Blue Ribbon For Kids Quick & Easy Homemade Edible Gifts Recipes

Gifts to Give

Delight family and friends with homemade Christmas gifts from your kitchen!


Cracker Jacks Gone Wild!

By Sue Adame
This is our movie night favorite! I admit I tend to overindulge, but cannot help myself....

Oreo Cookie Balls

By Shannon Smith
I call theses truffles in disguise. Easy to make and yummy in your tummy as...

White Trash

By Kimi Gaines
My sister received this in a Christmas gift basket last year and brought it to my...

White Chocolate Party Mix

By Amber Franks
This recipe is perfect for sharing!! The recipe makes a lot & there's never any left...

English Toffee

By Melanie B
This is my favorite candy. If you like a Heath bar, this is even better. I...

Pumpkin Crunch Granola

By Linda Farnsworth
Lovely!! Wonderful this time of year! (See my notes for making this low-sugar, if...

Pinulada (Honey Balls)

By Roberta Savio
This is a great hostess gift! My mom would use festive holiday bowls and bring to...

Peppermint Marshmallows

By Joey Wolf
Need a use for those leftover candy canes? Do you like peppermint cocoa? Try this recipe....

Dolly's Chocolate Snowballs

By Rosemarie Zub
This recipe was from my mom. I would watch her as a child make these cookies...

Fudge Cookies (An Heirloom Recipe from My Family)

By Kathleen Hagood
Since Father's Day is approaching, I have been thinking about my daddy and the recipes we...

Holiday Chocolate Caramel Apples

By Stephanie Van Den Berg
I received one of these as a gift last year and loved it so much I...

Ritzy Pops

By Susan Bartley
I bake for a program at our church called Hopes Table. I love making things...

Incredible Caramel Popcorn

By Tamara Bonneru
I spent years trying to find that perfect caramel corn recipe and finally gave up because...

Twizzler's @ Almond Bark

By Linda Faye Lober
Back in the 70's I went into a Topsy's, at the Antioch Shopping Center. There...

Honey Ritz Cracker Sandwiches

By Linda Faye Lober
Another spin on a classic Christmas theme. The peanut butter and honey make it taste like...

Snowballs (White chocolate cookie butter balls)

By Cathie Valentine
I have recently discovered that I am allergic to peanut butter (and maybe all nuts-which kills...

Honey Cashew Butter (Plain or Crunchy)

By Cathie Valentine
I have bought cashew butter at the grocery store, but do not like the price for...
12 Restaurant-Style Fried Rice Recipes

12 Restaurant-Style Fried Rice Recipes


Make restaurant-style fried rice at home! It may sound and look intimidating, but preparing fried rice is quite simple. A great way to use leftover white rice, too. From chicken fried rice to vegetable fried rice to fried rice with egg, these recipes will have your family thinking you ordered takeout.

24 Gourmet Cheeseburger Recipes

24 Gourmet Cheeseburger Recipes


There are burgers, and then there are BURGERS. Warning, these cheeseburgers are going to make you drool. Not for the faint of heart, these gourmet cheeseburgers are cheesy, overloaded with mouth-watering toppings, and sandwiched between buttery perfect buns. Better yet – you can easily make them at home. From sweet and spicy to breakfast inspired […]

What to Cook in September

What to Cook in September


Fall is finally here – which means some of our favorite produce is in season. Apple, pumpkin, brussels sprouts, potatoes, zucchini, and more make up some delicious recipes that you need to make this September. From soups to pies to pasta dishes, these fall dishes need to be in your recipe box.