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My favorites
Herb Crusted Salmon

Herb Crusted Salmon

This recipe for Herb Crusted Salmon came from my Cook's Illustrated magazine. It doesn't take much adornment to make a great piece of fish - really delicious
So Many Ways

So Many Ways

One of my favorite dishes is so quick and easy and there's so many ways to enjoy it. Check out some of my other favorite dishes below
ART SHOW CATERING

ART SHOW CATERING

My mother and I planned the catering menu. The show ended up being a success for my brother Adam and a success for me, as I was able to promote my catering services
Roasted Veggie Pizza

Roasted Veggie Pizza

I went out to eat at a new Italian restaurant on Saturday night and my friends, Debbie and Emily, shared this amazing roasted veggie pizza that I had to duplicate
In Praise of Soup and Sandwich Dinners

In Praise of Soup and Sandwich Dinners

This week was particularly busy and by last evening there were a few leftover items in the fridge that I could combine with a Tuna Melt Sandwich, and I knew all would be well because my hubby loves Tuna Melts
Fresh Raspberry Crisp

Fresh Raspberry Crisp

Goodness, it is yummy served warm with a scoop of French Vanilla ice cream. Tis the season for fresh raspberries
Mustard Crusted Halibut in Butter Sauce

Mustard Crusted Halibut in Butter Sauce

 Well, first of all my dad had made it one night and claimed it was amazing so I had it in the back of my mind as something that would be tasty
Whole Wheat Seed Bread

Whole Wheat Seed Bread

I always prefer savory ones, they satisfy my hunger better than anything sweet. However, I got the recipe from my grandma, who was living in a village and had no idea about Italian focaccia
#279 Sloppy Lentil Joe Turnovers/Pies

#279 Sloppy Lentil Joe Turnovers/Pies

Sloppy Joes with ground beef were a favorite with my children so when I read this recipe I was motivated to re-make it in my kitchen after all these years
Peach Cobbler Bars

Peach Cobbler Bars

Print. Peach Cobbler Bars. IngredientsPeach Filling 2 c. peeled and thinly sliced peaches (about 4 peaches) 3 T
Bacon Cheddar Spread

Bacon Cheddar Spread

Creamy Rotel Dip. Snickers Caramel Cheesecake Cookies. Clown Party Dip (Diabetic). Bacon Cheddar Spread. Navajo Fry Bread Recipes from several places

M&M Cookies

Ingredients. 125g Softened Butter1    Cup Sugar1    Cup Brown Sugar1/2  Cup Oil2    Eggs1    Tbsp Baking Powder1    Tspn Salt1    Tspn Baking Soda1    Tspn Vanilla3    Cups Flour1/2  Cup M&MsSteps
Potato Cake with Celery Recipe

Potato Cake with Celery Recipe

Potato and celery cakeIngredients75 g butter3 celery stalks, diced700 g mashedsalt and freshly ground black pepperfreshly grated nutmegPreparation method1
Recipe: Peach Crisp

Recipe: Peach Crisp

Life is good. PEACH CRISP2 ½ C peaches, sliced or chunked½ tsp ground cinnamon1 tsp baking powder¾ C sugar2/3 stick (1/3 C) butter, melted½ tsp salt1 C flour1 eggPreheat oven to 375o
Cheddar Cheese Bread

Cheddar Cheese Bread

This bread is very easy to make and d-e-l-i-c-i-o-u-s. Perfect to eat with a good cup of coffee or to serve for an afternoon tea, either way it's delicious

Meatless Monday: Roasted Beet Sandwich with Hummus and Feta

Print. Meatless Monday. Roasted Beet Sandwich with Hummus and Feta. Yield. 3 sandwiches. Ingredients6 slices of your favorite type of bread (I used a whole grain bread), toasted 6 Tbsp hummus of your choice ½ of a red onion, sliced Couple handfuls of Arugula 3 Tbsp Feta, crumbled 3 Beets, fresh with skin still on, stems trimmed 1 Tbsp extra virgin olive oil Salt and pepper to taste InstructionsPreheat oven to 400 degrees Scrub your beets clean and make sure the stems are trimmed off
Family Favorite Shortbread

Family Favorite Shortbread

When I first started dating my husband, I remember having shortbread and lemon curd at his parents' house
Sun dried tomato hummus

Sun dried tomato hummus

Another one of my favorite recipe using chickpeas/garbazo bean, I made this humus almost once a week, I only add little bit sun dried tomato just for taste not adding a color
Green tea macarons

Green tea macarons

- Line two cookies sheet with parchment papercombine powdered sugar,almond flour and  matcha powder in a food processor,pulse into fine powdersift mixture into medium bowl,discard large pieces- beat egg whites in large bowl with electric mixer at medium speed until foamy,beat with vanilla add granulated sugar,beating at high speed 2-3 minutes until mixture foam stiff,shiny peaks- add half of flour mixture to egg whites stir with spatula to combine ( about 12 strokes) repeat with remaining flour mixture make about 15 strokes ( do not over mix or under mix )- attach 1/2 inch plain tip to piping bag,scoop batter into bag pipe 1-inch circles about 2-inch apart onto prepare cookie sheets,rap cookies sheet on flat surface to remove air bubbles and set aside,let macarons rest uncovered,until tops harden slightly,this takes from 15 minutes to an hour in more humid condition,when the batter does not stick,macarons are ready to bake- preheat oven to 350 f,place rack in center of oven,bake 13 minutes to 15 minutes,rotating cookies sheet  halfway trough baking time

Cheese Tart with Egg

So this Cheese Tart with Egg came out as a result of excessive pogaca filling and of my imagination. Combining cheese with herbs is like an obsession for me, so I added chopped green onions into my leftover cheese and parsley filling mixture to have an extra flavor
Eggs for Dinner: Quiche Lorraine

Eggs for Dinner: Quiche Lorraine

The texture is not too creamy, and not too firm. I love my removable bottom tart pan and often use it instead of a pie pan for pies, brownies, and more