Category Archives: potatoes

Sausage & Potato Empanadas

I am an overachiever. If you know me personally, you’ve seen that this trait of mine has its pros and its cons. When it comes to my kitchen activities, it means that I often opt to try new recipes for … Continue reading

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Gorgonzola-Spinach Turkey Burgers with Sweet Potato Fries

In my meal planning post, I promised to share the recipe for my gorgonzola-spinach turkey burgers. Colorful, healthy, and filling, these burgers have it all. Andrew likes to eat them on whole wheat toast, but I’m just as happy to … 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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Turkey Pot Pie

I’ve presented several versions of pot pie before.  In the past, they’ve always been a “cheater” version that uses canned/frozen ingredients, which is a departure from my usual style of fresh produce and “from scratch” sauces.  The notion of a … Continue reading

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Lamb Stew

I love making soups, but Andrew and I were getting tired of all my old standbys.  I hit Google, and before I knew it, decided to make lamb stew.  From there, I decided to seek out a recipe that let … 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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Ham, Brie, & Green Apple Panini with Homemade Potato Chips

While Andrew and I were saving for our wedding, I got a waitressing job to help out with expenses.  I ended up meeting some amazing people and eating some fantastic food.  The Grill was a really great restaurant with a … Continue reading

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Creamy Cauliflower Soup with Andouille and Spinach

Pictures don’t do this soup justice.  Smoky andouille sausage, crisp cauliflower florets, and vibrant fresh spinach combine in this rich, velvety soup that’s easy enough to throw together on a weeknight.  The bonus?  It’s not half bad for you! While … Continue reading

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Baked Stuffed Pork Chops with Grainy Mustard Mashed Potatoes

I’ve been trying to use up the contents of my chest freezer – I find that things fall to the bottom and linger there forever, so I have to make a concentrated effort to prevent that from happening.  One of … Continue reading

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Cheddar Bacon Mashed Potatoes

It’s a simple fact that I am a carb girl.  I love my pasta, my bread, my rice…and my potatoes.  Oh, potatoes, how I love thee.  Let me count the ways.  Baked, scalloped, french fried, roasted, MASHED.  Let’s stop there.  … Continue reading

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