Monthly Archives: June 2011

For dinner this week…

It’s summer. It’s busy. It’s craziness!! Due to swim lessons, meetings, regular pool time, park time, and time I spend looking at my house wondering why my imaginary housekeeper is doing such a lousy job… I haven’t been to adventurous … Continue reading

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Simple Marinara

My friend Caitlin told me about a recipe she had found for super easy homemade marinara and I have been thinking/dreaming about it for weeks. I finally wrestled the recipe out of her… or she willingly posted it 🙂 I changed … Continue reading

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Homemade BBQ Sauce

Grilling season is upon us! One of my favorite things about grilling is BBQ. I love coating delicious grilled meat in tasty tangy BBQ sauce! I had never made my own sauce before yesterday but I had become frustrated with … Continue reading

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Crash Hot Potatoes

You can never have too many potato cooking techniques up your sleeve. You can never have too many potatoes either… in my opinion! I found this one on the Pioneer Woman blog a while back and have been meaning to … Continue reading

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Baked Meatballs

Necessity is the mother of invention… thus this recipe. The kids wanted to go to the pool, I wanted to make slow cooked but not greasy meatballs for dinner… but also want to go to the pool. I came up … Continue reading

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Anniversary Giveaway Winner!!

Congrats to Carrie for winning the BlueQ bag!!! Thanks for trying out the granola bars!! Please email me at kitchentutor@gmail.com so we can coordinate getting your new bag to you as soon as humanly possible!! 🙂 Thanks again to all … Continue reading

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Fire Roasted Stir Fry

This recipe came to me in a dream… kinda… I was trying to take a nap and I was hungry. I couldn’t fall asleep until I could decide if I wanted to grill or have stir fry. I wanted both, … Continue reading

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6th Month Anniversary!! Giveaway!!

It’s been 6 months since I started this crazy food blog and I must say it has FLOWN by!! I’m so excited about all the new dishes I’ve been able to cook for family and friends and I’m even more … Continue reading

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Chicken Enchiladas w/ White Sauce

Would you believe this was my first shot at chicken enchiladas?! Well, it was and I was pretty excited about it. I searched through several recipes online and took a thing or two from each and threw in some of … Continue reading

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Watermelon Margaritas

If you’re of drinking age… and you love watermelon and you love margaritas… make these!! They are easy and smooth and quite possibly my new favorite summer cocktail. Sorry twisted Arnold Palmer… maybe next year 😉 Fist start by making … Continue reading

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