Tag Archives: main dish

Grilled Lamb Chops with Ale Braised Chard

I love lamb chops and I love picking up fresh sides at the farmer’s market. I found this beautiful rainbow chard and decided to braise it with some IPA and serve it with some chops. The result – a wonderfully … Continue reading

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Light Pasta Alfredo with Spinach and Chicken

I love alfredo and I love a simple meal when I get home from a long day at work. This one fits both bills – and it’s not too fattening! I’m on weight watchers so I watch those points. One … Continue reading

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Top Ten Recipes of 2017

What a great year we had!  So many visitors and supporters.  To you we say: THANK YOU!   Here are recipes for the top ten most visited posts of 2017 – If you’re looking for something great to cook that’s easy, … Continue reading

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Homemade Hamburger Buns

Homemade hamburger buns that are super simple, super delicious, and who wouldn’t want to tell everyone, “yes, I made the buns”. These are made easily with frozen bread dough and can be made days (even weeks if you freeze) ahead … Continue reading

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Thai Coconut Shrimp and Noodle Soup

Looking for something rich and spicy?  How about a Thai inspired soup rich with coconut milk, shrimp and spicy curry?  Here’s a recipe that’s quick to prepare and delicious!

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Spaghetti with Chicken, Spinach & Parmesan

It’s National Spaghetti day!  Most people immediately think of the long noodles with a tomato and meat sauce, but the word refers simply to the pasta! Spaghetti is from the Italian word that means “thin string” or “twine”.  A perfect … Continue reading

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It’s Bacon Day! Twenty was to Serve it!

September 3 is International Bacon day – And December 30 is, well,  just BACON DAY!!  Bacon has been around for awhile – like way back to the Middle Ages!  The name, Bacon, has origins in the old French word, bacun, meaning … Continue reading

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It’s National French Toast Day! with Linky!

In honor of the humble “poor knight’s pudding” (as it was known in Britain before the 100 year war), we are here to share some facts and recipes! Fact:  French toast is not French at all!  The earliest reference goes … Continue reading

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Pasta of the Month – Turkey Tetrazzini

Looking for an idea for all those leftovers?  I love turkey sandwiches, but you can only have so many!  Here is a great idea for some of that leftover turkey – and it’s our Pasta of the Month!

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One Pot Pork & Cabbage Dinner

It’s getting to be that busy holiday season – running here and running there.  But dinner still has to be served.  Here’s a super easy, One Pot meal that you do in your crock pot.  When you get home, it’s … Continue reading

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