Monthly Archives: September 2013

MNF – Make Your Own Trail Mix

For Example:  Curried Raisins, Peanuts & Banana Chips I don’t know anyone who doesn’t like trail mix, and frankly, if I ask 25 people what is IN trail mix, I’ll get at least 25 different combinations! There will be some … Continue reading

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Country-style Apples

Apple season has begun – and there are so many different varieties that it’s sometimes hard to choose which ones to try! When I was young (yes, I really was) we were pretty much limited to the Red Delicious, Yellow … Continue reading

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Chicken Capezio

OK – I was trying to be a little “punny” with a play on words….you know, the capezio dance slippers almost sound like Caprece….no? Well, I tried! The resulting recipe, however, is better than my jokes! Everyone is doing Chicken … Continue reading

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MNF – Deep Fried Garbanzos (aka: Chickpeas)

Deep Fried Garbanzo Beans (aka: Chickpeas) This is a quick and easy snack, perfect for watching the MNF game, a movie, or just about anytime. You can make it as spicy as you like or – make it sweet by … Continue reading

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Bittersweet Bars aka Layers of Delight

Today is a very bittersweet day for me. As many of you know, I have been working at Fresh & Easy for almost 6 years, ‘manning’ (if you will) the Kitchen Table until that was closed, then helping at the … Continue reading

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Chinese Sweet and Sour Vegetables

Many of us order “Sweet & Sour” dishes at Chinese restaurants and enjoy them. Whether chicken or duck and sometimes even beef, these meats are frequently batter coated, deep fried and then coated with the sweet and sour sauce. This … Continue reading

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MNF – Gingered Shrimp and Cucumber

Well it’s finally time for Monday Night Football, fans, and none too soon, if you ask me! Pre-season was awful (in my not-so-humble opinion) but now, it’s time for the real season to begin and I’m ready with some great … Continue reading

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