January 2nd, 2017

RECIPE ARCHIVES

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Apricot, Almond and Quinoa Salad

Posted on Jun 27th, 2011

If you haven't tried quinoa, you should!  This is one of my favorite quinoa salads.  Although quinoa isn't a grain, you can use…

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Bacon and Tomato Cups

Posted on Apr 24th, 2012

This is one of the first appetizer recipes I made after getting married.  And if I'm still making it 18 years later, you know it must be…

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Baked Buffalo Chicken Taquitos

Posted on Jul 28th, 2012

I've seen several recipes for Buffalo Chicken Taquitos on Pinterest lately, but none of them were exactly what I was looking for, so I made a…

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Baked Pumpkin French Toast with Cinnamon Whipped Cream

Posted on Nov 7th, 2012

There's nothing better than a delicious breakfast that's ready to pop in the oven when you wake up in the morning.  I was worried that this…

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Baked Spaghetti with Cream Cheese & French Fried Onions

Posted on Jan 6th, 2012

I have been looking for a very long time for a baked spaghetti dish that is more than just spaghetti and sauce thrown into a casserole dish.  This…

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Baklava Bites

Posted on Dec 12th, 2014

If you've ever made baklava, you know it can be a tedious process. Well, now you can have all the flavors of baklava without all the work, thanks to…

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Balsamic Chicken

Posted on Jan 7th, 2011

I'm always looking for quick and easy chicken dishes (aren't we all?), and dinner does not get any easier than this Balsamic Chicken. This truly is…

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Banana Cinnamon Chip Coffee Cake

Posted on Sep 4th, 2012

Forget regular old banana bread!  This banana cake is amazing, thanks to the wonderful layers of sugary, nutty streusel.  My…

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Basil Chicken with Coconut Curry Sauce

Posted on Feb 19th, 2012

Coconut milk based curries are one of my absolute favorites, and this Basil Chicken with Coconut Curry Sauce is no exception.The slightly…

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Best Ever Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread

Posted on Oct 25th, 2011

I've tried a lot of pumpkin bread recipes and this one never fails me.  I prefer to make it in mini loaf pans or muffin tins and decrease…

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BLT Pasta

Posted on Jan 21st, 2011

This BLT pasta was a big hit at my house! Okay, some of my picky eaters removed the tomatoes, but they don't know what they were missing.…

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Blueberry Coffeecake Muffins

Posted on Feb 22nd, 2014

Two of my favorite breakfast treats--coffeecake and blueberry muffins--come together in this fabulous recipe. Really, these muffins are like little…

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Blueberry Crumb Cake

Posted on May 27th, 2010

This blueberry crumb cake is unbelievably good, considering the simple ingredient list. It's not too sweet and has a fabulous texture.…

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Blueberry Pie Bars

Posted on Aug 7th, 2015

If you love the idea of fresh blueberry pie without all the work, then these blueberry pie bars are for you! With a delicious buttery crust and…

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Browned Butter Cinnamon Spice Rice Krispies Treats

Posted on Oct 2nd, 2011

Sure, these are a little more work than your basic Rice Krispies treats, but it is so worth it!  My husband, who claimed he would not like these,…

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Brussels Sprouts & Bacon Salad with Cranberries

Posted on Dec 6th, 2012

If you're looking for a fresh new way to serve Brussels sprouts, then I've got the perfect recipe for you! This Brussels Sprouts and Bacon Salad with…

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Buffalo Chicken Potato Soup

Posted on Feb 15th, 2014

As a food blogger, I don't repeat recipes very often. I've made this soup Buffalo Chicken Potato Soup three times in one month. That's how good it…

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BYU Mint Brownies

Posted on Mar 15th, 2011

Back in the day, I attended Brigham Young University.  One of the most popular items at the campus cafeteria were these mint brownies. …

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Cafe Rio Shredded Pork Salad

Posted on Mar 7th, 2011

*This is one of the first recipes I posted on Let's Dish.  I recently recieved a different version of the recipe from my mom, which is much…

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Candy Bar Pretzel Bites

Posted on Dec 10th, 2015

I really don't want to exaggerate here, but these Candy Bar Pretzel Bites may just be the best thing to ever happened to my holiday recipe…

