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Southwestern Spice Mix

Southwest Spice Mix

We love to eat southwestern or Mexican foods such as nachos, tacos or burritos, among many others. We also love to mix “Taco Seasoning” with sour cream topped with salsa and cheese for a quick movie night appetizer. Purchasing the pre-made packets of taco seasoning can get to be quite expensive not to mention MSG […]

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Chocolate Banana Cupcakes

My Monkey pancakes are such a hit with everyone that has them that I thought a cupcake would be just as popular, if not, more popular. They were a huge hit and disappeared very quickly. I am making a second batch for our Father’s Day picnic this weekend. We hope you enjoy them as much as we […]

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Stuffed Yorkshire Pudding

While watching the Euro Cup soccer matches this past week, we’ve been inspired to cook up some popular European dishes for a snack to eat while cheering on our favourite teams. Over the next couple of weeks we will be posting a few different recipes to enjoy during Euro Cup 2012. Last night we decided to make a Stuffed Yorkshire Pudding in preparation for […]

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Strawberry Margarita Mini Cheesecakes

Today is National Margarita Day so I thought I would post the recipe I made on Super Bowl Sunday for Strawberry Margarita Mini Cheesecakes. These were a huge hit at our party! Yield: 36 mini cheesecakes Prep:     1 hr Bake:     325°F for 15 mins Cool:     10 mins Chill:     4 hrs to 24 hrs Strawberry Margarita Cheesecake Minis Ingredients: Salted […]

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Monkey Pancakes

In honor of Pancake Tuesday, also known as Shrove Tuesday, I am posting my recipe for my Monkey Pancakes. I will be making them for dinner tonight. One morning I was planning on making my banana pancakes for a few kids, one who prefers not to eat bananas, in fact they down right refused. I […]

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National Popcorn Day

  It’s National Popcorn Day today and we thought we would post a few recipes for you that we have found. We cannot wait to get home and try these! Hope you enjoy! Caramel Bacon Popcorn Crunch from Food52 Serves 6 8 bacon slices 1/2 cup dry popcorn 1 cup roasted unsalted peanuts 1/2 cup […]

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Veggie Pizza Variation

Recently I posted a recipe for one of my favorite snacks, Veggie Pizza. I was having friends over one night and decided to experiment with the ingredients. I sauteed broccoli, carrots and cauliflower in extra virgin olive oil until they were tender but still crisp. I also used a four cheese ranch bottled dressing which […]

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It’s Game Time!

It’s a great time of year to be indoors and enjoying watching a good hockey or football game, maybe even catching the last few games of the world series with friends. Evenings like these are better paired with a few snacks and your favorite beer or wine. So call up your friends, grab a few […]

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