Thursday, December 31, 2015

Bread - Erins Canadian Fried Dough

Large, teardrop-shaped donuts are a popular treat when skating on the Rideau Canal in Ottawa, Canada.

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Monday, December 28, 2015

Sunday, December 27, 2015

Desserts - Chocolate Cappuccino Cheesecake

This recipe becomes a favorite as soon as it is tasted. It was once referred to as 'sinfully rich and velvety smooth'. Best if made a day before serving.

Friday, December 25, 2015

Honey Dew, Cucumber Mojito

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Honey Dew, Cucumber Mojito

Salad - Alysons Broccoli Salad

Made ahead, a bowl of this salad would make a well-rounded lunch, or dinner for one of those too-busy-to-cook nights. The crunchiness of the broccoli, sunflower seeds and crisp crumbled bacon make the perfect foil for the mayonnaise-based dressing.

Thursday, December 24, 2015

Sunday, December 13, 2015

Appetizers And Snacks - The Best Frikin Party Dip Ever

This sausage and cheese dip is hearty and a crowd pleaser. The 'boys' love the spice and the women love how easy it was to make.

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Breakfast And Brunch - Coconut Syrup

A simple and delicious coconut syrup. Try it over banana or mango pancakes for a tropical delight.

Monday, December 7, 2015

Cheese - Banana Peanut Butter Cheesecake Aka The Elvis

A cheesecake with the irresistible flavors of peanut butter and bananas would be a great dessert for celebrating Elvis's birthday this year. Garnish sides of cake with toasted coconut and top with a simple ganache if desired.

Sunday, December 6, 2015

Desserts - Golden Sesame Cookies

A light sugar cookie with toasted sesame seeds. To make a double batch, I double all the ingredients but the butter and they still taste delicious.

Fruits And Vegetables - Watermelon Rind Candy

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Some call them Watermelon Pickles but grandma called them Watermelon Rind Candy because they are sweet.

Saturday, December 5, 2015

Bbq Grilling - Always A Winner Grilled Chicken

I'm a working mother and needed a quick, healthy, flavorful chicken recipe that was versatile and could be used in many different dishes. So, after trial and error this is the grilled chicken recipe everyone seems to enjoy... and the leftovers make great southwest salads and casseroles!

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Pasta - Moms Best Macaroni Salad

This is, by far, the best macaroni salad I've ever put into my mouth. It has a perfect blend of sweetness and tartness, and it is so pretty with all of the multi-colored veggies. Be ready for this to disappear before you put it on the table! I have six children, and it is all I can do to keep them from nibbling on it while I'm mixing it up!

Thursday, November 26, 2015

Star Shape Gingerbread

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Macro Submarine Sandwich

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Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Appetizers And Snacks - Moms Famous Raw Vegetable Dip

This dill vegetable dip is quick and easy to make. Serve it with an assortment of colorful vegetables.

Monday, November 23, 2015

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!

Herbs And Spices - Carols Cinnamon Waffles

Adding sugar and cinnamon to the batter helps make these waffles plenty tasty without the aid of maple syrup.

Saturday, November 21, 2015

Bbq Grilling - Easiest Teriyaki Marinade Ever

Pork chops and other meats taste great when marinated in this very simple but delicious teriyaki mixture.

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Herbs And Spices - Prize Winning Baby Back Ribs

Sprinkled with a cumin, chili powder, and paprika spice rub, these ribs are slow-cooked over indirect heat for an hour. They're brushed with your favorite BBQ sauce during the last few minutes of grilling.

Monday, November 16, 2015

Blueberry Cream Cupcake

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Friday, November 13, 2015

Dark Coffee With Almond Confection

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Thursday, November 12, 2015

Bread - Whole Wheat Seed Bread

Whole wheat bread is jazzed up with flax seed, sunflower seed, and oatmeal to create something truly unique. This is a recipe I formulated for my dear son while he was fighting cancer.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Salad - Curry Broccoli Salad

Besides curry, this dazzling salad has yummy sunflower seeds and dried cherries. It tastes great and looks super when presented on a big, beautiful platter. Marinate overnight so that the flavors of the curry/mayonnaise dressing has time to work.

Friday, October 30, 2015

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Pasta - Pesto Chicken Penne Casserole

Creamy, flavorful and so easy to fix. This meal-in-one will wow family and friends.

Monday, October 26, 2015

Main Dish - Chicago Style Hot Dog

An all-beef hot dog on a poppy seed bun piled high with mustard, sweet pickle relish, onion, tomato, a dill pickle spear, sport peppers, and a dash of celery salt. Don't even think about ketchup!

Sunday, October 25, 2015

Saturday, October 24, 2015

Main Dish - Grilled Pork Tenderloin

For a simply delicious meal, rub a tenderloin with pepper, salt and garlic powder and then grill with a coating of barbecue sauce.

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Salad - Spinach And Berries Salad With Non Fat Curry Dressing

The foods in this easy recipe are powerhouses of nutrition. Why this recipe is good for you: Super-high antioxidants in spinach and berries; Curry powder is anti-inflammatory; Blueberries stimulate the birth rate of new brain cells in elderly rats, according to Tufts University research.

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

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.

Ripe Watermelon

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Ripe watermelon isolated on white background cutout

Wednesday, October 14, 2015