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Caprese Panini

Posted on Aug 7th, 2011

It's that time of year where my garden is producing an abundance of basil and tomatoes, and these Caprese Panini sandwiches are one of my favorite…

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Caprese Pasta Salad

Posted on Jun 30th, 2012

If you love the flavors of caprese salad, you'll love this light, fresh pasta version too.  I have tons of basil and tomatoes in my garden right…

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Caramel Eggnog Poke Cake

Posted on Nov 18th, 2015

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Eagle Brand I received product samples as well as a promotional item to…

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Caramel Havarti with Candied Pecans

Posted on Feb 26th, 2015

PARTNER POST - Get creative with any of Castello's uniquely crafted cheeses. Click here for a $1 off coupon to create your own gourmet masterpiece.…

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Cheesy Quinoa Cakes

Posted on Jan 9th, 2012

Now that I've discovered quinoa cakes, I could be a vegetarian. Except for bacon. But seriously, these quinoa cakes are that good!Even my…

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Chewy Pretzel Bites

Posted on May 20th, 2011

My kids think these are the best thing to ever happen around here.  And to be honest, so do I.  You could, of course, make…

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Chicken Chilaquiles

Posted on May 28th, 2010

Are you sick of recipes from Martha Stewart yet?  Well, Chicken Chilaquiles is another one of my new favorite recipes from her Great Food…

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Chicken Stuffing and Swiss Bake

Posted on Nov 18th, 2016

If  you're planning ahead for those Thanksgiving leftovers, then this Chicken Stuffing and Swiss Bake is the recipe for you. Although it calls for…

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Chile Rellenos Burgers

Posted on May 16th, 2016

Summer is right around the corner! Which means it's time to dust off the backyard barbecue and get ready for some delicious grilling recipes. We've…

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Chili Cheese Frito Frittata

Posted on Jan 4th, 2014

Any time I can come up with an excuse to serve Chili Cheese Fritos for breakfast (or lunch, or dinner), I'm in! Frittatas are also one of my family's…

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Chocolate Fudge Sauce

Posted on Jun 23rd, 2010

Why buy fudge sauce when it's this easy to make you're own?  Since it keeps in the refrigerator for so long, I usually double this recipe. …

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Chocolate Orange Nutella Pancakes

Posted on Feb 3rd, 2015

International Pancake Tuesday is coming up on February 17 and if you ask me, that's a foodie holiday worth celebrating! One of our favorite pancake…

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Chocolate Peppermint Ice Cream Pie & a Giveaway

Posted on Dec 8th, 2014

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HolidayMadeSimple #CollectiveBiasWe…

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Chocolate Raspberry Layer Cake with Ganache Frosting

Posted on Feb 6th, 2013

I should be clear right off the bat.  Layer cakes are not my forte.  Not at all.  But this cake turned out beautifully.  Baking…

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Cinnamon Biscones

Posted on Apr 15th, 2013

I can't even begin to tell you how excited I am about this recipe!  I have never had much luck with scones--mine always turn out way too dry and…

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Cinnamon Caramels

Posted on Feb 9th, 2011

I'm not a big candy maker, mostly because of all that waiting and stirring.  I didn't even own a candy thermometer until I saw these caramels over…

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Citrus Doodle Cookies

Posted on Mar 1st, 2015

I wanted to start the month of March by sharing a recipe that reminded me of Spring, and these Citrus Doodle Cookies, loaded with orange and lemon…

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Coca-Cola Cake

Posted on Jan 25th, 2010

This is a yummy, gooey chocolatey cake with a hint of cola flavor.  I really like it warm from the oven.  I'm told not to use diet cola or regular…

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Coconut Chocolate Pecan Pie

Posted on Nov 18th, 2013

I love a good pecan pie. It's right up there with pumpkin on my list of favorite Thanksgiving desserts. But I think I love this Coconut…

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Coconut Layer Cake

Posted on Apr 7th, 2010

This cake is so delicious! And starting with a boxed cake mix make it so easy. You can even use frozen whipped topping instead of whipping your…

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Coleslaw with Creamy Cumin Lime Vinaigrette

Posted on Apr 11th, 2014

I love coleslaw! The rest of my family, not so much. But even they had to admit that this particular coleslaw is pretty darn good. If you ask me,…

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Cookies and Cream Pie

Posted on Sep 14th, 2016

I think it's pretty safe to say that cookies and cream is a pretty popular flavor for just about any dessert. Ice cream, cheesecake, you name it,…

