Monthly Archives: September 2012

Chicken Corn Soup


I’ve mentioned previously that I grew up in a region that has a large PA Dutch influence.  If you’ve never heard of PA Dutch food, you should seriously do some Googling because you’re really missing out.  I know a lot … Continue reading

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Dried Beef Cheese Ball


I remember this recipe being made for every single family function since I was born… or since I was 3, since that’s when my memory kicks in.  I love it; all the kids in my family love it; everyone loves … Continue reading

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Parmesan Chicken


This recipe is another Pinterest find.  I saw this recipe for ‘heroin chicken’ and knew I had to try it.  It sounded amazing. Of course, I wasn’t wrong.  If I were, you wouldn’t be hearing about it.  At least here. … Continue reading

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Apple Bread


As you might be able to tell, I like quick breads, specifically quick breads with fruit in them.  I’ve posted peach bread and banana bread already.  Now I’m posting apple bread. I got the idea from Pinterest, as usual.  I … Continue reading

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Chipotle Honey Chicken with Sweet Potatoes


Chipotles are my favorite type of pepper. They’re smokey and spicy and yum. Just yum. I generally use chipotle Tabasco instead of regular. I replace chayanne pepper with chipotle powder. It’s one of my favorite flavors, ever. I did a … Continue reading

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Easy Jambalaya


I believe I’ve mentioned that I adore spicy food, so does the hubster. We consumed as much as possible while the kid was in Maine. One thing I made was Jambalaya. While it wasn’t as spicy as I would’ve liked, … Continue reading

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Lemon Blueberry Cookies


When my daughter returned from Maine, she brought two huge bags of blueberries home with her. She had picked them herself in her Grandparents’ field. They were plump and juicy and perfect. I knew I had to bake with them. … Continue reading

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