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Chicken Tikka Masala

Gourmet cooking can be so much fun especially when someone else has done the hard work for you.  I am sharing another recipe from Karen’s Spice Kitchen.  Her spice blends are now available at your local meat market.  Entertaining is super easy if you have Karen’s Spice blends on hand with a few staples. Chicken […]

Thanksgiving is here

We celebrate Thanksgiving one day a year; However, we should remember to be thankful everyday. We have much to be thankful about. Thanks to all of you for the support you give us week after week and year after year. We wouldn’t be here without you and we are very grateful. I can’t write a […]

Cheesy Ham and Potato Soup

I have to admit it. The Butcher and I are going to the World Series game tonight and it is all I can do to concentrate on this blog. We are heading to Cleveland early to drink in all the atmosphere. It should be a glorious day and evening. We are dressing for a football […]

Tuna Fish salad

In the summer you don’t always feel like cooking–okay, I’ll admit it, this can happen at other times of the year as well. It’s always good to have a “go to” meal to keep you from eating something you shouldn’t. I hadn’t made tuna salad for years. I made it this past week-end and I […]

Taco Pie

How about an easy breezy dish that will keep them coming back for more? This can be put together in 10 minutes and will cook in 20 minutes.  I do recommend that you pre-cook the pie crust before you fill it. Another great tip is to cook up Extra lean ground beef with taco seasoning […]

Chicken Cacciatore in the Crock Pot

PrintChicken Cacciatore in the Crock Pot Prep Time: 15 minutesCook Time: 7 hoursTotal Time: 7 hours, 15 minutes Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds boneless, skinless chicken thighs or boneless, skinless chicken breasts cut in 1 inch strips 3 to 4 garlic cloves, minced 28 oz diced tomatoes 6 oz tomato paste 1/2 red bell pepper, thinly […]

Thanksgiving Turkey and stuffing

We are definitely on the countdown to Thanksgiving and the other holiday in December which shall not be mentioned yet. The weather has felt like spring so it is fair to say that Thanksgiving has come upon us suddenly this year. No need to fret. There is really little preparation that can be made until […]

Thai Chicken with squash, peppers and peas

PrintThai Chicken with squash, peppers and peas Ingredients2 14-ounce cans light coconut milk 1 cup low-sodium chicken stock 1/4 cup almond butter (creamy or crunchy) 3 tablespoons red curry paste 2 tablespoons fish sauce 2 tablespoons maple syrup 2 tablespoons minced fresh ginger 1 tablespoon minced garlic 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes 2 pounds […]