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Shortbread Pie Crust

Shortbread Pie CrustFor any pie recipe that calls for shortbread crust, this is a great alternative. Set oven to 325 degrees Fahrenheit (165 degrees C). In a big bowl, combine flour, butter, brown sugar, and white sugar with your hands. Work the dough with your hands until it holds together. Chill for two hours before […]

Open Faced Egg Sandwiches with Arugula Salad

Open Faced Egg Sandwiches with Arugula SaladCrusty slices of rustic bread spread with garlicky mayonnaise make a great foundation for open-faced sandwiches topped with lightly dressed arugula and a fried egg. It’s a great quick lunch. In a small bowl, combine the mayonnaise and the garlic. On one side of the bread slices, spread mayonnaise. […]

Cotton Candy Grape Lemonade Ice Pops

Cotton Candy Grape Lemonade Ice PopsPink lemonade is used to make the grape ice pops from Cotton Candy┬«. On a sweltering summer day, they make the ideal refreshment because they come out sweet and tart. Distribute grapes among the ice-pop molds. Over the grapes, pour the lemonade. Overnight or for eight hours, freeze. To release […]

Creamy Homemade Hot Cocoa

Creamy Homemade Hot CocoaThis recipe for hot chocolate is delicious and creamy. This homemade hot chocolate, which uses unsweetened cocoa, sugar, and milk, is beloved by both children and adults. Combine sugar cocoa powder and salt in a saucepan. Add boiling water and whisk until smooth. Bring mixture to a simmer stirring continuously to prevent […]

Snicky Snackies

Snicky SnackiesYou’ve heard of caramel corn, but how about caramel pretzels? Mini pretzels and mixed nuts make a great sweet and salty snack! Preheat oven to 250 degrees F (120 degrees C). In a 9×13-inch baking dish combine the pretzels and nuts. Set aside. In a large saucepan combine the butter sugar corn syrup and […]

Low Carb Zucchini Fries

Low Carb Zucchini FriesBaked zucchini ‘fries’ are actually coated in an almond-Parmesan cheese coating and baked until crisp and golden brown. Set oven to 425 degrees Fahrenheit (220 degrees C). Use parchment paper to cover a baking sheet. Slice each 3-inch-long piece of zucchini into nine fries. Salt the zucchini fries before placing them in […]

Mom’s Jiffy Cinnamon Rolls

Mom’s Jiffy Cinnamon RollsReal yeast-risen cinnamon rolls in record time? Yes, it’s possible with this recipe that adds the helper ingredient of packaged yellow cake mix to make the rolls tasty and light. They need just 15 minutes to rise. Combine 3 cups flour cake mix yeast and salt in a large bowl; beat warm […]

Creamy Lemon Pie I

Creamy Lemon Pie IThis pie is easy to make, very creamy, and lemony. Whipping cream, sweetened condensed milk, and freshly squeezed lemon juice are combined, then poured into a graham cracker crust and chilled. It tastes great when served frozen as well. Lemon juice should be squeezed into a medium mixing bowl. Add whipped topping […]

Easy Oven-Roasted Chicken Gyros

Easy Oven-Roasted Chicken GyrosThis tasty, entertaining recipe for oven-roasted chicken gyros uses a marinade with Greek influences. Combine Greek yogurt olive oil lemon juice vinegar garlic salt paprika black pepper cumin coriander oregano red pepper and cinnamon in a medium bowl and stir until well combined. Pound chicken thighs evenly to about 1/2 inch in […]