Pretzel Dogs & Pig in a Blanket Recipes


When I first started making the No-Knead-Refrigerator-Dough-easy bread recipe, I thought it was pretty spectacular. It’s the recipe that I’ve gotten the most positive feedback about so far, so I think you guys are liking it too.  The more I experiment with it, the more I realize that I really underestimated how life changing this…

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The Best Meatloaf Recipe Ever

This is the Chuck Norris of meatloaf recipes.  Don't even try to mess with it.  It is the best.

This IS the best meatloaf recipe ever…according to my son. “The kids in my class were CRAZY…they didn’t LIKE meatloaf!  I couldn’t believe it.  I guess it’s just because they had cafeteria meatloaf.” I’m generally not a fan of tooting-my-own-horn, but the other suggestion for a title was ‘meat muffins’…and that just didn’t sound appetizing….

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Fajita Recipe

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Mmmm…can you hear the lime fajita recipe sizzling? I crave good, savory food this time of year, and this is such a simple, quick dinner with loads of flavor.   It’s a nice change from sugar cookies and cheeseballs.   And it’s *fast*…as in ‘set the table before you start heating the pan’ fast. And delicious.  It’s…

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Baked Potato Pizza Recipe


This baked potato pizza recipe will be on my dinner table on Friday night. I was in a pepperoni rut, and need a change.  This is a really yummy and different ‘specialty’ pie, that is our favorite at an awsome local pizza place. You won’t believe how easy it is to toss together this recipe! …

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Homemade Pizza Recipe [E]


This homemade pizza recipe is very, very dangerous.  It’s so easy, and so delicious, that I’m temped to make it WAY too often.  And it’s *so* easy.  Even my two year old thinks it’s great fun to make pizza! We have this at least once a week, on our Friday Family Night.  Fridays are the…

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Granola Bar Recipe


This is the granola bar recipe of my dreams. I’d been on the hunt for a way to make my own granola bars for a couple of years now.  I kept finding recipes that required lots of ingredients, and too many steps.  Like “Make a double batch of granola, and then use it to make…

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Easy Bread Recipe

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This easy bread recipe is life changing.  Life. Changing. I had tried for quite some time to become a bread baker, with frustrating results.  Whether you’re an expert at baking bread, or a total novice like I am, this recipe is going to impress you. It rocks our world, and you won’t believe how easy…

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Bacon Cheeseburger Rice


Feast your eyes on this super easy ground beef recipe…it’s a new family favorite recipe! This, my friends, is bacon cheeseburger rice.  It’s goo-ood.  And easy.  Thanks to my friend W.R. for a new favorite main dish!Here’s what you need: One pound of ground beef, browned with a chopped onion.  Ketchup, yellow mustard and BB-Q…

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