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No-Bake Rice Krispies Peanut Butter Granola Bars

By admin / December 5, 2016

The perfect thing for the on-the-go family. No-bake Rice Krispies Peanut Butter Granola Bars are packed with protein and flavor. These are great for a fast breakfast, an afternoon snack, or a bit of a sweet with a cup of tea. Real ingredients – Real good! Check out the recipe by clicking next below.

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Oven Caramel Corn

By admin / November 29, 2016

Caramel corn brings back childhood memories. This recipe is super indulgent because it includes pecans and/or almonds. This is one of those snacks that is great to have around during the holiday. You never know when someone will drop by and you will need to serve a snack. This oven caramel corn will store well […]

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4 Ingredient Toffee

By admin / November 29, 2016

I’m gearing up for the next holiday. I know, I know – we just got through the last one. The Christmas holiday is a bit different in that it extends to many different entertainment occasions. Some people do a cookie exchange while others are in need of a hostess gift. This recipe for 4 ingredient […]

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Cranberry Almond Broccoli Salad

By admin / November 29, 2016

There are lots of variations of broccoli salad and most are good. I like this one because it includes sweet, tart, and salty flavors along with a delightful array of textures. If you want to keep it vegetarian, eliminate the bacon. Feel free to add other things that you love – like white raisins, chopped […]

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Creamed Turkey

By admin / November 29, 2016

With lots of turkey left-overs, I went in search of new ideas and recipes. This one stood out. Creamed Turkey is similar to Chicken Ala King and equally good. It is a great way to use up that leftover turkey. Serve in a bowl with a nice crusty bread or do the traditional chicken ala […]

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Honey Glazed Apple Cider Shrimp

By admin / November 28, 2016

These snappy shrimp will melt in your mouth. Sometimes the best recipes have the fewest ingredients. This is one of them. It is the combination of ingredients that makes this dish so delicious. I like to serve these shrimp over jasmine rice, but you can easily make an argument for serving them over angel hair […]

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Spaghetti with Broccoli Rabe and Salami

By admin / November 17, 2016

I came across this recipe from Rachel Ray while watching her show on tv. She has been creating recipes with 5 ingredients or fewer (except for “pantry” items). This was one of those recipes. I made this last night and have to say that it is a keeper recipe. Surprisingly simple to make and really […]

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Chocolate Peanut Brittle

By admin / November 7, 2016

Knowing how much everyone loves chocolate makes this chocolate peanut brittle a great addition to any holiday gathering. Peanut brittle is fun to make and is always well liked. I am always amazed at the power of chocolate. I recently made this Chocolate peanut brittle and was stunned to see it disappear. Pretty, delicious, and […]

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Bake-Ahead Eggs

By admin / November 4, 2016

This is a brilliant recipe I found on Frugality Gal’s website. How easy can you make this? Who doesn’t like an “Egg McMuffin?” The problem is it is difficult to make them for a group of people so that everyone is served at the same time. This solves that problem. I will be making these […]

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Sweet Potato Casserole

By admin / November 4, 2016

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, I am beginning to think through my menu keeping “easy” in the thought process. I came across this recipe for a Sweet Potato Casserole that really appealed to me. It can be made ahead and heated as the turkey rests and is a bit different from the normal sweet […]

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Pumpkin Pancakes

By admin / October 17, 2016

There is nothing better than big fluffy pancakes. I don’t spend a great deal of time on making breakfast so I always have Aunt Jemima Complete pancake mix on my shelf. This may sound lazy, but I don’t believe in reinventing the wheel. Aunt Jemima Complete pancake mix makes awesome pancakes. Because we are into […]

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Easy Beignets

By admin / October 12, 2016

These beignets are light, delicious, and easy to make. This recipe makes the perfect light dessert, an addition to a breakfast or brunch or an afternoon snack. Click next below to get this wonderful recipe. 

