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Easy Marinated Pork Tenderloin is marinated in a marinade of olive oil, soy sauce, Worcestershire sauce, brown sugar, and Dijon mustard, tender and juicy!

Easy Marinated Pork Tenderloin


Easy Marinated Pork Tenderloin is, like the name implies, easy! It is flavorful and pretty quick, making it the perfect main dish for any night of the week. This Easy Marinated Pork Tenderloin is a great way to give pork tenderloin delicious flavor in a short amount of time. It also makes the pork tender and juicy. I modified this…

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Chicken with Lemon Leek Zucchini Noodles (Zoodles) is easy, quick, and healthy. This is a great recipe for two, but can be doubled or tripled to feed more.

Chicken with Lemon Leek Zucchini Noodles


Chicken with Lemon Leek Zucchini Noodles is easy, quick, and healthy – a win-win-win! This recipe for Chicken with Lemon Leek Zucchini Noodles comes from Cooking Light. I found the recipe on www.myrecipes.com. The original recipe calls for linguine and serves 4. When I first started making this dish I used whole wheat linguine. It is very good that way too! Right…

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Lemon-Herb Roasted Chicken requires just a whole chicken, olive oil, lemon, herbs, garlic, salt and pepper, and is super easy and tastes delicious!

Lemon-Herb Roasted Chicken


This Lemon-Herb Roasted Chicken is so juicy and flavorful, and provides that crispy skin we all love! This chicken would make the perfect Sunday dinner. I like getting the chicken ready, putting it in the oven and then preparing my side dishes. When I plan a meal like this I make side dishes that are cooked on top of the…

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Chicken Fried Steak & Country Gravy is delicious and easy to make at home. You do not have to go to a restaurant to eat this classic comfort food.

Chicken Fried Steak & Country Gravy


This Chicken Fried Steak & Country Gravy is so easy to make, and better than you can get out at any restaurant. The meat is tender and juicy, with just the right amount of breading. The gravy is creamy and flavorful. This dish is a stick-to-your-ribs comfort food that is sure to have your family and friends raving about what a…

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Mixed-Up Lasagna combines rotini, ground beef, onion, cheeses, Italian seasoning and jar pasta sauce to make an easier version of this classic dish.

Mixed-Up Lasagna


Mixed-Up Lasagna is easier than classic lasagna. No need to carefully cook lasagna noodles and take the time to layer them. For this version you just have to cook the meat and pasta, mix the cheeses together and then mix it all up, pour it into the baking dish and voila!, a dish that has the same taste as lasagna, but much…

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Beef and Noodles is the ultimate comfort food! This recipe combines beef with store bought noodles and broth to make this dish easy and quick.

Beef & Noodles


Beef & Noodles is the ultimate comfort food! Beef & Noodles is so delicious. There is just something about tender roast beef and yummy egg noodles in a rich beef broth that is so comforting. This recipe is so fast and easy that anyone can have this stick-to-your-ribs dish any night of the week.   When I make my Crock…

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Looking for an easy and flavorful roast beef in the crock pot? Roast, salt and pepper are all you need to make this delicious recipe.

Crock Pot Roast Beef & Brown Gravy


This recipe for Crock Pot Roast Beef & Brown Gravy is crazy simple! It could not be easier to make this melt-in-your-mouth roast beef and silky brown gravy. One of the most important elements of this dish is to pick the right roast. This is something I struggled with when I first started cooking. The cut of meat to buy for…

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Are you looking for the perfect light potato soup? Low-fat milk and cheese as well as light sour cream make this soup creamy and light.

Light & Creamy Potato Soup


Low-fat milk, light sour cream, and cheese made with 2% milk make this Light & Creamy Potato Soup a healthier alternative to regular versions. The broccoli and carrots also give it some valuable nutrients. To learn more about the health benefits of broccoli check out this very informative post @ http://www.well-beingsecrets.com/health-benefits-of-broccoli/. I like my soup a little chunkier than some you…

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Looking for a quick, healthy dish that is more than ordinary? Then check out this recipe for Chicken with Spiced Peaches @ http://wp.me/p7kAQb-mR

Chicken With Spiced Peaches


I really like combining sweet and savory flavors in the dishes I make. I also like using fruit in our dinner in interesting ways, and this recipe for Chicken With Spiced Peaches does just that. It is very quick and easy. You can have dinner on the table in less than 30 minutes! And not just an ordinary dinner, but one…

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When I shop I will try the generic alternative if there is one available and if it is satisfactory then I will purchase it regularly. There are some items that I only buy the name brand, like coffee, ketchup, and cocoa powder, to name a few.

Stuffed Bell Peppers


Stuffed Peppers are a classic dish. Lean ground beef, rice, tomatoes and mozzarella cheese give these peppers wonderful flavor. Even the kids will love these! I have been making these for a long time and they were even requested for my oldest daughter’s 10th birthday (that was long ago). I was pleasantly surprised that my youngest daughter has started eating…

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Crockpot Chicken requires only a whole chicken and 5 ingredients, is super simple, and tastes delicious. Great for those days when you are on the go!

Crockpot Whole Chicken


This Crockpot Whole Chicken is tender, juicy, and flavorful. I love making meals and main dishes in the crock pot. It breaks up the dinner making process into shorter, easier sessions. I also love being able to use it in the summer when it’s 100+ degrees outside, so I don’t have to heat up my house as much. Another great perk…

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Honey Lime Chicken is tangy, sweet, and delicious. It is super easy to make and can be grilled outside, but can also be cooked in the oven.

Honey Lime Chicken


Honey Lime Chicken is tangy, sweet, and delicious. It is super easy to make, only requiring a few ingredients. It can be grilled outside, but can also be cooked in the oven so you can make it any time of the year. I love this time of year because it is the perfect time to grill outdoors. The temperature is just…

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This dish is not soup, there is nothing but chicken and noodles. It is also a thicker consistency than soup. So yummy!

Chicken & Noodles


Chicken & Noodles is super simple and so warm and comforting! Chicken & Noodles only takes a few ingredients and a little bit of work, but it is well worth it. This dish is another family favorite. It is the most requested meal for birthday’s and other special occasions. This is the first dish I ever made for company, and that…

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Beef Stroganoff {Light version}


I can’t remember where I got this recipe. I have it in a binder of recipes that I compiled about 5 years ago, when we started being mindful of what we were eating. I am guessing that the web address was on the second page and I didn’t keep it because there wasn’t any pertinent information on it. I googled…

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Dad’s French Toast


French Toast is one of the dishes that my husband makes. He taught both of our daughters to make it when they were young. When our oldest daughter was about 10 she called home on Saturday morning, from a sleepover, to ask her dad how to make it. She made it for not only her friend, but for the entire family.…

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Meat Loaf

Mini Meat Loaf


  This week has been extremely busy. I am taking college classes and this week has definitely challenged my time management skills. Thankfully, I made these Mini Meat Loaves last week and froze some, so all I had to do was take them out of the freezer this morning and then bake them tonight. I usually serve them with Herb…

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