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Morning Kisses

By nadine mesch
These little bites of heaven are a special breakfast treat. ...

Southern Lemon White Cake With Lemon Curd

By Maggie May Schill
Lemons were on sale. So besides mixing them up with kumquats to make my friend some...

Jayde's Citrus Ricotta Cookies w/citrus glaze

By Lisa G. Sweet Pantry Gal
I wanted to make cream cheese cookies but no cream cheese. But I had ricotta, fruit,...
10 From-Scratch Sugar Cookie Recipes

10 From-Scratch Sugar Cookie Recipes


Sugar cookies are timeless and always a favorite. The ingredients are basic – butter, eggs, flour, vanilla, baking soda or powder, and, of course, sugar. Where they become special is adding spices and decorating with icing, colored sugar crystals, or even chocolate. Buttery and sweet, sugar cookies can be soft or cut out into shapes […]

14 Thanksgiving Pie Recipes That’ll Complete Your Feast

14 Thanksgiving Pie Recipes That’ll Complete Your Feast


Pumpkin pie, pecan pie, apple pie, give us all the pies at Thanksgiving! Is it Thanksgiving if you don’t finish your feast with a slice of pie? We don’t think so. If asked to bring a pie or hosting Thanksgiving and not sure what pie to make, try one of these 14 recipes. From pumpkin […]

18 Inexpensive Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes

18 Inexpensive Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes


Preparing a holiday meal can get pricy. However, there are ways to prepare a fantastic holiday dinner while still saving a few dollars. Planning a menu early and shopping sales are two tips. Preparing recipes with budget-friendly ingredients is also key. Potatoes are inexpensive and Hasselback potatoes make an amazing presentation. Turkey is typically the […]