Curried Honey Chicken with Almonds

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 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 [...]

Mexican Style Pot Roast

Mexican Roast

Our family loves roast. I love roast. I love the multiple meal possibilities that come from a huge roast and dream of the C.O.S.T. (Cook once, serve twice) meals that can be made from doubling up that roast. (Is love an appropriate verb to use for meat?) With all those multiple meal ideas comes the [...]

Homemade Peach Salsa

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When I am in the mood for something sweet and savory, I thoroughly enjoy the Mango Salsa we keep stocked in bulk. Yet right now,  fresh peaches are in season and tomatoes are a plenty from the garden, so there’s nothing quite so enjoyable as whipping up our own fresh Homemade Peach Salsa. It makes [...]

Teriyaki Pork Kabobs

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When the smell of the grill fills the summer air, there’s nothing I love more than sitting outside enjoying a wonderful meal with family and friends. Last weekend, I was at a gorgeous wedding and the main course (grilled chicken) was served on skewers with a delightfully, refreshing cucumber dipping sauce. It reminded me of [...]

Homemade Teriyaki Sauce Recipe

Homemade Teriyaki Sauce at 10minutedinners

 When people ask how it’s possible to get dinner prepped in 10 minutes,  they always assume that meals must come from a quick fix solution like boxed meals or canned food. While I definitely will use canned items in some of my recipes, like our favorite Dump and Run Taco Soup, there are many other [...]

Cheesy Mexican Chicken Casserole

Mexican Chicken @10MinuteDinners

Please raise your hand if your children continually bypass the last third of a bag of tortilla chips for the fresh bag? What’s with that? Is there something inherently wrong with chips at the bottom of the bag? Obviously, my children think so because last week I found FOUR, yes, I’m admitting this knowing full [...]