Recipes

{RECIPE FILES}: How to Perfectly Hard Boil Eggs

{RECIPE FILES}: How to Perfectly Hard Boil Eggs

Hard boiled eggs go great on sandwiches, salads, or with just a little salt and pepper. They are also the basis for the classic tradition of decorating Easter eggs. Here are some helpful hints to get the perfect hard-boiled egg. Easy tips to prevent cracked hard-boiled eggs: Allow eggs to come up to room... »

{RECIPE FILES}: Baked Mac & Cheese

{RECIPE FILES}: Baked Mac & Cheese

Our family has made a new commitment to eating more at home and from scratch. We have given up much of the takeout and box meals. Our goal is to spend more time together in the kitchen and around the dinner table. {RECIPE FILES} is a monthly column to share with you some of... »

RECIPE FILES: Nibal’s Chicken and White Bean Soup

RECIPE FILES: Nibal’s Chicken and White Bean Soup

Chicken and White Bean Soup from the kitchen of Nibal Henderson – mom of 3, pastor’s wife, friend and busy entrepreneur. A warm and comforting soup that is herby and soothing. Perfect for a cold winter day. Ingredients 2 Tablespoons Olive Oil 1 whole Onion (large, Diced) 5 cloves Garlic, Minced 1 teaspoon Salt 2 teaspoons Cumin 1 teaspoon Chili... »

Recipe for Crab Soup Served at President Obama Inaugural Gala

Overland Park’s Tallgrass Creek retirement community’s sister community in Maryland, Riderwood, today made public the recipe to its award-winning Crab Soup that  was served January 20 at a President Obama Inaugural Gala hosted by the Delaware, Maryland and New York State Societies of Washington, D.C. The recipe follows:   Recipe for Riderwood Retirement Community’s... »

RECIPE FILES: Apple-Infused Coleslaw in a Jar

RECIPE FILES: Apple-Infused Coleslaw in a Jar

Ingredients: 8 (pint-size) mason jars 2 cups Apple NESTLÉ® JUICY JUICE® All Natural 100% Juice 1/4 cup apple cider vinegar 1/2 teaspoon fine sea salt 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard 1 tablespoon honey 1/4 cup canola oil 5 cups each thinly shredded purple and green cabbage, divided 2 cups... »

RECIPE FILES: Lighter Chicken Pot Pie

RECIPE FILES: Lighter Chicken Pot Pie

Ingredients: 4 medium carrots, peeled and sliced 1/4-inch thick 3 celery ribs, sliced 1/4-inch thick 1 medium onion, chopped 2 large cloves garlic, finely chopped 2 teaspoons chopped fresh thyme or 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme 1 teaspoon vegetable oil Fine sea salt 1/4 cup dry white wine or sherry (optional) 3 cups water 2... »