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Cheesy Potato Pancakes

By admin / October 11, 2016

Talk about a versitile recipe! These Cheesy Potato Pancakes are always a hit and can be served as a snack, an appetizer, a meatless meal, main entree, or as a side dish. You’ll want to make sure to make a lot as they do become addicting. I like to serve them with sour cream, but […]

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Making Carrot Juice for Better Health

By admin / October 10, 2016

I am always in search of great recipes that I can add to my recipe routines. After having cruised to New England and Canada for a week indulging in way too many rich foods, I’m back and looking to eat healthy foods once again. Carrots are a superfood for me. I don’t eat them nearly often […]

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Hawaiian-Style Hot Dogs

By admin / September 27, 2016

Hot dogs get a makeover in this recipe featuring grilled hot dogs that sit in a sweet and savory bun with honey mustard and a delicious, crunchy topping that will make these dogs a family favorite. What’s not to like about these Hawaiian-style hot dogs topped with a delicious pineapple salsa and honey mustard? Give […]

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Cranberry Vanilla Bean Scones

By admin / September 21, 2016

Scones have to be one of my all time favorite things to make…and eat. These Cranberry Vanilla Bean Scones are quick and easy to make. There are many different types of scones but these have a wonderful combination of ingredients. They are a bit little tart due to the cranberries, lemon zest, and buttermilk, but […]

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Shrimp Creole

By admin / September 21, 2016

Thicker than a gumbo but filled with all the flavors of southern cooking, the tomato-based shrimp creole is definitely comfort food. Served over piping-hot rice and packed with spices (and a bit of a kick), shrimp creole is a favorite in New Orleans. How can you make it your own? How long you simmer it […]

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Pumpkin Spice Buttermilk Cake

By admin / September 18, 2016

If you’re a pumpkin fan and can’t wait for the fall and all that comes with it, then this recipe is for you. Cream Cheese icing is delicious on this pumpkin spice cake. I’ve even served it with a chocolate icing. Check out this video. Click next to get the recipe!

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Tortellini Tomato Soup with Italian Sausage & Spinach

By admin / September 16, 2016

Soup season is upon us! Yeah! This hearty, spicy, Italian Sausage, Spinach and Tortellini soup is a perfect one-pot meal on a cool evening. I am one of those who loves high impact flavors so when I make this soup, I use hot Italian sausage and add extra spice by adding some cayenne pepper.  When combined with […]

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Dorito Chicken Casserole

By admin / September 14, 2016

If you are looking for a quick and delicious Mexican casserole dish, this Dorito chicken casserole is the perfect meal for you. If you’ve got leftover chicken, it can be used for this recipe. If you do not, you can cook the chicken any way you like—in the oven, on the stove top, or on […]

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Chili Cheese Dog Dip

By admin / September 14, 2016

This is a hearty dip loaded with homemade chili, cheese, hot dogs, bacon, and more. Don’t be intimidated by the somewhat longer list of ingredients – it’s totally worth it and not actually difficult at all, nor is it expensive to make given the insane amount of dip it creates. You can serve this with […]

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Parmesan Hash Brown Cups

By admin / September 14, 2016

Hash browns are always great when you order them out – nice and crispy. Making them at home offers some challenges and often produces a soggier result. I am guilty of flipping before it is time. These Parmesan Hash Brown Cups take all the guesswork out of making hash browns. This recipe forces you to […]

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Whipped Feta Tzatziki Hummus

By admin / September 12, 2016

This Whipped Feta Tzatziki Hummus is the real thing. Starting from dried chickpeas, everything that goes into this recipe is healthy and delicious. Hummus is one of those foods that I can eat instead of dinner. I always feel I’m eating healthy but in addition, I feel indulged. This Whipped Feta Tzatziki Hummus brings together […]

