Classic Meat Loaf with Pepper Jelly Glaze – Canadian Beef

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Pity She Who Must Be Obeyed. One of the side effects of my cooking obsession is the need to try new things. I have a favourite meatloaf recipe that we really like. However, there may just be a better recipe out there and I have to look for it. This time I made Classic Meat Loaf with Pepper Jelly Glaze. Continue reading Classic Meat Loaf with Pepper Jelly Glaze – Canadian Beef

Oatmeal Bran Bread

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OK, I am old. As the name of the blog confirms, I am also fat. One of the contributing factors is that I love bread. I decided if I am going to eat bread, it might as well be healthy with fiber and all that stuff. The problem is that most high fiber breads remind me of a Brillo pad. To get around this, I don’t use 100% whole wheat flour and I have added oatmeal bran which has fiber without the coarse texture of wheat bran. Continue reading Oatmeal Bran Bread

Chicken Fried Rice

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I love the “Chinese Food” of my youth. I suspect most Chinese mothers would cluck disapprovingly over the suggestion that the food I ate in “Chinese” restaurants when I grew up resembled anything they would serve their families. That being said, I still love it. So, when She Who Must Be Obeyed told me I had a couple of small chicken breasts that she wanted stir fried, I made Chicken Fried Rice like I used to get. Continue reading Chicken Fried Rice

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