For Kids #Satisfying Recipes


Granola with Blessings, from a dear friend

By Beth M.
Making this is so worth while, it is easy to make, tastes super, and makes a...

Loaded Baked Potato Soup

By Diane Taylor
I found this recipe on the Internet and the family loved it. I added drained corn...

Not Your Average Cabbage

By Lynda Hayes
My grandmother grew up on a potato-tomato farm. They had a couple pigs and an ox...

FAVORITE INDIANA GREEN BEANS & SAUSAGE

By Ellen Bales
My mother made this several times every summer when I was growing up and I have...

Mom's Fried Mush

By Ellen Bales
Fried mush was a staple in our house when we were growing up. As I recall,...

CHEESY SCALLOPED BROCCOLI

By Ellen Bales
My mother-in-law's scalloped cabbage has been such a hit that I decided to experiment with broccoli....

CHICKEN CREAM GRAVY

By Ellen Bales
In my opinion the best chicken gravy is made with drippings, not chicken stock; and it...

BREAKFAST IN A BUN

By Ellen Bales
Another wholesome and hearty breakfast idea from incredibleegg.org. This can be eaten on the go or...

PASTA WITH BROWNED BUTTER & MIZITHRA CHEESE

By Ellen Bales
This is an original from The Old Spaghetti Factory and has long been a favorite of...

CROCKPOT BAVARIAN DINNER

By Ellen Bales
Found this recipe at Recipelion.com and tweaked it just a bit to suit my tastes. I...

CHICKEN & CABBAGE

By Ellen Bales
I have tweaked this recipe because of the cooking times for the chicken. This is definitely...

ALL-BRAN CHILI

By Ellen Bales
My sister, Marilyn McKelvey, gave me this recipe probably thirty or more years ago and I...

Grilled Swordfish w/Guacamole&PicoDiGallo sauce

By Eddie Szczerba
This is a favorite summer dish we like to make but you can enjoy this healthy...

Deutsch Bohnensuppe

By Ellen Bales
Otherwise know as German Bean Soup, this soup is so easy and so hearty. It would...

ALMOND & APPLE WILD RICE SALAD

By Ellen Bales
This would make a great addition to most any meal, or as a stand-alone lunch. Recipe &...

MEATBALLS & GRAVY

By Ellen Bales
These meatballs would be good with mashed potatoes, noodles, or rice. Recipe: heinz Photo: ibelieveicanfry.com

KHACHAPURI, GEORGIAN CHEESE-FILLED FLAT BREAD

By Ellen Bales
I am a sucker for cheese, any way, shape, or form. A cheese-filled bread? Bring it...

Kick It Chilli

By Donella Deck
This is sure to stick to anybody's ribs! A tried & true winner everytime! ...

ELLEN'S ALL-DAY POTATO SOUP

By Ellen Bales
Found this very simple recipe for potato soup one day when I was looking to use...

FRIED POTATOES WITH POACHED EGGS

By Ellen Bales
Believe it or not, this is considered a German dish. I'm finding a lot of things...

MINESTRONE--THE REAL DEAL

By Ellen Bales
This recipe came from an old crockpot cookbook and it sounds so close to the minestrone...

HERBED CHICKEN LOAF

By Ellen Bales
This is a recipe I found in an old country cookbook, circa 1959, which I modified...

OATMEAL-CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES

By Ellen Bales
This has long been a favorite cookie of mine and I have tweaked the original recipe...

CABBAGE IN CREAM

By Ellen Bales
There is a lot of cabbage cooked in Russian recipes, and this recipe is one of...
10 Savory & Sweet Cheese Ball Recipes

10 Savory & Sweet Cheese Ball Recipes


Cheese balls are back! This classic appetizer from the 1960s and ’70s has made a resurgence in the past few years. And, we’re here for it! Made with a few ingredients, they make a tasty party appetizer or can easily be whipped-up when looking for a snack. Typically, cream cheese is the base of a […]

Ooey Gooey Grilled Cheese Recipes That Will Make You Drool

Ooey Gooey Grilled Cheese Recipes That Will Make You Drool


We’re talking ooey. We’re talking gooey. We’re talking cheesy. That’s right, we’re featuring the heavenly goodness that is grilled cheese. These grilled cheese recipes are not for the faint of heart. Golden brown bread surrounds drool-worthy flavor combos, both savory and sweet! Try to contain yourself from licking the screen, these next-level grilled cheese recipes […]

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 […]