Single Girls Can Cook

I’ve been a single girl in a crowd full of couples for quite a while. We are a tight group that likes to get together and share meals. I was always asked to bring some beverages or some chips and dip. That all changed when I brought my deviled eggs to a cookout. All my friends have since apologized for assuming I couldn’t cook. They have mumbled around about how they thought my inability to cook might have been why I have no husband. Now, they are busy trying to figure out the real reason I have no husband. (Don’t tell them, but I really just don’t want one. It is too much fun watching them try to figure me out.) Now, when we all get together I am always asked to bring some kind of dish, but my deviled eggs seem to be the crowd favorite and I make them quite often. Come to think of it, maybe always bringing chips, dip and sodas wasn’t so bad after all.

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ham casserole

Creamy Ham Casserole

Ham is a year round Southern Favorite. And a Creamy Ham Casserole is no execption !  With Easter around the corner you’re likely going to be looking for ways to use all that left over ham and this recipe is sure to please! Its never too early to plan!   If you’re looking for the… 

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st. patrick's day desserts

St. Patrick’s Day Desserts

Are you Irish, or do you just like to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day?  I, for one, look forward to making a savory Irish dinner with warm Irish soda bread each St. Patrick’s Day.  But one cannot live on dinner alone…dessert recipes are a must.  You just need to have some sweet treats to end (or begin) the day. … 

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easy recipes

Crazy For Cookies

Who doesn’t love cookies?  It seems there is a cookie for everyone.  Soft, chewy, crispy, sweet, tart, chocolate, frosted… The list goes on and on.  Here are some cookie recipe ideas that are sure to be family favorites… If you want to share.  But don’t worry, these are easy recipes so you can make a… 

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soup, stew, and chili recipes

Soup, Stew, and Chili Recipes

The air still has a slight chill which means it is still the season for hearty soups, stews, and chilis.  There is something so right about curling up with a hot bowl of your favorite comfort food on a cold day.  Have you been looking for some new recipes to add to your arsenal?  I’ve… 

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Snake Bite Chili

This time of year we love a hearty dinner. Something warm and comforting after a day of full on rain or snow. This Snake Bite Chili recipe is a perfect middle of the week dinner! But mind you, like my friend Lori says, “Chili isn’t a last minute meal”. It truly is an all day or 2… 

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death by chocolate dessert ideas

Death By Chocolate Dessert Ideas

Who loves dessert?  Now… Who loves chocolate?  What if we took dessert and chocolate and wrapped it up into one perfect package?  That’s what we’ve done with these death by chocolate dessert ideas.  Because if you have to die… It may as well be by chocolate… Right? Chocolate Truffle Cookies Playin With My Food    Chocolate Soufflé… 

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valentines day desserts

Valentines Day Dessert Recipe Ideas

It’s that time of year when red and pink is draped over everything and heart shaped treats abound.  It’s Valentines Day… A day to spoil the ones you love with attention and of course… tasty delights.  I’ve found some delicious Valentines Day dessert recipe ideas to make your day a little less stressful and a lot… 

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chinese new year's recipes

Chinese New Year’s Recipes

I love Asian food.  I would call it a sickness but really… There is nothing sick about it.  Asian food is delicious!  And what better time of year to cook some of your favorite Chinese or Asian food dishes than Chinese New Year?  Don’t worry if you don’t have time to search the internet or thumb… 

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super bowl recipe round up

Super Bowl Recipe Round Up

Are you ready for some football; or maybe the commercials?  One thing we can all agree upon… The FOOD. Who doesn’t love food? The Super Bowl is a perfect occasion to kick back, relax, and eat some of your favorite snacks with your family and friends.   The big game day is a great excuse to put on… 

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Strawberry Spinach Salad

 This  Strawberry Spinach Salad is one of my favorites! Its no secret, I’ve hit the treadmill this new year! And making changes in our diet have been easier than I thought.  With delicious choices like this, I cannot go wrong!  The dressing for this salad is semi-homemade ( a departure for me) but perfect and… 

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