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Maple Vinaigrette Salad Dressing

Maple Vinaigrette Salad Dressing

This maple vinaigrette salad dressing is sweet, tangy, and tastes amazing on your favorite salad ingredients. Post contains affiliate links and we earn commissions if you shop through the links on this page. For more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Restaurant Quality Salad Dressing There is a fancy restaurant in …

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Cilantro Lime Slaw

Cilantro Lime Slaw

This cilantro lime slaw is crisp, crunchy, and tangy with a light, yet zesty vinaigrette salad dressing. Post contains affiliate links and we earn commissions if you shop through the links on this page. For more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. 5 Minute Vinaigrette Coleslaw Five minutes and minimal ingredients …

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Breakfast Orange Juice Drink

Breakfast Orange Juice Drink

Wake up and set the table a bit fancier and serve this Breakfast Orange Juice Drink. This simple mocktail uses homemade grenadine to turn up the flavor of orange juice. Post contains affiliate links and we earn commissions if you shop through the links on this page. For more information please read the disclaimer on …

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Old-Fashioned Three Bean Salad

Old-Fashioned Three Bean Salad

The zippy flavors and textures of this old-fashioned three bean salad really do make it the perfect summer salad to serve at any barbecue, potluck, or relaxing weekend meal. Post contains affiliate links and we earn commissions if you shop through the links on this page. For more information please read the disclaimer on the …

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No-Bake Blueberry Cheesecake Dessert

No-Bake Blueberry Cheesecake Dessert

This no-bake blueberry cheesecake dessert is perfect for any occasion and it always gets rave reviews. Enjoy this summertime favorite made with a no-bake cheesecake-style filling over a graham cracker crust and topped with fresh blueberries. Post contains affiliate links and we earn commissions if you shop through the links on this page. For more …

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Sunshine Butter Sauce

Sunshine Butter Sauce

Make this sunshine butter sauce in 5 minutes and transform just about anything from boring to fabulous. This recipe is so easy to make, yet it packs a lot of flavor. Post contains affiliate links and we earn commissions if you shop through the links on this page. For more information please read the disclaimer …

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Fried Carrots & Parsnips

Fried Carrots and Parsnips

Fried carrots and parsnips are often overlooked as a vegetable side dish. When they are caramelized, they have just the right amount of sweetness that compliments many main dish recipes. Post contains affiliate links and we earn commissions if you shop through the links on this page. For more information please read the disclaimer on …

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Applesauce Cinnamon Ornaments

Applesauce Cinnamon Ornaments

It takes just a few simple ingredients to make these lovely applesauce cinnamon ornaments. Now is the perfect time for this DIY Holiday Craft. Post contains affiliate links and we earn commissions if you shop through the links on this page. For more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. There is …

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Cinnamon Salt Dough Ornaments

Cinnamon Salt Dough Ornaments

Many years ago, I made cinnamon salt dough ornaments with my daughter. She was so young; she barely remembers it. However, every year when we take them out of the Holiday decorations, we are greeted by that cinnamon smell. Post contains affiliate links and we earn commissions if you shop through the links on this …

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Smoked Ham Omelet

Smoked Ham Omelet

Whip up this smoked ham omelet for any day of the week. Making eggs like a restaurant chef is easier than you think. Once you learn how to make this recipe, the combinations of fillings are plentiful. Post contains affiliate links and we earn commissions if you shop through the links on this page. For …

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Slow Cooker Meatballs

Slow Cooker BBQ Meatballs

Grape Jelly Slow Cooker BBQ Meatballs is easy to make in the with only 3 ingredients and 5 minutes to prep!  Take these to a party and they will disappear quickly. Post contains affiliate links and we earn commissions if you shop through the links on this page. For more information please read the disclaimer …

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Grape Jelly BBQ Sauce

Grape Jelly BBQ Sauce

This Grape Jelly BBQ Sauce is made from just three ingredients. It has just the right amount of sweet and heat to add that perfect glaze. Post contains affiliate links and we earn commissions if you shop through the links on this page. For more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. …

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Make Your Own Sriracha Mayo

Make Your Own Sriracha Mayo

Learn how to make your own Sriracha mayo sauce right at home. Just like the restaurants do. It takes just four simple ingredients and a few minutes of your time. Post contains affiliate links and we earn commissions if you shop through the links on this page. For more information please read the disclaimer on …

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Easy Homemade Tartar Sauce

Easy Homemade Tartar Sauce

Find out how to make this easy homemade tartar sauce at home. It is creamy and delicious and a simply perfect complement to your seafood.  For years I worked in restaurants and this is how we made it. Post contains affiliate links and we earn commissions if you shop through the links on this page. …

