Healthy, Homemade Fries (Best Ever)

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I’ve shouted it from the rooftops before, but any kind of potato falls in my most favorite foods category. Yes, my friends often laugh because I order french fries every time we go out. I’m a connoisseur, you could say,  and if an establishment doesn’t have great fries, I may not return. Yes, I may […]

Black Bean Soft Tacos

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We are such a Mexican flavor loving family that for the number of tacos we eat on a regular basis, it’s just wrong that I haven’t put up a recipe before today. Light in bulk but heavy on flavor, you can put these flavorful soft tacos together so quickly. As with so many meals of this type, you […]

Fast Fajita Salad

Grilled Fajita Salad

When trying to eat healthier, salads are a “Go To” option, but why is it that salads always taste so much better at the restaurant? The ingredients are the same, but there’s something about enjoying without having to chop, dice, mix etc. Restaurants fill the salad bowl with a variety of creative ingredients, so I […]

Easy Baked Ziti Recipe

Easy Baked Ziti @10minutedinners.com

Often, we use the phrase “blond Italians” in our home. No, we are not Italian, but by the way we inhale all things considered to be “Italian food,” we need to be. We LOVE our pasta!  There’s nothing yummier to smell than homemade sauce simmering on the stove, but in my stage of life, I’ve […]

Curried Honey Chicken with Almonds

honey curry chicken @10minutedinners

 Do you ever get in a cooking rut? Especially when schedules are busy, I tend to always cook the same things over and over. As I browsed recipes that were different from the kinds of foods we usually eat, but not too far outside the realm of comfort, I found some ethnic sections in old […]

Cheesy Potato Bacon Casserole

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Do you want something a little out of the ordinary, yet simple to whip up? It’s no secret that anything with the word potato in it quickly becomes one of my favorite things. It’s an inside joke with family and friends because I think if I could choose between a steak and the best fries […]