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01 Sep

Cinnamon Roll Pancakes

For Pancakes 1 cup all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup milk 1 Tablespoon canola oil 1 large egg, lightly beaten (OR use a boxed pancake batter) Cinnamon Filling 1/2 cup butter, melted 3/4 cup packed brown sugar 1 Tablespoon ground cinnamon Cream Cheese Glaze 4 Tablespoons butter 2 ounces cream

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25 Jul

Banana Nut Bread Recipe

1 Cup Regular Flour 1 Cup Whole Wheat Flour 1 Cup Sugar 1 Box Banana Pudding Mix- (The Secret Ingredient!) 1/2 teaspoon Salt 1/2 teaspoon Baking Powder 1/2 teaspoon Baking Soda 3 Large Bananas or 4 Small Bananas 2 Eggs 1/2 cup butter or shortening (I do half and half) – softened 1/2 Cup Nuts (walnuts

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07 Jul

Garlic Parmesan Chips & Daddy’s Collard Greens

INGREDIENTS For the zucchini chips: 2-3 zucchinis 2 cups breadcrumbs ¾ cup parmesan cheese ? cup fresh basil, chopped 1 tablespoon garlic powder ½ teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon pepper 1 ½ teaspoons red pepper flakes 2 eggs For the sauce: ? cup mayonnaise 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1 tablespoon garlic powder ½ teaspoon salt 1

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09 Jun

Chicken Parmesan and Green Chili Lasagna

CHICKEN PARMESAN INGREDIENTS: FOR THE SAUCE: 7-8 garden tomatoes (if you don’t have garden tomatoes, I would suggest using 1 large can of crushed tomatoes and 1-2 cans of diced tomatoes) ½ tsp salt dash pepper 4 cloves garlic, finely chopped 1 yellow onion, diced 2 Tbsp. dried basil 1 tsp. dried oregano 2 Tbsp.

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19 May

Chicken Pad Thai

2-3 Chicken Breasts (cut in strips) 1 Package of medium-wide rice noodles or Thai noodles (follow directions on package for preparation) 1-2 cloves of garlic (minced) 1 tsp of ground ginger (or to taste) 3 tbs of canola oil (to cook chicken) Scallions (chopped) 2 eggs ¼ cup of crushed peanuts Bean sprouts Lime juice

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05 May

Deep Fried Chimichangas and Spanish Rice

Deep Fried Chimichangas Ingredients: Large flour tortillas (Burrito size) Beans (whole or refried, fresh or can) Hamburger meat Potatoes (frozen cubed) Cheese (mild cheddar) Seasoning: onion salt, garlic powder, cumin & taco seasoning Oil for skillet Instructions In Skillet fry potatoes and set aside. In the same skillet, fry hamburger meat with seasonings. Layout large

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14 Apr

CHEESY STUFFED SAUSAGE PASTA BAKE

CHEESY STUFFED SAUSAGE PASTA BAKE INGREDIENTS: 1 lb. Rigatoni or Penne pasta 1 pkg. Jimmy Dean Regular Flavor Pork Sausage roll 1 Jar (24oz) Spaghetti sauce 2 tsp. Dried Italian seasoning 1/4 tsp. Salt 1 container (15oz) Ricotta cheese 2 cups (8oz) shredded Mozzarella cheese, DIVIDED 3 TBSP grated Parmesan cheese 2 TBSP chopped fresh

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29 Mar

Deviled Easter Egg Chicks Deviled Egg Recipe

Deviled Easter Egg Chicks Deviled Egg Recipe Ingredients 6 eggs, hardboiled 2 tablespoons mayonnaise 1 scant tablespoon mustard = (not quite a tablespoon, just a tad less) 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce A splash (dash) of hot sauce (Frank’s Red Hot is my favorite) Salt & Pepper, to taste Paprika Instructions Place 6 eggs in a

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24 Mar

Deviled Easter Egg Chicks Deviled Eggs

Ingredients 6 eggs, hardboiled 2 tablespoons mayonnaise 1 scant tablespoon mustard = (not quite a tablespoon, just a tad less) 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce A splash (dash) of hot sauce (Frank’s Red Hot is my favorite) Salt & Pepper, to taste Paprika Instructions Place 6 eggs in a 2 quart pot, and add enough cold

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10 Mar

Italian Tofu Meatballs and Edamame Salad

Italian Tofu Meatballs INGREDIENTS: 1 lb. firm Tofu 2 Tbsp. Onion flakes 1/4 tsp. Oregano 1/4 tsp. Salt Pepper to taste dash of Garlic powder 2 slices bread, crumbled 1 egg 1 Tbsp. dried Parsley flakes SAUCE: 1 (8 oz) can tomato sauce 1/4 tsp. Oregano 1/4 tsp. dried Basil pinch of Garlic powder 1

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