Monthly Archives: June 2008

Penne with Sausage and Roasted Pepper Sauce

Katie says This is a Weight Watchers recipe that we just love.  And, it is very easy to make.  Yield:  4 servings Points:  7 Ingredients 2 cups uncooked penne or other tube-shaped pasta 6 oz 50%-less-fat pork sausage (such as … Continue reading

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Seven Layer Dip

INGREDIENTS 2 small cans (15-16 oz.) Refried beans 8 oz. Guacamole 16 oz. Sour Cream mixed with 1 package of taco seasoning 2-3 diced tomatoes 1 cup of shredded cheese 1 bunch of sliced green onion tops 1 small can … Continue reading

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Pork with Tuscan Beans

Katie Says A Weight Watchers recipe; nice served with crusty bread. Yield:  4 servings Points:  5 1 starch 1 vegetable 3 ½ very lean meat Inredients 1 (1) pound marinated pork tenderloin Coking spray 1 (15.8 oz) can white beans, … Continue reading

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Cosmopolitan

Katie says A classic!  What more is there to say? Ingredients 4 parts Vodka 2 parts Cranberry juice 2 parts Triple sec 1 part lime juice  (we use Rose’s sweetened lime; some people use real lime juice) Instructions Pour each … Continue reading

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Pasta, Pesto and Feta Toss

Katie Says This is good warm or cold!  I wasn’t always a pesto fan, but this is delicious Makes 6-8 good-size servings.  This is delicious as both a hot meal and a cold salad. It makes a lot. Ingredients 1 … Continue reading

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Pasta, Bean and Pepper Salad Balsamico

KATIE SAYS Great when freshly made, but is delicious chilled.  It keeps well too! INGREDIENTS 12 oz. Medium pasta (bow ties, penne, etc.) 2 cans 15 oz beans (Navy or Great Northern or other) 1 green pepper, coarsely chopped 1 … Continue reading

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Easy Baked Beans

KATIE SAYS Everybody loves these, and they are so easy!) Serves 6-8 INGREDIENTS Bacon, cut in 1-inch pieces  6 slices Reserved bacon drippings   2 tablespoons Chopped onion    ½ cup Baked beans in brown-sugar sauce  2 (16-18 oz.) cans/jars Packed brown sugar   ¼ cup Barbecue sauce    ¼ … Continue reading

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Peach Margarita

INGREDIENTS  1 ¼ oz Tequila 1 oz. Triple Sec 1 ½ oz lemon juice 2 oz. Simple syrup* or sweet and sour mix 1 peeled, pitted and sliced fresh peach or ¾ cup partially frozen peach slices 2 cups cracked … Continue reading

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Grandma’s Banana Nut Squares

Katie Says: This is my grandmother’s recipe for this family treat she would always make when she visited us.  Even today, when I am making it or smell it baking, I think of gramma! Ingredients 1/2 cup Butter, softened 1 … Continue reading

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