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Breakfast14 Apr 2011 02:21 pm

1 1/2 c flour
1 c quick oats
1 tbsp baking powder
1/2 tsp cinnamon
1/4 tsp salt, optional
2 eggs, slightly beaten
1 1/2 c milk
6 tbsp butter, melted
2 tbsp brown sugar
1/2 c chopped walnuts (optional)

In large bowl stir together flour, oats, baking powder, cinnamon, walnuts, and salt, set aside. In small mixing bowl, stir together eggs, milk, butter, and sugar. Add egg mixture to flour mixture, stir till blended. Pour by 1/4 cup.
Makes 12 waffles

Salads14 Apr 2011 01:48 pm

1 1/2 tbsp red wine vinegar
2 1/2 tbsp orange juice
1 orange, zested
4 apples, chopped
2 pears chopped
2/3 c walnuts, chopped
2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
Salt and pepper

In a large bowl whisk together vinegar, orange juice, and zest together. Add apples, pears and walnuts. Drizzle with oil, season with salt and pepper. Toss well to combine. Refrigerate 1 hour before serving.

Sauces14 Apr 2011 01:37 pm

8 oz cream cheese
1/2 cup butter
1 1/2 cups milk
6 oz Parmesan cheese (I use parmeggiano reggiano)
Garlic powder
Onion powder

Melt cream cheese and butter over med heat, stirring occasionally. Stir in milk and cheese, mixing till smooth. Add garlic, basil, pepper, and onion. Simmer 5 minutes.