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Day 223–Chicken Picatta

By: | 0 Comments | On: February 9, 2015 | Category: 3 Star Meal, Blog

I love Giada’s recipes!! I thought this one might get a good grade from the family, but because of one ingredient….. See that first one? Capers. Todd doesn’t like capers. They do have a strong flavor, that is true!! So, this was pretty easy to make. I used chicken tenders... more

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Day 222–Stuffed Cuban Pork Tenderloin

By: | 0 Comments | On: February 8, 2015 | Category: 3 Star Meal, Blog

We’ve had a couple of Cuban recipes so far, and liked them all, so I found this one online and thought we would try it. The ingredient list has a weird ingredient, and I knew that if it included those pickles, Jacob would love it! First, you have to cut the... more

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Day 216–Almond-Crusted Tilapia

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

I wanted to incorporate more fish into our diet, so I looked for a new fish recipe and found this one. This seemed very easy (IF you have a food processor) and quick to make. Start by combining the almonds, breadcrumbs, and seasoning in a food processor and blending until... more

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Day 205–Chorizo and Potato Frittata

By: | 0 Comments | On: January 22, 2015 | Category: 3 Star Meal, Blog

Do you know what Chorizo is? I didn’t before today. Basically, chorizo is a Spanish or Mexican pork sausage. They didn’t carry it at my Kroger or Publix, but believe it or not, I found it at WalMart!! This was really easy to put together. One thing to keep in... more

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Day 199–Simple Sirloin Steak with Chimichurri

By: | 0 Comments | On: January 16, 2015 | Category: 3 Star Meal, Blog

Chimichurri…sounds so exotic. Well, exotic or not, my family is not a lover of it! This is the second time in a week that we have had chimichurri. I, myself, like it! I don’t know what is wrong with those boys… This was pretty easy to put together. Make the... more

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Day 151–The Great After Thanksgiving Turkey Enchiladas

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 29, 2014 | Category: 3 Star Meal, Blog

I don’t know about you, but we still have tons of turkey leftovers! I found a great use for them in this recipe. This recipe requires a 3 step process: making the enchilada sauce, making the turkey stuffing to go inside the tortillas, and then putting them all together and... more

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Day 137–Honey Glazed Ham on Sweet Potato Biscuits with Blackberry- Balsamic Drizzle

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 15, 2014 | Category: 3 Star Meal, Blog

I am still laughing over this one. I guess that is one thing that I have perfected about myself…I can laugh at my mistakes and move on without much trouble. So, nobody in my house had heard of sweet potato biscuits before (except for Kade when he came in to... more

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Day 120–Classic Macaroni and Cheese

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 1, 2014 | Category: 3 Star Meal, Blog

Tonight is a special night at church! We are having a potluck with baptisms tonight, so I had to make something that would work for a potluck. I found the recipe on this product:   I made a HUGE pan of macaroni and cheese. I actually had to quadruple this... more

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Day 115–Tuscan White Bean Soup

By: | 0 Comments | On: October 25, 2014 | Category: 3 Star Meal, Blog

Since we have a small group and a wedding rehearsal to attend tonight, I had to pick something that was very quick and easy to make. This product fit the bill! I found the recipe on this product:   Ok, so this sounded really, really fancy. Tuscan. White Bean. Kale.... more

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Day 114–Baked Chicken, Broccoli and Rice

By: | 0 Comments | On: October 25, 2014 | Category: 3 Star Meal, Blog

I can’t believe I did this, but I forgot to take a picture of the can of soup I used for the recipe! Good thing there is a thing called the internet, cause I found exactly what I used and the recipe here: http://www.campbellskitchen.com/recipes/baked-chicken,-broccoli-rice-24439 To tell you the truth, I... more

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“There is not a thing that is more positive than bread.” ~ Fyodor Dostoyevsky