Favorite Recipes


Tastes of Summer

Does this hot weather have you wishing for some new, lighter foods to try? Here are some fresh and light choices to enjoy during the dog days of summer. Cranberry Salad Provided by Linda David for the August 2007 issue of the North Ellis Co.NOW Magazine. 1 3-oz. pkg. lemon Jell-O 1 3-oz. pkg. […]


In the Kitchen With Mary Young

These recipes were contributed by Mary Young, a North Ellis County resident, and originally appeared in the NorthEllisCountyNOW May 2014 issue. Grandma Neu’s Cranberry Relish Makes 1 quart. 3 apples 1 orange 1 lb. cranberries 2 cups sugar 1. Wash fruit and remove spots. Core apples but do not peel. 2. Remove and discard […]


In the Kitchen With Victoria Sotelo

These recipes were contributed by Victoria Sotelo, a Midlothian resident, and originally appeared in the MidlothianNOW May 2014 issue. White Chocolate Cream Pie 6 1-oz. squares white chocolate (divided use) 3 Tbsp. heavy cream 1 3-oz. pkg. cream cheese, softened 2/3 cup confectioners’ sugar 1 cup whipped cream 1 9-inch pie shell, baked In […]


In the Kitchen With Jackie Anderson

These recipes were contributed by Jackie Anderson, a Weatherford resident, and originally appeared in the WeatherfordNOW August 2016 issue. Greek Bread Mixture:   2 cups grated mozzarella cheese 1/2 cup butter, softened (not melted) 1/2 cup mayonnaise 1/2 cup chopped green onions 1 small can chopped black olives 1 large loaf French bread, sliced […]


In the Kitchen With Genni Link

These recipes were contributed by Genni Link, a Granbury resident, and originally appeared in the GranburyNOW August 2016 issue. Sour Meatballs 1 lb. ground beef 1/2 cup onion, finely chopped (optional) 1/2 cup breadcrumbs or crushed saltine crackers 1/2 tsp. salt 1/4 tsp. pepper 2 eggs (separate 1 egg and reserve yolk for later) […]


July Is Just Peachy!

Nothing says July like fresh peaches! If you love peaches, you might want to check out the 34th Annual Parker County Peach Festival in Weatherford this month. Need some new recipes to help you use up the produce you bought? Try these out! Granny Ruby’s Peach Cobbler Submitted by Lawonna Dawson for the July […]