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    100+ Recipes For Homemade Mixes & Seasonings Looking for a few ways to save money on your next grocery bill? Making your own pantry supplies is one way to shave those dollars! You can whip up batches of homemade cake mix, Bisquick, Hamburger Helper, dry soups plus…

  • Fun With Jello & Unflavored Gelatin: 25+ Creative Dishes

    Fun With Jello & Unflavored Gelatin: 25+ Creative Dishes For something so inexpensive and simple to make, Jello sure can be a crowd pleaser (for both kids and adults). It’s so versatile you can make festive salads, creamy desserts, baked goodies and even candies with it. With so many…

  • 14 Mouth Watering Ways To Make Pulled Pork

    14 Mouth Watering Ways To Make Pulled Pork This is such a tasty meal and ingredients can vary from just a few simple items to over ten (mainly spices) depending on the recipe. Whether you cook the pork slowly in the oven or in the crockpot, it’s pretty…

  • 15 Sweet & Sour Recipes For Assorted Meats & Poultry

    15 Sweet & Sour Recipes For Assorted Meats & Poultry Here’s a simple recipe for sweet and sour sauce that my family enjoys but if you’re looking for something different, I’ve also added over a dozen different dishes you can try (for chicken, pork and meatballs…including a couple interesting slow…

  • How To Cook Lentils: {Plus 20 Dishes To Try}

    How To Cook Lentils: {Plus 20 Dishes To Try} Here’s a versatile food item that can be used in a variety of ways and they’re a great budget saver too. Lentils are a staple pantry item for both frugalites and survivalists alike since they are so inexpensive to buy…

  • Homemade Munchies That Are Tasty: Baked Veggie Chips

    Homemade Munchies That Are Tasty: Baked Veggie Chips If you love potato chips but dislike their high fat and salt content, here’s a way to enjoy a crispy snack that’s just as tasty and satisfying…make your own varieties of chips by baking them in the oven! You can…

  • 18 Trifle Desserts: Oh So Many To Try!

    18 Trifle Desserts: Oh So Many To Try! Whether you’re wanting something gooey and chocolaty or fruity and creamy, trifle fits the bill perfectly. This is a popular year-round dessert that’s both refreshing on hot summer days and impressive during the winter holiday festivities. The best part is,…

  • 9 Brussels Sprouts Dishes That Will Win You Over

    9 Brussels Sprouts Dishes That Will Win You Over Brussels sprouts were never on the menu in my family and I have to admit, I didn’t feel I was missing out on much. That all changed when I met my husband’s family, it was a staple during their get-togethers…

  • Craving Cinnamon Rolls? 15+ Goodies You’ll Want To Try

    Craving Cinnamon Rolls? 15+ Goodies You’ll Want To Try These are one of my very favorite baked items, I like them topped with a nice ‘n gooey brown sugar mixture (no icing required) and maybe a pat of butter. Are they time consuming to make? They can be but…

  • 5 Easy-Peasy Ways To Make Baked Brie: {Crowd Pleaser}

    5 Easy-Peasy Ways To Make Baked Brie: {Crowd Pleaser} Here’s an easy appetizer that you can serve at parties or small gatherings and is quite the crowd pleaser. Serve with toasted cubes of crusty bread (such as French bread or baguettes), breadsticks or crackers. This treat takes just minutes…

  • Potluck Helpers: Dozens of Dish Ideas + Tips

    Potluck Helpers: Dozens of Dish Ideas + Tips Whether it’s for a family reunion, summer barbecue or a holiday get-together for co-workers, chances are you’ll be invited to participate in a potluck a time or two throughout the year. Many times the host will organize who brings what…

  • Fondue Party Guide: 30+ Recipes, Dippers, Toppings & Tips

    Fondue Party Guide: 30+ Recipes, Dippers, Toppings & Tips Not sure what to serve at your next party? How about fondue! It may take a bit of work to prep all the food beforehand, but it’s well worth the effort and sure to be a hit with guests. Ingredients…

