Weekday Supper Recipes

Orecchietta Pasta with Brie, Broccoli and Tomatoes #SundaySupper

Orecchiette Pasta with Brie Broccoli and Tomatoes Recipe #SundaySupper

Posted on Oct 19th, 2014 - 14 Comments

What do you think of when you think of budget food? I know that many times I think of, unhealthy, canned or processed foods come to mind. The Sunday…

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Slow Cooker Spicy Peach Pulled Pork Recipe #SundaySupper

Slow Cooker Spicy Peach Pulled Pork Recipe #SundaySupper

Posted on Oct 12th, 2014 - 17 Comments

I have to admit, for the longest time, I rarely used my slow cooker with the exception of keeping things warm while entertaining. As my business has…

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Roasted Pork Tenderloin over Sweet Potatoes #SundaySupper

Roasted Pork Tenderloin over Sweet Potatoes #SundaySupper

Posted on Sep 21st, 2014 - 26 Comments

I bet when you read the title of this recipe, you were thinking this was going to be a traditional pork roast over mashed sweet potatoes. Am I right?…

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Sausage Mushroom Bacon and Pasta #SundaySupper

Sausage Mushroom and Bacon Pasta #SundaySupper

Posted on Aug 22nd, 2014 - 17 Comments

The summer is almost over, my kiddos are back to school, I am a little sad but and I also am looking forward to Labor Day Weekend. This weekend is…

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Warm Shrimp and Avocado Salad #ChooseDreams #WeekdaySupper

Warm Shrimp and Avocado Salad #WeekdaySupper #ChooseDreams

Posted on Jul 29th, 2014 - 10 Comments

One of the things that I love most about what I do is traveling and meeting people that I work with from all over the country. I had the honor of…

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Hawaiian Sea Salt Tuna Steak #SundaySupper

Grilled Hawaiian Sea Salt Tuna Nuggets #SundaySupper

Posted on Jul 13th, 2014 - 26 Comments

I have had so much fun playing around with great quality finishing sea salts lately. I realized that it can take a just okay dish to an over the top…

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Portuguese Flank Steak #WeekdaySupper #ChooseDreams

Posted on Jul 3rd, 2014 - 10 Comments

Fourth of July is here and it is so fun to cook together with family and friends. I love the idea of entertaining without fuss - just great food,…

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Tomato Bean Salad #SundaySupper

Tomato Bean Salad #SundaySupper

Posted on Jun 29th, 2014 - 21 Comments

I have been on a total salad kick around here and I am excited to share another salad that I am totally in love with this summer. Tomato Bean Salad…

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Northern Bean Salad with egg and prosciutto by family foodie

Northern Bean Salad with Egg and Prosciutto #PicnicGame

Posted on Jun 18th, 2014 - 13 Comments

Do you know what day it is? Today is actually International Picnic Day, and what could be better than to celebrate with a group of bloggers from the…

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Strawberry Basil Goat Cheese Flatbread Salad #WeekdaySupper #ChooseDreams

Posted on May 26th, 2014 - 7 Comments

When strawberries are in season, our family could easily go through 2 pints a day. I am not kidding, we love strawberries and make strawberry…

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Asparagus Salmon Egg Salad #WeekdaySupper

Asparagus Salmon Egg Salad #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Apr 18th, 2014 - 3 Comments

This Asparagus Salmon Egg Salad is truly a favorite spring salad and perfect for Good Friday. This salad is so pretty that many times, it makes it's…

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Angel Hair Shrimp Lettuce Wraps #SundaySupper

Angel Hair Shrimp Lettuce Wraps #SundaySupper

Posted on Apr 13th, 2014 - 39 Comments

It all started with a Saturday morning trip to our local farmers market. Right before my eyes were these gorgeous baby romaine lettuce hearts. They…

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Brown Sugar Glazed Cod Tacos #WeekdaySupper

Brown Sugar Glazed Cod Tacos #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Apr 11th, 2014 - 12 Comments

To me weeknight dinners are casual fun and something that the entire family can enjoy together. One thing that I have always found is that my…

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French Onion Grilled Cheese #SundaySupper

French Onion Grilled Cheese #SundaySupper

Posted on Apr 6th, 2014 - 28 Comments

What is it about a Grilled Cheese Sandwich? There is just something that takes us all back to our childhood. It brings me back to days where my…

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Egg and Chorizo Wrap #WeekdaySupper

Egg and Chorizo Wraps #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Mar 31st, 2014 - 9 Comments

This Weekday Supper recipe was born out of desperation, not creativity. Most moms and many dads can relate - every once in a while, we let our kids…

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Angel Hair Pasta with Chicken, Spinach and Wine Sauce

