Monthly Archive: November 2011

Pork Medalions with Cranberry Sauce

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The pork was tender and the cranberry sauce was delicious. The simple sides of oven roasted butternut squash and frozen peas hit the spot. Costco sells a large container of butternut squash already peeled and cubed so you can make Oven Roasted Butternut Squash without any hassle! In the produce section at Trader Joe’s they …

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Pork Tenderloin with Cranberry Sauce

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Pork tenderloin is low fat and delicious not to mention easy to cook. At this time of year when there are so many extra things on our “to do” list we need some easy to prepare meals.When purchased at the big box stores like Sam’s Club or Costco pork tenderloin is also a good value. Usually …

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Classic Beef Pot Roast

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 For the past few weeks hubby Tom has been enjoying cooking in his Grandmother’s old cast iron dutch oven. I am thrilled that he has been taking an interest in cooking on the weekends. As much as I enjoy cooking myself, having someone cook for me is at the top of my list of pleasures! …

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Classic Beef Pot Roast

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After all that turkey are you ready for a little beef? For the past few weeks hubby Tom has been enjoying cooking in his Grandmother’s old cast iron dutch oven. I am thrilled that he has been taking an interest in cooking on the weekends. As much as I enjoy cooking myself, having someone cook for …

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What To Do With Leftover Turkey & Cranberry Sauce?

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I can handle one or maybe two meals of the leftovers after Thanksgiving but after that I am so ready for some new flavors! Turkey is a fairly neutral flavor so it lends itself well to other cuisines. Go ahead and substitute it in any of your favorite recipes that call for cooked chicken. We had …

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