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It’s easy to fall into a rut when it comes to 
cooking—Tuesday becomes grilled
chicken night, Wednesday tuna
noodle casserole. What you need
is a little kitchen inspiration. 

That’s what you’ll find here:
satisfying, simple and
recipes the whole 
family will love. From healthy twists
classics to all-time favorites
like mac and cheese,
our recipes 
will breathe new life into your 
cooking r
outine. Plus, read the
stories behind many of the 
comfort food dishes.

Recent Recipes

Marilyn Bush, owner of Mrs. Bush's Pie Co with one of her pies

Unemployed and at the end of her rope, single mom Marilyn Bush was able to put her baking skills toward launching a successful business built on faith and flour.

Banana muffin with banana slices beside it

Taste the muffin that people from all over drive to Canyon Lake, Texas, to try.

by Marilyn Bush
, Canyon Lake, Texas

Blueberry pie

This blueberry dessert is a mouth-watering treat for your Labor Day celebration.

by PieLab

A bowl of fresh cranberries

This delicious and refreshing concoction is the perfect treat for those summering in Cape Cod—and those who wish they were.

by Beth Adams
, Brooklyn, New York

A mint granita in a stem glass

This frosty treat is the perfect way to cool off on a warm late-spring day.

by Tigre McMullan
, Cold Spring, New York

Savory Slow-Grilled Chicken

I love this recipe for cook-outs because it's super flavorful, easy and comes out very tender.

by Michael Larsen
, Los Angeles, California

An artist's rendering of this recipe's ingredients

A West Virginia woman offers a recipe she learned from her first patient when she was fresh out of nursing school.

by Roberta Messner
, Huntington, West Virginia

Mom's Famous Favorite Chocolate Bundt Cake

The author shares her mother's cake recipe, always made as a simple gesture of love and affection.

by Kathryn Slattery
, New Canaan, Connecticut

A pair of Pita Joes, with an ear of corn on the side

Here's a low-sodium favorite loaded with veggies and flavor, not fat. It's perfect for lunchtime, dinnertime—anytime!

by American Heart Association

A slice of Elizabeth's Turtle Cheesecake

This delicious and easy-to-make cheesecake will soon become a family favorite.

by Elizabeth Urlaub
, Burnsville, Minnesota

A delectable pizza made according to Megan and Jill's recipe

Pineapple, olives, peppers—top your pizza with what you love!

by Megan Carle and Jill Carle

Dwan Reed's Chipotle Salad

A loving wife who used nutritious foods to help her husband beat cancer shares a spicy salad recipe.

by Dwan Reed
, Spring, Texas

Dwan Reed's Cab-Ca-Po

Here's one of the recipes Dwan Reed came up with to help with her husband's healing from prostate cancer.

by Dwan Reed
, Spring, Texas

Horehound candy

This old-fashioned confection is said to be good for sore throats, upset stomachs and whatever else may ail you.

by Douglas Scott Clark
, Maryville, Tennessee

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