7 Cheese Mac n Cheese – Southern Style
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7 Cheese Mac n Cheese – Southern Style

Bake time: 30-40 minutes Prep time: 20 minutes This makes a large amount of very rich macaroni and cheese. Cut the recipe in half to serve a family of four. Traditionally, I have always prepared macaroni and cheese using a roux based cheese sauce (or sometimes out of a blue box…. Sssssh don’t tell), but after … Continue reading

Chicken and Roasted Garlic Lavash Roll-Ups
Appetizers / Cook / Dinner / Lunch / Main Dishes / One Pot Meals / Side Dishes

Chicken and Roasted Garlic Lavash Roll-Ups

The title says it all right?!?  We have to give a phat shout out to our sister, Theresa, the OGG (original go-getter) and mother extraordinaire, who, despite a hectic work and family schedule, still manages to throw down some awesome grub like this! Heat oven to 325.  Season chicken breasts and thighs with salt, pepper … Continue reading

Pasta Primavera From Scratch at One of My Favorite Lunch Spots
Cook / Dinner / Lunch / Main Dishes

Pasta Primavera From Scratch at One of My Favorite Lunch Spots

One of my favorite lunch spots has to be my friend Reggie’s house.  We cook, we chat and, of course, drink wine!  Our favorite thing to cook (for now)? Pasta Primavera.  I make the noodles, she makes the killer sauce and we share wine glass-filling duty.  Today’s selection was a La Crema chardonnay– a fair-and-just … Continue reading