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Lasagna Soup

By admin / September 12, 2016

Lasagna is one of our favorite pasta dishes, but it can be a hassle to make, considering you have to cook the noodles and prepare all the different layers individually. Thankfully, it’s easy to get the classic lasagna flavors we love in an easy, one-pot soup that’ll have you coming back for more! Filled with […]

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Mandarin Salad

By admin / September 9, 2016

This is one of my favorite salads! My sister-in-law makes this salad and has brought it to family gatherings. She gave me this recipe and I had to share. As with many of my favorite recipes, this salad has lots of textures – almonds, celery, green onions, iceberg lettuce, and mandarin oranges. The dressing is […]

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Raspberry Brie Dessert Pizza

By admin / September 6, 2016

I started with my basic pizza crust recipe and added a bit of honey to help tie it to all the sweet, delicious things I was going to pile on top. Like slices of brie, raspberry preserves, fresh raspberries and chopped rosemary. And as if that wasn’t enough, I added candied pecans and honey after […]

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Slow Cooker Smothered Buritos

By admin / September 6, 2016

The only limes that I’ve been able to find throughout the past few weeks of recipe-making have been intimidatingly large. As in REALLY HUGE. As in close your eyes and picture a softball, but then imagine that it has a green rind surrounding it– that’s what these limes look like. They kind of freak me out (“but WHY are they so big?”), […]

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Sweet Buffalo Shrimp

By admin / September 5, 2016

You have to try these sweet, tangy, tender shrimp …but watch out, they could become addicting. This simple recipe comes together in less than 30 minutes! Throw it together just before guests arrive and dazzle them! Check out how simple it is to make these Sweet Buffalo Shrimp by clicking next below.

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Reeses Ice Cream Cake

By admin / September 1, 2016

I love this recipe. I am always looking for great dessert recipes especially ones that I know everyone will love. This recipe fits the bill. First, it is an ice cream cake! Do you know anyone who doesn’t love ice cream? Check out this recipe. It is sooo easy. The ice cream used is ice […]

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Irish Soda Bread Waffles

By admin / August 29, 2016

Irish soda bread is delicious but somehow is only consumed near St. Patrick’s Day. Kind of crazy, but true. With that in mind, being an Irish Soda Bread lover, here is a recipe to bring Irish Soda Bread into the house year round. Waffles are a treat in our house. I love making them and […]

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How to make Perfect Steak

By admin / August 22, 2016

How many meat puns does it take to drive the Bon Appétit Test Kitchen mad? It doesn’t steak a lot. But luckily, cooking the perfect steak doesn’t steak much either (sorry): All you need is good seasoning, perfect timing, a hot pan, a little patience, and a beautiful steak. Watch food director Carla Lalli Music […]

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Gnocchi with Ricotta

By admin / August 21, 2016

I’m kind of new to Gnocchi. I bought it recently (because it was on sale) and was very surprised to find that I really liked it. I wondered how it had taken me so long to find this treasure. Since I’d never made gnocchi at home, I went in search of a nice simple recipe. […]

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Bacon Broccoli Mushroom Quiche

By admin / August 17, 2016

Quiche is a very nice summer meal whether you are serving it for breakfast or brunch or if instead you are planning to serve it as a lunch or light dinner. The ingredients in this quiche are easily found in the markets year-round, but this recipe is easy to alter based on whatever fresh produce […]

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Beef Goulash

By admin / August 16, 2016

I am craving good old-fashioned beef goulash. It is summer and I’m running around so I’ve decided to make it in the crock pot. I started it on the stove to brown the meat, then popped it in the crock pot to let it do its thing. I will be serving this tender, delicious goulash […]

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3 Ingredient Jalapeno Poppers

By admin / August 14, 2016

Sometimes you need a sure-fire appetizer that you know everyone will love but you don’t want a lot of work. This 3 Ingredient Jalapeno Popper recipe is just the right for that situation. 3 simple ingredients and in about 15 minutes you will be serving a lot of happiness! Click next to Watch the Video […]

