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Orange Candied Carrots
My son always asks for these glazed carrot coins at Thanksgiving. The orange flavor in...
Crescent Apple Dessert
My family loves any dessert that tastes like apple pie, and this one's so easy,...
Pepperoni Angel Hair
This noodle side dish is so versatile that it can accompany steak, pork chops, chicken...
Savory Dill and Caraway Scones
These tender, tasty scones will melt in your mouth. The unique flavors of dill and...
This an old family recipe that everyone still looks forward to. The satisfying combination of...
Rosemary Cheddar Muffins
My 96-year-old stepmother gave me this recipe many years ago. We have enjoyed these luscious...
Contest-Winning Glazed Carrot Coins
These glossy carrots, flavored with orange juice, cinnamon and ginger, are pretty enough for a...
Glazed Carrots and Green Beans
This simple dish is always a big hit, even with non-vegetable lovers. I’ve substituted...
Mushroom Salsa Chili
Green, sweet red and yellow peppers give this hearty chili a splash of color. I...
Roasted Balsamic Brussels Sprouts with Pancetta
I always loved Brussels sprouts growing up, so I decided as an adult to bring...
Garden Harvest Chili
Meet the Cook: Anytime you're looking for a way to use up your zucchini and...
Contest-Winning Bavarian Meatball Hoagies
When my husband's not manning the grill, I count on my slow cooker. These mouthwatering...
This vegetarian chili is zesty, but it also offers a slight hint of sweetness. Because...
Brats with Sauerkraut
I've made many variations of this excellent main dish. The bratwurst can be plain, smoked...
I make this fudge at Christmastime to give to friends and neighbors. That tradition started...
Lemony Chicken Soup
While living in California, I enjoyed a delicious chicken-lemon soup at a local restaurant. When...
Cookies ‘n’ Cream Fudge
I invented this confection for a bake sale at our children's school. Boy, was it...
Parmesan Potato Soup
Meet the Cook: Even my husband, who's not much of a soup eater, likes this....
Chocolate Banana Split Cupcakes
My mom often made these cute cupcakes when I was young. They go over just...
Pronto Taco Soup
When out-of-state friends dropped by, I invited them to stay for dinner, knowing that I...
Peanut Butter Pudding Dessert
Here's a fun, layered dessert that will appeal to all ages. If you want it...
Contest-Winning Pizza Soup
This robust soup is a family favorite, and it's a big hit with my canasta...
I came up with this idea for my youngest daughter's October birthday. Then my son...
Chilled Corn and Shrimp Soup
Hot days call for cool foods, like this refreshing soup. Both filling and flavorful, it...
Dreamy S’more Pie
I love desserts and was looking for a way to use hazelnut spread when I...
I was planning a party and thought it might be fun to try a different...
Cherry Cordial Cookies
One of my dad’s favorite candies is chocolate-covered cherry cordials. I decided to re-create...
During the week we have quick breakfasts...but on Saturday I like to make something...
Chocolate-Glazed Coconut Almond Cheesecake
My idea was to make a cheesecake taste like my favorite candy bar, which has...
Brown Sugar Oat Muffins
With Kansas being one of the top wheat-producing states, it seems only fitting to share...
Mocha Macaroon Cookies
This is definitely a grown-up version of an old favorite. The combination of chocolate, coffee...
Grilled Veggie Tortilla Wraps
You don't have to be a vegetarian to appreciate the wholesome goodness of these wraps....