Zucchini, bacon and rice casserole

zucchini bacon rice casserole recipe

One mixing bowl and one casserole are needed to make this cheesy zucchini, bacon and rice casserole. Make it ahead of time and bake it just before dinner. It happens every summer. Zucchini make their way in my farmer’s market basket saturday after saturday. Although I have a couple of favorite recipes, each week I’m looking… 

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Crustless zucchini quiche

crustless zucchini quiche recipe

A simple quiche recipe made with only 4 ingredients, this wonderful crustless zucchini quiche makes a satisfying brunch meal all summer long. Zucchini and other summer squashes have been abundant in backyard gardens, farmers’ markets, and grocery stores for weeks now and they have been so cheap, every week I end up picking up a bunch of them…. 

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Wine and cheese party (tips to host a party)

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Every year I host two big parties at my house. One in the summer for a handful of mommy friends and one in the winter, for a small group of married friends. Although I try to get together with my friends at least once a week, having a night just for adult talk is something I’m always… 

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Creamy cheese tortellini and chicken skillet

Creamy cheese tortellini and chicken skillet recipe

There’s something magical about one pot pasta dinners and this creamy cheese tortellini and chicken skillet is the ultimate combination of weeknight convenience and homey comfort food. I can’t say enough about this cheese tortellini and chicken skillet. It’s by far my favorite way to enjoy tortellini. It’s easy to make, 15 minutes max of… 

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Celebrating friendship with Jarlsberg and Woolwich Dairy

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Being a stay at home Mom I’m always thankful for having the privilege to spend every day with my baby, without the need to put her in a child care center, rush to work and spend countless hours commuting. I was right beside her when she was strong enough to hold my finger in her… 

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Pioneer Woman’s potatoes au gratin

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Potatoes au gratin loaded with cheese, cream and garlic. An easy no fuss no mess delicious weeknight meal. Today we’re talking dinner. Savory. Creamy cheesy garlicy potatoes. Pioneer Woman’s potatoes au gratin. My friend Kita organized Pass the Cook Book Club. The idea behind the club is to dust off the cookbooks and actually test… 

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2011 Best Breakfast and Snack Recipes

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Happy New Year my friends! Hope 2012 is going to be the best year you had so far! I have so many plans both for this blog and for myself. Can’t wait to see my plans coming to life! I’m already exited! In my previous post I told you I’m going to share the best… 

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Dropped biscuits

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As a food blogger our mission is to support the local as much as possible. Buy local, dine local. But what about local writers? Few weeks ago I received an email from Karen Peek, the author of Be your own Chef cookbook asking me if I’d be interested in reviewing her book. After she told… 

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Cheddar Cheese Bites

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Look like little biscuits, don’t they? Probably I should have written about these biscuits around Super Bowl but no matter the time of the year they are the easiest snack ever. They go perfect as an appetizer to any party or when you have last minute guests. I usually make double batch and freeze half…. 

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Pull apart cheese herb bread

pull apart cheese herb bread | roxanashomebaking.com

My bread is filled with a combo between cheddar cheese, fresh dill and parsley, but just like stuffed pasta, you can use whatever combo you like, may it be cheese, herbs, meat or vegetables. For this bread I used a regular bread dough, nothing fancy, just flour, yeast, and milk. Of course you can use… 

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