy today’s Killer Fixin’s. Happy eating!

Karen

P.S. We’re at 554 recipes and counting with this posting. Hope you find some recipes you like. If this is your first visit, please check out past blogs for more Killer Fixin’s. In the right-hand column menu, you can even look up past recipes by type. i.e. Desserts, Breads, Beef, Chicken, Soups, Author Specials, etc. Continue reading Karen’s Killer Fixin’s #Italian #Bread: Homemade Pizza Dough from Karen’s Kitchen

Karen’s Killer Fixin’s #Dessert #Bread: APPLE NUT BREAD from Karen’s Kitchen

It’s time for Karen’s Killer Fixin’s! Over the years, I’ve filled two 4-inch, 3-ring binders with my own creations as well as recipes my family and friends were willing to share with me. I simply love to cook and want to share that love with my readers. So every Friday, I share one recipe I think you and your family might enjoy. It might be a main course recipe from my own kitchen or a guest author favorite. It could be a cookie or baked item. Candy. Salads. Whatever strikes the eye and fancy…which today is APPLE NUT BREAD!

Since it is apple season, we’re all jumping on the apple bandwagon. LOL If nothing else, we’re looking for new ways to add apples to our dishes. I love this dessert bread because it’s so easy to make and satisfying to eat with a cup of coffee. Hmmm, Pumpkin Spice Coffee and Apple Nut Bread! I think I need to run to the kitchen to make this one right now.

I hope you enjoy today’s Killer Fixin’s. Happy eating!

Karen

P.S. We’re at 550 recipes and counting with this posting. Hope you find some recipes you like. If this is your first visit, please check out past blogs for more Killer Fixin’s. In the right-hand column menu, you can even look up past recipes by type. i.e. Desserts, Breads, Beef, Chicken, Soups, Author Specials, etc. Continue reading Karen’s Killer Fixin’s #Dessert #Bread: APPLE NUT BREAD from Karen’s Kitchen

Karen’s Killer Fixin’s #Beef #Steak: Garlicky Stuffed Steak from Karen’s Kitchen

It’s time for Karen’s Killer Fixin’s! Over the years, I’ve filled two 4-inch, 3-ring binders with my own creations as well as recipes my family and friends were willing to share with me. I simply love to cook and want to share that love with my readers. So every Friday, I share one recipe I think you and your family might enjoy. It might be a main course recipe from my own kitchen or a guest author favorite. It could be a cookie or baked item. Candy. Salads. Whatever strikes the eye and fancy…which today is GARLICKY STUFFED STEAK!

I love steak and I love garlic. These flavors mash up so well together. This steak recipe is something different and can be used for a special event when you want to really impress. The trick is to get the bottom round steak thick enough and have a steady hand when you’re slicing that pocket. Just take your time and have a sharp knife. 

I hope you enjoy today’s Killer Fixin’s. Happy eating!

Karen

P.S. We’re at 543 recipes and counting with this posting. Hope you find some recipes you like. If this is your first visit, please check out past blogs for more Killer Fixin’s. In the right-hand column menu, you can even look up past recipes by type. i.e. Desserts, Breads, Beef, Chicken, Soups, Author Specials, etc. Continue reading Karen’s Killer Fixin’s #Beef #Steak: Garlicky Stuffed Steak from Karen’s Kitchen

Karen’s Killer Fixin’s: Karen’s #Pasta #Salad, Recipe from Karen’s Kitchen

It’s time for Karen’s Killer Fixin’s! Over the years, I’ve filled two 4-inch, 3-ring binders with my own creations as well as recipes my family and friends were willing to share with me. I simply love to cook and want to share that love with my readers. So every Friday, I share one recipe I think you and your family might enjoy. It might be a main course recipe from my own kitchen or a guest author favorite. It could be a cookie or baked item. Candy. Salads. Whatever strikes the eye and fancy…which today is KAREN’S PASTA SALAD!

It’s been so hot all across the country and just thinking about cooking and heating up the house is NOT appealing. This salad is quick, easy, and so versatile. It can be used as a side dish at a BBQ or, with just a few added ingredients, you can make it a full meal, limited only by your imagination!

I hope you enjoy today’s Killer Fixin’s. Happy eating!

Karen

P.S. We’re at 539 recipes and counting with this posting. Hope you find some recipes you like. If this is your first visit, please check out past blogs for more Killer Fixin’s. In the right-hand column menu, you can even look up past recipes by type. i.e. Desserts, Breads, Beef, Chicken, Soups, Author Specials, etc. Continue reading Karen’s Killer Fixin’s: Karen’s #Pasta #Salad, Recipe from Karen’s Kitchen

Karen’s Killer Fixin’s: MARINATED VEGETABLE SALAD #Recipe from Karen’s Kitchen

It’s time for Karen’s Killer Fixin’s! Over the years, I’ve filled two 4-inch, 3-ring binders with my own creations as well as recipes my family and friends were willing to share with me. I simply love to cook and want to share that love with my readers. So every Friday, I share one recipe I think you and your family might enjoy. It might be a main course recipe from my own kitchen or a guest author favorite. It could be a cookie or baked item. Candy. Salads. Whatever strikes the eye and fancy…which today is MARINATED VEGETABLE SALAD!

When I went searching through my recipes to find something to share, I came across one that I hadn’t thought of in ages. I must make it this weekend. 🙂 It’s good for you, delicious, and can be made ahead of time. In fact, the marinating is crucial. 

I hope you enjoy today’s Killer Fixin’s. Happy eating!

