Worthwhile Lifestyle


Chocolate sheet cake

Servings: 15 Start to finish: 1 hour, 15 minutes (Inactive time: 1 hour, plus cooling time) Ingredients Needed: Vegetable oil spray 1 1/2 cups sugar…




Classic pecan pie

Servings: 8 Start to finish: 1 hour (plus 2 hours for cooling) 1 recipe Basic Single-Crust Pie Dough (recipe follows), fitted into a 9-inch pie…




Roast turkey

Servings: 20-24 Start to finish: 3 hours 30 minutes (plus 30 minutes for resting) 3 onions, chopped coarse 3 carrots, chopped coarse 3 celery ribs,…


Rustic walnut tart

Servings: 8 Start to finish: 2 hours, 25 minutes (Active time: 25 minutes) 1 recipe Classic Tart Dough (recipe follows) 1/2 cup packed (3 1/2…


French toast

Servings: 4 Start to finish: 1 hour 8 large slices hearty white sandwich bread or challah 1 1/2 cups whole milk, warmed 3 large egg…


Shepherd’s pie

Servings: 4-6 Start to finish: 1 hour, 15 minutes 2 pounds russet potatoes, peeled and cut into 1-inch pieces Salt and pepper 1/2 cup milk…


Ground beef chili

Servings: 8-10 Start to finish: 2 hours, 45 minutes 2 pounds of 85 percent lean ground beef 2 tablespoons plus 2 cups water Salt and…