Make Your Life Delicious

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Appetizers

See also: Dips & Salsas
Cheeseboard Tips
Cheese Lover’s Snacks and Hacks
Chicken Meatballs with Cumin and Orange
Easy Apple Tarts
Ham and Gruyere Mini Turnovers
Lemon Herb Lamb And Vegetable Kabobs
Mandarin & Prosciutto Bruschetta
Moroccan Shrimp with Pomegranate Sauce
Nachos for a Party Crowd
Veggie Spring Rolls
Mozzarella Sticks Reindeer Snacks
Mushroom Squash Tart
Nutty Lemon and Chicken Party Kabobs
Spicy Grapefruit Guacamole
Teriyaki Chicken And Scallion Kabobs

Baking

♦ Breads

Dill Ricotta Biscuits
Dinner Rolls with Savory Seed Topping
Double Chocolate Muffin
Easy Cinnamon Rolls
Make-Ahead Orange Rolls
Maple Walnut Sticky Buns
Pulla Bread
Short Cut Chocolate Filled Rolls
Whole Wheat Walnut Pumpkin Bread
World’s Best Bran Muffins

 

♦ Cakes

 

♦ Cookies, Bars, Brownies

The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies in the World
Black Sesame Chocolate Chip Cookies
Cake Pops with Pantry Toppers
Chocolate Peppermint-Marshmallow Sandwiches
Chocolate Snowman Cookies
Christmas Tree Lollipop Cookies
Clementine Almond Cookies
Coconut Cherry Balls
Dulche de Leche Chocolate Bars
 Gingerbread House Facades
Ginger Spice Button Cookies
Irish Heart Shamrock Cookies
Lemon Royal Icing
Peanut Butter Brownie Cake
Peanut Butter Rudolph Reindeer Cookies
Peppermint Cloud Brownies
Magnificent Macaroons
Marshmallow Ghost Cookies
Monster Cookies
Pecan Crispies
Santa Face Cookies
Skeleton Cookies
Spooky Spiral Cookies
Squashed Brownies
White Christmas Candy Canes

 

Frostings/Icings

Royal Icing
Creamy Caramel Icing

 

♦ Cupcakes

Black Cat Cupcakes
Candy Corn Twist Cupcakes
Crazy for Candy Cupcakes
Easter Bunny and Chick Cupcakes
Eerie Eyeball Cupcakes
Floating Ghost Cupcakes
Pumpkin Marshmallow Cupcakes
Spring Cupcakes
Vanilla cupcakes

 

♦  Pies

Beautiful Pie Crusts
Black Bottom Chocolate Cream Pie
Blow Your Mind Coconut-Mango Pie
Chocolate Covered Pretzel Pie
Easy Apple Tarts
Gingered Coconut Pecan Pie
Gooey Peanut Pie
Pear Frangipane Crostata
Perfect Piecrust + 5 Crust Tips
Pumpkin Cream Pie
Salted Caramel Apple Pie
Spring Vegetable Ricotta Tarts

 

Breakfast and Brunch

Apple Cream Cheese-Stuffed French Toast
Double Chocolate Muffin
Dutch Baby Pancake with Lemon and Blackberries
Carrot Cake Pancakes with Cream Cheese Frosting
Easy Cinnamon Rolls
Huevos with Black Bean Hash Browns
The Martha Stewart Omelet
Spring Vegetable Ricotta Tarts
Crunchy Bacon Granola
Make-Ahead Orange Rolls
Maple Walnut Sticky Buns
World’s Best Bran Muffins
Raspberry French Toast Strata
Short Cut Chocolate Filled Rolls
Whole Wheat Blueberry Pancakes + Buttery Ginger Syrup
Whole Wheat Walnut Pumpkin Bread

 

Candy

Buttery Black Licorice Caramels + Video
Caramel Glazed Cake Croutons
Easy Halloween Chocolate Lollipops
Peanut Butter Bites
Pistachio Chocolate Bark (Palettes)
Vanilla Bean Salted Caramels + Video

 

Condiments

Arugula Hazelnut Pesto
Sun Dried Tomato Pesto
Red Wine-Glazed Pearl Onions

 

Desserts

See Also: Baking
See also: Holiday
Almond Joy in a Jar
Caramel Glazed Cake Croutons
Chocolate Pudding
Easy Apple Tarts
Easy Cheesecake in a Jar
Gingerbread Caramel Sauce
Ice Cream Profiteroles
No-bake Cheesecake Tart
Pear Almond Frangipane Crostata
Salted Caramel Sauce
Spice Cake with Creamy Caramel Icing
Spiced Cheesecake with Chocolate Ginger Crust

