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Berry Breakfast Parfaits

"Expecting brunch company, but short on time? My quick, delicious and beautiful parfaits are the perfect solution. Feel free to mix and match your favourite berries." —Lisa Speer, Palm Beach, Florida

Sugar-Glazed Ham

"This old-fashioned ham glaze gives a pretty, golden brown coating—just like Grandma used to make. The mustard and vinegar complement...


Dutch Cranberry-Apple Pie

"Fresh cranberries bring tongue-tingling tartness and vivid colour to classic apple pie. With orange peel, spices and a crumb topping,...


Caramel-Pecan Apple Pie

"You'll love the smell in your kitchen—and the smiles on everybody's faces—when you make this scrumptious caramel apple pie recipe....


Caramelized Pineapple Sundaes

"Whenever we get a craving for a tropical escape, this super simple recipe whisks us away in no time. Vanilla's...

Warm Pineapple Sundaes with Rum Sauce

"Pineapple, rum and sugar have a longstanding and flavourful relationship that takes on new meaning when you add ginger and...


Apricot Upside-Down Cake

"My Aunt Anne, who is a great cook, gave me a taste of this golden upside-down cake and I couldn't...

Bourbon Ham Balls

"Grandma Nette was the queen of ham ball recipes. I make them salty-sweet with a bourbon and vinegar kick. Serve...


Blueberry Crunch Breakfast Bake

"Blueberries in season make this a very special breakfast, but I find that frozen berries can work just as well....


Shoofly Pie

"My grandmother made the best shoofly pie in the tradition of the Pennsylvania Dutch. Shoofly pie is to the Pennsylvania...


Wyoming Whopper Cookies

"These big country cookies are made to travel—in fact, I came up with this recipe while trying to match a...

Sweet Chipotle Pretzels

"Pretzels are a great snack food. I love this recipe because it is sweet as well as spicy, but not...


Hot Buttered Rum Party Mix

"A spicy mix of crisp cereal, soft marshmallows and rum extract make this a delicious treat to nosh on with...


Super Chunky Cookies

"Chocolate lovers will go crazy over these cookies that feature loads of chocolate! When friends ask me to make "those...


Lime-Raspberry Pie with Coconut Cream

"During my family trips to Florida, I've had Key lime pie from many restaurants, and each one is different. I...


Slow-Cooker Orange Chicken

"This is a family-friendly recipe that even the kids will like. It's easy to prepare and flavourful enough to share...

Maple Creme Brulee

The slow cooker is the perfect cooking vessel for this classic dessert. The crunchy brown sugar topping in the recipe...


Slow and Easy Baby Back Ribs

"If you enjoy ribs, you’ll love these fall-off-the-bone baby back ribs. Not only are they delicious, but the recipe is...


Apple Butterscotch Crisp

"I give this classic dessert a rich twist with butterscotch pudding. The warm apple filling bubbles to perfection in a...


Red Velvet Cinnamon Rolls

"Turn a box of red velvet cake mix into this easy dessert—or breakfast! The icing tastes good and makes a...


Gingerbread Hot Cocoa

"Are you in the Christmas spirit yet? If not, this special cocoa will do the trick. It’s like drinking a...


Skillet Stout Brownies

"These stout brownies are so rich and fudgy. I also love that it comes together quickly, so it's perfect for...


Slow-Cooked Gingered Pears

"My slow cooker allows me to serve a heartwarming dessert without much effort. Topped with caramel sauce, these tender pears...


Cinnamon-Raisin Banana Bread Pudding

"My family likes to change the toppings for this luscious dessert. We use berries, chopped nuts or fruit, ice cream,...

Apple Gingerbread Skillet Cake

"This gingerbread recipe came from my grandmother, and we always ate it with warm applesauce. I adapted it into a...


Ginger Apple-Pear Crisp

"Enjoy autumn aromas—apples, cinnamon and spices—in this delicious recipe. It's even better with a scoop of vanilla or pumpkin ice...


Cinnamon Spiced Apples

"If you’re feeling festive, scoop some vanilla ice cream over a bowl of my cinnamon spiced apples. They’re homey, aromatic...


Slow-Cooker Mixed Fruit and Pistachio Cake

"This cake is easy to make on a lazy day and is a guaranteed delicious dessert that can be enjoyed...


Chocolate Pecan Skillet Cookie

"Bake up the ultimate shareable cookie. For variety, replace the chocolate chips with an equal quantity of M&M's or chocolate...


Warm Cinnamon-Apple Topping

"You'll quickly warm up to the old-fashioned taste of this cinnamon-apple topping. Spoon it over vanilla ice cream or slices...