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These homemade onion rings are deep fried in a flavorful batter and are so easy to make from scratch! Serve them with dipping sauce for fun appetizer idea.

Onion Rings Recipe

This beer battered onion rings recipe is easy to make from scratch with simple secrets for light and airy batter that’s extra crispy. No beer? No problem! Check out my easy substitution options and get ready to make the...

7 layer dip with a tortilla chip in it.

7 Layer Dip

This 7-layer dip is the ultimate appetizer idea for a party. It’s got layers of your favorite Mexican ingredients including refried beans, cream cheese, guacamole, sour cream, salsa, cheese, and more!

A white platter with Chicken Scampi topped with diced tomatoes, parsley, and slices of lemon.

Chicken Scampi

Learn how to make this EASY Chicken Scampi recipe at home with angel hair pasta in a garlic butter sauce with white wine and fresh lemon! (Or make it without wine and use chicken broth instead!) Be sure to...

A hand dipping a tortilla chip into nacho cheese sauce.

Nacho Cheese Sauce

Make this easy Nacho Cheese Sauce at home with a variety of cheese options, including Velveeta, cheddar, Monterey Jack, and more. Learn my secret trick that makes this the BEST Nacho Cheese Sauce recipe you’ll find! Serve this with Chili...

Mini Meatloaf topped with glaze on a pile of mashed potatoes with green beans.

Mini Meatloaf

This easy recipe for Mini Meatloaf can be made in portion sizes on a sheet pan with half the baking time! Simple ingredients like Ritz crackers, cheddar cheese, and a delicious BBQ/Ketchup glaze pack on the flavor. Be sure...

A white plate topped with creamy Chicken Spaghetti topped with red pepper flakes and parsley.

Chicken Spaghetti

This Chicken Spaghetti has a creamy 3-cheese blend of cream cheese, cheddar, and mozzarella! Rotel tomatoes give this dish a pop of color and added flavor that pairs perfectly with this creamy cheese sauce. (PLUS: No canned soup!) Be...

A hand dipping a potato chip into BLT Dip with Bacon, Lettuce, and Tomatoes on top.


This EASY BLT Dip starts with a cream cheese and sour cream mixture with Ranch seasoning. It’s served cold and topped with layers of crispy bacon, lettuce, tomatoes, and cheese. Serve this creamy dip with a variety of chips,...

A casserole dish filled with creamy Chicken Divan with Broccoli topped with Ritz Crackers

Chicken Divan

This Chicken Divan has juicy bites of chicken that are smothered in a simple cream sauce with broccoli and topped with a buttery Ritz cracker topping. This is a quick family dinner that you can serve with rice, mashed...

Potato Salad with hard boiled eggs in a

Easy Potato Salad

This EASY Potato Salad recipe is made using a few traditional ingredients including a combination of mayo and mustard, relish, potatoes, eggs, celery, and onions. Garnish with dill, paprika, green onions, and even bacon. Be sure to serve this...

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