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Get Loaded


The title is “loaded” with meaning. What are you expecting on this post after reading “get loaded” in the title? Your answer just might reveal your “inner self.” Or, not.  What did you think was going to follow? (Share your answers in … Continue reading

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Eggplant Parmesan Dip


The artichoke and spinach dip was a success, so what next? Hmmm, there is a beautiful eggplant in the ‘frig acquired just yesterday. What kind of dip could that become? Ajvar is a pate’ of roasted eggplant and sweet peppers … Continue reading

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Three Cheese Artichoke and Spinach Dip


While grocery shopping, for some reason the fancy struck to make artichoke and spinach dip. (Could it be that the request was whispered in my ear by my 13 yo shopping partner?) Without a recipe, the assumed ingredients were purchased. Woohoo, … Continue reading

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Pantry Raid #20: Pita Pepperoni Sandwich


A precious, dear friend came over to help organize my garage which is stuffed to the brim with “left-overs” (equipment, not food) from moving out of the cafe. We took a lunch break and I needed to create something tasty … Continue reading

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Pantry Raid #17: Homemade Pizza


With a homemade whole wheat pizza crust recipe (from my sister, Krisan), I had plenty to top it off with. ….like the last of the browned ground beef from the freezer from Pantry Prepping Day. I also got some “stow bot” … Continue reading

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Pantry Raid #14: Grilled Cheese Egg-a-hole-ah


Only the lonely egg sits in the carton wondering its destiny. Starving basketball player needs nourishment for the final game of the season. An egg-a-hole-ah would suffice but the inspiration for more calls for pushing it up a notch! A … Continue reading

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Pantry Raid #13: Cheeseburger Omelet


Breakfast needed to have more protein than usual. With four nights of basketball games in one week, the playa needed her strength! A perusal of the ‘frig inspired an omelet, but not just any omelet. There, awaiting its call to … Continue reading

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Pantry Raid #12: Loaded Baked Potato


Yeah for microwaves and freezers! I admire those “natural” people who are able to function from the dirt up without the magnetic forces and electrical vibes of modern machinery. I seriously don’t know how they have time to grind the … Continue reading

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Pantry Raid #9: Chicken Topped Salad


Now that I have plenty of baked chicken, when I hear “What’s for supper?” after I finally get home from two meetings, one right after the other, I’m ready. A nice bed of romaine lettuce, fresh diced tomatoes, and diced … Continue reading

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40 Days of Soup: Day 31 – Loaded Baked Potato


One of my favorites and another time I get to use my immersion blender. 4 baking potatoes 1 cup broccoli florets 4 Tablespoons butter 1 cupmMilk (or more) 2 oz cream cheese 1/3 cup cheddar cheese, shredded 1/3 cup sour … Continue reading

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