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Eggplant Parmesan Boats

If you like eggplant parmesan, you will love the simplicity and deliciousness of this recipe from The Food network cooking show, The Kitchen – Eggplant Parmesan Boats . These make for a great side dish or the main meal for … Continue reading

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Ghirardelli White Chocolate and Macadamia Nut Cookies

Delicious cookie just perfect for the holidays! Ghirardelli White Chocolate morsels and Macadamia nut cookies. Found one recipe on the side of the Ghirardelli morsels and this one is much the same. Have fun! Enjoy.

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Kentucky Bourbon Balls

A holiday favorite, Kentucky Bourbon Balls! This sweet treat is simple to make and great to enjoy over the holidays. I have made these for decades and lost my original recipe and found this one to be close, just add … Continue reading

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Golden Buttery Peanut Brittle

We have not made peanut brittle in years! My grandmother in law always made the best peanut brittle at the holidays. So this holiday season, why not! Right! We are stuck at home, so let’s cook. You simply have to … Continue reading

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Peppermint Meringues

Simple and delicious Peppermint Meringues – sure to please every crowd! Place the meringue mixture into a plastic storage bag, clip one corner and pipe quarter size mounds onto the foil or parchment paper. Top with crushed candy canes. Bake … Continue reading

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Crispy Chicken Parmesan

A delicious combination of two recipes from by favorite food blogs: Crispy Chicken Parmesan from Cafe Delites and Crispy Baked Parmesan Chicken from Spend With Pennies…. We used the ingredients for the chicken from Cafe Delites, loved all the combinations … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter White Chocolate Pretzels

Want to make the “Legendary Muddy Buddies” a Chrissy Teigen and John Legend classic spin on the original Chex party mix, but could not find the peanut butter white chocolate pretzels! So make them myself. Easy peasy…. found a great … Continue reading

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French’s Crunchy Onion Chicken

Well, French’s original crispy onions are an iconic food classic, remember the green bean casserole we all grew up on! Try the Crunchy Onion Chicken! I added 1/2 cup grated parmesan cheese. Oh, and a pinch of cornstarch in the … Continue reading

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Perfect Baked Cod

A delicious recipe for Cod, Perfect Baked Cod from Delish, one of my favorite cooking sites to visit. A great combination of fresh garlic, grape tomatoes, fresh thyme and olive oil (we recommend Olive Press in Napa Valley – delicious) … Continue reading

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Chicken with Apple, Onion and Cider Sauce

This recipe from the Food Network caught my attention, Chicken with Apple, Onion and Cider Sauce and it is delicious! I doubled down on the apple, onion and sauce. Great combination of flavors, so easy to prepare. The red onion … Continue reading

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