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Recipes I've Shared:

Homemade Butterfingers

Fresh candy corn is best.

Mixed Nut Brittle

This is a peanut brittle recipe with a few changes!

Cashew Butter cookies

These are from Joanne Fluke’s book “Christmas Cake Murder”

Tater tot Hot Dish a Minnesota Special

You can add vegetables to make this better for you. Onions are nice in it as well.

Lemon Posset with Blueberries

This is very English and something I have wanted to tast for years!

Strawberry Cream

From a book called "Pig Out".

Nora Canavan's Rangers

Extra krisp cookies from this recipe!

Date candy

My take on a heathy recipe!

Puppy Chow for People

Can be used as a snack for children. It is a bit high in calories but so good, and has some fiber too!

Chicken Marengo

A family favorite!

Praline Charlottes

This recipe is from a Joanne Fluke book.

Chocolate chip Crunch Cookies

From Joanne Fluke's book " Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder" .

Cream of Chicken Wild Rice Soup

Can be made lighter by changing the half and half, but we like it this way.

Low Sugar Sweet Cherry Preserve

I like raw sugar in most things.

Incredible! (1 rating)
Strawberry Rhubarb Tapioca Baked Pudding

You can use raw sugar instead of granulated in this recipe!


Fanny Farms recipe! No eggs cookies.

Hershey's Chewy Chocolate Cookies

Good for ice cream sandwiches but need to bake longer for crunch!

Peanut Brittle

Got this from the Betty Crocker Cookbook when I was a kid, but I have changed it some since.

Pasta with fried vegetables

My niece did this kind of thing first.

Zucchini crusted Pizza

Sliced zucchini is used instead of crust!

Rum Sauce for bread puddings.

This can be made with other things like whiskey!

Amish Sugar Cookies

Sometimes called the world's best sugar cookies!

Tropical Fruit Salad

Sweet without added sugars!

Fluffy Tapioca Cream

Good warm or cold. Can be eaten with fruit or plain.

Alabama Orange Rolls

Recipe is from Cooks Country magizine and they are great rolls just do not have them too often.

Carrot, Raisin and Walnut Salad

Good for a sandwich or as a side salad.

Tina's English Toffee

Less nuts can be used but we like lots of them.

Lentils and Rice

My sister's recipe she has made it for many years.

French Apple Cake

From a co-op magizine.

Beet and Carrot Salad

Norweigen salad my sister learned years ago.

Honey almond milk

Mostly to have this for tracking my food!

Roasted Delicata Squash

A new squash to try for a new dish.

Leek and Potato Soup

Rich leeky potato soup.

Swedish Creamed Cabbage

We like this for the Swedish Holiday for Saint Lucy.

Vanishing oatmeal cookies

We like them with nuts and chocolate chips added.

Braised Red Cabbage with Apple and Onion

Cut onion in half and slice thin, cut skin off apples then cut in quarters and core before slicing thin as well. The cabbage should weight 2 pounds, cut in quarters remove core before slicing thin.

Fresher Creamed Corn

Cook's Country recipe very good. Not at all like the canned stuff.

Lemon Almond Hearts

No gluten in these cookies.

Mamie Eisenhower's Fudge

The story as I know it is that this fudge was named for her not that she invented it herself.

Great Grandma's Caramels

The best caramels ever!


Made for Saint Nicholas Day on December the Sixth. I like to make them a day before so they are done for the day.

Scotch Shortbread

This is from Joy of Cooking.

Summer Squash Casserole Cockaigne

This is from an old copy of Joy of Cooking.

Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies

Smaller cookies make lower calories!

Raspberry and Nectarine Ice Cream

The cooking time should be freezing time but that will not work.

Nectarine and Raspberry Ice Cream

My sister Mimi likes to make ice cream in the summer.

Orth Family Waldorf Salad

Can be made with grapes instead of bananas.

Chicken Spinach Spread

One of my favorite foods. Knorr makes a good Vegetable Soup Mix, too.


An old family dish that crossed the prairies with my ancestors.

Swedish Ginger Cookies

Very thin and crisp.

Bob's pasta salad

A nice recipe my brother in-law gave us before he died!

Quick Irish Cream Fudge

If you've never made fudge before, you might be surprised at how easy it is to throw together. This Irish cream fudge takes just 5 minutes to mix up before chilling it to set in the fridge.

Apple Pan Dowdy

Just like the song!

Egg White Cookies

These are sometimes called Kisses or meringues.

Fresh Asparagus Soup

Low calories and looks high!

Slow Cooker Vegetable Soup

You can make this vegan by using vegetable broth instead of beef broth.

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