Angel Hair Pasta with Chicken Spinach and White Wine Sauce #SundaySupper

Posted on Mar 23rd, 2014 - 25 Comments

What should I make for dinner? That is what I found myself asking my family recently. Ron chimed in -- You haven't made that Chicken Recipe with the…

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Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Chili #SundaySupper

Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Chili #SundaySupper

Posted on Feb 23rd, 2014 - 37 Comments

I have a confession to make. I had never made chili. There, I said it. From the response that I received from my followers, clearly my lack of amor…

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Brocolli Ricotta Puffs #weekdaysupper

Broccoli Ricotta Cheese Puff #Weekdaysupper

Posted on Jan 29th, 2014 - 9 Comments

I don't know about you, but at our home, we have week's that it is go, go go. As much as we try not to overlap sports, it never fails -- at some…

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Weekday Supper Menu for the week of December 30 - January 3

Welcoming 2014 with a Simple #WeekdaySupper Menu (12/30-1/3)

Posted on Dec 30th, 2013 - 2 Comments

Weekday Supper Menu for the week of December 30 - January 3   Monday Gluten free Cranberry Walnut Salad from No One Likes Crumbley…

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Weekday Supper Menu 12.23-12.27

Simple, Delicious Menu Ideas for #WeekdaySupper (12/23-12/27)

Posted on Dec 23rd, 2013 - 0 Comments

Weekday Supper Menu for the week of December 23-27   Monday Stovetop Pasta with Sausage and Peppers from Hezzi-D's Books and Cooks  Pasta…

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Weekday Supper Menu 12.6-12.20

Simple, Delicious Meals for a Busy Week – #WeekdaySupper Menu (12/16-12/20)

Posted on Dec 16th, 2013 - 0 Comments

Weekday Supper Menu for the week of December 16-20   Monday Twice Baked Blue Cheese Butternut Squash from Mess Makes Food Sweet squash…

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Weekday Supper menu 12.9-12.13

Easy, Flavor-Packed #WeekdaySupper Menu (12/9-12/13)

Posted on Dec 9th, 2013 - 0 Comments

Weekday Supper Menu for the week of December 9-13   Monday Thai Green Curry Turkey Meatballs from Supper for a Steal Introduce Thai…

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Weekday Supper Menu 12.2-12.6

Easy, Nutritious #WeekdaySupper Menu (12/2 – 12/6)

Posted on Dec 2nd, 2013 - 1 Comment

Weekday Supper Menu for the week of December 2-6   Monday Spinach and Goat Cheese Stuffed Chicken from Take a Bite Out of Boca Creamy,…

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Weekday Supper Menu 11.25 - 11.29

Simple #WeekdaySupper Recipes for a Busy Week

Posted on Nov 25th, 2013 - 2 Comments

Weekday Supper Menu for the week of November 25-29   Monday Ham & Cheese Calzones from The Foodie Army Wife Ham & Cheese Calzones…

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Weekday Supper 11.18 - 11.22

A Flavor-Packed Quick #WeekdaySupper Menu (11/18 – 11/22)

Posted on Nov 18th, 2013 - 0 Comments

Weekday Supper Menu for the week of November 18-22   Monday Tuna Dill Patties with Lemon Rice from Sue's Nutrition Buzz Crisp tuna…

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Weekday Supper 11.11-11.15

A #WeekdaySupper meets #FamilyDinnerTable Menu (11/11 – 11/15)

Posted on Nov 11th, 2013 - 2 Comments

Weekday Supper Menu for the week of November 11-15 This week's Weekday Supper menu features Super-Quick recipes by American Family Insurance…

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Weekday Supper 11.4-11.8

Quick Meals for Busy Nights – #WeekdaySupper Menu (11/4-11/8)

Posted on Nov 4th, 2013 - 5 Comments

Weekday Supper Menu for the week of November 4 - 8   Monday Beer Battered Fish with Oven Baked Chips and Spicy Tartar Sauce from Bobbi's…

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#WeekdaySupper Menu 10/28-11/1

Easy and Inspiring #WeekdaySupper Menu (10/28-11/1)

Posted on Oct 28th, 2013 - 1 Comment

Weekday Supper Menu for the week of October 28th - November 1st Monday Spinach and Mushroom White Pizza from Supper For a Steal Copycat…

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Crab Beignets | Emeril’s Cooking with Power

Posted on Oct 22nd, 2013 - 2 Comments

I just returned from a trip to New Orleans. This city can be compared to NYC in that there is always something going on and the food scene is just…

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#WeekdaySupper Menu: week of 10.21-10.25 | familyfoodie.com

#WeekdaySupper Menu: Quick Comfort Food (10/21-10/25)

