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Slow Cooker Beef Stew

I’ve just discovered something! Did you know you can cook a roast FROM FROZEN in the slow cooker?  This is a game changer for me. Because, I don’t know about you, but I never remember… Read more »

October 10, 2014 | Main Dishes, Soup and Salad
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Sunflower Sprout Salad

Last week at The Arkansas Women Bloggers’ Conference in Rogers, Arkansas, I got the chance to try sunflower sprouts for the first time.  One of my new favorite local restaurants, The Farmer’s Table in Fayetteville,… Read more »

September 15, 2014 | Soup and Salad
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Bacon and Cheese Quiche

Quiche is one of those meals you can throw together with anything you have lying around.   That night you forgot to plan dinner? Quiche! That Sunday night when you just can’t get off the… Read more »

September 9, 2014 | Breakfast, Main Dishes, Sides, Soup and Salad
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Peach and Strawberry Salad with Honey Vinaigrette

Summer is winding down, but the store is still packed with good strawberries and peaches.  I paired this salad with grilled pork tenderloin and a little rice.  A salad is always great as a quick… Read more »

September 2, 2014 | Sides, Soup and Salad
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Greek Salad with Chickpeas

This salad is hearty enough for dinner, but you could certainly add some grilled salmon or chicken.  Serve some pita on the side to catch all the delicious juices!    

August 21, 2014 | Main Dishes, Soup and Salad
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Fresh Berry Salad

If you’ve been to my house or asked me to bring a potluck dish to yours, you’ve no doubt had this salad.  It’s my go-to salad.  Sometimes I top it with chicken to make it… Read more »

April 25, 2014 | Soup and Salad
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Roasted Beet Salad with Goat Cheese and Walnuts

If you haven’t tried roasting beets, then get to it!  Roasting beets makes them taste so much better than those gross canned ones, almost sweet, and the texture is significantly less slimy.  Sounds good already,… Read more »

April 23, 2014 | Soup and Salad
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Tiny Tomato Salad

There is a food truck in my town that has amazing soups with the best names (my favorite name is “When Oprah Met Gayle”).  But the thing I can’t get enough of is Mary Margaret’s… Read more »

March 19, 2014 | Soup and Salad
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Fresh Cranberry and Apple Salad

I’ve mentioned here several times that I don’t like cranberry sauce (not fresh or canned).  But I do really enjoy fresh cranberries!  This salad combines creamy goat cheese, crunchy walnuts, a sweet vinaigrette, tart cranberries,… Read more »

November 6, 2013 | Soup and Salad
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Chicken Tortilla Soup

For our dinner swap this week, I made our favorite Chicken Tortilla Soup for everyone.  It’s perfect for a fall day, and since I used my food processor, the prep was really easy. I chopped… Read more »

October 30, 2013 | Soup and Salad