Category Archives: corn

Turkey & Polenta Stuffed Poblanos

This meal is outside my typical comfort zone. Poblanos. Spicy tomato sauce. Carbs and meat combined. Things that are stuffed. Despite all the contradictions to my typical appetite, it stuck with me after I saw it in Real Simple and … Continue reading

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Throw Together Pasta: Version 4

Carbs are easily my favorite food group, and pasta is most definitely my favorite carb. Since I don’t care for tomato sauce on my pasta, I have to get creative making something that Andrew will like while still satisfying our … Continue reading

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Fish Chowder

It took me a while to find a soup that was “different” enough to get me out of my current soup rut, yet still make both Andrew and I happy.  While I was searching around on the Crockpot Lady’s blog, … Continue reading

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Creamed Corn

Last year, I printed out a recipe from cdkitchen, planning to make their Creamed Corn for Christmas Eve dinner. I ended up making so many other dishes that I didn’t need another vegetable. I’ve held onto the recipe all year. … Continue reading

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Corn Chowder with Kielbasa

This is Andrew’s favorite soup in my arsenal. His family loves it too, which always makes me feel so flattered. I make it often, just so I can get the compliments! The corn and kielbasa may seem like an odd … Continue reading

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Throw Together Pasta: Version 1

I make a lot of pasta, and when I use a recipe, I always try to post it with photos. What you don’t get to see, dear readers, is the behind-the-scenes magic that occurs when it’s 5:30 on a weeknight, … Continue reading

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Creamy Corn & Shrimp Risotto

It’s been quite some time since I made risotto, despite it being one of my favorite comfort foods. Tonight, I was definitely in the mood for some major comforting. Even though my menu plan read “Cream of Broccoli Soup” for … Continue reading

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Ciao Italia – The Feast of the Assumption

One of my very best friends came to visit me the weekend of August 14-17. Erin and I have been close since high school, and she is the first of my Connecticut friends to make the trek out since I … Continue reading

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Chipotle Pretzel Chicken with Southwest Corn Saute

One thing I will say for myself is that I am inventive! When it comes to pulling together dinner with very little direction, I can usually come up with something delicious. All I knew I wanted for dinner tonight was … Continue reading

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