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Homemade Apple Butter Cake Recipe From Val's Kitchen

Apple Butter Cake #Recipe

I have always had a thing for apple butter. My Mom would buy it when I was younger and I could eat that stuff with a spoon. I was in the mood to bake the other night. I really wanted […]

Blueberry Wine Slush Recipe From Val's Kitchen

Blueberry Wine Slush #Recipe

During the summer one of my favorite ways to get a break from the heat is with a cold and icy drink. If staying at home, sometimes that icy drink might be a nice alcoholic beverage. A wine slush like […]

Easy One-Pot Beef Stroganoff Recipe For Ninja 3-in-1 Cooking System From Val's Kitchen

Easy One-Pot Beef Stroganoff #Recipe

As I mentioned the other day, some deli meat got pushed to the back of the fridge and I had to do something with it before it turned. I had a pound of beautiful, lean deli roast beef. We enjoy […]

Easy One-Pot Lasagna Recipe From Val's Kitchen

Easy One-Pot Lasagna #Recipe

We do enjoy lasagna. I don’t always enjoy the work that goes into my typical lasagna – browning, layering, baking. It takes a while and makes the kitchen hot. Once summer rolls around I try not to heat up the […]

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Easy One-Pot Beef Stroganoff Recipe For Ninja 3-in-1 Cooking System From Val's Kitchen

Easy One-Pot Beef Stroganoff #Recipe

As I mentioned the other day, some deli meat got pushed to the back of the fridge and I had to do something with it before it turned. I had a pound of beautiful, lean deli roast beef. We enjoy […]

Easy One-Pot Lasagna Recipe From Val's Kitchen

Easy One-Pot Lasagna #Recipe

We do enjoy lasagna. I don’t always enjoy the work that goes into my typical lasagna – browning, layering, baking. It takes a while and makes the kitchen hot. Once summer rolls around I try not to heat up the […]

Bruschetta Meatball Sandwiches recipe From Val's Kitchen

Bruschetta Meatball Sandwiches #Recipe

My bruschetta meatballs are a favorite here. By themselves they are gluten-free, yet they taste as good as a “regular” meatball. The meatballs draw all of their flavor from the bruschetta, which gives it a great flavor and even a […]

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Instant Pot Bacon Cheddar Potato Soup Recipe - From Val's Kitchen

Instant Pot Bacon Cheddar Potato Soup #Recipe

I love rich and creamy soups, and potato based soups are some of my favorites. But, cooking the potatoes is not one of my favorite things, because if I’m doing it on the stove top it takes a while. So, […]

Corn Sausage Chowder Instant Pot Recipe - From Val's Kitchen

Corn Sausage Chowder Instant Pot #Recipe

Corn Sausage Chowder (or Sausage Corn Chowder depending on my mood) is one of my favorite soups ever. I have made it on the stove and in the slow cooker many, many times. I wanted to see how it turned […]

Slowcooker Gluten-free Italian Wedding Soup Recipe - From Val's Kitchen

Slowcooker Gluten-free Italian Wedding Soup #Recipe

Italian Wedding Soup is one of the soups that my hubby enjoys the most. I modified it a little in order to make it gluten-free. Where many people typically use tiny pasta I used rice. I love slowcooked soups, so […]

Slowcooker Meatball Cavatelli Soup Recipe - From Val's Kitchen

Slowcooker Meatball Cavatelli Soup #Recipe

We always have pasta on hand around here, both boxed and frozen. I often stock up on the frozen cavatelli because you can do  lot of things with it. One of those things you can make with it is soup. […]

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Autoimmune Cookbook

REVIEW – Idiots Guides: Autoimmune Cookbook

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Dishing Up New Jersey Cookbook

REVIEW – Dishing Up New Jersey Cookbook

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Autoimmune Cookbook

REVIEW – Idiots Guides: Autoimmune Cookbook

The product(s) featured in this post was provided free of cost to me. Please note that, as always, any personal opinions reflected in this post are my own and have not been influenced by the sponsor in any way. Some […]

Dishing Up New Jersey Cookbook

REVIEW – Dishing Up New Jersey Cookbook

The product(s) featured in this post was provided free of cost to me. Please note that, as always, any personal opinions reflected in this post are my own and have not been influenced by the sponsor in any way. Some […]