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Dad’s Czech Potatoes

My dad used to make these super easy potatoes with breakfast every Sunday. He called them Czech potatoes because that’s how grandpa made them – and my grandparents were Czechoslovakian. I’m not sure how authentically Czech they are, but they … Continue reading

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Crepes – Caramelized Onion & Bacon with Artichoke Cream Sauce

I love crepes. My husband used to make them every weekend for breakfast and the kids put their requests in early. Their favorite filling was just chicken in golden mushroom soup. I like a little fancier. I decided to play … 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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A Grilled Father’s Day – Ideas for Every Dad

It’s Father’s Day weekend~ And what dad doesn’t like a grilled dinner? Here are 14 ideas of things to grill (or serve with the grilled food). Take a look, I bet you’ll find something here your dad would love!

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Bacon Wrapped Deep Fried Oysters

Tomorrow is Oyster day! (Not to be confused with National Oyster day which is August 5th) I love oysters – raw, cooked, and in between! And who doesn’t like bacon? Put them together and you have one really delicious appetizer.

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Maple Bacon Sourdough Waffles

I’ve discovered the deliciousness of sourdough – and the simplicity of making it. I’ve always shied away because it seemed to complicated and labor intensive, but I am here, as the lazy gastronome, to tell you it is not! Since … Continue reading

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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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Bacon Wrapped Breakfast Taquitos

It’s Bacon Day! I don’t know about you but we love these salty cured strips of pork at our house. Actually, it’s is one of the most popular foods in the U.S. Even lip balm comes bacon flavored! In the … Continue reading

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Crock Pot Beef & Bean Soup and Bacon Cheese Biscuits

I don’t know about you, but I did a lot of cooking on Thanksgiving. We have some left overs, but we asked all of our guests to make themselves a “doggy bag”, so we aren’t overflowing with food we won’t … 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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