Monthly Archives: July 2012

Aged White Cheddar Grilled Cheese with Marinara Sauce

I declare this fattening week because every post I have this week is probably way high in calories and fattening but, what the heck it’s good and it’s yummy! Ever since I seen this post from my friend Rhonda, I’ve … Continue reading

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Pretzel-Crusted Chicken with Mixed Greens

As I was purusing through my latest Taste of Home magazine, I seen this recipe and thought wow! what a great crust for chicken.  Just brilliant dahling!  I figured even the hubs might eat it and he did but, just … Continue reading

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Awesome Pot Roast

Once again another pinterest recipe.  I just love pinterest, especially for the food.  I’ve also bought many things due to pinterest hooking me.  That’s an entire different blog though!  This roast was called “Roast to Die for” and though it … Continue reading

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Willow Tree Bruschetta

Living in a small town there are not many, shall I say, quality restaurants around.  There’s fast food, of course this is America!  Then there are, as Guy Fieri would say “Dives”.  I’m sure the owners of these establishments would … Continue reading

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Homemade Doggy Popsicles

I found this recipe a couple years ago. I tweaked it a bit to my preference (or my dogs’).  It has remained a favorite of my dogs since then.  Really, I think any homemade treat is their favorite.  They love treats.  … Continue reading

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Slow cooker Ham & White Beans

This week, at least a couple of nights, it was cooler out.  I seen this recipe on Pinterest and have been craving it ever since.  So, watching the weather I put it in the crock pot when I knew we … Continue reading

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Orange Sorbet

I told you I was going to use this ice cream maker and I stuck to my word.  Plus, it’s hot out 😉  So, I have for you another sorbet.  It’s simple, easy and oh-so-refreshing! And yes, I’ve been busy, … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Salad

Did you celebrate the 4th on the 4th?  Though I had it off work (strange to have a Wednesday off)  we didn’t do anything out of the ordinary.  Our plans are for this Saturday, swimming, snack food/appetizers and pizzas and then some fireworks, … Continue reading

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Tomatillo Salsa

I believe just about every blog I follow or post I see on facebook has been posting something cool to drink or eat, grilling out or posting something about the heat.  Yessiree, it’s a heat wave throughout the United States baby!  And … Continue reading

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