Recipes are the order you select items to be crafted in Stranded. For example, if you were to craft a Large Handle and a Rope (In that order) into a tool, you would get a Crude Prehistoric Fishing Rod. Some items share the same recipe. When you attempt to craft a recipe and it has more than one object you can create, a small blue menu appears for you to select which object you desire to create.

Recipe Name

Ingredient 1       Ingredient 2                   
Prehistoric Log Boat

Medium Wood

Medium Wood   
Hammerstone Small stone

As you can see, some recipes even have just one ingredient. Some recipes even have 8 or more ingredients! To find a recipe, think of what you would do in real life to make that item!