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Getting back into the swing

Wow, it’s been almost a year since I’ve touched my blog! I’ve been thinking about it. I really enjoyed tracking what we ate and what we thought of each recipe. Documenting the various parties that we put together. It created … Continue reading

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Jimmy’s Mexican Pizza

Jimmy’s Mexican Pizza ★★★★★ Yea! A 5 ★ recipe! We have been having some real stinkers lately. This was very simple and delicious. The 2 pans fed our family, but a third pan would not have hurt. I followed the … Continue reading

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Creamy White Bean Soup

Creamy White Bean Soup ★★ We made a few adjustments to this recipe. Olive oil was our oil of choice. Instead of 2 onions, we used 1 small Vidalia onion. I had chopped celery in the freezer and vegetable bullion … Continue reading

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Cheesy Chicken Biscuit Cups

Cheesy Chicken Biscuit Cups ★★ The boys made this recipe for dinner. It was edible, so it received 2 stars. It was also rather unappealing, slimy even. The boys swear they followed the recipe, but I have a feeling it … Continue reading

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Cheesy Herb Pizza Recipe

Cheesy Herb Pizza ★★★ The biscuit mix is not very easy to spread in the pan. As is normal, mushrooms were omitted. We used 16 oz of mozzarella, because, well, more cheese is never bad. This is easy to put … Continue reading

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Tuna & Broccoli Pasta Bake

Tuna & Broccoli Pasta Bake ★★★ We made several adjustments to this recipe, partly to feed 6 and partly due to what was on hand. We preheated the oven to 350ºF. To a pan add olive oil, add tomatoes and … Continue reading

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Civil War Macaroni and Cheese

Civil War Macaroni and Cheese ★★★ This was an enormous amount of milk for a recipe. I was really hoping for a better end result. The hubby does not like nutmeg,in anything. With the 4 cups of milk, I had … Continue reading

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Shredded Potato Casserole

Shredded Potato Casserole ★★ Son 1 was responsible for fixing this. It was a simple recipe, basically mix it in a bowl and dump it in a pan. Instead of the cornflakes, I had him use panic crumbs. We found … Continue reading

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250 down : 115 to go

Slow Cooked Thai Peanut Chicken ★★★ Chicken thighs are a great choice for large families. Most of my boys prefer the thighs over the breasts anyway. The cost savings for this recipe pretty much ended there. Marmalade is not typically … Continue reading

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249 down : 116 to go

Garlic Lime Pork Chops ★★ The first time we made these it received 4 ★s. I’m going to go out on a limb and say the hubby had something to do with it that time. This time around they were … Continue reading

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