Monthly Archives: November 2017

Egg Bites with Cheddar and Peppers

Perfect little bites of egg – great for a buffet or to serve as a light breakfast.  I had three with some coffee – more protein and less sugar than a pastry. Pop them in the freezer to use as … Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday Link up #123

Happy Thanksgiving!  May your holiday be filled with family, friends, and love.   Here’s to less stress and more joy – and the answer to the question….  Here is a collection of fabulous recipes!  A collaboration of ideas ~ So come … Continue reading

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Who Needs Starbucks? Improving Your Coffee At Home

A visit to a coffee shop is part of a daily ritual for many people, including me!  But it can become an expensive habit.  With most people spending $2-5 on their daily cup of joe, it’s something that can really … Continue reading

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Ale Braised Swiss Chard with Bacon

Farmer’s Market Fresh- Oregon Ale… Chard and beer – I love living in the Northwest.  This side dish is easy and delicious.

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Hot Drink And Treat Combinations For Winter

It’s that time of the year where we all want to climb into bed earlier.  When we get home from work, we instantly turn the heat up before anything.  The chill gets everywhere, into every nook and cranny.  Rather than … Continue reading

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Clean Out the Refrigerator Crock Pot Soup

Every November 15 is National Clean out your refrigerator day.  Yep – a day dedicated to taking out all those foods that have been in there way too long.  But what about all those left overs that are taking up … Continue reading

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Easy Personal Pita Pizza – Your Way!

My husband and I love pizza, but they way we like it is very different. He loves lots of cheese and meat and a few veggies – I like it with lots of veggies and a little cheese.  He calls … Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday link up #122

The holidays are rapidly approaching!!  Thanksgiving is less than two weeks away – and we’re busy!!  So now, we have the other days that we need to know…  Here is a collection of fabulous recipes!  A collaboration of ideas ~ … Continue reading

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Mini Pecan Tarts with Bourbon Caramel Sauce

Looking for something sweet but small?  How about mini pecan tarts with bourbon caramel sauce? At our family Thanksgiving, we all bring something to share.  And at Christmas, the entire meal is buffet appetizers.  These delicious little mini tarts fit … Continue reading

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Garlic and Roquefort Polenta with Eggs and Sausage

Today is “Cook Something Bold and Pungent Day”.  What could be bolder and more pungent than lots of garlic and blue cheese? If you’re looking to keep your breath sweet, this is not the dish for you.  If you looking … Continue reading

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