Tomahawk Beef Rib Chop

Tomahawk Chops with Sweet Potato Purée

A rib eye of Flintstonian proportions deserves a side that can stand up to its mammoth beefiness. Sweet potatoes puréed with butter galore do quite nicely.

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  • 10 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 2
Tuna Melt

Tuna Melt

Take a close look at this sandwich and you’ll realize you’re just a few ingredients away from feeling like a kid again.

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  • 20 M
  • 25 M
  • 12
Chicken Fingers

Chicken Fingers

No funnily named fillers. No mystery meat. Just chicken and cornflakes and little tykes clamoring for more.

  • 30 M
  • 30 M
  • 8
Funnel Cakes

Funnel Cakes

No, these aren’t the cloyingly sweet, belly-achingly greasy funnel cakes from your childhood. They’re infinitely better. But they still bring back memories. Boy, do they ever.

  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 2
White bowl of sliced parmesan-crusted chicken, lettuce, and red and yellow cherry tomatoes

Parmesan-Crusted Chicken

When it’s half past when you’d wanted to eat and you’re too exhausted to think, turn to this kid-friendly, adult-approved fix.

  • 15 M
  • 30 M
  • 23
A white bowl filled with lemon, ricotta, and pea pasta.

Lemon, Ricotta, and Pea Pasta

Lemon, ricotta cheese, peas, and pappardelle pasta. The name says it all. A simple dish that can be made in no time. It’s a real family-friendly dish. Honest.

  • 15 M
  • 35 M
  • 6
Hot Chocolate Sauce

Hot Chocolate Sauce

A soda fountain mainstay, this classic chocolate sauce ought to be kept on hand at all times for ice cream emergencies.

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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 7
Samoas

Homemade Samoas

These gooey, chewy Samoas are worth every second they take to make seeing as you can have them any time the craving strikes. Uh oh.

  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 15
Ghostly Halloween Meringues

Ghostly Halloween Meringues

These—eek!—meringue ghosts couldn’t be any easier. Beat egg whites and sugar until satiny and stiff, create some blobs, and bake. See? Not so scary after all.

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  • 30 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 2
Several blueberries and cream cupcakes topped with whipped cream and fresh blueberries.

Blueberry Cupcakes

Swoops and swirls of ethereally airy whipped cream lend these cupcakes a more adult air. In a playing grown-ups sorta way.

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  • 30 M
  • 55 M
  • 2
4 black bottom cupcakes with chocolate cake and cream cheese center on a rack, one split open

Black Bottom Cupcakes

These chocolate, deep-red devil’s food cupcakes are filled with an irresistible dollop of creamy cheesecake. Just what the kid in each of us craves.

  • 20 M
  • 45 M
  • 18