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Cornbread Crusted Chicken with Jalapeno Popper Sauce

Posted on Apr 6th, 2011

If you love chicken with a crispy coating, then I've got a must-try recipe for you. This Cornbread Crusted Chicken was pretty darn good, but…

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Cranberry Pecan Spread with Rosemary and a Hamilton Beach Food Processor Giveaway

Posted on Dec 7th, 2014

This is a sponsored post for Hamilton Beach. All opinions stated are my own.A good food processor is one of the most important appliances in my…

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Cranberry Pistachio Bread with Bob’s Red Mill Flour

Posted on Nov 6th, 2014

I love giving homemade food gifts for the holidays. Taking the time and effort to make a favorite treat or baked good, like this Cranberry Pistachio…

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Cranberry Waldorf Salad

Posted on Nov 29th, 2009

If you're looking for a unique way to serve cranberries at this year's Thanksgiving feast, then look no further than this Cranberry Waldorf…

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Cream Cheese Chicken Enchiladas

Posted on Nov 1st, 2012

We eat a lot of enchiladas at our house, and these Cream Cheese Chicken Enchiladas are a new family favorite!In the words of my 12 year-old,…

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Creamy Bacon Mac & Cheese

Posted on Oct 14th, 2012

Oh my, this Creamy Bacon Mac and Cheese is soooo good!  I dare say it's the best macaroni and cheese I've ever made. Although it definitely…

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Creamy Chicken Gnocchi Soup

Posted on Jan 15th, 2015

This time of year, we have soup for dinner several times a week, and this Creamy Chicken Gnocchi Soup is a new favorite.There aren't many ways I…

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Creamy Chicken Picasso

Posted on Apr 19th, 2013

This Creamy Chicken Picasso is hands-down the best chicken dish I've made in a long time, and my family wholeheartedly agrees.The creamy sauce is…

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Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup

Posted on Jan 4th, 2015

Tortilla soup is one of my favorite meals on a cold day. It's so versatile (use more or less spice, or leave out the chicken for a vegetarian…

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Creamy Habanero Sauce

Posted on Sep 20th, 2010

There's a local Mexican restaurant that's famous for it's creamy habanero sauce.  And they're not giving out the recipe.  So I decided to…

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Creamy Jalapeno Ranch Dip

Posted on Sep 7th, 2015

My back yard garden got off to a slow start this year. So I was quite surprised this week when I spotted five jalapenos ready to be picked all at…

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Creamy Wild Rice Turkey Soup

Posted on Nov 26th, 2012

This is my favorite way to use up leftover Thanksgiving turkey!  My husband loves it too, and so do the kids (even with the brown rice and…

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Crispy Slow Cooker Carnitas

Posted on May 4th, 2013

I've tried a lot of pork taco recipes. A lot. And these Crispy Slow Cooker Carnitas are by far my favorite pork taco filling!  The flavors…

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Cuban Sandwiches (Slow Cooker)

Posted on Mar 10th, 2011

My husband took one bite of these Slow Cooker Cuban Sandwiches and with his mouth full exclaimed, "This is good!" That's how I know I have a…

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Dill Pickle Roast Beef (Slow Cooker)

Posted on Apr 4th, 2016

Okay friends, stick with me on this one. I thought Dill Pickle Roast Beef sounded a little odd at first too. But then I though about a delicious…

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Easy Baked Mac and Cheese

Posted on Apr 16th, 2012

I originally posted this recipe a few years ago, but I've made some minor changes since then and wanted to share it again.  I've tried a lot of…

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Easy Garlic Chicken

Posted on Aug 14th, 2012

Just as the name suggest, this Easy Garlic Chicken really is easy. And I don't know anyone who has ever complained about having too many easy…

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Easy Hasselback Potatoes (Davidson Potatoes)

Posted on May 11th, 2014

If you've ever tried making those Hasselback potatoes that are all the rage on Pinterest, you've learned how difficult it is. Cutting the potatoes…

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Easy Marinated Olives

Posted on Jul 16th, 2015

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Ball Park. The opinions and text are all mine. There are so many reasons to throw a back…

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Easy Peanut Butter Fudge

Posted on May 22nd, 2012

This is one of the first recipes I shared at Let's Dish.  I realized recently I hadn't made it in awhile and decided to whip up a…

