Appetizers & Snacks

Basil Pesto Sunshine Sandwich

Rating: 4.5 stars 46
This is a sandwich you'll never forget. Two kinds of pesto are spread on focaccia, which is then piled high with roasted red peppers, feta cheese and basil.

Zucchini Wrapped in Tortillas

Rating: 3.5 stars 43
Here's what I do with the wonderful zucchini in summer. Don't be daunted by the list of ingredients. It's long because of the various added spices, which give the wraps a wonderful flavor. The actual procedure is quite simple.

Beer Battered Fried Vegetables

Rating: 4.5 stars 78
These battered fried vegetables are delicious! My family really likes this dish for a change of pace, especially when it's near fair time. You can use any type of dipping sauce that you enjoy with these vegetables.

Quick and Easy Ham with Sweet Potatoes

Rating: 4 stars 92
I love to eat ham and sweet potatoes all year round. I came up with this easy ham and sweet potato casserole that also makes cleaning up a breeze. Serve with a vegetable or side salad and rolls, and you will have a complete, satisfying meal.

Swedish Meatballs II

Rating: 4 stars 179
This is an old, classic recipe for Swedish meatballs. Serve with sauteed vegetables and fresh bread.

Chicken Asparagus Roll-Ups

Rating: 4.5 stars 1036
Very flavorful chicken and asparagus dish with almost a hollandaise-inspired flavor with a little crunch from the Panko breadcrumbs. Quick and easy to prepare, the presentation is simple yet elegant. Great served with artichokes!

Triple-Dipped Fried Chicken

Rating: 4.5 stars 964
Crispy, spicy, homemade fried chicken; equally good served hot or cold.

Slow Cooker Porcupine Meatballs With Peppers

Rating: 4 stars 69
Zesty porcupine meatballs with bell peppers have from-scratch flavor with shortcuts! Serve over pasta, next to pasta with a simple sauce (I like just olive oil, basil, garlic, and a dash of salt), or with some nice crusty bread.

Pumpkin Ginger Cupcakes

Rating: 5 stars 971
These pumpkin and ginger cupcakes are delicious, light, and fluffy. They taste of fall, and the crystallized ginger gives them a lovely little zing. Even people who don't like pumpkin love these cupcakes. These disappear as fast as I can set them out.

Angel Hair Pasta with Garlic Shrimp and Broccoli

Rating: 4.5 stars 542
This makes the best cream sauce I've ever had. It's a quick meal that is a sure way to impress company without the hassle.

Chinese Broccoli

Rating: 4 stars 74
Crisp Chinese broccoli flavored with ginger, hoisin sauce, and sesame oil.

Oh-So-Good Chicken

Rating: 4.5 stars 746
An easy chicken casserole with lots of flavor.