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Beef Taquitos


I’m a guacamole snob.  I’m from California and I’ve lived in Arizona since I was 4 years old.  Needless to say I’ve had avocados and guacamole around my entire life.  I’m not a guacamole purist per say, but I know one thing…it should taste good.  I’ve never been able to find a store bought guacamole that I liked.  I try a new one here and there off someone’s suggestion, I don’t like it, and

Mom’s Beef Stroganoff

Mom's Beef Stroganoff

This post was originally published as part of my main dish recipe contributions to My Favorite Finds ——————————– Hi My Favorite Finds readers.  I’m back again to throw a little dinner main dish recipe action at you.  This month I’m bring you my Mom’s Beef Stroganoff recipe.  It’s wicked easy and even my really picky kids eat it like there will never be another batch…ever.   I’ve have a very

Loaded Potato Beef Casserole

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This post was originally published as part of my main dish recipe contributions to My Favorite Finds ——————————– Okay.  I think I’m ready to get back on the blogging wagon.  I took a good week off around Christmas from the blog.  I didn’t make anything new or post recipes.  It was weird, but it was nice to have that extra time with my family.  A lot’s been going on.  This

Beef Burrito Skillet

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Satisfy your burrito cravings with an easy to make Beef Burrito Skillet. Cook it on the grill for a tailgating friendly dish, or on your stove at home! I’m so excited it’s almost football season!  And by football season – I mean college football season.  Go Buckeyes!!  One of our favorite things to do every Saturday is get together with friends to watch the game.  Sometimes we’re are Treena’s house, sometimes

Lazy Beef Lasagna


I am really falling in love with my Wednesday Whatsits link up party.  It’s definitely become my favorite way to stay up to date with what everyone is doing and to find great new inspirations for the blog.  With my current and upcoming work schedule, finding dinners I can pre-make and Mike can reheat or crock pot options has become a must. I was totally intrigued when I saw the

“Bring It On” Beef Brisket

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This post was originally published as part of my main dish recipe contributions to My Favorite Finds ——————————– So I’m a Food Network and Cooking Channel addict, right?!?  I don’t like every show or every chef.  I have to admit Guy Fieri is not one of my faves.  I don’t dis-like him, but I don’t really ever watch his shows either.  The weird thing is though, his recipes sound like they’d

Beef and Cabbage Stew


Ladies and Gentlemen…Happy St. Patrick’s Day!!  It’s time for beer dyed toxic green and acting Irish (ie. getting drunk). Here’s our favorite form of anihaltion: The Triathalon Mike came up with this “chug contest,” if you will, four years ago and it’s infamous with our circle of friends.  They are scared and in awe all at the same which I think is pretty healthy.  Okay, ready?  As fast as you can

Alton Brown’s Beef Stroganoff


Do you pin?  I do.  I was warned how addicting Pinterest was when my friend Lara introduced it to me.  Did I listen?  No.  Of course not. I love pinning and planning to make things and actually making plans come to fruition.  Last night I was on my cupcake board looking to see if I had pinned a cupcake recipe for a post I’m making in a couple days.  Mike glanced

Slow Cooker Beef Taco Meximelts

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Knock Off Taco Bell Beef Taco Meximelts are cheesy and zesty beefy goodness all wrapped up in a warm soft tortilla. And they’re made in a slow cooker! Hey there it’s Rina from I Thee Cook again. With school and after school activities back in full swing round these parts I have relied on my slow cooker quite a bit these past few months. My kids just love taco nights.

Root Beer Braised Beef Short Ribs

Rootbeer Braised Shortribs

This recipe was originally shared at Mom’s Test Kitchen for Jamie’s Mom’s Test Meal Monday link party.  The theme was beef and I was all about throwing down.     Root Beer Braised Beef Short Ribs   Print Prep time 5 mins Cook time 6 hours 30 mins Total time 6 hours 35 mins   Author: Chef Ryan Peters of Tonto Bar & Grill Serves: 4 Ingredients 3 pounds boneless

Charred Filet of Beef with Chile-Corn Sauce


I worked at a steak house for 5 years.  I love eating a good steak.  I’m a snob about people ordering their meat well done – ewww.  There’s nothing worse than seeing a gorgeous filet being cooked to death.  But fear not, this recipe with bring your favorite filet (or any steak really) to great new heights.  The relish is lovely and the sauce gives a wonderful creamy spice to

Chile-Red Pepper & Ginger Soy Beef Lettuce Cups

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We are smack dab in the middle of Pepper Week sponsored by Divemex, and I am loving it!! The twitter party was a hit, and I won a prize!  I l-o-v-e winning prizes!!  There were so many delicious recipes shared this past Thursday.  I can’t wait to see what’s on the pepper party menu today.  Here are a few of my favorite recipes from the party so far.   Roasted

What is a Whole Food?


