Lakin/Thompson Recipes

Welcome to our Family Cookbook

Here you will find recipes from Ron and Jan Lakin, Mike and Ester Thompson, our Moms, and some from our kids. Click on the cookbooks to the left for the recipes or scroll through the sections below.

Main Dishes
  • Chicken Thighs (Insta-Pot)Stuffed Chicken
  • Stuffed ChickenStuffed Chicken
  • Prime RibPrime rib
  • Lamb ChopsLamb Chops
  • Swedish MeatballsSwedish Meatballs
  • Jan's Pot RoastJan's Pot Roast
  • Huevos Rancheros VerdeHuevos Rancheros Verde
  • Maple Dijon Chicken ThighsMaple Dijon Chicken Thighs
  • El Pollo LocoEl Pollo Loco
  • Ron's Flying Saucer TostadasRon's Flying Saucer Tostadas
  • Jan's Green Chicken EnchiladasGreen Chicken Enchiladas
  • Soyrizo BurritosSoyrizo Burritos
  • Asian Chicken Thighs Asian Chicken Thighs
  • Mike's Whiskey Peppercorn Steak Mike's Whiskey Peppercorn Steak
  • Chicken Fried SteakChicken Fried Steak
  • Eggplant ParmesanEggplant Parmesan
  • Potato BurritoPotato Burrito
  • Pounded ChickenPounded Chicken
  • Shrimp LinguiniShrimp Linguini
  • Ruth's PizzaRuth's Pizza
  • Kung Pao ChickenKung Pao Chicken
  • Pork Steak and PeasPork Steak and Peas
  • Cheese EnchiladasCheese Enchiladas
  • Chicken Pot PieChicken Pot Pie
  • Tasty Meat LoafTasty Meat Loaf
  • Spaghetti with Meat SauceSpaghetti with Meat Sauce
  • Chicken Fettuccine AlfredoChicken Fettuccine Alfredo
Sides
  • Pea SaladPea Salad
  • Coconut RiceCoconut Rice
  • Deviled EggsDeviled Eggs
  • Green Beans & BaconGreen Beans & Bacon
  • Jan's Macaroni & CheeseJan's  Macaroni & Cheese
  • Ron's Jalapeno Tartar SauceRon's Jalapeno Tartar Sauce
  • Liz's Hawaiian Macaroni SaladLiz's Hawaiian Macaroni Salad
  • Sauted Mushrooms & ParsleySauted Mushrooms & Parsley
  • Red Potatoes with Crème FraîcheRed Potatoes with Crème Fraîche
  • Sweet Potato CasseroleSweet Potato Casserole
  • Mexican RiceMexican Rice
  • Fried Green TomatoesFried Green Tomatoes
  • Dinner RollsDinner Rolls
  • Potato SausagePotato Sausage
  • Green StuffGreen Stuff
  • Potato CasserolePotato Casserole
  • Jan's Potato SaladJan's Potato Salad
Healthy Entrees
  • Baked ScallopsBaked Scallops
  • Southwest Chicken SaladSouthwest Chicken Salad
  • Maple Dijon Chicken ThighsMaple Dijon Chicken Thighs
  • Breaded Chicken (air fried)Breaded Chicken (air fried)
  • Greek SaladGreek Salad
  • Tuscan Chicken ParmesanTuscan Chicken Parmesan
  • Asian Ramen SaladAsian Ramen Salad
  • Mahi MahiMahi Mahi
  • lemon Salmonlemon Salmon
  • Lime & Chili ShrimpLime & Chili Shrimp
  • Chicken KabobsChicken Kabobs
  • Chicken FajitasChicken Fajitas
  • Asian Chicken ThighsAsian Chicken Thighs
Soups / Stews
  • Gav's Chicken SoupGav's Chicken Soup
  • 15 Bean soup w/Ham15 Bean soup w/Ham
  • MinestroneMinestrone
  • Split Pea SoupSplit Pea Soup
  • Green ChiliGreen Chili
  • Insta Pot PozolePozole
  • Prime Rib and Barley SoupPrime Rib and Barley Soup
  • Chili Verde Insta-Pot Chili Verde Insta-Pot
  • Chili Verde with NopalesChili Verde with Nopales
  • Taco SoupTaco Soup
