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Tater Tot Casserole With Bacon

By Jill Richmond
Slight variations on a very basic recipe made this one a HUGE hit with my family!...

Baked Cream Cheese Spaghetti

By Betty Graves
Cream cheese and spaghetti. Wow! One of my favorite ingredients to cook with is cream cheese....

Just Plain Good Golden Fried Chicken Cutlets

By Elaine Bovender
Good old Southern fried chicken is a favorite of my husband and me. This is an...

Homemade Italian Spaghetti Sauce and Meatballs

By Julia Ferguson
This is my family's recipe. My mother always made this for our birthday dinner. It's one...

Mom's Chicken Scratch

By Whitney Froehlich
This is a family favorite! My mom made this for me as a kid and I...

Corn Dog Casserole

By Lillian Russo
This is a recipe I made for my teen-aged nieces. They loved it! I made it...

Happy Mother's Day, Brunch is on Me!

By Sherri Williams
Happy Mother's Day to all my JAP mothers. I hope that you all have a...

Enchilada Casserole MMB

By Melanie B
Easy way to get the same great flavor of enchiladas when you don't have the time...

The BEST Chicken Pot Pie Ever!

By Martha Ray Deen
I get a request from my family to make this dish at LEAST once a month....

Ooey Gooey Mac and Cheese

By Samantha Jacobs
This baked mac and cheese is so creamy and delicious. It's great for a Crock Pot...

Philly Cheesesteak Calzones

By Amy Cox
While we were moving into our new home, I whipped this up because we didn't have...

Tater Tot Casserole

By Phyllis Gesch
This tater tot casserole is perfect for potlucks and very kid-friendly. Always a crowd-pleaser.

BREN'S VEGAN CROCK POT CHILLI (non-vegan Turkey Chilli and stove...

By Bren Torres Blanco
I have been making this chilli for a long time. It's a favorite amongst my...

Mom's Cheesiest Mac & Cheese

By Lauren Perkins-Boyd
My mom makes this recipe for just about every family function we have, everyone loves it....

Smothered Chicken with Rice

By Megan Flores
This is definitely one of my favorite recipes to prepare for my family! Everyone loves...

Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole

By Erin Bamberger
Everyone LOVES this recipe. It's a personal one of mine that I have tweaked to perfection....

Ranch Pasta Salad

By Dawn Whitted
This is one of my most requested pasta salads at my house. There are few ingredients...

Homemade Chicken Pot Pie

By Virginia (Ginger) Dean
This is one of my family's most favorite recipes, especially my youngest daughter. She absolutely loves...

Island Breeze Rice

By Barbara Miller
I just love the flavors of this rice. If you need to feel like you on...

Absolute Best Ham and Cheese Sliders

By Luann Crownover
These yummy sliders are a huge hit with the family and with the folks at our...

Sausage Cacciatore with Grandma's Peppers

By Megan Todd
There are many many uses for my grandmother's canned peppers in red sauce. (Recipe in recipe...

Italian Meatball Subs or Sliders

By Tiphane Fleming
These meatballs require no bread crumbs, yet they are still firm and full of meaty flavor....

Chicken Francaise (may use flounder or veal)

By Linda Kauppinen
This is my cousin Karen's recipe that was given to her many years ago by a...

Oven Fried Chicken Thighs

By Catherine Cappiello Pappas
This is a healthier alternative to fried chicken. Flavorful, crispy and crunchy- this is a perfect...
5 Stellar Ways To Make Tuna Salad

5 Stellar Ways To Make Tuna Salad


Gone are the days of boring tuna fish sandwiches we used to get in the school cafeteria. Nowadays, a tuna sandwich is still a great lunch option, but it’s loaded with flavor and anything but basic. Easy to make, we’re sharing five stellar ways to make homemade tuna salad.

Baking With Blueberries

Baking With Blueberries


Breads and muffins and coffee cakes, we love baking with blueberries! Perfect for breakfast, brunch, or dessert, these goodies are bursting with fresh blueberries and a treat for the whole family. So grab all those blueberries you recently picked and head to the kitchen!

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 […]