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Marry Me Pork Chops on a plate.

Marry Me Pork Chops

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By Jennifer S
I defrosted chops and had a plan but didn't have the ingredients. I made this ...
(7 ratings)
Smoked sausage surrounded in creamy cheesy shell pasta. Ultimate every day comfort food.

Instant Pot Creamy Smoked Sausage Mac & Cheese

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By Paige Nicholas
A cold Fall night, my husband and I wanted some creamy comfort food. One of ...
Some bacon jam in a small saucer with a spoon.

Bourbon Maple Bacon Jam

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By Francine Lizotte
This amazingly tasty jam is very versatile. It can be a condiment or an ingredient ...
Completed dish. Pasta, peas, mushrooms, diced potatoes, sauce and cheese

Pasta Pot Pie

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By Deb Finney
I wanted something quick and easy that used what I had on hand because I ...
Plated shrimp and veggie fried rice with chopsticks.

Shortcut Shrimp & Veggie Fried Rice

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By Teresa G.
This is one of my favorite "go to" recipes for those days when I'm in ...
Fresh out of the oven spiced butternut squash apple bread

Spiced Butternut Squash Apple Bread

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By Laura Hinkeldey
This bread is so delicious! The warm spices combined with the apples and butternut squash ...
Plated ham and broccoli casserole.

Sissa's Ham And Broccoli Casserole

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By Teresa G.
One of my grand-kids is not fond of vegetables, but she loves my broccoli casserole! ...
Spelt Scones baked in a Mirenlife 8 Triangle Cavity Silicone Scone/Cake Pan.

Toaster Oven Spelt Scones

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By Jo Zimny
We love Scones! We especially love homemade ones. I have found this recipe ...

Baked Broccoli With Macaroni And Cheese

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By Glenda Purvis
Basically, a revved up macaroni and cheese. This is a super easy, versatile meatless recipe ...
(1 rating)


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By Julie Ann Keene
This cans wonderfully, so I often double the recipe so I can give jars to ...
A great way to use leftover tomatoes or other produce for future recipes.

When Life Hands You Tomatoes.....

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By George Levinthal
.....Make tomato sauce. I had more tomato slices than I did sliders last week, some ...
(1 rating)

Crab/seafood Pasta Salad

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By Teresa G.
This is my original recipe for a delicious seafood salad that is versatile. It can ...
(3 ratings)
I was in a hurry..and didn't make enough chocolate to drizzle over the whole pie..

Strawberry Banana Custard

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By Cindy Rice
Was looking for something that was healthy to eat..I had bananas and strawberries but I ... versatile...we love it..hope you do too

Home Made Pastrami

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By Amanda P
I haven't included the time for soaking in the prep time and I have averaged ...
My South of the Border Cornbread Pudding.

South Of The Border Cornbread Pudding

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By George Levinthal
I've taken traditional cornbread and Mexican Corn Pudding and created a winning dish that can ...
(1 rating)

Falling In Love With Okra And Corn!

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By Cathy Tate
Every summer I look forward to the fresh vegetables, especially okra and silver queen corn! ...
(2 ratings)

Tea Party Toast Cups

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By Maureen Haddock
You can make these little cups ahead of time. Keep them in a cool dry ...
(1 rating)
Substituted white wine vinegar for the white vinegar. This gives a more golden appearance and a lovely taste.

Easy Fresh Mayonnaise

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By Elaine Douglas
I have been making fresh mayonnaise for many years. HIstorically it was made by the ...

Asian Barbequed Pork Tenderloins

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By Elaine Douglas
Inspired by Rachael Ray. This very fast entrée recipe is excellent sliced in sandwiches or ...

My Mama's Potato Pancakes

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By Martha Price
As a child, I knew that whenever we had mashed potatoes for supper, we would ...
(1 rating)

Calico Breakfast Bites

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By Tam D
Get your day started out right. Yummy, satisfying, nutritious, make-ahead... "Cupcake" for breakfast -- ...
(1 rating)

Simply Good Chicken Cacciatore

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By Martha Price
My (first) mother-in-law was known for her dislike of cooking, and, after her children were ...
(3 ratings)

Fried Egg Sandwich With Style, Part 2

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By Ellen Gwaltney Bales
I love eggs and everything that goes with them. So I started putting different foods ...
(4 ratings)
True comfort food.

Elaine’s Old Fashioned Vegetable Beef Soup

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By Elaine Douglas
This is a very versatile soup. Make it with the vegetables and grains that you ...
(1 rating)