OUR MOTTO: "SHIRLS JUST WANT TO HAVE FUN"


RECIPES FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER

CHICKEN DIVAN

3 cups cooked chicken, cut up

3 cups broccoli, chopped, cooked & well drained

2 cans cream of chicken soup

1 cup mayonnaise

1 teaspoon lemon juice

2 tablespoons sherry

1/2 teaspoon curry powder

1/2 cup Parmesan cheese

3/4 cup buttered bread crumbs


Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.  Arrange chicken in a greased 7x11 casserole dish. 

Layer broccoli on top of chicken. Combine next 6 ingredients and spoon over broccoli.  

Cover with bread crumbs.  Bake, uncovered 35 - 45 minutes.  Serves 6.  

Good served with rice or noodles.

(Shirley Reagan IL-09)

QUICHE

9" deep dish pie crust

6-12 slices bacon - cooked crisp & crumbled

1 tablespoon grated onion

1 cup shredded cheddar cheese

4 eggs, beaten

2 cups half & half

1/4 teaspoon salt

1/8 teaspoon pepper & cayenne pepper


Spread bacon, onion and cheese on pie crust


In a separate bowl, beat eggs and add remaining ingredients.  Pour egg mixture into pie plate.  Bake in preheated 300 degree F oven until knife inserted in middle comes out clean, about 30 minutes.  Let stand 10 minutes before cutting.  Refrigerate leftovers.  Reheats well in microwave.

(Shirley Caruso MO-07)

Easy Banana Bread

Cream: 

1 cup sugar

1/2 cup butter

2 eggs

Add:

1 tsp baking soda

2 tsps baking powder

3-4 mashed bananas

2 cups flour

1/2 cup nuts

Grease and flour pans or use muffin cups.  Bake at 350F for 45-50 minutes.  Cook muffins for only 30 minutes or until slightly brown on top.

Margarita Slushes

1 (2 liter) bottle Diet 7-Up

1 large (12 oz.) can frozen limeade concentrate

One-half fifth of Rum

Mix and freeze.  Dip glass rims in salt/sugar and serve.

These are delicious!  Enjoy!

Recipe For A Happy Day

1 cup friendly words
2 heaping cups understanding
4 heaping teaspoons time and patience
Pinch of warm personality
Dash of humor
Spice of life

Instructions for mixing:
Measure words carefully.  Add heaping cups of understanding.  Use generous amounts of time and patience.  Cook on front burner.  Keep temperature low;  do not boil. Add a dash of humor and pinch of  warm personality.  Season to taste with spice of life.  Serve in individual molds.