Monthly Archives: April 2011

Perfect Meatloaf

I love meatloaf.  I do not know why it is always mentioned with derision on TV, b/c the stuff is very good.  Even with my old way of doing it, it was still like a burger in a different form.  … Continue reading

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Carribean Rum Mango BBQ Sauce

Ben, my husband, loves anything with mango.  He first learned this when we got dried mango from the grocery store.  After a few bites it was renamed Ben-heroin.  You can not leave him alone with the stuff if you want … Continue reading

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You Can Make Your Own Chicken Stock

When I tell people that I make my own chicken broth they look at me funny.  It’s the same look that I get when I say that I have five garden boxes, or that I love parsnips, turnips, and rutabagas.  … Continue reading

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Everything But the Kitchen Sink Low Fat Chicken Salad

Chicken salad is such a lovely, light dish.  Well, it’s usually light feeling.  But when you get it on a croissant at a restaurant you will be shocked at the number of calories.  It is particularly shocking because there are … Continue reading

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Simple and Quick Herb Salmon On Pasta With Spring Vegetables and Lingonberries

I originally wrote this post almost two weeks ago, but thanks to an internet glitch it never got posted.  But it is so amazingly fast and delicious.  It’s so good, they should put it on New Scandinavian Cooking (only nerds … Continue reading

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Easy Steak Rubenade

I first came up with this idea about a month ago.  Ben and I stalk the meat sale bin at the grocery store.  When you are really lucky you will find a great cut of steak for very inexpensive.  For … Continue reading

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