Category Archives: cooking

Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

I love banana bread. I can easily eat the whole loaf in one day. Just banana bread, no butter, no anything else, just the bread. Yummm.  Just a side note: You know what’s sad, those bananas, in the photo above, … Continue reading

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Most Embarrassing Moment

I’m Co-Hosting! Go Link Up!  My most embarrassing moment of my life, unfortunately came after two too many beers.  The lesson of the story is don’t drink too much when you first arrive in a foreign country or you’ll make … Continue reading

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Bringing Back the Cast Iron

I’ve made a huge mistake. I have spent my whole adult life thinking that cast iron is for browning/cooking meat, and that when you season cast iron it is supposed to have a thick crust on it. I don’t know how … Continue reading

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Shrimpy Salad

(I could come up with a better name) 1lb of medium cooked, peeled, de-tailed shrimp1-2 avocado cubed2 tomato cubed2 limes, juiced1-2 jalapeno, seeded and diced1 handful of cilantro coarsely chopped1/4 red onion diced2+ tbsp olive oilsalt and pepper to taste … Continue reading

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Awesome dinner recipes (links)

I just wanted to share my yummy dinner tonight Crock Pot Ribs Only thing I did different was I didn’t add any BBQ sauce while it was in the crock pot, I added it at the end before it went … Continue reading

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Go link up with Joslin We all love pinterest and Joslin has a link up where we can share a successes and failures from Pinterest!  In the last week I have had my way with two recipes from pinterest.First: Source: … Continue reading

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Best Invention EVER

I got this for my birthday, and it’s seriously the best thing ever. I am a one occasional cup of coffee kind of person.  I’ve been craving coffee through most of my second trimester. I usually ask Paul to just leave me … Continue reading

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Potato Salad

Happy belated 4th of July!  I hope you had a wonderful holiday and didn’t blow your hand off, or burn down your neighbors tree.  I had a quiet day mostly, Husbeast worked, so I cleaned the kitchen and made my … Continue reading

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Crock Pot Pork Roast

Below you will find my recipe for an almost all in one pot dinner.  Pork roast & potatoes with onions and garlic, all in one pot,  The only thing made separate was the gravy.  you’ll need:a bone in piece of porka few … Continue reading

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Oven Roasted Potato Wedgies

Oven Roasted Potato Wedgies  yes, I called them wedgies. I think that sounds more fun. preheat oven to 400quarter a few red potatoesdrizzle with olive oilsprinkle with desired toppings-seasoning salt-rosemary-thyme-garlic saltstirarrange on baking sheet(it may not be necessary to place raised on … Continue reading

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