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Crab Rangoon Egg Rolls

Crab Rangoon Egg Rolls

These Crab Rangoon Egg Rolls are just like the restaurant food you would enjoy when eating out with your family and friends. Simple ingredients and a few minutes in the fryer is all it takes to make these delicious goodies. Post contains affiliate links and we earn commissions if you shop through the links on …

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Quick Kook-Aid Pickles

Quick Kool-Aid Pickles

This quick Kool-Aid Pickles recipe is a very easy and fun recipe for kids to make. There are so many flavors of Kool-Aid to choose from for really pretty colors and unique flavors. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. You might be wondering what Kool-Aid …

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Chicken Ham and Beef Sliders

Chicken, Ham & Beef Sliders

These chicken, ham, & beef sliders are just perfect for a weeknight meal, your next party, or game day snacking. Prepare enough to feed a crowd and pop them in the oven. 30 minutes to a delicious sandwich. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Baked …

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Skillet Garlic Green Beans Recipe

Skillet Garlic Green Beans

This recipe for skillet garlic green beans is a delicious side dish that is ready in just 15 minutes. Perfect for fresh produce and let’s face it, anything with garlic in the recipe must be scrumptious. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. The photo above …

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Easy Cherry Lemonade Recipe

Easy Cherry Lemonade

This easy cherry lemonade is a refreshing summer drink. No sauce pan or simply syrup are required. make this delicious treat in minutes for your family or your next backyard party. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Family Friendly Refreshing Summer Beverage This family friendly …

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Quick Garlic Toast

Quick Garlic Toast

Kids of all ages love this quick garlic toast. Make this in just a few minutes with any bread you happen to have available to you. Great addition to so many family meals. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Garlic Toast to Finish of a …

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Golden Grahams Treats

Golden Grahams Treats

These Golden Grahams Treats are full of gooey melty marshmallows. If you have 5 minutes, you can make these snacks. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. If you love Rice Krispie Treats, I have a sneaky suspicion you might like these delicious dessert bars. At …

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5-Minute Pink Fluff Salad

5 Minute Pink Fluff Salad

This 5 Minute Pink Fluff Salad has only 4 ingredients. Pair that with no cooking and you have yourself a quick dessert. It tastes great too. Easy brunch recipe that kids and adults will enjoy. Light and refreshing dessert. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. …

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Boiled Corn on the Cob

Boiled Corn on the Cob

Learn how to make boiled corn on the cob. There is nothing like fresh, sweet corn with lots of butter and sprinkled by salt. Hard to have just a few. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Simple Ingredients and Easy Recipe Simple recipe with just …

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Creamed Tuna on Toast

Creamed Tuna on Toast

I am sharing a decades old recipe for creamed tuna on toast. This probably originated in the depression era. However, it is still just an easy, delicious, and quick meal for any day. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Depression Era Recipe This recipe came …

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No Bake Eclair Dessert

No-Bake Eclair Dessert

This no-bake eclair dessert has layers of graham crackers and creamy vanilla pudding that is topped with chocolate. This is always a big hit at our house. Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Comfort Food Dessert This is one of those foods that everyone just …

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Oven-Fried Chicken

Oven-fried chicken has all of the flavors of deep fried chicken without all the extra fat and oil. This is how you make comfort food. Super easy family meals that has your family requesting you make this are keepers. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. …

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Homemade Shrimp Cocktail Sauce

You won’t believe how easy it is to make your own homemade shrimp cocktail sauce. I have not purchased cocktail sauce from the store for decades. Use ingredients from your pantry to quickly whip this up. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. New Year’s Even …

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Amazing Chicken Salad

Amazing Chicken Salad

This amazing chicken salad is just the perfect combination of chicken, creaminess, and crunch. Even better; it is ready in just minutes! *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Easy Home Cooking Options Whether we are eating at home or feeding a crowd, quick and easy …

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Oven Roasted Asparagus

Oven Roasted Asparagus

This Oven Roasted Asparagus recipe lets the vegetable shine through. Roast this side dish in the oven while you make the main dish. Delicious and easy recipe. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Fresh Asparagus is So Delicious Recently, I purchased 4 bunches of asparagus. …

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White Chocolate Puff Corn Crack

White Chocolate Puff Corn Crack

White Chocolate Puff Corn Crack only takes two ingredients, yet it is highly addicting. It is hard to have just one piece. A bit crunchy, salty, and sweet scrumptious treat. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. It only takes minutes to make this delectable goodness. …

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Easy Banana Cream Pie

Easy Banana Cream Pie

This easy banana cream pie is the first pie that I learned to make when I started working in a restaurant. No bake delicious, creamy and fresh goodness. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Easy Cream Pie This was the first pie that I learned …

