Nancy Ness

Bacon and Tomato Pasta Stir Fry - Bow tie pasta, bacon, chicken, cherry tomatoes, and sugar snap peas topped with Parmesan cheese - yum!

Banana Bread A family favorite. Also makes a great housewarming or hostess gift.

Bowtie Pasta with Arugula Pesto - Bow tie pasta, green beans, and cherry tomatoes tossed in pesto and topped with Parmesan.

Chai Tea Mix - An instant Chai tea mix that you can keep on hand for those frequent Chai tea emergencies.

Cheesy French Bread - This goes great with lasagna or other pasta dishes.

Chicken Enchiladas

Chicken Piccata

Chicken Pockets - Creamy chicken in crescent rolls...yum!

Chocolate Oatmeal Chippers - These cookies are chocolaty, chewy, and delicious. They are a nice change from regular chocolate chip cookies.

Cinnamon Pecan French Toast

Country Company Potatoes - Creamy cheesy potatoes covered with a buttery cornflake crumb topping.

Indoor Smores - All the flavors of beloved S'Mores in a cereal bar!


Marianne's Lemon Chicken - A sweet saucy chicken dish that is quick to make. Especially good served with Marianne’s Special Rice.

Marianne's Special Rice - Especially good served with Marianne's Lemon Chicken.

Marinade Great on steak or chicken. Smells wonderful when cooking on the grill.

Marinated Chicken Breasts - This recipe gives several mix and match ingredient options.

Mediterranean Pasta in Minutes - This is one of my all time favorite dishes.

Orzo Pilaf - A nice change from plain pasta.

Pasta Carbonara A rich and classic 'bacon and egg' pasta dish. This recipe could also be served for brunch.

Potato and Egg Salad

Cora's Savory 3-Cheese Quiche - Three cheeses, broccoli, mushrooms, and cherry tomatoes make this quiche savory.

Schmarn We have this for breakfast every Sunday morning. Traditional German breakfast. It's something like a chopped up pancake served sprinkled with sugar or with jam. Easy to make and kids love it.

Smarter Fettuccine Alfredo A tasty lower fat version of the classic recipe. I like to serve with chicken breasts and broccoli

Strawberry Salad with Poppy Seed Dressing Super easy to make and very tasty!

Triple Berry Crisp An extra fruity twist to a classic favorite dessert!

Wild Rice Soup II A hearty and comforting soup.