The Recipe Box


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THE RECIPE BOX: Hold the beans in fire and ice chili

My husband Kevin and I were discussing what we needed to bring to the church chili cook-off. We were signed up to bring side items, but much to my surprise, Kevin wanted to make a chili to enter into the cook-off.

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THE RECIPE BOX: Red Hots, apple cider mix to make the perfect fall drink

If I ever had dreams of having my own cooking show on television, which I haven't, ever, but if I did, I shot that chance out of the water this week.

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THE RECIPE BOX: Hold the mustard in this deviled egg recipe

Most folks either love deviled eggs or hate them.My friend Kelly Richard makes deviled eggs like nobody's business and my husband Kevin probably could eat a whole dozen by himself.

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THE RECIPE BOX: Cilantro lime slaw a nice change from heavy party food

Last week I shared with you a buffalo chicken dip, prepared for a football kickoff party we had here at the Citizen.

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THE RECIPE BOX: Buffalo chicken dip is a great dish to kick off the football season

We had our own little football kickoff party here at the Citizen office last Friday.

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THE RECIPE BOX: Squash and zucchini casserole will become a family favorite

My sister-in-law Stacy Ingram, who is from Macon, gave Janie, my mother-in-law, a recipe book written by Mark Ballard, who is an author, artist and entertainer.

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THE RECIPE BOX: Jell-O, Cool Whip make this strawberry cake unique

As far back as I can recall, Patricia Richardson, who is a mother-figure in my life, has made me a chocolate eclair cake my birthday every year.

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THE RECIPE BOX: Mushroom fans will enjoy this dish

Mushrooms are not on my top 10 list of favorite foods, but if mushrooms please your palate, then you might enjoy this week's featured recipe -- toasted mushroom sandwiches.

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THE RECIPE BOX: Bacon-cheese pull-aparts is a comfort dish

Before our daughter Joy came into the world, it's safe to say I did most of the cooking and my husband Kevin did most of the cleaning in the kitchen. That is just how we do it our house. Kevin just happens to be "cool," if you will, in

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THE RECIPE BOX: Use biscuit dough to make a hearty breakfast of waffles

The Recipe Box — Cinnamon waffles

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THE RECIPE BOX: Pasta salad is the perfect summer dish

The Recipe Box — Pasta salad

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THE RECIPE BOX: Cool off with sparkling raspberry lemonade

The Recipe Box — Sparkling raspberry lemonade

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THE RECIPE BOX: Gluten-free mac-n-cheese doesn't sacrifice taste

You have probably noticed the term "gluten-free" listed on all sorts of products in the grocery store lately. I've even started noticing some restaurants serving gluten-free dishes. Most people assume that if someone is on a gluten-free diet, he has a wheat allergy.. I know several folks

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THE RECIPE BOX: Broccoli chicken Alfredo pasta a simple but grand dish

The Recipe Box -- Broccoli chicken alfredo pasta