  • 15+ Recipe Ideas For Cooking Venison

    15+ Recipe Ideas For Cooking Venison With Fall just around the corner, I thought a list of deer meat recipes would be handy for readers who take advantage of the hunting season. My personal experience with venison is limited even though my father was an avid…

  • 25+ Chutneys: A Gift-Worthy Condiment

    25+ Chutneys: A Gift-Worthy Condiment Chutney is a relish or condiment that can be served in a variety of ways: alongside meat or slathered on thick slices of crusty bread and good quality crackers (alone or layered with cream cheese). It’s made with finely chopped…

  • Summer Gourmet: Tempting Hot Dogs & Fixings

    Summer Gourmet: Tempting Hot Dogs & Fixings I’m a bit of a snob when it comes to hot dogs, they have to be grilled or roasted, never boiled, served with lots of onions and mustard, and they have to be a good quality deli-frank…but boy do I…

  • 25+ Tasty Ways To Cook & Bake With Plums

    25+ Tasty Ways To Cook & Bake With Plums If you have a bounty of fresh plums on your hands, here’s a great list of ideas that you can make with them. Today’s Recipe Hit List features a nice mix of recipes that I’ve handpicked from around the net…

  • 24 Things To Make With Fresh Peaches

    24 Things To Make With Fresh Peaches Tis the season for peaches and if you enjoy them as much as I do, you’re always on the hunt for new ideas to use them up while they’re nice & fresh. This week’s Recipe Hit List is packed with…

  • 15+ Ways To Make A Fruit Pizza

    15+ Ways To Make A Fruit Pizza Here’s a fun treat that couldn’t be easier to make! Fruit pizzas are a highlight at potlucks and picnics, bridal and baby showers or make it as a special dessert for your family “just because”. The crust varies depending on…

  • So Many Ways To Use Up All That Extra Ham! {25+ Recipes}

    So Many Ways To Use Up All That Extra Ham! {25+ Recipes} You’ve cooked a delicious ham and that means lotsa leftovers over the next few days…here’s a bunch of ideas that will help jazz things up a bit. Before getting started with the recipes, here are quick instructions for packing and…

  • Cool, Creamy & Yummy: Fruit Dips

    Cool, Creamy & Yummy: Fruit Dips Fresh fruit is nice ‘n sweet and yummy enough on its own, but it can also be jazzed up a bit by serving with a cool and creamy dip. These are simple enough to make that they can be enjoyed…

  • 15+ Corn On The Cob Recipes: {Yum!}

    15+ Corn On The Cob Recipes: {Yum!} An earlier post here on Tipnut shows how to cook cobs of corn in a variety of ways, now here’s a collection of recipes and ideas to jazz up this favorite side with flavored butters, cheeses and seasoned spreads–delish! *Descriptions…

  • Grilling Salmon Is Easy – Here’s How

    Grilling Salmon Is Easy – Here’s How Fresh salmon has a high fat content which gives great results on the grill (since it won’t dry out easily) and it couldn’t be simpler to do! Here are step-by-step directions along with a few tips and recipes to get…

  • Make Dandelion Wine, Jelly, Syrup & More

    Make Dandelion Wine, Jelly, Syrup & More Many of us perceive dandelions as weeds and we’re out digging them up as soon as they appear, while others are allowing them to grow and bloom and seed (with some even planting beds of them in the Spring!). Because…

  • 16 Tasty Ways To Make Broccoli Salad

    16 Tasty Ways To Make Broccoli Salad Broccoli makes a nice salad that’s hard to tire of since there are so many different ways you can make it. Try mixing florets with assorted fruits, vegetables, nuts, a bit of cheese and top with a creamy homemade dressing…

  • 15+ Tasty Basmati Rice Dishes To Try

    15+ Tasty Basmati Rice Dishes To Try Basmati is a long-grain rice (with both white and brown varieties) that regularly makes an appearance in Middle Eastern and Asian cuisine. It has a bit of a fragrant, nutty flavor and cooks up nicely (not clumpy like other varieties…

