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Gathering Family and Friends for Good Food and Good Conversation

Family is the heart of the home and I love gathering family and friends for good food and good conversation. Whether it’s just a weeknight or a special holiday dinner the recipes here are easy and very family-friendly.

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Game Day Food

It’s time for all the bowl games, leading up to the BIG bowl game. Plus, there are other sports to be watching with friends and family as well.

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Mom always said breakfast is the most important meal of the day. These options are sure to keep you from getting hungry.

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Recipes for Valentine’s Day

Refreshing cocktails for any summer occasion or for just lounging by the pool.

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Easy Menu Ideas

It’s easy to get in a menu planning rut but with these weekly ideas, you’re sure to find some new family favorites to add to your regular rotation. Visit them all to get mix and match ideas for a completely new meal!

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Food writer, recipe developer and influencer, Ellen Folkman.

About Ellen…

Welcome to Family Around the Table! Here you will find simple recipes your family will enjoy when they gather around your table. My recipes are tried and true, perfect for any skill level, and easy enough to get kids involved.

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Recipes to Warm Up

It’s still winter and chilly in many areas. Warm up with these drinks and comfort food reicpes.

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These recipes have all had new photos added as well as a bit more description and tips and tricks for recipe success.