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Finally…the perfect chili. :)

It's taken years. And every time I tried a new recipe, suitNtie would have one teeny, tiny little comment on how to improvement. I made chili in advance for [...]

Crockpot Chicken Cacciatore

So, I was at the beach this summer and was talking with some relatives who were staying for the week (we were only there overnight). The woman I talked to, [...]

sausage apple cups

This is another recipe adapted from Parents' magazine. 4 medium apples 6 oz. pork sausage 1/2 c. cooked brown rice 1/3 c. minced onion 1 tbsp. Stonewall [...]

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 [...]

lower fat corn & kielbasa chowder

adapted from Mizz Ray. :) Pretty darn good for less than 300 calories! 8 ounces turkey kielbasa, halved lengthwise, halved again, and chopped 1 onions, [...]

Indian Spiced Chicken

Adapted from Real Simple. 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breasts, chopped into 1 inch pieces 1 teaspoons kosher salt 1/4 teaspoon black pepper cooking [...]

white bean chicken chili

  I've found my go to chili con carne recipe, and now I'm expanding out into the world of chicken chili.¬† This is my first attempt! Adapted from [...]

italian beef stew

SO good. I didn't even get to take a photo. :) Sorry. Next time!!! Adapted from Cooking Light magazine. 4  teaspoons  olive oil, [...]

skillet potatoes & kielbasa

I like kielbasa, but I seem to use it the same way over and over again. I'm kind of bored with it. This looked tasty to me because of the different mix of [...]

red beans & rice (a la crockpot)

First of all, Happy Valentine's Day! I got all mushy when I was making the menu plan for this month and decided to do something red for V-Day, since [...]