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Steak Salad with Grapes, Walnuts, and Blue Cheese

11 comments August 21, 2014

My kids went back to school yesterday. *cue angels singing* I’ve waited eight years for both of them to be in school full days. And this was it. Finally. It’s going […]

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Barbecue Onion Burger

18 comments June 17, 2014

There are two types of vacations: the kind with your kids, and the kind without. One could argue that a vacation with your kids, however, isn’t really a vacation. Unless […]

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Biscuit Reuben Sandwiches

13 comments March 13, 2014

Poor Paul. He’s Irish and his parents own two bars. Then he marries this gal, who’s not only Jewish, but doesn’t even drink. Poor Amy. She loves cabbage. And sauerkraut. […]

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Meatball Sliders

17 comments January 21, 2014

So, now you have all those meatballs. Whatcha gonna do with them? Serve them with spaghetti? Freeze them for later? …Or make some sliders? Ya, let’s go with that. Seeing […]

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Classic Meatballs

12 comments January 19, 2014

Meatballs. Glazed meatballs, meatball subs, meatball casseroles, meatball soup. And, of course, spaghetti and meatballs. A classic…a force to be reckoned with. Too far? Well, a classic for sure. 

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Herb-Crusted Steaks with Oven Roasted Potatoes

9 comments January 14, 2014

This recipe was developed by me for STAR Fine Foods. All opinions are 100% my own – I love their products and use them all the time! Sometimes you just feel […]

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Easy Chinese Orange Beef Stir-Fry

23 comments October 10, 2013

Paul and I both work from home. This has its perks…and its downside. But it’s been like this for so long, I barely remember a time when it wasn’t. One […]

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KRAFT Recipe Makers Slow Cooker Hickory BBQ Beef, a Very Culinary Video, and a $100 Visa Card Giveaway

128 comments September 11, 2013

When do/did your kids go back to school? My kids started up again a couple of weeks ago…and it’s already nutty. Haley begged me last dance season to let her […]

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Asian Grilled Steak Salad

4 comments August 12, 2013

Apparently I like cleaning my outdoor grill about as much as I like cleaning my oven (otherwise known as almost never) – because I had another gas fire while grilling […]

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(Copycat) Chipotle Steak Burrito

30 comments July 22, 2013

I was first introduced to Chipotle by my friend Dina, when we were both living in Minnesota. My love was immediate. We would meet there once a month or so […]

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Fig Balsamic Glazed Grilled Beef

5 comments July 15, 2013

Hamburgers, whole trout, BBQ chicken breasts, brats, baby back ribs, shrimp…they know my grill well. But for some reason, I rarely just grill a steak. I don’t know why. But […]

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Cornbread Hamburger Pie

9 comments April 24, 2013

Ok. Wasn’t I just saying last week that I’m ready for lighter, and perhaps healthier, spring time food? I’m such a liar. But it’s unintentional. Blame my friend, Julie! She […]

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Easy Corned Beef Hash

5 comments March 6, 2013

I would challenge anyone to deny the best part of a Thanksgiving turkey is the left overs you get to use in sandwiches and enchiladas the next day. Amiright? So […]