Portillo’s Chopped Salad

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Portillo’s Chopped Salad! A copycat recipe of the delicious salad served at Portillo’s restaurants. Have you ever been to Portillo’s? Well, if you haven’t, let me introduce you. Portillo’s is a famous Chicago area fast food restaurant that’s been feeding and making people happy since 1963. They serve hot dogs, burgers, sandwiches, and of course, … Continue reading

Cheesy Baked Tomatoes

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Cheesy Baked Tomatoes! The perfect summer side dish.   These tomatoes are amazingly delicious! Quick and easy to make, they’re the perfect side dish for just about any meal. Or, do you need a quick appetizer or first course, these tomatoes are your answer, my friend   If you’re cutting calories, and let’s face it, at this … Continue reading

Sauteed Asparagus

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Sauteed Asparagus. Simple…..Nutritious……Delicious!!!! Oh, and did I mention, it’s super easy to put together and really quick to prep and cook? This is my basic Sauteed Asparagus Recipe. It’s amazingly delicious and a snap to make. It’s surprising how such simple, everyday, easy to find ingredients can be put together and cooked into such a … Continue reading

The Best Crock Pot Cheesy Potatoes

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Cheesy…Creamy…Comforting….Crock Pot Potatoes!!! Oh Baby Baby!!! Yes please I want some cheesy potatoes. These potatoes are so, so yummy. Honestly. Want more…? How about a Crock Pot Potato Recipe that is essentially a dump, turn it on, and get ready to almost swoon at dinner time. Maybe it’s just me that almost swoons. You’ll probably … Continue reading

KFC Coleslaw Recipe

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KFC Coleslaw Recipe…….Yes, SERIOUSLY!!!   The dressing in this recipe tastes exactly, I mean EXACTLY,  like the original in my book! And let’s face it……the dressing is what separates the original from all the imitations!     Coleslaw……Shredded Cabbage, Sweet and Tangy Dressing, a dash of Shredded Carrot! I LOVE Coleslaw. Once the weather begins to … Continue reading

Southern Style Green Beans

Southern Style Green Beans
This recipe for Southern Style Green Beans is easy-peasy to put together and it makes a pot of beans that’s meltingly tender and super delicious.  The beans are cooked slowly for a long time with a bit of bacon and come out of the pot tasting, honestly, better than any veggie I’ve ever tried!  Even … Continue reading

Classic Deviled Eggs

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This is our family recipe for Classic Deviled Eggs.  I can still remember my grandma bring plates of these and big bowls of potato salad to every family gathering!  The deviled eggs never made it to dinner time because the whole family would descend on the plate and absolutely devour them.  I think my Grandma … Continue reading