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Ribeye Fajitas

Ribeye Fajitas

I typically like to use flank steak for fajitas, but frankly, I can’t find it in my local stores most of the time.  I decided to try ribeye steaks instead, and the fajitas turned out… Read more »

April 26, 2014 | Main Dishes
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Quicker Than Takeout: Lemon Tilapia

Not every dinner around here is Pan Seared Cod with Mexican Quinoa  or Grilled Chicken with Rosemary Mushroom Gravy .  Most nights we have some version of chicken/fish with a veggie and salad and sometimes rice or… Read more »

April 10, 2014 | Main Dishes
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Homemade Chicken Fingers

I’ve got one child who always orders the chicken fingers off a kids menu and would eat them everyday if I served them.  So I started making these Homemade Chicken Fingers years ago for her… Read more »

March 11, 2014 | Featured, Main Dishes
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Greek Grilled Chicken

This meal is so fresh it will make you want to run around the block after dinner!  I always enjoy these flavors together.      

February 28, 2014 | Main Dishes
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Pan Seared Cod with Mexican Quinoa

This Pan Seared Cod with Mexican Quinoa is inspired by my favorite fish tacos we had in San Diego last summer.  I think I dream about them sometimes, but if you’re like me, you’re trying… Read more »

January 12, 2014 | Main Dishes, Sides
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Coconut Lime Chicken

Five thumbs up on this recipe!  The kids passed on the sauce and the serrano peppers, but the chicken and rice were huge hits.  John and I LOVED this recipe.  We really like these types… Read more »

January 7, 2014 | Main Dishes
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Baked Chicken Taquitos

These were a huge hit with the family.  John and I included!  Baking the taquitos instead of frying them makes them much better for you, and they still get really crispy when you use the… Read more »

January 3, 2014 | Main Dishes, Snacks & Drinks
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One Pot Homemade Mac and Cheese

When I read this recipe I thought it was too good to be true.  One pot for creamy mac and cheese?   No roux?  No whisking? Only one cup of cheese?  No way.  But guess… Read more »

December 2, 2013 | Main Dishes, Sides
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Dinner Swap: Baked Ziti

If you are doing a dinner swap, you want to cook recipes that have easy prep and are fairly inexpensive.  You are making numerous dishes of the same meal, so soups, stews, pasta bakes, and… Read more »

October 1, 2013 | Main Dishes
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Dinner Swap: Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas

My friend, Jaime, made these enchiladas for our dinner swap.  These enchiladas are perfect for a dinner swap because they can go in the freezer for later, or be baked immediately.  They were delicious, and… Read more »

September 30, 2013 | Main Dishes