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Ham & Cheese Pretzel Bites. Egg Drop. New categories for me.

Egg Drop

I’m filing this under ‘kids‘ and ‘breakfast‘. Not because it’s a specific food for children, but because my baby loves to eat this (will I ever stop calling him my baby? I somehow doubt it). This is by far his favorite breakfast -not to mention he loves to ‘help‘ me cook it – which makes it a fun thing for the both of us. If he likes it, chances are more toddlers out there like it and well, us moms gotta give each other a hand whenever we can, right! It’s just a little break from the traditional way of cooking eggs and it’s actually a pretty decent start of the day, nutritionally speaking. It’s not just fun to make but they’re also great to serve because they’re oh-so simple, but look oh-so good, and not just for kids! Ingredients: drop of olive oil 1/2 small onion grated cheese 1 tomato 2oz ham 2 eggs pepper salt Directions: Preheat your oven to 350 (175c) Grilled Shrimp with Smoky Barbecue Rub.

Healthy Shrimp recipe, Healthy Spice Rub, Healthy Tex-Mex recipe, Protein, Seafood recipe, Shellfish recipe STRATEGY SESSION: By featuring shrimp in this recipe, I automatically keep total fat, saturated fat, and calories low.

Grilled Shrimp with Smoky Barbecue Rub

Because, in my opinion, the flavor of olive oil would not be compatible with this dish, I use macadamia nut oil, the healthiest of all neutral culinary oils. The holidays exhaust me. The weather in New England becomes a challenge and everything bogs down. The stores are crowded, the lines long; everyone seems grouchy. The Famous “Crack DipHoney Glazed Chicken and Bacon Bites.

I had an idea.

Honey Glazed Chicken and Bacon Bites

Chocolate Wasted Cake. Ever since my brother started using the phrase "I wanna get chocolate wasted" from the movie Grown Ups, I've been wanting to make this cake for his birthday. Being a chocoholic myself, I had no trouble coming up with ways to fill this cake with layer upon layer of chocolatey goodness. Just looking at this cake, I think you'll agree that it definitely deserves its name. Photo Credit: Ryan Rivera To create this chocolate beauty, I baked two layers of delicious chocolate cake. Shredded Chicken Enchiladas. Creamy Caprese Pasta. Sigh.

Creamy Caprese Pasta

It’s Monday.

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Onion & Cheese Bread. This bread is simply delicious.

Onion & Cheese Bread

It's a great snacking dish, so pull some pieces off and enjoy the cheesey goodness. Yield: 8 servings Ingredients 1 sourdough loaf, 2 lbs.1 lb. Monterey Jack cheese, thinly sliced1/2 cup butter, melted1/2 cup diced green onion1 1/2 tsp poppy seeds Directions Using a serated knife, cut the bread lengthwise into 1-inch strips without cutting through the bottom. Adapted from The Girl who Ate Everything. Season with Spice - Features: Homemade Spicy Ginger Ale. Is there real ginger in Ginger Ale?

Season with Spice - Features: Homemade Spicy Ginger Ale

If Ginger Ale did not include real ginger – with all its innumerable health benefits – why would our parents ask us to drink it when we have an upset stomach? Why would the canned drink be so popular on airplanes where many of us are prone to motion sickness? Real ginger can alleviate these symptoms. But when our stomach hurts and we’re munching on some dry crackers, or when the airline stewardess hands us that small bag of pretzels and asks us what we want to drink, we don’t think why we crave a can of Ginger Ale, we just order one. Some traditions never change. What began as Ginger Beer a few centuries ago in England – a concoction of ginger, water, sugar, lemon juice and ginger beer plant – eventually led to the creation of a non-alcoholic version called Golden Ginger Ale. Frites & fries - Garlic Knots. Garlic Knots.

frites & fries - Garlic Knots

Mini Chicken Chimichangas. Hot & Light Spinach-Artichoke Dip. Creamy Chicken Spaghetti Casserole. Make this today.

Creamy Chicken Spaghetti Casserole

Sorry to be bossy. But this is important. I whipped up this casserole yesterday and loved it. I had a chicken in the fridge, a couple of boxes of mushrooms, and the sheer will to eat a big ol’ plate of comfort food. It resembles a tetrazzini more than anything, but is a little more on the simple/pared down side. Homemade French Fries. Why there is no need to purchase pre-made fries in the freezer aisle – in pictures and rhyme: One potato (find a potato) Two potato (cut the ends off) Three potato (cut slices) Four (cut fries from slices) Five potato (Toss in herbs and olive oil) Chicken Fried Steak. There’s nothing special about this dish, except that it’s a total miracle.