  • Malibu ChileMalibu Chile
  • Baked Potato SoupBaked Potato Soup
  • Fried Ramen SoupFried Ramen Soup
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Sandwiches
  • Jan's Philly CheesesteakHam & Olive Triple Decker
  • Ham & Olive Triple DeckerHam & Olive Triple Decker
  • Hot Pastrami SandwichHot Pastrami Sandwich
  • Chicken SandwichChicken Sandwich
  • Swiss Cheese & Pickle SandwichSwiss Cheese & Pickle Sandwich
Salads
  • Southwest Chicken Saladfood
  • Greek SaladGreek Salad
  • Asian SaladAsian Salad
  • Strawberry SaladStrawberry Salad
  • Liz's Hawaiian Macaroni SaladLiz's Hawaiian Macaroni Salad
  • Jan's Potato SaladJan's Potato Salad
  • Green StuffGreen Stuff
Mexican Food
  • Shredded Chicken TacosShredded Chicken TacosVerde
  • Huevos Rancheros VerdeHuevos Rancheros Verde
  • El Pollo LocoEl Pollo Loco
  • Soyrizo BurritosSoyrizo Burritos
  • Jan's Green Chicken EnchiladasGreen Chicken Enchiladas
  • Chili Verde with NopalesChili Verde with Nopales
  • Ron's Flying Saucer TostadasRon's Flying Saucer Tostadas
  • Mexican RiceMexican Rice
  • Potato BurritoPotato Burrito
  • Cheese EnchiladasCheese Enchiladas
  • Chili Verde Insta-Pot Chili Verde Insta-Pot
  • Carne Asada MarinadeGreen Chicken Enchiladas
  • Chicken Fajitasfajitas recipe
  • PozolePozole
  • Taco SoupTaco Soup
  • Lemon SalsaLemon Salsa
  • Jalapeño SauceJalapeño Sauce
  • Ron's SalsaRon's Salsa
Italian Food
  • Spaghetti with Meat SauceSpaghetti with Meat Sauce
  • Chicken Fettuccine AlfredoChicken Fettuccine Alfredo
  • Eggplant ParmesanEggplant Parmesan
  • Shrimp LinguiniShrimp Linguini
  • Sauted Mushrooms & ParsleySauted Mushrooms & Parsley
  • Shrimp/Sausage/Pesto-Sauce Shrimp/Sausage/Pesto-Sauce
  • Ruth's PizzaRuth's Pizza
  • Tuscan Chicken ParmesanTuscan Chicken Parmesan
  • MinestroneMinestrone
Asian Cuisine
  • Pork Chop Suey Insta PotSweet and Sour Shrimp
  • Red Curry ChickenSweet and Sour Shrimp
  • Sweet and Sour ShrimpSweet and Sour Shrimp
  • Kung Pao ChickenKung Pao Chicken
  • Coconut RiceCoconut Rice
  • Asian Chicken ThighsAsian Chicken Thighs
  • Asian Ramen SaladAsian Ramen Salad
  • Sarah's Fried RamenSarah's Fried Ramen
Seafood
  • Coconut ShrimpCoconut Shrimp
  • Baked ScallopsBaked Scallops
  • Mahi MahiMahi Mahi
  • Sweet and Sour ShrimpSweet and Sour Shrimp
  • lemon Salmonsalmon recipe
  • Lime & Chili ShrimpLime & Chili Shrimp
  • Shrimp LinguiniShrimp Linguini
Vegetarian
  • Cheese EnchiladasCheese Enchiladas
  • MinestroneMinestrone
  • Eggplant ParmesanEggplant Parmesan
  • Soyrizo BurritosSoyrizo Burritos
  • Asian Ramen SaladAsian Ramen Salad
  • Sarah's Fried RamenSarah's Fried Ramen
  • Swiss Cheese & Pickle SandwichSwiss Cheese & Pickle Sandwich
  • Coconut RiceCoconut Rice
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Beef
  • Prime RibPrime rib
  • Swedish MeatballsSwedish Meatballs
  • Jan's Pot RoastJan's Pot Roast
  • Mike's Whiskey Peppercorn Steak Mike's Whiskey Peppercorn Steak
  • Chicken Fried SteakChicken Fried Steak
