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Maple Street Biscuit Company

I don't eat out a whole lot and when I do I am usually to busy enjoying myself and the company of friends or family to focus on getting pictures for reviews. Since I haven't done a review in a while I decided it was high time to let you guys know about a new… Continue reading Maple Street Biscuit Company

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Philly Cheese Steak Bell Peppers

I am back for a new year and ready to cook. I hope that you are all ready for a year of great recipes. I plan to create lots of new tastes as well as update some old classics. Just keep reading to see what I came up with this time. Like a lot of… Continue reading Philly Cheese Steak Bell Peppers

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Cheddar, Chorizo and Chicken Omelet

  One of the requests that I tend to get every now and then is for simple, quick and easy recipes. While I do tend to put up recipes with lots of steps from time to time I also like just making something quick and easy. I also get asked about what to do with… Continue reading Cheddar, Chorizo and Chicken Omelet

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Tex Mex Chicken and Rice

  One of the things my Grandma used to cook when I was growing up was chicken and rice. This was made with white rice and had lots of black pepper and salt added. If you grew up in the south then you should know that black pepper is a big part of most meals.… Continue reading Tex Mex Chicken and Rice

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Southwest Meatloaf

  Meatloaf is one of those foods that everyone has had a love/hate relationship with in their life. It changes drastically based on what part of the country you are in and everyone has their own way of making it or thoughts on how it should taste. Should it have brown gravy or red sauce? Do… Continue reading Southwest Meatloaf

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That’s a Spicy Meatball

    Meatballs are one of those foods that can be done many different ways to fit different tastes. You can do Italian, Swedish, Irish and many more. They can be very versatile and something that you can make ahead of time and freeze for a quick meal later on. This week I am going to… Continue reading That’s a Spicy Meatball

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Quick and Healthy Breakfast Casserole

I know that finding time to cook every day and eat healthy can be to do.  One thing that can make that easier on you is cooking ahead of time and portioning out meals so that all you have to do is heat them up during the week. Every Sunday I make a breakfast casserole for… Continue reading Quick and Healthy Breakfast Casserole

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Asiago Chicken Pizza

  If you are anything like me then you love a good pizza. I like to try local pizza joints to see what they have to offer and every now and then I like to make my own. I usually tend to stick to the classics like pepperoni and sausage with a few onions and… Continue reading Asiago Chicken Pizza

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Homemade Sloppy Joes (with a Texas Kick)

  If you are anything like me then the highlight of your day growing up was when you went to the cafeteria in elementary school and it was sloppy joe day. When I was a kid those old sloppy joes were a favorite of mine. They were usually served on a generic little white bun… Continue reading Homemade Sloppy Joes (with a Texas Kick)

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Carnitas Torta (Santa Fe Style)

I enjoy traveling around the country and visiting new places and most of all trying new foods. It seems like every place I go has their own unique flavor and local dish. One of my favorite places to visit is Santa Fe, New Mexico. The people are very nice and friendly, the scenery is beautiful with… Continue reading Carnitas Torta (Santa Fe Style)