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Fried Goat Cheese

Entertaining/Holidays, Salads
Goat cheese has a very luxurious reputation. This recipe for Fried Goat Cheese can be found in fancy restaurants' salad or appetizer menus for way more than the prize it would take for you to make a whole log! It's no secret that fried cheese is yummy. Take fried mozzarella...

Creamy Beef & Sweet Potato Casserole

Beef
Fall and winter weather is perfect for casserole recipes. Casseroles are great recipes for busy families as it's a filling meal in one baking dish. This recipe takes the same old ground beef and makes it creamy with the addition of a little sour cream and half & half. The...

Baked Chicken Curry

Poultry
Indian food to many is exotic and something out of this world! To me, Indian food is a little taste of my grandmother's kitchen; a Filipina woman who married an Indian man and learned how to cook traditional Indian fare as good as any native. On this day, I was...

Vegetable Latkes

Vegetarian
Latkes (latkas) are a traditional Jewish food usually made with shredded potatoes that are fried until golden brown and are also known as Potato Pancakes. This recipe adds more vegetables to the mix just to add more flavor and texture. Using Matzo Meal which is simply ground Matzo crackers, also...

{recipe & contest} Smart Balance® Cookie Spectacular

Desserts
I have to admit that I love my real butter and have never tried Smart Balance®. So, when I was presented with the idea of trying a cookie recipe using Smart Balance® instead of butter, I was feeling, "Eh" about it. But, being open-minded and wanting to try new things, I remembered...

Beef & Barley Soup

Beef, Slow cooker
During the colder months, slow cookers get dusted off and moms across the country proudly display their favorite home cooked meals that was simmering away for hours. The best part of slow cooking, is it is literally dumping all the ingredients in the pot and leaving it alone. A few...

Cranberry Lacquered Chicken

Poultry, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays
Having an excessive amount of leftovers during the holidays is unfortunately, the norm for most American families. People often think of ways to creatively re-make leftovers like turkey, ham, mashed potatoes and more into new dishes. But what about Thanksgiving's favorite condiment, cranberry sauce or compote?? This elegant, yet surprisingly...

Spaghettini Carbonara

Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Pasta
Pasta carbonara is a classic Italian dish that you will easily spend $15 for in a restaurant. When you find out what the ingredients are used to make this dish; eggs, bacon or pancetta, Parmesan cheese and parsley, it seems ridiculous spending that much money on a meal!

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Ginger Garlic Fish Stew

Seafood, 30 minutes or less, Video recipes
I grew up eating and cooking fish and this is one of my favorite dishes. Have you ever had Pompano fish?  "Pompano has a rich mild flavor that is sweet and delicious which makes it the first choice among Creole cooks. Additionally, the head of the Pompano has an oily taste...

Chocolate Banana Muffins

Baked/Roasted, Video recipes, Desserts, Kid-friendly
Baking for your family isn't as complicated as it seems. Even for a novice baker like myself, once you start to figure out the basics, it becomes very simple to create homemade baked treats at home.  This recipe for Chocolate Banana Muffins is very simple. It's delicious and a great...

Tofu Recipes You Can Cook At Home

Vegetarian, 30 minutes or less, Drinks & cocktails, Kid-friendly
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); If you’ve just started out on a vegetarian diet, then it would be great if you paid attention to what’s prepared for you in this piece. This is because most vegetarians are very keen on their tofu recipes. So, what would you need to know...

How to Make Delicious Chicken Noodle Soup

Poultry, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less
So you love chicken noodle soup? The good news for you today is that I am going to show you how to prepare this delicious and enjoyable meal at home. However, if you aren't very familiar with it, I presume you are reading this to get to learn more about...

Savory Italian Pasta Sauce Recipes to Impress Your Guests

Pasta, Entertaining/Holidays
It just takes boiling water, a teaspoon of oil and a pinch of salt to cook pasta of any type whether it is tagliatelle, lasagne, penner or any other variant. The trickiest part is its sauce that decides the color, texture and taste of your pasta. This traditional food of...

Guide to Making Salmon in an Oven

Seafood
Salmon is a fish that is healthy for the body. It contains good fats and omega 3 fatty acids to help support the brain. Many different methods can be used to cook salmon. Grilling salmon is one of the best ways to get the flavor out of the fish and...

A Bit On The Side: 3 Of The Most Delicious Side Dishes To Cook At Home

Video recipes, Entertaining/Holidays, Vegetarian
Photo by Buenosia Carol from Pexels When it comes to creating an enjoyable eating experience, you can't let everything rest on the central dish. In fact, it's also vital to find accompanying dishes that compliment the main dish as well. Sadly, tracking down the best of these, especially ones that...

Chicken Soup with Glass Noodles (Sotanghon)

Poultry, Kid-friendly, Video recipes
Sponsored by Knorr Liquid SeasoningEvery culture has their version of chicken noodle soup and this is one of my nostalgic faves that my mom always made, called Sotanghon. My version of Sotanghon adds Knorr Liquid Seasoning to boost the flavors and make cooking faster and delicious for our busy lives. The...

How to Make Beef Picadillo with No Oil

Beef, 30 minutes or less, Kid-friendly, Video recipes
Sponsored by Knorr Liquid Seasoning This is one of the recipes I make when I'm a little lazy and have just enough time to throw things in a skillet and make dinner.  Beef Picadillo is a simple recipe taking ground beef, tons of fresh and frozen veggies, all tossed together...

5 Tips for Vegetarian-Friendly Barbecues

Vegetarian, Grilled
The barbecue is a favorite dinner choice to bring large parties together. When a mouth-watering parade of delicious food comes hot off the grill, BBQ leaves everyone smiling. Burgers, steaks, wings, sizzling fish - sometimes it can be hard to pick which item you're planning to eat fifty of and...

5 Best Christmas Dishes for Student Party

Entertaining/Holidays
With holidays being so close, you need to start preparations for the foods you’ll cook for your friends and family. Since we know that students do not have an excessive budget, there are some cheap yet tasty options out there that might catch your eye. The ingredients that you are...

CBD-Infused Spaghetti Recipes

Pasta
What can be better than a bowl of steaming spaghetti, served with your favorite sauce on a cold evening after a long day at work or school? Better yet, spaghetti is quick and easy to prepare, so you don’t need to spend hours slaving over a hot stove to produce...