Monday, May 15, 2017

Cheese - Two Tier Strawberry Pie

A layer of cream cheese makes a delicious twist under a succulent mound of glistening fresh strawberries.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Soups Stews And Chili - Creamy Summer Squash Soup

A light and creamy summer soup features yellow summer squash and zucchini in starring roles. A hint of lemon at the end adds a sprightly flavor. Serve with a slice or two of your favorite hearth bread or a baguette.

Monday, May 1, 2017

Bread - Honey Wheat Bread I

This tender honey wheat loaf features evaporated milk for extra rich taste and texture.

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Seafood - Garlic Lime Bacon Wrapped Shrimp

This is a quick and easy appetizer or main dish focusing on a garlic lime marinade and thick slices of peppered bacon wrapped around green chilies and shrimp. This recipe works exceptionally well on an indoor grill.

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Bread - Finnish Kropser Baked Pancakes

This delicious bar is a treat that can be served for breakfast or with tea. Serve with syrup, jelly or honey.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Herbs And Spices - Salsa Ninety Nine Mild

A salsa recipe for those with a tomato and pepper garden. If you prefer a hotter salsa, add more jalapeno or cayenne pepper.

Monday, April 24, 2017

Pasta - Grilled Chicken And Pasta Salad

Seasoned chicken strips highlight this pasta salad tossed with tomatoes, chopped lettuce, mozzarella, and onion. Feel free to add your favorite garnishes.

Cheese - Bbq Chicken Pizza

A topping of spicy barbeque sauce, diced chicken, cilantro, peppers, and onion all covered with cheese, and baked to bubbly goodness! This is similar to a recipe I had at a popular pizza place in California. My family LOVES it!

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Herbs And Spices - Curried Zucchini Corn Fritters

These delicious little fritters are a great way to use up end-of-summer zucchini and corn! Delicious with raita or plain yogurt with a little chopped mint mixed in.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

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Monday, April 17, 2017

Breakfast And Brunch - Homemade Plain Yogurt

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For us DIY-ers, this is an easy way to make creamy, smooth yogurt at home! It tastes GREAT, and it works! It is yummier and cheaper than store-bought. You can make it in larger jars, but I like to use half-pints which gives me individual servings.

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Breakfast And Brunch - Bran Muffins I

This batter of regular- and raisin-bran cereals, flour and buttermilk will make three-dozen muffins. Keep some on hand in the refrigerator so you can always have hot raisin-bran muffins in just the few minutes it takes to bake them.

Friday, April 14, 2017

Pasta - No Mayo Easy Pasta Salad

This recipe combines cucumber, tomatoes, and pasta with prepared ranch and Italian salad dressing for a quick and easy pasta salad without mayonnaise.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Desserts - Heides Kentucky Derby Dessert

This traditional Kentucky Derby treat has a sweet pecan filling with chocolate chips and a touch of bourbon.

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Fruits And Vegetables - Teresas Hearty Chicken Cacciatore

The secret ingredient which makes this cacciatore stand out is pancetta, an Italian bacon. The pancetta gives the sauce richness and body. Fresh basil leaves and baby portobello mushrooms make it special.

Herbs And Spices - How To Cook A Turkey

This moist, flavorful turkey will shine at your Thanksgiving table.

Monday, March 13, 2017

Cheese - Pork Chops With Fresh Tomato Onion Garlic And Feta

You will not be disappointed with this wonderful pork chop. It is tender, moist, and full of fresh flavors. I serve with garlic mashed potatoes and asparagus. It's a favorite in our household.

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Main Dish - Italian Sausage Peppers And Onions

My family has been using this very simple and delicious recipe for sausage, peppers, and onions for years and years now. For an extra kick, try using half sweet sausage and half hot sausage!

Friday, March 10, 2017

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Meat And Poultry - Irish Chicken And Dumplings

Here's a cozy dish to comfort on a dark and stormy night. A creamy, fragrant stew of chicken, celery, onions, carrots, peas and potatoes plays host to biscuit dough, dropped by the spoonful into the boiling hot liquid. Simmer until the dumplings are done.

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Herbs And Spices - Cajun Chicken And Sausage Gumbo

A classic roux is the thickening agent for this traditional Cajun-style gumbo made rich and hearty with chicken, sausage, onions, bell peppers, celery, garlic, and lively seasonings.

Monday, March 6, 2017

Herbs And Spices - Johns Gin Marinade

Gin, soy sauce, and garlic flavor this family's marinade. This can also be used as a basting sauce with the addition of butter and sweet vermouth.

Sunday, March 5, 2017

Seafood - Fish And Chips

Here in New Zealand we catch red snapper all the time, and believe me, this is the best way of eating it! Serve with lemon wedges, tarter sauce and hot chips (French fries) on the side.

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Cheese - Pasta Salad With Homemade Dressing

This colorful pasta salad is packed with vegetables, pepperoni, and cheese. Toss with the simple dressing mixture, chill, and enjoy!

Friday, March 3, 2017

Seafood - Tuna And Chickpea Salad

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This tuna salad with chickpeas, onion, parsley, olives, and feta cheese works as a main dish for sandwiches or as a dip for pita chips.

Breakfast And Brunch - Swedish Tea Ring

This is a hand-shaped, filled yeast bread that my 2-year-old daughter loves to help prepare. The first part of this recipe is prepared in my bread machine on Christmas Eve. I make it right up to the second rise stage, then cover and refrigerate it. On Christmas morning, I allow it to warm up and rise until double in size before baking. It is especially sumptuous when it is still warm and a special treat for Christmas morning in our house. Drizzle chopped, toasted almonds over the ring if you wish.

Saturday, February 18, 2017

Appetizers And Snacks - Tomato Corn And Avocado Salsa

This salsa is quick and easy to make. It's colorful and most important, it's delicious! Whenever I take it to a party, I bring the recipe along because I'm always asked for it. Serve with tortilla chips; colored ones are fun!

Sunday, February 12, 2017

Cheese - Saucy Chicken Cordon Bleu

You take your basic Chicken Cordon Bleu--breaded chicken with ham and Swiss cheese--and jazz it up with a mushroom-sour cream sauce with a hint of curry and wine.