Tag Archives: Roasting

Easy Tender Crock Pot Brisket

I love the show Cooks Country on PBS.  They thoroughly evaluate recipes and cooking equipment  and give everyone only the very best.  The show is a lot of fun to watch too.  I normally catch it half way through and … Continue reading

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Roasted Eggplant and Red Pepper Dip

This spring was a very cold and wet spring.  That meant that our garden was very slow in taking off.  It was just really getting going, and then it snowed this weekend. We got our first eggplant off the plant … Continue reading

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Quinoa and Roasted Beet Salad with Feta

Yesterday we had a very special guest over for dinner–my sister’s boyfriend.  It was the first time we got to meet him so it was very exciting.  Paige wanted me to work my culinary magic to impress him, and I … Continue reading

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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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Stovetop Honey Rosemary Carrots

I love to make  honey rosemary carrots when I want something sweet but that I can still call healthy.  I wasn’t familiar with this concept as a child that I remember, but I fell in love with them at the … Continue reading

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Not Your Grandmother’s Pot Roast–Gourmet and Abridged Versions

It’s been a while since I have been on here.  I went through this strange phase where I did not want to cook or go to the grocery store.  I don’t know why, but for some reason it didn’t feel … Continue reading

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Baked Chili Rellenos with Creamy Pan Sauce

Tonight’s recipe is from a freak inspiration in the grocery store yesterday.  I was wandering aimlessly around the produce section, bemoaning the fact that it is winter and there wasn’t the selection of delicious, fresh, produce that I love.  Then … Continue reading

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