 

Dips, Sauces & Salsas

Classic Pesto
Gingerbread Caramel Sauce
The New 7-Layer Dip
 15 Mind Blowing Fruit Salsa Recipes
Salted Caramel Sauce
Summer Grape Guacamole
10 Simple & Chic Thanksgiving Place Cards

 

DIY, Crafts & Gift Guides

The Best Foodie Christmas Gifts + Coupon Codes
The Best Ways to Beat Cabin Fever
Candied Lemon Zest
The Ultimate Golden Globes Party Guide
Giveaway!
Father’s Day Gift Guide for Every Kind of Dad
Last Minute Gifts for Dad
Spice Smarts

 

♦ Crafts

22 Things to Do with Silverware
Apple Stamps Craft
Felt Leaf Garland
No-Carve Fall Pumpkin Crafts
Monogram Letter “Wreath”
Pumpkin Planters

 

Drinks & Smoothies

Easy Pumpkin Milkshakes in Spooky Glasses
Hide Your Veggies Healthy Smoothie
Lemonade for Summer
Mint Limeade

 

Easy dinners

Teriyaki Chicken And Scallion Kabobs
Lemon Herb Lamb And Vegetable Kabobs
The Best Classic Pot Roast with Vegetables
Easy Parmesan Mushroom Gnocchi
Sesame Chicken with Apple Carrot Slaw
The Best Classic Pot Roast with Vegetables
Slow Cooker Turkey Vegetable Meatloaf
Herbed Vegetable Pasta with Artichokes
Roasted Broccoli Melt
Grilled Fish with Caper Herb Salsa & Corn
Warm Polenta, Zucchini & Chicken Salad

Entertaining & Party Foods

See also: Appetizers
See also: Holiday
Cheeseboard Tips
Cheese Lover’s Snacks and Hacks
Easy Apple Tarts
Golden Rosemary Garlic Mixed Nuts
Prime Rib with Creamed Horseradish
The Ultimate Golden Globes Party Guide
Mushroom Squash Tart
Nachos for a Party Crowd
The New 7-Layer Dip
15 Mind Blowing Fruit Salsa Recipes
Super Easy Super Bowl Party Ideas
Sunshine Chicken Skewers
10 Simple & Chic Thanksgiving Place Cards

 

Fruit

Easy Apple Tarts

Gift Guide

Last Minute Gifts for Dad
Father’s Day Gift Guide for Every Kind of Dad

 

Gluten-free

 

Grilling & BBQ

3-Ingredient Classic Ribs
Lemon Herb Lamb and Vegetable Kabobs
Make a Better Burger
Fancy Hot Dogs
Grilled Fish with Caper Herb Salsa & Corn
Lemon Herb Lamb And Vegetable Kabobs
Nutty Lemon and Chicken Party Kabobs
Sunshine Chicken Skewers
Teriyaki Chicken And Scallion Kabobs

 

Holiday

♦ Christmas

The Best Foodie Christmas Gift Guide
Chocolate Peppermint-Marshmallow Sandwiches
Chocolate Snowman Cookies
Christmas Tree Lollipop Cookies
Clementine Almond Cookies
Dulche de Leche Chocolate Bars
Gingerbread House Facades
Holiday Recipes on Studio 5
Make-Ahead Orange Rolls
Peanut Butter Rudolph Reindeer Cookies
Peppermint Cloud Brownies
Pistachio Chocolate Bark (Palettes)
Prime Rib with Creamed Horseradish
Pulla Bread
Red Wine-GLazed Pearl Onions
Royal Icing
Santa Face Cookies
White Christmas Candy Canes

 

♦ Easter

Easter Bunny and Chick Cupcakes
Spring Cupcakes

 

♦ Halloween

Almond Joy in a Jar
Black Cat Cupcakes
Broken Bones Graveyard Cake
Candy Corn Twist Cupcakes
Crazy for Candy Cupcakes
Easy Halloween Chocolate Lollipops
Easy Pumpkin Milkshakes in Spooky Glasses
Eerie Eyeball Cupcakes
Floating Ghost Cupcakes
Marshmallow Ghost Cookies
Monster Cookies
Mozzarella Stick Mummy Bowls
Pizza Roll Ups Mummy Snacks
Pumpkin Marshmallow Cupcakes
Spooky Spiral Cookies
Skeleton Cookies

 

♦ St. Patrick’s Day

Irish Heart Shamrock Cookies

 

