Nicole’s Meatloaf

Loosely based on Alton Brown’s “Good Eats Meatloaf”, this recipe is sure to please the crowd. Prep time: 20 min | Cook time: 45 min. | Total: 1 hour 5 min. Ingredients: 1½ lb meatloaf mix (ground beef, veal, pork) ½ cup carrot, finely chopped ½ cup green bell pepper, finely chopped ½ cup onion,…

Honey Pecan Squares

I adoooore pecan squares, it’s like a tiny pecan pie in one bite! Prep time: 45 min (or overnight) | Bake time: 12 min | Total: 57 min Ingredients: Crust: 3 cups flour 1 tsp baking powder ½ tsp salt 10 Tbsp unsalted butter, softened 6 Tbsp vegetable shortening ¾ cup sugar 2 lg eggs ½…

Honey and Orange Sandwich Cookies

These are truly unique & delicious! Ingredients: 2 ¼ cups self-rising flour 2 teaspoons baking soda ¼ cup white sugar ½ cup sweet butter, diced finely grated rind of 1 large orange ¾ cup honey ¼ cup chopped nuts (I used almonds, although pine nuts also go well)      For filling: ¼ cup sweet butter, diced, at room temp. 1…