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Stuffed Lobster

By admin / August 12, 2016

This recipe will not be for everyone. It does require you to use live lobsters. However, if you are okay with that, this is a great recipe. I don’t often post recipes that cost a fortune, but this one really got me. The ingredients are costly but the fished dish is a gourmet treat. Beautiful […]

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5 Ingredient Roasted Tomato Tart

By admin / August 12, 2016

Garden tomatoes are being picked faster than I can use them. They are sweet and delicious so I am always in search of new recipes that showcase these delightful tomatoes. I found this simple 5 ingredient Roasted Tomato Tart recipe on Rachel Ray’s website. It is the perfect recipe for this time of year. The […]

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BLT Pasta Salad

By admin / August 10, 2016

Who doesn’t love a BLT? This BLT Pasta salad is a great way to deliver that great taste to a group of people, whether it is at a party or at your dinner table. Simple ingredients – Great taste! Ingredients 1 cup mayonnaise or 1 cup salad dressing 1/4 cup lemon juice concentrate 2 teaspoons […]

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Crispy Cod with Creamed Leeks

By admin / August 9, 2016

Cod is a delicious fish. It is a firm, flaky, and flavorful fish that is best, in my opinion, kept simple. This recipe for Cod with crispy leeks is just that. A nice simple recipe that allows the cod to be the star. If you like fish, give this recipe a try! I’m not sure […]

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Seared Scallops with Bacon in Lemon Butter Sauce

By admin / August 9, 2016

Scallops can be pretty pricey – especially the sea scallops, but they are worth every penny. This recipe calls for 1 lb of scallops. I like to use the sea scallops but you can use bay scallops (note they will cook quicker). Seared Scallops with Backon in Lemon Butter Sauce – wow! The sauce itself […]

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Pastrami Kimchi Reuben

By admin / August 8, 2016

Reubens are one of my favorite sandwiches. I find it difficult when eating lunch out not to order one. In fact, I am kind of a Reuben snob. I found this recipe for a Pastrami Kimchi Reuben and had to give it a try. Ordinarily I make my Reuben with corned beef so that is […]

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No-Bake Peanut Butter Caramel Ice Box Cake

By admin / August 7, 2016

The Secret to Making EVERYONE Happy! No bake desserts are my favorite type of dessert recipe. I love that you can create a delicious dessert without turning on the stove or oven. This No Bake Peanut Butter Caramel Ice Box Cake includes the beloved chocolate and peanut butter combination and then takes it up a few […]

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Chicken Alfredo Roll Ups

By admin / August 5, 2016

If you love fettuccine alfredo, you are going to love these Chicken Alfredo Roll Ups. This is a nice recipe to serve to guests because portions are made during preparation. This rich and creamy, rich alfredo sauce combined with chicken and bacon all rolled into pasta make this irresistible. Watch the video below to see […]

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Creamy Tomato Basil Tortellini

By admin / August 4, 2016

I came upon this recipe while in search for a side for my grilled chicken. These ingredients are almost always in the house and put together they make a delicious dish. This Creamy Tomato Basil Tortellini can very easily be made as an entree by adding some cubed chicken breast. Ingredients 2 – 9 ounce […]

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Pesto Pasta with Shrimp and Asparagus

By admin / August 2, 2016

Everything about this recipe calls my name. Fresh asparagus are key to this recipe and they are sometimes hard to find. But this recipe for Pesto Pasta with Shrimp and Asparagus is super flavorful and brings together great tastes. Ingredients 8 oz. spaghetti 1/3 cup pesto 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice 1 lemon sliced 1 […]

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Homemade Hummus

By admin / August 2, 2016

I think I am addicted to hummus. I probably eat hummus 6 days a week with pita chips. I also top it with different things depending upon my mood. I buy my hummus at the supermarket….and love it. However, I love to cook and I decided that I’d like to make it myself. So, naturally, […]

