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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 #19: Lasagna


Found some more browned ground beef from the prepping the pantry day hiding in the freezer. Having that on hand made putting the lasagna together so much easier. All the cooking I had to do was boil the noodles. Then … Continue reading

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Pantry Raid #18: Lady Finger Cheesecake with Chocolate Sauce


Still lingering around are large packages of lady fingers from when I had planned to make tiramisu. Also, hiding in the pantry was a food service size package of sugar-free cheesecake mix. Just a bit of cool whip was found … 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 #16: Whole Wheat Gnocchi


Tonight’s invention WILL be shared but not recommended. If anyone out there can “fix” this dish, please share. Well, to be honest it was voted 2 for and 1 against. I had bought some whole wheat gnocchi with sweet potato … Continue reading

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Pantry Raid #15: Quinoa and Black Beans


Cover dish night at church. What to take, what to take? Ah, the package of quinoa I picked up at the grocery store a while back. I usually sauteed some squash but didn’t have those. But I did have half … 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 #11: Chicken Pesto Pita


For something quick but delicious before running out the door for yet another away basketball game, I was excited to have everything necessary for a pita sandwich. With just a drizzle of olive oil in the saucepan, sear the pita … Continue reading

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