Recipe Tips

Here are some things to remember as you get your recipes together, helpful for you… helpful for us:

  • Take some time and get your recipe(s) together.
  • We do all the formatting in other software, so don’t worry about fonts, bold, italic, etc.
  • We don’t number the ingredients or the steps in the directions.


  • List them in the order they’re used in the recipe.
  • Avoid abbreviations for clarity.
  • Use just a single carriage return after each ingredient.


  • Simple sentences in one paragraph.
  • Avoid abbreviations for clarity.
  • One space after a period.

Personal Comments

  • Short, simple and personal work best.

For more help and an example, click here.