Category Archives: 52 Week Challenge

Olive Garden’s Salad Dressing (Copycat Version)

I find it just as easy, more tasty and far more economical to make my own salad dressing. The salad dressing at Olive Garden is probably my husband’s favorite. I actually found this by accident when I went looking for … Continue reading

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Even More Comfort Food – Chicken and Biscuits (Or biscuit topped chicken pot pie)!

Week 21 of the 52 Week New Recipe Challenge brings a recipe that has been in my to try file for some time. It’s from the Barefoot Contessa. By now, you’re probably seeing a  trend here…I have a lot of … Continue reading

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Individual Skillet Chocolate Chip Cookies

On a Memorial Day trip to North Carolina we stopped at the Lodge Factory store in Commerce, GA. It was a good thing our car was pretty well packed because these mini skillets were about all I could fit into … Continue reading

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Oreo Cookies and Cream Cups

Kids of all ages will love this recipe. If you’re looking for a way to cool off during the dog days of summer, this cookies and cream cups recipe, the week 19 recipe for the 52 Week New Recipe Challenge, … Continue reading

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Cornbread Muffins

Cornbread is a great accompaniment to many meals. I truly enjoy a really good cornbread, no matter how it’s made…in a loaf, muffins or a cast iron skillet. It’s the Southern girl in me. Recently I had a friend over … Continue reading

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Whipped Key Lime Pie

I love Key limes, also known as the Mexican lime or West Indian lime, as you may know if you’ve perused this blog. After about 20 years, my beloved Key lime tree needed to be replaced. It produced so much … Continue reading

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Cranberry Pistachio Baked Brie

I love cheese. Almost any cheese but especially brie. The creaminess, the richness, the melty goodness when it’s baked – it’s all good. When our neighbors asked us over for drinks, I offered to bring an appetizer and chose this … Continue reading

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