Cauliflower White Bean Chili

Cauliflower White Bean Chili recipe, healthy soups, Soup Saturday

Cauliflower White Bean Chili

Healthy Soups is the theme for this month’s Soup Saturday and this recipe for Cauliflower White Bean Chili fits the bill. Roasted Cauliflower, white beans and green chiles combine with spices for a flavorful, hearty chili that will warm you from the inside out. Continue reading

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Étouffée Empanada – Shrimp and Crawfish

Etouffee Empanada recipe, Shrimp and Crawfish empanada, flaky pastry, creole flaky pastry

Étouffée Empanada

Today’s recipe: Étouffée Empanada. Yes. That’s right. Shrimp and Crawfish in Étouffée sauce, wrapped in Flaky Pastry and baked. This month’s Fish Friday Foodies theme was Seafood Pie and this is mine. All other FFF seafood pie recipes are linked in the post. Continue reading

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Buffalo Wing Popcorn

Buffalo Wing flavored Popcorn recipe, National Popcorn Day

Buffalo Wing Popcorn

Do you love Buffalo Chicken Wings? Do you love popcorn? Then you’ll adore this recipe for Buffalo Wing Popcorn! Just in time for National Popcorn Day!  Continue reading

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Pork Cordon Bleu

Pork Cordon Bleu recipe, easy, elegant,

Pork Cordon Bleu

My variation on the traditional: Pork Cordon Bleu. This recipe uses a thin pounded pork loin slice in a roulade around a slice of Black Forest Ham and a chunk of Swiss cheese, breaded and pan-fried. It’s simple to do, super elegant in presentation and so good!  Continue reading

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Creamed Spinach

Creamed Spinach recipe, no cheese creamy spinach

Creamed Spinach

This creamed spinach recipe is easy to prepare and is rich in flavor, without floating in butter or cheese. I make this often for us in the fall and winter when hot, creamy, comfort-food is what we crave.  Continue reading

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Egg Salad with Olives

Egg and Olive Salad recipe, Southern-style egg salad recipe with olives, Meatless Monday recipe

Egg Salad with Olives

One of my all-time favorites in the Egg Salad recipe realm is Egg Salad with Olives. Served as a sandwich or cracker spread, atop a pile of leafy salad greens, or eaten straight from the bowl, egg salad with olives is about as Southern as you can get.  Continue reading

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Bacon Cheeseburger Tater Tot Casserole

Bacon Cheeseburger Casserole recipe, tater tot casserole recipe

Bacon Cheeseburger Tater Tot Casserole

This Bacon Cheeseburger Tater Tot casserole recipe tastes just like a bacon cheeseburger. That would be because it has all the wonderful ingredients that would go on a bacon cheeseburger, all in one dish. Plus, it has the Mr. Saucy Seal of Approval.  Continue reading

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Pear and Tart Cherry Chutney

Pear and Tart Cherry Chutney recipe, small batch canning, preserving, chutney recipe

Pear and Tart Cherry Chutney

This recipe for Pear and Tart Cherry Chutney is an English-style chutney, using both fresh fruit (pears) and dried fruits (tart cherries and golden raisins). It’s a perfect relish-type jam that pairs wonderfully with cheeses, used as a sandwich spread, and is a great condiment for ham, pork and chicken.  Continue reading

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A Smidgen, A Pinch and A Dash

Smidgen, Pinch and Dash

Smidgen, Pinch and Dash

As the year closes, I wanted to bring you a story of encouragement; a story that shows that love really is one big circle. Kindness doesn’t cost a thing. Sprinkle it out there..  Continue reading

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Latke Waffles

Latke Waffle recipe, Belgian or thin potato waffles, Meatless Monday

Latke Waffles

It’s Hanukkah! Have you had your Latkes? How about Latke Waffles!? Potato pancakes in waffle form with pockets of ever so crispy grated potato all golden brown and delicious; best of all, no frying! Pop them in either a Belgian or standard waffle iron (I give times for both) and you’re set! Oh, and they reheat too, so you can make a bunch for later. If there are any left. *wink* Continue reading

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