The Organized Life, Recipe Tabs Update

I recently did a quick calculation of my recipes and found that I have posted around 1000!

The general recipe index, alphabetically by category, had become so long it was no longer user friendly

I have reorganized it and divided it into sections, you can see all the new tabs in the header above

Most categories have a direct link to a Pinterest board photo gallery for visual reference also

Recipes   This tab is the master list of all recipes, in alphabetical order by title, in each category

 

Recipes/Appetizers & Pizzas   This tab will take you to a list of all appetizers, pizzas, flatbread, condiments.  It is divided into sections such as finger foods, dips, bites etc.

 

 

Recipes/Breakfast, Brunch and Breads  The recipes under this tab are divided into sections of Sweet bread, Savory bread, Breakfast Casseroles, Sweet rolls, Danishes and Pastries and Miscellaneous

 

 

Recipes/Desserts  This tab is divided into sections, Cookies & Bars,  Bites Dumplings & Pastries, Cake, Cupcakes, Cheesecake, Ice Cream & Parfaits, Pies Tarts and Galettes and Miscellaneous

 

 

Recipes/Entrees is divided into many sections, including, Chicken, Meats, Seafood, Casseroles, Pasta, Slow cooker and Vegetarian

 

 

Recipes/Gifts features recipes called “gifts from the kitchen,” food items, baskets and wrapping ideas

 

 

Recipes/Salad, Soup & Sides  is divided into Salads, Soups, Pasta, Potatoes, Rice & Risotto, Stuffing & Grits

 

 

 

Recipes/Vegetables & Savory Pies has an alphabetical list of vegetable recipes as well as a section for Savory Quiche & Pies

 

 

Note: you can also search for recipes by entering key words or ingredients in the search box below the calendar in the right side bar

I have also updated the Party Panache and Tablescapes Pages, with parties and ideas divided into holidays, seasons, themes etc.

 

I hope this will help make it easier to browse and to find what you’re looking for!

 

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I will be joining these fabulous parties and blogs:

Rustic and RefinedBetween Naps on the Porch, Gardens Galore  Make it Pretty Monday

Coastal CharmCooking and Crafting with J&J,  The Scoop,   A Stroll Thru Life 

Celebrate and Decorate,     Creatively Crafty      Full Plate Thursday

Foodie Friday & Everything Else    Thursday Favorite Things

Share it One More Time   Delicious Dishes Recipe Party

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21 Responses to “The Organized Life, Recipe Tabs Update”
  1. Way to go, Jenna. I know you feel very accomplished getting all those recipes organized. It looks great.

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  2. That had to take LOADS of time. But really terrific. I periodically go through updating pages spurts and find it makes me a little crazy but time to do it again. So, you will be my motivating force! If Janna can do it with 1000 recipes, I can do it with far fewer things in a category!

    By the way, have to tell you how much I love your food painting at the top here. I’ve been trying to practice drawing more food lately for a family cookbook project and sometimes its a little harder than it looks! So, double inspiration today!

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    • Thank you Jeanie it did take a while, but it kept me distracted as we were watching and worrying about all the hurricanes lately. I got tired of scrolling through the index looking for stuff myself! I love to paint and draw food, and remember it doesn’t have to be realistic~ a family cookbook with your artwork will be fabulous and cherished by all I am sure!

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  3. Ricki Treleaven says:

    Thank-you! That must have taken forever to do!!! LOL All of my recipes are listed chronologically on my recipes page….no semblance of order at all!!!

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  4. Wow, Jenna, have you considered publishing a cookbook? Great recipes with beautiful photography and your gorgeous artwork, I’d buy one!

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  5. Leslie Anne Tarabella says:

    It makes me feel good to see other people organized, because heaven knows I need inspiration! I love all your categories and look forward to being able to just click- and find. I’ve searched your site before by topic, but this will be much better! Thanks!

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  6. I usually come to your blog with a full tummy, but I always leave salivating. You have the best recipes, Jenna. That was a HUGE job and well done, Jenna. Have a great week!

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  7. Cynthia Raines says:

    What a great accomplishment! Thanks! I like it!

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  8. Jenna, posting 1000 recipes is an amazing feat and now to go back and reorganize is also amazing. Organization is so hard for me, so I am so impressed. I agree with Carole – publish a cookbook!

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  9. Jodi says:

    wow – great job organizing them. I’m sure I need to do the same, but…. LOL! not nearly as organized as you 🙂

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  10. I’m tired just thinking about all the work you did! I am so impressed. Sigh, I can’t get through my inbox each day.

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  11. I don’t know how you do it….But I think you are responsible for my weight gain!!

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  12. thefrenchhutch says:

    Great organization for your recipes and art. Love the look and love the ease at finding what I need in a jiffy. Thanks Jenna, I know this took you awhile……….

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  13. Sandra Garth says:

    Congrats on getting everything in order. For the longest, I’ve said this is what I need to do but I’ve been avoiding it like the plague. Fingers crossed that I get motivated and get it started.

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