Sunday, November 15, 2009 - Recipe - Apple Cinnamon Waffles - Recipe - Apple Cinnamon Waffles: "APPLE CINNAMON WAFFLES
1 c. flour
2 tsp. baking powder
2 tbsp. sugar
1/4 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. cinnamon
1/8 tsp. nutmeg
1 c. milk
1 egg
1 tbsp. melted butter
1 shredded apple
1/2 tsp. vanilla
Heat waffle iron. Combine flour, baking powder, sugar, salt and spices. Set aside. Combine milk, egg, butter, apple and vanilla. Add dry ingredients. Stir until well moistened, but still lumpy. Pour about 1/2 cup onto greased, hot waffle iron. Bake until brown and crisp."

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Fwd: Quick and Easy Tex-Mex Beef and Rice Bake

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From: Mark Voigts <>
Date: Wed, Nov 4, 2009 at 5:04 PM
Subject: Quick and Easy Tex-Mex Beef and Rice Bake


·         2 cups cooked rice

·         1/2 to 1 pound ground beef, chuck or round

·         1/2 cup chopped onion

·         1/4 cup chopped green or red bell pepper

·         1 can (15 ounces black beans, drained and rinsed

·         1 can (8 ounces) tomato sauce

·         1 cup corn kernels (use canned, drained or frozen, thawed)

·         1/2 teaspoon salt

·         Dash pepper

·         1 1/2 teaspoons chili powder

·         Dash garlic powder

·         1/4 teaspoon ground cumin

·         2 tablespoons fresh chopped cilantro

·         Shredded Cheddar cheese or Mexican blend of cheeses, for topping


Cook rice and set aside. Lightly grease a 2-quart casserole. Heat oven to 350°.

Cook the beef and onion until beef is no longer pink; add bell pepper and cook, stirring, for 2 minutes longer. Stir in all remaining ingredients except cheese. Stir in cooked rice. Spoon the mixture into a casserole. Bake for 25 minutes. Top with shredded cheese and cook for 5 minutes