Thursday, October 25, 2012


Spinach Dip
bacon wrapped potatoes
shrimp with homemade sauce

Real Simple 2012

Thanksgiving Dinner Ideas

Brussel Sprouts
Broccoli and mushroom Salad
creamy corn pudding
sweet potato casserole with coconut
Mashed Potatoes

Real Simple 2012

Portobello Mushroom Burgers with Oven Fries

Real Simple November 2012


 Pies from Real Simple November 2012

Thursday, October 18, 2012


can (11 oz.) refrigerated pizza dough

KRAFT Colby Jack Cheese Slices with a TOUCH OF PHILADELPHIA

pkg. (7.5 oz.) OSCAR MAYER CARVING BOARD Applewood Smoked Turkey Breast, coarsely chopped

cup coarsely chopped roasted red peppers

tsp. dried basil leaves


Tbsp. water

Make It

HEAT oven to 375ºF.
UNROLL dough on lightly floured surface. Roll out or pat into 12-inch square; top with cheese, turkey, peppers and basil, leaving 1/2-inch rim around all sides. Roll up; pinch seam and ends together to seal.
PLACE, seam-side down, on foil-covered baking sheet. Beat egg and water; brush onto dough.
BAKE 22 to 25 min. or until golden brown. Cool 10 min. before slicing.

Kraft Kitchens Tips

Serving Suggestion
Serve with fresh fruit and assorted cut up vegetables to round out the meal.
Prepare using KRAFT Big Slice Colby Jack Cheese Slices.
This recipe is easy to customize. Just substitute your favorite cheese and meat combo.

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Poppy Salad

Mix greens with poppy salad dressing and cut up pear, cut up apple, feta cheese, dried cranberries, and cashews.  Great salad!

Sunday, October 7, 2012

orange martini

2 oz of absolute citron
1/2 oz triple sec or contreau
juice of half an orange

put sugar around rim of martini glass, shake ingredients with ice, pour into glass. 

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Garlic Bread


Pork Cutlets

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Chicken Fettuccine

BHAG July 2011

Lentil Fritter Pitas

Real Simple August 2011

Things to do with chicken breasts

Crispy popcorn chicken
Chicken Milanese with arugula
baked becorino chicken
open face chicken caprese sandwiches
red curry chicken skewers
chicken with goat cheese vinaigrette
grilled spiced chicken with chickpeas
pasta with chicken and bacon
chicken enchiladas
Real Simple August 2011

Beer Selections

O Magazine June 2011

Acoustic Music in Twin Cities

Veggie Pizza On Flatbread

BHAG July 2012

Saturday, September 15, 2012

Pecan Crusted Pork w/Orange Maple Glaze

BHAG Sept 2011

Open Face Chicken Salad Sandwich

BHAG Sept 2011

Sweet Potato Soup & Cheese Crisps

BHAG Sept 2011

Spicy Taco Wrap/Bean Dip

BHAG September 2011

Fruit Leather

September 2011

Tired Eye Trick

Parents September 2011


Parents September 2011

More Snacks

Parents September 2011

Scrambled Eggs with Beans, Tomatoes, and Pesto

Real Simple, September 2011

Whole Grain Blueberry Muffins

Real Simple, September 2011


People Mag, August 1, 2011

Caramel Apple Muffins

Family Fun October 2011

Use Sticky Notes to Make Spelling Fun

Family Fun October 2011

Pillow Case - Track Books

Family Fun October 2011

Paint Rocks for Garden

Family Fun October 2011

Flank Steak & Sweet Potato Fries

Parents July 2011

Quick Dinners

Pizza Dough
Real Siomple 2011

Ice Cream Topping

Real Simple Feb 2011 - coconut oil and chocolate

yarn and sandpaper craft

Family Fun September 2011

Fruit Chicken

Family Fun March 2012

Rosemary Chicken

Real Simple April 2012