#Beginner Cook Recipes


Scalloped Potatoes With Bacon

By Cindi M Bauer
This is my all-time "favorite" scalloped potato recipe!

Creamy Peanut Butter Soup

By Cindi M Bauer
This is a quick 'n easy 3 ingredient soup recipe.

Mock Apple Pie

By Cindi M Bauer
This Mock Apple Pie is actually quite delicious! ???????? After reviewing many recipes for mock...

Valentine's Day Candy Bark

By Cindi M Bauer
A quick, easy, candy to make for your favorite Valentine.

Goulash

By Cindi M Bauer
This goulash is not only quick and easy to make, but it's also very satisfying. It...

Banana With Peanut Butter & Chocolate Syrup

By Cindi M Bauer
I happen to come across this dessert recipe at food.com. My husband loves peanut butter and...

Strawberry Vanilla Pancakes

By Cindi M Bauer
These pancakes are made with fresh strawberries and pure vanilla extract. I happen to come across...

Basic Pancakes

By Cindi M Bauer
I've always made my pancakes pretty much from scratch, and this is the recipe I've been...

Pumpkin Pancakes

By Cindi M Bauer
I thoroughly enjoyed these pancakes! I added some pumpkin spice liquid coffee creamer to the batter,...

Blueberry Sour Cream Pancakes

By Cindi M Bauer
These yummy blueberry pancakes, can be made with either fresh or frozen blueberries. I thaw the...

Maple-Bacon Pancakes

By Cindi M Bauer
I happen to come across this unusual pancake recipe at food.com, which Meredith F originally posted...

Lime Cola

By Cindi M Bauer
This is "the best" Lime Cola ever. It's refreshing and delicious!! I came across this recipe...

Mashed Potato Salad

By Cindi M Bauer
This potato salad tastes a lot like Amish Potato Salad, and the Yellow Mustard Potato Salad...

Fruity Tossed Salad

By Cindi M Bauer
I got the idea to make this delicious salad from Nancy Girard, whose an amazing cook....

Creamsicle Jell-O Cake

By Cindi M Bauer
This cake reminds me of those orange cream popsicles I had when I was a youngster....

Macaroni Salad (Paula Deen's)

By Cindi M Bauer
I came across this recipe at food.com, which Adrienne in Reisterstown had posted the recipe. I...

Broccoli-Cauliflower Salad

By Cindi M Bauer
This is one of my families "favorite" salads!

Four Kinds of Beans Salad

By Cindi M Bauer
I love 3-bean salad, and wanted to double the recipe, but while I was making this...

Grandma Richter's Wilted Lettuce Salad

By Cindi M Bauer
This is my son-in-laws favorite salad, which was prepared by his grandmother on many holiday occasions....

Apple Dip

By Cindi M Bauer
This apple dip is quite delish & a real kid pleaser recipe!

Mandarin Orange Salad With Peanuts

By Cindi M Bauer
I was inspired to make this salad after viewing the recipe by CaliforniaJan at food.com. I...

Cindi's Strawberry Vinaigrette Dressing

By Cindi M Bauer
This is my own creation for strawberry vinaigrette dressing. It's not overly sweet; just a bit...

Sweet Pea-Bow Tie Pasta Salad

By Cindi M Bauer
I love pasta salad, and this one's definitely a winner in our family. This recipe also...

Pasta & Imitation Crab Salad

By Cindi M Bauer
I love this tangy pasta salad. It can be served on any day of the week,...
Strawberry Banana Desserts That’ll Have You Dreaming of Summer

Strawberry Banana Desserts That’ll Have You Dreaming of Summer


Summer is right around the corner. We know it may not seem like that now but warmer days are ahead. Do you know what reminds us of summer? Anything strawberry banana but, specifically desserts. There’s something magical about that flavor combination that tastes fresh and reminds us of summer. Well, if you are like us […]

14 Easy Mother’s Day Recipes

14 Easy Mother’s Day Recipes


Making Mom breakfast in bed has never been easier! These easy breakfast recipes are beginner-cook friendly, so anyone can make them. As long as you can mix ingredients and turn the oven on, you can make these recipes. Make Mother’s Day the day she deserves by treating her to a delicious breakfast.

Recipes for a Special Sunday Brunch

Recipes for a Special Sunday Brunch


Brunch is one of my favorite things. I love to meet friends at our favorite restaurant and catch up over a meal and mimosas. But, heading to my favorite restaurant takes a little more planning these days. Thankfully, hosting brunch at home is easy and just as tasty. Omelets are a delicious brunch option but […]