Monthly Archives: May 2007

Friday Pizza Nights

After a long week, the last thing on my mind for Friday night is cooking. Right after Ben and I got married and not long after we moved in together to our new townhouse we instituted Friday Pizza Nights. We … Continue reading

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Beef Stroganoff

In my Cooking Light magazine the last recipe in the back is always a “Then & Now” recipe. They are usually classic recipes that are remade and slimmed down. I had a beef stroganoff recipe, but decided to try this … Continue reading

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Bachelorette Finger Foods

This past weekend was my friend and college roommate, Meg’s, Bachelorette Party. We booked at room at The Quincey Hotel in downtown DC near DuPont Circle with a kitchenette suite. I figured we’d enjoy sitting around having appetizers for dinner … Continue reading

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Christmas in May…

Since I’ve just started this blog I don’t have too many pictures of food. I’ve made things a thousand times without ever taking a picture…why didn’t I think of that before? Anyways…even though we’re a good six months to next … Continue reading

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Very early in our relationship, Ben and I started going to the Flying Saucer in downtown Raleigh. It was there that we both learned to appreciate beer for it’s taste. We are now proud members of the UFO club and … Continue reading

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Chicken Divan

This “casserole” type dish is one of the many recipes that seem to satisfy us on busy nights. Any time I can find fresh broccoli I’ll use that instead of the frozen. Also, I like to make everything in advance … Continue reading

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Sake Marinated Salmon with Shrimp Fried Rice and a Pineapple Reduction

While I can’t say I made this myself…it’s one of my husband’s first culinary creations he made for our engagement anniversary. I was quite impressed with his cooking skills as it isn’t too often I give him full reign of … Continue reading

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