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Guacamole

Cinco De Mayo Celebrations… Ingredients 6 avocados 1/4 tablespoon olive oil 2 lemons, juiced 1 teaspoon salt, to taste 1/2 cup chopped tomato 1/4 cup chopped white onion Directions Halve and pit the avocados. With a tablespoon, scoop out the … Continue reading

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Pepper Jack Grits Poppers

So yummy and as always, forgot to take pictures… Ingredients 1 cup hot cooked grits 1 cup (4 oz.) freshly shredded pepper Jack cheese 1/2 cup shredded Parmesan cheese 2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro 1 garlic clove, pressed 18 to … Continue reading

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Sweet-and-Sour Meatballs

Ingredients • 3/4 pound extra-lean ground beef • 3/4 pound ground turkey • 1 small onion, minced • 1/4 cup egg substitute • 1/2 cup Italian-seasoned breadcrumbs • 3/4 cup ketchup • 1/3 cup white vinegar • 1/4 cup low-sodium … Continue reading

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Crab Cake Hush Puppies…

Ingredients 1 cup self-rising white cornmeal mix 1/2 cup self-rising flour 3 green onions, thinly sliced 1/2 cup finely chopped red bell pepper 1 tablespoon sugar 1/4 teaspoon salt 8 ounces fresh lump crabmeat, picked 1 large egg 3/4 cup … Continue reading

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Hummingbird Cake

I haven’t seen this recipe in a long time…  It is a very tasty cake…  I had to share it…  I may not be baking any time soon due to sugar reduction, but I will probably make it in my next … Continue reading

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Mexican Dip

Made this for Easter: Ingredients 2 8 oz cream cheese, softened ¼ cup of milk 1 package of taco seasoning mix      (can be spicy or mild) 1 jar of salsa (can also be spicy or mild) 1 bag of Montgomery-Jack … Continue reading

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Coconut Toffee Macadamia Cookies

Ingredients: 1 cup (2 sticks) butter, softened 1 cup packed light brown sugar 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1 egg 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 (14-ounce) package sweetened flaked coconut 6 ounces chopped macadamia nuts 1 (8-ounce) … Continue reading

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Orange Biscuit Coffee Rolls

Makes: 10 servings Serving size: 2  biscuits Yield: 20 biscuits Prep 15 mins Cool 30 mins to 45 mins Bake 375°F 30 mins  Ingredients: 1-1/4 Cup sugar 1 Tablespoon finely shredded orange peel 1/3 Cup orange juice (2) 10 oz … Continue reading

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Texas-Style Barbecued Beef Brisket

Ingredients 1 large sweet onion, sliced 3 garlic cloves, chopped 1 tablespoon chili powder 1 tablespoon jarred beef soup base 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce 1 teaspoon ground cumin 1/2 teaspoon pepper 1 1/2 teaspoons hickory liquid smoke 1 (2- to … Continue reading

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Scalloped Sweet Potato Stacks

I simply love sweet potato…  Saw this recipe and had to share… Ingredients: 1-1/2 pounds small sweet potatoes, peeled and thinly sliced 2 teaspoons chopped fresh thyme, divided 1 cup (4 oz.) freshly shredded mozzarella cheese, divided* 2/3 cup heavy … Continue reading

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