Monthly Archives: June 2011

Chinese Green Beans

Personally I don’t like serving a meal to my family that doesn’t have a vegetable with it. Whether there are vegetables in the main dish or on the side I try to make sure that it is always included. So … Continue reading

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General Tso Chicken

After a very disappointing experience at a Chinese restaurant last week I decided that it was time to go back to what I do best and make some at home. For me Asian cuisine is my culinary staple, it is … Continue reading

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Creamy Brussel Sprout and Mushroom Pasta

Do you have a certain ingredient that you just always seem to cook the same way? I have found that I can get stuck in a rut with certain ingredients and it takes some nudging to try something new with … Continue reading

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Apple Shortbread Bars

Now this is where I get really excited, because I must confess to being a bit boring when it comes to sweet dishes. I have never really liked chocolate so that has always made me the strange one. But what … Continue reading

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Millionaire Shortbread

So much to my husband’s delight I decided to do a dessert week and focus on pleasing that sweet tooth. While I do occasionally love sweet things my desire for them has never been altogether that strong, while my husband … Continue reading

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