Thai Turkey Burgers with {Mango Salsa}

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The warmer spring weather is on the rise here in Texas and that can only bring one thought to my mind- backyard grilling! I love to grill.. and there is nothing like a grilled burger or hot dog and a … [Read more...]

Roasted Red Pepper Pesto Turkey Meatballs

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I eat yogurt for breakfast. ..and at my morning snack.. ..I include it in my lunch, usually.. ..and in that afternoon I always have a hankering for some Greek goodness.   I'd … [Read more...]

Spicy Thai Basil Chicken {Lettuce Wraps}

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It's a new year and what better way to start than to announce my recent affiliation with Cooking Light!  I am SO, so excited about this!!   I have been asked to be apart of their Cooking Light … [Read more...]

Turkey & Veggies Sloppy Joes

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Sloppy Joes aren't a regular in our house. Not for any particular reason- I've made them a couple times.. or just once.  I think I have refrained from making them at home beause my Fireman has them … [Read more...]

Salsa Turkey Burgers with Guacamole

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This belly was satisfied after this meal.  I even reheated and had it for dinner the next night while my Fireman was at the station.  I don't do leftovers these days.  Period.  But, I was surprised … [Read more...]

Southwest Poblano Turkey Burgers

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Last week when I was meal planning, I was toying with the idea of making black bean burgers for me and my Fireman at some point this week.  I have several different versions of this burger of the bean … [Read more...]

Shrimp & Pepperoni Marinara & Creamy Polenta

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My Fireman works in 24 hour shifts, leaving me at home to figure something out for dinner on my own.  Most nights I'm pretty good about getting something rounded and wholesome -- most of the time I … [Read more...]

Cheesy Pepperoni Calzone with Spinach & Mushrooms

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I have a confession.  Well.. is it a confession if the point you are making is painfully obvious?  Well.  Here it is anyway. I'm not one that provides avid amounts of baked goods, and sweet treats.  … [Read more...]

Turkey Quesadilla Suzia

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Although I'm sure it was beautifully cooked- I just can't help with my poultry issues. Bypassing the bird on my Thanksgiving plate leaves more room for goodies like FireAunt's Tamale … [Read more...]

Post-Turkey-Day Risotto

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I've taken pride in the title of this recipe.  Post Turkey Day.  POST.. meaning after :)  I look forward to holidays with much anticipation, knowing that I’ll be able to cook and bake themed treats … [Read more...]