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Recipe Difficulty: Easy

MATZO BALL SOUP

MATZO BALL SOUP

In this rendition of a timeless classic rich, chicken broth, tender chicken, and those delightful matzo balls, floating like clouds in a bowl.

QUICK CHICKEN SATAY

QUICK CHICKEN SATAY

Savory, sweet, and tangy chicken satay, tender, skewered chicken grilled to perfection and served with a rich and flavorful easy homemade peanut sauce. Peanut sauce recipe also available in this post.

SIMPLE PEANUT SAUCE

SIMPLE PEANUT SAUCE

An irresistibly creamy and flavorful peanut sauce, perfect for dipping or drizzling over dishes. Made with simple ingredients, it adds a rich and nutty taste to any meal.

SLOW COOKER PORK CARNITAS

SLOW COOKER PORK CARNITAS

Discover how to make mouthwatering and budget-friendly Pork Carnitas infused with zesty citrus and classic Mexican spices in this easy-to-follow recipe perfect for Cinco de Mayo celebrations! Instant Pot directions are below.

3 INGREDIENT SCOTTISH SHORTBREAD COOKIES

3 INGREDIENT SCOTTISH SHORTBREAD COOKIES

Indulge in our 3-ingredient Scottish Shortbread recipe – a timeless delight with a touch of history. Easy, festive, and perfect for gifting.

CLASSIC QUICHE LORRAINE

CLASSIC QUICHE LORRAINE

Timeless and elegant, Quiche Lorraine is perfect for so many occasions. Be it breakfast, brunch, lunch or a light supper, you can't go wrong serving quiche!

PEAR GINGER CHUTNEY

PEAR GINGER CHUTNEY

CLASSIC THANKSGIVING STUFFING

CLASSIC THANKSGIVING STUFFING

This classic stuffing is a crowd-pleaser. Better than any box, made easily from scratch with variations like Apple Cranberry Pecan or Bacon Parmesan. It's a frugal yet delightful way to enhance any meal.

THANKSGIVING HAND PIES

THANKSGIVING HAND PIES

Savor the flavors of Thanksgiving in 12 mini pies, filled with turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, and cranberry sauce. Serve with optional gravy for a delightful twist on leftovers.

PERSONAL THANKSGIVING POT PIES

PERSONAL THANKSGIVING POT PIES

Transform your Thanksgiving remnants into savory pot pies. These 6 individual pies feature tender turkey, veggies, and golden puff pastry crusts. A delightful way to enjoy your holiday leftovers.

MUSHROOM SKULLS

MUSHROOM SKULLS

Fresh mushrooms easily transformed to look like spooky skulls. Here’s a ghoulishly great addition to your Halloween board

BEER CHEESE BALL

BEER CHEESE BALL

This savory creation is a blend of creamy cheeses, carefully chosen to maximize flavor without breaking the bank.