Posted on Oct 21st, 2013 - 2 Comments

Weekday Supper Menu for the week of October 21st - 25th Monday Three Bean Vegetarian Chili from Alida's Kitchen Three Bean Vegetarian Chili is a…

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Weekday Supper 10.14-10.18

Using up Leftovers = #WeekdaySupper (10/14-10/18)

Posted on Oct 14th, 2013 - 2 Comments

Weekday Supper Menu for the week of October 14-18 This week's menu is sponsored by American Family Insurance.  Each blogger will be featuring a…

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Quick #WeekdaySupper Recipes (10/7-10/11)

Quick #WeekdaySupper Recipes (10/7-10/11)

Posted on Oct 7th, 2013 - 0 Comments

Weekday Supper Menu for the week of October 7-11, 2013 Monday Saucy Chipotle Tuna Tostadas from La Cocina de Leslie Canned tuna gets a little…

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#WeekdaySupper 9/30-10/4

Easy #WeekdaySupper Recipes (9/30-10/4)

Posted on Sep 30th, 2013 - 8 Comments

Weekday Supper Menu for the week of September 30 - October 4, 2013 Monday Crockpot Balsamic Chicken from Foodie Army Wife.com With a rich,…

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Easy Weekday Supper Recipes for the busy family #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Sep 23rd, 2013 - 6 Comments

Good Morning and Happy Monday!  Fall is in the air and our #SundaySupper was just full of beautiful fall recipes.  What is it about Fall that has…

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Easy Meals and Tips for Busy Schedules #WeekdaySupper #FamilyDinnerTable

Posted on Sep 16th, 2013 - 4 Comments

As a busy working mom of four, one of my biggest struggles is getting dinner on the table during the week.  This is especially true during the fall…

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Simple and Easy Weekday Supper Recipes #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Sep 9th, 2013 - 0 Comments

Most of us are settling in to our Back to School routine's by now.  I don't know about you, but this seems to be the time that I need the most help…

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Easy Recipes for busy families #weekdaysupper

Posted on Sep 2nd, 2013 - 0 Comments

Good Morning and Happy Labor Day! I am writing this post from the beautiful Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando.   We will be very sad to leave this…

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Football Season Recipes #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Aug 26th, 2013 - 0 Comments

Football season is upon us.  Our first game of the season was this past weekend and we were thrilled that both of the boys won their game.  I felt…

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Back to School and Summer Memories #weekdaysupper

Posted on Aug 19th, 2013 - 2 Comments

It's back to school time and the summer memories were unforgettable.  This was truly a summer our family will never forget. I am truly sitting here…

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Family Friendly Easy Weeknight Recipes & Summer Fun #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Aug 5th, 2013 - 3 Comments

Happy Monday!  This morning, I find myself thinking about all the wonderful memories this past week has brought.  The summer is winding down for…

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Easy and Delicious #Weekdaysupper recipes

Posted on Jul 29th, 2013 - 3 Comments

Good Morning and Happy Monday!  I really enjoyed this weekend with the family.   It was a very quiet and non-eventful weekend and exactly what the…

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5 Fantastic Quick & Easy Meals | #weekdaysupper

Posted on Jul 22nd, 2013 - 13 Comments

Good Morning!  Words can not describe how I feel this morning.  What an absolutely amazing weekend with so many friends that attended the Food and…

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The Food and Wine Conference | #WeekdaySupper Inspiration

Posted on Jul 15th, 2013 - 2 Comments

Happy Monday!  It's here, It's here!  That time that you have been dreaming about and pouring your heart and soul into, it's finally here!  It is…

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#WeekdaySupper Busch Gardens and Sara Moulton

Posted on Jul 8th, 2013 - 5 Comments

Happy Monday!  I hope you enjoyed your holiday weekend and time with family and friends.  We had such a wonderful fun weekend with the kids.  Our…

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Grilled Mahi Mahi with Garlic Caper Sauce #SundaySupper

Posted on Jul 7th, 2013 - 27 Comments

I don't know that anyone has inspired me to cook, more than Sara Moulton.  She is one of the first cooking shows that I can remember watching on…

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Birthday Dinners and Easy Meals #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Jul 1st, 2013 - 2 Comments

I find myself reflecting on this past weekend and wondering where the time has gone.  Not only did this weekend fly by, but time in general, it is…

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Easy Dinner Recipes #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Jun 24th, 2013 - 4 Comments

Happy Monday! I've got a little extra pep in my step today.  We just returned from spending four days with old friends at Universal Studios Orlando.…

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Easy Family Friendly Recipes #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Jun 17th, 2013 - 0 Comments

