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Pesto Tortellini with Sautéed Vegetables and Parmesan Cheese

This is a perfect dinner when you don’t have a lot of time or energy to cook. It’s filling and very tasty but simple to make. My entire family likes this meal and I especially love the fresh flavors...

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Stuffed Bell Peppers

This is a childhood favorite – my Mom made the best stuffed peppers. I decided to make these using ingredients that I had on hand and needed to use up. They were simple to make and tasted amazing. Not...

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Grilled Reuben Sandwich

I love my panini maker (thank you Tiffany). I have been making a lot of sandwiches so I can use it. Reuben sandwiches are a favorite of my husbands and mine but they can be so fattening. I decided...

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Snickerdoodle Cookies

These are my favorite cookies! I love the flavor of cinnamon and can’t get enough of it. Be careful because these are addictive! This is a great treat that my whole family loves. 1 1/2 cups white sugar 1...

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Baked Barbecue Chicken Thighs

I have never made my own barbecue sauce and decided it was time. This is a sweet and tangy sauce that would be great with chicken, beef or pork. The chicken thighs turned out very moist and delicious. We...

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Twice Baked Potato with Pancetta and Caramelized Onions

I am originally from Idaho so I LOVE potatoes! I decided to try something different with this recipe but, at the same time, use ingredients that I had on hand. The pancetta is crunchy & salty while the onions...

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Blackberry Crumble

There is something so mouth watering about a fruit crumble to me. I love the fruit but I really love the crumble topping… it’s addicting! I use whatever fruit I have on hand. It’s quick, easy to make and...

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Parmesan Couscous with Roasted Garlic, Toasted Pine Nuts and Caramelized Onions

This was my first time making couscous and we all loved it. It’s very similar to rice and was full of great flavors. It was a perfect side dish to my Pork with Tomatoes, Caramelized Onions and Roasted Garlic...

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Lasagna with Turkey Italian Sausage and Vegetables

I love lasagna and I wanted to find a way to make it healthy & delicious. I love this recipe and so does my family. It’s packed with flavor & it’s so good. Serve it with a Caesar Salad...

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Flank Steak Marinade

It’s been quite awhile since we had a steak so I combined some ingredients we had on hand to make a marinade. I let the flank steak marinate for about 8 hours and it turned out really great! It...