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Pasta E Fagioli |

Pasta E Fagioli {like Olive Garden}

October 23, 2014 6:26 am Published by 1 Comment

So yesterday I shared an at home version of my favorite Olive Garden soup. Today is an at home version of my second favorite Olive Garden soup – Pasta E Fagioli. Pasta E Fagioli means pasta and beans in Italian and is traditionally a meatless dish.  This version however, includes meat along with another version  I... Read More

Zuppa Toscana |

Zuppa Toscana

October 22, 2014 6:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

One of my absolute favorite places to go for a bowl of soup is Olive Garden. I have never met a soup there that I didn’t like! However, I do have 2 that I am partial for. My most favorite is zuppa toscana. I love the potatoes and kale in this soup along with the... Read More

French Onion Soup |

French Onion Soup

October 21, 2014 10:48 am Published by Leave your thoughts

We are beginning soup week this week on RMK. I am a soup girl. Once fall hits, I love to eat soup. This year I decided to try and make at home, some versions of my favorite soups that I love to eat when eating out. Top of the list for me is french onion... Read More

Snappy Salsa and Bacon Dip |

Snappy Salsa and Bacon Dip plus Entertaining with Tostitos

October 19, 2014 7:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

When October rolls around, I am ecstatic! October means it is fall and fall is my absolute favorite season! I love the cool crisp air and crunchy colorful autumn leaves. Since it is my favorite season, it is also a great time to share with friends and enjoy a lot of tasty snacks! No gathering would be complete without chips and... Read More

Red Velvet Lover’s Cookbook Giveaway

October 18, 2014 7:15 am Published by 29 Comments

Today I have a fun giveaway. One of my friends, Deborah Harroun from Taste and Tell, just released a cookbook. She has had a love for Red Velvet for years and has been sharing some fun recipes that take you beyond the usual red velvet cake. Now she has put more than 50 or these... Read More

Creamy Italian Chicken |

Flashback Friday – Creamy Italian Chicken

October 17, 2014 6:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Today’s flash back is a staple crock pot recipe that I have had for years. I got it from one of my best friends from high school. It is another great 5 ingredient recipe. If you haven’t made it yet, then do it! Creamy Italian Chicken

Easy Shells and Cheese |

Easy Shells and Cheese

October 16, 2014 6:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

I have teamed up with Teflon® brand this year to “Seasons to Celebrate”. From now until December 18, Teflon® brand has teamed with Farberware® to focuses on quick and easy holiday entertaining. They are doing this with themed weeks that include fun family-friendly and easy ways to celebrate the holidays. This weeks theme is Mac and Cheese... Read More