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A platter of Ivory Fudge.

Ivory Fudge

This is a fudge I used to make at Christmas when I owned my own ...

Tender Swedish Meatballs with hints of allspice and nutmeg are smothered in a rich and creamy gravy. These are a must-make and easy enough for a weeknight dinner.

Swedish Meatballs

Swedish Meatballs are delicious tender beef meatballs in a hearty rich cream sauce with a ...

A bowl of delicious Thai Curry Shrimp along with white rice and a couple lime wedges.


This flavorful recipe has a nice balance of sweet and heat... the perfect weeknight meal ...

Two bowls of Baked Potato Soup.

Baked Potato Soup

I am a young mom, and I wanted something easy and delicious to make. I ...

So yummy

Sauce Essentials: South Carolina BBQ Sauce

South Carolina is home to four main barbecue sauces: mustard, vinegar & pepper, light tomato, ...

A bowl of Cream of Chicken and Wild Rice Soup.

Cream of Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

Simple and so good. I get asked to make this soup all the time.

Macaroni Salad

This Summer's Favorite Macaroni Salad

Dressing is similar to Amish-style macaroni salad.

This one-pot Puerto Rican recipe called Arroz con Pollo is so delicious!


With a delightful combination of ingredients, this colorful and tasty one-pot dish is a great ...

A stack of Apple Pancakes.

Apple Pancakes

I make these pancakes very often. They are really good with whipped cream. I got ...

My Thanksgiving Sweet Potatoes in a cast iron skillet.

My Thanksgiving Sweet Potatoes

My mom always made sweet potatoes using this recipe. They're delicious! Try not to think ...

Traditional Cranberry Relish with orange zest on top.

Traditional Cranberry Relish

For the holidays, we serve up several different cranberry sides. This is more of a ...


This is a delightful garden-fresh soup, lightly seasoned with a Mexican flare. This is ...

Spaetzle used in chicken soup.

German Spaetzle

My German grandmother made the very best sauerbraten in the world. Alongside would be a ...

Monika's Moroccan Chicken served over yellow rice.

Monika's Moroccan Chicken

I had this once at Epcot Center in Orlando, FL. So, remembering the flavors, I ...

Pear Preserves

These were my favorite growing up. My Mom would put them up late Summer/early Fall ...

A delicious and comforting bowl of German Potato Soup.


This soup is loaded with deliciousness! Bring Oktoberfest to your table by making this amazing ...

My husband had a good Mac & cheese recipe but there were a few ingredients we didn’t have. So I substituted & then added the meat.

Mexican Mac & Cheese with Fried Hotdogs

My husband had a good recipe for Mac & Cheese, but we didn’t have a ...

Sydney's French Omelet with Sour Cream Chips

Watched Sydney make this on video and I paused it step by step for this ...

Photo of this delicious Stuffed Pepper Soup!

Stuffed Pepper Soup

If you enjoy Stuffed Bell Peppers, then you'll certainly enjoyed this delicious Stuffed Pepper Soup!

Bowl of Shrimp Chinese Style Noodle Soup.

Shrimp Chinese Style Noodle Soup

I got this recipe from my stepmother. It is absolutely yummy. I had actually forgotten ...

Date Night Pork Chops over egg noodles.

Date Night Pork Chops

This recipe is a teeny bit fussy, but it's surprising and wonderful. My husband raved ...

Honey Glazed Vegetables in a bowl.

Honey Glazed Vegetables

This sweet glaze is nice if you have a sweet tooth and are trying to ...

No spinach in this I can't have it but still yummy! They attacked before I could get a picture lol

Gnocchi and white beans

Old tradition Italian gnocchi .. Italian comfort food. Packed with good for ya nutrients! Great ...

John’s Homemade Sloppy Joe

A delicious, hearty, very chunky mixture. Easy for a week night meal.