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Southwestern Chicken Enchiladas with Homemade Enchilada Sauce

by evh January 10, 2017
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 Southwestern Chicken Enchiladas with Homemade Enchilada Sauce ~ Oh thank goodness school is back in. Don’t get me wrong, the holiday break was good and I do enjoy sleeping in but … it’s good to be back into the swing of things. With the weekly routine, of course, comes a more consistent dinnertime and menu planning […]

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7 Delicious Ways To Serve Butternut Squash

by evh September 26, 2016
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7 Delicious Ways To Serve Butternut Squash ~ I think Mother Nature has had a plan all along. I certainly don’t think it’s any mistake that she made Butternut Squash slightly sweet, nutty, and bright orange. I think of it as more of a good mood food –– as the weather starts to cool and cloudy days […]

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Sautéed Okra with Corn Bread

by evh September 22, 2015
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Sautéed Okra with Corn Bread ~ This past weekend, I got to do one of my favorite things –– cook at the Lone Star Farmers Market. This is something that I enjoy on so many levels. One because I get to mix and mingle with my fellow farmers market friends and people while listening to […]

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Pimento Cheese Shells with Spinach Marinara

by evh March 18, 2015
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Pimento Cheese Shells with Spinach Marinara ~ There are nights when you just need comfort food –– you need a good ole hearty meal with a (big) glass of wine. For me, these nights usually happen on Sunday. We tend to wrap-up our hectic weekends with a big meal and some family time around the […]

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10 Delicious Meatless Monday Ideas

by evh March 9, 2015
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10 Delicious Meatless Monday Ideas ~ Oh, Monday you seem to sneak up on me every week. After a weekend full of busy fun, coupled-up with a little relaxation, there you are –– like a puppy jumping up on the bed with a cold nose in the morning sweet, yet slightly crazy. During the start of […]

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Three Cheese + Swiss Chard Skillet Lasagna

by evh December 3, 2014
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  I told you about my on again, off again, love affair with swiss chard. Do you remember my holiday mushrooms? This season it’s so on and the rainbow of colors just makes me happy especially on some of these gloomy, wintery days as of late. This week, I layered it into a dish much […]

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Shaved Fennel + Orange Salad with Honey Peppercorn Vinaigrette

by evh December 1, 2014
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Shaved Fennel + Orange Salad with Honey Peppercorn Vinaigrette ~ It seems every year around this time I am reminded again of why we love Texas so much. Over the weekend, many of our neighbors were outside hanging their holiday lights while enjoying the 70+ degree temperatures and fresh air. The weather is a big […]

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Creamy Eggplant Soup

by evh November 18, 2014
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Creamy Eggplant Soup ~ We have been huddled in the house for the last couple of weeks with some sort of virus — blah. First it was my youngest, followed by my oldest. These boys are very needed when they are ill too — geesh! Don’t get me wrong, I love them and enjoy all […]

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Mediterranean Sweet Potato Stuffed Peppers

by evh November 12, 2014
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We had dinner not that long ago at laV –– a gorgeous, modern French restaurant here in town with an impeccable kitchen staff. I don’t usually order chicken when I go out to eat but I had heard only good things about the one on the laV dinner menu. Juicy, wood-oven roasted chicken for two, […]

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On a Break: Rosemary Potato + Apple Fritters

by evh October 20, 2014
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Rosemary Potato + Apple Fritters ~ We went to New Mexico last week –– Ahhh, “The Land of Enchantment” –– and while it was absolutely beautiful with it’s fall foliage and large mountains, the menu selection while traveling through that part of the country was well … kinda limited. Not in a bad way, but […]

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