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Moroccan Chili

Moroccan Chili

Moroccan Chili Everyone has a recipe for Chili.  However, I guarantee, you won’t have this one.  Ground beef, ground chicken, canned tomatoes, beef broth, celery, onions, peppers, spices, and a secret ingredient.  I developed this recipe the night before I moved back to Chicago from […]

Baked Apples

Baked Apples

Baked Apples I know it isn’t fall, but it is still a little chilly here even though Spring has started.  It has been in the mid-40s, plus cold and rainy.   All I wanted to eat was something warm.  Baked Apples are perfect to have something […]

Sausage Roll

Sausage Roll

Sausage Roll I have been trying to get creative and using what I have on hand admist the Covid-19 stay at home restrictions.  Plus I am trying to clean out the freezer for some other options to purchase. I had a package of puff pastry, […]

Spaghetti di San Giuseppe

Spaghetti di San Giuseppe

Spaghetti di San Giuseppe St. Joseph’s Day, March 19th, is the feast day of Saint Joseph.  We have been celebrating St. Joseph’s Day since before I was born.  Originally, my Grandmother used to have a St. Joseph’s table for the family.  The priest would come […]

Shrimp and Cheesy Grits

Shrimp and Cheesy Grits

Shrimp and Cheesy Grits A classic Southern dish, just in time to celebrate Mardi Gras!  I was surprised to learn that Shrimp and Cheesy Grits is considered a breakfast dish.  Personally, I would have this dish for lunch or dinner. I know I always say […]

Vegetable Soup

Vegetable Soup

Vegetable Soup Yes, another soup!  I do enjoy soups in the winter and nothing is better than a hearty Vegetable Soup to comfort the soul.  Made with plenty of fresh vegetables, this Vegetable Soup is sure to become a family favorite.  It’s light, delicious and […]

French Onion Soup

French Onion Soup

French Onion Soup I try not to let Television sway what I eat, but I have been watching old episodes of The French Chef with Julia Child.  I have seen her make French Onion Soup at least 6 times over the past couple of weeks […]

Chicken Marsala

Chicken Marsala

Chicken Marsala There is no need to go out for dinner for Valentine’s Day.  Chicken Marsala is a perfect dish to make for a Valentine’s Day dinner.  It is quick and easy to make with plenty of flavor.  If you made my Chicken Piccata recipe, […]

Mimosas, Raspberry Kir Royale

Mimosas, Raspberry Kir Royale

Mimosas A Mimosa is a classic brunch cocktail made with Champagne and a citrus juice, typically orange juice. You can also make a Lemosa (sounds like something Hermione Granger would whip up in Harry Potter) made with lemonade and champagne. A Vermosa or Crisp made […]

Crêpes Suzette

Crêpes Suzette

Crêpes Suzette Looking for something special to make for a romantic brunch for Valentine’s Day Weekend?  Try my Crêpes Suzette. Crêpes are easy to make and you really don’t need a fancy crêpe pan.  A good non-stick pan is just fine.  Honestly, if you are […]


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