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Geraldine Saucier
I am the writer of the Food Blog "From My Southwest Kitchen"
I am the writer of the Food Blog "From My Southwest Kitchen"

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Peaches and Nectarines With Rosemary Lavender Syrup
A refreshing salad for those host summer days.  Juicy, sweet peaches and nectarines  tossed in syrup flavored with rosemary and lavender.   Add some pecans and you have a perfect dish you can serve as a summer salad or dessert. Peaches and Nectarines With R...

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Slow Cooker Ropa Vieja
I found this fantastic recipe in the latest edition of Cook's Country June/July 2017.   Ropa Vieja  is  Cuba's national dish.   The legend for this dish is a man too poor to afford meat for his family stirred some old clothes  ("ropa vieja" in Spanish) into...

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Pancakes are a wonderful meal to prepare anytime.  They are easy and you can add blueberries, pecans, chocolate chips, granola -  whatever you feel to make them a personal favorite.  I usually make a large quantity and freeze them so you can just pop them i...

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Pasta Primavera
I have made this dish for years.  Fresh veggies and pasta tossed with chicken broth, butter and cheese.  A delicious and light meal that is  perfect for hot summer days. I found this recipe in a favorite Italian Cookbook - Italian Family Cooking Like Mama U...

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Garlic Knots
I love Garlic Knots.  They are a great bread to serve with any meal or just to eat all by themselves.  You can make your own bread dough or use pizza dough.  Just cut the dough into strips, tie a knot and bake.  Top with  butter, garlic and  parsley. I foun...

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Instant Pot Orange Ginger Chicken
I found another great Instant Pot recipe - Orange Ginger Chicken from Our Best Bites.   This was one of the best Orange Chicken recipes I have made.  It is a very easy recipe to make and one the family will ask for again and again. Instant Pot Orange Ginger...

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Asparagus Frittata
I found the best recipe for an Asparagus Frittata on the Simply Recipes website.  It is so easy and absolutely amazing in flavor.  The only change I made was using onion powder instead of sliced scallions.  The family isn't that found of onions. Not only is...

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Beef Noodle Stir Fry
Stir Fry is a wonderful quick meal to make for dinner.  My family loves having Stir Fry.   You have veggies, meat or fish, all cooked together in a wonderful sauce.  You can serve it over noodles or rice. This recipe for Beef Noodle Stir Fry has beef, mushr...

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Slow Cooker Chicken Tetrazzini
I made the most amazing dinner last night in my crock pot.  Chicken Tetrazzini - so creamy, cheesy and just delicious.  This is a very easy recipe to make - just put the majority of the ingredients in your crock pot and set it on low and cook for 8 hours.  ...

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Seared Scallops
Seared Scallops are a very quick and easy dinner to prepare.  There are two types of scallops you can purchase at the market.  Wet (soaked) or dry  scallops. This recipe calls for dry scallops.   "Soaked"  scallops have been soaked in a bath of phosphates. ...
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