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Minestrone Soup

Ingredients  2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1 large onion, diced 4 cloves garlic, minced 2 stalks celery, diced 1 large carrot, diced 1/3 pound green beans, trimmed and cut into 1/2-inch pieces (about 1 1/2 cups) 1 teaspoon dried oregano 1 teaspoon dried basil Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper 1 28 -ounce can no-salt-added […]

Stuffed Peppers

    Stuffed Peppers   Ingredients 4  large green peppers 2  Tablespoons olive oil 1  lb. of ground beef 1/2 cup   onion, chopped 2 cups   rice 2  eggs well beaten 1/2 teaspoon  paprika 2 teaspoon  kosher salt 1/2 teaspoon  pepper 1 Tablespoon  Worcestershire sauce 15 oz  can of tomato sauce   Directions You need to […]

Sweet Potato Fries

So easy! Got this from a cocktail book. Expect to see a few of those on here soon. Ingredients: 6 sweet potatoes 1 T olive oil 1 t ground cinnamon 1 t paprika Kosher salt to taste Cooking: Preheat the oven to 350. These are going to cook low and slow. Wash the potatoes then […]

Sloppy Joes

The most important point I took away from this meal was to make your Joes sloppy. Forget being all neat, pretty, and balanced when it comes time to serve. Ingredients: Lots of ingredients, but they are all pretty simple 1 onion 2 celery stalks 1 medium zucchini 2 bell peppers 3 cloves of garlic 12 […]

Shrimp Cocktail

Shrimp Cocktail   Package of Frozen Shrimp I buy “Uncooked” “E-Z Peeled”  “Deveined”  21/25 shrimp per pound (usually sold in one pound packages) 1 Tablespoon of Kosher salt 1 cup of ketchup 1/4 cup of horseradish  (buy kind that is sold refrigerated) 1 wedge of lime Cooking Shrimp defrost shrimp according to instructions on package […]

Banana Bread

Banana Bread  dry: 2 cups flour 1/2 teas. baking soda 2 teas. baking powder 1 teas. cinnamon 4-5 grates of whole nutmeg 1/2 teas. salt 3/4 cup pecans or walnuts, chopped wet: 2 eggs 1/3 cup brown sugar 2/3 cup white sugar 1/2 cup yogurt (or sour cream) 2 or 3 small, ripe bananas (about […]

Mom’s Chili

Ingredients 4  Tablespoons olive oil 1  onion, chopped 4  stalks of celery, chopped 2  carrots, diced 3/4  cup frozen corn 3/4  cup frozen green beans, cut into small pieces 1  double size can of tomatoes (packed in tomato juice) 1  small can diced green chilies 1  can kidney beans, rinsed 1  can black beans, rinsed […]