Tag Archives: tomatoes

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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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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One Pot Dinner – Chicken Cacciatore

This meal is all cooked in one pot – Add a salad and you have a complete meal! Takes about an hour and half to prepare and cook – So cook and enjoy!

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Pasta of the Month – Christmas Pasta

Super simple pasta side dish that reflects the colors of Christmas – Red, Green and White… Super simple and ready fast!  Want to try it?  

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Pizza Burger

Looking for something different?  In the mood for pizza, but a burger sounds good too?  Well here you go – the perfect choice! Complete with onions, pepperoni, beef, tomatoes and pizza sauce with a hefty portion of cheese….

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Salsa Fresca – All Fresh Ingredients

I’ve had tomatoes sitting in the window ripening – the last of the tomatoes that were still green on the vine.  Well holidays call for appetizers and everyone loves chips and salsa!  Here is a salsa that is sure to … Continue reading

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Mexican Rice & Tequila Tomatoes

Need a side dish for all the great Mexican dishes you have?  My friend from Mexico taught me how to make Mexican rice years ago – the tomatoes were an experiment that worked!  Give them a try!

Posted in Fruits and Vegetables, Internationally Inspired, Mexican, Rice, Side Dishes, Tomatoes | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

National Hot & Spicy Food Day – Huevos Rancheros with Chile Tortillas

Did you know today was National Hot & Spicy Food Day?  They say that man has eaten spicy foods for more than 6,000 years!  Many cultures throughout the world use those sweat producing spices in their dishes.  And they say … Continue reading

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Italian Grandma’s Spaghetti and Meatballs

Although this is not a recipe for a “lazy” gastronome, like me, it’s one of my family’s favorites.  Many years ago, a friend taught me to make her grandma’s recipe, complete with meatballs. And grandma was born and raised in … Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner Sunday Linky # 8

It’s Monday afternoon and you hear – “What’s for Dinner?” We’ve all heard it – and then we realize, what IS for dinner? Well here is a place for ideas! So stop on over to get some ideas and then … Continue reading

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