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Grands Sausage Calzones

By admin / July 31, 2016

I don’t often take short cuts when it comes to cooking, but I do make an exception with this recipe for Grands Sausage Calzones. First, let me say that Grands biscuits are awesome! This Grands Sausage Calzone recipe is amazingly good and as easy as 1, 2, 3! If you love calzone and want to […]

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Fall Off The Bone Pork Ribs

By admin / July 30, 2016

Ribs BBQ season should be year round. BBQ pork ribs are a summer favorite and I make sure to stock up on pork ribs when they go on sale because everyone loves them. I am always in search for the next great BBQ pork ribs recipe. I came upon this Fall Off the Bone Pork […]

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Pizza Dip

By admin / July 29, 2016

Melted Heaven. At my house, pizza is a regular visitor. We make it in, we take it out, we eat it out…we Love It! This Pizza Dip is a great idea for when you need that pizza fix and want to serve pizza as an appetizer. It is truly delicious. Serve it with delicious bread, […]

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Sticky Pork Ribs

By admin / July 28, 2016

I can smell Gordon Ramsay’s sticky pork ribs as I watch this video. I absolutely love this recipe!! Ginger, honey, soy, rice wine, garlic…OMG. These are ribs you can really sink you teeth into. These ribs will be on my dinner table very soon!

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6 Amazing Cooking Tricks

By admin / July 27, 2016

This is a great video showing 6 amazing cooking tips. We all struggle with these simple tasks but who knew that there were easy solutions? Source: Youtube

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Healthy Cauliflower Potato Salad

By admin / July 27, 2016

I saw this video recipe on Youtube and thought “that’s a great idea!” I love potato salad and make it quite frequently in the summer months. I actually try different recipes so as not to get bored with the same one. This healthy cauliflower potato salad recipe, however, is different from anything I’ve ever seen. […]

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Easy Homemade Caramel Corn

By admin / July 26, 2016

This is a great video showing you how easy it is to make homemade caramel corn. I love to add pecans or almonds to mine. Add whatever you love! Almond Caramel Corn Mixed Nut Caramel Corn Source: Youtube

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Honey Garlic Baked Cauliflower

By admin / July 25, 2016

Trying to get someone who doesn’t like vegetables to give them a try? This is the recipe for you! Honey Garlic Baked Cauliflower is just pure enjoyment – even for those who believe they don’t like veges. The garlic and honey truly disguise the cauliflower from tasting at all like a vegetable. Give it a […]

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Mini Chocolate Peanut Butter Pies

By admin / July 25, 2016

I am always in search of great chocolate dessert recipes. Today I came upon one that I know you will love. How can you beat the chocolate peanut butter combination? There is almost no baking involved in this recipe which makes it easy to make. Served straight from the freezer, these Mini Chocolate Peanut Butter […]

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Caprese Salad with Balsamic

By admin / July 25, 2016

Creamy mozzarella, savory fresh basil combined with the acidic tomatoes and tangy balsamic make this Caprese Salad with Balsamic the perfect summer salad. The only thing missing is a good crusty bread. In fact, a good Portuguese roll makes the perfect bread for creating a Caprese sandwich. Ingredients 3 medium tomatoes, diced 3 ounces fresh […]

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Easy Shrimp Scampi

By admin / July 24, 2016

Shrimp Scampi that is Easy to make! This recipe for Shrimp Scampi tastes like you are eating at a gourmet restaurant, yet takes only minutes to prepare and uses ingredients you likely have in your home already. Delicious shrimp scampi really is not difficult to make. The key is fresh ingredients and adding the ingredients […]

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Asian Pork Tenderloin

By admin / July 22, 2016

I make all kinds of Asian dishes. Most often my recipes are for a stir-fry. Once in a while I am in the mood for a more traditional meal but I really have a hankering for Asian flavors. This recipe for Asian Pork Tenderloin is perfect for those times. It satisfies my Asian craving because of […]

