Category Archives: sauce

Dec 31

Eggs Benedict Made Easy

Lots of eating, drinking and being merry is happening lately, especially tonight, which is why most people love a breakfast on New Year’s Day that will “soak up” the festivities from the night before. But, at the same time, you … Continue reading

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Apr 26

Buffalo Shrimp Pizza

This may have been the first time I made my recipe swap recipe the day I received my assignment. It was a Friday, which in our house is usually Homemade Pizza Night, and I didn’t have many ingredients on hand. … Continue reading

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Apr 3

Horseradish Crusted Beef Tenderloin

If a dish can still be great, even after a few mistakes, I can only imagine how amazing it would be if it were prepared without any flaws. I made this beef tenderloin on Easter, Part 1 (Saturday). Problem #1 … Continue reading

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Mar 8

Homemade Salsa

TGIF! And what better way to celebrate than your own happy hour at home! Crack open a few beers and enjoy this salsa with chips. It’s the most delicious salsa I’ve ever had, and you won’t believe how easy it … Continue reading

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Aug 27

Filetto di Pomodoro Sauce

One thing (of many!) that’s great about cooking a lot of Italian food is that it makes for easy blog posts.  Recipes with few ingredients and fast instructions are super easy to explain and talk about.  And what’s even better … Continue reading

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Jul 13

Fried Zucchini Sticks with Sriracha Mayo

I’m a Trader Joe’s sucker. I go in with a list.  I really do.  And end up with about twice as much as what I intended to.  Kind of like Target, but strictly food items.I’m sure many of you have … Continue reading

Posted in appetizers, condiments, dip, sauce, side dishes, zucchini | 2 Comments
Apr 2

Raisin Glaze

So what’s on your Easter menu this coming weekend?   Deviled eggs?  Carrot cake?   Leg of lamb? (my personal Easter favorite…yum)   We know that ham is a common answer to this question, so I thought this recipe would … Continue reading

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Dec 13

Sunday dinner – delicious and cheap!

Even though it was 55 degrees out when we decorated our house and put up our tree, I still felt the Christmas spirit running through my veins.  What made it even better was that Bella was totally into it this … Continue reading

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Nov 7

Finger lickin’ good (Secret Recipe Club)

Another month, another exciting challenge with the Secret Recipe Club!  This was even more exciting than usual, because the blog assignment I received had endless wonderful possibilities.  Jane from The Heritage Cook has a delicious and diverse collection of recipes, which … Continue reading

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Aug 30

Presto – pesto!

Fresh herbs – ahhhh.  They smell so good.  They look so good.  And they die so fast.  At least mine do. One of the best ways to use them up before it’s too late is to make pesto.  Homemade pesto … Continue reading

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