Quick & Easy #Beginner Cook Recipes


8 Can Taco Soup

By Cindi Bauer
This is a quick 'n easy soup to put together. My husband and I especially enjoyed...

Creamy Peanut Butter Soup

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

Mock Apple Pie

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

Valentine's Day Candy Bark

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

Goulash

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

Lime Cola

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

Mashed Potato Salad

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

Fruity Tossed Salad

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

Four Kinds of Beans Salad

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

Apple Dip

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

Mandarin Orange Salad With Peanuts

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

Easy Iced Coffee

By Cindi Bauer
The recipe for this iced coffee was originally posted by Christy Grigor at allrecipes, but I...

Campbell's Soup-Sloppy Joes

By Cindi Bauer
This recipe is from my 1970 and 1976 Campbell Soup Cookbook (Cooking with Soup). The added...

Riverside Len's Sloppy Joe's

By Cindi Bauer
These sloppy joes were very good! The recipe was posted at food.com, by Riverside Len. I...

Summertime Iced Tea

By Cindi Bauer
I happen to come across this iced tea recipe at food.com which Nif originally posted the...

Scrambled Egg & Dill Pickle Sandwich

By Cindi Bauer
I love this sandwich, and I make it often. I also enjoy it during Lent.

Smoked Sausage Bean Soup

By Cindi Bauer
This delicious, hearty soup, is so quick and easy to prepare. There's no need to add...

Chocolate Banana Bread

By Cindi Bauer
I happen to come across this recipe at food.com. This is "the best" tasting chocolate banana...

Bacon Corn Casserole

By Cindi Bauer
I happen to of found this delicious side dish recipe at food.com. I love the combination...

Black Bean, Corn, and Salsa Soup

By Cindi Bauer
I really enjoyed this soup! Most of the ingredients were already in my pantry, plus the...

Franks and Beans Soup

By Cindi Bauer
This is a hearty, delicious, quick 'n easy soup to put together.
Our Most Popular Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes

Our Most Popular Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes


It’s our favorite meal of the year! We’re getting all giddy and excited to load our plates with green bean casserole, corn pudding, mashed potatoes, stuffing (and/or dressing), homemade rolls, cranberry sauce, and turkey. Below you’ll find our most popular Thanksgiving recipes to make your holiday dinner the best ever!

20 Thanksgiving Desserts That Aren’t Pie

20 Thanksgiving Desserts That Aren’t Pie


While a slice of pie is the epitome of a Thanksgiving dessert, easily making a pie isn’t in every baker’s wheelhouse. And that’s OK! Thankfully, there are so many delicious desserts that evoke the flavors of Thanksgiving but are easier to make than pie. If you don’t like pie or you just feel like skipping […]

14 Thanksgiving Pie Recipes That’ll Complete Your Feast

14 Thanksgiving Pie Recipes That’ll Complete Your Feast


Pumpkin pie, pecan pie, apple pie, give us all the pies at Thanksgiving! Is it Thanksgiving if you don’t finish your feast with a slice of pie? We don’t think so. If asked to bring a pie or hosting Thanksgiving and not sure what pie to make, try one of these 14 recipes. From pumpkin […]