Monthly Archives: March 2018

Easter Food Ideas – An Idea for Every Meal!

It’s almost Easter – just a couple more days. Do you know what you’re going to serve? Will you have breakfast before church or a brunch to energize for the Easter egg hunt? And what’s for dinner? A sit down … Continue reading

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Tequila-Lime Shrimp on a Stick

Seems there is a National day for everything – How about National Something on a Stick day? Yep – Today is something on a stick. I had a lot of ideas: Fried pickles on a stick. Frozen bananas on a … Continue reading

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Gnocchi with Mushroom Cream Sauce and Seared Pork Chops

I love gnocchi – a delicious Italian potato dumpling. It’s typically served just buttered with some sage, but sometimes I like to get creative. Here is a recipe that uses fresh mushroom and is seasoned with rosemary and sherry. Add … Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday link up #141

Next week is Easter – can you believe it? Have you planned your meal yet? And what about the rest of the week? Do you know…  But this is the place to answer that question! The home of a collection … Continue reading

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Slow-Cooker Chili Mole

I was craving chili. I love the spicy flavors and the smokey undertones that come from using chipotles. And I love coming home from work to a hot, easy meal that I can settle in and relax with. Although chili … Continue reading

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Smoked Beef Brisket

I love the flavor of real barbecue – meat smoked slowly over real wood. My husband is the master of our smoker. We decided to give some brisket a try. And, at the same time, he smoked some mushrooms, garlic, … Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday link up #140

St. Patty’s is over – and we had fun! Now Easter and Passover are right around the corner. The weather is getting warming and Spring is just about to settle in. I’m spending more time outdoors and loving it, but … Continue reading

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St. Patty’s Collection of Food

St. Patty’s is tomorrow – what are planning? We’re planning a weekend of Irish inspired food! Sound like fun? Well here are a few ideas for you to check out for your own Irish weekend – Erin go Bragh!

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Spaghetti with Asparagus and Bacon – March is Noodle Month!

Oodles of noodles! March is National noodle month and I’d love to see your noodle (Pasta) recipes! Add them to the link up below! But until then, here is one of mine. Super simple and fresh for Spring! A little … Continue reading

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The Surprising Benefits of Drinking Coffee

Do you need a cup of coffee to get you through the morning at work? Do your friends constantly tell you that you drink too much of it? Well, you can fire back at them with the benefits of drinking … Continue reading

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