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Cinnamon and Sugar Donut Muffins

My son and I were in the mood to do some baking so we decided to look for a tasty muffin recipe. We found this recipe online at My Adventures in Food that looked easy and super delicious. My...

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Pork Medallions Smothered in a Mushroom and Shallot Gravy

I had a pork tenderloin and some cremini mushrooms in the refrigerator that needed to be cooked so I decided to combine the two to make this dish. I cut the tenderloin into medallions and simply seasoned them with...

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Parmesan Roasted Fennel

I recently picked up some fennel at the grocery store and I planned to roast it with some carrots but I found this recipe on the Food Networkand decided to give it a try instead. It was very simple...

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Barbecue Chicken Pizza Braid

I wasn’t feeling well and had no desire to cook a meal but alas my family still needed to be fed. I found pizza dough in my refrigerator that needed to be used up so I decided to make...

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Simply Roasted Chicken

It was another cold and rainy day so I decided to roast a chicken for dinner. There is something so comforting about roasted chicken and this one turned out perfect. I simply seasoned it with sea salt, pepper, garlic...

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Parmesan Roasted Asparagus Topped with a Poached Egg

I just love eggs with asparagus lately and I can’t seem to get enough of the combination. I made this recipe for lunch this week to use up the last few spears of asparagus that I had in the...

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Crusty Italian Bread

I wanted to make a loaf of bread to serve with the Beef and Mushroom Ragu over Rigatoni. I decided to try a different recipe other than my French bread. I found this recipe online at Allrecipes and when I...

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Beef and Mushroom Ragu over Rigatoni

We woke up to a dreary, cold, and rainy day which made me want comfort food. I had lean chuck roast to use up so I decided to make a ragu sauce with mushrooms. Ragu sauce is typically made...

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Back to cooking….

…tomorrow. We just got back from a week long adventure and we are all happy and exhausted. We traveled in our motor home all throughout Washington’s Olympic Peninsula. We stopped at many beautiful places on our journey and we...

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Banana, Strawberry, and Orange Muffins

I made these for breakfast recently and they were a huge hit with my family, especially my husband who ate four in one sitting. I had some strawberries and bananas that really needed to be used up and I...