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Easy Chicken Pot Pie

We’re having a blizzard tonight, so it’s a night for comfort food. This chicken pot pie is my first attempt at the dish, so it’s a true concoction with lots of short cuts.  And since I don’t like biscuits (I know — what Southern girl doesn’t like biscuits!), I used crescent rolls on top. Ingredients: […]

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Strawberry Feast

Summertime is Strawberry Time.  I remember going as a little girl to a local patch with my Nanny and picking strawberries (popping them into my mouth instead of the little bucket she gave me), and relishing in winter the super-sweet strawberry jam she made the summers before.  Maybe this is why I love them so […]

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Herbed Halibut

This lemon-herb concoction is easy to whip up in a food processor and is great on fish or chicken. Ingredients: 2 1/2 lbs fresh wild Alaska halibut, cut into 8 fillets the peel of one lemon 6 sprigs of fresh organic thyme 1 handful of Italian parsley 1 tbs Land o’ Lakes light butter with canola […]

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General’s Mac and Cheese

One of my favorite single gal concoctions is to mix leftover General Tso’s Chicken and macaroni and cheese. So tonight, in collusion with a fellow culinary adventurer, I made this casserole featuring homemade mac and cheese, General’s Chicken, and broccoli. Ingredients: 1/4 cup butter 2 tbs flour 2 cups of 1% milk plus a little 1 […]

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