Author: gkboyles

Coconut cookies

Coconut cookies Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 10 minutes Total Time: 20 minutes Category: BakedGoodies, Desserts (deeesserts.. not the like the Mojave), Recipes Servings:  24-30 Ingredients 2 sticks Butter, softened 1 cup Sugar 1 cup Light brown sugar, packed 1 Egg 1 ½ cups Flour 1 ¼ cups Rolled oats ½ teaspoon Baking soda 1 teaspoon Baking powder ½ teaspoon Salt ¾ cup Flaked coconut Instructions Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. In the bowl of your mixer cream together… Read more →

Steak and Other Grilled Meat

This is more a process than a recipe. For my kids or anyone who likes how I grill. It is a simple three parts. McCormick Montreal Steak Seasoning Allegro Marinade Good meat (avoid big box stores like Walmart) Season both sides of the meat with the seasoning and pat to stick the seasoning down. Place the meat in a ziplock… Read more →

Potato and Ham Soup

Potato and Ham Soup Category: Recipes, Soup for you! Ingredients 3 cups diced potatoes 1/3 cup diced celery 1/3 cup diced onion* 1 cup diced ham 3 cups water 2 Tbsp chicken bullion powder 1 tsp black pepper (do not use too much in this recipe) 5 Tbsp butter 5 Tbsp flour 2 cups milk Instructions Put potato, celery, onion,… Read more →

Homemade Biscuits

This is a great biscuit recipe especially if it is just you and your significant other as it makes 6. You can find the original recipe here – https://sugarspunrun.com/easy-homemade-biscuits/#wprm-recipe-container-13245 . I put it here so I do not lose it AND that web site is super annoying ><. Picture coming soon! Read more →

Honey Garlic Chicken

I really need to remember to take pictures to go with these >< hopefully writing that out will jog my ol noggin next time. This recipe is actually 90% for the sauce the cooking could vary. You could use about any chunk of chicken. Next time I make it I will likely cut the chicken up into bite sized chunks… Read more →

Greg’s Everything Oatmeal

Here it is my “basically a meal in a bowl” oatmeal. Have never had a soul turn up a nose at this concoction. Nose is too busy smelling that wonderful apple cinnamon aroma!   Greg's Everything Oatmeal Servings:  2 Ingredients 1 3/4 cup water 1/4 cup raisins 2-3 Tbsp brown sugar 1 tsp vanilla 1 finely diced medium apple (… Read more →

Boat Motor Stand

I had a soft spot develop in the transom of my boat – not a real shocker given the old girl is 60 years old this year. Rather than replace the entire transom I am putting in a patch. Replacing the whole thing is going to require removing rivets etc – a winter project for sure – and the rot… Read more →