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Chicken and Roasted Garlic Lasagna

We had friends coming for dinner and my dear friend Kyle was running in a race the following day so I wanted to make something healthy yet filled with carbohydrates to give her a boost for the race. I...

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Hasselback Potatoes

I’ve always wanted to try these potatoes and decided to finally give them a try after seeing then on What Do I Want To Cook Today. They were extremely easy to make with very little clean up. My entire...

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Pork Tenderloin in an Apple Maple Brine

I finally tried using a brine for my pork tenderloin before cooking it and I can’t believe I waited so long. It made this pork so tender, juicy and flavorful. I let it sit in the brine for nearly...

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Cinnamon Crescent Rolls

I used half the container of the crescent rolls to make my kids the Chocolate and Peanut Butter Filled Crescent Rolls for an afternoon snack. I decided to use the remaining crescent rolls with butter, cinnamon and sugar for...

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Asian Roasted Carrots

My daughter is a huge fan of cooked carrots so I decided to try roasting them with an Asian style marinade to go with the Asian Roasted Chicken and Sesame Noodles. These carrots were a huge hit with my...

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Bean and Bacon Soup

This was the perfect soup to end the day. It was cold and rainy outside all day long and I wanted something warm and comforting for dinner. I thought a bean soup would be tasty. I found this simple...

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Shredded Beef and Caramelized Onion Enchiladas

Our good friends were coming over for dinner and I wanted to make something simple, hearty and delicious. I decided to do shredded beef enchiladas with black beans and caramelized onions. I let the beef cook for hours in...

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Sesame Noodles

I saw these delicious looking noodles on the Pioneer Woman and made them for dinner that night. They paired nicely with the Roasted Asian Chicken. We all loved them, especially my son. We ate the leftovers the next day...

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Chocolate and Peanut Butter Filled Crescent Rolls

When I saw the recipe for chocolate croissants on Noble Pig, I knew I would be making them immediately. I surprised my kids today by baking these tasty after school snacks. Both of my children love the combination of...

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Asian Roasted Chicken

It was cold and raining outside so I wanted to make something comforting and delicious for dinner. I found this great Cooking Light recipe that sounded really interesting and tasty. I was only able marinate my chicken for a...