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Entrées, Recipes

Pesto Shrimp Pasta Recipe

I have a small confession to make. I’ve been using store-bought pesto for convenience for quite some time now. I recently used fresh homemade pesto to make pesto shrimp pasta and it turned my world upside down. Yes, I’ve had fresh pesto many times before however it had been a while since […]

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Fresh Homemade Basil Pesto Recipe

Basil pesto is good. We have used it on our grilled pizza, in Shawn’s pesto chicken dinner, his shrimp appetizer, and as a spread for panini’s or to even liven up simple turkey sandwiches. But I fell in love with pesto when my wife introduced me to an amazing restaurant […]

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Recipes, Sides

Old Fashioned Potato Salad Recipe

Backyard summer barbecues are the best: good friends, sunshine, great drinks, outdoor cooking. But if you’re hosting a larger cookout, most barbecues have the usual main entrees: hamburgers and hot dogs. There is nothing wrong with burgers and dogs but to have a stellar summer barbecue, the side dishes need […]