Happy Monday!  What a great weekend we had at our house.  I love celebrating Father's Day and this year was no different.  We enjoyed a fabulous…

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Easy Recipes for Busy Families #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Jun 10th, 2013 - 2 Comments

Good Morning!  Happy Monday.  After such a busy May, it sure has been nice to have some downtime on the weekends.  We had a very fun week with…

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You’re going to love this week’s Easy Recipes #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Jun 3rd, 2013 - 0 Comments

Good morning and Happy Monday!  How was your weekend?  After a busy month of May, we actually enjoyed a relaxing weekend.   Alexandra and I kicked…

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One Pot Chicken, Leeks and Orzo

Posted on May 28th, 2013 - 8 Comments

As a super busy mom of four, I really appreciate quick and easy meals that are wholesome and tasty.  My kids are spoiled, they love really good food…

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Easy Weekday Supper Recipes and Graduation #WeekdaySupper

Posted on May 27th, 2013 - 3 Comments

Happy Memorial Day! Today, we remember the millions of soldiers who gave their lives in the service of their country.  This Memorial Day Weekend…

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Turkey Alfalfa Healthy Sandwich

Posted on May 24th, 2013 - 9 Comments

Today I decided to make a turkey alfalfa sprout sandwich that has been one of my favorites for years. My mom has been making this sandwich for me…

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Easy Weekday Supper Recipes #WeekdaySupper

Posted on May 20th, 2013 - 1 Comment

Happy Monday!  I hope you all had a great weekend.   We enjoyed another weekend filled with fun and great memories. This week I am truly…

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Avocado Hummus #WeekdaySupper

Posted on May 17th, 2013 - 11 Comments

Today, I am so excited and honored to have my daughter, Alexandra posting.  She is the reason Family Foodie was born and continues to  inspire me…

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This week’s Easy Weekday Supper Recipes #WeekdaySupper

Posted on May 13th, 2013 - 0 Comments

Happy Monday!  You all know how much I adore Monday morning.  Many would disagree, but to me it is the best day of the week.  We get a fresh…

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Easy Weekday Supper Recipes #WeekdaySupper

Posted on May 5th, 2013 - 0 Comments

Good Morning!  Happy Monday!  Monday is always my favorite day of the week.  I love to reflect on the previous week and I am excited about the…

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This Week’s Easy Weekday Supper Recipes #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Apr 29th, 2013 - 1 Comment

This Weeks Easy Weekday Supper Recipes:  Monday - Hezzi-D's Books and Cooks - Cajun Pork and Peppers Fettuccine Alfredo Tuesday - Supper For A…

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Memories: Easy Weekday Supper Recipes #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Apr 22nd, 2013 - 5 Comments

Wow!  What a busy weekend we had at our house.  When you combine a Football State Championship Game and Prom Night all in one weekend, there is a…

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This Week’s Easy Weekday Supper Recipes #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Apr 15th, 2013 - 4 Comments

Hi there!  Happy Monday! You are in for a treat this week with fabulous recipes from five of  our contributors!  Did I see Bang Bang Chicken on…

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This week’s Easy Weekday Supper Recipes #weekdaysupper

Posted on Apr 8th, 2013 - 5 Comments

Success isn't just about what you accomplish in your life. It is about what you inspire others to do ~ author unknown Good Morning!  Happy…

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This week’s Easy Weekday Supper Inspiration #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Apr 1st, 2013 - 0 Comments

Happy Monday Friends! I am still stuffed this morning after our Easter Feast yesterday!  This week is Spring Break for my boys.  Typically,…

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Easy Weekday Supper Recipes #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Mar 25th, 2013 - 8 Comments

Happy Monday!   I had a tremendous week and am feeling very blessed.  I had the opportunity to go out to Chicago and meet with a great group of…

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Individual Three Potato Kugel for Passover

Posted on Mar 19th, 2013 - 18 Comments

I am so honored to have Susan from The Girl In The Little Red Kitchen sharing her recipe for Individual Three Potato Kugel for Passover today.…

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This Week’s Easy Weekday Supper Recipes #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Mar 18th, 2013 - 6 Comments

Happy Monday!  I am looking forward to a great week ahead! The boys are really enjoying 8 on 8 spring football, Riley is trying out for volleyball,…

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Easy Weekday Supper Recipes #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Mar 11th, 2013 - 0 Comments

Good Morning and Happy Monday!  You know me, I just love Monday's.  It's a fresh start with so much to look forward to.  We had an amazing weekend…

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Miso Cod #SundaySupper

Posted on Mar 10th, 2013 - 50 Comments

Putting food together is an art like everything else in life. However, when made with fresh ingredients it is truly a masterpiece.  As the creator…

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Easy Weekday Supper Recipes #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Mar 4th, 2013 - 10 Comments

