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Re-discover family favorite comfort foods from days gone by, and learn how to make them in your kitchen today.


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4th of july

Celebrate Independence Day with a festive spread from main dish to salads and desserts!

Breakfast & Brunch

My favorite meal of the day! Delicious breakfast ideas, including eggs, French toast, and more.


Satisfy your sweet tooth with loads of scrumptious dessert recipes, including cakes, cookies, pies, and more!

Camping Recipes

Make breakfast, dinner, and dessert around the campfire!

Ice Cream & Frozen Treats

Loads of yummy ice cream recipes, smoothies, and freezer pops.


What to have for dinner? Don't fret! Make dinner easy with loads of simple and easy dinner recipes.


Loads of pressure cooker recipes, including ideas for breakfast, dinner, and dessert!


Crowd pleasing appetizer recipes, including dips, finger foods, and all sorts of snacks.

Welcome to my kitchen!

My name is Mel and I love making family-friendly comfort food in my kitchen on our Missouri Ozarks farm. I also love sharing those
recipes with you. Join me for simple breakfast, dinner, and dessert recipes the whole family will love! Read more about me ->


Make dinner in a cinch with easy recipes for beef, pork, chicken, sandwiches, soups, and more!

BBQ & Grilling

Make dinner on the grill or plan a backyard BBQ with delicious BBQ and grilling recipes!


My favorite canning and freezer recipes, including jams and jellies, applesauce, apple butter, and more.


Pie lovers unite with pies, pastries, no bake desserts, fruit cobblers, and pie crust tutorials.

Pancakes, Waffles, & French Toast

Whip up a stack of pancakes, waffles, or delicious French toast by the slice or in a pan.


A really good side dish can trump even the main dish.

Quick & Easy Meals

Make weeknight meals a priority with these quick and easy dinner ideas for busy families!

Burgers & Sandwiches

Nothing beats a good burger or sandwich for breakfast, lunch, or dinner!

Tex-mex recipes

Curb your cravings with Tex-Mex favorites, including tacos, enchiladas, and more!

Cookies & bars

Satisfy your inner Cookie Monster, and bake up a scrumptious batch of cookies.

kitchen tips & tools

Favorite kitchen hacks and tools from my kitchen to yours.

reader favorites

I love my readers! Here's a handful of their most loved recipes.

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