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HAMBURGER HELPER MIX

HAMBURGER HELPER MIX

Comfort food in a jar is what F calls this. It was a rather chilly rainy time in the camper.  We had to fire up the heater to take all the humidity from the air it was so damp.  The day was spent mostly indoors….that day I made my Soldier Cookies, remember? Well, I had a little two-cup jar of Hamburger Helper mix that I made up a while ago just for such an occasion. Within minutes we had dinner…

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MAC ‘n CHEESE (pressure cooker version)

MAC ‘n CHEESE (pressure cooker version)

Hi there my galley friends.  Do I ever have an easy one for you to try today.  Well yes, mac and cheese if already a simple and go to standard  but what if I told you it could be ready in as little as ten minutes and at least half of that time is hands off cooking.  That’s right, three minutes in the pressure cooker and your creamy cheesy pot of comfort is three-quarters complete. I also have added a…

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EASY SLOW COOKER MAC ‘n CHEESE (a guest in my galley)

EASY SLOW COOKER MAC ‘n CHEESE (a guest in my galley)

Now that we’ve moved back to Nova Scotia my son Luke gets to visit us more often.  And he’s such a great helper, always asking  what he can do to assist.  One weekend he spent the time putting together some shelves so I could organize our wee place a bit better. Another time he spent the afternoon with Francois clearing the brush around Duck Pond, our newly discovered eco-system.  We knew there was a stream that ran along the side…

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PARTY MAC n’ CHEESE

PARTY MAC n’ CHEESE

This next recipe was created for a recent recipe competition and I must say I was very pleased with the results.  It’s not fancy but it would definitely make the perfect addition to a holiday buffet.  It’s economical to make, healthy and super easy.  For you land-based Galley Peeps, break out your bundt pan, throw this together and serve with your fave marinara sauce but here in my wishing-to-be-back-on-the-boat galley, it was made in my Omnia stove top oven.  And…

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ONE POT BEER BACON MAC ‘n CHEESE

ONE POT BEER BACON MAC ‘n CHEESE

That’s right, I said ‘beer‘… …and bacon… and Mac ‘n Cheese… all in one pot. ONE POT BEER BACON MAC ‘n CHEESE inspired by The Beeroness 2 cups pasta (I used fusilli) 2 strips bacon, chopped 1/2 cup Greek yogurt 1 egg, beaten with a fork 2/3 cups beer (I used Captain’s last Heineken – please don’t tell him) 1-1/2 cup freshly grated aged cheddar 2 tbsp butter .1/2 tsp black pepper 1/2 tsp cayenne 1/4 tsp smoked paprika sea…

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