Blue Ribbon Quick & Easy Bread Recipes


Bread Sticks

By Leslie Bengochea
Everyone loves these, I am hired out several times a month to make these. So...

Fruit and Cream Cheese Coffee Cake

By Julie Branham
I love recipes that lend themselves to adaptation. Feel free to substitute whatever fruit you may...

Amish Cinnamon Bread

By Joyce Mason
No kneading, you just mix it up and bake it.

Blueberry Buttermilk Muffins

By Marina Gordon
I'd love to say I grew the blueberries for these muffins myself, but let's get real!...

Blueberry Peach Muffins

By Beth Streeter
This is one of my recipes. It is wonderful for this time of year. I have...

Lemon Blueberry Zucchini Bread

By Dana Ramsey
I absolutely love cooking with fresh veggies and zucchini is one of my favorites as you...

Southern-Style Hush Puppies

By Elaine Bovender
Living on the coast of North Carolina, we love Calabash-style seafood and hush puppies. I serve...

Mexican Gorditas ( Little Fat Ones) (Gorditas Rellenas)

By Juliann Esquivel
Each time I make gorditas, I can still picture my grandmother making these little fat corn...

Cheese Toasties

By Sue Lally
This is a quick & easy appetizer that is great for parties. The topping can...

Cranberry Orange Ginger Scones

By Veneta Britt
This came from wanting to add something good to a basic scone recipe I had. After...

Lemon Yogurt Blueberry Muffins

By Sheila Nakata
These are moist and delicious. This recipe uses less sugar and gets its sweetness from the...

The Best Crusty Bread (Dutch Oven)

By Pat DiMercurio
Since I retired in 2010, I have been in search of the perfect crusty bread recipe....

Aunt Lynda's Cream Cheese Filled Banana Bread

By kim *
When sliced, this makes a great presentation. A delicious different banana bread with a cream cheese...

Asparagus Strudel

By Kara Barnes
This looks pretty fancy, but it's really fairly easy to make. I hope you try...

Simple Bruschetta

By Brian Blackley
The kids love this one. Quick and easy, warm and cheesy, this one is also a...

Monkey Bread

By Shauna Farr
This is a fun treat to make and eat! My mom used to make this...

Chili Cheese Bread

By Dana Kruckenberg
I take this to just about every potluck and family get together. No idea where I...

Snickerdoodle Muffins

By Robyn Fischesser
My kids love these muffins.

Sour Cream Coffee Cake

By Cherie Hammond
This is one of those "generational" recipes! It is my delight to share it with...

Bacon Swirls

By Leslie Holt
These make a GREAT appetizer! Easy to make, and quickly gone!
15 Mediterranean-Influenced Dishes

15 Mediterranean-Influenced Dishes


The Mediterranean “diet” has been popular for years, but it’s really not a diet. More so, it’s a healthier eating lifestyle that limits processed foods. It gets its name because it includes foods from regions around the Mediterranean Sea, like Greece, Italy, and Spain. Vegetables, whole grains, legumes, fish, and healthy fats (such as olive […]

17 Sundae Topping Ideas

17 Sundae Topping Ideas


There’s nothing better than indulging in a frozen treat on those hot summer days, but it’s time to step up your ice cream game. These delicious sundae toppings will change how you scream for ice cream. From homemade strawberry sauce to skillet peaches to pretzel bites, your taste buds will jump for joy when you […]

11 Recipes That Spotlight Pesto

11 Recipes That Spotlight Pesto


Bright green in color, pesto is a classic northern Italian sauce. Traditionally made with basil, Parmesan, garlic, olive oil, and nuts (pine nuts or walnuts), it has a slightly grassy and nutty flavor. Easy to make at home, it’s versatile and quite tasty. We’re sharing pesto sauce from scratch recipes along with ways you can […]