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boursin cheese mashed potatoes

boursin cheese mashed potatoes

Boursin cheese mashed potatoes is a game changer to your side dish game. This simple side dish is easy to make but screams gourmet. For the past three years my husband and I have been cooking dinner for 20 or so of our close friends […]

Black Bean Butternut Squash Soup

Black Bean Butternut Squash Soup

This black bean butternut squash is easy to make and big on flavor. Lots of help from store bought ingredients makes for a quick meal. I have been on a butternut squash kick since I got back from Maine where I had a really good […]

Potato Leek and White Bean Soup

Potato Leek and White Bean Soup

This potato leek and white bean soup adds an unexpected ingredient to an old classic. White beans give this recipe a little something extra! I love potato soup.  I think because I have so many childhood memories of it.  My dad and I lived together […]

Butternut Squash Pasta

Butternut Squash Pasta

This butternut squash pasta is a perfect way to use fall squash. Blended in with a simple tomato sauce it is an easy way to change things up. We just got back from a trip to Portland Maine.  If you haven’t been – I highly […]

Roasted Garlic White Bean Soup

Roasted Garlic White Bean Soup

This roasted garlic white bean soup is easy to make and packed with flavor. Roasted garlic gives the soup that little something extra. It was soup Sunday and I was looking for an easy meal to make.  But I was all over the map on […]

Copycat Outback Potato Soup Recipe

Copycat Outback Potato Soup Recipe

  This copycat Outback potato soup is quick and easy to make.  Diced potatoes are paired with special seasonings for this replica of the original. When I first moved to metro-Detroit that was the first time I ever had been to Outback Steakhouse since we […]

Creamy Tomato Meat Sauce

Creamy Tomato Meat Sauce

This creamy tomato meat sauce tastes like meatballs in tomato cream sauce but without all the work. Simple to make yet big on flavor! Every now and then I get a craving for meatballs.  It’s so weird and it happened to me a lot when […]

Corn Poblano Chowder

Corn Poblano Chowder

  This corn poblano chowder is a perfect use for corn on the cob.  Paired with smoky bacon, lots of veggies and a little cheese it’s a perfect summer soup. Nothing screams summer more to me than corn on the cob.  But if you aren’t […]

Vegetarian Greek Bowls with Halloumi

Vegetarian Greek Bowls with Halloumi

These vegetarian Greek bowls are perfectly balanced with roasted veggies, toasted chickpeas, couscous and Halloumi cheese with a yogurt sauce.  Plus sheet pans make for an easy clean up!   I love making Greek or Medeterranean inspired foods.  Village salads are my favorite when we […]

Chive Twice Baked Potatoes

Chive Twice Baked Potatoes

These chive twice baked potatoes are the perfect side dish for anything.  Greek yogurt, cheese and chives make these potatoes full of flavor. One of my favorite meals in the summer is a good chicken Caesar salad.  The kind with homemade dressing and homemade croutons. […]


Soup

Black Bean Butternut Squash Soup

Black Bean Butternut Squash Soup

This black bean butternut squash is easy to make and big on flavor. Lots of help from store bought ingredients makes for a quick meal. I have been on a butternut squash kick since I got back from Maine where I had a really good […]

Potato Leek and White Bean Soup

Potato Leek and White Bean Soup

This potato leek and white bean soup adds an unexpected ingredient to an old classic. White beans give this recipe a little something extra! I love potato soup.  I think because I have so many childhood memories of it.  My dad and I lived together […]

Roasted Garlic White Bean Soup

Roasted Garlic White Bean Soup

This roasted garlic white bean soup is easy to make and packed with flavor. Roasted garlic gives the soup that little something extra. It was soup Sunday and I was looking for an easy meal to make.  But I was all over the map on […]

Copycat Outback Potato Soup Recipe

Copycat Outback Potato Soup Recipe

  This copycat Outback potato soup is quick and easy to make.  Diced potatoes are paired with special seasonings for this replica of the original. When I first moved to metro-Detroit that was the first time I ever had been to Outback Steakhouse since we […]

Corn Poblano Chowder

Corn Poblano Chowder

  This corn poblano chowder is a perfect use for corn on the cob.  Paired with smoky bacon, lots of veggies and a little cheese it’s a perfect summer soup. Nothing screams summer more to me than corn on the cob.  But if you aren’t […]