The goal is to add ten recipes that make my mouth water to each section. Above, my recipe tin. Below, the sections at hand, with recipe lists below:

Appetizers, Beef, Breakfast, Chicken, Cookies, DessertsCocktails, Pasta, Pork, Sandwiches, Seafood, Vegetarian Mains, Sides, Soup, Veggies, Dinner Parties


Knock-You-Down Guacamole 

• Raina’s Bruschetta


• Colicchio’s Esquire Steak 


• Bill’s Coconut Bread 

• Lemon Brown Sugar Blueberry Pancakes

• Garlic Tomato Fritata

• Lemon Soufflé Cakes

• Blueberry and Almond Toasted Muesli

• Avocado Toast


• Sauteed Chicken Breast with Summer Veggies

• Chicken, Wild Rice, and Tarragon


• Demian’s Favorite Oatmeal Cookies

• Mild Lemon Tea Cookies

• Just Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies

• Chocolate Crackle Cookies

• Joan Tubb’s Sugar Cookies

• Auntie Raina’s Peanut Butter Crunchies

• Lemon Butter Cookies

Desserts – DONE!

• Adaptive Path Holiday Chocolate Hazelnut Torte 

• Zingy Lemon Poundcake 

• Soft Centered Chocolate Puddings 

• Martha’s Hot Cocoa 

• Bill’s Mango Lassi 

• Minted Blueberries with Lemon Cream 

• Nigella’s Bitter Orange Ice Cream 

• Raina’s Cream Puffs 

• Lime Cream Dip for Fruit 

• Bourbon Whipped Cream for Pies 


• Avocado Bourbon Shake 

• Sassy Lassi 

• Wedding Sangria

• Martha’s Strawberry Ginger Caipirosca 

• Gin and Juice (Box) 

• The Cherry Bing 

• Tangelo Cooler 

• Killer Bloody Mary 


• Mom’s Spaghetti

• Linguine with Herbed Clam Sauce

• Bow Ties with Lemon and Mint

• Fusilli All’Amatriciana

• Fabulous Vegan Pasta Salad

• Spaghetti with Prosciutto and Egg



• Green Salad with Strawberry Dressing

• Fruit Salad with Honey and Rum

• Fresh Cranberry Relish

• Honey Tangerines and Kumquats with walnuts and shaved celery

• Fruit Salad with Honey and Rum

• Elegant Nicoise  Salad


• Broiled Sicilian Sandwich

• Tuna and Olive Sandwich

• Grilled Cheese with Tomato and Basil


• Crispy Black Pepper Salmon

• Easy Spicy Shrimp

• Fish Burritos

• BBQ Shrimp with Corn Cakes

• Tuna with Mango Avocado Salsa

• Snapper Filet with Asparagus 

• Coconut fish with cucumbers salad

• Spaghettini with Crab, Lime, and Chilli

• Baked Snapper with Lemon-Roasted Potatoes and Fennel Chilli Relish

• Poached Salmon with Green Bean Salad and Tomato Anchovy Dressing

• Grilled Salmon, Greens, and Balsamic Vinaigrette

Vegetarian Mains

• Thai Fried Rice 


• Sage Skillet Cornbread


• UCD Coffeehouse Beef Stew

• Spiced Zucchini Soup

• Bill’s Corn and Ginger Soup

• Lentil Soup

• Cuban Black Beans with Ham

• Bill’s Veggie Soup

• Chicken Leek Noodle Soup

• Fresh Baked Beans

• Winter Veggie Soup

• Classic Jewish Chicken Soup


• Green Beans with Tapanade

• Herbed Corn and Cous Cous

• Padrones

Dinner Parties

• For Ian and Mal: Guacamole and chips, Fish Burritos, Cucumber Salad, Strawberry Shortcake, Champagne