Easter Menu Roundup

Lemon Recipes

I know this post may be a little late for all of you very well organized people who have had your Easter menu planned for weeks  now.  But for those of you last minute girls, (I am one of you), today’s post may be of some help to you. I went through and picked out my top four Easter menu recipes in the basic menu categories.  If none of them appeal to you be sure and check out my Recipe Index at the top of the page where there are [Continue Reading…]

Butter Rolls

Butter Rolls

  So how are your Easter menu plans shaping up?  We’ve been invited to some friends for dinner and when we were discussing the menu I told her I would bring the rolls.  She said we didn’t really need rolls.  I tried not to gasp into the phone.  Not need rolls?  Having Easter dinner without rolls at our house is almost against our religion. Traditionally, my mom is the roll maker at our house and in fact, if you asked her friends what one recipe my mom is most known [Continue Reading…]

Fig Glazed Pork Tenderloin

Fig Glazed Pork Tenderloin

We are not big ham eaters at our house.   Since ham is the traditional main dish for Easter I’m always looking for something else to serve.  I usually opt for pork tenderloin.  It’s from the same animal at least. I have several pork tenderloin recipes I really like and use all the time – Pork Tenderloin with Apple Cranberry Sauce, Grilled Pork Tenderloin with Orange Marmalade, and Balsamic Roast Pork Tenderloin. There is a new one to add to the list.  I have made Fig Glazed Pork Tenderloin several times [Continue Reading…]

Blueberry Stuffed Pork

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You may remember back in February I posted a picture of an amazing looking blueberry stuffed pork.  It was one of my pretty pictures of the week. My friend April had made it for a dinner party she hosted at her home.  April is an amazing cook and this pork tenderloin was amazing.  My husband talked about it for days afterward. I of course asked April for the recipe but it was a recipe she had made up, she does things like that, and she needed a little time to [Continue Reading…]

Easter Dinner


  Today I thought I’d share our menu for Easter Dinner.  It should be a fun Easter this year.  My parents will be joining us and then a family from church who is in the middle of moving – from a house to an apartment while their new home is built.  They have 5 of the cutest little girls you have ever seen and their mother is 8 months pregnant with another girl!!  We are going to have fun. So here’s the menu. Honeybaked Ham – I am not a big ham fan [Continue Reading…]