Blue Ribbon Recipes

Mandarin Orange Coconut Bars on a platter.

Mandarin Orange Coconut Bars for Mother's Day

What mom doesn’t love breakfast in bed for Mother’s Day? This is a yummy recipe ...

Best Ever Hamburgers on a bun.

Best Ever Hamburgers

My husband says I make the best hamburgers he ever ate and there is one ...

Sour Cream Halibut on a plate.

Sour Cream Halibut

Living on the coast in Alaska ensures you have abundant fish. Halibut is one of ...

Pot Roast With Sour Cream Gravy.

Pot Roast With Sour Cream Gravy

An easy and delicious way to sneak in some veggies!

A small bowl of Polish Vegetable Salad.

Polish Vegetable Salad

This authentic Polish salad is known all over Poland as a staple dish in every ...

Two glasses of Balsamic Strawberries With Honey Vanilla Ricotta.

Balsamic Strawberries w/ Honey Vanilla Ricotta

This is a fast, light, and easy dessert that is great for entertaining.

Elegant Potatoes with melted cheese.

Elegant Potatoes

This is one of my favorite potato side dishes.

Mozzarella and Parmesan Cheese potatoes ready to be served.

Mozzarella and Parmesan Cheese Potatoes

I was looking for a different side dish. This is my concoction and I will ...

Dressing drizzled over the Southwest Grilled Chicken Salad.

Southwest Grilled Chicken Salad

One of my favorite salads for entertaining with family and friends at the lake. Even ...

Banana Split Brownie Pizza ready to be sliced.

Banana Split Brownie Pizza

I have made this several times. I even took first place at a chocolate event ...

Homemade fresh pasta ready to be cooked.

Homemade Fresh Pasta

The unique texture of fresh pasta elevates a basic pasta dinner. Fresh pasta becomes the ...

A slice of No-Fail Lemon Meringue Pie on a plate.

No-Fail Lemon Meringue Pie

With a lemony tart filling and a lightly toasted topping, lemon meringue pie is a ...

Nor's Fall Off the Bone Baby Back Ribs and Sauce on a cutting board.

Nor's Fall Off the Bone Baby Back Ribs and Sauce

These ribs fall off the bone. I have been making my ribs this way for ...

Awesome Oven-Baked Rib-Eye Steak on a plate.

Awesome Oven-Baked Rib Eye Steak

At most of the restaurants that I worked at, we always finished out steaks in ...

Slice of Coconut Custard Pie on a plate.

Coconut Custard Pie

This was a successful adaptation of a few recipes I found online because my Dad ...

Robynne's Blueberry Pie Cupcakes.

Robynne's Blueberry Pie Cupcakes

I wasn't sure I could create a cupcake my son enjoyed more than my Banana ...

Super-Size Stromboli Sandwich on a plate.

Super-Size Stromboli Sandwich

This is a big hit at my house. Teens especially love this. It's great for ...

Jodie's Taco Salad ready to be served.

Jodie's Taco salad

I have made this for many years. It is very popular in my family. So ...

A serving bowl of Easy Tortellini Salad.

Easy Tortellini Salad

This is my fresh-tasting, flavorful, tortellini salad that is always a big hit at family ...

Mom's Southern Sausage Gravy over biscuits.

Mom's Southern Sausage Gravy

My mom, a native Minnesotan, learned how to make this while we lived in Nashville ...

Sam's Panko Crusted Fried Shrimp With Tartar Sauce.

Sam's Panko Crusted Fried Shrimp with Tartar Sauce

The secret to this recipe is to use Panko bread crumbs with your flour and ...

Crock Pot Smothered Chicken on a plate with corn and rice.

Crock Pot Smothered Chicken

I joined the new group in JAP and all these recipes being made in a ...

Easy Chinese Egg Rolls on plates.

Easy Chinese Egg Rolls

I don't know what's happening to all the Chinese restaurants in my town, but they're ...

Little Caesars Copycat Pretzel Cheddar Pizza.

Little Caesars CopyKat Pretzel Cheddar Pizza!

Ok, I have been working on this recipe for a month or 2 (this is ...