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Backyard Birthday Dinner Menu

Summer is coming to a close, so I’m trying to get in all the grilling I can while it’s still light and warm enough! This past weekend, two relatives came over for a nice backyard birthday dinner! Easy meals, but an upgrade from your…

August 30, 2021
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Thanksgiving Dinner

I’ve made several Thanksgiving meals, and I have to say, this one might have been my best! There really wasn’t a bad dish in the bunch! I made a couple of old faithfuls, but since I love to try new things, I experimented with…

November 28, 2020
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S’mores Icebox Cake

The grand finale of today’s social distancing BBQ was this beaut: an easy, but impressive, make-ahead dessert from Good Housekeeping! This S’mores Icebox Cake is basically foolproof and pretty scrumptious. Details below! Rating: A- How to make it an A+: It’s really tasty, I’m…

August 9, 2020
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Chocolate Courgette Cake

Wow, what a way to celebrate my daughter’s little graduation. A fantastic chocolate cake that made me even feel a tiny bit healthy with its surprise ingredient! This Chocolate Courgette Cake is so flavorful and moist, thanks to the help of a courgette! And,…

August 2, 2020
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Cheesy Spinach and Meat Lasagna

Love me a lasagna. And, I might say it’s in my top five favorite dinners! Maybe not this Cheesy Spinach and Meat Lasagna, from Good Housekeeping, that has room for improvement, but, really, can you ever truly mess up cheese, meat, sauce, and noodles?!…

May 25, 2020
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Traditional Chicken Curry

I just love a good chicken curry. Back in England, Indian food was so much more common, and actually one of the topics I was often teased about. “Oh, you Americans don’t know how to do a good curry.” Well, for under 30 minutes,…

May 17, 2020
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Pan-Fried Chicken with Lemony Roasted Broccoli

This weeknight meal feels gourmet, but it just might be the easiest dish you make all week. The standout sauce in this Pan-Fried Chicken with Lemony Roasted Broccoli is just delicious, and looks like that little bit of extra effort that you would see…

February 4, 2020
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Vegan Queso

We had a low-key Super Bowl night at home, so I took the opportunity to try some very different recipes. Our first snack of the night was this Vegan Queso from Good Housekeeping. While I don’t know if there will ever be a perfect…

February 3, 2020
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Turkey Tacos

You can’t really go wrong with tacos. Filled with all sorts of goodness, a mix of textures, temperatures, colors–they’re just beautiful, little things, really. If you want to try a basic, reasonably healthy swap for a classic beef taco, check out these Turkey Tacos…

January 29, 2020
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Summer Squash & Pecorino Pasta

  Who doesn’t love a summer pasta dish that takes minutes to prep and where the longest step is boiling some pasta! This Summer Squash & Pecorino Pasta, from Good Housekeeping, is a nice reminder that summer is meant to be low-maintenance and flavorful,…

August 9, 2019