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Easy Rosemary Focaccia Bread

Posted on Nov 7th, 2009

I don't make a lot of homemade yeast bread. Mostly because I never remember to start it in time for dinner. But this Easy Focaccia Bread is…

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Easy Sesame Noodles

Posted on Sep 13th, 2010

Every time I make these Easy Sesame Noodles I find myself wondering how something so quick and easy can be so delicious.These noodles take less…

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Easy Three Ingredient Peppermint Bark Cookies

Posted on Dec 17th, 2011

I don't know how many unsuccessful attempts I've made at peppermint bark in my life.  I love the idea, but it never works for me.  These…

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Easy Vegetarian Tortilla Soup

Posted on Nov 17th, 2010

It looks like a long list of ingredients, but really you're just throwing everything into a pot, so this soup comes together in no time.  It…

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Edamame and Black Bean Salad

Posted on Oct 17th, 2011

I recently bought a salad like this from my local supermarket deli and new I had to try and recreate it at home.  I'm not going to lie, my…

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Favorite Egg Salad

Posted on Apr 22nd, 2011

With Easter just around the corner, I'm expecting to have an excess of hard boil eggs.  If I don't use them to make Deviled Eggs, then I'll be using…

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French Toast Cupcakes with Maple Frosting and Bacon Sprinkles

Posted on Mar 7th, 2011

When I saw these posted on my friend Amy's Facebook page, I had to make them immediately! Admittedly, they are not for everyone.  My…

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Fresh Strawberry Mint Gelato

Posted on Jul 5th, 2014

During our most recent summer vacation, I had the pleasure of trying some amazing strawberry mint gelato. I haven't been able to stop thinking about…

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Frozen Blueberry Cream Pie

Posted on Aug 15th, 2016

If I had to choose my family's favorite dessert category, it would be pie. Specifially, cream pie. In fact, most of my boys will choose pie over cake…

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Garden Fresh Salsa with Roasted Jalapenos (Market Monday)

Posted on Sep 2nd, 2013

Of all the things I make with produce from my garden, this salsa is the hands-down favorite. I don't know why, but my children--who would normally…

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Glen’s Famous Brownies

Posted on Mar 28th, 2010

Years ago, when we were first married, my husband began a quest to find a really great brownie recipe. Definitely not something cake-like. …

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Grandma’s Secret Pie Crust

Posted on Nov 16th, 2011

I confess, making pie crust frightens me a bit.  This isn't my grandma's recipe, but it's definitely my go-to pie crust…

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Greek Pasta Salad

Posted on Jul 14th, 2011

This is one of my favorite pasta salad recipes. I'm not sure what's Greek about pepperoni, but I'm not complaining. I've recently discovered that…

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Greek Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

Posted on May 19th, 2014

The weather has finally started warming up here in Colorado, and I'm finding myself more in the mood for light, healthy dishes like this Greek Salad…

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Grilled Barbecue Pork Tenderloin

Posted on Jan 23rd, 2015

Just because it's cold in Colorado right now doesn't mean we stop grilling. We bundle up and face the elements so we can enjoy our favorite…

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Grilled Sesame Chicken Kabobs

Posted on Jun 21st, 2010

Every weekend, on of my boys helps me plan and prepare dinner.  These Grilled Sesame Chicken Kabobs were my nine year-old's choice this…

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Ham Fried Rice

Posted on Jan 11th, 2010

I don't know what they put in Chinese take out that makes it taste so good, but rarely am I able to replicate the flavors in my own kitchen.  This…

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Homemade Chicken and Dumplings

Posted on Feb 25th, 2013

I never had much luck with dumplings until I found this recipe.  The key, I believe, is that the dumplings are rolled thin, rather than dropped…

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Homemade Chocolate Covered Cherries

Posted on Dec 14th, 2014

My husband is a chocolate covered cherry fanatic, so I always make sure to stock up during the holidays. I'd never considered making them at home,…

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Homemade Dulce de Leche

Posted on Dec 7th, 2010

Can you believe this only has one ingredient? And that it's so easy to make?  It does take time, of course, but once that pot of water is…

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Homemade Pancake Mix

Posted on Feb 28th, 2011

These pancakes are so much better than pancakes from a store-bought pancake mix--and almost as easy to make! Just keep the mix stored in an…

