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June 24, 2016 – Chicken cacciatore

I have not posted anything this week since all we have done is try to eat all the stuff I made and bought for Father’s Day. So it has been a week of ribs and burgers pretty much. Tonight to … Continue reading

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May 4, 2016 – Shrimp and grits with broccolini

We don’t actually call this polenta grits since we lived in the South but are not natives of the South. This is a very tasty dish but John and I need to come to some sort of understanding about spiciness. … Continue reading

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March 3, 2016 – Shrimp with polenta and broccoli

The polenta in this dish makes it seem so luxurious and yet there is only one teaspoon of butter in the whole pot. Both the shrimp and broccoli take the same amount of time to cook. The shrimp is quickly … Continue reading

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February 8, 2016 – Grilled shrimp with polenta and asparagus

See all those shrimp? They only total up to about 150 calories. We put them on two skewers so they wouldn’t twirl around when grilled. The polenta is from Bob’s Red Mill. It is good quality and very tasty with … Continue reading

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January 23, 2016 – Cod and polenta with parsley sauce

This is a favorite dinner of ours. John marinated the cod in olive oil, rosemary, bay leaves, lemon zest, and hot paprika. It bakes around 12 minutes in a 400F oven. He also made the polenta which is 1 cup … Continue reading

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Saturday, February 14, 2015 Valentine’s Dinner

Rather than go out we have decided to cook a nice Valentine’s dinner for each other. Our dinner of Pacific cod, polenta and collard greens and corn is one we have been working on. We have found a better source … Continue reading

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Thursday, February 5, 2015 Pacific cod with polenta, spinach, and parsley sauce

This is a dinner with a lot of moving parts. Marinate the fish, make a parsley sauce, stir the polenta, chop up the onions and garlic! As it turns out we probably waited a bit too long to get dinner … Continue reading

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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 – Cod with polenta and collard greens

Today is a special day. In addition to being on vacation in Utah, it is also our son’s birthday. We celebrate his day by taking a trip to Zion National Park and making a special dinner. Unfortunately he is not … Continue reading

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April 22, 2014 – A new chicken recipe

I noticed that I hadn’t posted anything since February. That’s never a good thing. I guess I will try to eat better and post again. We’ve been working on a recipe inspired by a chicken cacciatore recipe. We found it … Continue reading

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