  • 50+ Homemade Salad Dressings

    50+ Homemade Salad Dressings Topping salads with a homemade dressing is a nice luxury since they’re made with fresh ingredients, tastier than what you can buy and chances are–they’re a lot cheaper than ready-made. It typically just takes a few minutes to whip up…

  • 20+ Comforting Homemade Soup Recipes

    20+ Comforting Homemade Soup Recipes Chilly fall mornings and cold winter evenings–nothing brings comforting warmth straight to the bones like a piping hot bowl of homemade soup. It’s also a great way to use up vegetables and leftover meat (and get the last bit of…

  • 16 Tempting Tuna Noodle Casseroles

    16 Tempting Tuna Noodle Casseroles This hearty dish featuring canned tuna, pasta (noodles) and a creamy sauce is a family favorite, especially popular during the cold winter months as a comfort food and during Lent as a meat-free dish. This is easy to prepare and…

  • 14 Ways To Make Stuffed Pork Chops

    14 Ways To Make Stuffed Pork Chops I had always considered stuffed meat a little more decadent and special but came to realize that with the right ingredients, it can actually be a budget saver too! It stretches the amount served per person and where one pork…

  • 15+ Ways To Make A Corn Casserole

    15+ Ways To Make A Corn Casserole Made with fresh, frozen or canned corn, these casseroles are a treat for Sunday dinner or on the holiday table. Easy to make and mostly fuss-free (some can even be made a day or two ahead or frozen before baking),…

  • 25+ Lip-Smackin’ Oven Cooked Ribs: {Pork}

    25+ Lip-Smackin’ Oven Cooked Ribs: {Pork} Tender, moist, meat-fallin-off-the-bone…that’s what you get with oven baked ribs, and they are so easy to make too (my favorite kind of dish). If you prefer caramelization or charring on the meat that grilling provides but oven baking misses, just…

  • 25 Slice ‘n Bake Refrigerator Cookies: {Recipes}

    25 Slice ‘n Bake Refrigerator Cookies: {Recipes} These are a real hit since the dough can be prepared when you have a few minutes then rolled into logs and wrapped in wax paper. Chill until needed (most freeze well too) and once firm, simply slice and bake…

  • 12 Quick & Easy No-Bake Cookies

    12 Quick & Easy No-Bake Cookies If you’ve ever done a search online for no bake cookies, you’ll likely find most featuring the same (or nearly the same) chocolate & oatmeal version. They’re so good and that’s why they’re popular, but the results aren’t helpful when…

  • 12 Baked Spaghetti Pleasers

    12 Baked Spaghetti Pleasers Here’s a tempting collection of recipes for baked spaghetti, each offering a little twist to enjoy…some cheesy, some saucy, some meat-y, some easy…all good! I’ve handpicked these from around the ‘net for today’s Hit List and they each look so…

  • 12 Recipes For Chicken Thighs: {Oven Cooked}

    12 Recipes For Chicken Thighs: {Oven Cooked} I’m really not a fan of chicken thighs but my guys are…and since they’re happy lickin’ the bones clean, I’m happy to make it for them (bonus: the meat is budget friendly). But I like to “cheat” with easy oven…

  • How To Make Amish Friendship Bread

    How To Make Amish Friendship Bread Here’s a brief introduction plus a few tips and recipes below to help you get started… Intro This bread is made with a sweetened sourdough starter that you typically receive from a friend (that’s why it’s called Friendship Bread). The…

  • 20 Cake Mix Cookies: {So Easy!}

    20 Cake Mix Cookies: {So Easy!} Cookies made from cake mix? Yup, and they’re so easy to make and delicious too! Here are 20 different varieties that I’ve handpicked from around the ‘net for this Hit List…lots of different flavors to choose from like strawberry, white,…