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Homemade Three Musketeer Bars

Posted on Jun 24th, 2010

I found this recipe at Eclectic Whatnot and it looked so simple I just had to give it a try.  I was skeptical that these would…

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Homesteader Cornbread

Posted on Oct 26th, 2009

If you're looking for a recipe for moist, delicious cornbread, this is it!  I can't explain the science behind letting the cornmeal sit in the…

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Honey Lime Chicken Enchiladas

Posted on Apr 9th, 2012

I'm always looking for new and different enchilada recipes, and these Honey Lime Chicken Enchiladas have become a family favorite.The…

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Honey Lime Chicken Taquitos

Posted on Jan 27th, 2015

My boys are huge fans of taquitos, and these Honey Lime Chicken Taquitos are one of our family favorites.They're based on these Honey Lime…

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Hot Ham and Cheese Mini Sandwiches

Posted on Jan 5th, 2010

These little sandwiches are quick and easy to put together, and go over well with kids and adults.  For an added kick, try spreading some…

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Individual No-Bake Nutella Cheesecakes

Posted on Apr 12th, 2012

There are so many things I love about this recipe--the individual servings, the ease, the chocolate, the Nutella!  To be honest,…

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Italian Queso Dip

Posted on Feb 3rd, 2017

The Big Game is right around the corner, and when it comes to game day food, there's nothing I love more than a good queso dip. This year, I decided…

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Jalapeno Artichoke Dip

Posted on Jul 21st, 2016

Every time I go shopping at Costco, I pass by these big tubs of Jalapeno Artichoke Dip and think about how good they look. But I never buy…

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Jumbo Sausage Ravioli with Creamy Marinara Sauce

Posted on Sep 16th, 2011

I'm so excited about this Jumbo Sausage Ravioli with Creamy Marinara Sauce, I'm posting it the very night I made it!  Everyone in my family…

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Lazy Sunday Casserole

Posted on Mar 17th, 2012

I knew when I spotted this Lazy Sunday Casserole on Pinterest, it was going to be good.  I had no idea how good.  And the rest of the family…

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Marinated London Broil

Posted on Nov 4th, 2010

I've tried a lot of marinades for flank steak, but this Marinated London Broil is my favorite. It's a great way to prepare an inexpensive and…

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Mason Jar Lemon Meringue Pies

Posted on Apr 3rd, 2015

I confess, lemon meringue pie is a dessert that's always challenged me. Soggy crust and weepy meringue are usually the issues I run into. It just…

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Mini No-Bake Key Lime Cheesecakes

Posted on Mar 12th, 2013

These tasty (and adorable) little no-bake key lime cheesecakes are a perfect dessert to serve all spring and summer long! They're especially great…

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Mouthwatering Stuffed Mushrooms

Posted on Nov 29th, 2009

Truthfully, I'm not a huge fan of mushrooms, but I love these Mouthwatering Stuffed Mushrooms! And when I say I love the, I mean, a lot!Mushroom…

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No Melt Ice Cream Sandwiches

Posted on Jul 26th, 2013

Okay, technically these might get pretty soft--if you left them sitting out for awhile. Not like ice cream melts though. They'd turn into more of a…

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No-Bake Apple Pie Icebox Cake

Posted on Oct 22nd, 2013

This apple cake is completely different (in a really good way) from any other apple dessert I've ever tried. It features all of the flavors of apple…

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Old Fashioned Buttermilk Biscuits

Posted on Oct 26th, 2009

My mother-in-law shared this recipe for buttermilk biscuits soon after my husband and I were married. It was first shared by her grandmother, who was…

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Old Fashioned Election Cake

Posted on Nov 4th, 2016

I was scrolling through my Facebook feed last week when I came across a post about Election Cake. I was intrigued. I mean, if there was ever an…

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Orange and Blue Broncos Themed Superbowl Party Menu

Posted on Jan 24th, 2014

Living in Colorado, I couldn't be more excited about planning this year's Super Bowl party menu! I've been busy coming up with some fabulous orange…

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Orange Creamsicle Dessert Bars

Posted on May 16th, 2012

My husband is a huge fan of both Jell-O and Orange Creamsicles, so I knew he'd love this dessert.  And he wasn't the only one!  It really…

