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Chicken Panang Curry with Rice


I LOVE curry dishes… red curry, green curry, yellow curry… all of them!  When we lived in Cary, NC we would dine often at a Thai place and I almost always ordered this dish.  I asked a few questions from … Continue reading

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Roasted Butternut Squash Soup


Roasted Butternut Squash 1 large butternut squash (1 1/2-2 pounds) 1 ounce hazelnuts3 tablespoons unsalted butter1 yellow onion, chopped4 fresh sage leaves, shredded3 cups chicken stocksalt and pepper to tastepinch of nutmegHeavy cream Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Using a … Continue reading

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Pickled Beets & Eggs


These are sweet and tangy!  Perfect for an appetizer or served on a salad. Pickled Beets & Eggs   4 eggs 1 (15 ounce) can sliced or whole no-sodium beets, juice reserved ½ red onion, chopped 1/2 cup white sugar … Continue reading

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Tomato & Mozzarella Salad – Salads – Recipes


I was craving a quick healthy salad to have for lunch today and even though I usually make this salad in the Summer it tasted great.  I still had fresh basil growing in my herb garden so that was a … Continue reading

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Meatball Subs with Marinara Sauce – Dinner – Lunch – Recipes


These are great for a weekend lunch served with a cold beer or for dinner served with a fresh garden salad and Italian dressing. Meatball Subs with Marinara Sauce Meatball Subs Recipe Serves 6-8 2 pounds ground beef ½ pound … Continue reading

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4th of July – Holiday – Entertaining – Blog


4th of July is only two weeks away and I always get so excited because we have lots of family come visit from North Carolina for the long weekend.  It’s all about spending quality time together celebrating the 4th, each … Continue reading

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