♦ Thanksgiving

Beautiful Pie Crusts
Black Bottom Chocolate Cream Pie
Dinner Rolls with Savory Seed Topping
Favorite Roasted Turkey and Gravy + Tips
Fluffy Mashed Potatoes
Four Amazing Mashed Potato Mix Ins
Pumpkin Cream Pie
Gingered Coconut Pecan Pie
Gooey Peanut Pie
Make-Ahead Orange Rolls
Roasted Grape and Pecan Stuffing
Speedy Turkey Tetrazzini – For Thanksgiving Leftovers
Sweet Potatoes With Cinnamon Meringue
10 Simple & Chic Thanksgiving Place Cards
 Salted Caramel Apple Pie
Pear Almond Frangipane Crostata
Pumpkin Planters
Pumpkin Cake Roll with Toffee Cream Cheese Filling

 

♦  Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day Strawberry Cake Roll
Valentine’s Day Hacks (that cover all you bases)

 

Kids

See also: DIY/Crafts
Barbecue Popcorn
The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies in the World
Black Cat Cupcakes
Chocolate Pudding
5 Mozzarella Stick Snack Hacks
Cake Pops with Pantry Toppers
Marshmallow Ghost Cookies
Meatball Funny Face Snacks
Mozzarella Stick Mummy Bowls
Mozzarella Sticks Reindeer Snacks
Mini Greek Pita Patties with Greek Yogurt Sauce
Peanut Butter Rudolph Reindeer Cookies
Pizza Roll Ups Mummy Snacks
Short Cut Chocolate Filled Rolls
Shriveled Ogre-Nose Pizza

 

Main Dishes

The Best Classic Pot Roast with Vegetables

Meat & Poultry

♦ Beef

Beef and Vegetable Stew with Biscuit Topping
Classic Pot Roast with Vegetables
Lowfat Slow Cooker Carnitas Tacos
Make a Better Burger
Prime Rib with Creamed Horseradish
Thai Beef Salad
Spaghetti Squash and Meatballs

 

♦ Chicken

Chicken and Cauliflower roast
Chicken Chipotle Meatballs
Chicken and Gouda Melt Sandwich
Chicken in Paper
Chicken Meatballs with Cumin and Orange
Chicken-and-Rice Lettuce Wraps
Chicken Tomato Bisque + Kid Tip
Crunchy Chicken Noodle Salad
Mushroom Chicken Cream Pasta
Spicy Maple-Bacon Drumsticks
Spinach and Chicken Enchiladas Bake
Sunshine Chicken Skewers
Nutty Lemon and Chicken Party Kabobs
Sesame chicken with Apple Carrot Slaw
Sweet & Spicy Bacon Chicken Sandwich
Teriyaki Chicken & Scallion Kabobs
Warm Polenta, Zucchini  Chicken Salad

 

♦ Lamb

Lemon Herb Lamb and Vegetable Kabobs
Mini Greek Pita Patties with Greek Yogurt Sauce

 

♦ Pork

Corn Chorizo Tacos + Prep Tip
Crunchy Bacon Granola
Ham and Gruyere Mini Turnovers
Mandarin & Prosciutto Bruschetta
Sausage and Greens Soup
Sweet & Spicy Bacon Chicken Sandwich
 101 Ways to Love Bacon
3-Ingredient Classic Ribs
Pork Chops with Lemon-Parsley and Grape Walnut Quinoa

 

♦ Turkey

Favorite Roasted Turkey and Gravy + Tips
Speedy Turkey Tetrazzini – For Thanksgiving Leftovers
Slow Cooker Turkey Vegetable Meatloaf

 

One-dish meals

Beef and Squash Stew
Beef and Vegetable Stew with Biscuit Topping
Cauliflower Mac ‘n’ Cheese
Chicken and Cauliflower roast
Chicken in Paper
Corn Chorizo Tacos + Prep Tip
Lowfat Slow Cooker Carnitas Tacos
Mushroom Chicken Cream Pasta
Speedy Turkey Tetrazzini – For Thanksgiving Leftovers
Spinach and Chicken Enchiladas Bake
Spring Green Risotto

 

Pasta

Classic Pesto
Mushroom Chicken Cream Pasta
Speedy Turkey Tetrazzini – For Thanksgiving Leftovers
Herbed Vegetable Pasta with Artichokes

 

Salads

Asian Slaw with Sesame Ginger Dressing
Crunchy Chicken Noodle Salad
Sesame Chicken with Apple Carrot Slaw
The New Wedge Salad
Thai Beef Salad
Warm Polenta, Zucchini & Chicken Salad
Veggie Spring Rolls

