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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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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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Jewish Soul Food Part 2

I’ve already posted some of my recipes for Jewish Soul Food This is a continuance of that post. These recipes are NOT healthy or recommended by cardiologists, but they are authentic and delicious to me. I do not prepare them … Continue reading

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Caviar and Omiyage

Sadly this year,  Richard and I were sick for New Year‘s Eve and had to decline the invitation to ring in 2011 with some very dear friends. In the refrigerator sat the yummy caviar that is  a tradition for our … 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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The McCartyParty Thanksgiving 2010

Ah yes, it’s Thanksgiving and I have so much to be thankful for.  I’m excited for the joy and satisfaction I get from fixing this delicious dinner for my family.  I think the last time I was able to fix … Continue reading

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Tuna Casserole Breaking Bad

Ahhh Tuna Casserole, this is such a comfort food and  healthy to boot. It is basically a Tetrazzini named after the opera singer and the tuna can be substituted for turkey or chicken.  I really can’t think of a better … Continue reading

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Lasagna in the Crockpot, yeah really

When my husband Richard says “This is on the list,” I know it came out delicious. I made this dish yesterday morning after thumbing through my “Fix it and Forget It” Cookbook. I really didn’t believe this could be done … Continue reading

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