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Currié’s Chicken Pot Pie

My friend Currié makes the tastiest chicken pot pie and my entire family is always happy when she serves it to us. My husband and daughter had dental work done and they both had sore and sensitive mouths. I...

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Farmer’s Salad

This recipe was given to me by my friend Sharon. It’s light, simple to make, and tastes wonderful – it’s perfect for the summer!! I love the combination of soft cottage cheese, crunchy vegetables, and dill. I also really...

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Balsamic and Onion Pot Roast

It was a cold and rainy day today so my daughter wanted me to make pot roast and potatoes for dinner. Instead of making my regular pot roast I searched the internet for something different. I came across a...

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Tomato, Feta, and Fresh Dill Frittata

I wanted to make a healthy and delicious breakfast to get us ready for our family bike ride so I decided to make a frittata. I found grape tomatoes, feta cheese, and fresh dill in the refrigerator and I...

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Olive and Tomato Focaccia

I was recently sent a great little cookbook called The I love Trader Joe’s College Cookbook. You don’t have to be in college to enjoy this cookbook because it’s filled with quick, easy, and inexpensive recipes using Trader Joe’s...

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Sesame Beef Lettuce Wraps

I am having a proud mother moment. My daughter wanted to make dinner for the family so she thought about it for awhile and decided to make steak lettuce wraps. We found a recipe online at Under the High...

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Coconut, Chocolate Chunk, and Walnut Cookies

The kids had their last swimming lesson for the summer recently and we decided to bake some cookies as a thank you to their beloved swimming instructor. We found out she LOVES walnuts and coconut as well as being...

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Strawberry and Mango Salsa with Cinnamon Chips

I made this for my kids’ after swimming snack and they LOVED it! They literally ate every bite. My daughter who was convinced that she didn’t like mango suddenly loved mango. YEAH! It took very little time to make...

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Strawberry Shortcake Kebabs with Vanilla Bean Whipped Cream

I wanted something simple and light to serve for dessert to our dinner guests. I placed some pound cake and fresh strawberries onto skewers then made homemade vanilla bean whipped cream. Each person was served a skewer and a...

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Spicy Steak Kebabs

I found this Alton Brown recipe online at Food Network. It sounded easy to make and perfect for serving dinner guests. I let the meat marinate for a little over 6 hours and it turned out delicious and so...