Taco Tuesday # 9 – And the recipe for Breakfast Tacos!

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It’s Taco Tuesday!

We need you to share your taco (or burrito or nacho) inspired recipes!  What would you cook on Taco Tuesday?  Join the linky and share your ideas!

This week at our house we had Breakfast Tacos!

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St. Patrick’s Day Dishes to Celebrate

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There is an Irish proverb that says “Laughter is brightest where food is the best.”  Well here is a collection of Irish dishes that will fill the room with laughter and fill your belly with joy!

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What’s for Dinner? Link up #87

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Looking for something new for dinner?  Need some ideas to get  you going?  Where here is the place to find the answer to that age old question….

What's for Dinner-

 A collection of fabulous recipes!

Share your latest and greatest recipes here – All meal or food related, family-friendly posts are invited!  Feel free to post linkys that are food related (please no travel or crafts) as well!  (Sadly, travel posts or non food posts will be deleted).

If you have a craft idea, please share it on my other blog, Pleasures of the NW – DIY Party!

A HUGE thanks to everyone that shared last week!  There were so many amazing recipes.

And now for the top four most visited posts last week –

Please stop by and visit them – let them know how awesome they are!

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Lemon Chicken

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Lemon chicken – it’s been around for a long time. Baked with fragrant herbs and the bright taste of lemon, this dish is a party in your mouth!

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Mac & Cheese with Spicy Pork Meatballs and Blue Cheese Sauce (Pasta of the Month)

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It’s National Meatball Day!!  To honor the humble meatball, I’ve used it as part of the Pasta of the Month!  And you get…

It's National Meatball Day!! To honor the humble meatball, I've used it as part of the Pasta of the Month! And you get...

Although associated with Italian cuisine, the true history of the meatball is unknown, but, kofta seems to be the earliest known meatball.  Kofta originated with the ancient Persians.  It is a dish of ground meats mixed with rice, bulgar or lentils.  Those little chunks of meat found their way into Europe through trade routes from the middle Easter countries.  Today they are shaped into gargantuan balls and served with a myriad of bases and sauces.

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Taco Tuesday – Linky #8

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It’s Taco Tuesday!

We need you to share your taco (or burrito or nacho) inspired recipes!  What would you cook on Taco Tuesday?  Join the linky and share your ideas!

This week at our house we had –

Tacos with

Just click here for the Recipe!

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Andouille Frittata

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I love frittatas and I love andouille sausage!  Here is a great recipe that combines the two – a perfect Sunday morning breakfast!  This recipe uses chicken sausages – a little less fat but still great flavor!

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday link up #86

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Looking for something new for dinner?  Need some ideas to get  you going?  Where here is the place to find the answer to that age old question….

What's for Dinner-

 A collection of fabulous recipes!

Share your latest and greatest recipes here – All meal or food related, family-friendly posts are invited!  Feel free to post linkys that are food related (please no travel or crafts) as well!  (Sadly, travel posts or non food posts will be deleted).

If you have a craft idea, please share it on my other blog, Pleasures of the NW – DIY Party!

A HUGE thanks to everyone that shared last week!  There were so many amazing recipes.

And now for the top four most visited posts last week –

Please stop by and visit them – let them know how awesome they are!

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Wine Braised Short Ribs

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Deliciously slow cooked in wine, these short ribs will simply melt in your mouth!  Easy to make and worth the wait!

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Parmesan Potatoes – Baked and Mashed to Goodness!

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We love twice baked potatoes – and we love mashed potatoes.  Here is a bit of a combo.  Bake them first, then mash them – deliciously easy!

We love twice baked potatoes - and we love mashed potatoes. Here is a bit of a combo. Bake them first, then mash them - deliciously easy! Continue reading

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