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4 Ingredient Balsamic Vinaigrette 1

4 Ingredient Balsamic Vinaigrette

This 4 ingredient balsamic vinaigrette salad dressing recipe is easy and ready in under 5 minutes. Use pantry staples to whip up this delicious blend of savory, sweet, and tangy flavors. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Homemade balsamic vinaigrette is so incredibly easy to …

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Strawberry Spring Mix Salad

Strawberry Spring Mix Salad

This strawberry spring mix salad is packed with good-for-you-ingredients and dressed with an easy homemade balsamic vinaigrette. Just a simple and delicious combination. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. This strawberry salad is loaded with flavor, texture, and plant-based nutrients. Yet, it’s minimal and super simple to …

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Simple Oriental Salad Dressing 1

Simple Oriental Salad Dressing

This oriental salad dressing is a little sweet and tang at the same time. While this is the salad dressing used on the Ramen Noodle Cabbage Salad, it is also so delicious for an everyday salad. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Versatile Asian Salad …

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Easy Roasted Potatoes 1

Easy Roasted Potatoes

This recipe for easy roasted potatoes goes with just about any meal. Today, baby red and yellow potatoes were used. The end result is a deliciously seasoned and crispy side dish. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Delicious Side Dish with Minimal Work Varying the …

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Scrumptious Cucumber Salsa 1

Scrumptious Cucumber Salsa

My daughter made this cucumber salsa this past week. This is more like a crisp cucumber salad. It is so light, refreshing, and scrumptious. We ate half the bowl ourselves. So, I just have to share this recipe with you. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us …

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Crustless Rhubarb Custard Pie

Crustless Rhubarb Custard Pie

This rhubarb custard pie is super easy to make. The hardest part is cutting the rhubarb. Delicious custard sauce is quickly made in the blender. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. No Fuss Deliciously Simple Pie No pie crust to make and roll out. Just …

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Simple Swedish Cream Recipe 1

Simple Swedish Cream

This Swedish Cream Recipe is a thick and creamy dessert. Fresh taste. Achieve easy elegance for your next Holiday or party. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Swedish cream is a mixture of sour and fresh cream, is akin to crème fraîche, and much quicker …

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Tuna Pasta Salad

Tuna Pasta Salad

Tender pasta, creamy dressing, tender tuna, and a few other delicious ingredients make this tuna pasta salad great tasting comfort food. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. This tuna pasta salad is a classic! It easy, fast, and I usually have all the ingredients that I …

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Deviled Eggs 1

Deviled Eggs

These deviled eggs are perfect for snacks, potlucks, tailgates, and summer dinners. If you are on a budget, make sure that eggs are on the menu. Whenever these appear at a party, they are the first thing to disappear. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. …

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Savory Slow Cooker Mushrooms

Savory Slow Cooker Mushrooms

This savory slow cooker mushrooms recipe has just three ingredients create an indulgent tasting mushroom side dish. Here is a recipe for two distinct flavors of mushrooms. No matter which way you decide is your favorite, they are both easy to make and will have the crowd coming back for a few more. *Post contains …

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Grandma's Sloppy Joes 1

Grandma’s Sloppy Joes

Use pantry ingredients to make sloppy Joes that will please a crowd. My grandmother never used a canned mix for making hers. Here is Grandma’s Sloppy Joe recipe. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Delicious Homemade Recipe Canned Versus Homemade Sloppy Joe Sauce I do …

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How to Make Roux 1

How to Make Roux

How to make roux is a basic recipe that will be used over and over in cooking. Use this to thicken sauces, gravies, soups, stews, and more. Learn something that professional chefs use often in their cooking.  *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Why use …

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Cowboy Caviar Recipe

This cowboy caviar recipe is a fresh and healthy salad with simple ingredients. Talk about color! If you like black beans, black-eye peas, corn, avocados, and tomatoes, this recipe is for you. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. This delicious bean salad is so versatile …

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Simply the Best Key LIme Pie

Simply the Best Key Lime Pie

This key lime pie recipe is a classic. Four ingredients for the filling and three ingredients for the crust. Get rave reviews about your pie that was easy to make. There are affiliate & ad links throughout this website. I will receive a commission. More information in the about us section. Tropical Key Lime Pie …

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Easiest Crab Salad Recipe 1

Easiest Crab Salad Recipe

This crab salad is a quick and easy recipe that can be used in a variety of ways. Have it plain, as a dip, with macaroni, or even on bagels. Whichever way you decide is your favorite, this is a recipe that you will want to save so you can make it often. There are …

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Pigs in a Blanket 1

Pigs in a Blanket

This classic pigs in a blanket recipe is wonderful for getting kids involved in cooking. Once they help make these, they will be willing to eat them too. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Still a Family Treat While I do not have any young …

