Category Archives: Main Dish Inventions

When Life Stinks, Why Do We Feel The Need To Cook?

Yesterday, a dear friend of ours underwent surgery and all I could think to do was cook for her family. I’m not sure if this is just a “Southern” thing we learn at an early age, or if the need … Continue reading

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Delicata Squash Frittata

Seems like there are a LOT of talented bloggers out there, posting some really good-looking and tasty dishes. Every time I turn around, one of my blogger friends has a recipe that is a “must try” for us. In that … Continue reading

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Lasagna Love

I know I  know….it is such a clique – but when the weather finally turns a bit cool, the urge to spend time in the kitchen really hits me! This past week was no exception to that calling. Nesting at … Continue reading

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More Fun Cooking For Friends

Imagine, for a moment, the smell of black bean and cheese enchiladas wafting through your kitchen – smothered with a freshly made, subtly spicy ranchero sauce. Topped with hot, melted cheese, you have to resist as they are pulled from the oven, … Continue reading

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Dinner With A View

What a treat to be in a special place with the Hubby for a long weekend, make some new friends, listen to fabulous jazz artists, who we got to meet “up close” at the Artist’s Q & A session, AND, … Continue reading

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Don’t Fear The Tofu!!

When tofu is mentioned, some people just give me an “it is icky” kinda look…scrunch up their nose…and say “but it has no taste”. People – You Know Who You Are!  This recipe is ideal for All Of You. It … Continue reading

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Healthy Home Cooking – At Someone Else’s Home!

One of the pleasures of cooking is sharing food with others. I’ve been doing just that for my friends, who allow me to come over to their home every other week and prepare meals for them to enjoy at home – … Continue reading

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Saturday Cooking Adventures

More cooking for friends this past Saturday, but without my special helpers this week. These ladies stay busy! When a girl has to get her hair done, then a girl has to get her hair done, right?!?!? And when Scout Camp … Continue reading

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Herbed Chicken and Dumplings – Perfect For the Cold Weather

It’s been a bit chilly here in the Atlanta area lately – lows in the 20’s and highs in the low 40’s… yikes!  NOT my kind of weather for any outdoor adventures. When all else fails, it’s time to hit the … Continue reading

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Cooking For Friends – With My Own Helpers!

This past Saturday, I cooked some fresh, healthy, freezable meals for some friends of mine and had the opportunity to spend time with some very special “Kitchen Assistants” – their two adorable daughters. Both Mom and Dad were super busy … Continue reading

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