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      Marokanky

      These Czech Christmas cookies are crunchy on the outside and chewy on the inside. The batter is prepared on the...


      Cranberry Apple Sheet Pie

      1 review

      My husband loves pie, so I made one with apples, raspberries and cranberries. This apple cranberry slab pie is so...


      German Chocolate Cake

      85 reviews

      According to my husband, this is the best German chocolate cake recipe in the whole world. Every bite has a...

      Armagnac Chocolate Almond Tart

      I am a pecan pie lover...this is my twist on pecan pie. I use almonds instead of pecans and golden...



      Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Pears

      This year I decided to create this roasted Brussels sprouts with pears recipe for Thanksgiving dinner. This easy dish uses...


      Chicken Parmesan Stromboli

      I love chicken Parmesan and my family loves stromboli so one day I tried to combine the two using a...


      Grandma’s Roasted Duck

      When I was growing up, my grandma always served roast duck for the holidays, and for other family events throughout...

      Easy Dutch Oven Minestrone Soup

      1 review

      This Dutch oven minestrone soup is quick to prepare with shortcut ingredients and is ready in less than an hour....


      Cheesecake Rolls

      These easy, flaky cheesecake rolls are filled with cream cheese, frozen fruit and honey! Any frozen berry can be used...


      Pecan Banana Bundt Cake

      1 review

      My daughter, Liz, often made this banana bundt cake for us. It was delicious and different. She discovered five-spice powder...


      Upside-Down Blood Orange Cupcakes

      Making blood orange cupcakes is my favorite way to use fresh blood oranges. I start with a cake mix and...


      Egg Yolk Cookies

      These simple egg yolk cookies truly melt in your mouth. They're thin cookies, just like my Grandma used to make....

      Nana Reba’s Potato Knishes

      I grew up eating these potato knishes every holiday. My grandmother had to show up with at least four dozen...


      Strawberry Cream Cheese Pound Cake

      My mother's cousin shared this strawberry cream cheese pound cake recipe more than 50 years ago. Our family has enjoyed...


      Pumpkin Spice Latte Rolls

      I get instant cravings for pumpkin spice when the fall weather creeps in. These pumpkin spice cinnamon rolls incorporate one...


      Turnip Greens Salad

      This Turnip Greens Salad was created using items from my garden. Because most people cook turnip greens, I wanted to...


      Cranberry Pumpkin Chutney

      It's a waste to throw out carved jack-o'-lanterns after Halloween, so I decided to make a pumpkin chutney with them....


      Creamy Pizza Soup

      This Creamy Pizza Soup is like eating supreme pizza with a spoon! You can add your own favorite pizza toppings...


      Turkey Corn Chowder

      1 review

      This thick and rich turkey corn chowder uses up Thanksgiving leftovers. Every so often, my grandmother would even add chopped...


      Sweet and Savory Deviled Eggs

      1 review

      My Grandma Phyllis' sweet and savory deviled eggs are unrivaled by any of the ones I've tried. The sweetness of...

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      Lingonberry-Cardamom Cake

      Our family is Scandinavian, and we love using almonds, cardamom and lingonberries in desserts, as in this cardamom cake. If...


      Grandma’s Thanksgiving Leftover Rolls

      Grab that leftover turkey and roll it up with some sausage, cheese and vegetables to make a savory roll. To...


      Cherry-Tarragon Holiday Dinner Rolls

      My grandmother made these holiday dinner rolls for any big holiday, and we would all clamor at the table to...


      Celery Gratin

      This celery gratin was a dish our family came to love. My grandmother knew how to create a dish out...


      Grandma’s Oatmeal Bars

      While I was growing up, I enjoyed my grandma's oatmeal bars every Christmas. This recipe reminds me of her and...


      Chipped Beef Cheese Ball

      3 reviews

      This delicious appetizer is near and dear to our family. It is a symbol of our family's Christmas and New...