With the classic combination of chocolate and peanut butter, it's no surprise these are my family's favorite cookies. Because of their ease of preparation, I'm able to make them at a moment's notice. —Faith Jensen, Meridian, Idaho Skip links
This is such an easy throw-together dinner, I’m almost embarrassed to share it with you. It’s made almost entirely of pantry items and can be adapted according to whatever ingredients y… Spaghetti with Artichoke Hearts and Tomatoes This is such an easy throw-together dinner, made almost entirely of pantry items and can be adapted according to whatever ingredients you have on hand. There’s no meat in it, though. So have some grilled chicken or steak on hand if you reside with wolves. Serves 6 Ingredients: Ree | The Pioneer Woman Main Courses 2 Tablespoons Olive Oil 2 Tablespoons Butter 3 cloves Garlic, Minced 1/2 whole Medium Onion, Finely Diced 1 can Artichoke Hearts (14.5 Oz. Quartered Or Whole) Drained 1 can Diced Tomatoes With Juice (14.5 Oz.) 1 cup Heavy Cream 1/2 cup Chicken Broth (More As Needed) 1/2 teaspoon Nutmeg Salt And Pepper, to taste 1 pound Thin Spaghetti 1 cup Parmesan Cheese, Freshly Grated 2 Tablespoons Fresh Chives (or Other Herbs) Chopped Instructions: Cook spaghetti till al dente. Drain and set aside. Melt olive oil and butter in a large skillet over medium heat. Add onions and garlic and saute for 2 to 3 minutes. Add artichoke hearts and tomatoes. Stir and cook for 8 to 10 minutes. Reduce heat to low. Stir in cream and chicken broth. Add salt and pepper to taste (do not undersalt!) Cook over low heat until heated through, then turn off heat. Place drained pasta in a large bowl. Sprinkle with 1 cup Parmesan. Pour sauce over the top. Add chives. Toss lightly to combine and coat; add a tiny bit of reserved pasta water if sauce seems too thick. Delicious! Cook time: PT30M Prep time: PT15M 1 5 4.85 14
Bar pies are the ideal pizza for those who love thin crusts, and while making them from scratch is doable, sometimes you just need that pizza NOW. Far from being a compromise, tortilla-based pizzas are in fact the ideal quick and easy-way to make a super-crisp, extra-thin crust for a full-on pizza experience in under 15 minutes from start to finish.
"With its thick peanut and fudge topping, this ice cream cake is always a hit with our family," writes Kathy Pahl of Medicine Hat, Alberta. "It can be prepared well in advance and appeals to both children and adults." Skip links
When I made these cookies for my boys while they were growing up, it was a real challenge to keep them away from the kitchen to let these cookies cool. I still make these mouthwatering morsels for my "boys" today. —Ardys Smith, Palo Alto, California Skip links
I brought these savory-sweet pretzels to a family gathering, and they disappeared from the dessert tray before dessert was even served! My family raves about how awesome they are. —Carrie Bennett, Madison, Wisconsin Skip links
I've made this beverage mix many times as Christmas gifts for neighbors and our three sons' teachers. The mint flavor makes the warm drink so refreshing, you'll want to make extra to keep around your house, too. — LaVonne Hegland, Saint Michael, Minnesota Skip links
This no-bake snack mix is a real treat for kids, and you can easily increase the amount to fit your needs. Place it in individual plastic bags or pour some into colored ice cream cones and cover with plastic wrap for a fun presentation. —Kara De la Vega, Santa Rosa, California. Skip links