Monthly Archives: February 2011

Chicken Tagine

There is nothing like walking in the door after a long day at work, (or a session at the gym or playing outside with the kids) to breathe in and catch the aromas of cumin, cinnamon, squash, onions and various other goodness – … Continue reading

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Chinese Five Spice Shrimp & Chicken

As you may have guessed, Chinese Five Spice is not one spice, but exactly as it sounds – a mixture of five spices.  According to most any food authority you might consult, you will learn that it is comprised of five tastes:  … Continue reading

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Feed a Kid Liver? You Might Pay For That!

Growing up in the 70’s with a house full of siblings, money was sometimes tight.  The DadCheese kept food on the table but from what I know as a mother, I can’t help but wonder what he was thinking.  Did his parents feed him such … Continue reading

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Stuffed Pork Tenderloin with Pineapple, Fontina & Chives

As simple and insanely delicious as this recipe is, it has been a long time coming. It took Mr. Cheese and I a while to perfect the cooking of the pork tenderloin. I have never been a fan. For me, … Continue reading

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