Category Archives: jalapeno

Chicken enchiladas with avocado cream sauce

Date: February 10th, 2013 Recipe: Modifications: None, but we used some frozen shredded chicken and turkey that was leftover from a previous meal. Time to table: 60 minutes Servings: dinner and three lunches from leftovers Ben: Like Erin: Like (did … Continue reading

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Corn Chowder

Date: August 20th, 2012 Recipe: Modifications:  I pureed the soup a bit at the end with our immersion blender as we prefer thicker soups. I also doubled the recipe so there would be leftovers for lunch. Time to table: 45 … Continue reading

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Texmex Sloppy Joes

Date: July 10th, 2012 Recipe: Modifications: We used ground turkey instead of beef and omitted the cilantro because I didn’t feel like buying a whole bunch just to throw half of it away. Time to table: 30 minutes Servings: 6 … Continue reading

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Mexican Baked Eggs

Date: 3/31/2012 Recipe: Modifications: I only used one jalapeno and just realized that I forgot the oregano. It also seemed to take longer than 5-8 minutes for our eggs to cook, more like 15 minutes, however the yolks were far … Continue reading

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Meatloaf with broccoli and mashed potatoes

Date: 1/24/2012 Meatloaf recipe: Broccoli recipe: 1 head of broccoli tossed with olive oil, salt, pepper, and parmesan cheese. Roast at 425 for 20 minutes. Mashed potatoes recipe: Quarter the potatoes and boil them until soft, mash with butter, sour … Continue reading

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Tortilla and Black Bean Pie

Date: 1/17/2012 Recipe: (I also made this before WAY back in the day right after I’d started my blog) Modifications: Used whole wheat tortillas – and the ones we got (Mission 100% whole wheat “soft taco”) were EXACTLY the perfect size … Continue reading

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Crock pot jambalaya

Date: 1/9/2012 Recipe: From Delicious & Dependable Slow Cooker Recipes, Judith Finlayson 1 lb Italian sausage 2 onions, finely chopped 6 cloves garlic, minced 1 jalapeno pepper, finely chopped 2 tsp Cajun seasoning 1 tsp dried chopped oregano 1/ tsp cracked black … Continue reading

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Curried lentil and sweet potato soup

Date: 1/8/2012 Recipe: Modifications: I forgot to add the diced bell pepper, whoops. Nicki forgot the carrots, so between the two of us we have a full meal 🙂 We also used the immersion blender to thicken the soup up. … Continue reading

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Smoked meatloaf with roasted sweet potatoes

Date: 11/9/2011 Meatloaf recipe: Sweet potato recipe: Source: Cook’s Illustrated 3 pounds sweet potatoes (about 6 medium), ends trimmed, peeled, rinsed, and cut into 3/4-inch thick rounds (see note) 1/4 cup packed light brown sugar 2 tablespoons apple juice 2 … Continue reading

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Homemade salsa

Date: 9/4/2011 Recipe: The recipe we used was modified from a recipe that Brian sent us: Original recipe: 1 ice cream pail of tomatoes, blanched and peeled 3 medium onions, chopped 3 green bell peppers, chopped 1/2 cup lemon juice … Continue reading

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