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Mascarpone Garden PastaMascarpone Garden Pasta I love to make new pasta dishes! They are so comforting and they can be a one dish dinner that is very pleasing for your taste buds and your tummy! Pasta dishes are so fun to create things and just let your mind go wild because you can put just about anything in a pasta [...]

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Gorgonzola Crusted Steak with Arugula Watermelon SaladGorgonzola Crusted Steak with Arugula Watermelon Salad You know how you feel when it is really hot outside and you are super hungry for dinner but you don’t want anything heavy feeling? That is how it was the night I made this! We wanted to get our protein in and I wanted to make something fun that was no boring but I [...]

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Pesto Puff PizzaPesto Puff Pizza  The other night while hubby was gone on a business trip I found myself in the spot of craving something luscious and yummy but I was tired at the same time and didn’t want to spend a few hours in the kitchen if I wasn’t even going to get to impress the hubby with an [...]

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Cookies & Cream Ice Cream with a Surprise!Cookies & Cream Ice Cream with a Surprise!   OK, I just want to inform you guys that Oklahoma broke the heat record for every state in the United States! Ever! In the history of recording heat! I do not know about my fellow Oklahomans but this is not a record that I want to be known for breaking! I am also telling [...]

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Chicken & Aioli TartinesChicken & Aioli Tartines I told you that I would give you some recipe ideas for the Arugula Pesto I posted the other day and I plan to make good on my promise! I know some people do not really know how to use pesto or maybe they are a little bit afraid. SO Iwanted to invent these recipes [...]

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Recent Recipes

My new store!

My new store!

Comments (1) | July 18, 2011

I just wanted to let you guys know there is a new page on my website and it is my Amazon store! Come and check it out and let me know what you think!! You can find it here… I will be back later this week with caramel butter pecan ice cream and some other [...]


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Basil Balsamic Vinaigrette

Basil Balsamic Vinaigrette

Comments (2) | July 13, 2011

Hello hello friends! Sorry this post is a little late but my life got a little crazy this past week and so I did not get this salad dressing posted as soon as I would have liked. Hubby and I went to Lowes this weekend to get a soaker hose for my herb garden that [...]


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Dulce de Leche Pecan Brownies!!

Dulce de Leche Pecan Brownies!!

Comments (6) | July 07, 2011

I know some people are anti box mix or anti cake mix but sometimes they are necessary, they are quick and easy and with technology these days they are almost fail proof! Not to mention how can you knock something that you can dump in a bowl throw in some eggs and oil and when [...]


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California Caprese Salad

California Caprese Salad

Comments (12) | July 06, 2011

The other day I told you all about when I got to have my beautiful cousins, Chris & Evie ,over for dinner as they drove through town on their way to California. Before we had dinner I decided that we would have some Caprese salad! I got all the goodies to make it the traditional way [...]


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Philly Cheese Steak!

Philly Cheese Steak!

Comments (10) | July 04, 2011

So the other day my cousins Chris & Evie came through town and we were lucky enough to have them stop by our house on their trip (to read more about their mission click here) and they had answered my questions on what they wanted with, steak or sandwiches and I thought what better then [...]


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Spicy Parmesan Green Beans

Spicy Parmesan Green Beans

Comments (5) | June 30, 2011

If you are anything like me then you are always at a loss for new side dish ideas. I get bored with the same thing over and over and it is always fun when you can take a classic like green beans and do something different with them! This was just what we needed to [...]


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Crepes

Crepes

Comments (13) | June 26, 2011

There is nothing like a nice breakfast on a gorgeous Sunday morning! One thing that we always had at our house was crêpes! My step dad has perfected the art of the crêpe and dare I say that I doubt you would find better even if you traveled to France. Now I cannot vouch for [...]


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Signature Strawberry Salad!

Signature Strawberry Salad!

Comments (11) | June 24, 2011

When it comes to salads I have always been a pretty traditional girl… cheese, lettuce, tomato, avocado, ranch, CRUTONS… you know the salad. When my sister and my mom were visiting a few months ago and we went to Signature Grill where my sister has a friend who is a chef there. Those two went to Le Cordon Bleu [...]


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