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Southern Style (Mixed) Greens – Simply Soul

Southern Style (Mixed) Greens – Simply Soul

It wasn’t until I moved to Florida for graduate school a million years ago that I learned about the tradition of eating greens (for prosperity) and black eyed peas (for luck) on New Year’s day. Growing up primarily in Texas, and returning after earning a […]

Game-Day Eats: Personal Meatloaf Footballs – Italian Style

Game-Day Eats: Personal Meatloaf Footballs – Italian Style

Here is a fun with food “recipe” I hope you will enjoy. During football game days, if I am not out cheering on my team, I am home entertaining. These personal “footballs” are easy to make (the “strings” are admittedly taxing) and a great way […]

Buffalo Chicken Meatballs – Healthier Alternative To Wings

Buffalo Chicken Meatballs – Healthier Alternative To Wings

Anybody who knows me is aware of how big of a football fanatic I am. If I am not out cheering my team on, I am doing so at home and always want to make sure there are some good bites to enjoy. The usual […]

Leftover chicken (or turkey)? Try this creamy chipotle ‘poultry’ one skillet pasta

Leftover chicken (or turkey)? Try this creamy chipotle ‘poultry’ one skillet pasta

It seems like every time I make chicken, whether it be grilled, roasted, or even a rotisserie bought at the market, I always have leftovers. Over the years, I have developed super simple “recipes” to transform the extra poultry into something even better (IMHO…blush). During […]

Dawn’s Fall-bo – got leftover turkey? Easy!

Dawn’s Fall-bo – got leftover turkey? Easy!

I came up with this “recipe” one year when trying to figure out what to do with all the leftover Thanksgiving turkey…I had made way too much soup and pot pie filling already! So, a gumbo twist it was! Ingredients: 3 tbsp extra virgin olive […]