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Banana Oat Pancakes


  • 1 Banana
  • 2 Eggs
  • 1/3 Cup Oats


  1. Mix / blend, in a blender or a bowl, Banana, Eggs and the Oats.
  2. Heat a lightly oiled griddle or frying pan over medium high heat. Pour or scoop the batter onto the griddle, using approximately 1/4 cup for each pancake. Brown on both sides and serve hot.

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Burgers in Austin

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Avocado Salsa


  • 2/3 cup grape tomatoes, chopped (10 to 12)
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped pineapple
  • 3 medium avocados, diced
  • 1/2 finely chopped sweet onion, such as Vidalia
  • 1/8 cup finely chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1 tablespoon lime juice
  • 1 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic salt
  • Black pepper

Combine the tomatoes, pineapple, avocados, onion, cilantro, lime juice, red pepper flakes and garlic salt in a medium bowl. Add pepper to taste. Serve with lime tortilla chips.

Recipe courtesy Trisha Yearwood

Strawberry Tomato Salsa Recipe


  • 2 pints cherry tomatoes, quartered
  • 1 pint fresh strawberries, chopped
  • 8 green onions, chopped
  • 1/2 cup minced fresh cilantro
  • 6 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt


In a large bowl, combine tomatoes, strawberries, green onions and cilantro. In a small bowl, whisk oil, vinegar and salt; gently stir into tomato mixture. Refrigerate until serving. Yield: 6 cups.

Strawberry Tomato Salsa

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We have a chili cook-off at work and I “foolishly” signed up 😦 Now I’m stuck coming up with a recipe that:

  • will work the first
  • Does NOT need a slow cooker / crockpot

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  • Betty Crocker
    • Tasty and spicy chili made with beef and beans
  • CHOW
    • Easy Slow Cooker Chili
  •  Foodnetwork