Surrender
(update on blog post) & outcome of Cornea Transplant Surgery Original post: http://www.amyjanecooks.com/i-have-a-parasite-eating-my-cornea/ That is a perfect way to describe how I finally had to look at everything when I came out of surgery. ...
I have a Parasite eating my Cornea.
I have a Parasite eating my Cornea. This is a PSA and a Request for Prayers… I am days away from my Corneal Transplant! I know… it sounds bizarre.  Like some weird science show...
Chicago Athletic Association
Wow!  What a cool place! Chicago Athletic Association..a club anyone can belong to. I love history and this place is packed with it!!  Originally opened in 1893 as an All- Men’s private club.  It...
Tribute to my Smidge
I know this might seem trivial with the amount of human suffering going on in the world.  But for those of us dog lovers, the loss of a pet is like losing a part...
I Saw the Light
I Saw the Light.. Premiere in Louisville March 16th Now Available on DVD/ BluRay/ Amazon/ Netflix/ and REDBOX—Go check it out!! What a great night to be in Louisville, to be a country music...
Robert Ellis
For the last 3 years we have been included in a wonderful evening where Robert Ellis is the entertainment. He is from Houston, TX and has most recently been residing in Nashville.   The first...
Harry Connick Jr- NOLA MAN
My daughter just graduated from high school and she is heading down to New Orleans for college. I am not crazy about her leaving the nest…but if she has to go somewhere I will...

Get Boo-ed I love it when it turns October.  It’s Boo time!!  Looking for a fun way to spread the Halloween Spirit?  Try doing this fun Halloween Activity, it is sure to create excitement and smiles galore in your hood!  I used to love doing this with my daughter. But now that she is in …

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This treat just reminds me of Summer.  Since I was first introduced to this salad, it has been a staple around my house as a side dish or an afternoon snack.  It is just delicious and so easy! And I mean.. really easy!  Here goes.. Cut Watermelon into pieces.  Cut up fresh mint and mix …

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Nothing tastes better on a cold winters night than a scrumptious hot soup.  This potato soup I have made for years and it is always a hit with everyone who tries it!  It is flavorful, but not real spicy.  It makes a great dinner for someone who is sick or a new mother.  I have …

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Over the weekend I ended up with some extra veggies from a crudité tray. you know how everyone seems to avoid the veggie tray when there are so many other appetizers offered.  Anyway… I hate things to go to waste… so I decided to use the tomatoes and broccoli. This is a healthy and delicious …

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I love making this ahead of time and heating up before serving!  I like quiche… but I don’t love the ones that are so “eggy”…and so I created this one! It is amazing! Spinach Quiche   Print Author: Amy Jane Ingredients 2 pie shells (I use Kroger pie shells) 1 med onion 1 10 oz. …

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There is nothing better on an extended weekend than to pop some of these bad boys in the oven!! Great for anything.. tailgates, brunch, appetizers, etc..  served alone or with a dip..  YOU just can’t get enough of them!! Sausage Balls   Print Author: Amy Jane Ingredients 1 lb Hot Sausage (or if you don’t …

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Chocolate Chip Banana Bread Oh boy… do you ever have a bunch of bananas that have gotten too ripe?  And no one in the house will touch them.. Here’s a way to give them a new life!  I always have a house full of girls.. and they devour this recipe!!  If you like nuts instead …

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My mom is a heck of a cook.  Most of what I know about cooking came from watching and helping her in the kitchen.   Everyone that has ever eaten anything out of her kitchen can vouch for my praises.  I had boys in school get off the bus stop with me in front of my …

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Need I say more.  These are just too delicious for words and so darn easy.  It is wonderfully simple.  Anything that taste this good and is only 4 ingredients is my kind of dish!  It’s the mother-load of potato recipes. And kids Love!!! Perfect side to chicken or beef. Roasted Red Potatoes with Ranch, Cheese …

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These are yummy lil’ appetizers for a tea, shower or any little function.  They are easy and very tasty!! For Amy Jane’s Cucumber Sandwiches (pictured) with Radish Garnish, click here. Cucumber Tea Sandwiches with Carrot Garnish   Print Author: Amy Jane Ingredients 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese- softened 2 Tablespoon mayonnaise ¾ teaspoon seasoned …

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