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Stuffed peppers with turkey breast

Stuffed peppers are an easy main dish that looks great and tastes even better. Stuffed peppers are (for the ones that never tried) any variety of bell peppers that has been hollowed and filled with a stuffing. You can have vegetarian stuffed peppers also. My mom made meat and vegetarian stuffed peppers. I love stuffed… Continue reading Stuffed peppers with turkey breast

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Summer delight

It is summer and barbecue time. What goes great with meat on the grill? Vegetables. I confess I love zucchini on grill.  Tomatoes and onions are amazing, too. So when you are tired of mashed potatoes or other side dishes go with grilled vegetables. Put them next to the meat and enjoy it. It is… Continue reading Summer delight

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Bad day – good day in the kitchen

Yesterday started bad but ended good. I am talking about cooking not other things. I prepared another batch of baked potatoes like the ones in the photo. I calculated 1 - 2 hours till the child will start screaming:”Mommy, I am hungry!” I opened the oven and putted the tray inside. I turned the oven… Continue reading Bad day – good day in the kitchen

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Pasta with chicken and peanuts

I love pasta and most of the time I make it along the way without having a recipe. My favorite one is pasta Carbonara. It is a very heavy recipe for me: sour cream, cheese and bacon are a lot when you don’t have a gallbladder so I eat it maybe once a year. But,… Continue reading Pasta with chicken and peanuts

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Spicy turkey breast in beer sauce

Christmas is almost here. I am not gone count the days because I am sure you already are doing that. This recipe was adapted after a recipe I found on the internet. When you send your husband to buy meat and he comes back with a turkey it is a problem, for me. I browsed… Continue reading Spicy turkey breast in beer sauce

Appetizer, Photography

Baked Portobello Mushrooms

  Let’s start this month with an appetizer for meat lovers. You can make it for Christmas or New Year’s Eve, or any other celebration or party. With just a few ingredients, this recipe is easy to make and very fast, looks very festive, so you can impress your guests any time you are making… Continue reading Baked Portobello Mushrooms

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Wild mushrooms pie with traditional sausage and cheese

One of the first mushrooms my dad showed me when I was little were Russulas or Brittle Gill family.  Those mushrooms took me a few years to identify them and choose the eatable ones correctly. Most of the people foraging don’t take these mushrooms. They think that are not very tasty. Most of the Brittle… Continue reading Wild mushrooms pie with traditional sausage and cheese

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Homemade gnocchi with chicken breast and red chili jam

For a long time I wanted to make gnocchi. I saw a recipe at the TV and it looked so easy, so I thought I can manage to do gnocchi alone. 3 ingredients and you have an amazing dish on your table. I already add them to my “Easy to do” list. Ingredients for gnocchi:… Continue reading Homemade gnocchi with chicken breast and red chili jam