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Slow Cooker Beef Stew

Slow Cooker Beef Stew

This easy crockpot recipe resembles the ID’s Perfect Pot Roast recipe. Ingredients: 2 pounds beef stew meat 1/4 cup flour 1/2 – …

Cranberry Orange Sauce

Sugar-free Cranberry Orange Sauce

IDeal accompaniment to Rolled Turkey Breast Stuffed with Herb Dressing. Ingredients: 1 cup fresh squeezed orange juice 3/4 cup natural sugar substitute, …

Roasted Beef Tenderloin

Roasted Beef Tenderloin

Directions Place whole tenderloin on broiler pan. Brush with olive oil and coat with prime rib spice/herb rub. Tuck tail end so roast is …


Starbright Candy Dish

Created this abstract CANDY, candy dish using a bag of unwrapped, Starbright peppermint candies.  The candies were arrange in a somewhat freeform …


Found the Vodka!

Cheers! Many thanks to a BFF for the cocktail napkins … AND the Grey Goose!

Mini Quiches

Mini Quiches

IDeal served warm or room temperature for brunch or as appetizers.  Save prep time by using refrigerated pie crusts. Ingredients: cooking spray …

Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo

Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo

This IDeal family favorite scores a 10.  Serve with Cheesy Garlic Bread. Ingredients: 1 pound fettuccine, cooked per package directions 4 tablespoon …

cheesy garlic bread

Cheesy Garlic Bread

Cheesy garlic bread is the IDeal compliment to any Italian pasta dish.  Serve it along side extra-easy lasagna, spaghetti, or chicken fettuccine Alfredo. Ingredients: …