Tag Archives: Food

Meatball Mania

My husband Richard absolutely loves meatballs. For Christmas, I asked for this meatball maker. I found out about it from my friend Mattie’s Blog . She also loved this because the meatballs browned evenly in less then 15 minutes. In … Continue reading

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The Last Tuna Casserole

One way to get Richard to eat seafood is with Tuna Casserole.  I’ve already blogged about another recipe here.  I wanted make a recipe similar to one I made years ago that I had gotten from a Betty Crocker cookbook. … Continue reading

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Southwestern Wagon Wheel Salad

Today was the Wharf to Wharf Race in Santa Cruz.  This is usually so exciting. There are great bands about every block. Thousands of people running by our house. Chloe is usually so happy and loving to play and entertain … Continue reading

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Baked Shells

This is an easy meal that is one of Richard’s favorites. Sometimes I use ziti, sometimes penne, this time I used shells. 1 lb of large sea shells (not the stuffing kind) 1 lb of mozzarella cheese shredded 1.5 cups … Continue reading

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Calzone

You don’t  really need a recipe to make calzone. It is basically a pizza that is wrapped in crust.  To make this calzone, I had a frozen pizza crust from my last batch. Referenced here: Pizza Dough One recipe yields two … Continue reading

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First Class Smoked Salmon Sea Shell Salad

On a flight back to Reno from Tampa, Florida we upgraded to first class. I had the  most delicious pasta salad I had ever tasted. I’ve tried for years to copy this dish and I think I have it down.  Richard … Continue reading

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Beef Barley Soup with a Skillet of Cornbread

Since we weren’t feeling to great of late, I took a few a few short cuts with this meal. I made Beef Barley Soup and didn’t brown anything. I just threw it all in the crock pot! Beef or Chicken … Continue reading

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