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Chili Potato Burritos

You can use any kind of chili pepper you like—I like poblano or chipotle the best. Buy them dried and put them in your blender to make powder. Serve warm with a dollop of sour cream if desired. You can substitute taco sauce for enchilada sauce.

1. Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil. Add potatoes, and cook until tender but still firm, about 15 minutes. Drain, cool and mash.

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Pumpkin Pudding

1. Preheat the oven to 350°F. In a large bowl, mix the milk, arrowroot, pumpkin, maple syrup, cinnamon, allspice, salt, and vanilla until well-combined. Pour into a 13" x 9" baking dish.

2. Place the baking dish into a large roasting pan. Add 1" of hot water to the roasting pan.

3. Bake for about 1 hour and 15 minutes. The pudding will appear soft. Remove the baki...

Corn and Avocado Salsa

The key to this recipe is to use FRESH ingredients. This is a great dip to serve alongside tortilla chips, and is also great on tacos. You can try adding black or pinto beans for some added flavor. You can also try using different types of onions to drastically change the flavor.

Place the corn in a large pot with enough water to cover, and bring to a boil. Cook until kernels are tender b...

Meatballs

Meatballs

Published in Meat

This meatball recipe is sure to impress family and friends. You can scoop them out with a spoon, roll them in my hands, and bake n the over a foil-lined cookie sheet. This way, they brown nicely, excess fat is drained off, and they can go right into sauce. You can also freeze these after rolling and cook when you need to.

preheat oven to 350 degrees
mix all ingredients thoroughly
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Portobello Mushroom Burger

Whether or not you are a vegetarian, this portobello mushroom burger is a keeper! The portobello is often called the "steak" of mushrooms, and after making this recipe you will know why. The key to this recipe is the grilling so that it has that authentic grilled taste.

1. Place the mushroom caps, smooth side up, in a shallow dish. In a small bowl, whisk together vinegar, oil...