Blue Ribbon #Crust Recipes


Caramelized Pecan & Cranberry Encrusted Brie

By Joyce Newman
This is my husband's all-time favorite request when I have to make an appetizer to take...

Chocolate Pie with Peanut Butter Crust

By Gary Hancq
This is quick and easy and a good marriage of Chocolate and Peanut Butter. The kids...

Easy Beef Empanadas

By Silka Clark
I love inventing recipes where I can throw together a few ingredients in a few minutes...

Flaky Chorizo Potato and Cheese Empanadas

By Adriana Torres
Empanadas can be made in many different ways to compliment various stuffings. Here, I skipped the...

Italian Torta Sandwiches

By Joni Hilton
This is such a knockout-- super impressive to serve guests, none of whom will have any...

Peanut Butter Buttermilk Pie

By Rose Dailey
Comfort foods, Yum! I love buttermilk pie. To me, it is one of the best 'comfort...

Pumpkin Pie Dessert

By Barbery Faulkner
My mom would kill me if she knew I was posting this, she gave it to...

Vanilla Bean Dream Cheesecake

By Susan Sumpter-Loebig
This has been my only cheesecake recipe for over 25 years. It's impossibly decadent and creamy,...
20 Portobello Mushroom Recipes

20 Portobello Mushroom Recipes


The portobello mushroom is one of the most popular varieties of mushrooms in the world. Known as natural cancer-fighters and providing numerous health benefits, so portobellos are a tasty addition to your diet. Whether you are going low-carb, want to partake in Meatless Monday, or are on a plant-based diet, portobellos will become a staple […]

24 Spicy Recipes

24 Spicy Recipes


Ready to kick things up a notch? These spicy recipes will do just that. Seasonings, jalapeños, peppers, marinades, and sauces help these recipes pack a punch that any fan of spice will love. Perfect for salads, tacos, salsas, grilled meats, and more, these recipes are sure to spice up your life!

Summer Salads for a Light Meal

Summer Salads for a Light Meal


Warmer weather means adding salads to the weekly menu. But not just garden salads. We’re talking everything from chicken salad to tuna salad and hearty pasta salads. If you’re hosting friends for lunch, these would be fantastic. Need a light dinner? Even a non-chef can whip one of these up. Quick and easy to make, […]