Skip to main content

You're the STAR Blog Hop & HOME Features

T his linky party is the perfect place to show off your creativity! Share your blog posts, for a chance to be featured next month!     I am still not in my cafeteria, but an learning and shadowing our operations manager until the 31st. Hopefully my cafeteria will reopen when some restrictions are lifted. I hope you are all staying warm!!  WELCOME to the January 2022  " You're the Star " Blog Hop! Before we continue onto the Linky party I wanted to share from my blog:   Tender chewy Conversation Heart Blondies are studded with adorable conversation heart candy and topped with cherry cream cheese frosting. Simple to make and oh so cute, these blondies are a wonderful dessert for Valentine's Day! ________________________________________ Please join me in welcoming our newest Cohost: Shellie from " Footsteps of Grace " (click  HERE  to view her wonderful blog) She will be one of our  CREATIVE  cohosts. ________________________________________ WELCOME to

10 Most Popular Recipes of 2021

With the start of 2022 tomorrow, I thought I'd take the time to look back at the past year and share the 10 Most Popular Recipes of 2021. This year has brought a lot of new recipes, experimentation with healthier options and tons of baking. Keep reading to see what everyone has been enjoying from my blog. Do you have a favourite?

Most Popular of 2021

This top 10 post has always been a favourite of mine to write. Even when I first started blogging 12 yrs ago, I always enjoyed looking back and seeing which recipes my readers seem to gravitate towards. Would it be desserts, or savoury dishes? Healthy or Indulgent? I never get tired of seeing which recipe has been a hit, at the end of each year.

I am often surprised as to what recipes are a hit, many times you guys surprise me and a recipe that I didn't really anticipate being extremely popular, takes off and has thousands of views. While other recipes I'm sure will be a total winner, fall flat. So, it's always fun to see what y'all are into during the year.

Before we dive in to the recipes I wanted to say Thank You to all of you for your continued support, comments and shares of my recipes and blog posts. Also Thank You to all who have tried my recipes and continue to return to look for new ones to try. Although I am not posting as often as I would like, with my return to full time work, I still love being able to get into the kitchen to create recipes and share them with you. 

Wishing you all a wonderful 2022, from Mom the Lunch Lady! 💜

10 Most Popular Recipes of 2021

Broccoli Cheddar Soup

10. Better Than Panera Broccoli Cheddar Soup

Amish White Bread

9. No-Fail Amish White Bread

Chocolate Covered Cherries
8. Chocolate Covered Cherries

Cheddar Zucchini Bread
7. Savoury Cheddar Zucchini Quick Bread

Sesame Garlic Tofu
6. Pan-Fried Sesame Garlic Tofu

Chocolate Cherry Blossom Candy
5. Chocolate Cherry Blossoms

Garlic Parmesan Knots
4. Garlic Parmesan Knots

2-Ingredient Bagels
3. 2-Ingredient Weight Watchers Friendly Bagels

Cranberry Pecan Oatmeal Cookies
2. Healthy Cranberry Pecan Oatmeal Cookies


AND THE #1 MOST POPULAR RECIPE OF 2021 IS......

Bacon Cheddar Deviled Eggs
1. The BEST Bacon Cheddar Deviled Eggs


Comments

  1. OK I am making that zucchini quick bread ASAP! And maybe those garlic knots too. YUM!

    ReplyDelete
  2. I just finished breakfast and now I’m hungry again. These look delicious!

    ReplyDelete
  3. I can see why these recipes were so popular. They all look delicious! Happy New Year!

    ReplyDelete
  4. These recipes look amazing! I cant wait to try them

    ReplyDelete
  5. That soup coupled with garlic bread knots looks like tomorrow's lunch for me! Thank you for the ideas!! :)

    ReplyDelete
  6. Great round up of your popular dishes. Going to try the garlic knots soon.

    ReplyDelete
  7. great round up and recap of your achievements !!

    ReplyDelete
  8. great collection of recipes and all looks so good

    ReplyDelete
  9. Those chocolate covered cherries are divine!! I may make those for valentine's day

    ReplyDelete
  10. I need all of these in my life! Pinning for 2022 inspiration!

    ReplyDelete
  11. What a wonderful round up. Everything looks so delicious! Pinning!

    ReplyDelete
  12. What a collection of amazing recipes! I will definitely be making the cranberry pecan cookies again.

    ReplyDelete
  13. Delicious recipes, thanks for sharing.

    ReplyDelete
  14. So far I made your deviled eggs recipe and the courgette bread - super! Glad both recipes made the list!

    ReplyDelete

Post a Comment

We love hearing from you!! Let us know what you think.

Popular posts from this blog

No Yeast Old Fashion Cinnamon Rolls

 These delicious cinnamon sticky rolls have been in my family for over 40 yrs. No yeast is required, so you can whip up a batch of these in no time. Still tender, sticky sweet and delicious! Ever since I can remember Mom would make these as a special treat. It wasn't too often, but every once in a while, we'd come home to these no yeast cinnamon rolls, as an after school snack. Growing up, this is what I thought cinnamon rolls were. I wasn't aware that there was a yeast version of cinnamon rolls. As much as I LOVE the yeast version, this no yeast version seems to make an appearance more frequently here at home.  Since there is no yeast in the dough, it does not need to rise for 30 minutes before being rolled out and baked. When I worked in the retirement home the residents were always excited when I made these cinnamon rolls. They said it reminded them of their childhood. It was amazing seeing how happy a simple recipe could make them. I don't make these very often and

Black Forest Roll Cake

Light and fluffy cherry and whipped cream filling is rolled in an airy sponge cake. 13 years ago, I made a dinner that I was totally proud of. Not only did it taste wonderful, it looks fantastic too. I was so proud of myself that I took a photo, which I wanted to share with my friends and family. Only I didn't know how I could share it with everyone, at the same time. Then a thought came to me- a blog!!!  I've always been a foodie. While growing up, I'd often watch talk shows, just to see the cooking segments. I'd sit with a pen and paper, quickly jotting down ingredients and directions, to hopefully recreate recipes at home. I still remember a beet salad I begged my mom to let me make, asking her to buy raspberry wine vinegar for the dressing. It turned out to be something neither of us enjoyed, and up until a few years ago, Mom still had the vinegar in her cupboard.  I first started my first blog, Hun... What's  for Dinner?, as a way to share recipes with my famil

The BEST Bacon Cheddar Deviled Eggs

 Hard boiled eggs are transformed into a magnificent, indulgent appetizer, by mixing the yolks with sharp cheddar cheese and smokey bacon. A welcome addition to any gathering and a great way to use those coloured hard boiled Easter eggs! Jump to Recipe Eater growing up was always a magical time. I love how my parents tried to make holidays such as Eater and Christmas so magical. I was always in awe when I would wake up to Easter treats on the couch, on Easter morning. It was a welcome sight after partaking in Lent for 40 days. Every lent we would give up candy, making us appreciate our Easter treats all that much more. Our family is Catholic, so Easter and Christmas were centered around religion and teachings, but I appreciate that Mom and Dad also made it fun and let us believe in things like the Easter Bunny and Santa Clause.  Mom would buy the Easter egg dying kits and we would colour eggs on the Saturday before Easter. Everyone would choose their favourite to enjoy for breakfast af