First Lady’s Corner

First Lady Tina

We will feature a recipe as well as a spiritual nugget each month from the cookbook of the First Lady of New Life Community Church.

Potato Soup

Ingredients: 6 slices thin bacon, cut into 1 inch pieces 3 carrots, peeled and diced 3 stalks celery, diced 1 medium onion, diced 6 small russet potatoes, peeled and diced 1/2 teasponn cajun spice mix

Bacon and Egg Quiche

Ingredients: 1 deep dish pie crust 8 slices bacon, fried until chewy 2 yellow onions, sliced 2 tablespoons butter 8 eggs 1 1/2 cups heavy cream 2 cups grated sharp cheddar cheese   1. Preheat ove

Breakfast Bowls

Ingredients: 1 tablespoon butter 1/2 large onion, diced 2 russet potatoes (skin on), baked and cut into 1/2-inch cubes salt and blabk pepper to taste 8 eggs, beaten 3/4 cup half and half 6 finely dice

Strawberry Filling Pound Cake

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups butter, softened 3 cups sugar 1 (8oz) package cream cheese, softened 6 large eggs 3 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon almond extract 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract Shortening 2/3

Chicken Tamales

Ingredients: 1 package corn muffin mix (such as jiffy) 1 can (14 3/4 oz) cream style corn 2 eggs, lightly beaten 1/2 cup milk 1 teaspoon chili powder 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin 1pkg (8oz) shredded taco

Broccoli-Bacon Quiche

Ingredients: 1/2 (14.1-ounce) package refrigerated pie crusts 1/2 pound thick bacon, cut into 1/2-inch pieces 1 pound fresh broccoli, trimmed 1/2 cup vegetable stock 3 large eggs 1/2 cup heavy whippin

Chocolate Marble Cheesecake

Ingredients: 5 tablespoons unsalted butter 6 ounces vanilla wafers, crushed 6 ounces dark chocolate, chopped 1 pound 2 ounces cream cheese, softened 2/3 cup sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 large eg

Breakfast Sausage Casserole

Ingredients: 1 pound sage flavored sausage 3 cups shredded potatoes, drained and pressured 1/4 cup butter, melted 12 ounces mild cheddar cheese shredded 1/2 cup onions, chopped 1 16 ounce container sm

Baked Chicken Parmesan

Ingredients: 2 pounds boneless skinless chicken breasts 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon black pepper 2 large eggs 3/4 cup Italian-style bread crumbs 1/2 cup finely grated parmesan cheese 1/4cup all-pur

Coffee Cake

Ingredients: 1 cup butter, softened 2 cups sugar 2 eggs 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 8 ounces sour cream 1/2 tsp vanilla extract   Topping: 1 cup chopped pecans 1

Italian Meatballs

Ingredients: Meatballs 3 1/2 cups stale Italian bread torn (about 1/4 loaf) 1 cup whole milk 2 large eggs 2 pounds ground chuck 1 cup chopped parsley 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese 1 clove garlic, gra

Baked Potato Soup

Ingredients: 6 large baking potatoes, peeled and cut into 1/2-inch cubes 1 large onion, chopped 3 (14-oz.) cans seasoned chicken broth with roasted garlic 1/4 cup butter 2 1/2 tsp salt 1 1/4 tsp peppe