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Holiday Ham and Cheesy Spinach Potatoes

One of my big guilty pleasures in life (ranking right up there with a mild soap opera addiction) is a deep fondness for the blue box: good old Kraft macaroni and cheese. On those rare occasions when I find myself cooking for … Continue reading

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Easy Scalloped Potatoes

For our final potato installment, I’ll leave you with scalloped potatoes. The most common version involves smothering sliced potatoes with a white cream sauce made up of a mix of flour and butter. While those are delicious, there’s always an … Continue reading

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Twice-Baked Potatoes

Last year was my first Thanksgiving away from my mother’s table and in addition to my natural aversion to traditional Thanksgiving buffets, I was not at all ready to tackle the whole meal all on my own. Fortunately, I was … Continue reading

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Loaded Mashed Potatoes

It’s a real shame- I went nearly 20 years of my life thinking I hated mashed potatoes because of those awful imitation blobs they served in the high school cafeteria. Luckily, I’m prone to do odd and impulsive things and one Friday … Continue reading

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Roasted Potatoes

Deceptively divine, few side-dishes are as easy and painless as roasted potatoes. [Prep: 5min / Cook: 30-45min] Ingredients – spray oil/butter, olive oil or melted butter – spices of choice – works best with: red/new potatoes or small yellow/white potatoes Steps … Continue reading

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