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Chicken Tortellini Soup

After an overnight snowfall, today dawned bright, sunny, and a might bit chilly – it is currently a balmy, dry 10º F – so, what better time to talk about making a nice pot of chicken tortellini soup? Full disclosure: … Continue reading

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Creamed Spinach

With the new year, a lot of folk have made promises to eat a better, more balanced diet, and we are no exception. Of course, that still doesn’t mean I plan on giving up my Irish butter and whole milk! … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato and Chorizo Breakfast Casserole

Family was visiting a few weekends ago, and I served a breakfast casserole for Sunday morning. And it was good, but… even though I had added a fair amount of spices and seasonings that hadn’t been called for in the … Continue reading

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Another (and BETTER) Shrimp Salad

I was getting together with friends for a middle of the week lunch; summer weekends tend to get filled up quickly, especially if you have kids, as they do, so a little get-together on a Tuesday was a perfect time … Continue reading

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Artichoke and Spinach Cream Sauce for Pasta

Oh, who am I kidding, this sauce is good for much more than just pasta. While it did work a treat over sausage and cheese ravioli, just picture it drizzled over a nice chicken paillard – mebbe sprinkled with a … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Vodka Sauce

Sometimes, you just want a nice bowl of pasta with a zippy sauce, but mebbe could do without adding meat (we are just over the holidays, and all that excess, after all). This sauce, being a vodka sauce, is not … Continue reading

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A Salad (and Dressing) to be Thankful For

We were chatting with a friend about Thanksgiving dinner, and he was recalling a salad he’d really enjoyed, made with cranberries and walnuts and orange slices. I did a quick search of da Google and we couldn’t find THE one … Continue reading

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Garlic Spinach

Sometimes, simple is the best. What? The swordfish? No, that’s not so simple, it’s easy to toss together, but certainly not simple… no, I’m talkin’ about the spinach. Tossed into a pan with garlic that’s been lightly browned in olive … Continue reading

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Spinach Salad With Strawberries and Feta

Lot’s of folk think spinach salad and think warm bacon dressing, sliced egg, and mebbe those little Mandarin oranges. Not me. I had some of my new sweet onion poppy seed salad dressing in the fridge, a bag of baby … Continue reading

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The Doris Project (TDP) Week 20: Fresh Spinach Salad

Rich likes a nice spinach salad, so when I came across this recipe in The Doris Project Bag, I knew we’d be trying it. There are two things that I really liked about this spinach salad; it stays away from … Continue reading

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