Fish and Potatoes for Two People

Fish and potatoes with whiskey tarter sauce

Honestly, I had never had fish with a potato dish before.  I thought it just was not a logical combination, however, after preparing this dish,  I now realize what I have been missing.  Full of flavor and very easy to prepare, this Lemon-Herb Code with Crispy Garlic Potatoes is delicious…


5 Ways the Potato Can Be Healthy Food

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Making a Potato Healthy Recent research has determined THE POTATO can be healthy.  At only 110 calories for one medium russet potato, they are high in fiber, calcium and potassium.  If cooked properly, they can help lower blood sugar levels. The key to lowering blood sugar, while still enjoying the…


Creamy Parmesan Mashed Potatoes

creamy parmesan mashed potatoes - joanns food bites

Like most Friday nights, we were having steak but I wanted something other than just grilled baked potatoes. We love mashed potatoes, so I wanted to try a new twist.  These potatoes are not only creamy but very rich.  Be careful just how much cheese you add. Consider leaving on…


Simple Kebabs for Dinner

Grilled Steak Tips and Red Potatoes with Sour Cream-Chive Sauce I love kebabs! They are simple and can be cooked on the grill.  Usually, the trick is making simplicity taste like it was complicated.  This America’s Test Kitchen recipe for the sour cream-chive sauce is fresh and taste like summer. …


Easy Weeknight Roasted Pork Chops with Green Beans & Potatoes

Did you have a busy weekend or bad Monday?  Well, this quick, simple dinner will satisfy the family and be a breeze to clean up…. PREP TIME: 20 minutes  COOK TIME: 25 minutes SERVES 4 Ingredients:  6 T. olive oil, divided;   Juice of one lemon 2 T. chopped fresh thyme 1 T.…