The Best Traditional Seven Layer Salad

Are you struggling to find a dish for an upcoming potluck? Have no fear! Instead of stressing over what to bring, try this classic seven-layer salad recipe. It’s super easy to make, can be made ahead, and is sure to put a smile on everyone’s face.

Mandarin Orange Jello Salad Recipe

An easy Orange Jello Salad recipe for you to cook in 15 minutes. It is an old-fashioned and delicious gelatin desert.

How to Make Old Fashioned Canned Candied Yams With Marshmallows

Don’t you just love sweet potatoes? If so, try this simple Canned Candied Yams With Marshmallows recipe. It’s perfect for Thanksgiving!

Sweet Potato Fries with Marshmallow Dip

We have this ongoing fight in our house…Doug absolutely despises sweet potatoes. I think it’s pretty funny myself and was quite surprised when he suggested we make some Sweet Potato Fries for the Thanksgiving Leftover Party. Doug really can’t even stand the smell and won’t even touch any dishes that have sweet potatoes in them. […]

Cooking with Cranberries: Cranberry Relish Recipe

Last week we talked about some great uses for Pumpkin Pie Spice, another ingredient that is perfect to use for the Thanksgiving and Christmas Holidays are Cranberries. Now although I grew up thinking that cranberries at Thanksgiving came from a can, {and I still really like them} cooking with cranberries is easy and can be […]

Mexican Basics: Pico de gallo

Having good basic recipes can be like gold to a home cook. We continue our Mexican Basics series today with Pico de gallo; uncooked, fresh salsa. Just like the Classic Guacamole, I’m sure there are a number of recipes. In fact, many cooks often just toss in a pinch of this and a little of […]

Barley Recipes That Are Packed With Flavor

If you have eaten barley before, you either love it or hate it. It’s a healthy grain that can be added to numerous recipes to improve the texture and make them heartier. If you are looking for some barley dishes that are full of flavor, try one of these barley recipes. California Barley Bowl This barley […]

Quick and Easy Green Bean Casserole

When we were discussing what recipes we wanted to share with everyone this Thanksgiving and we settled on some of our family classics. A regular at our Thanksgiving dinner is this Quick & Easy Green Bean Casserole. Frankly I don’t remember when or from whom we first received the recipe. Maybe it was my Mom […]

Mexican Basics: Classic Guacamole

As most families, Mexican food is not only one of our favorites, it’s also one of the most pocket friendly meals you can serve. Whether you like spicy food or not {like me}, most Mexican recipes are bursting with flavor. All this week we will be sharing Mexican Basics, beginning today with Classic Guacamole. The crazy […]

Creamy German Potato Salad

Oh the easy, breezy days of Summer…we all love them! Summer = potlucks…picnics…delicious salads…Father’s Day and Fourth of July celebrations! But sometimes we don’t want to serve the same ol’ potato salad…let’s change it up with this Creamy German Potato Salad! Although we love the traditional Potato Salad, it’s always nice to have a little […]

Pin It on Pinterest



About - Contact - Privacy Policy