Category Archives: Dinner

Loaded purple potato

I thought I’d share an idea for an easy, but healthy lunch or supper. Everyone has heard of a loaded potato, but it doesn’t have to be with bacon, cheese, butter and sour cream. Here is an idea to switch … Continue reading

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Sweet and Spicy Crock Pot Chili

Even though it is practically summer and we finally have seen some warmer temps, we still have a few more days for Crock Pot meals before we put it completely away in favor of the grill. Especially on cool, rainy … Continue reading

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Orange Chicken

This is a take on healthy orange chicken. But let’s be honest for a hot minute. When I lived in Fargo, one of our favorite things was to hit up the Chinese buffet the day after a night of heavy … Continue reading

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Ground beef and bean quesadillas

I came across a recipe for beef and bean quesadillas and it seemed very basic, like a great foundation I could build upon. I added veggies and this is great for the nutritional value and to stretch out the servings … Continue reading

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Buffalo Chicken Meatballs

Man, we really, really love buffalo flavored anything. I love the spice. To keep it healthy, (save the deep fried wings for a special occasion) these are lean ground chicken meatballs with some added veggies and light toppings. You might … Continue reading

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Ham and feta stuffed chicken breasts

OK – I have never claimed to be a photographer. I love taking photos, but I am not trained at all. I do like to cook and bake and I am fairly OK at those two hobbies. This recipe turned … Continue reading

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Sausage and vegetable skillet dinner

I think it is always nice to cook your main meal in one skillet. No one likes dishes, right? I made this a couple weeks ago when my parents visited and I really enjoyed it. It is a hearty mix … Continue reading

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