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Zesty Mac & Cheese {Under 30 Minutes}

Macaroni and cheese in a dish in front of a bowl of cheddar cheese and a container of noodles

A zesty homemade macaroni and cheese recipe that is a perfect side dish for chicken, beef, or pork. Done in under 30 minutes, too! It’s super easy to dress this up as a main dish by adding cooked chicken or pulled pork. Homemade mac and cheese is easier than you might think. I think it’s

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Cast Iron Skillet Chicken Pot Pie

Chicken pot pie in a cast iron skillet

This hearty chicken pot pie is the ultimate comfort food with a unique butter roll crust. It’s a one-pot meal made in the cast iron skillet.

Fish & Shrimp Chowder

Fish & shrimp chowder

I made this for dinner last night, and it was so good, but I pulled some out of the fridge today to take a photo and decided it’s even better the second day. I’m looking forward to having this again for lunch today and tomorrow. I used red drum as the fish in this recipe.

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Lobster Ravioli

Lobster Ravioli

Usually I’m the person who wants to get in and out of the grocery story as quickly as possible. I know what I want, I know where it is, and that’s that. Yesterday was one of those days when I felt like exploring everything, so naturally I ended up with a live lobster in my

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Chicken & Apple Curry Soup

Our grocery store sometimes has this curry soup with chicken and apples in the hot food section, but not often enough. For some reason it seems they rarely have it, though. Naturally, this meant I had to try to replicate it. Note on the size of the apples – I cut them too big. You

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