Recipes

I love to cook. I just wish someone would go to the grocery store for me! Seriously—I share recipes on this page from my personal collection but absolutely love for others to post or share recipes with me so I can share with the Aha! Connection.

Meal Types Key Ingredients

apple | Asian | asparagus | avocado | beef | chicken | corn | cranberries | fish | marinade | pie | pork | salsa | shrimp

Roasted Radishes

Ingredients:

1 lb with tops and ends trimmed, then sliced in half. 1 T olive oil Salt Pepper Finely chopped garlic clove Minced parsley

Preparation:

Trim the top and stem ends off a pound of radishes, then slice them in half.  Toss with about 1 tablespoon of olive oil and some salt and pepper.  Arrange …
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Roasted Cauliflower

Ingredients

1 pound cauliflower, about 1 medium-large head, trimmed and cut into 1/4-inch-thick slices (Go ahead and cook all the loose pieces that will fall away when you slice!) Extra virgin olive oil, to coat Sea salt Coarsely ground black pepper

Preparation

Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Place cauliflower in a large mixing bowl. Pour …
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Easy Homemade Vanilla Ice-cream

Ingredients:

4 cups half and half or light cream 1 14oz can Eagle Brand sweetened condensed milk 2 Tablespoons vanilla extract

Preparation:

In a large bowl, combine ingredients; mix well.  Pour into ice cream freezer container.  Freeze according to manufacturer’s instructions.  Enjoy!

Below is a photo of my ice-cream maker.  It is sooooo easy we …
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Eggs Benedict

Ingredients 8 pieces of bacon or 4 pieces of Canadian bacon 2 tablespoons chopped parsley, for garnish 4 eggs 2 teaspoons white or rice vinegar 2 English muffins Butter

Blender Hollandaise

10 Tbsp unsalted butter 3 egg yolks 1 Tbsp lemon juice 1/2 teaspoon salt Dash of cayenne or tabasco Read more: http://www.simplyrecipes.com/recipes/eggs_benedict/#ixzz4ka0cJ1t1
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Coconut Chicken Curry Stew

Ingredients

1 Tablespoon Coconut Oil 1 lb chicken tenderloins cut into 1 inch pieces 3 cups chopped carrots 2 cups coarsely chopped onions 6 cloves minced garlic 1 Tablespoon grated fresh ginger 1 14.5 oz can reduced sodium chicken broth 1 cup unsweetened light coconut milk 2 Tablespoons curry powder 1 teaspoon sea salt 1/4…
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Snapper with Avocado Salsa

Ingredients:

1 lb of frozen skinless red snapper fillets, 1/2 to 3/4 inch thick (I used fresh grouper from Kroger instead) 1 ripe avocado, halved, seeded, peeled, and chopped 2 Tablespoons, finely chopped red onion 1 Tablespoon snipped fresh cilantro 1 Tablespoon lime juice 1/4 teaspoon sea salt 2 Tablespoons Olive Oil Black Pepper

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Veggie Frittata

Ingredients:

1 medium sized yellow onion, chopped 1 (4 oz) container sliced fresh mushrooms 1 T olive oil 1 (6 oz) bag of baby fresh spinach 4 large eggs 6 egg whites 1 (4oz) block sharp cheddar cheese, shredded (about 1 cup) 1/4 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese 2 T milk 1/2 t pepper 1/4…
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Berries and Cream

My kids love this snack (or dessert) during fresh berry season! 

Ingredients:

Any fresh berries.  We typically use:

Blueberries Strawberries Raspberries Blackberries

For the Cream:

1 Cup Heavy Whipping Cream 3 T Sugar

Preparation:

Wash berries, cut strawberries if they are large.  Put all the berries together in a big bowl.

With an electric mixer …
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Missy’s Marinated Tomatoes

Source: The Pioneer Woman

Ingredients:

1 cup Canola Oil 1/4 cup Balsamic Vinegar 4 Tablespoons Sugar 1 teaspoon Salt Freshly Ground Black Pepper 3 whole Green Onions, Sliced 1/4 cup Chopped Parsley 18 whole Basil Leaves (chiffonade) 1/4 teaspoon Ground Thyme 2 cloves Garlic, Minced Finely 2 pounds Tomatoes, Cut Into Quarters (if Big) Or…
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Easy Chicken Enchiladas (2)

Ingredients:

3 cups cooked chicken (I cook mine in the crock pot for easiest shredding) 2 cups shredded pepper jack cheese 1.5 cups sour cream, divided 1 (4.5 oz) can chopped green chiles, drained 8 (8 inch) flour tortillas (or corn if you prefer) 1 cup green taco sauce optional toppings (olives, tomato, avocado,…
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