We have menus, recipes, and party inspirations for major holidays like Christmas, Thanksgiving and Easter—plus a plateful of recipes for fun days like April Fool's and free time on long holiday weekends.
Hot Cranberry Punch
Cranberry juice, orange juice, and lemonade spiced with cinnamon and cloves make a delicious holiday punch.
Grilled Kielbasa Kabobs
Preheat grill or broiler to high. Thread four 12-inch skewers alternating sausage and vegetables. Combine oil, mustard, lemon juice and soy sauce in a jar….
Fiesta Bean and Beef Dip
Brown meat with onion. Drain off grease. Add taco seasoning and amount of water suggested on packet. Add Rotel, beans and cheese. Heat thoroughly. Serve…
Cole Slaw Dressing
Blend together mayonnaise, sugar, vinegar, and oil. Add garlic and onion powders, mustard, celery salt, pepper, lemon juice, half and half, and salt. Stir until…
Crabmeat au Gratin
Rich and creamy Crabmeat au Gratin needs only a crisp green salad and crusty bread to make a meal.
Black Bean, Corn and Couscous Salad
Prepare couscous according to package directions. To cool quickly, spread the couscous on a large baking sheet in a thin layer and let stand for…
Fudgy Mint Brownies
Andes mints, those after-dinner favorites, form a chocolatey glaze on top of these fudgy brownies.
New Mexico Biscochitas
Preheat oven to 375F. Cream together lard and 2 cups of the sugar in a large mixing bowl. Add the eggs, anise seeds, and vanilla….
Chocolate, sour cream brownies iced with rich chocolate icing and sprinkled with chopped walnut pieces.
Slow Oven Beef Stew
Combine meat, onions, celery, carrots, tomato juice, tapioca, sugar, salt, pepper, and basil in a 2 1/2 quart casserole. Cover and cook at 300F for…
Caraway Rice Special
In a large kettle, saute celery and onion in oil until crisp-tender (about 2 minutes). Stir in rice, water, bouillon, caraway seed, salt, and Mrs….
Chocolate Mint Cookies
Mint-flavored chocolate chips or chopped chocolate-mint candies stud these classic cookies.
Chicken Supreme with Black Olives
Black olives and mozzarella cheese dress up these baked chicken breasts.