Best of the Best in 2014

Best of the Best in 2014! Top 10 most popular recipes from #recipes #popular

I always think it's fun to see the most popular posts for each year! Here's a Collection of Cooking with Ruthie's Best of the Best from 2014...     Check out Best of the Best in 2014 by Ruth Andrus Knudsen at   Most popular post overall in 2014:  Kitchen Tip Series on Lettuce Top 10 Recipes: 1.  Slow Cooker Sesame Chicken  2. … [Read more...]

Harvest Chicken Salad with Raspberry Balsamic Dressing

Harvest Chicken Salad with Raspberry Balsamic Dressing by

Today, I'm excited to share one of my very favorite salads~ Harvest Chicken Salad with Raspberry Balsamic Dressing with y'all. I promise you this dressing is to-die-for... SO Ah-mazing! This salad is just wonderful.  Oh and if you take off the chicken it's the perfect side salad to take along to all your holiday gatherings too.  Or it'd be a great way to use up some leftover Turkey … [Read more...]

5 Meal Ideas with Alexia Foods

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Can I tell you a secret?  I LOVE sweet potato fries.  Especially, the baked kind.  For years I've tried and tried to make my own and they are just a trick, right?  Somehow, they end up on the soggy side of things instead of the crisp.  I'd given up and resorted to only ordering them at restaurants. Then, several years ago all my worries were solved one day in the frozen food isle, I … [Read more...]

One Pot Wonders

One Pot Wonders are a dinner dream come true! Clean ups a cinch. by #recipes #dinner

Oh Kay.  Let face it!  Some nights I just don't feel like doing the dishes- ugh.  I'm usually tired from a long day and those dishes staring at me from the sink are just not very motivating. That right there is the inspiration for my One Pot Wonder collection of recipes... only one pot??  Means a lot less dishes for me to do and THAT makes me happy, happy :) Enjoy some of our … [Read more...]

Green Chicken Curry with Thai Eggplant

Green Chicken Curry with Thai Eggplant on

Most of you probably know that I'm currently enrolled in the Culinary Arts Program at a local university, which I have completely and totally loved! This block I'm in the Professional Kitchen with Chef Todd, he's been really great and I'm learing so much.  For our class we run a restaurant called Forte and have seatings every thursday and friday nights.  Each week is a different … [Read more...]

Salsa Chicken Bake

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We are SO lucky this week...  we have two awesome new contributors joining our Creative Team! I'm excited to introduce you to Jesseca from One Sweet Appetite and can I just tell you I'm SO happy that we get to have her come and visit each month :) (tomorrow you'll be meeting another awesome lady!)  AND now I'll turn it on over to Jesseca to share a delicious and easy dinner … [Read more...]

Summer Suppers Round-up

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Garlic Parmesan Grilled Potato Wedges from This Silly Girl's Life Ricotta Stuffed Tomatoes from Walking on Sunshine Watermelon Salad from Spaceships and Laserbeams Thai Chop Salad from Caramel Potatoes Orzo Stuffed Peppers from With a Blast Healthy Potato Salad from Simply Fresh Dinners Gourmet Hot Dogs from Kleinworth & Co. Jicama Citrus Salad from The First Year … [Read more...]

Coca~Cola BBQ Pulled Chicken Sandwich

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    We recently had a huge multi-family gathering and cooked up 6 crockpots full of this simple to make but oh so tasty recipe! Coca~Cola BBQ Pulled Chicken Sandwich is perfect to "amp" up for big crowds or keep it simple with a single batch for the family. 5.0 from 1 reviews Coca~Cola BBQ Pulled Chicken Sandwich   Print Prep time 15 mins Cook time 6 … [Read more...]

Spring Dinner Party

Spring Dinner Party Super Saturday Features on

We've got some great links to feature this week. As always, there were plenty of projects, ideas, and recipes to choose from. (View all of them by clicking here.) You are a talented bunch! Keep those projects coming....we can't wait to see what you have in store for us during the next Super Saturday. When we were looking over your links, we realized that if we had your help, we could … [Read more...]

16 Simple Sunday Supper Recipes

16 Simple Sunday Supper Recipes by

I thought it'd be fun to share a delicious collection of 16 Simple Sunday Supper Recipes... packed with ideas for your next family gathering. I know I'm always looking for fabulous new ideas to make our Sunday Supper time a delightful event.     We love everyone of these recipes... mix and match them in any combination and you've the makings of a wonderful … [Read more...]

50 mouth-watering Chicken Recipes

50 mouth-watering Chicken Recipes by

50 mouth-watering Chicken Recipes is a delicious collection of winner-winner chicken dinner ideas! Enjoy baking, grilling, and slow cooking up everyone of these fabulous Chicken Recipes...  50 Chicken mouth-watering Chicken Recipes     You'll be inspired all year long by these 50 mouth-watering Chicken Recipes! xoxo~ Ruthie   … [Read more...]

Olive Garden Chicken Gnocchi Soup (copycat)

Olive Garden Chicken Gnocchi Soup (copycat) on

Spring is that crazy time of year when the weather can flip from a warm sunny days a to cold and wintery one without a moments notice!  At least in my neck of the woods :) Soooo, there's no better way than a little Olive Garden Chicken Gnocchi Soup (copycat) to help stay warm and cozy even on those chilly days! Most of y'all know that I try to make the majority of my recipes as … [Read more...]