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15 Feb

CRUNCHY ASIAN RAMEN NOODLE SALAD

(A.K.A. BASICALLY THE BEST POTLUCK SALAD EVER) PREP: 10 MINS TOTAL: 10 MINS INGREDIENTS: SALAD INGREDIENTS: 1 (16-ounce) bag coleslaw mix 2 (3-ounce) packages of ramen noodles, crumbled (you will not use the seasoning packet) 1 cup shelled and cooked edamame 1 avocado, peeled, pitted and diced 1 mango, peeled, pitted, and julienned (or diced)

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15 Feb

Christmas Jello and Cherry Dump Salad

Christmas Jello Ingredients: 1/4 cup margarine 1 large pkg. of pecans Melt 1/4 cup of margarine and brown large package of pecans. Spread over bottom of 11X13 dish. Cool 1 cup of sugar 1 large package of cream cheese 1 carton of cool whip Mix 1 cup of sugar and large (softened) package of cream

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04 Feb

Chicken Fiesta Salad

Chicken Fiesta Salad Ingredients 2 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves 1 (1.27 ounce) packet dry fajita seasoning, divided 1 Tablespoon vegetable oil 1 (15 ounce) can black beans, rinsed and drained 1 (11 ounce) can Mexican-style corn ½ cup salsa 1 (10 ounce) package mixed salad greens 1 onion 1 tomato, cut into wedges Avocado,

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17 Dec

Double Layer Pumpkin Pie

Double Layer Pumpkin Pie Ingredients 4 oz Cream Cheese (softened) 1 Cup + 1 Tbsp. Half & Half (or light cream) 2 Tbsp. Sugar 12 oz Cool Whip 1 – 15 oz can of Pumpkin 2 pkgs. (4 oz. serving size) Instant Jell-O Pudding & Pie filling (vanilla) 1 tsp. ground cinnamon ½ tsp. ground

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09 Nov

Daddy’s Collard Greens

Daddy’s Collard Greens 5-6 cups collard greens, chopped 5 strips of pork bacon, cut in ½ inch strips ½ cup white onion, minced 1 garlic clove, minced 1 cup chicken broth Oil spray 1. Spray oil in large skillet. 2. Add the bacon strips and cook on medium heat until almost crispy but not crispy.

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08 Oct

Caramel Apple Pie

Caramel Apple Pie Pre Heat oven to 375 degrees INGREDIENTS: 3 MEDIUM – LARGE APPLES SLICED (RED, GREEN OR GALA, YOUR CHOICE) 3 TBS. OF BUTTER 1/4 CUP BROWN SUGAR (PREFERABLY DARK) 1TBS. NUTMEG 2 TBS. CINNAMON PINCH OF SALT 1TBS. OF WATER OR APPLE JUICE/CIDER 1 CUP OF CARAMEL (MELTED WITH MILK) 1/8 CUP

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01 Oct

Omelete Muffins and Pizza Rings

OMELET MUFFINS Bell pepper (Red)(diced) Onion (diced) Ham (diced) Mix the 3 above ingredients together Preheat oven to 375* Spray a muffin pan with non-stick spray and add all of the chopped ingredients, then add the cheese on top. In a separate bowl mix the 5 bottom ingredients together. ½ tsp. Baking Powder 6 eggs

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01 Oct

Macaroni Bites

CRUST: (or the crunchy things on top if making a casserole) 1 1/2 cups crushed Ritz crackers (around 35 crackers or so) 1 cup of cheese (cheddar) 4 TBSP of melted butter Directions: crush the crackers and add the butter, stir it around (with hands or something) and add the cheese and stir it around.

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03 Sep

Quick and Easy Chicken Pasta

1-1/2 lbs. of cooked chicken, diced and browned 1 pkg of wide Pasta Noodles (I use no yoke, cholesterol free) 1 cup fresh kale, chopped 1/2 cup grape tomatoes, halved 1/4 to 1/2 cup sliced olives 1 garlic clove, minced Olive oil, for cooking Salt, Pepper, Garlic Salt, to taste 2 tbsp. fresh basil, chopped

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26 Aug

Baked Potato Tacos

Ingredients: 4 Baking Potatos Olive Oil Sea Salt 1 lb ground beef Favorite Taco seasoning Onion (whole, flakes, or Powder) Garlic (whole or Powder) Cumin Desired toppings: Scallions (green onion) Sour cream Salsa Cheese Directions: Wash baking potatoes thoroughly, poke holes with fork, rub olive oil and salt. Place on a cookie sheet lined with

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