Food Articles & Tips



How to Make Colored Deviled Eggs
April 8, 2020

How to Make Colored Deviled Eggs

Decorating eggs at Easter is a tradition that dates back over 60,000 years (you can learn more about the history here). Why not turn that tradition into a festive appetizer?...

14 Easter Appetizer Recipes
April 8, 2020

14 Easter Appetizer Recipes

Deviled eggs, dips, cheese and finger foods, these Easter appetizer recipes are perfect for this spring holiday. No matter if you’re a guest or hosting, these easy appetizers are delicious...

Recipes to Reinvent Leftover Mashed Potatoes
April 7, 2020

Janet’s Notebook
Recipes to Reinvent Leftover Mashed Potatoes

Once Easter is done I hate to get rid of leftovers - especially now since I am trying to use all the food I have. Besides being tasty, mashed potatoes...

23 Easter Dinners That Aren't Ham
April 5, 2020

23 Easter Dinners That Aren't Ham

If your family doesn't love baked ham or you just can't get your hands on one, these 23 recipes would make a fantastic Easter meal.

15 Versatile Ground Meat Recipes
April 1, 2020

15 Versatile Ground Meat Recipes

These delicious recipes are easy to make with a variety of ground meats. No matter what meat (beef, chicken, turkey, pork...etc) you have in your fridge or freezer, the flavors...

Glazed Ham Recipes for Your Easter Dinner
March 31, 2020

Janet’s Notebook
Glazed Ham Recipes for Your Easter Dinner

Traditionally, ham is the centerpiece of an Easter meal. The custom dates back to 6th century Germany (you can learn more about why here). Adding a glaze to baked ham...

17 Ways to Get Your Greens
March 26, 2020

17 Ways to Get Your Greens

We all know the benefits of eating more greens. They're packed with fiber and vitamins, but getting them into a diet can be tough. A person can eat only so...

Easy Recipes to Make Right Now
March 24, 2020

Janet’s Notebook
Easy Recipes to Make Right Now

The world a weird place. The events happening right now are nothing we've seen before. We are all hunkering down and trying to distance ourselves from others. But we all...

16 Super Easy Slow Cooker Dinner Recipes
March 23, 2020

16 Super Easy Slow Cooker Dinner Recipes

Crock Pots are key when trying to make dinner that's easy and economical. We all know they're great for meat. Slow cooking a tougher cut of meat turns it tender...

13 Blueberry Recipes You Can Make for Breakfast
March 22, 2020

13 Blueberry Recipes You Can Make for Breakfast

Oh how we love blueberries. Delicious in smoothies, muffins, coffee cake, pancakes, or french toast, we're obsessed with enjoying them at breakfast. Blueberries may be small, but they're jam-packed with...

22 Better-Than-Store-Bought Recipes
March 21, 2020

22 Better-Than-Store-Bought Recipes

While store-bought goods are always convenient, there’s nothing like homemade. The love and time put into recipes always makes the food taste better. Let’s ditch those store-bought foods and switch...

20 Sausage Soup Recipes
March 20, 2020

20 Sausage Soup Recipes

Please give us a big bowl of one (or 7) of these sausage soup recipes and two slices of crusty homemade bread, then we will be in comfort food heaven....

22 Easy Recipes to Make When Working from Home
March 18, 2020

22 Easy Recipes to Make When Working from Home

Are you living that work from home life? Here are some easy, low-maintenance and truly delicious recipes to make that are family tested and approved. Plus, we bet that you...

10 Recipes You Can Make With Canned Tuna
March 18, 2020

10 Recipes You Can Make With Canned Tuna

"What can I make with this can of tuna?" How many times have you stood at your pantry and asked yourself that question? Tuna is great to have on hand...