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Kentucky Style Grilled Chicken

Kentucky Style Grilled Chicken

    This is one of those unique recipes that you have to try to believe it’s good.  The ingredients are a very unique combination (in my opinion – I’ve never had anything like it before!) but the result is an incredibly savory, smokey grilled flavor.  You can use this marinade on both chicken and … Continue reading

Grilled BBQ Chicken Pizza With Pineapple

Grilled BBQ Chicken Pizza With Pineapple

  I love pizza – especially on the grill.  There is something amazing that happens when you add the smoke of the BBQ to homemade pizza.  When the weather gets hot, this is the way we make pizza at my house.  I start with my homemade pizza crust (recipe here) and let everyone choose what … Continue reading

Turkey Taco Lettuce Wraps

Turkey Taco Lettuce Wraps

  When the weather gets hot and you don’t want to spend all day standing over the stove, this is the recipe for you! Taco seasoned ground turkey inside cool, crisp lettuce “shells” and topped with whatever vegetables you have on hand – what could be better?!   I used the recipe for taco spice mix from Tsh at SimpleMom.net – and … Continue reading

Ultimate Buffalo Chicken Recipe Round Up!

Ultimate Buffalo Chicken Recipe Round Up!

  As some of you know, I’m a little crazy about anything made “Buffalo Chicken” style – dips, enchiladas, pizza, mac and cheese – you name it! I really could eat something with that flavor everyday!  So I put together my ultimate list of the “best of the best” recipes for Buffalo Chicken!  I’m sorry  in advance if this makes you hungry! Enjoy! … Continue reading

Old-Fashioned Hot Chicken and Mash

Old-Fashioned Hot Chicken and Mash

First, I would like to thank you all so much for the prayers, condolences and birthday wishes to my little one – I am truly overwhelmed by your thoughtfulness!  It’s a blessing to belong to such a wonderful and kind community! We made it through the weekend – and now that its over the question … Continue reading

Old Fashioned Cottage Pie

Old Fashioned Cottage Pie

Sometimes I just crave an old-fashioned meal.  You know, the kind with real mashed potatoes, gravy and tender pieces of meat.  Cottage Pie might be one of the easiest meals to put together.  A close cousin to Shepard’s Pie (made with lamb), Cottage Pie is made with tender beef simmered in gravy with bits of … Continue reading

Classic Chicken Tetrazzini

Classic Chicken Tetrazzini

  This is my version of the classic dish, Chicken/Turkey Tetrazzini.  I absolutely love it – you can’t go wrong with pasta, creamy mushroom sauce, tender chicken (or turkey) and the light crunch of almonds.  It’s always a hit whenever I make it – and it makes a lot.  Perfect for using up leftover chicken or … Continue reading

My Favorite Hamburger – Blue Cheese and Bacon

My Favorite Hamburger – Blue Cheese and Bacon

A few day ago, I told you what my favorite pizza was, today it’s all about burgers – Blue Cheese and Bacon Burgers!  I love a good burger – especially one that doesn’t skimp on the toppings!  This recipe was created in an attempt to re-create an amazing burger I had while vacationing in Florida.  It’s … Continue reading

My Favorite Pizza – Spicy Chicken Alfredo

My Favorite Pizza – Spicy Chicken Alfredo

My favorite pizza of all-time is Spicy Chicken Alfredo Pizza – it’s absolutely perfect.  The sauce has a spicy kick from the cayenne, the chicken is smoky from the  grill and the cheese – well, who has to explain how awesome cheese is?!  I first had this at a restaurant I used to work in – and once … Continue reading

Baked Ravioli Al Forno

Baked Ravioli Al Forno

This might be my all-time favorite comfort food – it’s a twist on the classic mac and cheese.  Perfectly tender ravioli smothered in a alfredo type cheese sauce with a hint of garlic. Rich, satisfying and did I say yummy?!  This dish is best reserved for special occasions – it’s not exactly healthy!  I used cheese … Continue reading

Au Gratin Potatoes and Ham

Au Gratin Potatoes and Ham

Whenever I’m asked to bring a side dish to a potluck or family gathering – this is almost always what I bring.  You can’t beat the combination of potatoes, ham and cheese.  It’s easy to make, and even better to eat!  You can make this in the oven or slow cooker – it can even be … Continue reading

Spinach, Rice and Cheese Stuffed Meatloaf

Spinach, Rice and Cheese Stuffed Meatloaf

People either love or hate meatloaf.  I think it’s because a good meatloaf is hard to find – so many are dry and flavorless.  This is my standard recipe  – with the addition of spinach, rice and cheese.  You can use any cheese you like – it’s also nice with sautéed mushrooms in place of the spinach.  … Continue reading