These are some of my favorite recipes gathered from various sources through the years. Enjoy!

Appetizers and Side Dishes

Artichoke Dip

Cheddar Cheese Ball

Cheese Bread

Cranberry Sauce

Fruit Dip

Hot Artichoke and Spinach Dip

Kielbasa with Sauce

Light Caesar Salad Dressing

Peach Jam

Puppy Chow

Sage Stuffing



Baileys Mocha

Mom’s Hot Cocoa

Orange Breakfast Smoothie

Soothing Drink For Sickies

Strawberry Banana Breakfast Smoothie

Breads, Muffins, and Rolls

Apple Cranberry Scones

Banana Bread

Beer Rolls

Corn Bread

Cranberry Orange Bread

Irish Soda Bread

Kateri’s Pumpkin Mufins

Lenten Pretzels

Pumpkin Bread

Resurrection Rolls

Whole Wheat Flax and Apple Muffins

Whole Wheat Muffins


Angel Food Cake

Blueberry Coffee Cake

Carrot Cake

Cream Cheese Frosting

Fudgy Chocolate Cupcakes

Mix-in-the-Pan Double Chocolate Snack Cake

Sunday Coffee Cake



Cream Cheese Mints

Never Fail Fudge

Peanut Butter Cups

Toffee Candy


Cookies and Bars

Banana Biscuits for Baby

Best Ever (Really!) Chocolate Chip Cookies

Big Breakfast Nut Cookies

Brown Sugar Cutouts

Chocolate Cranberry Cookies

Chocolate-Dipped Coconut Macaroons

Cinnamon Ornaments

Gingerbread Cookies


Happy Cookie Bars

One Bowl Brownies

Pineapple Cookies

Rahpael’s Graham Crackers

Royal Icing

Russian Tea Cakes


Sunburst Lemon Bars



Apple Crisp

Baked Custard

Bread Pudding

Chocolate Almond Cheesecake

Chocolate Chip Cheesecake

Chocolate Pudding

St. Joseph’s Cream Puffs


Main Dishes

Chicken Cilantro

Cranberry Pork

Creamy Chicken Casserole

Pork Tenderloin with Dijon Marsala

Savory Beef Stew

Sweet and Sour Pork

Tomato Basil Stuffed Chicken Breasts

Tourtiere (Canadian Pork Pie)



Basic Pie Dough

Best Ever Pumpkin Pie

Frozen Pumpkin Pie

Kentucky D Pie

Pecan Pie

Strawberry Glace Pie