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Recipe Monday – Lemon Spice Mahi Mahi

This has been the most delicious way I’ve yet prepared Mahi Mahi. 4 mahi mahi filets, about 6 ounces each Seasoning (see instructions):Olive oilKosher saltGarlic powderOnion powderDried dill weedLemon pepperSweet Hungarian paprika 1 Tablespoon olive oil2 Tablespoons butter, divided use1/2 … Continue reading

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Kindergarten Kids – Eat your Food!

Problem: Sometimes, kids are picky eaters. And sometimes (like in my case) they just don’t like to eat at all. At 5 and a half, my kids stand at 44 and 43 inches respectively, and weigh 40 and 35 pounds. … Continue reading

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Recipe Monday – Easy Enchiladas

The other night I meant to make fajitas, but I didn’t have some of the ingredients. So, I found myself trying to make enchiladas for the first time in my life. And they were great!   1 lbs beef strips … Continue reading

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Recipe Monday – Mexican Chicken

I definitely need to make these again soon. A great twist on traditional Mexican, and really easy, too!     3 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves1/2 (20 ounce) jar salsa1/2 large red bell pepper, chopped1 tablespoons ground cumin1 tablespoons lemon … Continue reading

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Recipe Monday – Gorgonzola Mushroom Steak

If you’re looking for something a little different on your steak, this gorgonzola mushroom sauce is a great alternative to regular seasonings. Next time I make it, though, I will cut down on the recommended gorgonzola amount. The cheese is … Continue reading

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Recipe Monday – Easy Fajitas

I have a complicated fajita recipe I love, but this one does the trick in one-third the time! 2 red bell peppers or 2 green bell peppers, cut into strips (or one each)1 small onion, sliced3 cloves garlic, finely chopped1 … Continue reading

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Recipe Monday – Shrimp Pesto

This was pretty good for my first time out. 2 cups fresh basil leaves, packed1/2 cup freshly grated Parmesan-Reggiano or Romano cheese1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil1/3 cup pine nuts or walnuts3 medium sized garlic cloves, mincedSalt and freshly ground black … Continue reading

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Recipe Monday – Mushroom Mahi Mahi

2 tablespoons olive oil3 small onions, chopped4 cloves garlic, minced5 button mushrooms, sliced1 1/2 pounds mahi mahisalt and pepper to taste1/4 cup white cooking wine1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice1 teaspoon cornstarch2 tablespoons water In a large skillet, heat olive oil … Continue reading

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Recipe Monday – Easy Meat Turnovers

This meatpie uses a homemade version of “manwich” which is so good, especially for kids! Ingredients:   2 lb ground beef (80/20)1 1/2 large onions, chopped, about 2 cups total1 tsp garlic powder1/2 tsp onion powder2 Tbs fresh ground black pepper2 … Continue reading

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Recipe Monday – Sausage and Rice Dish

So, I don’t have an amazing name for this because I made it up myself, but it’s basically delicious, throw-everything-together fare.     It involves: Sausage Onions Peppers Diced Tomatoes Black Beans Cheddar Cheese Yellow Rice Salt Pepper Chicken or … Continue reading

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