#holiday Recipes

Traditional Homestyle Mashed Potatoes

I always enjoyed but had never made mashed potatoes. And when I went looking for ...

Prime Rib Seasoning coating a prime rib.

Prime Rib Seasoning (Awesome)

This is definitely a gourmet restaurant-quality recipe! I have had this recipe for over 30 ...

Tom Turkey Stuffing on a serving platter.

Tom Turkey Stuffing

My mom always made this stuffing for our turkey. I would wait until it came ...

A slice of Pumpkin Bread Pudding on a plate.

Pumpkin Bread Pudding

I love bread pudding - and I love pumpkin. I knew combining the two would ...

Amish Fancy Butter and Egg Dinner Rolls on a plate.

Amish "Fancy" Butter and Egg Dinner Rolls

Another recipe that I brought home from my trip to an Amish community in northern ...

Oreo Cookie Balls on a plate.

Oreo Cookie Balls

I call these truffles in disguise. Easy to make and yummy in your tummy as ...

Cowell's Cornbread Dressing ready to serve.

Cowell's Cornbread Dressing

My family asks me for 2 things for the holiday meal. My dressing recipe and ...

A tray of Gingerbread Mini-Muffins.

Gingerbread Mini-Muffins (Jason's Deli Copy Cat )

Jason’s Deli is one of my favorite places to eat. Their mini gingerbread muffins are ...

My Favorite Thanksgiving Turkey (Smoked) on a serving platter.

My Favorite Thanksgiving Turkey (smoked)

This is the only way I do turkey for Thanksgiving. I've been using this recipe ...

A slice of Cranberry Eggnog Bread Pudding on a plate.

Cranberry Eggnog Bread Pudding

After cooking a huge Mexican dinner tonight, my family wanted more out of me, lol. ...

Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms ready to enjoy.

Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms

I was visiting a friend on a cold night and his wife pulled "stuffed mushrooms" ...

Finnish rutabaga casserole

Rutabaga Casserole

Rutabaga (also known as Swede) is a root vegetable commonly known in the Nordic Europe. ...

Finnish carrot casserole with semolina.

Carrot Casserole with Semolina

This smooth, aromatic, spicy and sweet casserole is common side dish made in Finland around ...

A slice of Tunnel of Lemon Bundt Cake.

Tunnel of Lemon Bundt Cake

When I was a child, I remember my Mom making this cake. I don't think ...

Two Kahlua Mocha Frappes ready to drink.

Kahlua Mocha Frappe

Mmm mmm good! Great couples drink.

The creamy light green color of this cake is a festive way to celebrate the holidays!

Holiday Pistachio and Coconut Pudding Cake

A delicious and festive holiday cake that it so good you may want to eat ...

A slice of Carrot Cake on a plate.

Carrot Cake

I didn't think I liked carrot cake until I figured out how to fix it ...

One of my best

Nanshoe's Sweet Potato Pie 2.0

This is my take on my mama's sweet potato pie changing up the crust, spices ...

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Jenny's Crushed Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

Pineapple Upside Down Cake is probably my family's favorite dessert. Since I'm usually pressed ...

A slice of Oven Omelet on a plate.

Oven Omelet

This is my family's favorite oven omelette to have for Easter Brunch. What's great is ...

A slice of Deb's Easy Corn Casserole on a plate.

Deb's Easy Corn Casserole

My Mom (Deb) started a handwritten recipe book of all us kids' faves & holiday ...

A platter of Linda's Hot Lemon-Herb Chicken Wings.

Linda's Hot Lemon-Herb Chicken Wings

I made this recipe about a good 35 yrs ago. There is a story behind ...

Orange Butter Cookies on a plate and platter.

Orange Butter Cookies

A great cookie for rolling out and cutting your favorite holiday shapes.

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Perfect Bakery-Style Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Have you ever wondered how restaurants and specialty gourmet shops bake those absolutely perfect, thick, ...

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