Category Archives: potatoes

Nov 9

Thanksgiving Shepherd’s Pie

I hope everyone had a great Halloween, because around here, it barely existed!  Bella’s school finally had their Halloween parade 2 days ago.  Trick or treating was postponed over a week, then turned out to be a big dud.  A … Continue reading

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Oct 15

Maple Roasted Chicken & Sweet Potatoes

Fall.  Have I mentioned it’s my favorite season?  And for so many reasons.  With one of the biggest being – the FOOD. After all, it’s always all about the food…isn’t it? Maple Roasted Chicken & Sweet Potatoesslightly adapted from Handle … Continue reading

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Sep 12

Tortilla Española

I’ve shared many frittata recipes here, which are common among my Italian culture.  There’s nothing easier or more versatile, especially when you have lots of delicious leftovers to use up. I tried the Spanish version in the midst of my … Continue reading

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Aug 29

Fried Eggs with Potato Bacon Hash

Anyone who’s been following my “chicken sitting” adventures probably realized I was overdue for an egg post.  So, here you go.  Simple and delicious! (and I must admit – the 4 little feathered buggers are starting to grow on me…) … Continue reading

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May 31

Dijon Potato Salad

It’s (almost officially) summertime.  A time when you want to have different salad recipes to choose from for all of those parties, BBQs, picnics…if you’re like me, it’s all about variety!   Don’t get me wrong…I love my MIL’s version, … Continue reading

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May 15

Crash Hot Potatoes

There is a point to this post today. The point is, you don’t have to follow a recipe exactly, nor does your food have to be pretty, in order for it to be delicious.  Case in point – crash hot … Continue reading

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Apr 12

Scalloped Ham and Potato Bake

This week has pretty much been all about Easter leftovers.  The other night, we had stuffed shells and meatballs.  Another night was eggplant parm.  For lunch, I’ve been eating egg salad (or straight up hard boiled eggs).  I’m pretty sure … Continue reading

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Mar 8

Roasted Salmon, Potatoes, Asparagus & Cherry Tomatoes

I have a confession to make.  I’ve been struggling lately with juggling work, my daughter and everyday life – and my dinner prep.  I try…I really, REALLY try to make a menu plan every week.  And then I never stick … Continue reading

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Mar 6

Oven Baked Pork Stew

I often speak of my love for Le Creuset here.  There’s no hiding it…the pieces I have make life so much easier. I love dishes that go from stovetop to oven to table.  One pot to wash – I’ll take … Continue reading

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Jan 26

Baked Sweet Potato Wedges

It’s easy to get into a side dish rut…especially in the wintertime when there are less fresh veggies to choose from.  You start to miss the farmer’s market, the grill, the garden… Then you remember the good ol’ sweet potato. … Continue reading

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