Category Archives: Internationally Inspired

Slow Cooker Brazilian Style Beef and Black Beans

I love my slow cooker. Put dinner in and leave it. It’s ready when you get home. And this dish is so easy and so delicious you’ll make it many times. Feijoada is a stew from Brazil. Like many traditional … Continue reading

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Grilled Shrimp Tacos with Mango Avocado Salsa

We love shrimp. And we love tacos. What a combo they make! And how much better if it’s grilled? (Fewer dishes!) So in honor of Cinco de Mayo, go out and grill a taco!

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Fried Rice with Asian Style Pork Chops

Doing a check in the pantry – what do we have? A quick check of the freezer I found some pork chops – and there were a couple pieces of bacon left. Hmmm… Fried Rice!

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Dyngus Day Pierogi and Sausage

 It’s Dyngus Day! What the heck is Dyngus Day? Well, Dyngus day is to Polish Americans what St. Patrick’s day is to Irish Americans. A day of festivities, parades and good food. But what is dyngus day? No one really … Continue reading

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Beef and Bean Burritos – Filling the house with Aromas!

With these days of staying home, it’s wonderful to have the aroma of food cooking in the kitchen. I went through the freezer and pantry and found everything I needed for some tasty burritos!

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