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Strawberry Arugula Salad

By admin / July 21, 2016

This Strawberry Arugula salad is colorful and “refreshing.” The sweetness of the strawberries, the creamy texture of the avocado and the minty flavor of arugula topped with the cilantro honey dressing make it the perfect summer salad. Serve this salad as a stand-alone meal with some grilled chicken or up front before a nice light […]

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Portuguese Rolls

By admin / July 21, 2016

Portuguese rolls somehow are unlike other breads and roll. The texture is great and you know as soon as you pick up one the rolls that it is going to be good. The outside is delightfully crusty on the outside and light and airy in the center making it perfect for sandwiches and for absorbing […]

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Parmesan Garlic Roasted Potaotes

By admin / July 20, 2016

Parmesan and garlic together make a wonderful combination! Added to potatoes you get these crispy yet tender potatoes that make the perfect side dish.  This recipe can be made with your favorite potatoes. Baking potatoes, Eastern potatoes, Yukon Golds – each work well with this recipe. Use your favorite potatoes or even a mixture of different types of […]

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Strawberry Lemonade Vodka

By admin / July 18, 2016

Summer is here and it is strawberry season. In the heat I am always looking for a refreshing, festive drink – especially when I am entertaining. This Strawberry Lemonade Vodka is perfect for a “cocktail” before dinner or for serving in pitchers at your next gathering. I like to throw one whole strawberry in the […]

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Garlic Butter Sauteed Clams

By admin / July 17, 2016

Sauteed Clams – Cooked in your favorite frying pan, these clams with loads of garlic butter, white wine and parsley are the easiest sauteed clams recipe ever, It will take you a mere 15 mins to make! Every fine seafood restaurant has a section of the menu dedicated to shellfish and sauteed clam is always on top […]

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Roasted Eggplant Caponata

By admin / July 17, 2016

Roasted eggplant Caponata is a Sicilian eggplant (aubergine) dish consisting of a cooked vegetable salad made from chopped fried eggplant and celery seasoned with sweetened vinegar, with capers in a sweet and sour sauce. I first encountered it years ago in one of my favorite Italian restaurants where it was served, on the table before the meal, […]

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3 Ingredient Zucchini Parmesan

By admin / July 16, 2016

Nothing could be more simple or more delicious that this zucchini parm. With just 3 ingredients and moments to set up and cook you will be adding this to your “regular” menu – especially during the summer when zucchinis are plentiful and very inexpensive. Zucchini Parmesan can be used as an appetizer/finger food, as a […]

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20 Minute Honey Garlic Shrimp

By admin / July 15, 2016

Summer meals are fun because of all the fresh produce available. Because the weather is hot, I am always looking for new light meals to make. I have a good seafood market nearby and I love to buy gulf shrimp because I love the tender yet snappy texture. Sweet and tangy, these snappy flavorful shrimp made […]

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Slow-Roasted Pork Belly – Gordon Ramsay

By admin / July 15, 2016

You have to check out this Gordon Ramsay video showing you how to slow roast a pork belly. Pork belly is an inexpensive, super-moist cut of meat. Slow-roasting really locks in the flavours, and the end result will be a delicious crispy delight perfect to share with family and friends. Source: Youtube NOTE: Ever wonder […]

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Cream Cheese Stuffed French Toast

By admin / July 15, 2016

Cream Cheese Stuffed French Toast in brings together all the deliciousness of French Toast and cheese Danish. This recipe for Cream Cheese Stuffed French Toast is perfect for a weekend breakfast with the family. It is a great recipe because it can be set up the night before and then popped into the oven and […]

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Creamy Tomato Alfredo Linguine

By admin / July 14, 2016

Tomatoes add a great twist to this Fettuccine Alfredo. Fresh tomatoes can be used if you are preparing this in the summer when the markets are full of vine ripe tomatoes. I sometimes add a good handful of chopped, fresh basil as a garnish instead of the parsley, and a shake or two of hot […]