Happy Monday!  I hope you had an awesome weekend.  We had a great time.  Anytime  my oldest comes home from college,  and our family is complete…

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Walnut Crusted Salmon Cakes #SundaySupper

Posted on Mar 3rd, 2013 - 36 Comments

Alexandra came home from college this weekend, and I love making something special to welcome her home.  If you could believe it, she loves Salmon…

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Parsley Garlic Caper Sauce

Posted on Mar 2nd, 2013 - 6 Comments

Do you have a secret sauce that is just amazing on everything?  One of those sauces that can make even a blah dish taste fabulous?  I do and it has…

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Easy Salmon with Tomatoes Onions Olives and Capers

Posted on Feb 27th, 2013 - 11 Comments

You all know how much I love Salmon and could eat it almost every day of the week.   I have this one recipe that always WOWs my friends and family.…

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This Week’s #WeekdaySupper Recipes

Posted on Feb 25th, 2013 - 5 Comments

Happy Monday!  I hope you all had a fabulous weekend.  My Weekend was absolutely amazing.  We took the kids to see The Zak Brown Band on Friday…

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Sauté Express® Sauté Starter #WeekdaySupper Meals in 30 minutes or less

Posted on Feb 18th, 2013 - 5 Comments

Happy Monday!  Are you ready for more awesome, simple and wholesome meals for this week?  You are in for a treat.  This week's Sauté Express®…

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Sauté Express® Sauté Starter #WeekdaySupper Meals in 30 minutes or less

Posted on Feb 11th, 2013 - 1 Comment

Happy Monday! Is everyone recovered from their weekend? Mine was quite busy and I wasn't sure if I'd make it back home at one point. The blizzard on…

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Portuguese Chicken Casserole | Frango a Portuguesa

Posted on Feb 7th, 2013 - 10 Comments

As I write this post, I am scurrying around preparing to leave for the Cookbook Conference in New York City.  I have the honor of speaking at the…

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Fried Egg Salad with Onion Cheddar Cheese Croutons

Posted on Feb 5th, 2013 - 10 Comments

I am one of those people that has this terrible fear that I am going to run out of food when we entertain.  It really is a terrible way to be…

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Sauté Express® Sauté Starter #WeekdaySupper Meals in 30 minutes or less

Posted on Feb 4th, 2013 - 1 Comment

Happy Monday! Have you recovered from all the amazing Super Bowl Party Food?  Goodness, if you are anything like me, you are ready to simplify your…

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Garlic and Herb Quesadilla #SauteExpress #WeekdaySupper

Garlic and Herb Chicken Quesadillas #SauteExpress #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Jan 28th, 2013 - 8 Comments

What are weekday meals like at your house? At our home, it depends on the time of year. Our craziest time is football season. For a couple of years,…

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Sauté Express® Sauté Starter #WeekdaySupper Meals in 30 minutes or less

Posted on Jan 27th, 2013 - 4 Comments

 Are you still stuffed from Sunday Supper?  I sure am!  It is hard to believe how many wholesome recipes can be prepared quickly with such simple…

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Lemon Pepper Pork Medallion

Skillet Lemon Pepper Pork and Orzo #SauteExpress #SundaySupper

Posted on Jan 27th, 2013 - 28 Comments

When I think of quick and easy Weekday Supper Meals, I immediately think of thinly sliced lemon pepper pork medallions.  I love them because I can…

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Saute Express #WeekdaySupper

Announcing #SundaySupper with Sauté Express® Sauté Starter

Posted on Jan 25th, 2013 - 9 Comments

Can you believe how January is just flying by?  How are you doing on your New Year's Resolutions?  I know many of you shared that you wanted to…

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Easy Weekday Supper Recipes #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Jan 21st, 2013 - 1 Comment

Are you ready to start your week?  Did you enjoy #SundaySupper? We sure did!   The Retro Recipes had us chatting not only about food, but big hair…

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Salmon Salad

Salmon Salad #SundaySupper

Posted on Jan 20th, 2013 - 43 Comments

Isn't it funny how many foods take us right back to our childhood?  Sometimes just the word itself, others just the smell will take you back to your…

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Easy #WeekdaySupper Recipes 1/14 – 1/18!

