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Beef Marsala Stew

Beef Marsala Stew | Taking On Magazines | Tender, savory and absolutely delicious, this slow cooker delicious stew is a perfect weeknight comfort food meal.

Tender, savory and absolutely delicious, this slow cooker Beef Marsala Stew is a perfect weeknight comfort food meal. I’m curious; what’s your normal knock-around-the-house wear during winter? Do you dress for show from nice shoes to coiffed hair even if … Continue reading

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Chicken Phyllo Turnovers

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Flaky phyllo dough pillows are stuffed with a savory spiced meat and sugar dusted almonds in this amazing Chicken Phyllo Turnovers appetizer. Have you caught your breath yet? Do you really think you’re going to get the chance to actually … Continue reading

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Red-Hot Currant-Glazed Pork Chops

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Delicious doesn’t even come close to describing how amazing this Red-Hot Currant-Glazed Pork Chops and the steamed and glazed carrots are. I can tell I’ve stumbled on a good thing when the dish of the week is brought up after … Continue reading

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Cooking Light Cheese Sauce

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Coming in with far less calories, fat and sodium than jarred cheese sauce, Cooking Light’s Cheese Sauce still boasts smooth, rich goodness. My husband always jokes about the fact that I love cheese. He says that I’m required to be … Continue reading

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Chicken Cutlets with Tarragon-Mustard Sauce

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It takes just 20 minutes to pull together this super fast, super easy, and definitely delicious Chicken Cutlets with Tarragon-Mustard Sauce dinner. Remember my telling you that Sophie and I were going on a Girl Scout camping trip this past … Continue reading

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Magazine Round-Up: Cooking Light, September 2014

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I reviewed six dishes from the September 2014 issue of Cooking Light magazine. How about a round-up of what I thought of each dish? I made my first dish from the September issue in August. I cooked the cover and tried … Continue reading

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Chilaquiles and Eggs

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Chilaquiles and Eggs: Eggs, tortilla chips, a robust tomato sauce and slices of avocado make up this delicious Mexican breakfast. It’s dishes like this that make me fall in love with Mexico all over again. In my younger, more mobile years, … Continue reading

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Apple Streusel Muffins with Maple Drizzle

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Apple Streusel Muffins with Maple Drizzle: Even the most dreary morning seems bright and sunny when these delicious, easy to make muffins are included for breakfast. I have spent the last 48 hours in abject misery. I’ll bet you didn’t know that, did … Continue reading

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Deep-Dish Mushroom and Onion Pizza

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Deep-Dish Mushroom & Onion Pizza: Before you sigh and walk away from this gorgeous pizza, know that it’s lightened up. Which means you can have a guilt-free slice. It’s been just about 20 years since I was able drive 10 … Continue reading

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Jammin’ Oat Muffins

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Jammin’ Oat Muffins: For those days when a quick, healthy breakfast is needed, these muffins are a perfect option. Loved by adults and kids alike, they’re delicious. I think I’m going to have to label this week ‘easy, fast breakfast week’ because … Continue reading

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