Tag Archives: Easy

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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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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Leftover Buttermilk Was Calling My Name

Do you find that sometimes ingredients in your house seem to beg to be used to their full potential? This is what happened to me and that partially used container of buttermilk in the ‘fridge. Remember those Nutty Muffins that we … Continue reading

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Nutty and Nutritious Banana Muffins

Bananas always seem to disappear before they are ripe enough for us to actually cook with them. So when there were 2 overly ripe ones just waiting for the right recipe to come along, that recipe did indeed appear. Cleveland … 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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The “I am SO glad Hubby Made This” Chocolate Sauce

Ms. Strawberry, please meet your new friend, Mr. Chocolate Sauce. Why, you make such the lovely couple! My blog friend, Kellie, over at Food To Glow blog, posted this luscious looking Quick Chocolate Sauce recipe just the other day. One look, and … 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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French Toast Cravings

You know how hard it is to resist a food craving? You know, the more you try to ignore your craving, the more you crave whatever it is you’re craving??!?!?!?! Well, NEVER do we eat French Toast. It is so not … 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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Savory Farro Tart – Needs A Little More “KI”….

Today, it was time to play our favorite game – “Clean Out The Fridge!” You know the drill…..use up the smidgen of this, the little bit o’that, the it’s going bad soon stuff…and make something (hopefully) tasty. So, we set … Continue reading

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