So last time I talked about food as being Medicine and this week, I am going to give you more specifics.       What is a whole food?   Whole foods are foods that are in the same form that they are found in nature. They are fresh, unprocessed, simple, and organic. You will see overlap of the some foods in different categories as whole foods usually supply more than

Irish Potato Bites

These Irish Potato bites are perfect for St. Patrick’s Day! Little bites of potato filled with corned beef and cheese, what could be a better St. Patrick’s Day appetizer?!

These Irish Potato Bites are little twice baked potatoes filled with cheese and corned beef. Great for celebrating St. Patrick’s Day! Hi, we’re Kat & Melinda from Home. Made. Interest. and we’re filling in for Julie today while she is off getting married! Congratulations Julie! It’s almost St. Patrick’s Day and I’m all about corned beef. It’s pretty much the only time of year I eat it so I try

Swedish Meatballs

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These Swedish Meatballs are seriously so good.  The sauce is creamy and beefy, and the pops of onion in the meatball itself are wonderful.  Your party guests will LOVE you!   Swedish Meatballs   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 25 mins Total time 35 mins   These Swedish Meatballs have great pops of onion in the meatball and a deliciously creamy, beefy sauce! Author: Julie Espy Recipe type:

Tater Tot Casserole

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We love going to our friends Rob and Treena’s house.  We end up over there at some point on every major holiday and for Ohio State football game day.  {It’s that time of year.  You’ll hearing more and more abotut he Buckeyes from me.}  Most of the time we end up doing a pot luck, but sometimes Treena make everything herself and we just snack on muchies all day. Hanging

Marie’s Crock Pot French Dip

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I have the best friends.  Seriously.  The people I’ve held onto all these years – after high school, changing jobs, becoming a mom – they are the ones that matter and make me happier person.  While I love my boys, sometimes I just need girl time.  My friend Marie is one of my favorite people to hang out with.  She’s funny and gorgeous and can sing like no one’s business.

Scrumptious Sunday Menu Plan {6/23/13}


Monday:   Italian Sausage & Caramelized Onion Pizza   Tuesday: Leftovers Wednesday:   Pizza Kebabs {Make a double batch of pizza dough on Monday and use the 2nd half today}   Thursday:   Roast Beef Pesto Panini   Friday: Hawaiian Kalua Pork Tacos with Pineapple Salsa {Yay for the crock pot instead of oven in the summer!}   Saturday:   Whiskey Burger {Sexiness}   Sunday: Parmesan-Baked Salmon   Dessert:  

Scrumptious Sunday Menu Plan {Sept 2013}

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      Breakfast: Carrot Cake Pancakes with Maple-Cream Cheese Drizzle Pecan Crusted French Toast Baked Funfetti Donuts {from scratch} Avocado, Bacon & Brie Breakfast Sandwich Entrees: Easy Navajo Tacos Saltimboca Alla New Yorkese Italian Sausage & Caramelized Onion Pizza One-Pot Southwest Macaroni Grilled BBQ Salmon with Avocado & Corn Salsa Lime Cilantro Chicken Rice Bowl Grilled Turkey & Brie Cranwich  {because I just can’t wait for Thanksgiving leftovers} Healthy

Philly Cheesesteak Macaroni & Cheese

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Happy May everyone! This year is just flying by. So, a little confession. Not surprisingly, I’m a Food Network and Cooking Channel addict. I’ve been watching both for years. Unique Eats & Sweets, Secrets of a Restaurant Chef, Throwdown, the list goes on and on – culminating with my foodie crush Alton Brown. Then Food Network Magazine happened. *happy dance in my kitchen* And that’s where this month’s recipe comes to you