Category Archives: Vegetables

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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The Top Ten Recipes of 2016

We had a lot of visitors this last year and we thank each and every one of you that came and supported our site!  Here are recipes for the top ten most visited posts of 2016 – If you’re looking for … Continue reading

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7 Thanksgiving Recipe Ideas

Thanksgiving is nearly here!!  I’m starting to gather ideas and recipes so I can plan our menu.  Here are some that might help you do the same!  Even one for the kids – ____________________________

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Zucchini Spaghetti

I’ve been fascinated by the new trend of making thin spaghetti like strips of vegetables.  I went and bought a hand held device and I love it!!  This one uses a Spanish cheese with it.

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Spanish Style Corn on the Cob

I love smoky flavors and Spanish smoked paprika is one of them – rubbed in and grilled on….

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Crispy, Golden Onion Rings

I’m on a deep fry kick – and I was craving onion rings!  These came out crunchy and salty and so good!!  Be sure to make extra so there are some left when it’s time to serve the family.

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Bacon Wrapped Asparagus

Asparagus is a traditional Spring dish so it goes great for Easter.  Here is a super simple, full of flavor version – 

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Thanksgiving Recap

All month I’ve posted recipes for Thanksgiving.  Here, I’d like to recap them for you to see them all in one place – and I’d like to thank you for your support of my blog.  Without someone to share these … Continue reading

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Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon

I’ve never been good at the traditional green bean casserole – no matter what I do.  So that’s the dish I assign to someone else!  But brussels sprouts make a great side dish with turkey too!

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It’s Hobbit Day!

Tomorrow is Hobbit Day! September 22 is Bilbo and Frodo Baggins birthday.  What better way to celebrate than to have a Hobbit feast!  Hobbits love their food and take it very seriously. Here are some of the items Hobbits enjoy 

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