  • Ron's Flying Saucer TostadasRon's Flying Saucer Tostadas
  • Tasty Meat LoafTasty Meat Loaf
  • Spaghetti with Meat SauceSpaghetti with Meat Sauce
  • Green ChiliGreen Chili
  • Taco SoupTaco Soup
  • Malibu ChileMalibu Chile
  • Jan's Philly CheesesteakHam & Olive Triple Decker
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Chicken
  • Chicken Thighs (Insta-Pot)Stuffed Chicken
  • Shredded Chicken TacosShredded Chicken Tacos
  • Stuffed ChickenStuffed Chicken
  • Maple Dijon Chicken ThighsMaple Dijon Chicken Thighs
  • El Pollo LocoEl Pollo Loco
  • Jan's Green Chicken EnchiladasGreen Chicken Enchiladas
  • Chicken Fajitasfajitas recipe
  • Pounded ChickenPounded Chicken
  • Kung Pao ChickenKung Pao Chicken
  • Chicken Pot PieChicken Pot Pie
  • Chicken Fettuccine AlfredoChicken Fettuccine Alfredo
  • Southwest Chicken SaladSouthwest Chicken Salad
  • Breaded Chicken (air fried)Breaded Chicken (air fried)
  • Tuscan Chicken ParmesanTuscan Chicken Parmesan
  • Chicken KabobsChicken Kabobs
  • Chicken FajitasChicken Fajitas
  • Asian Chicken ThighsAsian Chicken Thighs
  • Red Curry ChickenSweet and Sour Shrimp
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Pork
  • Pork Steak and PeasPork Steak and Peas
  • Huevos Rancheros VerdeHuevos Rancheros Verde
  • Lamb ChopsLamb Chops
  • Insta Pot PozolePozole
  • Chili Verde Insta-Pot Chili Verde Insta-Pot
  • Chili Verde with NopalesChili Verde with Nopales
  • Shrimp/Sausage/Pesto-Sauce Shrimp/Sausage/Pesto-Sauce
  • Pork Chop Suey Insta PotSweet and Sour Shrimp
Appetizers/Party
  • Jalapeno Cheese BallCoconut Shrimp
  • Honey siracha sauceCoconut Shrimp
  • Bacon Wrapped JalapenosBacon Wrapped Jalapenos
  • Jalapeno Ranch DressingJalapeno Ranch Dressing
  • Stuffed MushroomsStuffed Mushrooms
  • Esther's Party Dipfood
  • Pumpkin DipPumpkin Dip
  • Crab DipCrab Dip
  • Chicken NuggetsChicken Nuggets
  • Lemon SalsaLemon Salsa
  • Jalapeño SauceJalapeño Sauce
  • Josephine'sJosephine's
  • Ron's SalsaRon's Salsa
  • Canned PeppersCanned Peppers
Desserts
  • Blueberry Pudding CakeBlueberry Pudding Cake
  • Lemon Cream PieLemon Cream Pie
  • Coconut Cream PieCoconut Cream Pie
  • Boston Cream PieBoston Cream Pie
  • Pistachio CakePistachio Cake
  • Pistachio Cream PiePistachio Cream Pie
  • War CakeWar Cake
  • Cream PuffsCream Puffs
  • Peanut Butter PiePeanut  Butter Pie
  • Chocolate SouffleChocolate Souffle
  • Zucchini BreadZucchini Bread
  • Cola CakeCola Cake
Candies
  • Ruth's Peanut Butter BallsRuth's Peanut Butter Balls
  • Esther's HaystacksEsther's Haystacks
  • FudgeFudge
  • Ruth's DivinityRuth's Divinity
  • Cookie Dough TruffleCookie Dough Truffle
  • Fondant Easter EggFondant Easter Egg
Cookies
  • Spritz CookiesSpritz Cookies
  • SnowballsSnowballs
  • PinwheelsPinwheels
  • Cream WafersCream Wafers
  • SnickerdoodlesSnickerdoodles
  • Jessica's Nutella Choc. chip cookiesJessica's Nutella Choc. chip cookies
  • Lemon BarsLemon Bars
  • Brown Sugar CookiesBrown Sugar Cookies
  • Sugar CookiesSugar Cookies