Exotic Salad

Exotic Salad

This is a salad that my mom used to make. It is so good. Very different. One that I have loved for years. I hope you enjoy it. Tastespotting is running salads all day Tuesday May 1 with Dole Salads as their sponsor. Drop by to see some amazing salads. 14 oz. can hearts of… 

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Chocolate Caramilk Cookies

Caramilk Secrets

These cookies have a secret, a Caramilk Secret hidden inside. I came across these the other day and thought that they would make a yummy cookie. They sure did. Instead of chocolate chips I chopped up the Caramilk Secrets and put them in a deliciously buttery cookie. You be the judge!!! 1 cup butter, softened… 

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Original Joe’s

Chili Lime Chicken

We couldn’t decide where to go initially for our 20th anniversary. We have been doing so much fine dining and cooking lately we wanted to tone it down a bit. We miss our pub dates that we used to have!!! Just the two of us with no distractions. So I said that we could grab… 

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Foodgawker and Tastespotting

Wow what a week.!!!! One photo accepted to Tastespotting, the strawberry pineapple daiquiri and two accepted to Foodgawker, sliders and fries and the oysters. I will try very hard to continue to give you great innovative recipes with good photos. I am blessed!!!!

The Taste of an Oyster

Freshly shucked oysters

This is something that I have loved for a long time. I don’t actually remember eating my first oyster but I would have just sucked it up and went for like so many other things I have done in life. I can’t imagine the first brave man (or woman) to have plucked one of these… 

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Chicken Gyros with Yogurt Dill Sauce

Chicken Gyros

This is a quick and easy dinner that Ken has enjoyed making for years. We all love it!!!! With a crisp salad and a glass of white wine it is a great spring meal. This is a new recipe we tried, I really liked it but Ken likes the original one we have been doing… 

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Lemon Drop Cocktail

Lemon Drop Cocktail

This is a drink that a friend of mine Andrea and fellow blogger is sipping on in her profile picture on Tasty Kitchen. I had to try it, it looked so good. She has a very nice site, filled with fantastic recipes. I also love the name of her site Quest For Delish. Isn’t that… 

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Strawberry Pineapple Daiquiri

Strawberry Pineapple Daiquiri

With summer coming we all want to have some lazy days sitting out back enjoying the weather. Here is a delicious sipper filled with fresh fruit and a little alcohol too!! It took me a couple of tries (oh darn) to perfect it but I think I got it down. You can keep the simple… 

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