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Classic BLT Sandwich 1

Classic BLT Sandwich

This classic BLT sandwich is one of those awesome summer foods. When the tomatoes from the garden are ripe, it is time to break out the bacon and lettuce. This BLT sandwich has been a family favorite since my childhood. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us …

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Graham Cracker Pie Crust 1

Graham Cracker Pie Crust

This classic graham cracker pie crust recipe has been a staple in dessert making for many years. Three simple ingredients make a no-fail pie crust. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. A Word About Crushing Graham Crackers Depending on what I have available to me …

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Sweet Stabilized Whipped Cream 1

Sweet Stabilized Whipped Cream

This sweet stabilized whipped cream is just the perfect topping for any dessert. It is easy to make and holds up in the heat. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Whipped Cream Holds up in the Heat Recently, our choir had a pie sale. I …

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Rolo Pretzel Turtles

Rolo Pretzel Turtles

Seriously Addictive-These little chocolate and caramel snack candies are pure Heaven. Rolo Pretzel Turtles are easy and delicious-using only 3 ingredients. Once you try one, it will be difficult to have just one.  *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional cost to you for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Turtle candies are …

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Crock Pot Pork Roast 1

Crock Pot Pork Roast

The slow cooker means comfort food to me and this crock pot pork roast will not disappoint. When we have family coming for the holidays, even if I have to work the whole day, I can have a delicious meal on the table that the whole family looks forward to having.  *Post contains affiliate links*at …

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Simple Roasted Carrots 1

Simple Roasted Carrots

It does not get any easier than this simple roasted carrots recipe. Cooking vegetables in their most natural form really lets their unique taste shine through.  *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional cost to you for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Delicious and flavor-packed carrots Some people like to add extra …

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Light & Refreshing Fruit Cocktail

Light & Refreshing Fruit Cocktail

This light and refreshing fruit cocktail is a fast and simple way to serve dessert or just have a tasty snack. Serve for an everyday meal, celebration, or holiday meal. *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional cost to you for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. This is such a light & …

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Cranberry Fluff Recipe 1

Cranberry Fluff Recipe

Great amount of tang and creamy taste in this cranberry fluff recipe. This has to be the easiest recipe I have ever written. Just two ingredients.  *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional cost to you for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. When I was growing up, my mom used to make …

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Quick and Easy Tuna on Toast 1

Quick and Easy Tuna on Toast

Sometimes I want a quick and easy lunch and Tuna on toast is a great way to have a healthy, satisfying meal or snack. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. This is one of those four ingredient recipes that are easy on the budget. A …

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Mandarin Orange Creamy Dressing

Mandarin Orange Creamy Dressing

This mandarin orange creamy dressing is easy to make and tastes great. An oldie but goodie family recipe. Everyday creamy goodness on a salad. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. My grandmother used to make this Creamy Mandarin Orange Salad Dressing for me when I …

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Ultimate Creamy Salad Dressing 1

Ultimate Creamy Salad Dressing

This ultimate creamy salad dressing is a simple and delicious family recipe that has been passed down from my grandmother. My daughter makes it for her family now. This is one of those recipes that is so easy and tasty, I am guessing it will be made for years to come. *Post contains affiliate links* …

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Creamy Cucumbers with Miracle Whip

Creamy Cucumbers with Miracle Whip

Our family LOVES these creamy cucumbers. Yes, you read that right. Extremely simple recipe! Only three ingredients. Simple cucumber recipe. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Cucumbers can be a Delicious Salad, Side Dish, or Snack Tonight, I came home from work late and I …

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French Bread Bake for Two 4

French Bread Bake for Two

The French break bake for two is so simple and yet fancy enough for a special breakfast in-bed kind of meal. Mix the ingredients, bake, and enjoy the full-flavor creamy bread. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Easy Baked Recipe This meal is very easy …

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No-Fail Truffles Three Truffles covered in crushed Almonds on a Plate

No-Fail Truffles

Chocolate Truffles can be flavored with a variety of flavorings. Our family enjoys these truffles every year during the holiday season. Creamy chocolate taste. very easy to make, but they look elegant. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Chocolate Truffles can be flavored with a …

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Quick Peanut Butter Balls 1

Quick Peanut Butter Balls

Lots of peanut butter and chocolate taste. Only cooking required is melting the chocolate in the microwave. This recipe is requested at the holidays. 2 ½ Cups powdered sugar
2 Cups crushed graham crackers (can purchase this in a box or use a food processor to crush them fine)
24 oz. peanut butter, any kind. (I prefer Jiff or Skippy creamy)
¼ lb. soft butter (1 stick)
Melting chocolate for coating (I prefer

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