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Simple, Garden Tomato Bisque

... Throughout the growing season, when the air is warm and fragrant and birds are abundant at the feeders, I am forever picking tomatoes from our vines. All different, heritage varieties grow in our humble vegetable patch, which with the help of the bees and other insects, tend to cross-pollinate. I don't mind that at… Continue reading Simple, Garden Tomato Bisque

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One Pan, Hearty Chicken and Potatoes

... This is a fantastic recipe for those nights when you need to get a hearty and delicious meal on the table fast. One pan, six ingredients and your appetite. That's it! Ingredients 4-6 bone-in pieces of chicken (with or without the skin) 6-8 red potatoes, cut into wedges 1/4 cup Italian dressing 1/2 cup… Continue reading One Pan, Hearty Chicken and Potatoes

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Nostalgic Chicken Enchiladas

... Having been raised just north of the Mexican border, I've enjoyed quite a bit of  'south of the border' cuisine. Ingredients for authentic, Hispanic recipes are abundant in that region, but up here in the true north, maybe not so much. I'm just a little farther away now. Haha So, what do I do… Continue reading Nostalgic Chicken Enchiladas