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Recipes I've Shared:

Cheerios bars

taken from Family Circle Dulce de Leche Bars recipe from April 2012 issue

Irish Buttermilk Brown Bread

from King Arthur Flour website

Multi-Grain Sandwich Buns

taken from The Bread Book by Betsy Oppenneer

Toasty Whole Wheat Bread

from the Bread Book by Betsy Oppenneer

Weekend Apple Pancake

Taken from website

Whole Wheat Bread

The Bread Book recipe

Mom's Six-Week Muffins, adjusted

My husband's mother's recipe for muffins, handed down

Kielbasa and Potato Bake

Adapted from

No-Knead Whole Wheat Bread

from King Arthur Flour package

Light Pineapple Upside-Down Cake, adapted

BANKGIRLCC's recipe changed to use applesauce instead of oil and canned pineapple slices instead of fresh pineapple

Scrumptious Meat Loaf

from Kaiser Permanente's Healthy Living newsletter

Taste of Home Minestrone with Italian Sausage

recipe taken from 2008 Taste of Home cookbook: the best minestrone soup ever!

Luby's Whole Wheat Bread

from Luby's Cafeteria 50th anniversary recipe collection

Slow Cooker Pepper Steak, adapted

adjusted recipe of MGOETZINGER

Vermont Honey-Wheat Bread

from Taste of Home cookbook

Split Pea Soup

from Real Food has Curves, page 147

Mom's Sweet & Sour Meat Loaf

My husband's mother's meat loaf, not low calorie, but very savory

Biltmore Bread Pudding, adapted

recipe obtained from Scheibel's Restaurant, Ridge, MD

Not low calorie, but heavenly and great for a special occasion!

Gary's Mom's Pineapple Rhubarb Pie

Not low calorie, but one of my husband's favorites that his mother used to make for him.

Slow-Cooker Salsa Chicken, adapted

CHELLESHOCKED recipe minus the taco seasoning

Cheesy Broccoli Potato Soup

from Cheese from Ohio pamphlet

Baked Mozzarella Sticks

from Discover Ohio Cheese pamphlet

Mom's Lebkuchen

This is my husband's mother's recipe for a traditional German spice cookie. She made it for years and her little boy always looked forward to it for Christmas. Now that she's passed away, I continue the tradition in her honor. This is not an easy recipe to make, it takes time to prepare and to allow it to "cure" over the course of two to three weeks.

Gary's Boiled Dinner

it's 8 servings because of the high sodium in the kielbasa

First Place Southern Hamburger Pie

Adapted from FIrst Baptist of Houston's FP cookbook1994

First Place Hearty Macaroni & Cheese

adapted from FBC of Houston's cookbook

Taste of Home Beef Barley Soup

Taste of Home 2008 cookbook

Taste of Home Busy-Day Baked Fish

Taste of Home 2008 cookbook

Homestead Lodging Cream Cheese/Orange Biscuit Ring

Recipe is from Homestead Lodging B&B in Smoketown, PA and is not low calorie but is fantastic for a special occasion

Very Good (1 rating)
Tuna Noodle Casserole from Scratch

Recipe from

Sauteed Zucchini

Adapted from Houston's First Baptist Church's First Place Cookbook, 1992 edition

Very Good (1 rating)
Bean Enchilada Bake, First Place

Recipe adapted from Houston's Baptist Church's First Place Favorites Cookbook, 1992 edition.

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