Parade’s Community Table ~ 15 Comforting and Delicious Italian Recipes

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Baked Eggs with Sautéed Onions, Tomatoes, and Spinach

Guess what I am having again for breakfast tomorrow? This recipe! These eggs were super quick & simple to make...more

Mushroom Risotto

I am finally feeling a bit better. Thank you for my sweet e-mails and comments! My dear friend Dane taught me how to make risotto a couple of years ago ....more

You know when…

… you have a fever, body aches, and a terrible headache? That’s me for the past three days. Hope to be back to cooking tomorrow ....more

Parade’s Community Table ~ 10 Favorite Quick Bread Recipes

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Cream of Mushroom Soup

I saw this recipe on Simply Recipes and it looked and sounded perfect for dinner. I adapted the recipe a bit by reducing the amount of oil and butter and I used whole milk instead of heavy cream. My dear friend Currié recently gave me a collection of different types of salt including truffle salt ....more

Homemade Refried Beans

My daughter has loved the refried beans at a local Mexican restaurant named Chevy’s since she was 2 years old. She just LOVES them. I picked up their cookbook (Chevy’s Fresh Mex Cookbook) several years ago but finally decided to try to recreate their refried beans ....more

One Pot Dinner ~ Chicken with Potatoes, Green Beans, and Mushrooms

I found this recipe in the January 2015 Cooking Light Magazine. It looked simple to make and really tasty. I loved that this recipe was all cooked in one pot – it made a weeknight dinner simple and a very easy clean up ....more

Parade’s Community Table ~ 10 Main Dishes That Will Make Your Loved One Feel Special

Head over to Parade’s Community Table to see the complete list of these 10 Main Dish recipes along with their links. Thanks for your support! Valentine’s Day is tomorrow and coming up with a nice main dish can sometimes be hard ....more