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Day 324–Pasta with Rosemary, Chicken and Asparagus

By: | 0 Comments | On: May 21, 2015 | Category: 2 Star Meal, Blog

I am taking the next month off from blogging. Rest assured, I am still cooking a new meal every day, and will continue to rate the recipe. Sometimes I might have a pic of what we ate, but most of the time I won’t. Blogging will resume as soon as... more

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Day 277–Slow Cooker Bread

By: | 0 Comments | On: April 4, 2015 | Category: 2 Star Meal, Blog

I am taking the next month off from blogging. Rest assured, I am still cooking a new meal every day, and will continue to rate the recipe. Sometimes I might have a pic of what we ate, but most of the time I won’t. Blogging will resume as soon as... more

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Day 276–Smoked Salmon Devilled Eggs

By: | 0 Comments | On: April 3, 2015 | Category: 2 Star Meal, Blog

I am taking the next month off from blogging. Rest assured, I am still cooking a new meal every day, and will continue to rate the recipe. Sometimes I might have a pic of what we ate, but most of the time I won’t. Blogging will resume as soon as... more

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Day 178–Cider Braised Cabbage

By: | 0 Comments | On: December 26, 2014 | Category: 2 Star Meal, Blog

Side dish time!!! Let me tell you a story. A few years back, I went to a Christmas party at the home of hubby’s boss. At that party, there was a beautiful looking dish full of purple goodness. It was some sort of cabbage dish. Now, normally, I HATE CABBAGE.... more

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Day 161–Peanut Butter and Chocolate Chip Cream Cheese cookies

By: | 0 Comments | On: December 16, 2014 | Category: 2 Star Meal, Blog

Tonight, right after I got off work, we had to get ready to go to my husband’s office party. I literally had NO time to cook anything before leaving for the party, so I needed a quick recipe to make. I keep seeing this one on Facebook, everyone is sharing... more

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Day 143–Saffron Risotto with Butternut Squash

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 22, 2014 | Category: 2 Star Meal, Blog

Oh, when will I learn?? Doom, despair, and agony on me– OH! I had such high hopes for this one. I’ve never made risotto before, and I wanted this to be good. But I need to warn you, one main ingredient in this dish will set you back a pretty... more

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Day 130–Pesto Lasagna

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 9, 2014 | Category: 2 Star Meal, Blog

You win some, and you lose some. This one has a big L written all over it! You start by making a very tasty pesto mixture: There is also a cheese mixture, then the sauce. You then layer the lasagna in the crock pot, like you would a normal lasagna.... more

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Day 124– Beef Pot Roast with Turnip Greens

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 5, 2014 | Category: 2 Star Meal, Blog

Slow Cooker Sundays are BAAAACCCCKKKKK!!!! Today’s recipe sounded kinda weird to me, but since I needed a slow cooker recipe I went ahead with this one. The weird thing is that you put a whole bag of turnip greens in the bottom of the crock pot first, followed by the... more

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Day 118–Grilled Salmon over Warm Tuscan Bean Salad

By: | 0 Comments | On: October 29, 2014 | Category: 2 Star Meal, Blog

Sounds good, right? Wrong. I found the recipe on this product:   Apparently, I now know how to make good grilled salmon. Chris and Jacob would give the salmon a 5 star rating, if it were the only thing we were eating tonight. However, since I make them at least... more

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Day 57–Enfrijoladas

By: | 0 Comments | On: August 27, 2014 | Category: 2 Star Meal, Blog

Everyone ate their own dinner tonight after dinner. Yes, I said after dinner…because they certainly didn’t eat this recipe I made! In recipe planning, I try to mix things up so I don’t serve chicken 3 days in a row. I try to do a crock pot meal (usually a... more

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Quote for the week:
“There is not a thing that is more positive than bread.” ~ Fyodor Dostoyevsky