  • 26 Quick & Easy Dump Cakes For Simple Desserts

    26 Quick & Easy Dump Cakes For Simple Desserts If you’re looking for a simple dessert to whip up, Dump Cakes are just the ticket. They’re not only easy to make, they can be quite frugal too (most use just a handful of ingredients). What are they? They’re usually…

  • 14 Oven Broiled & Baked Pork Chops

    14 Oven Broiled & Baked Pork Chops A good pan-fried chop is delicious but there are days when we look for easy dishes that can be prepped and popped in the oven then forgettaboutit until the meat is done. Here’s a collection of recipes featuring a tasty…

  • 25+ Tempting Crockpot Meals To Make: {Recipes}

    25+ Tempting Crockpot Meals To Make: {Recipes} I’m always on the lookout for quick & easy dishes that can be thrown together in minutes then walked away from while supper cooks (and they need to be tasty too!). For this week’s Hit List I’ve combined crockpot recipes…

  • Turkey Meal Inspiration: What To Do With Leftovers

    Turkey Meal Inspiration: What To Do With Leftovers The dilemma hits the day after the big holiday dinner: What to do with all that leftover turkey! There is so much of it to deal with and you can only eat so many turkey buns (which by the way…

  • 14 Pumpkin Bars: {Fall Goodness}

    14 Pumpkin Bars: {Fall Goodness} This week’s Recipe Hit List is a lovely assortment of pumpkin bars and squares to make that I’ve handpicked from around the ‘net (these are a traditional favorite on the holiday table). Most are simple & easy to make and…

  • 10 Homemade Pie Fillings

    10 Homemade Pie Fillings This week’s Recipe Hit List is a collection of canned pie fillings that I’ve handpicked from around the net. Stock up the pantry with these goodies and you can make it easy to enjoy favorite fruit pies all year long.…

  • 30+ Things To Make With Pears

    30+ Things To Make With Pears This week’s Recipe Hit List offers plenty of inspiration and ideas for cooking up and preserving this year’s pear harvest, around half are baking recipes but I’ve included a few canning recipes and other goodies too. I’ve handpicked and bookmarked…

  • 25+ Tasty Things To Make With Squash

    25+ Tasty Things To Make With Squash We never had squash growing up so I was a bit unsure about it, but after summoning up my courage and giving it a try, I’m a huge fan! It’s very easy to cook and does well in quite a…

  • 15 Ways To Make Homemade Relish

    15 Ways To Make Homemade Relish Homemade relish is an excellent way to use produce from the garden and there are so many different ways to make it. This week’s Recipe Hit List is a collection of recipes that I’ve collected from around the ‘net, most…

  • How To Make Breakfast Burritos (Fresh & Big Batch Prep)

    How To Make Breakfast Burritos (Fresh & Big Batch Prep) Breakfast burritos are very simple to prepare and if you setup an assembly line, you can whip up a bunch ahead of time to freeze for a fast, convenient breakfast. Here’s how you make them…you’ll also find filling ideas and…

  • 100+ Things To Make With Blueberries

    100+ Things To Make With Blueberries [Updated for 2012] Have a few pails of freshly picked blueberries to deal with? Lucky you! This Recipe Hit List is a collection featuring over one hundred ideas for cooking and baking with them. I’ve handpicked each from around the…

  • 150+ Tempting Homemade Ice Creams To Try

    150+ Tempting Homemade Ice Creams To Try [Updated for 2012] Who doesn’t love ice cream! This Hit List features a collection of various flavors and techniques to try…some with basic ingredients while others are surely restaurant-worthy. I’ve also included frozen yogurts, gelato and sorbets so there should…

  • 12 Fruit Salsas To Enjoy This Summer

    12 Fruit Salsas To Enjoy This Summer Summer gives us a bounty of locally grown fresh fruit and what better way to enjoy it all than with a fresh fruit salsa! You can use the salsa in a variety of ways: a condiment for grilled meats, seafood…

