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Lentil and Brown Rice Soup

This is a recipe I stole from my mom’s recipe box before I got married.  It’s full of protein and fiber, incredibly affordable, and really easy to make!  Plus it’s even vegetarian vegan! Lentil and Brown Rice Soup Ingredients: 3/4 … Continue reading

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I like… Old Pot Holders

I am going to be sharing a post like this every day this week – sharing something I like/use and why. I am going to go out on a limb here, and share something silly that I like – my … Continue reading

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I like… Goodwill!

I am going to be sharing a post like this every day this week – sharing something I like/use and why. The first think I want to share that I like love is Goodwill!  I love being able to snag … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Hash Browns

Sweet Potato Hash Browns, made with both white and yellow sweet potatoes I decided to make sweet potato hash browns when I wanted a slightly heartier breakfast than just eggs.  I don’t usually keep regular white potatoes on hand, but … Continue reading

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Venetian Apricot Chicken [Olive Garden Recipe!]

Can you imagine my delight when I realized that Olive Garden offers some of their recipes online?  Although they didn’t share all of them, they did share a favorite that we tasted there once.  If you know me, you know … Continue reading

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Swirled Raspberry and Chocolate Cheescake

I have shied away from making another baked cheesecake ever since my cheesecake disaster. (If you haven’t read that one yet… it’s a good – albeit sad – story.) However, when I found a selection of delicious-looking cheesecakes in a … Continue reading

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Quinoa Cookies

Yes, I have been actively seeking out delicious quinoa recipes.  This one makes it into my recipe box… QUINOA COOKIES!!  (Also deliciously filled with chocolate and coconut… nom nom!) Here is the original recipe I used. I will caution you, … 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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Green Bean Casserole

This is not an original recipe by any stretch of the imagination.  But sometimes, we need to reminded that old recipes exist… especially when they’re delicious albeit possibly quite calorie-rich. :) I have always loved this recipe but don’t make … Continue reading

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Kitchen Tip Tuesdays: Keep a Running Grocery List

I am once again linking up to Tammy’s Recipes for this week’s Kitchen Tip! I hate getting home from the grocery store and realizing I forgot something.  I also hate deciding to make pizza crust and realizing I don’t have … Continue reading

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