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Have fun checking out all these great recipes submitted by moms, dads & grandparents across the country. It is important for the whole family sit down to dinner together but it can be challenging to come up with new recipes every week. Take advantage of fun ideas from other parents.




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RECIPE INDEX

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Name Category Sub-Category Prep-Time Serves
5 minute PIZZA Lunch Dinner 2 minutes 2
7 Layer Bars Dessert 10 Minutes 0
Applesauce Breakfast Crock Pot 10 min. 4
Apricot Balls Dessert 24
Arroz con Leche Dessert snacks for kids 5 min 6
Artichoke & Wild Mushroom Dip Appetizers 30 minutes 0
Artichoke Dip Appetizers 15 min. 0
Artichoke Salsa Appetizers 15 min. 0
Asian Style Pork Medallions Dinner Pork 10 minutes 4
Asparagus & String Bean Salad Salads & Veggies 15 min. 4
Asparagus & Tarragon Lemon Sauce Appetizers 10 min. 0
Baked Apples Snacks for Kids Crock Pot 15 min. 3
Baked Carrots Holiday Recipes 15 minutes 2
Baked Onions Salads & Veggies 30 minutes 4
Banana Bread Dessert 15 minutes 20
Basic White Bread Side Dishes Breads 15 minutes 16
Bean Dip (hot) Appetizers 20 min. 0
Beef BBQ Dinner Crock Pot 10 min. 4
Beef Stew with Sour Kraut Soups Slow-Cooker 10 minutes 6
Beef Stroganoff Dinner Crock Pot 30 min. 4
BisQuick Squiggle Paint Craft Recipes 0
Black Bean & Avocado Salsa Appetizers 20 Minutes 4
Blue Cheese Pasta Side Dishes Pasta 15 min. 4
Blue Cheese Salad Salads & Veggies Salad 15 min. 4
Brazilian Strogonoff Dinner 15~20 min. 4
Breakfast Bagel Sandwich Breakfast y 15 min. 4
Breakfast Casserole Breakfast 20 min 6
Breakfast Casserole with sausage Breakfast 15 min. 0
Brie topped with Carmelized Pecans Appetizers y 0
Broc bake Side Dishes 15 min 6
Cabbage Stew Soups 1 hour 6
Cake mix cookies Dessert cookies 10 min. 10
California Cowboy Caviar Appetizers 20 minutes 6
Carribean Salad Salads & Veggies 15 min. 6
Cauliflower Appetizer Appetizers 10 min. 0
Cheesy Chicken and Artichoke Bites Appetizers 10 minutes 48
Cheesy Corn Casserole Side Dishes Vegetable 10 minutes 6
Cheesy Creamed Corn Side Dishes 12
Chicken & Pasta Dinner Quick dinner 15 minutes 6
Chicken and Sausage Cacciatore with grape tom Dinner chicken 20 min. 4
Chicken Cordon Bleu - easy Dinner Chicken 10 min. 3
Chicken Divan Dinner y 15 min. 0
Chicken Hawaiian Dinner 15 minutes 6
Chicken in Sour Cream Dinner Crockpot 5 min. 4
Chicken in Sourdough Basket Dinner 20 min. 4
Chicken Ole Dinner 5 min 6
Chicken Tetrazzini Dinner 15 minutes 6
Chili Appetizers Crock Pot 10 min. 6
Chili Verde Salsa Pork Tenderloin Dinner Crockpot 5 minutes 4
Chimichangas Dinner Mexican 15 min. 4
Chocolate Chip Bannana Muffins Breakfast 15 minutes 0
Chocolate Monkey Shake Snacks for Kids Smoothies / Shakes 5 minutes 1
Chocolate Pudding Cake Dessert y 15 minutes 12
Chopped Italian Salad Salads & Veggies Salad 30 min. 4
Cinnamon Applesauce Ornament Craft Craft Recipes Holiday Craft 0
Cinnamon-Apple Oven Pancake Breakfast y 5 min 6
Cinnamon-Honey Cookies Holiday Recipes 0
Cioppino Dinner 10 6
Claybaked Ornaments Craft Recipes 0
Coco Cookies Dessert 10 minutes 12
coffee cake Dessert dessert 20 min 12
Cold Pasta Salad Side Dishes Pasta 10 min. 8
Corn Casserole Side Dishes 5 minutes 4
Corn Pudding Holiday Recipes Side Dish 10 8
Corn Souffle Side Dishes Holidays 0
Cornbread Sausage Casserole Breakfast Casserole 15 min. 4
Corned Beef & Cabbage in the Crock Pot Dinner Crock-Pot 5 min. 4
