A party pleaser dip that will be a big hit with family and friends? Check out the Nine Layer Taco Dip from our Recipe Library. Ingredients: 1-1 oz. pkg. taco seasoning mix 1-16 oz. can refried beans 1-8 oz. pkg. cream cheese, softened 1-16 oz. container sour cream 1-16 oz. jar salsa 1 large tomato, chopped 1 green bell pepper, chopped 1 bunch green onions, chopped 1 small head iceberg lettuce, shredded 2 C. shredded Cheddar cheese 1-6 oz. can sliced black olives, drained Directions: In a medium bowl, combine taco seasoning mix and refried beans. Spread mixture onto a
Gifting Cookbooks makes the perfect gift and we have some great ideas to make it extra special. With a little DIY you will have a gift that keeps giving as it helps in the kitchen. Check Out These Ideas on Cookbook Gifting! So many great reasons to gift a cookbook! With more people cooking at home, a cookbook gives them a resource to create new dishes for a great meal! Purchasing a fundraising cookbook supports the community while providing local tastes. Gifting a family or heirloom cookbook preserves memories and passes them on to the next generation. Selecting a specialty
Time to Collect Recipes The holidays are perfect for collecting recipes for a cookbook project. So many great foods are cooked and baked for holiday meals and parties. For busy families, easy-to-make quick meals help make time for holiday activities. With so many great recipes in use, it’s easy to collect favorites for a cookbook. A Few Tips for Recipe Collection Have recipe forms handy to copy recipes onto. Snap a photo with your phone of recipes you don’t have time to write down. Email interactive recipe forms to friends and family so they can easily send you their favorite recipes.
DIY Halloween Cookbook Project For Kids of All Ages At Halloween, it’s important to feed the ghosts and goblins in your home. They may look like normal children today, but with a simple costume change, they suddenly become anything from Batman to a butterfly. This DIY for kids allows you to use these fun moments to sneak in a little learning and build memories by creating a Halloween Cookbook! Plan a Meal Once the fall arrives announce a Halloween supper. Find a date close to or on Halloween when everyone is available to sit together for a meal. Encourage kids
Plan for cookbook sales success starting today! If today’s the first day you thought about creating a cookbook start today. If you have all your recipes collected then start today. Today is the best day to start planning for cookbook sales success. Plan to Make Sure Your Cookbooks Are Visible Check with local shops to see if they will sell a few copies. Sometimes offering a commission of even $1.00 a book will encourage them to not only sell the books for you, but also promote them. You can also check with local tourism offices as regional cookbooks make great
Some outdoor food hacks we have collected from friends over the years that make outdoor eating and entertaining easier. There are also some food safety tips in here as well