The secret to awesome oven fries is presoaking them in salted water, which makes the potatoes release a bunch of their moisture before cooking. This ensures they will crisp up without having to risk burning them.

Italian Fries

Who needs French fries when youve got Italian fries? A twist on a recipe, these oven-baked fries are tossed in olive oil, grated cheese, and a medley of dried herbs. Sprinkle them with salt and pepper while theyre still hot, and serve Food

"half-way to heaven" peanut butter cookies made with oats and a honey roasted peanut butter filling.

Tom doesn't like peanut butter confections or desserts. Take these "half-way to heaven" peanut butter cookies made with oats and a honey roasted peanut butter filling. Um, excuse me? Who WOULDN'T love these?

This sounds SOOO Yummy!   "zucchini + tomato + basil + cheese = gooooood!"

Zucchini Bake Brush with olive oil and top with garlic or garlic powder. Top with sliced tomatoes, salt and pepper to taste. Use mozzarella cheese, Parmesan cheese or mixed blend.sprinkle with basil. Bake 375 for 20 to 30 minutes until soft.

baked avocado fries

Can't wait to try this one but with a flour alternative. Heavenly AND Healthy Delicious Dish: BAKED Avocado Fries

pecan pralines

Home Recipes FABULOUS Southern Pecan Pralines Recipe. From Southern Living. This recipe rocks!

Crockpot French Toast! Throw in the pot, go to bed, and wake up to breakfast..

Brunch: Crock Pot French Toast

French toast in the crock pot - 6 eggs, 2 cup milk, 1 tbsp light brown sugar and 1 tsp of vanilla. mix all together - use bread, cut, dip and add to low crock pot for 6 hours. Remove lid in the morning and let sit 10 min. serve with warm syrup

crack bread

Cheddar Bacon Ranch Pulls

Minus the bacon Pull apart Cheddar Bacon Ranch bread.they call it "Crack Bread" for a reason.

Taco Stuffed Shells

Taco Stuffed Shells - beef cook, mix in taco seasoning and cream cheese then stuff into 12 cooked pasta shells. Top with 1 cup salsa and 1 cup taco sauce. Cook at 350 for 30 min. Add cheese to top and let melt.

Pure Maple Candy

Pure Maple Candy Recipe, chapter Little House in the Big Woods as a side note. i think it's crazy that i love maple sugar candy, but i hate maple syrup.

lemon butter cookies

Lemon Butter Cookies: 1 Egg Yolk, 1 cup & 2 tablespoons All-Purpose Flour ⅓ cup Sugar tablespoon Lemon Zest, finely grated 7 tablespoons Unsalted Butter, cut into ¼″ cubes. For the Glaze: 1 cup Powdered Sugar 3 tablespoons Lemon Juice, fresh