  • 15+ Tasty Ways To Cook Eggplant

    15+ Tasty Ways To Cook Eggplant Did you know eggplant is actually a fruit (though served as a vegetable)? With it’s deep, glossy purple skin and wobbly egg or pear shape, it’s quite a unique looking food item! If you’ve never cooked with it before and…

  • Over A Dozen Tantalizing Recipes To Make Flank Steak

    Over A Dozen Tantalizing Recipes To Make Flank Steak [Updated 2019 with new recipes] A few weeks ago I put together a whopper of a list for marinades and kept running across delicious recipes for flank steak. Instead of overwhelming the first collection with them, I decided to make…

  • Delicious Ways To Prepare Grilled Shrimp

    Delicious Ways To Prepare Grilled Shrimp If I had my pick for preparing shrimp–grilled is the way to go. It’s quick and easy, hits the spot on warm summer nights and there’s a great variety of flavors you can try. Here’s my hand-picked collection of recipes…

  • Inject Flavor With These 15 Steak Marinade Recipes To Try

    Inject Flavor With These 15 Steak Marinade Recipes To Try Here’s a Recipe Hit List that is primed for the grilling season and features over a dozen tasty steak marinades to try. In my home experimenting with new ingredients is almost a sport where my husband and I like to…

  • Cheap, Easy & Full of Flavor: 30+ Ground Beef Recipes

    Cheap, Easy & Full of Flavor: 30+ Ground Beef Recipes How many times have we asked ourselves: What can I make with ground beef tonight? I know I have plenty of times. Well you’ve hit the jackpot with this list! Here’s my handpicked collection of recipes–each promising to be not…

  • 25+ Homemade Spaghetti Sauce Recipes

    25+ Homemade Spaghetti Sauce Recipes You can buy jars of spaghetti sauce for convenience and some brands are pretty good, but nothing beats a long simmering batch that you make from scratch. Here are over two dozen recipes that I’ve handpicked from around the ‘net,…

  • 14 Mouth-Watering Ways To Cook Roast Beef

    14 Mouth-Watering Ways To Cook Roast Beef This week’s Hit List showcases some of the most delicious, mouth-watering recipes I could find for making roast beef…I am officially STARVING after putting this collection together, lol. Some of the ingredients and steps are surprisingly basic and simple while…

  • 70+ Appetizer Recipes & Party Pleasers

    70+ Appetizer Recipes & Party Pleasers I’m always on the lookout for new hors d’oeuvres to try and this list is going to keep me busy (and guests smiling). This Hit List is a packed bunch of crowd pleasing appetizers that I’ve handpicked from around the…

  • Delicious Dips & Edible Container Ideas For Serving

    Delicious Dips & Edible Container Ideas For Serving Knorr’s Creamy Artichoke & Leek Ingredients: 1 cup Mayonnaise (recommend Hellmann’s) 1 pkg Knorr Cream of Leek Soup Mix 1 cup sour cream 1 can (14oz/398mL) artichoke hearts, drained and chopped 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese 1 clove garlic, minced…

  • 24 Pressure Cooker Recipes: Tasty Collection

    24 Pressure Cooker Recipes: Tasty Collection Here are two dozen pressure cooker dishes that I’ve organized for this week’s Recipe Hit List. There are a few soups, stews, broth & stock recipes, main dishes and sides. Enjoy! *Note: Descriptions below are quotes from the sources Main…

  • 45+ Tasty Chicken Wings You’ll Want To Try

    45+ Tasty Chicken Wings You’ll Want To Try Whether you’re serving them as appetizers or as a main dish, chicken wings are a sure hit and crowd-pleasing fare. They can be prepared in a variety of ways (deep fried, grilled, oven baked or broiled) and infused with endless…

  • French Toast: {Flavorings, Toppings & Tips}

    French Toast: {Flavorings, Toppings & Tips} French toast is a favorite breakfast or brunch dish and it’s so easy to make. The breads you can use are endless (french bread, sourdough bread, Texas toast, etc.) and you can get as creative as you like with toppings.…

