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Pesto Pasta with Sun Dried Tomatoes & Asparagus

Pesto Pasta with Sun Dried Tomatoes & Asparagus

Share List I found this recipe on Pinterest and adapted it a bit from the one Damn Delicious posted.  Hubby had his with a fried egg on top, and really enjoyed it.  Runny egg yolks are not my thing without toast, so I skipped the […]

Potato & Chicken Coconut Curry Recipe

Potato & Chicken Coconut Curry Recipe

Share List I am, admittedly, a novice when it comes to Indian food.  Curry scared me as I’d had it years ago and it tasted terrible and was so stupidly hot it was inedible.  I sort of painted all curry with that same brush – […]

Garlic Honey Mustard Chicken & Veggie Tray Bake

Garlic Honey Mustard Chicken & Veggie Tray Bake

Share List I am a really REALLY big fan of one dish meals – in fact a recent Christmas present was a cookbook of one-pan dinners – from slow cookers to sheet trays and dutch ovens.  Really great for weeknight meals and easy clean up […]

Slow Cooker Split Pea Soup

Slow Cooker Split Pea Soup

Share List This is another one of my recipes that has been posted on Food.com for years.  It has over 50 reviews and a 5-star rating.  I’m adding it here because I like to have everything in one spot – and who knows, someday I […]

Chorizo & Black Bean Smothered Burrito Recipe

Chorizo & Black Bean Smothered Burrito Recipe

Share List I’m a fan of throwing something together that’s tasty, flavorful and – most importantly – fast!  If you cook ahead like I try to, having browned chorizo & onion in the freezer or fridge means a quick and easy dinner is about 20 […]

Dad’s Chili

Dad’s Chili

Share List Can’t believe I’ve not posted this recipe yet.  Daddy’s in town for a few weeks and I decided to make a pot of chili today.  I know the recipe by heart, but couldn’t believe I hadn’t posted it on the blog.  Chili is […]