Archive | February, 2014
How to accurately measure flour when baking

How To Measure Flour When Baking

This simple kitchen tip I learned years ago on how to precisely measure flour when baking saved my life!  Well, my BAKING life, anyway 🙂  The trick is to SCOOP the flour into the measuring cup with a spoon which means you don’t need a scale…I’ll explain more below.  Scooping the flour into the measuring […]

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Crock Pot Slow Cooker Chicken and Dumplings Recipe

Crock Pot Chicken and Dumplings

Creamy, comforting chicken and dumplings recipe made in the crock pot that couldn’t be easier to make.  Just throw everything in your slow cooker and dinner is ready! Is there any meal more comforting than Chicken and Dumplings?  I love Chicken and Dumplings.  Love it.  This is a really, ridiculously easy recipe for those comfort […]

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Banana Walnut Pancakes Recipe made with Healthy Farina Hot Cereal

Banana Walnut Pancakes

This is a super easy Banana Walnut Pancakes recipe!  It contains whole wheat farina and makes for the perfect healthy breakfast. UPDATE:  The winner of the Bob’s Red Mill hot cereals is: #57 – Nea: “I am a fan of Wishes and Dishes on Facebook.” Congratulations, Nea!  Thank you to everyone who entered. My husband is the biggest fan […]

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Peanut Butter Pie Ball Recipe. Great for parties!

Peanut Butter Pie Ball

This is recipe for a peanut butter pie “cheese” ball.  You can dip graham crackers, pretzels, animal crackers, or fruit in it to make this the perfect party dessert! All of you peanut butter freaks will LOVE this recipe!  Does anyone else agree that peanut butter should be it’s own food group?  I wasn’t even sure what to […]

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Chinese Fried Rice with Chicken. Great Asian dish and better than takeout!

Chinese Fried Rice with Chicken

This chinese fried rice recipe with chicken is better than takeout!  You don’t need to order out anymore after tasting this dish!     Chinese Fried Rice…something I’ve been wanting to make well for a long time now.  Mr. Wishes and I are big fried rice fans.  It’s one of our favorite things to eat anytime we […]

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Green Smoothie Recipe (Dairy Free)

Dairy-Free Green Smoothie

This is a green smoothie recipe that is lactose free and dairy free!  It’s perfect for those that are lactose intolerant but still want a nutritious smoothie packed full of fruits and vegetables. Smoothies are my favorite way to get my fruits and veggies in!  If it weren’t for them, I’d probably be the unhealthiest […]

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