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Baked brussels sprouts with olive oil, salt, pepper, parmesan and balsamic vinegar.

Trying Out Brussels Sprouts, Baked with Parmesan, Olive Oil and Balsamic Vinegar

In Cancer Fighting Foods, Side Dish On April 14, 2012 3 Comments

I am not quite sure how I made it through life without ever having tried brussels sprouts. I believe my mother didn’t like them much, so she never… Read More »

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Sick Husband and Cream of Chicken, Mushrooms and Chicken on Rice

In Dinner, Recipes On April 3, 2012 0 Comments

Sick husbands are cranky husbands. I was mulling over the possibilities of brussels sprouts or artichokes. My produce box came with both and I have never had brussels… Read More »

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Grilled Cajun Chicken Sandwich

In Dinner, Recipes, Sandwich On March 24, 2012 6 Comments

It is entertaining to see what inspires what in the world of cooking. I have found Pinterest a great bit of fun in exploring recipes, exploring blogs and… Read More »

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Easy Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Soup Recipe

In Dinner, Recipes, Soup On March 18, 2012 6 Comments

On the weekends when we are making brunch I will sometimes prep something for the slow cooker so that I can relax at night and not make two… Read More »

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Learning Food Photography

In Lessons Learned On March 3, 2012 2 Comments

My new adventures in life make me want to absorb myself in new hobbies and skills now that I am finding the time and energy to do more…. Read More »

Broccoli is noted for its cancer preventing properties.

Cancer Fighting Foods: Broccoli

In Cancer Fighting Foods On February 27, 2012 2 Comments

Broccoli is noted as one of the main vegetables to add to your diet to prevent cancer (along with other cruciferous vegetables such as cauliflower and cabbage). Studies… Read More »

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Adventures in Not Cooking

In Lessons Learned On February 19, 2012 0 Comments

During the last year I have had to set aside my goals to improve my cooking skills and save money by eating at home. I have been in… Read More »

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Fall Flavors for Popcorn and Kernel Seasons Giveaway

In Giveaways On October 30, 2011 9 Comments

There is something about fall that I love. I think a big something about that is pumpkin spice everything! The moment pumpkin spice coffee is available I am… Read More »

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Stuffed Green Bell Pepper Recipe

In Dinner, Recipes On September 23, 2011 0 Comments

Our garden has been overflowing with green bell peppers this summer, so I wanted to cook a yummy dish that everyone would love. My husband was a little… Read More »

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Pork Chile Verde Recipe

In Dinner On September 14, 2011 1 Comment

I sign up for a weekly produce box. One of the reasons I do it is so that I try cook with fruits and vegetables that I normally… Read More »