Tag Archives: Grains, Potatoes, Pasta


Tabouli is a Middle Eastern dish that I became aware of at a party given by some friends, who had it catered from a Middle Eastern restaurant.  I immediately loved the creamy texture of this salad, with the delicate flavors … Continue reading

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Potato Salad

I’ve said this often on my blog, and to people when discussing recipes: There are many variations to any recipe. I really believe that recipes, in all their variations, are as personal as fingerprints. And, in essence, a recipe really … Continue reading

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Classic Macaroni And Cheese

I’m putting this recipe up for those that have been looking for a Mac and Cheese recipe, with a béchamel sauce, instead of the version I prefer (The Lady’s Cheese Mac).  Enjoy!     Classic Macaroni And Cheese Recipe from: … Continue reading

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Sausage and Rice Stuffed Peppers

This dish is a quick and easy one to put together, and excellent for lunch the next day. You can use any kind of sausage you like (though I’d not use a American ‘breakfast sausage’ type. This recipe comes from … Continue reading

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Roosamanna (Semolina Pudding) (Our Thanksgiving dessert)

Thanksgiving dessert is traditionally pumpkin pie.  I was all prepared to make it for our Thanksgiving – all the ingredients purchased and ready to go… that is until my son insisted on Roosamanna.  It’s a simple dessert, and one that … Continue reading

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A bit about Oatmeal

Not being much of a fan of oatmeal porridge, I never made it for my son.. not since he was an infant. However, over the last couple of years, he has really grown to like the “instant-flavored” packets that are … Continue reading

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The Best Macaroni and Cheese – The Lady's Cheesy Mac

I’m not an overly huge fan of Macaroni and Cheese.  I grew up eating the Kraft-Powdered-Cheese-Add-Milk-Add Butter stuff.  Not the worst thing in the world to eat..but close to it ;P  My mothers version was umm.. interesting.. a concoction of processed cheese and … Continue reading

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