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Cheesy Polenta Skillet

This was something different for us, and it ended up being pretty good! I don’t cook with polenta too much (and I am not sure why, because I love it!). I left off the mushrooms because my 10 year old … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Marinara

This recipe was excellent! We ate it ALL! My son and husband doctored theirs up with hot sauce. rating: 9.8 Spaghetti Marinara (Food Network magazine, March 2017) time needed: 40 min. serves: 4 Ingredients: 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, plus … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Black Bean Soup

Wow, this soup was just perfect! We ate it ALL! This will be my go-to black bean soup now. Easy-peasy, and awesome! I served mine with sour cream, avocado, and blue tortilla chips. FYI, this soup is vegan (use some … Continue reading

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Secret Garlic Mashed Potatoes

My 7 year old hates mashed potatoes (so weird!), but he LOVED these! He said they were the “best mashed potatoes ever!” I did have to use Parmesan instead of romano (couldn’t find any vegetarian romano). These were really good, … Continue reading

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Mediterranean Dressing

This dressing was so good. It is very similar to a Greek dressing. Don’t leave out the fresh tomato! This was very quick and easy to make, and I will for sure make it again. rating: 9.5 Mediterranean Dressing (Food … Continue reading

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Bobby Flay’s Greek Potatoes with Lemon Vinaigrette

I served these as a side dish last night. I made the vinaigrette ahead of time, and when I tasted it, I thought “not so great.” But when I served it with the potatoes…GREAT! The potatoes started burning about 15 … Continue reading

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Roasted New Potatoes with Lemon, Oregano, and Olives

This dish sounded good, and didn’t take much preparation to make, but it was only so-so. I thought it was kind of bland, and I had to get the ketchup out of the fridge so that it would have some … Continue reading

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