Category Archives: cheddar

A Wealth of Tomatoes, AGAIN!!


You may remember that I won 2 years in a row (2009 and 2010) in Dei Fratelli’s  Ripened Recipe Contest. Where there are 10 winners who win a year’s supply of Dei Fratelli tomato products. Well, one of my recipes … Continue reading

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A “flowering” Thanksgiving


I haven’t cooked with cauliflower that much before. Only when a few florets are included along with broccoli and perhaps some carrots in a dish. But not as a main ingredient in a dish. Since “Mr. Special” and I were … Continue reading

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What’s Gobble Gobble in Spanish? Turkey Tacos!!


I don’t speak Spanish, but I sure speak “Taco!” I took some browned, lean ground turkey and mixed that with sauteed onions, bell pepper and a packet of low-sodium taco mix. An easy way to get all of those nice spices … Continue reading

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Brunch Quiche Appetizers


I made some quiche appetizers last year and since they did so well, I tweaked the recipe and incorporated Lindsay® Olives. I’m submitting this scrumptious recipe (below), Olive, Pepper and Sun-Dried Tomato Brunch Quiches  in the Lindsay® Olives “Love This Recipe” Contest. These … Continue reading

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Simple Chicken Tacos


I stared at leftover grilled chicken on a plate in the fridge, as I wondered, do I want to eat this again? When I had a thought. More like a virtual bulb going off over my head. Chicken Tacos.  I … Continue reading

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Last, but Maybe the Best?


I had entered 2 recipes already for the last week,  Santa Fe Blend week, (a total of 6 so far) for the Kraft Philadelphia Cooking Creme Video Contest in order to win the recipe on the back of the new tubs of … Continue reading

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Sloppy Philly


I do love this new Philadelphia Cooking Creme. I’m not just saying that because I’m entered into a cooking contest wherein Kraft sent me my own supply. No. I really love it!! I also recently found it being sold at … Continue reading

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Philly Week #2 and an Easy S.W. Dish


My week #2 (Savory Garlic Cooking Creme) Video Entry: I had never created my own Quesadillas before last week. And now that I have, I don’t think I’ll quit!! It was one of the easiest dishes and if it was … Continue reading

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A Dressed Up and Ready-to-Go Side Dish


I created a side dish to take to my brother’s house for Christmas dinner and since I had a fully stocked fridge and cabinets; I decided to use what I had on hand. I ended up altering an already published … Continue reading

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