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Scalloped Corn

Reviewed: Dec. 5, 2006
This recipes gets lots of compliments everytime i make it, so if you're looking for a good crowd pleaser and a good way to sneak in your veggies for your family this would be a great pick.
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Pasta Hot! Hot! Hot!

Reviewed: Mar. 4, 2010
This is delicious. My husband got up for seconds and when he saw there was only noodles left and no sauce, he begged me to tell him what was in it because he was making MORE right now! :) Guess that's good sign!
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Maria's Broccoli Rabe

Reviewed: Feb. 20, 2010
I made it as is and then taste tested...it was a little bland. I added 2 tbs. of italian bread crumbs, a dash of red pepper flakes, dash of seasoning salt, and a dash of italian seasoning. It was so good I had to have a small appetizer bowl for myself while I was cooking and throw in another batch for my family as I knew it for sure wouldn't be enough :)
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Skillet Ham, Cabbage and Potatoes

Reviewed: Dec. 3, 2009
My husband was delighted by this meal and said he'd gobble it again if I made it all over tomorrow!!!
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Lisa's Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cake

Reviewed: Sep. 5, 2009
This recipe was delicious. I didn’t have chocolate pudding, so I used vanilla. I also used 1/2 cup of applesauce instead of oil. It was so moist and while it was still warm we dished it out (not frosted) and ate with several scoops of ice cream. WONDERFUL!
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Mexican Rice II

Reviewed: Aug. 27, 2009
This was super easy and delicious. I didn't have long grain rice on hand, so I used the Bulk Short Grain rice we have. I cooked it in our rice cooker and then threw in the tomato sauce (used left over spaghetti sauce), taco seasoning (we didn't have just cumin), only 1/4 c. broth and the cooked rice together in a skillet; it was delicious! This will be a favorite pick for fast, easy and delicious recipes at our household.
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Homestyle Turkey, the Michigander Way

Reviewed: Nov. 27, 2008
This was my first turkey and it was delicious! Our family is so big we had 2 turkeys this year and I decided I was up for the perfect turkey challenge. I doubled the recipe for my 22lb bird and ended up putting it in at 8pm the night before covered in foil. At only 230 F degrees and let her cook until 11:30 Thanksgiving morning. It was so juicy, my family raved over it! This is a definite keeper. I did mix the butter with garlic powder before rubbing it under the skin and threw in quartered onions, apples and an orange for flavor in the middle of the carcass. (if you want the pretty golden color make sure you take off the foil at least an hour before it's done, but don't forget to baste it so it won't dry out!) The leftover juice was to good to let go to waste, so I made a turkey dumpling soup the next day!! My mother-in-law couldn't believe we had bought our turkeys at the same place because of how juicy this recipe made mine!
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Sausage Gravy I

Reviewed: May 16, 2008
This turned out awesome I had to double the recipe because we had some company in and to be honest this was the first homeade sausage gravy I've ever tried and it was awesome...it took some time to baby it but well worth it I made egg/bacon/hasbrowns with the bacon i cooked up for the drippings! Definitley a breakfast 101 homerun!
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Grandma's Green Bean Casserole

Reviewed: Jan. 5, 2008
This was very good I did though split the sour cream that was called for with half sour cream and half cream of mushroom soup so that it would still have a hint of that cream of mushroom taste. I also added the french fried onions on top instead of the crackers (just our family's personal preference). Overall this was very easy and very good. I did also only bake it in the oven for 15min, and it was just as good.
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Good Old Fashioned Pancakes

Reviewed: Dec. 21, 2007
My husband said i never had to look for another pancake recipe nor did he ever want pancakes from a box again!
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Thai-Style Peanut Sauce with Honey

Reviewed: May 2, 2010
My husband and son raved over this clever veggie disguise! They even said they'd eat a vegetarian night once a week if I made it this good every time!
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Blueberry Zucchini Bread

Reviewed: Aug. 22, 2007
This bread is awesome the first time i made it, it made 5 little loaves and well let's just say i only got the chance to give 1 away (I ate the rest!!!) They're delicious. I know it may sound like an odd combination but the zuchini makes it very moist and the blueberries give it a scrumptious little tang. **My anti fruit husband though thought it would be better with chocolate chips** I'd have to disagree.
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Alyson's Broccoli Salad

Reviewed: Jul. 3, 2010
I always have to make a double/triple batch or my husband will eat it all before I'm able to serve it. ;)
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Cousin Cosmo's Greek Chicken

Reviewed: Aug. 7, 2007
This dish was very good we've served it both with rice and egg noodles, and both are just as good. The sauce is very thin and very good but if you would like it to act more of a sauce than a broth you may need to add a couple more tablespoons of flour. The spinach and tomatoes are best left to throw in last. My family loved the chicken and i being a vegetarian threw in extra spinach and a few other vegetables and its flavor was delicious!! **I did add a little punch of minced garlic** (we're garlic lovers though...i'm sure it's just a good with out it). Enjoy...don't forget to have extra toothpicks handy to grab incase you can't get the chicken to stay closed!
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Banana Sour Cream Bread

Reviewed: Nov. 18, 2006
Absolutly the best Banana bread you could make for yourself and your friends!! It makes a big enough batch for you to make a loaf for yourself and a couple to give away to others (make sure you treat yourself with your own loaf...it's really just that good!)Also I made my last batch (I make it once a month now) with one less banana for my b/f who hates banana anything and he loved the bread.
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Fettuccini Carbonara

Reviewed: Nov. 18, 2006
I didn't have shallots but it still was a 5 star. My b/f said if this had chicken it'd surpass his favorite pasta dish anytime.
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Chicken Fettuccini Alfredo

Reviewed: Aug. 10, 2006
This recipe is Very good but with everything that's put into it, it's definantly a once in a while meal with the amount of fat and calories that are in it. We served w/ garlic bread.
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Quick Artichoke Pasta Salad

Reviewed: Apr. 24, 2010
We throw in whatever chopped fresh veggies we feel like adding and then add a dash of red pepper flakes, a little pepper, a few sprinkles of pepper and parmesan cheese.
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Fresh Southern Peach Cobbler

Reviewed: Mar. 20, 2010
Delicious! I should have baked it in a 9X13 however as it bubbled over into the bottom of my oven (a pain to clean!). But as for the cobbler itself...delicious and quite a hit. I was hoping it'd last more than just 1 night (as I was hoping to treat myself for breakfast with a hot treat!)...it didn't last 30 minutes after being initially served! So if you're looking for that perfect guest pleasing treat...this is it! Just expect it to be *Poof* gobbled up and gone before your eyes :)!!
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Cheesy Tuna and Noodles

Reviewed: Jan. 31, 2010
Very good, easy, and kid approved!:)
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