A square photo of a slice of 7UP Pound Cake drizzled with glaze on a plate. A second slice is blurred in the background and part of a white cake stand is visible.

7UP Pound Cake

This easy, lemony 7UP Pound Cake is moist, delicious, and tastes just like the soda! And it’s MADE with 7UP, too! A party and potluck favorite. While all cakes can be made from scratch,...

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Crispy Potato Latkes

Extra crispy potato latkes are great plain or served with apple sauce, ketchup, or sour cream and chives. Your new favorite side dish! Potato latkes take me back to Friday Fish Fries in Milwaukee. I...

A square photo of 2 savory cornbread cakes stacked on top of each other layered with sour cream and balsamic tomato salad.

Cornbread Cakes with Balsamic Tomato Salad

Savory cornbread cakes layered with sour cream and tangy, flavorful balsamic tomato salad. This mouth-watering combination is great for a light lunch or appetizer! I’m showing you this recipe today in the hopes that...

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Mushroom and Leek Tart

I teamed up with the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board and EatWisconsinCheese.com to bring you this Mushroom and Leek Tart! I’ve been compensated for my time. All opinions are mine alone. A soft and buttery...

A square picture of two bowls of Caprese Pasta with basil, roasted red tomatoes, and mozzarella cheese. Served in two black bowls. The bowl in the foreground has a fork and knife next to it, and a piece of baguette, oil and balsamic vinegar, and a basil leaf to the top right.

Caprese Pasta

This easy Caprese Pasta takes full advantage of summer’s ripe tomatoes and sweet basil. Add fresh mozzarella for a beautiful, simple meal. I like to make Caprese Pasta any time I don’t feel like cooking....

A square photo of a slice of lightly browned Quiche Lorraine, topped with a fresh sprig of thyme, and served with three strawberry halves on a white plate. The photo is from the side of the slice, and visible are the pieces of crisp bacon. There is a fork on the plate and it is on a white wood background with a white linen napkin. A blue terracotta pot is visible in the background.

Quiche Lorraine

I teamed up with the Roth Cheese to bring you this Quiche Lorraine featuring Grand Cru® Original. I’ve been compensated for my time. All opinions are mine alone. Serve classic Quiche Lorraine hot, cold,...

A square close-up photo of delicious and tender chicken thighs with 40 cloves of garlic. The chicken is in a stainless steel 6 qt pan, and visible are golden cloves of garlic and fresh green thyme.

Chicken with 40 Cloves of Garlic

Chicken with 40 Cloves of Garlic is a delicious one-pot meal with tender chicken, a fantastic sauce, and all the garlic! You’ll love it. Looking for a new way to eat chicken? Chicken with...

A square photo of a clear stemless wine glass of cold pirate punch, garnished with a maraschino cherry, orange slice, and pineapple chunk on a toothpick. There are two slices of pineapple on the bottom right hand side of the photo, a orange half in the bottom left, and the glass is set on a wood board.

Pirate Punch

Inspired by Carnival Cruises, this Pirate Punch is sweet, fruity, and tastes just like the tropics! Makes a pitcher for 8 or double the batch! A good friend tells you about the last great cocktail he or...

A square photo of a white bowl of Cowboy Spaghetti - chunks of ground sirloin, ,fire roasted tomatoes, fresh chopped green scallions and cheddar cheese - all topped with crumbled bacon. There is a fork with swirled cowboy spaghetti in the center-right of the photo.

Cowboy Spaghetti

Trust no one but cowboys to upgrade your spaghetti. Bacon, cheese, and lots of hot sauce make Cowboy Spaghetti a family favorite! I tried Cowboy Spaghetti at the suggestion of one of my readers,...

An overhead photo of the nicoise platter. Clockwise from the top are fresh watercress leaves, quartered red tomatoes, halved hard boiled eggs, black cured olives in a small white bowl, crustless wheat bread triangles, a bowl of seasoned yellow fin tuna, and french potato salad.

Niçoise Charcuterie Platter

I teamed up with the Genova Seafood®to bring you this Niçoise Charcuterie Platter! I’ve been compensated for my time. Genova also provided me with Easy Open cans for the purpose of this post. All...

A square photo of a single portion of Chinese Chicken Salad in a white bowl. There is a fork on the side. A larger bowl with more salad is blurred in the background. There is also a small bowl of Chow Mein noodles in the back.

Chinese Chicken Salad

Your new favorite Chinese Chicken Salad! The best mix of salad ingredients paired with a homemade Asian salad dressing so good, you’ll lick the bowl. Today, I’d like to celebrate the staying power of...

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Asian Salad Dressing and Marinade

The BEST Asian Salad Dressing! Made with mostly pantry ingredients, use this tasty dressing on salads, as a marinade, or even as a dipping sauce! I’m so excited to introduce you to your new...

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