#Special Occasion Recipes


Perfect Italian Cream Cake

By Michelle Vincent
Everyone loves this cake, and can't believe it starts with a mix! The frosting recipe...

Balsamic & Bourbon Filet Mignon

By Jennifer H
This can be a really special occasion dinner or just a weeknight dinner since it cooks...

Delicious 3 Layer German Chocolate Cake

By Family Favorites
This was my favorite dessert when I was a child, my mom's specialty. I requested it...

Bea's Pineapple Cake w/Seven Minute Icing

By Bea L.
My family loves for me to make this cake. Granted, it is very good & an...

Swedish Coffeebread

By Elin Criswell
Coffeebread was one of the baked goods my Mom would make that celebrated our Swedish heritage....

5 Cheese Macaroni

By jenifer carnegie
Whether it is a summer picnic or Christmas dinner, all year around, my family asks me...

Hawaiian Bread 2

By Kimi Gaines
My friend and I made this bread yesterday for my radiation techs. We made it...

Baked Potato Casserole

By Joelle Teague
The first Thanksgiving my husband and I were married, we had everyone over for thanksgiving. This...

Nutella Swirl Cheesecake

By Pam Ellingson
I can't think of anyone who doesn't love Nutella, and when I saw this recipe I...

Brownie Cappuccino Mousse Pie

By Pami Coffey
Super-easy, but oh, so impressive.

Oo-la-la Onion Casserole

By Tam D
This simple yet elegant dish will fill your home with its tantalizing aroma! It's fantastically...

Date Night Pork Chops

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

Purple Ribbon- Winning Cresent Rolls

By Kathy Carlson
I once entered these in a Pillsbury baking contest. When I went back (I missed the...

Pecan Pie Cake

By Susan S
Someone emailed this recipe to me several years ago. It is extremely rich but worth the...

Trader Vick's Hot Buttered Rum Batter

By Jeanne Gliddon
I love a Hot Buttered Rum on Christmas morning but after moving to this town I...

Old-School Mac 'n Cheese

By Shelley Young
I found a great recipe for REAL macaroni and cheese, tweaked it slightly, and made it...

Sweet & Salty Caramelized Bacon Twists (Easy)

By Family Favorites
A sweet and salty "twist" on ordinary bacon. A wonderful addition to any breakfast buffet yet...

GARLIC ROSEMARY ROASTED PORK LOIN with Gravy

By Tere Gill
A very flavorful roast and gravy. Delicious served with mashed potatoes.

CREAMY LEMON CHEESECAKE

By Tere Gill
This is the creamiest, most delicious lemon cheesecake, I promise! Everyone who has tasted it has...

Chocolate Raspberry Truffle Bars For Valentine's

By Family Favorites
I found this recipe a few years ago in a church cookbook in a chapter entitled...

"LOOK AT HER BIG BUNS!" Cinnamon Rolls

By Family Favorites
My mom, now in a nursing home several hours away, always enjoys the fresh bakery that...

Ghirardelli Triple Chocolate Torte (Very Easy)

By Family Favorites
When I need to impress, this is one of my "go to" recipes. So rich, thick,...

Cherry Cream Pie

By Cecelia Huddleston
My husband loves the combination of the cherries with the vanilla cream.
16 Recipes With Velveeta

16 Recipes With Velveeta


Name a food item more polarizing than Velveeta – we’ll wait. You either love or hate this cheese. While it isn’t a pantry item we use every day, we do love the soft and smooth texture Velveeta adds to some of our favorite recipes. Queso, macaroni and cheese, hot pockets, and more wouldn’t be the […]

19 Recipes With Sour Cream

19 Recipes With Sour Cream


Wondering what to do with that container of sour cream in your fridge? We have the answer. From breakfast to lunch to dinner to dessert, sour cream is a tasty addition to a wide variety of recipes. Casseroles, cheesecakes, and coffee cake wouldn’t be the same without sour cream.

8 Ways to Enjoy Banana Pudding

8 Ways to Enjoy Banana Pudding


What’s banana pudding? A Southern favorite, it is made with layers of vanilla pudding, vanilla wafer cookies, and sliced bananas. Then it’s topped with whipped cream. Creamy and decadent, if you love bananas, you’ll love this dessert. And, we’ve found eight ways you can enjoy it.