Author Archives: The Mom Chef

Aged Havarti, Spinach and Herb Cheesecake

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The nuttiness of aged havarti cheese pairs perfectly with spinach and herbs in the gorgeous, phyllo-crusted Aged Havarti, Spinach and Herb Cheesecake. PARTNER POST – Get creative with any of Castello’s uniquely crafted cheeses. Click here for a $1 off … Continue reading

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Chicken & Bacon Chowder

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Satisfying comfort food in a bowl is the best way to describe this hearty Chicken & Bacon Chowder. It’s full of flavor and takes under an hour to make. If you watch the news and weather at all, you know … Continue reading

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Fluffy Buttermilk Waffles

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Fluffy Buttermilk Waffles are exactly what the title says; fluffy and tender on the inside and deliciously crispy on the outside. In other words, perfect. Question of the day:  Are you a bacon-and-egg, pancake, waffle or cereal kind of breakfast … Continue reading

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Seeded Multigrain Bread

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This gorgeous Seeded Multigrain Bread has a rich, deep flavor and as well as an amazing, soft texture. It’s the ultimate multigrain homemade bread. Every once in a while, my magazine recipe reviewing routine provides me with a little surprise, … Continue reading

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Pan-Seared Potatoes with Blue Cheese and Walnuts

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These Pan-Seared Potatoes with Blue Cheese and Walnuts are everything you love about comfort food but look pretty enough to serve to company. Delicious! If you’re like me and can pretty much tell someone who asks what recipes are in … Continue reading

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Strawberry Vanilla Scones #BloggerCLUE

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Forget the chocolate; vanilla is absolutely decadent with strawberries and these Strawberry Vanilla Scones prove that. They’re easy and amazing. Can you believe it’s already the second Wednesday of the month? I gotta say, it sure seems that time’s speeding … Continue reading

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Cock-a-Leekie Pie

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Chicken, leek and aromatics simmer in a delicious sauce that’s all packed into a tender, flaky crust. This Cock-a-Leekie Pie is comfort food at its best. This morning I was looking at photos of a mall atrium in Ohio. It … Continue reading

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Sophisticated Egg-in-the-Hole ~ Love Toast

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Take a fun childhood favorite, the egg-in-the-hole, give the toast a little love, add herbs and capers and you’re left with a sophisticated breakfast. I’m curious; how often do you eat peanut butter and jelly sandwiches? How about bubblegum? When’s … Continue reading

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Chicken Cutlets with Herbed Mushroom Sauce

Making the sauce in the same skillet as the chicken makes clean-up much easier. Plus, Chicken Cutlets with Herbed Mushroom Sauce is absolutely delicious.

Making the sauce in the same skillet as the chicken makes clean-up much easier. Plus, Chicken Cutlets with Herbed Mushroom Sauce is absolutely delicious. We all know that the days of abundant fresh herbs are gone for a while, right? … Continue reading

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Buffalo Chicken Panini

Buffalo Chicken Panini | www.takingonmagazines.com | All you love about buffalo wings in a tasty, spicy Buffalo Chicken Panini sandwich. Blue cheese sauce is the exclamation point of deliciousness.

All you love about buffalo wings in a tasty, spicy Buffalo Chicken Panini sandwich. Blue cheese sauce is the exclamation point of deliciousness. It occurs to me that we should be doing a better job of taking care of Buffalo, … Continue reading

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