  • 20+ Ground Turkey Dishes To Tempt You

    20+ Ground Turkey Dishes To Tempt You Substituting ground turkey for beef is a popular tweak for those trying to lose weight since it’s an easy way to shave fat from your diet (and you won’t even notice a difference in taste for many dishes). The substitution…

  • 25 Green Tomato Recipes To Try

    25 Green Tomato Recipes To Try What to do with all those green tomatoes from this year’s harvest? Here are over two dozen ideas to try! I chose traditional favorites like making them fried (including a lightened-up version), chutneys, relishes, salsas, jams, pickles (many can be…

  • 20+ Breads & Cakes To Bake Up That Bounty Of Zucchini!

    20+ Breads & Cakes To Bake Up That Bounty Of Zucchini! Zucchini fresh from the garden is bountiful this time of year and making batches of bread and/or baking cakes are a favorite way to use up the harvest. It freezes well, usually only requires basic ingredients and turns out a…

  • 50+ Burger Recipes – The Very Best I Could Find!

    50+ Burger Recipes – The Very Best I Could Find! [Updated for 2012] Whether you’re looking for simple seasoned patties served on toasted sesame buns or a gourmet hamburger piled high with premium ingredients, I’ve got you covered with this collection…several even promise that they are the best you’ll ever…

  • 30+ Lip Smackin’ Barbecue Sauces

    30+ Lip Smackin’ Barbecue Sauces [Updated for 2012] Here’s a collection of homemade bbq sauces for ribs, chicken, pork, burgers–you name it. You’ll find plenty of interesting ideas with ingredients like coffee, bourbon whiskey, cherry cola, apples, cranberries, etc., but there are plenty with more…

  • 100+ Homemade Popsicle Recipes

    100+ Homemade Popsicle Recipes [Updated for 2012] Here’s a fun collection in this Hit List, tasty treats to enjoy during the summer season! This list isn’t exclusive to popsicles, I’ve also included pudding, frozen yogurt & fruit pops. Many of these are a lot…

  • 25+ Pasta Salad Recipes To Try

    25+ Pasta Salad Recipes To Try [Updated for 2012] Summer’s finally here and that means plenty of BBQs, picnics and potlucks to enjoy. If you’re looking for dish ideas to bring along, pasta salad is a crowd pleaser and sure to be a hit. Here’s a…

  • Homemade Pizza: Sauce, Dough & Toppings {60+ Ideas}

    Homemade Pizza: Sauce, Dough & Toppings {60+ Ideas} Whether it’s restaurant-made or homemade, the sauce and dough can make or break a pizza. Too spicy? Too bland? Too thin? No matter how good the toppings, a mediocre base will turn out a mediocre product. The good news is…

  • 55+ Menu Ideas For Breakfast & Brunch

    55+ Menu Ideas For Breakfast & Brunch In my family a large breakfast/brunch is a treat–during the holidays we have lots of bacon, sausage, pancakes (or french toast), slices of fresh fruit, an assortment of cheese and some baking too. On Boxing Day we usually have more…

  • 15 Ways To Jazz Up Chicken Breasts

    15 Ways To Jazz Up Chicken Breasts Chicken breasts are one of the most healthiest and easiest to cook meats with plenty of different ways to prepare them. Although a favorite in our home, every now and again I find myself getting stuck on the same tried-and-true…

  • 40+ Recipes For Homemade Granola Cereals/Mixes & Bars

    40+ Recipes For Homemade Granola Cereals/Mixes & Bars Looking for a healthy and satisfying treat to snack on when it’s munchy time? Or how about replacing blah and boring commercial cereals with some wholesome, crunchy goodness? Homemade granola is just the ticket! This stuff isn’t tasteless twigs and…

  • 15+ Ways To Make Cube Steak: {Recipes}

    15+ Ways To Make Cube Steak: {Recipes} [Updated 2019 with new recipes] I read an interesting article on The New York Times site about beef cube steak and it mentioned that sales increased by 10% in the last quarter of 2008. This is surely a sign where…

