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[Romanian] Eggplant Salad

Whenever I talk about making eggplant salad, people ask how I make it! Eggplant salad is something my [Romanian] husband introduced to me while we were dating, and I think it’s the only food he has really taught me how … 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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Corn and Potato Chowder

I have been on a soup kick lately! My husband loves all my favorite soups, and his personal favorite is chicken chili. (I have been making many variations of my chili recipe with beef, chicken, or meatless.  I also vary … Continue reading

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Ham, Pinto, and Rice Soup

There’s something about the cold weather that makes me want soup, and especially bean soup.  Bean soup is so simple and easy to make, and makes for a very affordable meal as well! (I don’t know about you, but I … 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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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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Johnsonville Italian Sausage Fettuccine

I created this recipe last weekend, and decided to share it today.  It was so fabulous, and one of my favorite uses so far for Johnsonville Hot Italian Sausage. Johnsonville Italian Sausage Fettuccine 8 ounces fettuccine (dry weight) 3 links … Continue reading

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Homemade Croutons

When I got married just over three months ago, we had quite a bit of food left over from the reception.  My mom, being the awesome person that she is, froze leftover buns, meat, and vegetables for me. (I used … 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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