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Strawberry Spinach Salad

Strawberry Spinach Salad

Strawberry Spinach Salad I recently went through the drive-thru at a fast food restaurant, something I very seldom do, and ordered a Strawberry Spinach Salad. The salad was ok but it lacked oomph. Which brings us to this recipe. This salad is packed full of 

Beet Orange Salad

Beet Orange Salad

Beet Orange Salad If its been awhile since you’ve tried beets, I suggest you give this recipe from Taste of Home a try. When we were without power for four days, I did what people used to do for entertainment, I read a book:) Not 

Cocktail Sweet n’ Sour Meatballs

Cocktail Sweet n’ Sour Meatballs

Cocktail Sweet n’ Sour Meatballs

More over grape jelly meatballs, there is a new meatball in town. Who doesn’t like grape jelly meatballs? Everyone in my family certainly does. My family also likes the half dozen ‘other’ versions I have made too. You know the recipes, you’ve probably have made them also. Recipes that basically replace the grape jelly with jellied cranberry sauce, barbecue sauce or orange marmalade. Cocktail Sweet n’ Sour Meatballs are new and here to stay.

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Meatballs

My family loves the packaged-style meatballs. Yes, I know, they’re funny that way. So when my son asked me to make Sweet n’ Sour meatballs this year for Christmas I thought, this should be easy. I don’t even have to make meatballs, I can just buy a bag. Now, don’t get me wrong, if they want to eat packaged, pre-made meatballs, that’s fine with me! Saves me time in the kitchen and during the busy holidays, that’s a plus in my book.

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SNL Skit

We can’t talk meatballs without mentioning one of my all thyme favorite SNL Skits. You know the one! It’s that time of year again, time for meatballs and that holiday favorite, Schweddy Balls. I just can’t resist Schweddy  Balls. This skit cracks me up every time I watch it, which is every at this time when I make meatballs. I haven’t watched SNL for many years, but way back in the 90’s I certainly did.

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