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Spinach Artichoke Ravioli Bake

By admin / July 13, 2016

This is a quick and easy recipe for a delicious spinach artichoke ravioli bake that can be prepared in moments and serves ten. It is a perfect recipe for that summer gathering when you are looking for a meal that isn’t grilled or picnic-like. Sometimes it is easiest to just pop something in the oven. […]

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Watermelon Fire & Ice Salsa

By admin / July 8, 2016

Watermelon truly signifies summertime. By the time watermelon is in the stores, we are all craving summer fruit. This Watermelon Fire & Ice Salsa is perfect for one of those summertime party events. It is hot and cool and Delicious! If red, yellow and orange peppers are available in the store, adding them to this delicious […]

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The Ultimate Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers

By admin / July 5, 2016

I remember years ago when I got my first grill I started browsing various grilling sites and online forums to learn more about how to grill and what to grill. It was then that I learned about ABTs – Atomic Buffalo Turds. Turned out it was nothing more than grilled or smoked bacon wrapped jalapeno […]

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Crispy Fried Dill Pickles

By admin / July 3, 2016

Check out this video for Crispy Fried Dill Pickles – To die for Delicious! Add a bit of fun to your menu by adding these crispy fried pickles. Source: Get In My Belly

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Spicy Garlic Fried Chicken

By admin / June 28, 2016

Kkanpunggi is a spicy Korean Chinese garlic fried chicken stir-fried with vegetables and a sweet, sour, spicy sauce. It originates in China but was modified to suit Korean tastes, with Korean ingredients. If you haven’t ever eaten Korean fried chicken, you are in for a treat! via Maangchi

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Cast Iron Roasted Potatoes and Vegetables

By admin / June 28, 2016

Ingredients 4 cups of red potatoes, cut in same-size pieces 1 large Vidalia onion, sliced in wedges 2 small zucchinis, cut in bite size pieces 1 medium red pepper, 1 medium yellow pepper, 1 medium orange pepper – cut in bite size pieces 1 cup white mushrooms cut in half 1 container of cherry tomatoes […]

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Cream Cheese Lemonade Pie

By admin / June 14, 2016

This Cream Cheese Lemonade Pie is a very nice, light dessert to serve at your next get-together, bbq, or picnic. As you can see by the list of ingredients, it is quick and easy to make. Click next to get the recipe!

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Zucchini Shrimp Scampi

By admin / June 7, 2016

Shrimp Scampi is one of my favorite shrimp dishes. I usually serve shrimp scampi over angel hair pasta. I love this recipe for Zucchini Shrimp Scampi because it delivers that great scampi flavor but has far fewer calories. You will need a “spiralizer” so that you can create your spaghetti-shaped zucchini. A spiralizer is inexpensive and can […]

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Carrot Juice

By admin / June 3, 2016

Carrot juice is filled with great vitamins, minerals, beta carotene and more. Carrots are ma great addition to soups, salads and juices. Carrots are especially good for the skin, eyes, digestive system and teeth! I personally struggle with carrots because I am not fond of them, however, I am always on a quest to find recipes that make disguise […]

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Tortellini Soup

By admin / May 19, 2016

Ingredients 2 cloves garlic 1 tablespoon butter 2 (14 oz) cans of chicken broth 8 oz. Cheese tortellini 1 (15 oz.) can chopped spinach, undrained 1 (14 oz.) can stewed tomatoes, undrained & cut up Grated Parmesan cheese Directions In large saucepan, over medium-high heat: cook garlic in butter for 2-3 minutes. Add broth and […]

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Chicken Cordon Bleu in White Cream Sauce

By admin / May 18, 2016

Ingredients 2 packs thin cut chicken breasts 1/2 lb. boiled ham 1/2 lb. Swiss cheese 1 pack Lipton Onion Soup 1 Pint heavy cream 1/4 tsp. nutmeg 3 pats butter Directions Place chicken breast on a flat surface Place 2 slices of ham & one slice of Swiss on top of the chicken breast Roll the breast and […]

