Food

By Shannon Gosney
In Blogging Randomness
Feb 15th, 2010
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I was originally going to make Chicken Tortilla Soup for our Mexican dish, but realized all of our chicken was frozen.  I did have a pork loin in the refrigerator that wasn’t frozen, so I thought I would try it out.  It was a success!  It was really good! PORK TORTILLA SOUP INGREDIENTS: – 2 […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Cooking With The Mommy-Files
Feb 12th, 2010
13 Comments
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OK, so this isn’t a genuine Mexican dish, but I would classify this recipe under the Mexican Recipe Category.  There have been a few days this month where we had Mexican food leftovers, went on a date, or had food from the Taco Truck.  So, I’m filling in a few of my recipes with some […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Blogging Randomness
Feb 11th, 2010
12 Comments
1168 Views
I LOVE tostadas!  They are REALLY good!  Plus, everyone in the family loves them!  Double plus, they are really EASY and QUICK to make!  Here’s what you need: PILE-IT-ON TOSTADAS – Tostada Shells – Shredded chicken – Olive oil – Diced green chiles – Refried Beans – Guacamole – Sour cream – Salsa – Cheese [&hel...
By Shannon Gosney
In Blogging Randomness
Feb 11th, 2010
5 Comments
916 Views
We are continuing with our month of Mexican food on The Mommy-Files.  We have had a Mexican dish of some sort almost every day so far this month.  I’ve switched it up for the kids a few times, including DiGiorno Pizza, Spaghetti, and yes…classic Mac & Cheese.  But I’ve found that they really love plain […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Cooking With The Mommy-Files
Feb 8th, 2010
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This is one of my favorite dishes! Last week, things got a little chaotic and we actually ate from the Taco Truck a couple of times. It is so good, if you order the right things – lol! I ordered a Torta (recipe to come), the boys ate Quesadillas, and George ordered Tacos. So, here […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Blogging Randomness
Feb 3rd, 2010
9 Comments
928 Views
These are super yummy!  Unfortunately, I didn’t take pictures and I haven’t uploaded the video yet.  Video to come soon! INGREDIENTS: 1 pound Skinless Cod 2 tbsp butter, melted 1/4 tsp ground cumin 1/4 tsp garlic powder 2 tbsp mayonnaise 2 tbsp sour cream 1 tsp fresh lime juice 1 1/2 cups sliced cabbage (or […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Blogging Randomness
Feb 2nd, 2010
5 Comments
999 Views
For the month of February, we will be featuring Mexican Recipes on The Mommy-Files – ranging from main entrees to appetizers to non-alcoholic drinks to desserts! For the first day, I chose to do something somewhat simple but still authentic!  I made Chicken and Rice Burritos!  They were really good and took a little longer […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Blogging Randomness
Jan 31st, 2010
20 Comments
1261 Views
Don’t worry! There will still be plenty of giveaways! After reading and watching Julie and Julia and my husband’s encouragement, I have decided to feature different meal themes each month.  This means that for the month of February, we will be cooking and eating Mexican dishes and desserts in our household.  We won’t have them for […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Cooking With The Mommy-Files
Jan 24th, 2010
563 Comments
11982 Views
I love to cook…usually.  Lately, I’ve been in sort of a rut, but thanks to Flirty Aprons, cooking in the kitchen is exciting again!  I had the opportunity to review a sexy women’s apron – woo hoo!  I received the Women’s Apron in the Scalloped Sassy Red Pattern and I LOVE it!  I love the […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Blogging Randomness
Jan 19th, 2010
7 Comments
1017 Views
I love Cuisinart products and recently had the opportunity to review a Cuisinart Rice Plus Multi-Cooker. I LOVE it! I love that it’s lightweight, has a handle, is easy to use, and does a great job preparing yummy meals! I recently prepared a recipe out of the Recipe Booklet called “Pasta with Four Cheeses.” It […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Cooking With The Mommy-Files
Dec 12th, 2009
14 Comments
2051 Views
I LOVE Cuisinart Products!  Whether it’s a blender, food processor, ice cream maker, or Rice Plus Multi-Cooker.  I love the durability and ease of use of the products – something important for a busy mom of 3 little kids.  Thanks to Cuisinart, I had the opportunity to review the Rice Plus Multi Cooker.  At first, […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Blogging Randomness
Nov 29th, 2009
11 Comments
1114 Views
I looked all over online for a good soup recipe and didn’t have too much luck. So, I combined a few recipes and added a few extra ingredients here and there and came up with a super yummy Leftover Turkey Soup Recipe! -2 tbsp butter – 1 small onion, chopped – 2 stalks celery, chopped […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Blogging Randomness
Nov 25th, 2009
23 Comments
1618 Views
We had Thanksgiving early in our home because we are celebrating with family on the actual day.  If I had started a few hours earlier, dinner would have been timed perfectly. I have 2 tips regarding pies for you. 1 – Use the Pillsbury refrigerated pie dough – it’s easy to use and AMAZING!  I […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Cooking With The Mommy-Files
Sep 28th, 2009
14 Comments
1838 Views
Welcome to Tasty Tuesday on The Mommy-Files. Feel free to post your recipes on your blogs!  I know there are some good ones out there, so feel free to link up on the Mister Linky in my post!  Here is my recipe: Mom’s Yummy Greek Chicken & Pasta – 2 1/2 cups uncooked Penne Pasta […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Cooking With The Mommy-Files
Sep 21st, 2009
6 Comments
1498 Views
  Each Tuesday, I will share with you a family favorite recipe and you can feel free to post a favorite recipe on your site!  Share your link in the Mister Linky below! My recipe for the week is Chicken Divan! 2 Chicken Breasts (cooked and shredded) 1 can Cream of Chicken Soup (10 3/4 […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Cooking With The Mommy-Files
Sep 12th, 2009
7 Comments
1307 Views
I’ve decided to start sharing some of my kitchen tips (both ones I know and ones I learn). Enjoy the video below on how to make it safe for your children in the kitchen. Kitchen Safety from Shannon Steen-Larsen on Vimeo....
By Shannon Gosney
In Cooking With The Mommy-Files
May 21st, 2009
6 Comments
1008 Views
Most of us have vinegar as a staple in our kitchen cupboards. But do you know where your Vinegar comes from? No, I’m not talking about what grocery store, I’m talking about where it comes from. Don’t feel bad if you don’t, because according to a recent Heinz survey, 89% of vinegar users didn’t know […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Cooking With The Mommy-Files
May 12th, 2009
5 Comments
1139 Views
My son loves Cheesy Eggs. It’s yummy, cheap, and super easy to make! I take 5 eggs and break them open into a bowl. Then scramble them up with a whisk and add some milk. Stir up some more and add the following spices:– Salt– Pepper– Greek Seasonings– Dried onion (or chopped fresh)– Garlic Salt […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Cooking With The Mommy-Files
Apr 29th, 2009
2 Comments
1084 Views
A while back, I was curious about smoothie recipes available in the blogging world. Thanks to a church event where I had to help create smoothies at an activity, I learned a lot of good recipes for yummy smoothies. My favorite is this one: – 1 cup of apple juice– 5 or 6 frozen strawberries– […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Cooking With The Mommy-Files
Apr 23rd, 2009
12 Comments
1304 Views
Here some interesting information on Aluminum Foil. It only took me 9 1/2 years to figure it out 🙂...
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