Monthly Archives: January 2011

Drunken Pig Stew

I don’t know about where you are, but it is miserably cold here today.  I think that it’s most of the country, and I don’t remember it being so cold since I moved to Colorado.  It’s -12 right now, and … Continue reading

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Poached Eggs

In this special breakfast edition of Diet for Foodies we are doing poached eggs.  I have been struggling with soft eggs for years.  The issue has been made worse because Ben’s favorite breakfast is soft boiled eggs over toast.  When he … Continue reading

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Fish Tacos with Chipotle Lime Dressing

I LOVE fish tacos.  When most people hear about fish tacos the first time they give you a very funny look.  I know that I did, I didn’t believe it.  But then Ben took me to Wahoos Fish Taco (one of my … Continue reading

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Ginger Apricot Pork Roast

As I walked in the door and smelled what we are having for dinner, I thought surely I have put this recipe on my blog.  This is one of our all time favorites, I make it about once a month … Continue reading

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Sloppy Bens

I didn’t want to do much cooking today, and I had ground beef handy.  And I wanted something simple and fast.  I thought about doing traditional sloppy joes with the McCormick mix, but I didn’t have any of the mix.  So I … Continue reading

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Creamy Swiss Chard, Carrot, Almond, and Goat Cheese Bake

Ben was late coming home tonight, something about “working”.  I had a brisket in the oven all day (the best way to cook it–put it in marinade in an oven bag.  Put the bag in a baking dish.  Bake at … Continue reading

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Jambalaya

I know that there is no way that I can make a jambalaya as good as the real stuff.  But this is still tasty stuff.  I wanted something spicy and warm and different, and I thougth this sounded very good.  … Continue reading

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