Posted in Side Plates/Salads Vegetables

Eggplant with Peppers and Parmesan

This eggplant recipe will change the way you think of egg plant. Use it as a main dish or a side dish, it’s delicious any…

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Posted in Vegetables

Denise’s Corn Pudding

  Denise’s corn pudding recipe is from my wonderful Daughter. She’s fixed it a number of times and it’s always been delicious. Try It!Note: You…

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Posted in Vegetables

Vegetable Puff Pie

  This vegetable puff pie recipe is lite, fluffy and really good! Healthy dishes are always in style and this one tops them all.Note: You…

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Onion and Feta Cheese Frittata

  This onion and feta cheese frittata is similar to a Spanish frittata but without the ham or chorizo. The fresh basil and sun dried…

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Potatoes Savoyarde

  This potatoes Savoyarde recipe is adapted from James Beard’s, Menus for Entertaining, 1965. It’s an easy recipe but so delicious with butter and cheese…

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Potatoes in Cream and Basil

  This potatoes in cream and basil recipe is the French version of scalloped potatoes but just a little more involved and a bit richer….

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Posted in Blogs

Cajun and Creole Cooking

What’s a roux? The recipe for a Roux was brought to Louisiana by French and Acadian settlers over 200 years ago and has been the…

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Posted in Vegetables

Eggplant Parmesan

  This is an easy recipe for eggplant Parmesan even though it’s a two process procedure. First you bread and fry the eggplant and then…

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Posted in Hawaiian Seafood

Taro Seafood Cake

  This Taro cake recipe is a tasty Hawaiian side dish that I’m sure you and your guests will enjoy but I have to relate…

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Posted in Soups, Stews & Chowders

Spanish Gazpacho

  There are many varieties of Spanish gazpacho, I happen to like this one. It’s really great on a hot summer day, backed up with…

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Posted in Side Plates/Salads

Sweet Sour Red Cabbage

  This sweet sour red cabbage side dish is a great addition to your favorite diet. Filling and satisfying, it only has 57 calories per…

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Posted in Baked Goods & Desserts Italian


  This Calzone recipe comes from my Italian high school buddy. His mother used to make these Calzones all the time and I made sure…

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Asparagus & Snap Pea Salad

  This asparagus and snap pea salad is a healthy and delicious salad with a great lemon vinaigrette. The Dijon mustard gives it a little…

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Posted in Holidays & Special Events Vegetables

Sauteed Carrots

  These sauteed carrots are buttery and delicious. They don’t take long to prepare so they can be one of the last things you have…

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Posted in Holidays & Special Events Vegetables

Garlic Mashed Potatoes

  Garlic mashed potatoes! What a match, with the sausage dressing topped with gravy or butter, butter, butter…And for the leftovers, here’s a tip…set out…

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Posted in Holidays & Special Events Vegetables

Candied Sweet Potatoes

  This candied sweet potato recipe is famous throughout the south, especially in the sweet potato states. It’s an easy recipe but still a delicious…

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Posted in Holidays & Special Events Vegetables

Mamas Cooked Cabbage

  This cooked cabbage recipe is from down home where we had this dish on New Years Day along with Hoppin John and fried pork…

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Posted in Holidays & Special Events Vegetables

Asparagus in Dill Butter

  This asparagus in dill butter recipe is done in a skillet on the stove top because your oven will probably be full. It’s easy…

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