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Oreo Brownie Trifle

Posted on Oct 6th, 2015

If you love Oreos, and you love brownies (and who doesn't?), then you're definitely going to love this Oreo Brownie Trifle. It combines two of my…

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Orzo Chicken Salad

Posted on Mar 21st, 2010

This is like a cross between a chicken salad and a pasta salad.  It makes a lot, so if you aren't feeding a crowd, you may want to half the…

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Oscar Party Caramel Popcorn

Posted on Feb 18th, 2011

The Oscars are coming up at the end of the month, and this caramel popcorn would be a perfect treat for any Oscar party.  I'm not having a party…

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Panko Parmesan Crusted Cod with Lemon Cream Sauce

Posted on Mar 13th, 2015

My oldest child has always been a picky eater, but one thing he has loved from a young age is fish. Which means I learned early on to…

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Pantry Blondies

Posted on Jan 7th, 2010

Imagine a cross between a moist, chewy brownie and a chocolate chip cookie.  That's what these blondies taste like!  You're…

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Parmesan Garlic Roasted Potatoes

Posted on Oct 19th, 2010

These potatoes are a good example of how keeping it simple is often best.  There aren't a lot of fancy ingredients, but they taste fabulous and…

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Peanut Butter Cup Rice Krispies Treats

Posted on Apr 19th, 2012

Rice Krispie treats are always a hit!  And the addition of chocolate and peanut butter only makes them better.  I find that store brand…

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Peanut Butter Pie

Posted on Apr 13th, 2010

I made this peanut butter dip recently, and kept thinking how, with a few adjustments, it would make a great pie filling.  So I…

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Pecan Pie Coffee Cake

Posted on Nov 24th, 2014

Mornings are pretty hectic around here, so I don't often make a big breakfast, but when we get a break from our busy schedule, I love making…

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Peppermint Truffle Brownies

Posted on Dec 4th, 2010

I saw these truffle brownies awhile back and thought they might be fun for the holidays with a little peppermint topping. They require…

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Pepperoni Pizza Pull-Apart Bread

Posted on Jan 27th, 2012

The Super Bowl is right around the corner, and this Pepperoni Pizza Pull-Apart Bread is sure to be a hit with everyone at your party, kids and…

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Pizza Rolls

Posted on Dec 23rd, 2009

These pizza rolls are a big hit with kids and grown-ups alike.  They're perfect as an appetizer or a main dish.  On my last trip to the…

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Pomegranate White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Posted on Dec 7th, 2011

I've tried a lot of over-rated Christmas cookies over the years.  This is not one of them.  These cookies are amazing, and are quickly…

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Poutine (French Fries with Cheese Curds and Gravy)

Posted on Jul 1st, 2014

Today is Canada Day, so in honor of my Canadian husband, I'm sharing a uniquely Canadian dish: poutine (pronounced poo-teen). It's French fries…

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Pulled Pork Wonton Cups with Dr Pepper Glaze

Posted on Jan 5th, 2015

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PassThePepper #CollectiveBias. We watch a…

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Pumpkin Chip Cream Pie

Posted on Nov 12th, 2013

My 9 year-old took one bite of this Pumpkin Chip Cream Pie and said (with his mouth full of pie), "Yum!" I reminded him that he doesn't like…

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Queso Blanco Dip {White Queso}

Posted on Mar 22nd, 2011

If there's one thing I can't resist, is warm, cheesy queso dip, and this homemade Queso Blanco is one of my favorites! I mean, what's not to love…

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Quick Sweet & Sour Chicken

Posted on Aug 25th, 2015

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Tyson®. The opinions and text are all mine. School started for us last week, and with…

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Raspberries and Cream Cookies

Posted on Feb 9th, 2012

When I saw Hershey's Raspberry Hugs in with all of the other Valentine candy, I grabbed a few bags, knowing I was going to bake them into…

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Raspberry Mousse Pie Bars

Posted on Jan 25th, 2013

These raspberry mousse pie bars are absolutely amazing!  The flavor and texture are just perfect--sweet, but not too sweet, and incredibly smooth…

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Red Hots Valentine Fudge

Posted on Jan 29th, 2015

Cinnamon (the Red Hots kind) is probably one of my favorite flavors in the world, so just I had to figure out a way to incorporate it into a…