 

Sandwiches 

Avocado Toasts with Sprouts
Chicken and Gouda Melt Sandwich
Fancy Hot Dogs
Mini Greek Pita Patties with Greek Yogurt Sauce
Reinvent Your Sandwich
Roasted Broccoli Melt
Spinach Melts
Sweet & Spicy Bacon Chicken Sandwich
Tapenade Toasts with Roasted Vegetables + Prep Tip
Toasts with Sweet Potato Spread
Tomato chutney Toast with Ricotta and Honey

 

Seafood

Easy coconut Curry Fish
Grilled FISh with Caper Herb Salsa & Corn
Moroccan Shrimp with Pomegranate Sauce
Thai coconut Shrimp Soup + Lowfat Soup Secrets

 

Sides

Asparagus with Lemon, Olives and Feta
Baby Broccoli with Hazelnut Butter
Brussels Sprouts with Apricot and Pistachio
Cauliflower Mac ‘n’ Cheese
Chile Sweet Potatoes
Fluffy Mashed Potatoes
Four Amazing Mashed Potato Mix Ins
Garlic-Herb Mashed Potatoes
Green Beans with Artichokes and Capers
Mushroom Squash Tart
Parsnips with Sage Butter
Red Wine-Glazed Pearl Onions
Roasted Grape and Pecan Stuffing
Roasted Vegetable Trio With Orange-Thyme Dressing + Food Styling Tip
Sweet Potatoes With Cinnamon Meringue
Toasts with Sweet Potato Spread

 

Slow Cooker

 

Snacks

Apple Cinnamon Popcorn
Barbecue Popcorn
Cheese Lover’s Snacks and Hacks
Chocolate Malt Popcorn
Golden Rosemary Garlic Mixed Nuts
Meatball Funny Face Snacks
The New 7-Layer Dip
5 Mozzarella Stick Snack Hacks
Mozzarella Stick Mummy Bowls
Mozzarella Sticks Reindeer Snacks
Pizza Roll Ups Mummy Snacks
Slow Cooker Turkey Vegetable Meatloaf
Sweet Chili Spiced Popcorn

 

Soups

Beef and Squash Stew
Chicken Tomato Bisque + Kid Tip
Mushroom Ravioli Soup
Roasted Tomato and Eggplant Bisque
Thai coconut Shrimp Soup + Lowfat Soup Secrets
Sausage and Greens Soup

 

Tips & Techniques

Beautiful Pie Crusts
Caramel Glazed Cake Croutons
Roasted Vegetable Trio With Orange-Thyme Dressing + Food Styling Tip

Veggies

Alfredo Veggie Stromboli
Asparagus with Lemon, Olives and Feta
Baby Broccoli with Hazelnut Butter
Beef and Squash Stew
Beef and Vegetable Stew with Biscuit Topping
Brussels Sprouts with Apricot and Pistachio
Cauliflower Mac ‘n’ Cheese
Cauliflower Mac ‘n’ Cheese
Chicken and Cauliflower roast
Chile Sweet Potatoes
Corn Chorizo Tacos + Prep Tip
Easy Parmesan Mushroom Gnocchi
Fluffy Mashed Potatoes
Four Amazing Mashed Potato Mix Ins
Garlic-Herb Mashed Potatoes
Green Beans with Artichokes and Capers
Hide Your Veggies Healthy Smoothie
Mushroom Squash Tart
Roasted Broccoli Melt
Roasted Vegetable Trio With Orange-Thyme Dressing + Food Styling Tip
 Sausage and Greens Soup
Spaghetti Squash and Meatballs
Spring Vegetable Ricotta Tarts
Squashed Brownies
Sweet Potatoes With Cinnamon Meringue
Veggie Spring Rolls

 

Vegetarian

See also: Salads
See also: Sides
Alfredo Veggie Stromboli
Asparagus with Lemon, Olives and Feta
Avocado Toasts with Sprouts
Baby Broccoli with Hazelnut Butter
Cauliflower Mac ‘n’ Cheese
Chile Sweet Potatoes
Classic Pesto
Green Beans with Artichokes and Capers
Garlic-Herb Mashed Potatoes
Huevos with Black Bean Hash Browns
Spring Green Risotto
The New 7-Layer Dip
Roasted Tomato and Eggplant Bisque
Shriveled Ogre-Nose Pizza
Spinach Melts
Tapenade Toasts with Roasted Vegetables + Prep Tip
Toasts with Sweet Potato Spread
Tomato chutney Toast with Ricotta and Honey