For Kids #Meaty Recipes


Quick and Easy Farmhouse Sauce

By Didi Dalaba
I have been making this recipe since my kids were very young. I wanted a quick...

Traditional Moussaka

By Didi Dalaba
I was literally brought up on this dish!! I can remember having this dish at...

Redzone Bites

By Didi Dalaba
These little bites are just the best party food... Their savory and delicious with just the right...

SCALLOPED POTATOES & PORK CHOPS

By Ellen Bales
I used to make only scalloped potatoes and ham but one day I asked myself what...

ELLEN'S EVERYDAY CHILI

By Ellen Bales
I've been making this chili forever and everyone who tries it seems to love it. My...

SPAGHETTI & BEEF PORCUPINES

By Ellen Bales
Our family weren't big pasta eaters. I don't think my dad cared much for Italian food...

DIANNA'S DO GOOD

By Ellen Bales
This dish comes from a co-worker at the Indianapolis Star, Dianna Key, who says it came...

FRIED EGG SANDWICH WITH STYLE

By Ellen Bales
Almost everybody loves a good ol' fried egg sandwich, and there are all kinds, from plain...

INDIANA PATTY MELT

By Ellen Bales
I've never had the nerve to try making this sandwich, but it's so gooey and good...

CRAZY GERMAN APPLESAUCE MEATLOAF

By Ellen Bales
This is just crazy enough to be good! Recipe from: www.recipelion.com Photo source: recipesus.com

POTATO SOUP WITH PUMPERNICKEL GRATIN

By Ellen Bales
This is courtesy of Betty Crocker. I found this by accident while researching pumpernickel bread. Couldn't...

FIESTA STUFFED TOMATOES

By Ellen Bales
This makes a great summertime lunch, or anytime lunch. Meat, pasta, veggies--what more could you ask...

BAKED ZITI - MY WAY

By Ellen Bales
I borrowed a little bit here and a little bit there and came up with this...

HONEY APPLE CHICKEN SALAD

By Ellen Bales
Okay, I did it. I raided the refrigerator, freezer and pantry for something to make with...

AMAZING MUFFIN CUPS

By Ellen Bales
Found this picture on the Johnsonville website and the recipe in my file from quite a...

AMISH CHICKEN & DUMPLING CASSEROLE

By Ellen Bales
Found this in my e-mail this morning and it sounds so easy I just had to...

APRICOT GLAZED CHICKEN WITH WILD RICE

By Ellen Bales
This dish is my own invention with a little borrowed from Uncle Ben and a little...

BIEROCKS (MEAT AND CABBAGE ROLLS)

By Ellen Bales
Here is another hearty German dish that will fill you up and warm your heart. This...

DOWN 'N' DIRTY RICE CASSEROLE

By Ellen Bales
While I have often made dirty rice from a mix, I have never before made it...

SCHWEINEBRATEN - GERMAN STYLE ROAST PORK

By Ellen Bales
This is my own version of several Internet recipes I looked at. I borrowed a little...

CHICKEN STEW

By Ellen Bales
This is a very hearty meal for a winter's night--it will warm the coldest corner of...

Creamy Chicken & Veggie Strogganoff

By Denise Miles
A Creamy Complete meal! Chicken,Noodles & Veggies! Delicious!

CHEESY BEEF & NOODLE CASSEROLE

By Ellen Bales
I changed up a recipe I found in my inbox. So many recipes look promising but...

HACKBRATEN MIT EI (Meatloaf with Egg)

By Ellen Bales
Can't wait to try this--meatloaf the German way. This is one my mother didn't know about. Recipe...
Pecan Desserts That Aren’t Pie

Pecan Desserts That Aren’t Pie


How can you make dessert better? Add pecans! Being from the South, pecans have always been a favorite of mine. We all know they’re essential for pecan pie, but they are tasty in other desserts too. When the weather is warmer, I love to end the day with a bowl of ice cream. Family Favorites’ […]

17 Spring Dinner Ideas

17 Spring Dinner Ideas


It’s that weird time of year that one day you’re grilling in the sunshine and the next you’re cuddling up with some comfort food. These spring-inspired recipes have you covered no matter what Mother Nature throws at you. Full of fresh produce, chock-full of flavor, and ideal for the grill, these Spring dinner ideas will […]

21 Go-To Honey Garlic Recipes

21 Go-To Honey Garlic Recipes


Honey garlic is one of our favorite go-to flavor combinations. Not only because it is delicious, we usually have the ingredients on hand. Perfect for a weeknight meal, these easy honey garlic recipes come together quickly and please the whole family’s taste buds. No matter what you have on hand – chicken, salmon, shrimp, pork, […]