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Red Velvet Sandwich Cookies

Posted on Jan 27th, 2011

Valentine's day is right around the corner, and these sandwich cookies are a perfect red and white treat.  They're also really, really good!  You…

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Reese’s Peanut Butter Bars

Posted on Jul 19th, 2011

How have I lived nearly 40 years on this earth and never heard of this recipe?  Seriously.  I remember when I was a kid, my mom had those…

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Rhubarb Ginger Oatmeal Muffins (Market Monday)

Posted on Jun 11th, 2013

This week's Market Monday post features rhubarb from Miller Farms in Platteville, Colorado. In addition to a CSA program, they host all kind of fun…

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Roasted Garlic & Lemon Green Beans

Posted on Jul 22nd, 2013

My neighbor Kristen recently had our family over to dinner and she served the most delicious Roasted Garlic and Lemon Green Beans. So when I picked…

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Rosemary Balsamic Roasted Potatoes

Posted on Oct 26th, 2012

Roasted potatoes are the perfect side dish for almost any meal.  And the cooking technique works with pretty much any kind of potato.  Not…

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S’mores Bars

Posted on Sep 2nd, 2010

These are one of my favorite bar cookies.  I might even like these more than regular s'mores.  I've tried making them with regular…

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Saucy Italian Noodles with Sausage and Peppers

Posted on Sep 11th, 2013

Honestly, there are no words. Nothing I could say that would do this fabulous pasta dish justice. But if you're in the mood for a big bowl full of…

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Seven Layer Tortilla Pie

Posted on Oct 26th, 2009

Considering how much I love seven layer dip, I was pretty sure this Seven Layer Tortilla Pie would be amazing! And I was not…

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Simple Samoas Bars

Posted on Mar 5th, 2013

First of all, I completely and totally advocate buying Samoas (and all other forms of Girl Scout cookies) from your local Girl Scout troop. …

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Skillet Chocolate Sundae Cake

Posted on Jun 23rd, 2012

Oh. My. Goodness.  This cake is heaven in a skillet.  But something about that skillet (plus the ice cream and caramel sauce) makes it…

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Skillet Sausage and Pepper Calzone

Posted on Jun 14th, 2016

As much as I love pizza, I think I love calzones even more. I'm sure it's the extra crust you get with a calzone that makes them so delicious! But…

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Slow Cooker Bolognese Sauce

Posted on Jan 8th, 2015

I love a good Bolognese Sauce, and this is my go to recipe. Not only does it offer the convenience of being made in the slow cooker, it's a great way…

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Slow Cooker Cafe Rio Chicken

Posted on Sep 23rd, 2012

You know those days when the schedule is hectic and you just don't feel like cooking?  This flavorful Slow Cooker Cafe Rio Chicken is the…

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Slow Cooker Chicken Gyros

Posted on Jun 27th, 2013

These Slow Cooker Chicken Gyros are one of our family's favorite Greek style meals.  The chicken comes out so tender and juicy in the slow cooker.…

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Slow Cooker Chicken Tikka Masala

Posted on Apr 8th, 2013

Don't be scared away by the long list of ingredients in this dish.  It's mostly spices and seasonings and isn't a sign that this is complicated…

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Slow Cooker French Onion Soup

Posted on Jan 10th, 2014

My husband has this weird thing where he doesn't like onions, but he loves French onion soup. I can't quite figure it out, but as a huge fan of…

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Slow Cooker Pineapple Barbecue Pulled Pork Sandwiches

Posted on Aug 7th, 2013

Pulled pork is a dinner-time staple at our house.  Whether it's for tacos or sandwiches, everyone loves it. And this flavorful Slow Cooker…

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Slow Cooker Taco Soup

Posted on Nov 19th, 2009

I've tried a lot of taco soup recipes and this one is the best.  It's really fast and easy to put together.  Besides browning the…

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Snickerdoodle Bundt Cake

Posted on Apr 15th, 2011

This Snickerdoodle Bundt Cake didn't last long at our house. Maybe because my kids were eating it for breakfast. Okay, I might have had a slice…

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Soft Pretzel Rolls

Posted on Mar 25th, 2014

Oh my goodness friends! These Soft Pretzel Rolls are amazing and totally worth your time and effort in the kitchen. They have a chewy, golden outer…

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Southwest Chili Con Queso Pasta