Posted on Jan 14th, 2013 - 4 Comments

I'm still stuffed!  If you joined our #SundaySupper Birthday Party last night, I know you must be too!  What a fun event. The food was to die for!…

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Weekday Supper Recipes #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Jan 6th, 2013 - 5 Comments

It starts off as one day a week and soon becomes a way of life... that is how it all began.  #SundaySupper inspired families to spent time Around…

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Saucy Shrimp with Rice

Saucy Shrimp | The Start to #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Jan 2nd, 2013 - 11 Comments

THANK YOU for allowing me into your home and Around the Family Table for Sunday Supper this past year. THANK YOU for caring enough to follow, to…

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Meatball Salad Around the Family Table

Posted on Oct 17th, 2012 - 2 Comments

Around the Family Table with Merrell … When I look at our Kitchen Table, it is so much more than just a piece of furniture in our home. It is…

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Sopressata and Genoa Salami Calzones

Sopressata and Genoa Salami Calzones #SeriousSandwich

Posted on Oct 16th, 2012 - 6 Comments

I know, I know, it is supposed to be my turn to choose the next sandwich to try from Emeril's new Kicked-Up Sandwiches Cookbook.  I had one chosen…

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French Bread Pizza Sandwiches with Hot Italian Sausage

Emeril’s Kicked Up Sandwiches | French Bread Pizza

Posted on Oct 15th, 2012 - 8 Comments

Can I tell you that there is a chance that we may never order pizza again.  I am not kidding. When we tried the French Bread Pizza Sanwiches with…

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Feijoada Portuguese Bean Stew | Comfort Food #SundaySupper

Posted on Oct 14th, 2012 - 41 Comments

What does comfort food mean to you?  Does it bring back childhood memories or family favorites?  Comfort food evokes so many memories within us and…

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Curry Chicken Recipe

Curry Chicken

Posted on Oct 8th, 2012 - 4 Comments

Good Morning~ It's Monday.  Do you see the big smile on my face?  I love Monday's because it's a new week full of inspiration and I am usually…

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Goat Cheese Rigatoni Alfredo #SundaySupper

Posted on Sep 30th, 2012 - 35 Comments

The Sunday Supper team has a challenge this week.  Meals in Five Ingredients or Less.  Could we do it?  I have to admit, when our host Amber from…

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Spice-Rubbed Shrimp Tacos with Tropical Salsa

Posted on Sep 25th, 2012 - 4 Comments

Hi there, I am so honored to introduce Wendy from The Weekend Gourmet to all of you.  Wendy is a talented Sunday Supper contributor and her recipes…

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Make Your Own Pizza Night

Posted on Sep 22nd, 2012 - 10 Comments

You all know how passionate I am about my mission to Bring Back Sunday Supper Around the Family Table.  From it's humble beginnings, the Sunday…

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Teriyaki Tuna Rice Bowl #SundaySupper

Posted on Aug 26th, 2012 - 29 Comments

It's Back to School Season  indeed and we are starting to crave Teriyaki Tuna Rice Bowl with a tad of Yum Yum sauce  for Sunday Supper ...  This…

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Chorizo Egg Rice Bowl

Egg Chorizo Rice Bowl | Easy Weekday Suppers | Back To School

Posted on Aug 21st, 2012 - 3 Comments

It's that time of the year... It's Back to School Time!  School supplies, parent meetings, practice, homework and easy weekday suppers...  I…

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Pork Piccata and @schlossiwines The Perfect #SundaySupper

Posted on Aug 19th, 2012 - 21 Comments

What makes a perfect Sunday Supper? While I don't have the perfect answer, I do know that in our home, the perfect Sunday Supper is about so much…

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This Quiche is just beautiful!

Onion and Chorizo Quiche #cookforjulia

Posted on Aug 13th, 2012 - 14 Comments

It is such an honor to have Renee Dobbs from Magnolia Days guest posting for me today.  I know you will enjoy her post, recipe and most of all…

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Yum Yum Salmon Quesadillas

Yum Yum Salmon Quesadillas #SundaySupper

Posted on Aug 12th, 2012 - 19 Comments

I have always enjoyed cooking with my kids.  Spending time with my kids in the kitchen is one of my favorite ways to spend the day.  As they get…

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Roast Chicken with Port Wine, Cream and Mushrooms #cookforjulia #sundaysupper

Posted on Aug 5th, 2012 - 35 Comments

“The only real stumbling block is fear of failure. In cooking you've got to have a what-the-hell attitude.”  ―  Julia Child Yesterday was…

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Chicken and Chorizo Portuguese Recipe

Chicken and Chorizo Portuguese Recipe

Posted on Aug 3rd, 2012 - 6 Comments

Chicken and Chorizo is a Portuguese Recipe that I adore.  I love it because it is so simple that it is perfect for a busy Weekday Supper.  I can…

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Arroz con Pollo Panini ~ Chicken and Rice Panini

Posted on Aug 2nd, 2012 - 4 Comments

We have become obsessed with Arroz con Pollo (chicken and rice) this summer.  Can you believe I had not made this dish until recently?  Like every…

