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Eggplant Parmesan (Gluten-Free)

This is a hold over from #NoBuyJanuary.  I know that sounds silly because who has eggplant laying around for a month?  Not me.  But I had everything else for the meal at my house and I needed something to tie it all together.  That one thing was eggplant.  I had salsiccia in the freezer, sauce… Continue reading Eggplant Parmesan (Gluten-Free)

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Broccoli Rice Casserole #NoBuyJanuary

The pasta con broccoli from last week was great!  But I still have more frozen broccoli.  What to do? What to do? A few years ago we went to a Turkey Fry at my cousin’s house.  It was my first time having fried turkey and it was delicious.  But you know what I couldn’t get… Continue reading Broccoli Rice Casserole #NoBuyJanuary

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Pasta Con Broccoli for #NoBuyJanuary

Hello lovely people.  I hope all is well and you and your family have been staying safe.  That vaccine feeling is in the air.  My friends and family in health care, in multiple states, have gotten their first dose of the vaccine (if not second).  Family friends down in Texas have gotten their first dose… Continue reading Pasta Con Broccoli for #NoBuyJanuary

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Tony Tomato and Deconstructed Caprese Salad

Meet my new best friend, Tony Tomato.  Tony and I have been following each other on Instagram for a while, that’s how I first found out about him.  He has amazing produce that he farms and delivers to local restaurants, most notably, tomatoes.  You can follow him on instagram like me (@tonytomato_tomatotony) or look at… Continue reading Tony Tomato and Deconstructed Caprese Salad

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Roasted Potatoes and Brussels Sprouts: The best side dish ever

I don’t usually like to toot my own horn or exaggerate BUT… I think I might have created the greatest side dish of all time.  I love potatoes, all potatoes in any form.  I do not love Brussels sprouts but I keep on trying.  And everyone loves bacon.  To steal from my best friend’s brother,… Continue reading Roasted Potatoes and Brussels Sprouts: The best side dish ever