Tater Tot Hotdish {2 ways…with and withOUT canned soup!}

Tater Tot Hotdish is one of my husband’s top dinner requests, and a classic comfort food meal here in Minnesota. Here is my tried...

Honey Cornbread Muffins

Honey Cornbread Muffins are slightly sweet, with a moist cake-like crumb from buttermilk and butter. This is our family’s favorite cornbread muffin recipe! Cornbread...

End of Summer Chicken Chili

This End of Summer Chicken Chili is chock-full of fresh summer vegetables and herbs. My family especially likes the fresh sweet corn kernels that add...

Chinese Chicken Salad

Chinese Chicken Salad is hearty with shredded chicken and a colorful mix of fresh vegetables. With a creamy peanut butter dressing, this is one...

Mom’s Refrigerator Sweet Pickles

This recipe for Refrigerator Sweet Pickles is a perfect way to preserve all those fresh end-of-summer garden cucumbers. The sweet pickles come together in...

Farmers Market Grilled Flatbread Pizza

This recipe for Farmers Market Grilled Flatbread Pizza tops ready-made flatbread crusts with pesto, melty mozzarella cheese, and fresh goodness from the garden and farmers...

Blueberry Muffins with Crumb Topping

This recipe for Blueberry Muffins with Crumb Topping comes from my Grandma Renelt’s recipe box. The muffins are tender, while the topping is crispy....

Sun Dried Tomato Pasta

With fresh tomatoes and basil, this Sun Dried Tomato Pasta lets the abundance of fresh summer produce shine. A sun dried tomato dressing makes...

Beer Can Chicken

Beer Can Chicken – This easy beer can chicken on the grill guarantees moist meat that falls off the bone and crispy, ultra flavorful...

Grilled Vegetable Salad

Grilled Vegetable Salad: featuring veggies charred to perfection and then drizzled with a bright-and-sunny herby lemon vinaigrette. Bites of creamy, salty blue cheese (or substitute...

Peach Bread

This moist and flavorful Peach Bread is full of ripe, juicy peaches and salty roasted pecans. It’s a wonderful way to enjoy summer’s best...

Pickled Squash

Pickled Squash has a fresh texture and a spicy kick. The refrigerator pickles come together in just a few minutes, with no special canning...