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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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Homemade Applesauce

This applesauce if full of flavor! Just the right amount of sweetness with a hint of cinnamon. I like to have a few apple pieces left in the homemade applesauce too. Just seems to make it more of a snack. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us …

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Zucchini Bake

This zucchini bake casserole is almost like a pizza bake. The spices give it that Italian flavor; however, the vegetable taste comes through along with the hint of bacon. It is just a delicious way to use zucchini in a meal that your family will enjoy. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read …

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Apple Blondies

Apple Blondies are just a perfect way to use those fresh apples in the fall. Send these apple bars over the top with a large scoop of ice cream. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. In the Fall, we have many kind neighbors and friends …

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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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Pickled Beets Recipe 1

Pickled Beets Recipe

If you are looking for the best pickled beets recipe, in my opinion, this is it. This recipe was finally given to me from a neighbor. What a joy it is to have something that tastes so good the whole family clamors for. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on …

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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

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

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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Cherry Hand Pie Recipe 1

Cherry Hand Pie Recipe

 It is pie season and making cherry hand pie is a fun way to make a delicious snack out of a pie. You can use any pie filling for a hand pie, today I chose cherry. Hand pies can also be savory too. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on …

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Peanut Butter Pie

This peanut butter pie is just the right amount of creaminess. It is just the right amount of sweet and fluff to make this a pie that you will crave. At least I do. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Peanut Butter Pie Done Just …

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Homemade Vanilla Creme Brulee 1

Homemade Vanilla Creme Brulee

Take five simple ingredients and make your own homemade vanilla creme brulee and feel like a chef in your home. Delicious and creamy dessert with a hint of vanilla. It is hard to have just one custard tart. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Fancy …

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Coleslaw with Purple Cabbage 1

Coleslaw with Purple Cabbage

Homemade coleslaw is so easy to make. This coleslaw with purple cabbage creates such a beautiful side dish to serve with your favorite meal. This recipe is crunchy, creamy, with a little bit of sweetness.  *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional cost to you for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Colorful …

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Flavorful Chicken and Vegetables 1

Flavorful Chicken and Vegetables

This flavorful chicken and vegetables is so easy to make for a delicious weeknight meal. If you are looking for a restaurant quality recipe to make at home, this one is for you.  *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. It takes about 45 minutes from start to …

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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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Taco Soup Recipe 1

Taco Soup Recipe

If you want to make an easy soup with great flavor, give this taco soup recipe a try. Need a meal on the table quickly after a long day at work? This soup can be made in 30 minutes with just a few ingredients.  *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional cost to you for more …

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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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Quick Homemade Pork Gravy

Gravy should be flavorful and creamy. This quick homemade pork gravy delivers on both. I made a pork shoulder roast a few months ago in the crock pot and saved the drippings.  *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional cost to you for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. A Few Simple Ingredients …

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Crispy Pork Egg Rolls 1

Crispy Pork Egg Roll Recipe

When I go out to eat, I love to have the egg rolls. They have always seemed so hard to make. This pork egg roll recipe will definitely measure up with what you get in the fancy restaurants. The outside is crispy and the inside is packed with flavor.  *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional …

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How to Make Amazing Cabbage Rolls

Are you a fan of cabbage? Enjoy the tender cabbage leaves stuffed and rolled with beef and rice that was simmered in a delicious tomato sauce. Learn the steps of how to make these Amazing Stuffed Cabbage Rolls.  *Post contains affiliate links*at no additional cost to you for more information please read the disclaimer on …

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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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Simple Baked Spaghetti

Sometimes everyone is faced with leftovers Simple Baked Spaghetti. That perfect meal that gives a new life to leftover food. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Frugal Living If you are like me, you are frugal when it comes to the family food budget. If …

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candied carrots

Simply the Best Candied Carrots

Candied Carrots that have just the perfect glaze. These are so tender and delicious. Easy cooking recipe the whole family will thank you for. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Make a side dish that children and adults just can’t seem to get enough of! …

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Asiago Cream Sauce and Chicken 1

Asiago Cream Sauce and Chicken

This Asiago Cream Sauce can be used with chicken or pork chops. Easy, delicious, and plenty of Asiago cheese flavor in the cream sauce, which compliments the chicken. *Post contains affiliate links* for more information please read the disclaimer on the About Us page. Today, I had to make a quick meal in 30 minutes. …

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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

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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Noodle Salad for a Potluck

This recipe is great for bringing to any occasion when you need to bring a dish to pass. I rarely take any home and always have people asking for the leftovers. This recipe is one I use often. Only cook time needed is for cooking the pasta. this goes together quickly and tastes fresh.

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Rice Krispie Treats 1

Rice Krispie Treats

This is my go-to recipe when I need to have a quick snack for my daughter’s friends, class, 4-H group, or anything else she might need to be the snack person for. These Rice Krispie Treats are always a hit too. There is always an empty pan to bring back home.  *Post contains affiliate links*at …

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