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Quinoa, Carrot, and Lentil Soup

Someone recently introduced me to an awesome cookbook – (click to view on amazon!) I don’t own this cookbook myself yet, but I’ll send you my address if you want to buy it for me! ;) (Just kidding.)  And speaking … Continue reading

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Chicken Stir-Fry

I love making stir-fry! You can use so many different kinds of veggies, either chicken or beef, and they just taste great and are easy to make! My “recipe” for chicken stir-fry is hardly a recipe but more a list … Continue reading

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Lentil and Cabbage Soup

There’s something I should tell you about my home in the wintertime.  Suppertime is already dark out, so it’s dimly lit and heated primarily by my space heater.  It’s not the best environment to try to photograph my soups, but … Continue reading

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Rice Pilaf

I am still really new at making rice pilaf, so I’d love to see any recipes you all have to share!  I thought I’d share what I have made so far. :) Rice Pilaf 1 cup uncooked white rice – … Continue reading

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My Mom’s Cole Slaw

My mom has shocked many, many people with her cole slaw recipe.  I’ve heard multiple times while entertaining guests, “I only took cole slaw to be polite, and now I’m taking seconds!” While I know everyone has different tastes, many … Continue reading

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Quick Supper – Shepherd’s Pie

  Sometimes I come home from work to my kitchen looking like that.  At times like this, it’s hard to decide what to make for a quick yet also cheap and healthful supper!  So I thought I’d share a simple … Continue reading

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Sweet and Sour Meatballs

  I haven’t made a whole lot of “sweet and sour” foods.  Growing up, we didn’t usually eat them because my dad wasn’t really a fan of sweet hot foods – like pineapple with chicken.  I bought some ground beef … Continue reading

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Cream of Broccoli Soup

It’s another blustery day here, so it’s perfect for soup again!  This soup is not only beautiful and full of flavor, but also healthful and easy to make. Cream of Broccoli Soup 3 cups milk 1 cup water 2 tablespoons … Continue reading

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Homemade Beef Egg Rolls

I’ve been itching to make some egg rolls ever since my mom gave me some cabbage from their garden!  However, while egg rolls are oh-so-delicious, they do take a little while to make: preparing the filling, “stuffing” them, frying, and … Continue reading

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Great Dip: Kraft Cucumber Ranch Dressing

There’s a great coupon on couponnetwork right now for $1/2 Kraft salad dressings!  Since I was already planning to buy salad dressing this week  (generic on sale for 2/$3), I was very excited to use this coupon at Walmart and … Continue reading

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