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creamy potato soup

2 C mashed potatoes, leftover  •  2 C chicken stock 1 4oz can green chile, chopped or (3 freshly roasted and peeled) 1 T extra virgin olive oil  •  3 T half and half 2 garlic cloves, crushed  •  1 onion, diced  •  salt, to taste pepper, to taste  •  1/2 tsp chives, dried for… Continue reading creamy potato soup

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simple cranberry sauce

1 12oz pkg cranberries, fresh  •  1 C sugar  1 orange, medium size For those of you who make their own cranberry sauce you probably have a recipe similar to this, but many don’t think to add in the orange rind. There are some of you however, that have always bought the can of cranberries,… Continue reading simple cranberry sauce

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roasted garlic green beans with almonds

1 1-1 1/2 lb pkg green beans, frozen or fresh  •  4 garlic cloves, crushed 2-4 T extra virgin olive oil  •  2 T himalayan pink salt 1/4 C almonds, sliced or slivered Forget the usual green bean casserole, here is a little something different to add to your Thanksgiving Feast this year. Let’s cut… Continue reading roasted garlic green beans with almonds

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roasted sweet potato fries

4 medium sweet potatoes  •  2 T olive oil  •  1 T rosemary, dried •  1 1/2 tsp sea salt  •  1/2 tsp white pepper  •  1/4 tsp fresh nutmeg 1 T parsley, dried  •  1-1 gallon plastic bag I blog often about sweet potatoes, mainly because we eat them so much and there are… Continue reading roasted sweet potato fries

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sweet potato casserole

4 medium sweet potatoes  •  1/4 cup heavy whipping cream 1 egg  •  1 T butter, salted  •  1/2 tsp salt  •  1/4 tsp fresh nutmeg 1 tsp cinnamon  •  1 tsp orange zest 1/2 C rolled oats  •  1/2 C almond flour  •  1/4 C pecans, chopped 1 T flaxseed meal  •  2 T… Continue reading sweet potato casserole

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sloppy joe sliders

1.5 lb ground turkey  •  1 T extra virgin oil olive 1/2 an onion, minced  •  2 cloves garlic, minced 1-15oz can tomato sauce  •  2-3 T tomato paste 1 C water, warmed  •  1 T salt  •  white pepper to taste 2 pkgs mini-slider buns My kids go crazy over these sliders, they are… Continue reading sloppy joe sliders

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sweet potato and beef stew

1 1/2 lbs stew beef, cut into 1 inch chunks •  2 C green peas, frozen 2 C carrots, peeled & sliced  •  1 lb sweet potatoes, peeled & cubed 2 T olive oil  •  3 C green beans, frozen or fresh  •  1 onion, chopped 4 cloves garlic, minced  •  1 tsp salt  • … Continue reading sweet potato and beef stew