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philly cheesesteak stuffed peppers

daisi - July 3, 2013
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I love a good philly cheesesteak sandwich. I mean, what’s not to love? Cheese, sauteed veggies, steak, delicious bread… oh so good. I’ve never attempted to make my own cheesesteak sandwich because it sounds labor intensive to slice the meat so thin. And I also don’t have a flattop to properly cook the meat. I have been eyeing these from the Little Kitchen, but haven’t …

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tabasco shrimp & sausage jambalaya

daisi - February 12, 2013

Last year we celebrated Fat Tuesday with our friends CJ & Chauntay. They made this fantastic jambalaya that I had to attempt myself this year. I actually made it last night, so I could share with you today. It is very easy and the flavors are incredible. I made it a little healthier by using brown rice and quinoa rather than white rice. {also check out this …

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Slow-Cooker Indian Curry

daisi - February 4, 2012

You know me and how much I love a slow-cooker recipe. And I love to try new things. The Crockpot 365 Blog is a great resource for finding delicious and easy recipes for your crockpot. I decided to try this Indian curry dish and it was pretty tasty. Full disclosure, I am more of a Thai curry person, than an Indian curry person. But as …

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Meatball Tortilla Soup

daisi - December 12, 2011

I love tortilla soup. I’m very picky about a few things in life, though, and tortilla soup is one of them. Hamburgers are another, but I’ll save that for another day. This tortilla soup passed my picky test and I loved the spicy flavor, as well as the change-up of meatballs in place of chicken. I originally came across this recipe on a great blog …

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Cinco de Mayo!

daisi - May 5, 2010

Happy Cinco de Mayo! Last night I celebrated Quatro de Mayo with $1 tacos and $2 tecates at El Guapo, a nice warm-up for the real deal tonight! In honor of the holiday, I thought I’d share a black bean salsa recipe I made the other day. It makes a LOT of salsa, so get ready to share. I hope I remember all of the …

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