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SpaghettiO’s Dip

Now that we have moved to the Seattle area, football play-offs are much more exciting.  We have kept track of more than one favorite team (yes, we are a house divided) and are looking forward to the Big Game at the beginning of February.  It is no secret that I love making warm dips to eat while we watch sports.  This new one is for the kid in all of us: SpaghettiOs Dip.  SpaghettiOs Dip for the kid in all of us Continue reading

#FosterFarmsFresh Kung Pao Chicken Zucchini Boats

Tracking PixelThis post is sponsored by Foster Farms chicken locally grown in the Pacific Northwest, but all opinions are my own.Those of you who are long-time readers of this blog know that I love cooking with locally grown and produced foods. I also tend to adopt the flavors indigenous to the place I live. When I lived in Arizona, we ate Mexican food. When I lived in Florida, we ate Southern food and seafood. Now that I am in the Northwest, we are enjoying Asian flavors along with the plethora of fresh produce grown here. Washington by far produces more fruits and vegetables than any of the other states I’ve lived. I am in cooking heaven here! Local food tastes so much better than the stuff that has been on trucks, planes or boats for a week!Kung Pao Chicken Zucchini Boats Continue reading