Cornbread in Cast Iron Skillet – Delicious!

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I think the best part of cornbread is the crust, and baking it in a heated cast iron skillet gives you plenty of delicious crust. This recipe uses… Read More »

Flourless Pumpkin Muffins – Who knew?

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I was looking for a healthy cupcake recipe for my grandson’s family birthday party, and I stumbled upon these muffins.  They were surprisingly good!  So I am going… Read More »

Nutella Espresso Mousse – Only 3 Ingredients!

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If you are looking for something chocolate and easy to make, try this mousse from Michael Simon. 1 c. heavy cream, very cold 1/2 to 1 t. instant… Read More »

Brownies – Perfect in Every Way

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Believe me, this is the elusive, perfect  brownie.  It is fudgy, chewy, and has a bold chocolate flavor.  I tried so many recipes, and finally hit the jackpot. … Read More »

Baby Carrots with Greek Seasonings

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This is a very savory dish that makes a great side with rice pilaf.  Super easy to make. 2 lbs. baby carrots 2 c. water 2 c. beef… Read More »

Butter Dip Biscuits – Unbelievably good and super easy!

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You can call them biscuit nirvana or “crack” biscuits.  Either way, they will be among the best biscuits you will ever eat!  But you must serve them right… Read More »

Chicken and Broccoli Stir Fry – Way better than take-out!

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Chicken and broccoli is my favorite Chinese takeout.  And this recipe is even better! 4 T. soy sauce 2 T. orange juice 2 T. light brown sugar 2… Read More »

Oriental Salad Dressing from Applebee’s

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Applebee’s makes terrific salads.  This is adapted from Todd Wilbur’s copycat recipe for their oriental salad.  Delicious! 1/2 c. mayonnaise 3 T. honey or agave 5 t. rice… Read More »

Steakhouse Mashed Potatoes with Horseradish and Sour Cream

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I love these mashed potatoes that you get in a steak house and you will, too. 2 lbs. red or russet potatoes 1/2 – 3/4 c. sour cream… Read More »

Roasted Cherry Tomatoes – So Sweet!

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I love cherry tomatoes, but lately, the skins have been so tough, they are hard to enjoy.  So I roasted them and discovered that you can easily pinch… Read More »