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Chicken and Broccoli Cannelloni

Chicken and Broccoli Cannelloni

This is an impressive dish for any weekend meal, buffet or a special birthday dinner request.  It is also a great make ahead and individually freeze for later, dish.There are a few steps, as a filled pasta goes, but this is made easier if you have a food processor and...

Turkey Fritters or Cakes

Turkey Fritters or Cakes

Lots of home cooks wonder what to do with leftover turkey. I roast a turkey on holidays for tradition sake, but mostly I do it for the leftovers.  We look forward to sandwiches with cranberry sauce, mayo and lettuce even as we start Christmas dinner.  We also look...

Oatmeal Tofu Patties

Oatmeal Tofu Patties

These are made with steel cut or Irish oats, not rolled oats, which take a bit longer to prepare as they are the least processed.   You can prepare the oats days before, if you would like. They are heart healthy since they are low in saturated fats, also high in...

Oatmeal Mushroom Risotto

Oatmeal Mushroom Risotto

No, you won’t feel like you’re eating breakfast.  Steel cut oats work really well in this dish. I like risotto as a side dish more than as a main course.  I find that it’s just too much of one thing.  I like arborio rice but depending on what I’m having, sometimes I...