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Special Occasion Foods

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Strip Steaks au Poivre

I had my first bit of red meat since New Year’s, and if there is any right way to have a cheat day, THIS IS IT! Molly Baz did not disappoint with her Strip Steaks au Poivre. Rating: A How to make it an…

February 20, 2022
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Filet Mignon with Mustard & Mushrooms

Before I temporarily gave up red meat for my New Year’s resolution, I indulged in the most delicious Filet Mignon with Mustard & Mushrooms from Ina Garten! If you’re looking for a special dinner, look no further! Until we meet again, filet! Details below.…

January 2, 2022
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Sweet Slow Cooker Ham

This Sweet Slow Cooker Ham definitely gets high marks for being SO easy to put together! This AllRecipes ham was such a great one to marinate on Christmas Eve, and throw in the slow cooker on Christmas Day for a no-fuss meal that still…

December 28, 2020
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Scallop Linguine with Casino Breadcrumbs

Chrissy Teigen does it again! She pairs the best of the best together to satisfy all of the cravings! This creamy, cheesy, salty, carb-heavy Scallops Linguine with Casino Breadcrumbs is just delish! Details below! Rating: A How to make it an A+: It’s so…

December 28, 2020
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Brown Butter Hasselback Yams

To continue with my husband’s birthday menu, and to go alongside the amazing Steak au Poivre, I put together these Brown Butter Hasselback Yams, from Real Simple magazine! If you want something fun to look at and to eat, check out this recipe below!…

September 18, 2020
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Steak au Poivre

My husband’s birthday called for something extra-special! He’s a meat and potatoes guy, but not any recipe would do for his big day, so I decided to try Martha Stewart Living’s Steak au Poivre. And, it’s delicious. I am a big-flavor kinda gal, so…

September 18, 2020
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Blueberry Cream Cheese Pancakes

I started off and ended yesterday with two amazing recipes from Chrissy Teigen!! It was Easter and my daughter’s third birthday, so the day called for some extra-special dishes! To honor her first request of blueberry pancakes, I tried out these Blueberry Cream Cheese…

April 13, 2020
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Miso-Tomato Braised Short Ribs

Short ribs are meant for special occasions! The time and energy that goes into something that is so (expensive) beautiful and delicious makes it bigger than an everyday meal! These Miso-Tomato Braised Short Ribs were the stars of our New Year! Details on this…

January 2, 2020