Peanut Butter Play Dough (Edible) — No joke, you can really eat this stuff! For when your mother won't let you play with your food.

Peanut Carrot Cake (for dogs) -- Dick says, "The peanut carrot cake for the dogs came from the newspaper, I think. Anyway, it is a real hit with every dog that has tried it. I sampled it once myself...a little on the dry side."

Play Dough — Why spend lots of money on buying it when you can make it so easily?

Russian Tea Mix — Doree has made this recipe for a spiced instant tea mix for years. So far as we know, there's nothing "Russian" about it beyond its name. Great on a cold winter morning.

Texas Slop This recipe comes from a Neiman-Marcus cookbook and is the best slop on ribs or burgers that you ever had. The original recipe intructs you to slop it on with a stick tied with a rag, a la Texas style.