Why not plan a weekend getaway? Is the nearest body of water or big city too far away for a day trip? Plan a two day excursion! Make it a date with your hard working hubby and plan on a picnic. Whether it’s a picnic lunch or an all-day affair, picnics are the perfect way to relax and enjoy the summer weather. Estelle's has planned a super delicious and easy menu for you! Take along your camera and take plenty of pictures of your summer day picnic....it should be a day to remember and just have fun!!
These are good old-fashioned Southern dishes that Mother frequently prepared. We loved these during summer days when were camping up in the Smoky Mountains!
In a large bowl, combine all ingredients except chips. Place in a 13-by-11-inch casserole dish. Bake at 350 degrees for 25 minutes. Sprinkle crushed potato chips over top. Cook an additional 5 to 10 minutes, or until golden brown.
Cook spinach. Stir in butter, cream cheese and garlic. Season to taste. Place in a 9-by-7-inch casserole dish. Arrange sliced artichokes on top. Cover with bread crumbs. Bake uncovered at 350 degrees for 30 to 40 minutes.
In a saucepan, mix the first 5 ingredients and heat. When margarine is melted, beat 1 minute with a whisk. Pour over hot cake. Sprinkle ½ cup chopped pecans over top.