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Dairy-Free Salmon Spread

Dairy-Free Salmon Spread

Last Modified: Jan 16, 2019 Jump to Recipe • Print Recipe     Salmon Spread is a dairy-free, smooth appetizer that is quick and easy to prepare.    Canned salmon is blended with dairy-free cream cheese style spread, then onion, lemon juice, pecans and parsley are […]

Apple Grape Salad, Light and Refreshing

Apple Grape Salad, Light and Refreshing

Last Modified: Jan 14, 2019 Jump to Recipe • Print Recipe     Apple Grape Salad is a light, refreshing salad.  It’s full of apples, grapes, celery and walnuts.  It makes a delicious appetizer, salad or dessert.  It’s good to serve at a party.   If […]

Sliders with Spicy Ketchup

Sliders with Spicy Ketchup

Last Modified: Jan 9, 2019 Jump to Recipe • Print Recipe     Sliders with Spicy Ketchup are a tasty alternative to a full-size hamburger.   Sliders are smaller versions of hamburgers that are topped with a spicy ketchup and relish.  They are fun to make […]

Hot Sesame Sticks

Hot Sesame Sticks

Last Modified: Jan 7, 2019 Jump to Recipe • Print Recipe     Hot Sesame Sticks are little pastries with a slight peppery flavor.  They make a tasty appetizer and are delicious served with soups or salads.    When I want to make a version […]

Crusty Cheese Rings

Crusty Cheese Rings

Last Modified: Jan 2, 2019 Jump to Recipe • Print Recipe   Crusty Cheese Rings have a mild cheese flavor and are flaky on the inside with a crusty top.  They remind me of cheddar biscuits.  Crusty Cheese Rings make a delicious appetizer or snack […]

Aunt Jane’s Meat Ti Tai, Hungarian Meatballs

Aunt Jane’s Meat Ti Tai, Hungarian Meatballs

Last Modified: Dec 31, 2018 Jump to Recipe • Print Recipe     Meat Ti Tai is a Hungarian Meatball recipe from my Mom’s sister, my Aunt Jane.  Aunt Jane’s recipe instructs you to shape the meatballs like an egg and either brown them in […]

Apple Dumplings

Apple Dumplings

Last Modified: Dec 26, 2018 Jump to Recipe • Print Recipe     Apple Dumplings are apples baked in pastry shell with a cinnamon sugar syrup.  They are best served warm and go well with a big scoop of vanilla ice cream.    My Mom […]

Dairy-Free Almond Cookies

Dairy-Free Almond Cookies

Last Modified: Dec 24, 2018 Jump to Recipe • Print Recipe   Almond cookies are a delicious, crunchy cookie with an almond flavor.  Almond is a favorite flavor of mine.  I love it in cake icing, too.  My husband really enjoyed these cookies.   A […]

Caramel Candy – A Rich, Delicious Treat

Caramel Candy – A Rich, Delicious Treat

Last Modified: Dec 19, 2018 Jump to Recipe • Print Recipe     When I was a child, my mother always made Caramel Candy around Christmas.  Caramel is one of my favorite flavors.   Way back then, sea salt caramel candy wasn’t a “thing”.  They are […]

Turtles – Pecans, Caramel and Chocolate!

Turtles – Pecans, Caramel and Chocolate!

Last Modified: Dec 17, 2018 Jump to Recipe    •    Print Recipe     Turtle candy, a.k.a Turtles, are pecans covered in soft, chewy caramel then topped with chocolate.  They are so good!   Turtles are another Christmas candy that Mom would always have on hand.  […]