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Buffalo Chicken Dip FTW

Mix ingredients together, top with cheese, cook in an oven safe dish.  Voila!  Awesome spicy buffalo chicken dip.  Great for parties, potlucks, and the like. Enjoy…

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Recipe courtesy of my little sister:

 1 8oz pkg cream cheese, 1/2c buffalo wing sauce, 1/2pkt ranch dressing (dry) and 1/2c fat free greek yogurt (or drain regular yogurt). Mix together in mixer. Add 10oz can cooked chicken (I use the pouch kind, found at Target) and 1/2 c cheese. Spread in pan, add cheese on top to cover. Cook at 350 til bubbly (15-20min)


Mark Bittman saves my sanity: Chicken Roasted with Tomatoes

In case you can’t tell from the relative silence on my part, May is a crazy, crazy month. Lots of birthdays, anniversaries, Mother’s day, Tony has started a new job, and, with the warm weather, lots of outdoor festivities to attend. So, in the midst of this madness, my desire to cook has reached epic lows. My couch has been my permanent place of residence when I finally get home. Luckily, I have found some inspiration, courtesy of my local library *cue cheesy 80s music and thumbs up*

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Valentines Day at The Mint

Julia and I have long drooled over the menu at The Mint in Raleigh, but it has always been a bit out of our price range.  Naturally,  we were both very excited by the prix fixe menu this Valentine’s day weekend, which offered a 3 course dinner for 30 $ per person and included an opportunity to sample the truffled mac and cheese.  We made a 10 PM (the earliest they could fit us in) reservation for Saturday, and readied ourselves for what we hoped to be a tasty culinary adventure.

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