Karen

P.S. We’re at 514 recipes and counting with this posting. Hope you find some recipes you like. If this is your first visit, please check out past blogs for more Killer Fixin’s. In the right-hand column menu, you can even look up past recipes by type. i.e. Desserts, Breads, Beef, Chicken, Soups, Author Specials, etc. Continue reading Karen’s Killer Fixin’s: MARINATED VEGETABLE SALAD #Recipe from Karen’s Kitchen

Karen’s Killer Fixin’s: Plantation Peanut Crunch #Recipe from Karen’s Kitchen

It’s time for Karen’s Killer Fixin’s! Over the years, I’ve filled two 4-inch, 3-ring binders with my own creations as well as recipes my family and friends were willing to share with me. I simply love to cook and want to share that love with my readers. So every Friday, I share one recipe I think you and your family might enjoy. It might be a main course recipe from my own kitchen or a guest author favorite. It could be a cookie or baked item. Candy. Salads. Whatever strikes the eye and fancy…which today is PLANTATION PEANUT CRUNCH!

This is a quick and easy recipe that’s great for the kids’ after school snack, even if that school is taking place at the kitchen table. It smells wonderful and just might help the kids to make one last push on those lessons. Of course, it’s great for the “teachers”, too. <wink>

I hope you enjoy today’s Killer Fixin’s. Happy eating!

Karen

P.S. We’re at 498 recipes and counting with this posting. Hope you find some recipes you like. If this is your first visit, please check out past blogs for more Killer Fixin’s. In the right-hand column menu, you can even look up past recipes by type. i.e. Desserts, Breads, Beef, Chicken, Soups, Author Specials, etc. Continue reading Karen’s Killer Fixin’s: Plantation Peanut Crunch #Recipe from Karen’s Kitchen

Karen’s Killer Fixin’s: Chunky Green Chili #Recipe from Karen’s Kitchen

It’s time for Karen’s Killer Fixin’s! Over the years, I’ve filled two 4-inch, 3-ring binders with my own creations as well as recipes my family and friends were willing to share with me. I simply love to cook and want to share that love with my readers. So every Friday, I share one recipe I think you and your family might enjoy. It might be a main course recipe from my own kitchen or a guest author favorite. It could be a cookie or baked item. Candy. Salads. Whatever strikes the eye and fancy…which today is CHUNKY GREEN CHILI!

I have made this chili for years. It’s easy to throw it all into the crockpot and leave it. By dinnertime, the house smells wonderful and you have a great, chunky green chili to smother burritos. Take advantage of the harvest with this one!

I hope you enjoy today’s Killer Fixin’s. Happy eating!

Karen

P.S. We’re at 497 recipes and counting with this posting. Hope you find some recipes you like. If this is your first visit, please check out past blogs for more Killer Fixin’s. In the right-hand column menu, you can even look up past recipes by type. i.e. Desserts, Breads, Beef, Chicken, Soups, Author Specials, etc. Continue reading Karen’s Killer Fixin’s: Chunky Green Chili #Recipe from Karen’s Kitchen

Karen’s Killer Fixin’s: CHEDDAR CHEESE BUNS, #Recipe from Karen’s Kitchen

It’s time for Karen’s Killer Fixin’s! Over the years, I’ve filled two 4-inch, 3-ring binders with my own creations as well as recipes my family and friends were willing to share with me. I simply love to cook and want to share that love with my readers. So every Friday, I share one recipe I think you and your family might enjoy. It might be a main course recipe from my own kitchen or a guest author favorite. It could be a cookie or baked item. Candy. Salads. Whatever strikes the eye and fancy…which today is CHEDDAR CHEESE BUNS!

After reading on Facebook about someone not being able to find bread during this COVID-19 outbreak, it occurred to me that we might need to find our own alternatives to store-bought bread. I LOVE this recipe. It’s simple and easy to make and immensely satisfying, especially if you’re a cheese aficionado like me.

I hope you enjoy today’s Killer Fixin’s. Happy eating!

Karen

P.S. We’re at 470 recipes and counting with this posting. Hope you find some recipes you like. If this is your first visit, please check out past blogs for more Killer Fixin’s. In the right-hand column menu, you can even look up past recipes by type. i.e. Desserts, Breads, Beef, Chicken, Soups, Author Specials, etc. Continue reading Karen’s Killer Fixin’s: CHEDDAR CHEESE BUNS, #Recipe from Karen’s Kitchen

Karen’s Killer Fixin’s: Cereal Toffee

It’s time for Karen’s Killer Fixin’s! Over the years, I’ve filled two 4-inch, 3-ring binders with my own creations as well as recipes my family and friends were willing to share with me. I simply love to cook and want to share that love with my readers. So every Friday, I share one recipe I think you and your family might enjoy. It might be a main course recipe from my own kitchen or a guest author favorite. It could be a cookie or baked item. Candy. Salads. Whatever strikes the eye and fancy…which today is CEREAL TOFFEE!

This snack is a fun treat and quick to fix. The kids will love to help you make it!

I hope you enjoy today’s Killer Fixin’s. Happy eating!

Karen

P.S. We’re at 468 recipes and counting with this posting. Hope you find some recipes you like. If this is your first visit, please check out past blogs for more Killer Fixin’s. In the right-hand column menu, you can even look up past recipes by type. i.e. Desserts, Breads, Beef, Chicken, Soups, Author Specials, etc. Continue reading Karen’s Killer Fixin’s: Cereal Toffee