  • 30+ Meat-Free Dishes For Lent

    30+ Meat-Free Dishes For Lent Just a few short years ago we relied on traditional family recipes to fill the gaps during Lenten fasting, but now the internet introduces many ideas that are new to us. If you’re not Christian or not practicing fasting this…

  • 40+ Things To Make With Potatoes

    40+ Things To Make With Potatoes Potatoes are cheap, tasty & filling–making this vegetable a budget dinner favorite. There are so many different ways to prepare them, but a lot of times we can fall into the old easy stand-bys: mashed, boiled & baked. This Recipe…

  • 20+ Scrumptious Pancakes From Scratch {Plus Tips}

    20+ Scrumptious Pancakes From Scratch {Plus Tips} Until I began searching for recipes, I had no idea how many different, delicious ways you could make pancakes. I’ve gathered together my favorite picks found around the ‘net, you’ll find everything from Buttermilk, Buckwheat, Gingerbread to healthier, whole wheat…

  • Homemade Breads: {Both Oven Baked & Machine}

    Homemade Breads: {Both Oven Baked & Machine} Freshly baked bread, still warm from the oven, sliced thick, slathered with real butter and topped with some homemade strawberry jam or slices of thick cheese, delicious! Baking bread is not only heavenly, it’s a substantial treat made with wholesome…

  • 25 Grilled Sandwiches To Satisfy Your Taste Buds

    25 Grilled Sandwiches To Satisfy Your Taste Buds If you’re a fan of sandwiches, you’re going to love this collection of recipes! A grilled ham & swiss satisfies taste buds effortlessly, but if you’re looking for something a little more creative or special, I’m sure you’ll find an…

  • Over 30 Tempting Meatloaf Recipes To Try: {Plus Tips}

    Over 30 Tempting Meatloaf Recipes To Try: {Plus Tips} This is one of my favorite main dishes since it’s super easy to put together, delicious and bonus! it’s my son’s favorite meal too (with buttery mashed potatoes of course). There are so many different ways to make meatloaf, try…

  • 75+ Pasta Recipes (Plus Cooking Tips)

    If you love pasta but the results are disappointing when you make it, it’s probably an error in preparation. The good news is, this is an easy fix! Here are 5 simple steps to cook it perfectly then I’ve listed…

  • Muffin Mania! 80+ Recipes Plus Quick Tips

    Muffin Mania! 80+ Recipes Plus Quick Tips If you’re a fan of freshly baked, homemade muffins, this is the page for you! I have dozens of different recipes organized below (some even healthified) that I’ve handpicked from around the ‘net. I’ve organized them into groups for easier…

  • Stir Fry Recipes For Each Day Of The Month

    Stir Fry Recipes For Each Day Of The Month I love stir fry meals! They’re not only delicious, they can be quite healthy too (especially when you use lots of fresh veggies, keep oil to a minimum and use low-salt ingredients). Here are my picks for nearly three dozen…

  • 15 Make Ahead Freezer Meals: Casserole & Hot Dish Recipes

    15 Make Ahead Freezer Meals: Casserole & Hot Dish Recipes Plan ahead by stashing away a few ready-to-heat casseroles and you’ll find they come in handy on busy days. When you’re preparing one dish for tonight’s meal, whip up two instead and pop the other in the freezer. You can…

  • Bake Sale Favorites: 40+ Recipes, Packaging Tips & Ideas

    Bake Sale Favorites: 40+ Recipes, Packaging Tips & Ideas Looking for some inspiration on what to make for a bake sale? This is the list for you! If you have children in school, involved with team sports or support local community groups and churches, chances are you’ll take part…

  • How To Make Homemade Vanilla Extract

    How To Make Homemade Vanilla Extract This brew is very easy to make and can be stored away in the pantry for your own use (and never run out again!) but also keep a batch on hand for gift-giving, they’ll be very appreciated! All that’s needed…