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Perogi Stromboli

By admin / May 6, 2016

Here is the Polish twist on a favorite Italian classic. Perogi Stromboli brings together two delicious foods. Creamy mashed potatoes and sweet caramelized onions fill this delicious Stromboli pizza dough. This could be the newest comfort food. I like to serve Perogi Stromboli with sour cream for dipping. Ingredients 1 pizza dough 3 cups Mashed […]

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Cream of Asparagus Soup

By admin / April 30, 2016

Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 leek, cleaned and thinly sliced 1 clove of garlic, chopped 1 1/2 pounds asparagus, woody ends broken off and cut into 1-2 inch pieces 1/2 cup frozen peas Pinch of red pepper flakes (optional) Kosher salt and black pepper to taste 4 cups low sodium chicken or vegetable broth […]

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Tuna Patties

By admin / April 29, 2016

I love this recipe because these tuna patties can be made when I have almost nothing in the house. Served with a salad or on a potato roll with a fresh sliced tomato and a bit of tartar sauce, these tuna patties make a nice light meal. Or, serve as an appetizer before dinner. Click […]

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S’mores Dip

By admin / April 29, 2016

S’mores are a summer-time favorite. This is a great way to serve S’mores to a group of people. This is one of those quick and easy indulgent desserts that is a crowd-pleaser. Ingredients 4 Hershey’s Milk Chocolate bars Graham Crackers Marshmallows Directions Preheat the oven to 450 degrees Fahrenheit. Spray the round cast iron pan […]

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Butternut Squash Tom Yum Soup

By admin / April 27, 2016

I made this Butternut Squash Tom Yum soup this evening for dinner. This soup combines two of my favorite soups – butternut squash soup and tom yum soup. The combination is a very nice mix of sweet butternut squash and salty/spicy tom yum flavors. If you don’t own an immersion blender, you should consider getting […]

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Olive Bread

By admin / April 25, 2016

Olive bread is often served in fine Italian restaurants and it is delicious. I haven’t ever made it, but I plan to. I found this recipe in my grandmother’s cookbook and will be making it tonight. I can’t wait to see how it turns out. Ingredients 3 cups bread flour 1 tablespoon sugar 1 tablespoon salt […]

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Mussels Marinara

By admin / April 25, 2016

When I was a kid, we’d order pizza and mussels marinara (spicy) at about 9:00 on a Friday night. What a treat. I never really thought to try making the mussels myself until the other day. I was in the store and I saw a bag of mussels for $5 so I picked them up. […]

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Lemon Ginger Chicken Thighs

By admin / April 25, 2016

Fresh, distinct flavors are what this Lemon Ginger Chicken Thigh recipe is all about. The lemon peel and fresh ginger deliver flavor that really makes this recipe sing. It is light and delicious. Serve with rice or a green salad for a healthy warm-weather meal. Ingredients 1 lemon 1 tablespoon grated fresh ginger 1/2 teaspoon […]

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Chopped Asian Chicken Salad w/ Ginger-Marmalade Dressing

By admin / April 12, 2016

Chopped Asian Chicken Salad with Ginger-Marmalade Dressing doesn’t really sound any different from other Chopped Asian Chicken Salad recipes, but it tasted different. This recipe is not only super tasty, it is fun to eat because of all the textures and it is healthy! Ingredients For the Ginger Marmalade Dressing: 3 Tbsp apple cider vinegar  3 Tbsp […]

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Irish Soda Bread with Buttermilk

By admin / April 8, 2016

  We had a large gathering on Easter and my mom brought the most delicious soda bread I’ve ever eaten as a gift from one of her neighbors (Mrs. B.). I have always loved Irish Soda Bread and I buy it when I see it in the stores and bakeries. Some are better than others. […]

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