Chili Recipe

Simple and Fast Chili Recipe Everyone has their own traditions, especially when it comes to holidays. Halloween is no different; some people carve pumpkins, or go over to a family member’s house. My family’s tradition for many years was going up to my grandma’s house and having her chili, then going trick or treating the rest of the night. I grew to absolutely love Halloween … Continue reading Chili Recipe

Caramel Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

Whenever my extended family got together my Aunt Fran made the most delicious desserts. This was one of my favorites. She would triple this recipe and it was gone in an hour. It’s a must try recipe. Warning… once you take a bite of this delicious cookie you won’t be able to stop! Bake 350, use 9×13 pan Mix: 1 ½ c. flour 1 ½ … Continue reading Caramel Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

Jen Thorpe’s Amazing Fettuccini Alfredo

In honor of Jen Thorpe, who passed away two and a half years ago and in whose memory the Just-a-Break foundation is operated we want to share this delicious recipe. Our editor, Heather Godfrey, grew up by the Thorpe family and said that Jen submitted this recipe to a neighborhood cookbook. When invited to parties, Heather is often specifically asked to bring this dish because … Continue reading Jen Thorpe’s Amazing Fettuccini Alfredo

Delicious Recipes

The Best Soft  Chocolate Chip Cookies  By Melissa Spelts  I found this recipe on and it’s become a new favorite in our house. These cookies come out very soft and thick. If this is a combination that you like, try this recipe.  Preheat oven to 350. Bake 9-11 minutes.  8 tbsp. of salted butter (softened) ½ c. white sugar  ¼ c. light brown sugar … Continue reading Delicious Recipes

Ogden Restaurant Week

Ogden Restaurant Week Ogden Restaurant Week is here and I can’t wait to try and eat at all 25 restaurants. I am a regular downtown diner, but the menu options offered up during this event are impossible to resist. If you haven’t been to Ogden Restaurant Week, it works like this: 25 of Ogden’s best independent, locally-owned restaurants will be featuring a fixed two-course lunch … Continue reading Ogden Restaurant Week

April Recipes: fresh tastes

  Homemade Teriyaki Sauce  by Baily Beckstrand (Instagram – Scratchkitchen2) 2 Tbsp. honey  ½ c. low sodium soy sauce  ¾ c. water  4 Tbsp. pack brown sugar  ½ tsp. minced ginger ½ tsp. minced garlic  2 Tbsp. corn starch + ¼ c. cold water 1 Tbsp sesame seeds (optional) In a medium sized sauce pan, whisk together honey, soy sauce, water, brown sugar, minced ginger … Continue reading April Recipes: fresh tastes