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By Glenn & Taryn Kirbo

Here's what we've been eating lately:

Drinks

  • Frozen Weenie Ritas Even fancy tequila gives me a headache so we use rum in these tasty "margaritas".  If you want to be extra wimpy try it with vodka instead.  We use the ...
    Posted Nov 18, 2010, 10:27 AM by Glenn Kirbo
  • Mocha Simple, Tasty and Easy to make.3/4 hot coffee1/4 milk1 +/- tea spoon Mocha Powder or your chocolate milk mixa drizzle of dark chocolate syrup or ...
    Posted Nov 18, 2010, 8:29 AM by Glenn Kirbo
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Appeziters

  • Sweet Ginger Cinnamon Nutmeg Dough Balls Technically, these could be a dessert but I tend to munch on them while making other stuff.They are nice finger food, cheap and simple to make so I'm ...
    Posted Nov 18, 2010, 10:39 AM by Glenn Kirbo
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Salad

  • Arugula Apple Tomato Salad I wanted a salad with "good lettuce" meaning not ice burg lettuce like they have at fast food joints. The granny smith apples tossed in vinaigrette were a bit of ...
    Posted Nov 18, 2010, 9:36 AM by Glenn Kirbo
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Soup

  • Low Fat Tomato Bisque I wanted a tomato bisque that didn't have 1000 calories to a bowl.. seriously most restaurants use a huge amount of creme which at 720 calories per cup is ...
    Posted Nov 18, 2010, 11:04 AM by Glenn Kirbo
  • Lobster Bisque Puree This recipe makes Lobster Bisque on the lite side with lots of veggies in the broth.  If you want to be chubby you could substitute creme for the half fat ...
    Posted Nov 17, 2010, 6:08 PM by Glenn Kirbo
  • Turkey Chili with Corn Carrots and Beans Taryn and I both loved this one.  We like ordinary chili, but the extra veggies gave the broth a really nice taste and there was a good meat to "other ...
    Posted Nov 18, 2010, 2:01 PM by Glenn Kirbo
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Main Course

  • Quick Pizza with Feta and Onions This is a really quick recipe that ended up with a nice "bright" flavor.  The fetta and onions gives the basic mozzarella and marinara a nice kick.  Total hands on ...
    Posted Nov 18, 2010, 10:49 AM by Glenn Kirbo
  • Pasta Casserole with Red Onion, Corn & Tomatoes This is a kind of healthy but really tasty.  A big serving contains close to 50% of your fat for the day.  I think its worth it because  Taryn said ...
    Posted Nov 18, 2010, 10:19 AM by Glenn Kirbo
  • Simple Crab Legs This is so easy its hardly even a recipe.. but its tasty and we like it. The real work is getting the meat out, buy some cracker tools.Bag of ...
    Posted Nov 18, 2010, 9:51 AM by Glenn Kirbo
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Side Dishes

  • Old Fashioned Healthy Cheese Grits I like cheese grits. I really like the old fashioned "slow cook" stone ground kind with cheddar cheese. I don't like heart attacks.  Cabot 75% reduced fat sharp cheddar ...
    Posted Nov 18, 2010, 9:44 AM by Glenn Kirbo
  • Corn Bread Muffins with Cheddar Cheese I'm kind of picky about my cornbread. I don't like the sweet jiffy cornbread mix type so tried improvising off the recipe a generic corn meal bag.  The ...
    Posted Nov 18, 2010, 2:08 PM by Glenn Kirbo
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Dessert

  • Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie Ingredients 2 cups reduced fat (but not fat free) milk5oz package of chocolate jello pudding. Not instant.. requires a quick boil3/4 cup peanut butterOreo pie crust ...
    Posted Nov 5, 2010, 8:44 AM by Glenn Kirbo
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