Chicken Fried Steak

It’s Chicken Fried Steak, is what it is. I made it for Marlboro Man last night because I like him, because he drove me all over Kingdom Come this weekend, because he stopped at a gas station each of the 4,322 times I asked him to because I kept drinking iced coffees (TMI?) , and because I like him. Homemade Four Cheese Ravioli Recipe. African Chicken Peanut Stew Recipe. Like peanut butter?

African Chicken Peanut Stew Recipe

Chicken? Then this African chicken peanut stew by Hank is for you. Perfect for chilly weather. ~Elise. Bacon-wrapped Jalapeno Chicken Bites. 610K+Add bacon to anything and it will fly off the table. That’s what a caterer once told me and I believe it. Certainly applies here. Whether you’re planning a cookout this weekend or cooking indoors (rain predicted here in Texas), grill up a few of these sizzling treats for a quick appetizer or serve as an entree. I can’t think of a better way to celebrate the Fourth of July than with a big plate of these spicy and cheesy, smoky and crispy chicken nuggets.

If you don’t like hot, leave out the jalapenos or skimp a bit. Death By Oreo Cupcakes. They are probably the best Oreo cakes I have ever tried. A lot of cake's that I have experimented with before are like a vanilla cake with bits of Oreo in them, which didn't really give them enough Oreo flavor. But these were a lot better. Potatoes & Chorizo. Shrimp-Stuffed Shells.

Ham & cheese pretzel bites. I had been stalking this particular recipe on Pinterest for quite some time (source: penniesonaplatter.com). We had some people over a while back, so it was the perfect opportunity to finally make them! I had never made soft pretzels before, but I do have deliciously wonderful memories of them. Back in my poor, single years (as opposed to my current poor, married years), I was a waitron at Timberwolves games. Bake Your Day » Crab Rangoon Dip. Monday, February 27, 2012. Blackened Sea Scallops, Green Onions, Roasted Tomatoes. Pizza Braid. A pizza braid is very kid-friendly, easy on the wallet and extremely simple to make.

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This, this is my culinary Mount Everest. This twenty-layer striation of noodles, ragu, béchamel and cheese, repeated four times and then some took me more than five years to conquer. To be honest, six years ago I didn’t know what it was. Homemade Tater Tots. Potato Casserole & a Virtual Holiday Brunch Potluck. Grilling: Hasselback Potatoes with Garlic and Parmesan. Spaghetti alla Carbonara, Pasta Carbonara Recipe. Goat Cheese and Strawberry Grilled Cheese Recipe < Southern Living Magazine Best Recipes 2011. THAI SOBA NOODLE BOWL » Sprouted Kitchen. Not Your Abuelita's Tortillas. Chocolate Pastry Cream. Suvir Saran's Juicy Turkey-Cheddar Burgers. Quick Shrimp Chowder Recipes < 100 Best Classic Comfort Food Recipes. Skinny Baked Mozzarella Sticks. Scallop with Apricot Sauce Recipe. Crisp Grilled Cheese Sandwich.

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Tennessee White Chili Recipe. French Onion Soup. Bite-sized Baked Brie. Lasagna Cupcakes Recipe. Bacon-Cheeseburger Pasta Bake. How to Make The Perfect Grilled Cheese Sandwich. Bacon Taquitos Recipe. Sippity Sup is Dark (Chocolate Truffle) Today. Tagliatelle with Basil and Egg Yolk. Crab Stuffed Mushrooms. Crispy Bánh Mì Spring Rolls With Creamy Chili Mayo. Golden Potstickers Recipe. Smoked Cheddar and Blue Cheese Brisket Macaroni and Cheese. Taco Stuffed Shells. Salsa Verde Chicken Enchiladas Recipe. How to Make Ketchup. How to Make Whole-Grain Mustard. How to Make Crème Fraîche. Mushroom Grilled Cheese Sandwich (aka The Mushroom Melt) Jalapeno Popper Grilled Cheese Sandwich.

Basil Marinated Chicken Thighs. Bacon Wrapped Chicken Bites. Bacon-Wrapped Scallops with Chili Butter. Roasted Red Pepper, Sunflower and Walnut Pesto.