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Adventures in Everyday Entertaining

Casual Dining: Marinated Chicken with Cherry Tomato Risotto

Last fall, I came across a wonderful risotto dish from fellow blogger Cottage Grove House.  This Risotto with Sun Gold Tomato Sauce beckoned to me.  I filed it away to … Continue reading

March 4, 2014 · 11 Comments

Pre-Prep Time Means More Guest Time / Pork Chops with Brandy and Mushrooms

As I mentioned in my latest edition of ‘Magnificent Blogger Shout-Out‘, my cousin was visiting.  He is here in Austin for a conference so yesterday was the only day we … Continue reading

October 23, 2012 · 9 Comments

Casual Dining: Shrimp, Tomato, and Basil with Penne Pasta

As I prepared for our evening with dinner guests this week, I poured through Cooking Light Magazine to come up with a fun recipe that involved both tomatoes and shrimp.  … Continue reading

July 27, 2012 · 6 Comments

Kenley’s Creamy Potato Soup — Let the Inspiration In Challenge Week 4

When in doubt, make it up. I had some potatoes that I needed to use up and soup seemed like the perfect option.  (Despite being summer, we love eating soup … Continue reading

July 16, 2012 · 3 Comments

Maiden KitchenAid Voyage with Gingersnaps

We were extremely excited to receive a KitchenAid Mixer as a wedding present from my sister and brother-in-law.  I know so many people that have them and swear by them.  … Continue reading

June 27, 2012 · 18 Comments

Casual Dining: Pork Chops with Apples and Onions

In continuing my posts of the recipes that I’ll be using from my Menu Planning blog, here is the modified recipe from Cooking Light Magazine that I’ll be using for … Continue reading

June 7, 2012 · 3 Comments

Casual Dining: Corn Bread Muffins with Roasted Jalapeno Butter

As promised, I am providing recipes for all the dishes that were discussed in the Menu Planning post. Corn Bread Muffins — from COOKS.COM 1 cup yellow corn meal 1 … Continue reading

June 7, 2012 · 6 Comments