Veggie Skeleton

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Sep 012012
 
Veggie Skeleton

Here’s what you’ll need for this cute veggie skeleton Yoghurt Dip Lettuce Celery Baby Carrots Cucumbers Red Bell Peppers Cauliflower Mushrooms Pea Pods 2 little Red Tomatoes 2 Broccoli spears Source: theberry.com via Maria on Pinterest

Syrian Cooking – Strained Yoghurt Cheese – Laban im Sufah

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Sep 012012
 
Syrian Cooking - Strained Yoghurt Cheese - Laban im Sufah

Laban im Sufah is a fantastic snack, or Hor D’oevre, or anytime dip for Syrian bread or any cracker of your choice. Even raw veggies like red peppers, celery or carrots make a good dipping stick. Recipe direct from Maria’s Kitchen: The Foodprint of My Life 1 qt. yoghurt ½ tsp. salt, to taste 2 […]

Baked Salmon with Pecan Topping

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Jul 272012
 
Baked Salmon with Pecan Topping

Today’s Theme is Cooking for Entertaining, How to impress your Guests. Cooking to Impress your Guests We used the recipe from “Maria’s Kitchen”, a delightful little cook book full of great ideas that come from specially collected and cherished recipes, many handed down from mother to daughter.  Maria Wyshak, the author, has brought us a wonderful […]

Mar 162012
 
Lowfat Spinach Lasagna

Low Fat Tofu Spinach Lasagna This is  a vegetarian lasagna with the secret ingredient being, yes, tofu! No one ever knew unless I told them and they always raved about it and went for seconds. I made this for the fishing trips to Ennis Montana. There’s nothing like a hot, delicious dish to pop in […]

Saint Patrick’s Day Cookies

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Mar 152012
 
Saint Patrick's Day Cookies

  Happy Saint Patrick’s Day Cookies This sugar cookie recipe is delicious and I use the same recipe for all my holiday’s and fun to share at parties. To get a soft cookie, make sure you remove them right when the timer goes off. 3-3/4 Cups sifted flour 1-1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt […]

Cinco De Mayo 7-Layer Party Dip

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Mar 132012
 

This party dip is a favorite one that disappears fast! Make this in a clear casserole dish to show off the layers of this dip. Serve with tortilla chips and enjoy a fresh margarita on the deck with your friends for Cinco De Mayo! 1 – 40.5 oz. can of vegetarian refried beans 2 cups guacamole dip […]

Chicken Enchiladas

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Mar 132012
 
Chicken Enchiladas

This is a favorite dish and will please everyone at the dinner table. It’s full of tasty vegetables and shredded chicken.  If you prefer a vegetarian dish eliminate the chicken. If you prefer pork or shredded beef over chicken, by all means, substitute with your favorite choice. The choice to use green chili enchilada sauce […]

Sweet Potato Fries

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Mar 082012
 
Sweet Potato Fries

Sweet Potato Fries Sweet potatoes make for a different twist as appetizers with a little ranch dressing on the side or with a nice juicy hamburger.  I use olive oil cooking spray and bake them in the oven instead of deep frying for a healthier treat.  Spike is a wonderful seasoning and good for so […]

Know The Facts About Protein

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Mar 072012
 
Know The Facts About Protein

Proteins: There are 3 ways to take in calories and they are called macro-nutrients, also know as Proteins, Carbohydrates, and Fats and they all serve a different purpose and we need all three at each meal to create a healthy, balanced diet. Most people are familiar with the protein from animal sources; however, if you […]

Know The Facts About Fat

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Mar 072012
 
Know The Facts About Fat

Fats: Fat adds flavor and texture to our foods.  However; not all fats are created equal. We have all been told there are “good” fats and “bad” fats, but how do you know the difference? The truth is, we need fat to burn fat and the only way to do this is to take in fat […]