Hungarian Apricot Kolaches and Nut Rolls

Hungarian Apricot Kolaches and Nut Rolls These adorable little cookies are as tasty as they are beautiful. My Hungarian grandmother made these using ice cream for the dough, but sometimes I use the cream cheese version. I share both dough variations and filling for the kolaches and nut rolls below. Enjoy! Ice Cream Dough2 cups... Continue Reading →

8-Layer Greek Dip

8-Layer Greek Dip This healthy dip can be an appetizer or a side dish and appeals to foodies and health conscious eaters alike. Simple. Healthy. Beautiful presentation. Absolutely delicious! For vegan, omit the Feta or use non-dairy version. Tailor ingredient amounts to your preferences. This recipe can be easily halved. 2 containers Red Pepper Hummus1... Continue Reading →

Mom’s Creamy Grape Salad

Mom's Creamy Grape Salad This creamy grape salad is refreshing during the summer and a lighter alternative to traditional desserts of the holiday season. Using red and green grapes makes it a nice Christmas dish, and kids and adults LOVE it! Naturally gluten free. 2 lbs red grapes, seedless2 lbs green grapes, seedless1 8 oz... Continue Reading →

Easy Chocolate Pie

Chocolate Pie The alternative name for this pie should be, The Pie Everyone Will Want to Recipe For. Dense, cholately, not too sweet but totally dessert, and even healthy-ish. The filling is more sturdy than a pudding or mousse pie and holds up well at a potluck table. Even those who resist "healthy" will fall... Continue Reading →

Regina’s Mississippi Mud Bars

Regina's Mississippi Mud Bars A mash-up of two recipes, this dessert is loved by the masses! Peanut allergy alert, but aside from that, you'll win the dessert table with this creation every time. For the Cake1 cup butter ((2 sticks))2 cups white sugar4 eggs1/3 cup cocoa1 1/2 cups all purpose flour1 1/2 teaspoon baking powderFilling2... Continue Reading →

Corn Chip Salad

Corn Chip Salad A crowd pleaser and seldom ANY leftover, BUT, it is terrible as leftovers so just a fair warning. The lettuce gets wilty and the corn chips soggy after a few hours, so plan to make just as much as you need for one meal. This recipe is easily doubled for crowds. 1... Continue Reading →

Roasted Beet Hummus

Roasted Beet Hummus Wow yourself and others by this earthy roasted beet hummus, no oil, no salt options available, that not only offers a stunning visual presentation, but delights the palate as well. Great for a no-guilt Valentine's gathering or any time you want to indulge in something aesthetically appealing that makes you feel good,... Continue Reading →

Hot Cocoa Drink Mix

Hot Cocoa Mix This creamy delicious mix is a great way to enjoy hot cocoa all winter long! The children prefer it to the store-bought pre-packaged. 8 cups dry milk powder1 16 ounce chocolate milk powder1 8 ounce powdered coffee creamer1/2 cup malted milk powder (optional)2 cups sugar (optional or use half)1/2 teaspoon salt4 cups... Continue Reading →

Russian Tea

Russian Tea Powdered Drink Mix This easy spiced drink mix was a Christmas staple in my childhood home, and tastes of sweet winter holidays. 2 cups instant tea with lemon2 cups Tang or other orange powdered drink mix1 cup sugar (optional)1 teaspoon ground cinnamon1/2 teaspoon ground cloves Mix well and store in container in cool... Continue Reading →

Hot Fudge Sundae Cake

Hot Fudge Sundae Cake This simple dessert makes any occassion special! Quick to put together. Staple ingredients. And oh so yum! See recipe note at the end. 1 cup all purpose flour3/4 cup granulated sugar2 Tablespoons baking cocoa (plus more for later, see further down)2 teaspoons baking powder1/4 teaspoon salt1/2 cup milk2 Tablespoons vegetable oil1... Continue Reading →

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