Category Archives: Main dish

Waffle Tacos

It’s national Waffle day!! To honor this delicious dish I wanted to do something different. I’ve seen cornbread waffles with chili, so why not tortilla waffles with taco toppings? And oh my these are the best waffles I’ve made to … Continue reading

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Bacon Wrapped Chipotle Chicken Thighs

The Food Network had a contest using McCormick products. I got this great idea for chicken thighs and made it using the products on the list. It was delicious! Problem was, I was supposed to make sure the product was … Continue reading

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Marinated and Grilled Round Steak

I found some round steak on sale. It’s a fairly inexpensive cut of beef, but can be pretty tough if you don’t slow cook it – like braising it. But we weren’t in the mood for slow cooking, so I … Continue reading

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Salmon Tacos with Chipotle Crema and Garden Salsa

I’m trying to add more fish to my diet and sometimes it can get boring! I had these salmon fillets in the freezer. I wasn’t in the mood to grill and it was too hot to turn on the oven. … Continue reading

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Curried Smoked Turkey Salad in Avocado

My husband smoked a turkey a few days ago. We have so much I’m not sure what to do with it all! We put some in the freezer and I made this delicious salad for my lunch. It was so … Continue reading

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Grilled Chicken Salad

This hot weather we’ve been having calls for cold meals! But when I get home from work I want something that is also filling and satisfying. This salad fits the bill! You can make the chicken ahead and just store … Continue reading

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Shrimp Fettuccine with Marinara Sauce

This delicious meal is quick and perfect for a week night dinner. Just add a vegetable or a salad and it’s a meal! Double the recipe and have some leftover for lunch!

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Sticky Chicken and Coconut Rice

I love rice, but I’m not really good at the timing! So I went to Wikibuy and found this perfect little rice cooker! (Wikibuy is a site that finds what you want and matches you with the best deal!) It … Continue reading

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Chicken Fried Pork with Onion Gravy

Comfort food. The last month has been downright stressful – loss of pets, stress on the job (I manage a child care center as well as blog) – I need comfort; food for the soul. So here is a dish … Continue reading

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MLT – Meatloaf, Lettuce and Tomato Sandwich

I like meatloaf. It’s a great comfort food. But the best part of meatloaf are the sandwiches made from the leftovers. But why wait for the leftovers? Make the meatloaf specifically for sandwiches!! And if you add some avocado, you … Continue reading

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