The Recipe Box


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THE RECIPE BOX: Meatloaf can be made to suit your taste

As a child, my grandmother had to force me to eat meatloaf.

THE RECIPE BOX: Don't be shy with the mayonnaise in this onion dip recipe

This week's recipe box is dedicated to a person who has devoted many years to Rockdale County -- Rockdale County Sheriff Jeff Wigington.. The recipe is called onion dip, and a little birdie told me that anytime the local sheriff's association meets or anytime any of the ladies in the

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THE RECIPE BOX: Serve hearty chicken while you're preparing Thanksgiving dishes

I did it, I finally did it. I finally got brave enough to throw a bunch of ingredients into the Crock-Pot to see what happens.

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THE RECIPE BOX: Make these s'mores without the campfire

You might not want to whip up a batch of these s'mores bars this week because of Halloween and all of the candy around the house. But do yourself a favor, and make this s'mores bars recipe during the holidays, which are just around the corner.

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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