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Italian Vegetable Stew (Ciambotta)

Here’s one stew that you have to make before summer slips away. Ciambotta, a traditional Southern Italian stew is chock-full of summer vegetables that are simmered in a thick and hearty tomato-enriched broth. It’s the perfect way to use up some of … Continue reading

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Scalloped Potatoes

Growing up my mom would make scalloped potatoes from the box all the time. We always went crazy when she would pull this side dish out of the oven. They tasted great, but I never knew what I was missing … Continue reading

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Sauerkraut Soup

With New Year’s Day finally here, people around the world are eager to start the year off right! Many people will make “good luck” meals hoping to gain good fortune throughout the new year. It is a German tradition to eat … Continue reading

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The Best of 2011!

I really can’t believe how fast 2011 flew by! We had such a fun and exciting year! 🙂 Andrew ran his first 500 Festival Mini Marathon with me in May. He also finished his Dermatopatholgy Fellowship in Indianapolis 0n May 31. After … Continue reading

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Hearty Vegetable Soup

With all of the overindulging that comes with the holiday season, here’s one recipe that will warm you up without weighing you down. This is by far the best vegetable soup I have ever eaten! The rich and flavorful broth is enhanced by … Continue reading

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Thick and Creamy Potato Latkes

Shredded potatoes and onions are fried into crispy little potato pancakes that are crispy on the outside and creamy on the inside. These thick and creamy potato latkes are wonderful to serve for a Hanukkah celebration or as a side dish … Continue reading

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Garlic-Potato Soup

Here’s a soup for all those garlic lovers out there! This time of year I crave soup all of the time. There really is nothing more warming and comforting on a chilly fall evening. This hearty soup is made with … Continue reading

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Homemade Crispy Potato Tots (Tater Tots)

I went to a Sonic Drive In for the first time a few weeks ago and was surprised to see that they served tater tots. I just had to order some, and believe me I enjoyed every last tot. I knew then and … Continue reading

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Indian Samosas

My husbands birthday was a few days ago and he always requests his favorite meal, Chicken Tikka Masala. This year I wanted to try something that I hadn’t made before to serve with the chicken tikka masala. My husband spent a … Continue reading

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Corn Chowder

This satisfying Corn Chowder makes the most of sweet, fresh summer corn. This is one of the best corn chowders I have ever tasted. Made with fresh corn, redskin potatoes, bacon, onions and one simple ingredient that takes this chowder from … Continue reading

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