Good Mood Food

Make life delicious! Find light recipes to make any moment special: Feel like a kid again with Chili-Cheese Mac for a weeknight dinner. Make Saturday morning special with blueberry pancakes made from scratch. Share a pizza with friends. Make life delicious!

Granola with Honey-Scented Yogurt and Baked Figs

Web-Exclusive Recipe

Granola with Honey-Scented Yogurt: It's a great make-ahead that saves time on busy mornings.

Cedar Plank-Grilled Salmon with Mango Kiwi Salsa

Web-Exclusive Recipe

Cedar Plank-Grilled Salmon with Mango-Kiwi Salsa: Buy wild Alaskan salmon for a sustainable choice.

Blueberry Buttermilk Pancakes

Happy Foods

Find a collection of recipes meant to inspire happiness and good moods—dishes to share with family and friends as you celebrate life.

Stir up Some Nostalgia

Nostalgic Recipes

Dishes like pound cake or tomato soup with a grilled cheese hold a special place in our imaginations. They’re delicious, surely, but we also associate them with holidays, people we love, comfort, and precious times.

New York Cheesecake

Relaxing Recipes

Looking for just the thing to add to your prescription for a moment of calm? Cheesy, creamy, and bready foods will definitely help you unwind.


Adventurous Foods

Shake things up and take your taste buds on a flavor adventure.

Start a Little Romance

Romantic Foods

Light some candles, put on a crooner’s tunes, and serve a meal for two: These recipes are sure to win the heart of someone special.

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Our Best Easter Desserts

Find the perfect ending to your Easter feast with these light and fresh springtime desserts.

Black and White Angel Food Cake Recipe