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Poolside Cranberry-Cherry Iced Tea Cocktail

    Oh those long, never-ending, summer days when we were kids! The best memories of my childhood were when we got to stay at Grandma’s house down in Champaign, Illinois, for 3 weeks in the summer! She had a big in-ground swimming pool that we practically LIVED in! From sunup to sundown, we swam …

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Restaurant-Style Salisbury Steak Burgers with Swiss Cheese Smothered in Cremini Mushroom & Caramelized Onion Gravy

  What do you make when you’re torn between wanting a good old-fashioned home-cooked comfort meal, and wanting a summertime burger?  Combine the two into one!  I just didn’t want to do the whole meatloaf, mashed potatoes, gravy, veggie, biscuit thing, you know? It was disgustingly hot and humid, and I had the A/C off. …

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Grilled Chipotle Pork Tenderloin Tacos with Dark Chocolate-Chili & Chipotle Barbecue Sauce

  I almost didn’t blog this, but, when I started craving them, I had a quick change of heart! This is just a really neat dish that combines two recipes into one, creating quite a unique little taco bursting with flavor if I do say so myself!  It was a really fun way to use …

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