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Father's Day Recipes

Show dad how much you care by whipping up a fabulous home cooked meal this Father's Day!

Marinade for Smoked Sausage Kabobs.

Marinade for Smoked Sausage Kabobs

This marinade is great for any kind of kabob. I use sausage with onion, pineapple, ...

Cajun Butter-Basted Grilled Chicken on two plates.

Cajun Butter-Basted Grilled Chicken

I came up with the idea for this chicken in an effort to create a ...

A bowl of Grilled Potatoes.

Grilled Potatoes

These potatoes are so easy to make and delicious! The secret is to microwave them ...

Quick London Broil sliced with asparagus on the side.

Quick London Broil

Whenever I am in a hurry, this delicious and satisfying meat dish takes first place. ...

A platter of Sherry Balsamic Caramelized Brussels Sprouts.

Sherry Balsamic Caramelized Brussels Sprouts

Tried something new with Brussels sprouts and this recipe hits it outta the park. I ...

A slice of Italian Pound Cake on a plate.

Italian Pound Cake

My Nonna (grandmother), Nonno (grandfather), and my mom love anything lemon. They brought over the ...

Marinated Flank Steak on a plate with salad.

Marinated Flank Steak

This easy recipe has been one of my family's favorites for over 25 years. It ...

Battered French Fries with ketchup.

Battered French Fries

A change from regular fries. These are battered just like when you batter chicken or ...

Bourbon Molasses Glazed Grilled Pork Tenderloin sliced.

Bourbon Molasses-Glazed Grilled Pork Tenderloin

I love to cook tenderloins. They are all meat and so tender and good. Marinating ...

Golden Brown Baked Italian Sausages.

Baked Italian Sausages

This is a great way to cook Italian sausages! Just a few minutes of prep ...

Grilled Cheddar Burger with a side of fries.

Grilled Cheddar Burgers

We like to use this basic recipe when we have a crowd over for a ...

Slice of Dragonfly Dark Chocolate Cake on a plate.

Dragonfly Dark Chocolate Cake

I have been looking for a great chocolate cake recipe most of my life. I ...

A bowl of Sweet Red Potato Salad.

Sweet Red Potato Salad

I created this by combining two other recipes and giving it my own "tweaking." ...

Steak on the Grill grilled and on a plate.

Steak on the Grill

We like t-bone steak and it's the best with this recipe. This is for a ...

A platter of Bonnie's Best Oven Baked Fries and Potato Wedges.


I have always had a passion for French fries, and therefore, I could never pass ...

Refreshing Lemon Icebox Cake ready to be sliced.

Refreshing Lemon Icebox Cake

This cake is so refreshing and a crowd-pleaser. A great cake to take to a ...


Have mercy, this is so good! This recipe is different from other gooey treat recipes ...

A tray of Bacon Wrapped Cream Cheese.

Bacon Wrapped Cream Cheese

While cooking & chatting with a good friend, about recipes of course, with our love ...

Sherry's Old-Fashioned Homemade Banana Pudding in a bowl.

Sherry's Old-Fashioned Homemade Banana Pudding

If you don't care for the taste of boxed banana pudding then this recipe is ...

Cheesy Mashed Potato Bake ready to be served.

Cheesy Mashed Potato Bake

I did this instead of making individual potato cakes and frying them. Trying to get ...

Two Chubby Hubby Bars on a napkin.

Chubby Hubby Bars

These are sweet and salty and very addicting!

Almost My Grandpop's Kapusta on a plate.

Almost My Grandpop's Kapusta

I grew up on Ukrainian foods that my grandpop prepared almost every day when I ...

A slice of Peanut Butter Cheesecake Brownie Pie on a plate.

Peanut Butter Cheesecake Brownie Pie

I wanted to make dessert the other night, so I looked in the fridge to ...

Best Chocolate Chip Cookies on a wire rack and a platter.

Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

My teenagers and their friends love these cookies and always request them!!