Roasted Garlic Parmesan Mashed Potatoes

Roasted Garlic Parmesan Mashed Potatoes are the perfect accompaniment to your traditional Christmas ham. No need for gravy with these flavorful potatoes. Nutty and sharp, these are bound to be a new favorite. Today is Joel’s 32nd birthday, yay! We celebrated on Saturday with my family at our favorite special occasion restaurant. After, my parents

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Garlic Bread Pigs In a Blanket

Do you ever slave over a dinner that you put tons of thought and care into just to have someone tell you it’s yucky? Maybe it’s not the whole family but there’s always one person that has to go and rain on your parade. You think “hey, this was really creative and different and I think they are really

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Cream Cheese Stuffed Everything Chicken with Everything Fries

Chicken breaded in all the spices from an everything bagel then stuffed with cream cheese creates the ultimate indulgence. Use that extra seasoning for some baked french fries and you have an entire meal with this Cream Cheese Stuffed Everything Chicken with Everything Fries. Yum! An everything bagel with cream cheese is pretty much my favorite

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Garlic Confit Bread

I am still in a funk since vacation, we just can’t seem to get into the swing of things. But I seriously need to get my act together and get us on schedule since Noah starts kindergarten in a WEEK. Any advice from experienced parents is more than welcome! I’m creating a little Velcro morning

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Garlic Butter Basted Ribeyes

Did you live it up yesterday for Fat Tuesday? I’ve decided to go vegetarian this year for Lent so I totally did. I ate way too much buffalo chicken for lunch then I cooked these babies for dinner. They were glorious and I may have had to pull out the fat pants. I can’t believe

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Roasted Garlic Ribeyes

It is just plain bloody hot here. That means I pretty much refuse to turn the oven on past 10 am so we have been doing a lot of grilling. And when I think of the grill, steaks immediately pop into my head. We are usually boring and just throw them on the grill with

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Veggie Stirfry

This veggie stirfy is almost always the meal I make when Joel is working late or has something going on that takes him away at dinner time. I wait until Noah goes to bed then whip this up and eat my dinner in peace all by myself! As much as I love those boys of

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Garlicky Baked Fries

I don’t know about you but I really love potatoes in pretty much any form! I think that fact is pretty evidenced by Creamy Mashed Potatoes, Potato Pancakes, Roasted Teeny Tiny Potatoes, Lemony Greek Potatoes and Smoky Cheddar Potatoes….and believe me there are more! It’s kind of ridiculous! I have never been able to make super

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Roasted Teeny Tiny Taters

These Roasted Teeny Tiny Taters are such an easy, go to recipe. I make them often when I have the “I can’t think of anything creative” side dish blues.  They are so simple and so tasty and go with just about anything. Normally, I just dice up a few potatoes but during a recent trip

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