Monthly Archives: November 2010

Asian Grilled Pork Chops

I adore Asian food, so I make it pretty frequently around our house. My husband isn’t generally a fan of pork chops, but these are a hit in our house. The sugar from the teriyaki sauce caramelizes on the pork … Continue reading

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Beef and Chorizo Corn Casserole

I know you might be thinking, hey, this sounds good but I don’t even know what chorizo is! Chorizo is a lovely, lovely thing. It is a pork sausage seasoned with paprika, dried chiles, garlic, oregano, cumin and other spices. … Continue reading

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Neiman Marcus Chocolate Chip Cookies

The Neiman Marcus cookie recipe became famous from a myth started in the mid 90′s. The story goes that a woman and her daughter really enjoyed some chocolate chip cookies they had at a Neiman Marcus Department store cafe. So … Continue reading

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Loaded Mashed Potato Casserole

I love starchy sides. I can’t help it! I find comfort in an awesome pile of fluffy, creamy mashed potatoes. It’s kinda funny though how people get into food habits. We make the same sides all the time! Usually I … Continue reading

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Chicken Bruschetta Pasta

There are so many things to love about this dish. I really like the combination of tomato, basil and garlic and then when you add cream, baby you are in business! I am currently obsessed with campanelle pasta so that … Continue reading

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Pesto Fish (in 15 minutes!)

Sometimes I just don’t have the time to make a long and involved dinner. This pesto fish is a really easy and fast dish to make on the fly. In fact my husband, who doesn’t cook often, usually makes this … Continue reading

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Warm Asian Noodle Salad

I would place this dish among my top 5 favorite meals to make and eat at home. Kevin and I both really love how incredibly flavorful this dish is (and it’s almost healthy)! We make this so often, we stopped … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Bars with Maple Cream Glaze

Generally, I am not a fan of pumpkin. Although it seems lately I am coming around to it. After making a pumpkin cheesecake last week, I had one cup of pumpkin puree left. I had heard from several friends that … Continue reading

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Mexican Shrimp Burgers

Have you ever eaten something so amazingly good, that you got mad at yourself for not thinking of it first? I wish I could take the credit for the brilliance that is this recipe. This sandwich reminds me of a … Continue reading

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Chicken Fried Chicken With White Pepper Gravy

Chicken Fried Chicken is comfort food at it’s finest. I’m almost embarrassed to say, the reason I make this dish is because we always order it when we go to Cracker Barrel. Anytime I can make a recipe at home … Continue reading

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