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Rice Pilaf with Pignoli, Peas & Cheese

This is a side dish with a perfect bite. Savory basmati rice, orzo, and pignoli (pine nuts) married with onion, peas, and Parmesan cheese. Rice Pilaf with Pignoli, Peas, and Cheese…

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Chili 101: Mimi’s Favorite Chili

It’s that time of year! Here in central Indiana, we’re having the coldest winter of any I remember here in quite a long time. In fact, it’s been warmer in…

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Joe Carson’s Ginger Cookies

Here’s another good choice for a holiday treat for your cookie plate, to take to a cookie swap, or to give as gifts. Joe Carson’s Ginger Cookie recipe was first…

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Cranberry Orange Cookies

These are ideal cookies for the holidays – read quick, easy, no fuss. The dough is mixed completely in a food processor. Bright red sugar sprinkles give a little sparkle. Dried cranberries, orange zest, allspice, and clove give the cookies a bright festive flavor. And they keep well, too!

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Mom’s Stuffed Green Peppers – Uncover Buried Treasure

Uncover precious buried treasure. Dig down into a deep bowl filled with beef and rice stuffed green peppers smothered with a perfectly seasoned tomato-onion-basil gravy. Grab a couple slices of…

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Jessica’s Outstanding Roast Turkey

I have always prepared the Thanksgiving meal, even if it was cooked at my daughter’s house. Last year, I roasted the turkey at my home and carted it over to…

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Easy Chicken and Biscuit Casserole

It can’t get easier than this. Use leftover turkey or roasted chicken and transform it into a creamy, steamy biscuit-topped casserole. Wait – It gets easier! I cheated when I…

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Chicken Pibil Sandwich with Pickled Onions and Avocado Crema

Here’s a Thanksgiving leftover tip! Substitute turkey to build these fabulous sandwiches! YUM!! Star of the Show! Pickled Red Onions with Jalapeno Pickling fresh vegetables seems to be all the rage…

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Homemade Creamy Fresh Tomato Soup

Anyone who grew up in the vintage mid-century years remembers creamy tomato soup from a well-known soup canner. What a satisfying and hearty lunch or dinner served with a grilled…

Pati’s Mexican Table

Pati Jinich I’m no stranger to Mexican cooking. If you’ve read a few of my Mexican food posts, I frequently mention my ex-mother-in-law who was my introductory mentor. Over the…