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One Pot Arroz con Pollo Portuguese style

Posted on Jul 22nd, 2012 - 50 Comments

I love easy One Pot dishes.  Let's be honest, who really loves to clean up all those pans.  You all know I am Portuguese, I grew up on Arroz e…

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Macaroni and Brie Cheese Bacon and Asparagus

Bacon Asparagus Macaroni and Brie Cheese

Posted on Jul 16th, 2012 - 12 Comments

Football Season is upon us.  That is the time of year that preparing and enjoying our Weekday Supper becomes a real challenge at our home.  With…

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Greek Yogurt Potato Salad

Greek Yogurt Potato Salad #SundaySupper

Posted on Jul 15th, 2012 - 31 Comments

It's Summer. It's Hot.  One of the hottest we've had in a long time, so when Jen from Juanita's Cocina suggested a Beat the Heat #SundaySupper, I…

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Yum Yum Sauce

Yum Yum Sauce #SundaySupper

Posted on Jul 8th, 2012 - 31 Comments

I have a secret. It's a sauce.  One that every child loves!  I'm not kidding.  Not only that, they eat things that they would never, ever, ever…

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Garlic, Lemon and Rosemary Roasted Chicken

Garlic Lemon Rosemary Roasted Chicken for #SundaySupper

Posted on Jun 24th, 2012 - 35 Comments

I love getting together with family and friends.  Roasted Chicken promises the ideal portable dish to feed a crew. I love trying all different kinds…

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Thai Lettuce Wraps #CookwithGE

Posted on Jun 20th, 2012 - 8 Comments

"The world of cooking isn't some exclusive club; it's open to anyone who has a love for food." ~ Chef Joe Castro Summer is officially here.…

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Simple and Fresh Summer Tuna Steak Fajitas

Simple and Fresh Summer Tuna Steak Fajitas #SundaySupper

Posted on Jun 10th, 2012 - 16 Comments

It's amazing how a handful of inspired ingredients can turn run-of-the-mill Fajitas into a truly memorable meal! In this case, plump roasted red and…

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Simple and Fresh Summer Recipes #SundaySupper

Posted on Jun 7th, 2012 - 4 Comments

I can't wait for summer all year long. That may seem silly living in Florida, but there is something about summer that brings back memories of…

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Soy Sauce Grilled Tilapia and Pork Chops Recipe #SundaySupper

Posted on May 27th, 2012 - 33 Comments

I love celebrating long weekends with friends by having a cookout.  For years, we did the traditional Hamburgers and Hot Dogs.  But you know me, I…

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The Perfect Memorial Day Menu #SundaySupper

Posted on May 23rd, 2012 - 9 Comments

Do you celebrate Memorial Day with Family and Friends? What makes the perfect Memorial Day Menu for those get togethers?  Do you have a signature…

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3 Sunday Night Suppers for the Price of 1 #SundaySupper

Posted on May 22nd, 2012 - 0 Comments

I am a big fan of cooking a large meal on Sunday and then "reinventing" leftovers during the week.  For busy Moms like me, this is key to feeding…

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Chicken Piccata Recipe

Sunday Supper Chicken Picatta #SundaySupper

Posted on May 20th, 2012 - 31 Comments

I am so honored to be breaking bread this week with one of my favorite Cookbook Authors, Cristina Ferrare. She has inspired me for years with her…

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Kinda Yucky Kinda Yummy Mother’s Day #SundaySupper

Posted on May 10th, 2012 - 4 Comments

Anyone who has participated in  #SundaySupper knows how heated it can get when everyone is excited and tweeting about their meals.  I try hard to…

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Dad’s are in the kitchen for #SundaySupper on Mother’s Day

Posted on May 9th, 2012 - 2 Comments

Mother’s Day is this week and it just wouldn’t be fair if we didn’t give Mom’s the day off. I have asked some special Dad’s to step in…

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Chicken Bruschetta Recipe

Chicken Bruschetta Recipe #SundaySupper

Posted on May 6th, 2012 - 7 Comments

I love waking up on Saturday morning and heading out towards the Farmer's Market.  It is so much fun to walk around, taste new items and see what's…

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Easy Portuguese Pork Chop Recipe

Easy and Simple #SundaySupper Portuguese Pork Chop Recipe

Posted on Apr 18th, 2012 - 1 Comment

After a super busy Spring Break week with the kids, I was ready to relax.  Most of my meals are already easy and simple, but this Sunday I was…

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Eggplant Peppers and Onions Recipe

Posted on Mar 28th, 2012 - 0 Comments

There is nothing better than being inspired by seasonal ingredients.  I love shopping our local Farmer's Market every Saturday during the Spring.…

