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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 […]

How to Supreme an Orange

How to Supreme an Orange

How to Supreme an Orange A visual of this technique really helps.  I found this great video on YouTube.  The only difference is that I cut away each segment while the orange is on the cutting board and not in my hand. Crepes Suzette Recipe

Irish Soda Bread

Irish Soda Bread

Irish Soda Bread I have had many Irish Soda Breads that I purchased from a bakery or a grocery store.  Some good and some so dry that I immediately needed to grab for something to drink to get it down.  The one I liked the […]

Chicken Piccata

Chicken Piccata

Chicken Piccata I remember the first time I ate Chicken Piccata.  I am Italian, but my parents never made Chicken Piccata at home when I was growing up.  I was at a conference in Charleston, SC back in the 90’s.  I remember sitting quietly on […]

Stuffed Pepper Soup

Stuffed Pepper Soup

Stuffed Pepper Soup Stuffed Peppers are great for dinner.  However, they need plenty of time to cook.  I have cooked Stuffed Peppers in the oven or in a crock pot.  You just need to adjust the time for the crockpot, but typically they are more […]

Pecan Tassies (Pecan Nut Cups)

Pecan Tassies (Pecan Nut Cups)

Pecan Tassies Pecan Tassies (also known as Pecan Nut Cups or Pecan Delights)…are wonderful little nut cups, made with a cream cheese pastry dough and filled with a suburb pecan/walnut filling.  The perfect bite-size treat!     I tried to find the origin of this […]


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