Cheesy Au Gratin Potatoes

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I don't think I've come across a potato recipe that I haven't fallen in love with.  Let's face it, it's very hard to destroy a potato.  But the addition of a warm cheesy sauce and then baking until it's bubbly and hot is just magical!  That my friends is the definition of Potatoes Au … [Continue reading]

Some of my favorite things

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I've been getting a few emails lately about the kitchen items I use when I am cooking.  So I thought I would update My Favorite Things link up above as it had become a little outdated. Here are some of the small appliances I simply cannot live without.  These are the same exact ones that are in … [Continue reading]

Coconut Macaroons

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After I posted the recipe for the Candied Pecans it got me to thinking (very prematurely I might add) about other Holiday Treats.  Let's face it, … [Continue reading]

5 Hard Lessons I Learned While Photographing Food

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Let me start this by saying I do NOT consider myself a great, good, or even mediocre photographer of food.  I still, even 4 years later, consider … [Continue reading]

Creamy Lemon Chicken Piccata

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This chicken piccata is a great weeknight go to recipe! Perfectly cooked chicken in a creamy lemon sauce that is on the table in 30 minutes! Serve … [Continue reading]

Tuna Cakes with Spicy Sriracha Aioli Sauce

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I love crab cakes.  But I don't love the cost.  Real crab can be very expensive so when I was in the mood for them the other day, I decided to make … [Continue reading]

Candied Pecans

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With the holidays coming up I am anticipating being ambushed at work with Holiday Cookie Exchanges in every department. I kind of like to go against … [Continue reading]

Chicken Marsala

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Are you in need of another under 30 minute weeknight dinner?  I've got you covered my friends. Now I know there are either mushroom LOVERS or … [Continue reading]

Slow Cooker Chicken Fajita Soup

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Hello friends!  I have a great soup for you all today that is super simple to make and packed full of flavor. This Chicken Fajita Soup has all the … [Continue reading]

The MOST Amazing Slow Cooker Roast

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Yay!  Slow cooker season is here!   Slow cookers are my Fall GO TO. You all are going to absolutely L-O-V-E this roast!  After simmering in a … [Continue reading]

Paleo Beer Battered Fish

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Well I have managed to make it through 2 weeks of my new job.  Things sure have changed in the working world since I left in 2008!  But I am … [Continue reading]

Simple, Easy and Delicious Chili

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I hope everyone had a great weekend and got out to enjoy the beautiful fall days we're having now.  I for one am glad the heat is finally gone.  Why?  … [Continue reading]

Banana Bread (Gluten, Dairy, Sugar Free)

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If your house is like our house, there are a few allergies and foods to avoid.  And whether you are cutting back or cutting gluten out entirely … [Continue reading]

BLOGGING RESOURCES: What I Use

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Good Morning Friends! I am so happy about the feedback I am getting from all of you about starting your own blog! The feedback I am getting is … [Continue reading]

Roasted Red Potatoes with Parmesan Cheese

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Don't you just love those little red potatoes you get at a wedding?  ME TOO!  And they NEVER serve enough, do they? Well this recipe is nothing … [Continue reading]