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Moist Chicken Cutlets Caramelized Onions

Posted on Mar 19th, 2012 - 5 Comments

Today is National Poultry Day. Seriously, who comes up with these Food Holidays! I am thinking that I would love to have National Chorizo Day since I…

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How To Make the Perfect Smashed Potatoes #SundaySupper

Posted on Feb 19th, 2012 - 4 Comments

What is more comforting than Mashed Potatoes?   At our house, the only thing that comes close is Smashed Potatoes! As much as we love…

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Pork Chops in Mushroom Tomato Sauce #SundaySupper

Posted on Feb 15th, 2012 - 4 Comments

Football Season is over.  Now what do we do with ourselves? It is so true....every year the week after the SuperBowl, we find ourselves a little…

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Panko Meatballs in Ponzu Sauce

Posted on Feb 9th, 2012 - 12 Comments

I thought I had prepared my list and had everything checked off when my daughter left for college.  I was tapping myself on the back thinking I had…

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Crispy Unstuffed, Stuffed Porkchops #SundaySupper

Posted on Jan 23rd, 2012 - 4 Comments

Our family loves this time of year.  For a football family like us,  this is the time of year that we thrive on.  It's playoff time! The boys…

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watermelon salad

Watermelon Salad with Mint Leaves

Posted on Jan 18th, 2012 - 10 Comments

Today I am re-posting one of my first posts ever..... Why I love Paula Deen.   I am thinking of her because she is in the news this week even more…

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Reinventing Thanksgiving Leftovers into a Casserole #SundaySupper

Posted on Nov 27th, 2011 - 4 Comments

                This was truly a Special Thanksgiving. I am thankful that Alexandra came home from…

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I Am a Terrible Mother But I Did Cook #SundaySupper

Posted on Nov 21st, 2011 - 8 Comments

I am a terrible Mother. I actually encouraged my daughter, a freshman in College, to cut class.  Yes, you heard it right. It wasn't just that I…

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One Pot Chicken and Pasta for Football #SundaySupper

Posted on Nov 14th, 2011 - 6 Comments

It doesn't get any better! What a great Football Season my boys have had this year. They worked hard, played their hearts out and the results…

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Chicken Peppers and Onions #SundaySupper was a Victory

Posted on Nov 7th, 2011 - 0 Comments

Riley is our youngest Son.  He was born in July and went to his first Football Game before he was even a month old.  Needless to say, he has…

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It’s Homecoming Week

Posted on Sep 27th, 2011 - 2 Comments

I am an only child.  For as long as I can remember I have been  fascinated by sibling relationships.  My Mom will tell you that since I was 9…

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Portuguese Meatballs Recipe

Posted on Sep 23rd, 2011 - 12 Comments

My son's  school has exploded with a new iPad Pilot Program. What an exciting time for our  children  ...some  parents were so EXCITED, we were…

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Reinventing Leftovers into a new Masterpiece

Posted on Sep 13th, 2011 - 7 Comments

I love to Reinvent Leftovers.  I make it a habit to cook extra the first time around with the intention of that something new will be reinvented the…

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Faith, Family, Food and Football

Posted on Aug 26th, 2011 - 1 Comment

The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor. -Vince…

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Do you say Pasta and Sauce or Macaroni and Gravy

Posted on Aug 15th, 2011 - 2 Comments

I am a creature of habit. I used to get up on Sunday Mornings, make coffee and enjoy reading the Sunday Paper in peace until the rest of the house…

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What Do you Perceive to be the Greatest Threat to Families today?

Posted on Aug 3rd, 2011 - 4 Comments

I believe the greatest threat to our Families is how busy we keep our Homes .... It is so difficult to find the balance between having our kids…

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A day of Great Cooking, Great Wine and Great Friends: The Teriyaki Burger from you know where

Posted on Jul 27th, 2011 - 0 Comments

Things had been smooth sailing and Sandi aka @McMedia and I were very proud of our creations. We decided we wanted a healthy burger, perhaps…

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A day of Great Cooking, Great Wine and Great Friends: American Dream Burger

Posted on Jul 27th, 2011 - 0 Comments

Sandi aka @McMedia and I were ready for our second burger challenge... The boys were anxiously awaiting to judge our next creation. We decided on a…

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The Best Meal I Ever Served

Posted on Jul 21st, 2011 - 5 Comments

Maybe it wasn't the tastiest or fanciest or even a meal served on my best china. But this was by far the most nourishing meal I have ever…

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Portuguese Hamburger Recipe

Posted on Feb 21st, 2011 - 5 Comments

I have had so many requests for this Recipe lately! Is the Portuguese Hamburger Recipe going to be the next Burger Trend? Here is the recipe.  …

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