Cornflake Christmas Trees/Wreaths Holiday Recipes 24
Cranberry Hazelnut Pie Dessert Thanksgiving recipe winner! 20 minutes 8
Cranberry Relish Holiday Recipes 30 minutes 8
Cranberry sparkling cider Appetizers drink recepe 10 minutes 4
Creamy Clams Dinner 4
Creamy Scrambled Eggs Breakfast eggs 5 minutes 4
Crispy Potato Wedges Side Dishes Potatoes 10 minutes 4
Cucumber Salad Salads & Veggies 2
Cucumber w/ Salmon Cream cheese Appetizers left Over Salmon? 10 minutes 0
Czech Potato Salad Side Dishes Holudays 0
Delicious Cauliflower Salads & Veggies 5 minutes 4
Dessert Nachos Dessert 5 min 4
Dog Birthday Cake Craft Recipes Animals 5 Minutes 0
Dump Cake Dessert Cakes 5-10 minutes 12
Easy Baby Back Ribs Dinner Pork Ribs 8 hrs 4
Easy cake mix Fruit Cobbler Dessert 0
Easy Cherry Cheesecake Squares Dessert snacks 5 min 12
Easy chicken tacos Dinner poultry 5 min. 12
Easy Crepes Breakfast FUN FOR KIDS TO MAKE 5 min. 14
EASY HEATH BAR TRIFLE Dessert 15 minutes 8
EASY Southern Strawberry Shortcake Dessert 0
Easy Strawberry Pie Dessert 15 min 6
Easy to make Casseroles Appetizers casseroles 10minutes 8
Egg in a Nest Breakfast 2 min 1
Eggnog Pudding Holiday Recipes Dessert 10-15 minutes 6
Eggplant Grilled with Mozzarella Salads & Veggies y 4
Enchiladas with Chicken & Grilled Veggies Dinner 40 min. 6
Endive & Blue Cheese Salad Appetizers 15 min. 0
Flan Dessert 10 min. 10
Fondue Appetizers 20 min. 0
French Toast - baked Breakfast 15 min. 4
french toast cups Breakfast 5 min. 4
Frog Eye Salad Salads & Veggies Fruit Salad 10 min. 6
Fruit Dip Appetizers Dips 12
Fruit Punch Bowl Cake Dessert 8
Fruit Salsa Snacks for Kids 3 min. 0
Giant Tissue Paper Flowers Craft Recipes 0
Gingerbread House Decorating Craft Recipes Holiday Craft 1 hour 0
Gourmet Greens Salads & Veggies Salad 15 min. 4
Greek Antipasto Salad Salads & Veggies Salad 20 min. 4
Green Beans & Shallots Salads & Veggies y 15 min. 8
Green Beans with Blue Cheese Salads & Veggies 10 min. 4
Green Beans with Tomato Salad Salads & Veggies 10 min. 4
Green Beans with Walnuts & Lemon Salads & Veggies 5 min. 4
Green Chili Chicken Enchilada Casserole Dinner Mexican 15 min 8
Grilled Chicken with Cilantro Sauce Dinner Chicken 15 min. 4
Grilled Tomatoes with Blue Cheese Salads & Veggies y 10 min. 0
Hamburger Quiche Dinner 15 minutes 6
Holiday Pretzel Salad Salads & Veggies Holiday Fruit Salad 20 8
Hot Curried Fruit Side Dishes 10 min. 0
Hot Fennel & Cheese Dip Appetizers y 30 min. 0
Hot Spinach & Artichoke Dip Appetizers 10 minutes 4
Jazzy Lime Grilled Chicken Dinner grill 5 min. plus 2 hours to marinde 6
Killer Croc Pot Tri-Tip Dinner Crock Pot 15min 6
King's Arm Tavern Sweet Potatoes Side Dishes y 10 min. 0
Lemon Poppy Seed Cake Dessert 15 min. 6
Lemon Squares by Grandmere Dessert 30 min. 0
Lettuce Cups with Chicken Side Dishes y 20 min. 4
Linguine with Tomatoes & Basil Dinner Pasta Salad 15 min. 2
Mache, Parmesan, Pear & Walnut Salads & Veggies Salad 15 min. 2
Mago Ginger Brie Appetizers 2 min 10
Mardi Gras Monkey Bread aka Holiday Recipes 0
Meat Loaf in Crock Pot Dinner Crock-Pot 10 min. 6
Mixed Greens & Goat Cheese Salads & Veggies Salad 10 min. 0
Napa Valley Basil-Smoked Burgers Dinner 10 min. 4
Nicoise Salad Salads & Veggies Salad 30 min. 4
Onion Pie Side Dishes 15 min. 4
Orange Lacquered Tofu Dinner vegetarian 0
Oreos Dessert 15 30
orzo pasta and peppers Dinner pasta 20min 6
Parmesan Cheese Crisps Appetizers 10 min. 0
Pasta Salad Salads & Veggies 15 minutes 4
