Monthly Archives: May 2011

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Mom’s Stromboli ★★★★★ 1 recipe Homemade Pizza Dough, or 2 store bought frozen bread dough, thawed 1 lb. ground beef ½ lb. hot Italian sausage, casings removed and broken up 1 can pizza sauce 2 c. shredded mozzarella cheese 4 … Continue reading

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Mike & Ike’s Italian Ice Flavor

The other day, when I took #4 to the doctors to learn that we had another bout of strep to contend with, I had to go pick up yet another prescription. At this point the pharmacy knows me, I had … Continue reading

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StrawMallows

Normally I shop at Giant’s for regular groceries. If you read the recipe post for Butter Pecan French Toast, my store doesn’t always have what I need. Thankfully, just on my end of town, there are 4 different grocery stores. … Continue reading

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Grilled Chicken Adobo Take 2

We fixed the Grilled Chicken Adoboagain and this time we had enough to share with friends!The hubby has been helping this couple remodel their bathroom. It’s their first big remodel and we’ve been through a couple (not to mention the … Continue reading

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Pan-fried Flounder with Potatoes in Parsley ★★ 3 lbs. small gold potatoes, cut in half Salt and pepper 8 flounder fillets 1 cup all-purpose flour 9 tablespoons butter Boil the potatoes in a large pot of salted water until tender, … Continue reading

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Butter Pecan French Toast (liberally adapted) ★★★★★ 2 tablespoon butter, divided ½ cup chopped pecans 4 eggs 1 cup refrigerated Amaretto nondairy creamer 12 slices bread confectioners’ sugar ground cinnamon Maple syrup, optional Pecan toasting In a small skillet, melt 1 … Continue reading

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Grilled Chicken Adobo ★★★★★ 1 ½ cups soy sauce 1 ½ cups water ¾ cups vinegar 3 tablespoons honey 1 ½ tablespoons minced garlic ½ teaspoon black pepper 3 pounds skinless, boneless chicken thighs Preheat an outdoor grill for high heat, and … Continue reading

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Curly Chicken Noodle Soup ★★★ 1 pound boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1/2-inch pieces 1 large onion, chopped 4 celery ribs, sliced 2 medium carrots, sliced 4 cloves garlic, minced 2 tablespoons butter or stick margarine 2 tablespoons olive … Continue reading

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Cheesy Ham and Hash Brown Casserole ★★★ 32 ounce package frozen hash brown potatoes, I like the cubes 8 ounces cooked, diced ham 2 (10.75 ounce) cans condensed cream of potato soup 16 ounce container sour cream 8 ounces shredded … Continue reading

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Fell off the wagon…

I was doing so good maintaining a daily blog post and I just dropped the ball. Some of the problem is that we have been too busy to actually cook a meal. For some of the time we’ve been away … Continue reading

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