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Chicken Manchurian

April 22, 2009 6:17 am Published by 9 Comments

This is another great Chinese recipe that I adapted from Blog Chef. I always make these type of dishes my cheater way, with popcorn chicken. It is so simple and easy to make these great Chinese dishes. Just cook the chicken and mix with the homemade sauce. Chicken Manchurian 1 pound of cooked popcorn chickenThe... Read More


Lemon Blueberry Muffins and Giveaway Winners

April 21, 2009 6:21 am Published by 6 Comments

Lemon and blueberry are two flavors that often found together. These two great flavor come together again in this recipe for Lemon Blueberry Muffins. This muffin gets a great start from a lemon cake mix. This recipe is similar to one I posted before for cake mix muffins. This is a recipe that I found... Read More


Enchilada Stack

April 20, 2009 6:22 am Published by 7 Comments

This is a recipe that I’ve probably been making for at least 10 years now. I adapted it from a recipe I got from a Quick Cooking Magazine (now called Simple and Delicious). The great thing about this recipe is most of the work is done in the microwave so this dish is quick to... Read More


My Blogoversary, a Giveaway, and Sopapilla Cheesecake

April 18, 2009 6:57 am Published by 118 Comments

Tomorrow is my actual blogoversary, but I’m doing my post for it today. It’s hard to believe it has been one whole year since I started this blog. Today’s post makes 303 total posts since I began. I am so grateful to Melanie at My Kitchen Cafe, she’s the one who inspired me to give... Read More


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Super Fast Blender Salsa

April 17, 2009 6:18 am Published by 21 Comments

My family is big fans of chips and salsa. My husband and boys love to eat them as a snack. When I saw this recipe from Prudy at Prudence Pennywise, it was a must try. I figured that it would be similar to salsa served at many Mexican restaurants. It was so yummy and just... Read More


Root Beer Cookies

April 16, 2009 6:13 am Published by 10 Comments

I love pizza with root beer, it’s one of my favorite combinations. So to go along with my pizza post a few days ago, I’m sharing these root beer cookies. This recipe comes from Lindsey from Cafe Johnsonia, she was featured along with this recipe at Make and Takes. Unlike the root beer float cake... Read More


No Fail Pizza Hut Style Breadsticks

April 15, 2009 6:14 am Published by 5 Comments

I had this recipe from Gourmet Mom on the Go and had to try it along with the Pizza Hut Pan Pizza Recipe. She got the recipe from her friend Ruth. These were very quick and easy to make. I wouldn’t say that they are just like Pizza Hut’s, but they are a fabulous breadsticks.... Read More


Pizza Hut Pan Pizza and Sauce

April 14, 2009 6:10 am Published by 18 Comments

I have been holding on this recipe for a little bit, but I finally got around to it and am so glad I did. It comes from Holly at Day 2 Day with Holly J. My family absolutely loves Pizza Hut’s pan pizza, but we don’t get it that often. This is the closest thing... Read More


Lemon Roasted Chicken

April 13, 2009 6:13 am Published by 6 Comments

I saw this recipe when I was watching an episode of Martha Stewart’s Everyday Food. I really love a good roasted chicken and this one sounded simple, yet tasty. This chicken turned out moist and flavorful. The whole family loved it. This one is a keeper. I didn’t make the sauce as the recipe had... Read More