Pasta with Shrimp & Asparagus Dinner Pasta 20 min. 4
Patriotic Pops Holiday Recipes 4th of July Dessert 5 minutes 12
Peach Cobbler - Easy BisQuick Dessert 6
Peanut Butter Cup Cookies Dessert Cookies 10-15 minutes 50
Peanut Butter Pie Dessert 5 minutes 6
Peas and Macaroni Dinner 10 mins 0
Peppermint Bark Holiday Recipes 30 minutes 0
Peppermint Squares Holiday Recipes Desserts 0
Persimmon Cookies Dessert Cookies 10 minutes 0
Pizza Appetizer Appetizers 10 min. 4
Pork Chops with Rosemary Dinner Pork 10 min. 4
Portabella & Mozzarella Salads & Veggies 15 min. 4
Portuguese Beans Side Dishes Beans 10 in 6
Pot Roast Dinner Crock-Pot 10 minutes 4
Potatoes & Spinach au Gratin Side Dishes y 1 hour 0
Potpourri Sachets Craft Recipes 0
Pound Cake Dessert 5 minutes 12
Pretzel Jello Salads & Veggies Holiday -Fruit Salad 30 mins 18
Pulled Pork Dinner y 10 min. 6
Pumpkin cookies Dessert cookies - Holiday 15 min 3
Pumpkin Muffins Holiday Recipes 0
Pumpkin Soup Soups 15 min. 2
Quiche - Spinach & Bacon Breakfast y 15 min. 6
Quick Turkey Sloppy Joes Dinner 5 minutes 4
Raspberry Yogurt Sorbet Delight Dessert Drink 4
Red Goldfish Soup Soups fun Lunch for kiddos 5 5
Red Peppers Stuffed with Tomatoes & Feta Salads & Veggies 15 min. 4
Reuben Dip Appetizers 10 minutes 0
Ribollita (Italian Vegetable Stew) Soups Stew 10 min. 6
Roasted Asparagus Salads & Veggies Asparagus 4
Roasted Pumpkin with Shallots and Sage Side Dishes Veggies 15 4
Salmon Burgers Dinner 10 min. 4
Salmon with Mustard-Caper Sauce Dinner 10 min. 4
Salmon with Orange Marmalade Dinner Fish 5 minutes 4
Scalloped Potatoes Side Dishes y 20 min. 0
Scones Breakfast 15 min. 6
Seven-Up Cake Dessert Cake 15 minutes 0
Shamrock Shake Snacks for Kids 5 min. 2
Short Ribs braised Dinner y 15 minutes 4
Shrimp & Avocado Tacos Dinner 15 min. 6
Shrinky Dink Ornaments Craft Recipes 0
Smoked Gouda and Penne Pasta Salad Salads & Veggies 20 minutes 6
Soba & Slaw Salad Salads & Veggies Salad 30 min. 4
Sour Cream Sauce for Fruit Snacks for Kids 5 min. 0
Spiced Cranberry-Orange Jell-O Holiday Recipes Sides 10 minutes 10
Spinach & Strawberry Salad Salads & Veggies 15 minutes 4
Spinach Pesto Pea Salad Salads & Veggies Salad 10 min. 4
Spinach with Red Peppers Salads & Veggies 10 min. 4
Squash-a-roni Side Dishes 10 min 4
Strata with cheese, ham & spinach Breakfast y 45 min. 0
Stuffed Mushroom Cps Appetizers y 20 min. 4
Stuffed Mushrooms Appetizers 10 min. 4
Stuffed Red Peppers Salads & Veggies 15 min. 4
Stuffed Zucchini Dinner 20-30 min 4
Sugar Cookies Holiday Recipes Dessert 0
Summer Roasted Peaches Dessert 20 minutes 8
Sun-dried Tomato and Artichoke Chicken Dinner Chicken 10 minutes 4
Sweet Potato Cassarole Side Dishes Holidays 10 min 4
Taco Salad Salads & Veggies Salad 30 min. 4
Taco Soup Soups 5 minutes 6
Taco Soup Soups Dinner 15 min 6
Tater Tot Casserole Dinner 0
Tater Tot Casserole Dinner 10 minutes 4
Thumbprint Cookies Dessert 5 minutes 12
Toffee-Chocolate Bark Dessert 30 min. 40
Tofu-Yogurt (Better for you!) Pancakes Breakfast 8 minutes 4
Tomato and Red Onion Salad Salads & Veggies 25 Minutes 6
Tomato Garlic Pasta Dinner Pasta 10 minutes 4
Tortilla Soup Soups 30 min. 4
Tortilla Soup Soups 15 minutes 4
Valentine's & Holiday Cookies Holiday Recipes Cut-out cookies 0
Vegetarian Split Pea Soup Soups Crock-Pot Recipe 15 minutes 4
White Chicken Chili Soups Crock Pot 15 min. 4
White Pasta Dinner Pasta 15 min 4
Zesty Tilapia Dinner Microwave 3 min 0
Zucchini Chips Salads & Veggies 10 min. 4



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