Author Archives: The Mom Chef

Zucchini Gazpacho with Basil and Yogurt

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Zucchini Gazpacho with Basil and Yogurt: The fresh, vibrant flavor of this chilled soup makes a fantastic summer lunch. Yup, more zucchini. That’s what I’m bringing to the table today. I hadn’t planned on it, but when Dudette’s friend (the … Continue reading

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Seven of My Favorite Scones

Seven Awesome Scones | Taking On Magazines | www.takingonmagazines.com | Scones are my favorite treat to have with coffee. Here are seven of my absolute favorite ones.

 Seven of My Favorite Scones: It’s no surprise that scones are my first choice of treat with a cup of coffee. Here’s a round-up of my seven favorite ones. I love scones, but you already knew that. Out of all the … Continue reading

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Happy Saturday! Let’s Talk About …

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Happy Saturday! Let’s Talk About … Hobbies and This and That, But Mainly Hobbies Good morning! I hope, like me, you’ve been able to wake and get up at your own pace and have not been hurried along by an … Continue reading

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Hickory-Smoked Beer Can Chicken

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Hickory-Smoked Beer Can Chicken: Rubbed with a blend of spices, this chicken then sits on a can of beer while it gets smoked to a delicious golden brown.  I don’t know which is more embarrassing, beer can chicken or spatchcocked … Continue reading

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Grilled Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

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Grilled Pineapple Upside-Down Cake: Tender, moist cake topped with grilled pineapple and a delicious caramel. The best part; it’s all done on the grill. I’ve done something for you that I’ve not done before (at least not that I can … Continue reading

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Chocolate Mousse Pie

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Chocolate Mousse Pie: Rich, decadent, gorgeous, and totally easy to throw together without using the oven at all. The perfect summer dessert. This dessert comes thanks to Fine Cooking, the same folks who introduced me to the perfect Boston Baked … Continue reading

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Boston Baked Beans

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Boston Baked Beans: This savory-sweet side dish will become a family favorite in no time; in summer for picnics and in winter along with a slow-cooked pot roast.  Have you ever been up to Boston? By ‘up’ I mean ‘over’ … Continue reading

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Happy Saturday! Let’s Talk About …

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Happy Saturday! Let’s Talk About … Vicodin, A Bad Word, Tooth Extraction [Hubby]  This may be a collaborative post.  TMC realized as she sat down and began working that she accepted the offer of a friend last night to come … Continue reading

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Dijon and Garlic Swordfish Kabobs

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Looking for a change from beef and chicken on the grill? Try these Dijon and Garlic Swordfish Kabobs for something new and delicious. Many years ago, back when Hubby and I were still dating and hadn’t even begun talking about … Continue reading

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Bacon and Basil Scrambled Eggs Topped with a Garlic-Oil Sautéed Tomato

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Looking for breakfast (or breakfast for dinner)? This Bacon and Basil Scrambled Eggs Topped with a Garlic-Oil Sautéed Tomato is easy, quick and delicious. Christmas came early for me this year and Santa’s sleigh looked an awful lot like the … Continue reading

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