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Grilled Chicken Breast with Barbecue Glaze

The perfect end to a summer day is taking part in a great barbecued supper. I think I like the fact that grilling doesn’t warm up the house, and there are very little dishes that need to be washed. I like to marinade all my meats in resealable plastic bags. Just put all the marinade […]

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Baked Sweet Potato Fries

These are actually quite delicious, and a nice change from your regular fry. Sweet potatoes are high in vitamins & minerals, and because they are baked, they are low in fat.    

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Raspberry Balsamic Chicken

This light, fruity chicken was quick, but with a great flavor that will make your family think it took a while in the kitchen. This can easily be prepared at the last minute. And, it only has 4 Weight Watchers points per serving (just over 200 calories), which is an added bonus for those trying […]

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Salty Grilled Potatoes

Nothing goes better with a steak than a baked potato. I gave these a try yesterday, and we really like them. They are so tasty, that you will want to eat the skins.    

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Grilled Asparagus

This is a favorite of ours. We love grilled (or even pan-fried) asaparagus. This recipe is no exception. It’s simple, quick, and the salt gives it a really great flavor. You can add a clove of minced garlic if you so desire.    

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Grilled Salmon

THIS is the way I love my salmon grilled! Although I am also a fan of the classic lemon & dill on the cedar plank (will do that later this summer), I really like the way this tasted. I will definitely make this again!    

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Chili-Lime Chicken Kabobs

This is a great way to change up your chicken on the grill. The lime juice & chili powder give a great flavour to the chicken, and the marinade makes the meat very tender. You can skewer these with pineapple & green pepper, if you wish. I usually do just the meat.  

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