Mexican Sweet Potato Soup

Sweet Potato Apple Soup with Chipotle

This soup is filled with WOW, sweet in flavor from sweet potato, and smoky with a kick of heat from the Chipotle. With a drizzle of Greek yogurt for that creamy factor this is an impressive and hearty soup. What a great break from the "back to work" Monday routine. I enrolled myself and Realtor client, Lise Leblanc in a Healthy Mexican Cooking class at Sur La Table at the Streets of Southglenn. I thought the class was top shelf, the kitchen layout roomy, well stocked and with only eight attendees allowed, a perfect size for hands-on and interaction with the chef. The class was from

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Sun-Dried Tomato and Basil Crescent Rolls with Gruyere

Holidays are all about memories of family traditions, carrying forward those traditions or starting your own. Christmas Eve was spent with just Mom and Dad and myself. After the tortuous task of making sure every dish was clean and in the cupboard after our roast beef dinner, we were finally ready gather around the tree and open

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Shrimp Salad for pot lucks

Shrimp Salad with Lime Zest

Who can say no to shrimp, cream, mayonnaise, dill and lime. This is a great shrimp salad that travels well for a buffet pot luck party. Made in advance, it’s refrigerated and the flavors blend into a delicious salad.

Recipe for Breakfast Quesadilla

Breakfast Quesadillas

  Bacon, Hatch green chile, mushrooms and cheddar cheese melt together for killer breakfast quesadillas. Happy Saturday everyone, hope you’ve had a delicious week. As with most of you, we’ve gone from a beautiful, lingering Indian Summer to being plunged into the deep freeze. I mean really, 14 below??? Ouch. We’ve had scant snow, not really enough to

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Vegetable side dish for the Holidays

Cauliflower with Garlic and Sage for Blogger C.L.U.E.

This fresh, crisp and delicious cauliflower recipe is a great addition for any dinner. Sage and garlic are a great pairing for creamy cauliflower and the dish is a great addition to any Holiday meal or dinner party.

Easy Braised chicken recipe

Rosemary Chicken

This easy one-pot braised chicken dish is stunning in flavor. Simple ingredients, wine, rosemary, bay leaf and lemon return a very flavorful and rich tasting meal.

Healthy White Bean Dip

White Bean Dip, Creamier and Healthier with Daisy Cottage Cheese

White Bean Dip made creamier and healthier by blending in low-fat cottage cheese. Seasoned with thyme and smoked paprika, it’s a great appetizer.

Pork Stew with paprika broth

Pork Stew with Paprika and Sauerkraut

Hungarian Pork Stew. Pork roast is simmered in a broth of hot paprika, sweet paprika and smoked paprika and served over hot buttered noodles. A Perfect meal to celebrate the Fall season.

Pot Luck Meatballs

Mom’s BBQ Meatballs, My Go-To for Pot Lucks

Mom’s BBQ Meatballs, my go-to recipe for pot lucks. The BBQ sauce is a delicious tangy, smoky and sweet combination.

slow cooker pork chops

Crock Pot Pork Chops with Apples and Figs #SundaySupper

Pork and apples are a classic pairing, and figs and sweet anise seed, orange juice and red wine vinegar, all add an exciting depth of flavor for a wonderful slow cooked meal.

Breakfast Burrito with green chile sauce

Breakfast Burrito with Green Chile Sauce

This simple green chile sauce is spot on for this bacon, egg and potato smothered burrito. The method for building the burrito is perfect, and a final stop in the oven means there isn’t a rush to have all the ingredients ready at exactly the same time.