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Butter Chicken

Butter Chicken

I go through phases while blogging. The first phase is cooking cooking and cooking while taking pics, but without writing about it for weeks, until I hoard a dozen recipes but too exhausted to do anything about them. The second phase is writing and editing […]

Bean Burrito Bowls

Bean Burrito Bowls

For all the recipes I have, I’m a pretty lazy individual. And at least once a week my family enjoys beans and rice because I forgot to defrost meat, or go to the grocery store. We started with plain old black beans and rice for […]

Swedish Meatballs

Swedish Meatballs

Ever since we found a school that would finally admit my 4 year old into Pre-K, two days ago, I found myself having a little bit more time on my hands with just one kid to take care of all day. Bon bons and soap […]

Chicken Confit

Chicken Confit

Easy Chicken Confit – Using chicken thighs rather than duck legs – as it is usually made, is a thrifty and equally delicious alternative.

Garlic Chicken and Artichoke Pasta

Garlic Chicken and Artichoke Pasta

Garlic Chicken and Artichoke Pasta (adapted from grouprecipes.com) – Serves 4 Ingredients: 8 oz. angel hair pasta 1 lb. chicken tenderloins, cut into 1 inch cubes 1 pint baby portabella mushrooms, washed and sliced 1/2 onion, diced 5 cloves garlic, minced 6 oz. jar of […]

Braised Short Ribs

Braised Short Ribs

I got this recipe off the internet but I can’€™t find which site it was from. I’€™m going to try and hurry this post up since I might not have a lot of time this morning. When these beef short ribs went on sale for […]

Shells Stuffed with Homemade Turkey Sausage

Shells Stuffed with Homemade Turkey Sausage

Yea I know, this picture looks far from neatly composed or elegant. But I was hungry and this was all I got before I ate it. So deal with it. I stuffed these shells with the turkey sausage I made in the last recipe, with […]

Chinese Pineapple Chicken

Chinese Pineapple Chicken

Chinese Pineapple Chicken is easy to make and is similar to lemon chicken, or sweet and sour chicken sans red food coloring.