Category Archives: Main Dish

Easy Egg Rolls

I’ve had a hankering for Chinese food this week. Not in the mood to order in or go out, I turned to my trusty recipe for homemade egg rolls. These are a simple weeknight meal to make and take no … Continue reading

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Basil Pesto

Phew, it has been far too long since my last post, I apologize. We have been spending any and all free time enjoying summer, which suddenly arrived here in North Dakota. Speaking of summer, one of my favorite things about … Continue reading

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Pot Stickers

As I have said before, we love Asian cuisine in our household. We cook something Asian at least once a week. I found this recipe in a cookbook that I checked out from the library, Williams Sonoma Cooking at Home. … Continue reading

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Beer Mac & Cheese

Do I have your attention? Beer AND macaroni and cheese…together? Um, yeah. This idea all started on Mother’s Day. I decided that I was taking the day off from pretty much every household duty on Mother’s Day. That included cooking, … Continue reading

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Chicken Salad Sandwiches

Well, since it is a holiday weekend coming up, I thought I’d post this recipe because I plan to serve it to my guests. My parents live about an hour away in the “lakes” area of Minnesota, which is fairly close, … Continue reading

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Potato Bacon Pizza

There are some things that I am okay with taking the shortcut on (like boxed cake mixes and Cheez-Its…yes there are recipes for homemade Cheez-Its!) but pizza dough is not one of them. We rarely order pizza delivered to our house. … Continue reading

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Shrimp Tempura

We ‘heart’ Asian cuisine in our household. I giggle a little bit inside as I type “cuisine.” You see, my two-year old daughter has a slight obsession with the book character, Fancy Nancy. She uses the word cuisine in one … Continue reading

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