Category Archives: main dish

Vegetarian Southwest Cheesy Rice


In case you’re wondering, I am alive.  I’ve just had my hands full with the new addition to my family.  Grayson Daniel was born at 2:30am on June 3rd.  He’s perfect. I am aware that he was born over a … Continue reading

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Italian Seasoned Pork, Potatoes, and Green Beans


I promised my friend Cathy this recipe a few weeks ago when I snapped a picture of it to her.  I’ve been lazy and keep putting it off, and it’s time to break out of yet another antisocial streak.  I … Continue reading

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Cheesesteak Mac and Cheese


We’re in the middle of a major snow storm right now, and I am not a fan.  I’m trying to keep myself busy with cooking, cleaning, reading, and posting.  I’m way overdue for a post, anyway!  I’m not going to … Continue reading

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Bacon and Shrimp Pasta


Oh wow.  I rarely post seafood recipes, and here I am posting two in a row!  This recipe was inspired by my friend Tiffany (Hey, you’re still famous!) and a discussion on a Facebook post of mine. I use the … Continue reading

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Shrimp Scampi


I’ve been trying to work one seafood meal into my weekly menu plan.  Why?  Well, I like it, it offers a kitchen challenge since I’ve never really cooked a lot of seafood before, and it’s healthy.  My good cholesterol is … Continue reading

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Tamale Pie


Have you ever had a tamale?  They’re pretty delicious, right?  Well, I think they are.  The only issue I have with them is what a pain they are to make.  You make the dough, spread it on some corn husks, … Continue reading

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Strawberry Barbecue Sauce


Well, we’re back from Alaska…  have been for a week and a half.  I’m finally forcing myself to post a recipe.  We’re in the middle of an epic heatwave, and food has been the last thing on my mind.  I … Continue reading

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