Give the Gift of Goodies | Gracious Kitchen with Mindy Lockard

Some of the best gifts are goodies! Whether it be for a teacher, friend, co-worker, host/hostess or white elephant exchange, treats are always a welcomed gift. Your Market Bakery and Market Bulk Department offer a large selection of delicious choices, like cookies, snack mixes, candies, nuts and chocolates. Buying in bulk allows you to get the exact amount you need, too.

2020-08-11T13:29:50-07:00December 2nd, 2019|Gracious Kitchen, Recipes, Videos|

Tips for Decorating Holiday Cookies | Gracious Kitchen with Mindy Lockard

Decorating cookies is a fun way to spend time with your family during the holidays. Make sugar or gingerbread cookies yourself or pick-up or pre-order a few packages of undecorated cookies from your Market Bakery to simplify things, like Mindy Lockard recommends. Try using cheese knives for frosting your cookies for easier spreading. And, let each layer dry to avoid mixing colors. Cookies make a great gift for teachers, coworkers and friends! Just put them in a clear bag, tie, and add a gift tag, which you can download and print here. Get started!

2020-08-11T13:29:58-07:00November 26th, 2019|Gracious Kitchen, Recipes, Videos|

Leftover Turkey Pot Pie Recipe | Gracious Kitchen with Mindy Lockard

Looking for new ways to eat Thanksgiving leftovers? Mindy Lockard’s Turkey Pot Pie recipe is a delicious way enjoy any extra turkey and sides. Simply simmer some turkey broth with leftover veggies and turkey and top with stuffing to create this stress-free dish. You can even plan ahead and make extra stuffing or Mindy’s Stuffing in Muffin Pans recipe to ensure you have enough. The day after Thanksgiving has never tasted so good!

2020-08-11T13:30:13-07:00November 15th, 2019|Gracious Kitchen, Recipes, Videos|

Turkey Cheese Ball Recipe | Gracious Kitchen with Mindy Lockard

Looking for a fun Thanksgiving activity to do with your kids? This turkey cheese ball is a creative-yet-yummy way to commemorate the holiday. Making the cheese ball is easy – besides the main ingredients, all you need are a few veggies and pretzels to decorate your turkey. Grab your kids and get started. Your guests are going to gobble up this appetizer!

2020-08-11T13:30:30-07:00November 12th, 2019|Gracious Kitchen, Recipes, Videos|

Pumpkin and Apple Mason Jar Pies Recipe | Gracious Kitchen with Mindy Lockard

If you have no room left for pie after all the turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, cranberry sauce and rolls, then Mindy Lockard’s upside-down pumpkin and apple mason jar pies are the perfect solution! These little pie cups are just the right size for when you are stuffed. The best part is that they can be made ahead to make room for the turkey in the oven on Thanksgiving Day. These pie jars are a little slice – or more like little spoonfuls – of heaven!

2020-08-11T13:31:05-07:00November 7th, 2019|Gracious Kitchen, Recipes, Videos|

Stuffing in Muffin Pan Recipe | Gracious Kitchen with Mindy Lockard

Tired of feeling stressed out on Thanksgiving? Although cooking all of the sides for a holiday meal from scratch can be fun and delicious, it can also add an extra burden to the person cooking. Luckily, Mindy Lockard’s recipe for cornbread stuffing muffins are simple, tasty and can be made the night before!

2020-08-11T13:31:28-07:00October 31st, 2019|Gracious Kitchen, Recipes, Videos|

Strawberry Ghosts | Gracious Kitchen with Mindy Lockard

Fun for kids and adults, this berry scary, Halloween-inspired dessert is a great way to spend time with your little ones! These strawberry ghosts triple as a festive activity, a yummy treat and as a Halloween decoration. All you need is strawberries, white chocolate chips, black decorating gel, skewers and you are ready to make Mindy Lockard’s imaginative, silly recipe. Grab a clay pot and a foam ball, too, to display your finished creations before eating!

2020-08-11T13:31:54-07:00October 21st, 2019|Gracious Kitchen, Recipes, Videos|

Roasted Spaghetti Squash Recipe | Gracious Kitchen with Mindy Lockard

Can eating vegetables be fun? Of course! This twice-baked squash recipe is twice the fun! Delicious and easy for both dinner and lunch, this gourd-geous meal will have your whole family eating veggies. Simply slice and bake a spaghetti squash, then scrape out the insides to create the “noodles!” This creative alternative to pasta has few calories and more health benefits. Try it for yourself!

2020-08-11T13:32:04-07:00October 9th, 2019|Gracious Kitchen, Recipes, Videos|

Chicken and Veggie Enchilada Bowls Recipe | Gracious Kitchen with Mindy Lockard

This warm, cozy recipe is perfect for busy, blustery fall days. Made in a slow cooker, these enchilada bowls can simmer all day and be enjoyed after work, school and sports practices. Featuring squash and broccoli, this wholesome twist on the classic Mexican dish is healthy and delicious and makes a wonderful weeknight meal.

2020-08-11T13:32:20-07:00October 4th, 2019|Gracious Kitchen, Recipes, Videos|

Baked Taco Cups Recipe | Gracious Kitchen with Mindy Lockard

Have you ever heard of baked taco cups? When Mindy Lockard was visiting a friend and saw her whip up this recipe, she was excited to try them. These taco cups are easy to make for dinner and—because they store well after they are baked—they also make the perfect lunch. Watch Mindy explain how to make this fun interpretation on conventional tacos, then try them for yourself.

2020-08-11T13:32:30-07:00September 20th, 2019|Gracious Kitchen, Recipes, Videos|