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Past articles by Kristina:

Christmas Tree Cookies Recipe

It's the perfect project for little hands to get excited about being in the kitchen. The frosting is not only simple and delicious, but it also spreads easily. You don’t need any special skills or tools, and it is all about having fun. → Read More

Grinch Punch Recipe (3-Ingredient)

This easy 3-ingredient Grinch punch is a kid-friendly and festive drink to celebrate the holidays. → Read More

Cinnamon Roll Casserole Recipe (Easy)

It's the most decadent thing you can do with two cans of canned cinnamon rolls. → Read More

This 15-Minute Trader Joe’s Meal Is a Huge Hit in My House

This 4-ingredient dinner uses Trader Joe's pork chops, cilantro, Hatch Valley salsa, and a bag of frozen roasted corn. Ready in 15 minutes! → Read More

Grilled Cowboy Steak Recipe (Bone-In Ribeye)

A recipe for cowboy steak seasoned simply and cooked on the grill. → Read More

Turmeric Rice Recipe (Easy Side Dish)

A vibrant side dish to pair with just about anything. → Read More

Pastina Recipe (Quick & Easy, Just 5 Ingredients)

A recipe for tiny pasta — pastina — cooked with broth, egg, and Parmesan cheese. → Read More

Pistachio Ice Cream Recipe (Simple)

A recipe for homemade pistachio ice cream made without food coloring. → Read More

Bacon Wrapped Meatloaf Recipe (With Ketchup Glaze)

A hearty meatloaf wrapped in bacon and brushed with a ketchup-brown sugar glaze. → Read More

Pineapple Casserole Recipe (Simple)

A traditional recipe for Southern pineapple casserole with cheddar cheese and Ritz cracker crumbs. → Read More

Ham Steak Recipe (Stovetop)

Ham steaks are cooked in a skillet and topped with a simple brown sugar glaze. → Read More

Honey Bun Cake Recipe (Easy, with Cinnamon)

This tender cake starts with a box of yellow cake mix and is inspired by Little Debbie Honey Bun pastries. → Read More

Detroit Pizza Recipe (with Pepperoni)

It's easy to master this trendy deep-dish pizza in your own kitchen. → Read More

Braised Beef Recipe (with Red Wine)

Chuck roast is braised slowly with vegetables, red wine, and broth until ultra tender. → Read More

Cheese Popcorn Recipe (Homemade, with Cheese Powder)

It tastes just like it came from the theatre concession stand. → Read More

Gluten-Free Mac and Cheese Recipe (Easy and Baked)

This extra cheesy mac and cheese is gluten-free thanks to gluten-free pasta and flour. → Read More

Spicy Mayo Recipe (for Sushi)

Spicy mayo is a simple combination of mayonnaise and Sriracha sauce that perfect for sushi, sandwiches, and more. → Read More

Sauerbraten Recipe (Traditional Version)

In this classic German sauerbraten recipe, rump roast or top round of beef is marinated for several days in a vinegar and spice mixture. → Read More

Italian Beef Recipe (Slow Cooker Version)

This slow cooker Italian beef can be shredded or sliced thinly before being loaded into rolls with cheese and giardiniera. → Read More

American Goulash Recipe (aka Slumgullion)

This easy American Goulash will be a hit with the whole family and can be prepared from start to finish all in the same pot. → Read More