Posted on Apr 9th, 2013

I love a one pot meal!  Especially when it's something the whole family enjoys, like this Southwest Chili Con Queso Pasta.  I mean, who…

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Soy Sauce and Brown Sugar Grilled Salmon

Posted on Mar 7th, 2010

This Soy Sauce and Brown Sugar Grilled Salmon is such a simple way to prepare fish, and my kids absolutely love it!  I'm not the best at…

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Spaghetti Carbonara

Posted on Sep 25th, 2014

This Spaghetti Carbonara is one of the first recipes I shared here at Let's Dish, almost five years ago. I can hardly believe it's been that…

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Spring Orzo with Lemon, Parsley and Peas

Posted on May 5th, 2016

After two major winter storms in April, I think it's finally safe to say that spring has arrived in Colorado. And I'm so excited to share this Spring…

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Strawberries & Cream Cake

Posted on Feb 10th, 2015

I know it's not quite strawberry season, but this cake is sooooo good, I couldn't wait to share. Plus, it would be perfect for Valentines day. If you…

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Strawberry Chipotle Jam (Market Monday)

Posted on Jun 17th, 2013

I've been wanting to try this recipe for Strawberry Chipotle Jam ever since I spotted it over at  A Spicy Perspective.  So when Amy from…

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Strawberry Crostini with Gouda & Honey Balsamic

Posted on Apr 22nd, 2016

Back in his early 20's my dad spent 2 years in Holland. As kids, we loved looking at the pictures he brought back. I especially loved the photos of…

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Strawberry Icebox Cake

Posted on Jun 12th, 2012

This strawberry filled no-bake dessert has summer written all over it.  Not only is it loaded with fresh strawberries, but you don't have to…

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Sweet & Spicy Mango Avocado Salsa

Posted on May 14th, 2015

While I don't have anyone on a gluten-free diet in my immediate family, I have plenty of friends who are gluten-free. Which means it's always…

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Sweet and Spicy BBQ Chicken Nachos and a Sun Chips Giveaway

Posted on Jan 7th, 2014

My husband and I pack school lunches for our three boys almost every day. And more often than not, their lunches contain a snack-size bag of…

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Sweet Potato Nachos with Gorgonzola and Cheddar (Market Monday)

Posted on Oct 6th, 2014

I've become a huge fan of sweet potatoes recently. And of course, if I can find them at the local farmer's market, I love them even more!When…

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Sweet Potato, Quinoa and Chicken Chili (Slow Cooker)

Posted on Nov 28th, 2014

There is nothing I love more on a chilly evening than a hearty, healthy chili simmering in the slow cooker. This chili is loaded with nutritious…

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Tater Tot Breakfast Bake

Posted on Mar 5th, 2016

I've always been a fan of Tater Tots. And breakfast casseroles. So this Tater Tot Breakfast Bake is right up my alley. My husband and boys are all…

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The Ultimate Lasagna

Posted on May 4th, 2014

Friends, I have to apologize. I've been sharing recipes at Let's Dish since 2009 and somehow, I've never shared my lasagna recipe with you. I'm not…

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Three Cheese Stuffed Shells

Posted on Mar 11th, 2010

You really can't go wrong stuffing anything with melted cheese, can you?  My whole family loves these Three Cheese Stuffed Shells, which makes this…

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Triple Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

Posted on Dec 19th, 2015

Chocolate and peppermint might just be my favorite holiday flavor combination. So it only seemed natural to combine them in a festive holiday cookie.…

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Tuna Veggie Pinwheels

Posted on Sep 1st, 2015

Now that my boys are back in school, I've started thinking a lot more about after-school snacks. With one in middle school, one in high school, and…

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Tuscan Chickpea Dip

Posted on Mar 6th, 2014

I am a huge fan of hummus and other varieties of bean dip. In fact, this Tuscan Chickpea Dip is the sort of thing I like to make myself for lunch now…

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Twenty Plus No-Bake Desserts

Posted on Jul 29th, 2015

More than 20 no-bake desserts to beat the summer heat! You'll find everything from no-bake cookies and pies to mousse and…

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Ultimate Baked Ziti

Posted on Aug 27th, 2010

This is a slightly adapted version of the America's Test Kitchen recipe for baked ziti. So yes, it's a bit more work than mixing up some…

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