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Basil Garlic Chicken with a Buttery Tomato Sauce

I am always trying new recipes that feature chicken.  We eat it several times a week and get tired of the same recipes, even if we love them the first time I make them.  My latest new creation is this basil garlic chicken. The recipe has a very flavorful sauce that is really easy to …

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Spicy Almond Butter Dressing – Gluten Free – Paleo – Whole30 Compliant

Looking for a tasty dressing for your lunch time salad? Give this delicious Spicy Almond Butter Dressing a try. It has an Asian flare and is perfect to serve on salads of spiralized noodles. It is one of my favorite Whole30 recipes. This yummy dressing is a lovely blend of natural almond butter mixed with olive …

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Paleo Worcestershire Sauce – Soy Free and Gluten Free

Worcestershire Sauce is an ingredient that is called for in many recipes, but it contains soy, as well as some other not so good for you ingredients.  This Paleo Worcestershire Sauce is a healthy twist on the traditional pantry staple and is really simple to make. It makes a nice addition to my cooking tips …

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Teriyaki Beef Stir Fry – Easy and Tasty 30 Minute Meal

When busy weeknights roll around, some of my favorite 30 minute meals are stir fries.  This teriyaki beef stir fry is loaded with flavor and the goodness of healthy vegetables and is on the table in less than 30 minutes. This delicious recipe for teriyaki beef stir fry has tender slices of beef, sauteed with …

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Lasagna Roll Ups – A Variation of the Traditional Casserole Recipe

We love Italian food in our house and lasagna is one of our favorites.  For today’s visit to Italy, I decided to roll up my lasagna noodles into neat little individual serving sized lasagna roll ups that will have your family thinking they are in Italy! Fall is the time for hearty recipes like lasagna.  For …

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Does Adding Cinnamon to your Diet have Health Benefits?

Cinnamon has long been touted as having many health benefits.  Many reports seem to suggest that adding it to your diet can have an overall good effect on your health. Cinnamon tastes good on desserts. Should we add it liberally to foods? Before you reach for a bottle of cinnamon supplements, remember this: there is …

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Crock Pot Beef Tips in Moroccan Mushroom Sauce

If you love the flavor of Moroccan food and love crock pot recipes that are both savory and sweet, give this crock pot beef tips in Moroccan mushroom sauce a try. My husband loves all types of Moroccan and Indian foods. Our local favorite restaurant closed down recently, so I have been cooking more of …

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Easy Weeknight Chicken Scallopini – 30 Minute Meal

This easy weeknight chicken scallopini is perfect for nights like this. It is delicious and so easy to prepare.  It’s the best of the best in my collection of 30 minute meals. Weeknights are such a busy time in our house. There seems to be so much going on and not a lot of time left …

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Enchilada Recipes – Easy & Flavorful Recipes Featuring Enchiladas

Spicy and flavorful fillings wrapped in a corn tortilla and drizzled with a savory sauce – everyone loves enchiladas. These tasty enchilada recipes are easy to make and will have your family asking for them again and again., Enchilada recipes for dinner anyone? When I go to our favorite Mexican restaurant, I almost always choose …

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Bring on the Ziti Casserole Recipes – Hearty Weeknight Easy Meals

Like Hearty Meals? Try one of these Ziti Casseroles One of my favorite Sopranos episodes was one where the family priest had so much love for Carmella’s ziti casserole that she felt used by him. And it is no wonder why that ziti casserole was the food that inspired his lust. Nothing says comfort food …

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