Boston Cream Pie Crepes

Turn your morning breakfast crepe into a delicious and totally satisfying dessert with creamy custard filling and decadent chocolate sauce. To make filling: 1/2 cup sugar 1/4 cup cornstarch 1/2 tsp salt 1 1/2 cups milk 4 egg whites 1 tsp vanilla extract 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream In a saucepan mix milk, sugar, cornstarch and salt over a medium heat. Stir until mixture thickens. Pour 1/3 of sugar mixture into egg whites and stir, return to saucepan and heat for 1 minute. Remove saucepan from heat and pour in vanilla. Transfer filling to medium bowl, cover and press plastic wrap to …

Father’s Day Gifts for the Man Who Loves to Cook

Father’s Day Gifts for the Man Who Loves to Cook   (Family Features) While the typical Father’s Day gifts generally get the job done – think golf clubs, fishing tackle or grilling equipment – don’t forget about the dad who enjoys spending time making magic in the kitchen. Give him the tools he needs to succeed, whether baking for the big game, preparing a meal for the family, trying out a new recipe or simply seeking to master the perfect cup of coffee. Reaching one’s fullest potential in the kitchen requires the right equipment, so put the best gear in …

Marshmallow Crescent Puffs

Marshmallow Crescent Puffs Take your crescent rolls to the next level with this recipe for Marshmallow Crescent Puffs. The flaky crust and sweet marshmallow filling will be a sure delight to your tastebuds. Find more recipes at www.culinary.net. 1/4 cup granulated sugar 2 TBS all-purpose flour 1 Tsp cinnamon 2 cans refrigerated crescent dinner rolls 16 large marshmallows 1/4 cup butter, melted Glaze: 1/2 cup powdered sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 3 teaspoons of milk 1/4 cup chopped nuts (optional) Preheat oven to 375° F.  Spray muffin pan with non-stick cooking spray. In a bowl, mix sugar, flour and cinnamon. Seperate crescent …

Pistachio Cake

This delicious Pistachio Cake will be a hit at your next get together. Simple and easy to make your guests will devour it in minutes. 1 package white cake mix 1 package instant pistachio pudding mix 3 large eggs 1 cup club soda 3/4 cup canola oil 1 cup chopped walnuts Frosting 1 package instant pistachio pudding mix 1 cup 2 percent milk 1 carton frozen whipped topping, thawed Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Spray non-stick spray into bundt pan Combine cake mix, pudding mix, eggs, club soda and canola oil into a large bowl. Beat mixture on medium …

Double Chocolate Breakfast Bread Pudding

Anything is possible when you have the energy to take on the day. Protein shakes have grown in popularity because they’re a convenient and healthy way to curb hunger and give your body sustained energy. Plus, they can give your favorite recipes a protein boost.  For more recipes, go to culinary.net. Double Chocolate Breakfast Bread Pudding Servings: 4 2          eggs, slightly beaten 1          Premier Protein Chocolate Shake 1          teaspoon ground cinnamon or nutmeg 1          teaspoon butter 6          cups (about 6 slices) soft white or whole-wheat bread cubes 2          tablespoons dark chocolate chips 2          …

Refreshing Recipes for a Healthier Spring

Add healthy avocado for fresh, creamy flavor (Family Features) For many, spring is an opportunity to hit refresh on many aspects of life, including what you eat. Rather than instituting a restrictive diet that forces you to cut back on your favorite snacks and dishes, consider making simple changes that can go a long way so you can enjoy the flavors of the season without sacrificing taste or eating less. For example, Atkins offers a long-term, healthy lifestyle featuring a balanced approach of high-fiber carbohydrates, optimal protein and healthy fats, while focusing on reducing levels of refined carbohydrates, added sugars …

Blue Cheese and Bacon Stuffed Mushrooms

These stuffed mushrooms make for great appetizers for any event.  Blue cheese with hints of chive, onion and bacon will delight any guest.  Find more recipes at www.culinary.net. 24 large fresh portabello mushrooms 1 carton (8oz) spreadable chive and onion cream cheese 1 cup (4oz) crumbled blue cheese 4 green onions, chopped 2 garlic cloved, minced 3/4 cup bacon bits, divided Preheat oven to 375°F. Remove stems from mushrooms and place mushrooms on greased (or parchment paper) baking pan. Mix cream cheese, blue cheese, onions, garlic and 1/4 cup bacon bits in a small bowl. Spoon cream cheese mixture into …

Avocado Kale Berry Smoothie Bowl

  Print Avocado Kale Berry Smoothie Bowl Course Snack Cuisine American Prep Time 10 minutes Total Time 10 minutes Servings 2 Calories 356 kcal Ingredients 1/3 cup Plain Protein Powder 1 cup Plain Full-fat Greek Yogurt 1/4 cup Hass Avocado 1 cup Kale Leaves 2 tbsp. Fresh Mint chopped 1 tsp. Stevia sugar substitute 1/2 cup Fresh or Frozen Berries such as blackberries, strawberries, raspberries 2 tbsp. Almonds or Walnut Halves 2 tbsp. Chia Seeds Instructions In blender, blend protein powder, yogurt, water, avocado, kale, mint, and stevia until smooth then divide between two bowls. Sprinkle berries, nuts and chia …

Breakfast Stacks

Start your morning with these delicious and simple Breakfast Stacks made with eggs, pancake batter and sausage. Your family will be begging for more! See video below of how to make this quick and easy recipe. For more recipes, go to www.culinary.net. Breakfast Stacks Crisco® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray 6 large eggs, lightly beaten 12 fully cooked sausage patties OR 12 vegetable sausage patties 1 1/2 cup Buttermilk Pancake & Waffle Mix 1 cup water Shredded sharp cheddar or pepper jack cheese (optional) Maple Syrup HEAT oven to 375°F. Coat 12 muffin cups or glass custard cups generously with no-stick cooking spray. …

Soft Cinnamon Sugar Pretzel Bites

Spend more time with family in the morning and less time making breakfast with these easy-to-make Soft Cinnamon Sugar Pretzel Bites made with Pillsbury® Refrigerated Breadsticks. They are fun for the kids to make too!  For more recipes go to www.culinary.net. 1 (11oz.) can Pillsbury Refrigerated Breadsticks 3 TBS cinnamon 2 TBS sugar 2 TBS butter, melted 1 egg, slightly beaten sugar to sprinkle (optional) 1 TBS water 4 TBS powdered sugar Heat oven to 375°F. Line cookie sheet with parchment paper. Melt butter and mix with cinnamon and sugar. Unroll dough; separate into 12 breadsticks. With finger, press dough to make …