Latest Recipes

American Chop Suey with Bread and Vegetables
American, New England

Gram’s Easy American Chop Suey

Cooks in 20 minutes Difficulty Easy

This American Chop Suey recipe brings back so many memories of my Gram. She wasn’t one of those Grams who wore an apron and made cookies all day. Oh, she […]

Pile of peanut butter chocolate chip cookies.
American, Southern

Ultimate Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Cooks in 12 minutes Difficulty Easy

Ok, I don’t really want to brag, but I have to. This peanut butter chocolate chip cookie recipe is THE BOMB! It’s super easy and the results are MMmmmwaaah! Salty-sweet, crunchy-chewy heaven. You’re going to love it!

Sour Dough Apple Upside Down Cake
American

Sourdough Apple Upside Down Cake

Cooks in 1 Hours, 20 Minutes Difficulty Easy

I’m always looking for ways to use up my leftover sourdough starter and my new Sourdough Apple Upside Down Cake recipe turned out to be a really good place to […]

Chili con Carne with Beans
American, Southwestern

How to Make Chili con Carne with Beans

Cooks in 2 Hours, 00 Minutes Difficulty Easy

Temperatures are dropping, leaves are falling, snow boards and ski slopes are looming. It’s time to make a big pot of chili to warm your belly and your soul. It’s […]

Bowl of Chicken, Sausage, and Shrimp Gumbo Filé
American, Southern

Really Good Gumbo Recipe

Cooks in 2 hours Difficulty Medium

The reason the word “gumbo” has a G, an M, and an O in it is because OMG, it’s good! Today, October 12th, is National Gumbo Day and we’re going […]

Prickly pear jelly on toast.
American, Southwestern

How to Make Prickly Pear Jelly

Cooks in 40 minutes Difficulty Medium

Life is really good when Mother Nature just hands you something super special for nothing. Here in the Sonoran Desert, and much of the desert southwest, in midsummer to early […]

Hamburger gravy over biscuits.
American, Southern

US Army Hamburger Gravy – SOS

Cooks in 25 minutes Difficulty Easy

There’s nothing better on a cold morning than hearty breakfast. A fluffy biscuit or two smothered in ground beef gravy eaten alongside 300 of your closest friends. SOS is perfect for camping, a forced march, or when you know you’re going to need a lot of energy to sustain you until later in the day.

Salsa Verde Recipe with Roasted Tomatillos
Mexican

Salsa Verde Recipe with Roasted Tomatillos

Cooks in 15 minutes Difficulty Easy

This salsa verde recipe is a definite crowd pleaser that adds a fresh, bright note to grilled meats, tacos, and much more. A mixture of roasted tomatillos and green chiles, […]

Homemade Flour Tortillas
Mexican

Authentic Large Flour Tortilla Recipe

Cooks in 12 minutes Difficulty Medium

There are few things better in the world than a fresh-cooked flour tortilla. The aroma alone is reason enough to make them at home. The feel of a warm, flour-dusted […]