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Sesame Street Party – Monstrous Food

The appetizers for M’s Sesame Street Party were a lot of fun to put together. I knew that all the kids coming to the party would mow down on fruit and veggies. So making veggie trays to look like sesame … Continue reading

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Steam Family’s Version of St. Patrick’s Day food – Green Chili

Well it’s the day before St. Patrick’s day and I was trying to figure out what to make to celebrate. I wanted to make some Irish Soda bread, but really didn’t feel like baking. I really can’t stand corned beef … Continue reading

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Sunday Chili

Usually on Sunday I cook a few meals and we all eat them as left overs for the rest of the week. The big challenge is to find meals that all four of us will eat and won’t get tired … Continue reading

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Taco Omelet = Happiness for Breakfast

With all the craziness of getting ready for Christmas sometimes you just need to slow down for some comfort. For me one of the best parts of making taco’s for dinner is breakfast the next day. Mom used to always … Continue reading

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The Perfect Midweek Meal – Eggs and Chorizo

Most weeks I cook on Sunday and make 3 different meals that we eat for lunch and dinner throughout the week. But sometimes midweek the kids I need a break. But since we get home around 5:45 and M’s bedtime … Continue reading

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Chicken Enchalada Soup

One of my favorite lunch spots is Botanas. Its a Mexican restaurant in the center of the Latin quarter in Milwaukee. One of my favorite parts of eating there is the Enchilada soup. It is soooooo yummy! So I decided … Continue reading

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Chicken and Sausage Shells – A family friendly casserole

I got this recipe from a good friend of mine Kim. She made her’s in manicotti pasta, but I always split them, so why not use something that is already split? SHELLS!!! I love it because it has great texture … Continue reading

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Calico Beans – The perfect potluck dish

Calico beans are VERY popular in our family. They are requested for every potluck. And it’s not surprising as they are very yummy. It kinda makes me sad because I really do enjoy trying new recipes. But I sure don’t … Continue reading

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Steam family approved Broccoli and Cheese Soup

Mr. Steam is a huge fan of soup, me not so much. But the kids seem to have gotten Mr. Steam’s soup gene. So every now and then I try to appease them with some soup. When I was a … Continue reading

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Bad day? Comfort food to the rescue! Ratatouille Tart

After a really rough day, oh I don’t know, like TODAY! I really want some comfort food. And its a double win when that comfort food is chock full of veggies that are good for you! Woot woot!!! Ingredients: 1 … Continue reading

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