We’re creating a new Guideposts.org

It’s faster, it’s mobile friendly—and we’d love you to have a sneak peekClick here to preview


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

Salmon with Black Bean Salsa

Light flavors make this a perfect meal for a hot summer day.

by Barbara Seelig-Brown

Chocomize Candy Hearts

These dark chocolate and butterscotch delights will make perfect Valentine's Day treats for everyone you love.

by Eric Heinbockel
, New York, New York

Bluegrass Jambalaya

This hearty Cajun specialty is not only tasty but low in salt too!

by Sparkpeople, Inc.

A basket of muffins

Bake up a batch of these easy-to-make treats for breakfast or a sweet snack.

by Stephanie Thompson
, Edmond, Oklahoma

Mom's Oven "Fried" Chicken

A pastor concerned about obesity in his congregation offers this healthy alternative to an old Southern favorite.

by Rev. Michael O. Minor
, Memphis, Tennessee

Marjorie Kinney's Corn Bread Cake

Named for its color and shape, this tasty cake will please the entire family.

by Marjorie Kinney
, Decatur, Georgia

Michael Thompson's Black-Eyed Pea Salad

This delicious salad is the perfect way to kick off the New Year in the traditional fashion.

by Michael Thompson
, Edmond, Oklahoma

Black Forest Cheesecake Parfait

Layering is not just a way to keep warm in the winter; it's also an approach for building a delicious holiday treat.

by Bruce Weinstein and Mark Scarbrough

A very tasty candy recipe is passed down from aunt to niece to you.

It wasn't easy, but a Minnesota woman finally managed to extract this very tasty recipe from her beloved aunt, and now she's sharing it with you.

by Mary Fran Heitzman
, Bloomington, Minnesota

Spiced Figs in Red Wine

Figgy pudding's not the only game in town when it comes to this fabulous fruit.

by Bruce Weinstein and Mark Scarbrough

Sugar-Roasted Plums with Balsamic and Rosemary Syrup

Have visions of sugar plums dancing in your head? Here's the recipe for you.

by Bruce Weinstein and Mark Scarbrough

Here's a tasty heart-healthy take on Wiener schnitzel, in time for the holidays.

Here's an unusually delicious—and heart healthy—take on Wiener schnitzel, a holiday dish that the whole family will love.

by American Heart Association

Jelly thumbprint cookies make a tasty treat for any festive occasion.

Enjoy the taste of Hanukkah through this recipe that's been passed down from generation to generation.

by Rebecca Sahn
, New York, New York

Rebecca Katz, the Healthy Cook, shares a recipe for cornbread, California style.

Cornbread is best served warm, so when you pull leftovers from the fridge, be sure to toast them in an oven for a yummy treat.

by Rebecca Katz

Syndicate content