• Our Texas Recipes

    Here at Texansunited.com we are no different from you. We scramble to get family meals on the table between our crazy schedules, and you will find that seldom do our photos look like anything but what they are…photos of the food we are preparing for the table just as soon as it is done. You will also find that our food is just what we say it is…Texas good!

    Joe Mike’s Huevos Rancheros

    WENDI'S HUEVOS RANCHEROS

    this week I’m going to give my brother-in-law, joe mike foix, a “shout out”!!!!! a few years back, he made me and my sis breakfast and it was the BEST heuvos rancheros I have EVER eaten!!! and it was so … Continue reading

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    Delicious White Chocolate Brownie Balls!

    I actually made a pan of brownies and paired them with brownie balls.

    Yes, they take a bit of time, but my goodness, they are delicious, especially if you use nothing but the best chocolate and a good brownie recipe or mix. Today, I used a milk chocolate mix and cooked it according … Continue reading

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    Bacon-Wrapped New Potatoes

    BACON WRAPPED NEW POTATOES

    Tis The Season!!! For gardens and all things fresh and new, potatoes being one of them, and you think you will never tire of them, right? You boil them, butter them, cheese them, and add them to a big ole … Continue reading

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    Strawberry Ice Cream Bread

    STRAWBERRY ICE CREAM BREAD 1

    Ice cream bread was an amazing discovery for me, and I’ve been experimenting with it ever since Presley and I made the first loaf. Today, I decided to try it with blueberries and a couple of other ingredients. I’m completely … Continue reading

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    Sunday Brunch Bake

    SUNDAY BRUNCH BAKE

    This was just one of those recipes. You know, the kind you happen to see on the back of the package of cheese and it catches your attention? For some reason, it sounded good on the day I found it, … Continue reading

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    Glazed Apple Cake

    GLAZED APPLE CAKE

    I love this cake! The key is not to overcook and not to let the top get too hard on you. You will notice that I used pecans, not walnuts. When you are in the pecan business, you use PECANS!!  … Continue reading

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    Sticky Buns Even I Can Make

    STICKY BUNS

    Sticky buns…I’ve read about them all of my life, especially in books about days gone by, but I must admit that I had never made them myself. I also have to admit that those moms and grandmas of long ago could … Continue reading

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    Baked Garlic & Herb Sweet Potato Fries

    Coat with anything you like. I used the ingredients below, and I did not measure the amounts.  Some people enjoy cinnamon on these as well.

    I love fries; who doesn’t? But with a thyroid that functions as badly as mine does, fries are simply not an option…ever. The best I can do is to steal one off of Ric’s plate every now and then, having … Continue reading

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    Caramel Apple Cheesecake Cookies

    CARAMEL APPLE CHEESECAKE COOKIES

    Ingredients 1 box Pillsbury Caramel Apple Cake Mix 1 Small Box Instant Cheesecake Pudding Mix 1/2 Cup Vegetable Oil 2 Eggs 3/4 Cup White Chocolate Chips, divided Preparation 1. Preheat oven to 350. Line two cookie sheets with parchment paper. … Continue reading

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    Clean The Fridge With A Texas Stir Fry

    STIR FRY

    With just the two of us at home, this is one of my go to recipes every couple of weeks because it gives me a chance to use bits and pieces of produce that might otherwise be wasted.  Seldom do … Continue reading

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    Oreo Chocolate Cake

    OREO CHOCOLATE CAKE

    If you’ve read many of the recipes I post, you already know that I’m not big on recipes that use a mix UNLESS they are really good, and this one seems to be a hit every time I bake it. … Continue reading

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    Blueberry Pudding Cake

    This cake is absolutely delicious, but this is not my photo. See below for the photo link.

    This is a make in the pan simple cake, but the result is anything but simple. In fact, it went so fast that I didn’t have a chance to snap a photo! So…I had to go looking… Cake Ingredients 2 … Continue reading

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    Yummy Raisin Bread

    RAISIN BREAD

    I’ll be the first to admit that I’ve cheated this week. How? I’m using last week’s favorite recipe, Apple Fritter Bread, again this week. In fact, all I’ve changed about that recipe is my fruit choice. This week’s bread is a … Continue reading

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    Low Cal Homemade Ranch Dressing

    As you can see, I drizzled it over a salad of cherry tomatoes and green peppers. Delicious!

    And it’s actually delicious! Who doesn’t love Ranch Dressing?  Of course, if you are a carb watcher, Ranch is pretty legal, but if you try to monitor your calories, Katie bar the door!  To get enough to taste means getting … Continue reading

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    Southern Good Buttery Peach Cobbler

    PEACH COBBLER

    I have hesitated to include this peach “cobbler” recipe because there is absolutely nothing to it, and it is extremely easy; however, people seem to love it and when someone asked me to make it as a dessert for a recent event, I … Continue reading

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    Grilled Chicken Or Pork Chops

    GRILLED PORK CHOPS

    I live in a small town; however, we have a very nice grocery store (singular) for a small town…a grocery store that is notorious for being out of certain items although being out of chicken breasts seems a bit of … Continue reading

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    Chocolate White Chocolate Cookies

    CHOCOLATE COOKIES WITH WHITE CHOC

    I wasn’t sure about these, but I have to say that they are absolutely DELISH! 8 ounces semisweet chocolate chips 4 tablespoons  butter 2/3 cup flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 2 eggs 3/4 cup packed light-brown sugar … Continue reading

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    Martha Stewart-Grilled Mozzarella Sandwiches

    My photos aren't as good as Martha's, but then, I don't make as much $$ as Martha!

    To be honest with you, I did not realize that this was a Martha Stewart sandwich. Someone gave me the recipe quite some time ago, and we love it. I will say that I sometimes have to make with fresh … Continue reading

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    Strawberry Bread

    STRAWBERRY BREAD

    This bread is delicious, and it is usually prettier than what you are seeing here. Today, after I already had it in the pan and was loading the dishwasher, I saw an egg rolling around on my counter. Assuming I … Continue reading

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    Texas Gold Chess Squares

    I wouldn't put them on United if I didn't think they were DELISH!

    It would be hard to find any dessert any easier than this one…considering that it only takes 5 little ingredients to create dessert Heaven! Unfortunately, we did not create photo Heaven this time. We were slicing teeny tiny, warm and … Continue reading

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