Tag Archives: Cooking

Cinco De Mayo Recipe Roundup!

Easy Chili Colorado   Fresh Pineapple Salsa   Slow Cooker Pork Tacos with Mango Salsa   Flank Steak Tacos with Green Pico De Gallo   Taco Pie   Chicken Basil Tacos   Spicy Broccoli Slaw   Giant Pot Of Manly … Continue reading

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Simple Cranberry Orange Sauce

This is so easy and quick.  Once you’ve tried it you’ll never go back to canned. 12 oz. fresh cranberries 1 C. sugar 1 C. orange juice zest of 1 orange 1/4 t. fresh grated nutmeg In a heavy bottomed … Continue reading

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10 Things You Can Do TODAY To Get Ready For Thanksgiving

The key to a low stress holiday is to plan ahead and do as much as you possibly can BEFORE the big day.   It’s pretty much humanly impossible to do the entire Thanksgiving dinner in one day.  Here is … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Pancakes

These are so fun- and pureed pumpkin is a great, healthy addition to your breakfast. Berries and chocolate chips would work for making faces as well.  There is an ongoing debate in our house about real maple syrup vs. imitation maple syrup.  My … Continue reading

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Butter Roasted Cod with Lemon Relish

I adapted this dish from an old Everyday Food magazine I found while cleaning my house.  The cover photo featured this unusual lemon relish, and I had to try it.  The relish is sweet, sour, and nutty.  A perfect pairing … Continue reading

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Linguine With Fresh Clams

In honor of my son’s 6th birthday, I give you his favorite dinner:   The clams and broth cook in as little time as it takes to boil the linguine, making it a great quick weeknight meal.  Just slice up … Continue reading

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Butter Roasted Cod with Lemon Relish

I adapted this dish from an old Everyday Food magazine I found while cleaning my house.  The cover photo featured this unusual lemon relish, and I had to try it.  The relish is sweet, sour, and nutty.  A perfect pairing … Continue reading

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Chicken Marsala

This is one of those dishes I make regularly, and most of the time I have everything on hand to make it without going to the store.  It’s quick and easy if you get your ingredients ready to go before … Continue reading

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Linguine With Fresh Clams

A trip to the beach is never complete without a bag of fresh steamer clams to bring home.  The clams and broth cook in as little time as it takes to boil the linguine, making it a great quick weeknight … Continue reading

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