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herbed (no mayo!) potato salad

We're having this tonight with hamburgers.  It was super easy to make! I halved the recipe because generally, suitNtie is not a big potato eater and I didn't [...]

Extra, Extra!!! lobster & shrimp fra diavolo

One of my husband's favorite meals is pasta with seafood and fra diavolo sauce. You may have had it as arabbiata sauce. Since "arabbiata" means angry, and "fra [...]

thai chicken salad

I wish I could tell you how I found this one, but alas, I cannot. I can say that even suitNtie was impressed by the amount of protein. :) Hence it's appearance [...]

Orange Beef Lettuce Wraps

These were SO good. Mmm, mmm. And I love that it's a freezer recipe, too!!! :)  We didn't have peanut sauce, but I think I'll buy a bottle next time and see [...]

Extra, Extra! The Captain’s Caprese Salad

suitNtie's brother was up for the holidays and we had Christmas dinner at our house. We changed the menu just a bit and one of the things we added was a [...]

Chicken with white beans and tomatoes

From Jan 2011's Real Simple magazine. 2 15.5 oz. cans cannellini beans, rinsed 1 pint grape tomatoes 4 springs fresh thyme 4 sprigs fresh oregano, plus leaves [...]

Crockpot Applesauce Chicken

recipe courtesy the crockpot lady. 4 frozen chicken breast halves or thighs 1 1/2 cups of applesauce 1 T dried onion flakes, or 1 yellow onion, chopped [...]