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Gluten-Free Gouda Pumpkin Tart with Caramelized Onion

Gluten-Free Gouda Pumpkin Tart with Caramelized On

Reminder: Always make sure your work surfaces, utensils, pans and tools are free of gluten. ...

A few nicely baked Apple Turnovers from scratch!


Packed with deliciousness, these are easy to make and a great dessert or snack to ...

A slice of German Chocolate Cheesecake on a plate.

German Chocolate Cheesecake

I recently dined at a restaurant well known for its cheesecake and this is my ...

Texture inside Stefanie's Italian Ricotta Cookies.

Stefanie’s Italian Ricotta Cookies

My husband's cousin, Stef, gave me this recipe (hence the name). We add food coloring ...

So yummy

Sauce Essentials: South Carolina BBQ Sauce

South Carolina is home to four main barbecue sauces: mustard, vinegar & pepper, light tomato, ...

Slices of Abundant Cranberry Bread.

Abundant Cranberry Bread

I found a recipe years ago that looked like just the right one for cranberry ...

A platter of Firecracker Cheddar Bay Sausage Balls.

Firecracker Cheddar Bay Sausage Balls

I came up with this recipe on Thanksgiving morning for breakfast. All of them were ...

Pumpkin Spice Teacakes packaged up, ready to go to the grandbabies!

MiMi's Pumpkin Spice Teacakes

This is my beloved tried and true tea cake recipe with an updated seasonal twist! ...

This is a delicious dessert to put together when company comes calling!

Cannoli Dip

This is a go to recipe for me when I want something quick, easy, and ...

Jiffy Apple Cobbler plated with a scoop of ice cream on the side.

Jiffy Apple Cobbler

I created this recipe to use our homegrown frozen apples, but fresh apples could also ...

Chicken or Turkey Enchiladas ready to serve.

Chicken or Turkey Enchiladas

This recipe is great for leftover holiday turkey! The recipe originated in a 1989 edition ...

Caramel Apple Cookies ready to eat.

Caramel Apple Cookies

I was bored today and started playing around in the kitchen. This is what I ...

Savory kalua style beef shredded over a Mediteranean inspired dish of rice and lentils.

Aunt Squishy's Kalua Fusion

This recipe is a unique reimagining of Kalua Pork combined with an equally unique reimagining ...

Inside of the Cornish Pasties.

Cornish Pasties

This is a good old fashion pasty that brings back fond memories of family holidays ...

A platter of Hocus Pocus Buns.

Hocus Pocus Buns

Watch these hocus pocus buns disappear after you make them!

Ribs sliced to serve.

Crock Pot Baby Back Ribs

Oh my gosh, these ribs are moist and delicious! I'm not gonna be bossy and tell ...

Macaroni Salad

This Summer's Favorite Macaroni Salad

Dressing is similar to Amish-style macaroni salad.

This one-pot Puerto Rican recipe called Arroz con Pollo is so delicious!


With a delightful combination of ingredients, this colorful and tasty one-pot dish is a great ...

So Yummy

Bottoms Up Essentials: Classic Whiskey Sour

This is one of my favorite recipes for a classic whiskey sour. It comes from ...

A platter of Fried Sweet Potato Tidbits.

Fried Sweet Potato Tidbits

I looked and looked for a recipe for fried sweet potatoes. I was unhappy with ...

A platter of Almond Peanut Butter Balls.

Almond Peanut Butter Balls

I took my peanut butter ball recipe and added my own touches. They are really ...

A stack of Chocolate Peanut Butter Pecan Pie Cheesecake Bars.

Chocolate Peanut Butter Pecan Pie Cheesecake Bars

This happened when I couldn't decide what to bake for my husband's birthday. I made ...

A stack of Apple Pancakes.

Apple Pancakes

I make these pancakes very often. They are really good with whipped cream. I got ...