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Zesty Sausage Tacos

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Crumble sausage into medium skillet; cook over medium-high heat until browned, stirring occasionally. Drain off any drippings. Stir in taco sauce. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low; simmer 5 minutes.

2. To assemble tacos, place 2 tablespoons sausage mixture in each taco shell and top evenly with cheese, onion, tomatoes and lettuce. Serve hot. Refrigerate...

A Great Thanksgiving Turkey

1 Handful mixed fresh herbs (sage, rosemary, parsley etc.) Clean the turkey well and dry completely. Season the entire bird with salt, pepper and the garlic powder. Spray a large roasting pan (preferably one with a lid...or you can use aluminum foil) and the inside of the lid with non-stick cooking spray. Place the onions on the bottom of the roasting pan. Set the seasoned turkey on top of the oni...

Chunky Bean & Cheese Dip

Here's a wholesome and delicious dip with a southwestern twist! Be sure to serve this warm, so the cheese remains melted.
In medium sauce pan heat refried beans, ranch style beans, and rotel tomatoes until mixture begins to boil. Add cheese until melted, and serve.

Homemade Yogurt

Yogurt's popularity has become extremely popular in recent years. It's a healthy and wholesome treat that is sure to delight! We found a great homemade yogurt recipe for you to try. Per the directions, you may have to let your yogurt stand for 5-8 hours longer if you want thicker yogurt. Enjoy!

Heat milk in a medium saucepan over medium heat, stirring and scraping bottom of pan often wi...

Hummus

Hummus

Published in Appetizers

This unique recipe for hummus is an easy and quick dip that is a healthy snack. You might want to substitute cumin for the black pepper. This will make it less spicy, but the cumin still adds a complex flavor. Try this on cucumber slices, crackers, or chips!

1. In a blender, chop the garlic. Pour garbanzo beans into blender, reserving about a tablespoon for garnish. Place lemon juice, t...