Category Archives: Food

How To Dress Up Convenience Foods

Let’s face it…we live a convenience-filled life. We are busy and as much as we’d love to sit and have a from-scratch meal with our beloveds, the time just isn’t there. Besides, save the “from scratch” for biscuits, pie crusts, … Continue reading

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Mexican Chicken

Make this up anytime and use for chicken burritos (see below), tacos, a Mexican style lasagna, nachos… Or, leave the chicken pieces whole and just have that as your entree served over a big bed of rice or roasted veggies. … Continue reading

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Strawberry Shortcake Cake

Preheat oven to 350º Ingredients 1 box white cake mix – bake as directed in a 9×13 pan 1 – 8 oz package cream cheese, softened to room temp 1/2 C powdered sugar 1 – 8 oz container Cool Whip, … Continue reading

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Chili

So incredibly simple, its almost embarrassing. Ingredients 1 to 1 1/2 lbs of ground beef some onion – a tablespoon or a cup, however much you like 1 can petite diced tomatoes, do not drain 1 can red kidney beans, … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Dinner Rehearsal

It is that time of year! As much as I love the tried & true traditional Thanksgiving dishes that are such a part of my holiday psyche, I am always looking for something new. One can only eat so much … Continue reading

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