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TJ’s Hidden Veggie Minestrone

TJ’s Hidden Veggie Minestrone

I know the origins of Minestrone soup are sketchy and there’s no specific rule out there that says anyone’s version is right or wrong. All I can find is that it should have vegetables. Some say it should also have beans and zucchini and be served with noodles. Some are vegetarian, some aren’t. In an [...]

Quinoa Enchilada Bake

Quinoa Enchilada Bake

My friend recently introduced me to the wonderful world of quinoa. At first I thought it was merely health food and I didn’t want to have anything to do with it, but then I realized you can substitute it for almost any grain or pasta. Perfect! I like to think that we eat pretty healthy [...]

Delightful Cherry Pie

Delightful Cherry Pie

If you are looking for an alternative dessert for Christmas or any holiday gathering, this cherry pie is for you. I normally make it during the summer months because cherries are in season and that is when we have a lot of family get-togethers. When my mother-in-law mentioned how many pies she was making for [...]

Caramel Pecan Pie

Caramel Pecan Pie

If you like pecan pie you’ll really love this spin on the traditional recipe. The use of caramel in the base gives it an incredible taste and texture unlike any other pecan pie you’ve tried before. Ingredients: 36 caramel squares 1/4 cup half and half 1/4 cup white sugar 1/4 cup brown sugar 1/4 tsp [...]

Thanksgiving Lime Jello Parfait

Thanksgiving Lime Jello Parfait

Growing up, there was always one Thanksgiving dish that I looked forward to the most: my grandmother’s Lime Jello Parfait. My mom made it every year, and I’ve continued the tradition with my own family. It’s technically a dessert, but in keeping with tradition, we serve it with dinner instead of afterwards. The best part? [...]