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Day 238–Curried Pork over Basmati Rice

By: | 0 Comments | On: February 24, 2015 | Category: 5 Star Meal, Blog

Slow cooker Tuesday!! Finally going back to church!!! Old Man Winter can take a hike!!! 🙂 Before I started cooking regularly, when I heard the word “Curried” my first thought was a spicy Indian dish that would be too “hot” for me to eat. I have since learned that that... more

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Day 231–Snow Cream

By: | 0 Comments | On: February 17, 2015 | Category: 5 Star Meal, Blog

SNOW!!!!! I think we are gonna be here for the long haul!! I am so glad I went grocery shopping on Sunday, because we are stuck here in the ice! However, there was an inch of snow, so instead of making what I was going to make for tonight, I... more

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Day 227–Caramelized Banana Pudding

By: | 0 Comments | On: February 13, 2015 | Category: 5 Star Meal, Blog

Yeah, yeah, yeah, I know. Dessert 2 days in a row!!  However, we were supposed to have a Kids banquet at church tonight and this was supposed to be the finale to their perfect meal. I was not feeling well today, (the stomach bug has gone around our house with... more

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Day 225–Pork Medallions with Cider Sage Sauce

By: | 0 Comments | On: February 11, 2015 | Category: 5 Star Meal, Blog

Now this one here–you’re gonna love it. You know how eating a particular food transports you to another place? This one does just that. Makes you think about Thanksgiving and family and warm memories! Start by taking a pork tenderloin and cutting it into inch thick medallions. Salt and pepper those... more

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Day 221–Grilled Cheese for Grown Ups (Gruyere, Prosciutto, Arugula)

By: | 0 Comments | On: February 7, 2015 | Category: 5 Star Meal, Blog

Tonight’s recipe is not exactly a recipe, since there is no ingredient list or step-by-step instructions. I was browsing for a grilled cheese recipe when I came across Martha Stewart’s website, and she has a section on “Grilled Cheese for Grown-Ups” and I clicked on it. It basically shows pictures... more

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Day 220–Wendy’s Frosty

By: | 0 Comments | On: February 6, 2015 | Category: 5 Star Meal, Blog

So, tonight it was just me and my two boys, as Emily was gone and Todd was out of town. I originally planned to make a different recipe, but when I saw this recipe on facebook this morning, I totally changed my plans! I mean, who DOESN’T like a good... more

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Day 218–Old-Fashioned Chess Pie

By: | 0 Comments | On: February 4, 2015 | Category: 5 Star Meal, Blog

Every once in a while, I get this idea in my head about a specific food that I want and I cannot get it out of my head until it’s on the plate and on it’s way to my stomach. Some people call this a hankering, an urge, or a... more

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Day 214–Baked Parmesan Zucchini

By: | 0 Comments | On: January 31, 2015 | Category: 5 Star Meal, Blog

These turned out much better than I expected! I wanted to find a way to get more vegetables into my family, and ran across this on facebook. I have ran across several facebook shares and most of the time the food looks delicious, but when you actually make the dish,... more

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Day 213–Mediterranean Veggie Wrap

By: | 0 Comments | On: January 30, 2015 | Category: 5 Star Meal, Blog

After a long day of making last minute preparations for our church move, the boys came in for dinner very hungry tonight! The great thing about this recipe is that it takes only about 10 minutes to whip up, which I love! The first step is to make the hummus:... more

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Day 208–Creamy Tomato Spinach Pasta

By: | 0 Comments | On: January 25, 2015 | Category: 5 Star Meal, Blog

Happy Sunday!!! Today was bittersweet. As many of you know, my husband and I pastor a church in Nashville (check out www.connectionpointe.com!). It was our last day in the building that we started the church in 4 years ago. This little building means so much to me, but I am... more

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