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Here's some ideas for using up common ingredients in your fridge, freezer or pantry!


Almonds
Almond Shortbread Waffles
Apricot, Cherry, Almond Muffins
Butterscotch, Almond, Oatmeal Cookies
Spaghetti with Sun-Dried Tomato-Almond Pesto
Apples
Apple Bacon Coleslaw 
Apple, Cabbage & Hazelnut Coleslaw
Apricots
Apricot, Cherry, Almond Muffins
Apricot Oat Walnut Bars
Chicken with Apricots & Olives
Artichokes, canned
Artichoke and Roasted Cumin Dip
Artichoke Olive Cheese Bread
Spinach Artichoke Bake
Asparagus
Creamy Baked Asparagus with Dubliner Cheese
Avocado
Avocado Hummus
Strawberry Avocado Spinach Salad
Bananas
Banana Raspberry Bran Muffins
Kauai Banana Bread
Bacon
Apple Bacon Coleslaw 
Baked Orzo, Spinach, Bacon and Feta 
Bean with Bacon Soup
Beer and Bacon Mac n' Cheese
Chicken, Bacon and Prunes (Colombian)
Chicken Thighs with Mushrooms & Bacon   
Corn Bacon Saute  
Pasta with Green Pea, Bacon and Parmesan Sauce
Peppered Chicken Kebabs wrapped in Bacon
Smoky Shrimp, Corn and Bacon Chowder 
What's in the Fridge Frittata
Basil
Basil Sea Salt

Beef, ground
Beef & Veggie Sheperd's Pie with Mushroom & Onion Gravy
Cincinnati Chili
Mozzarella Stuffed Meatballs
Piper's Joe's Special
Sourdough Picnic Meatloaf
Beef, Pot Roast
Moroccan Pot Roast
Tuscan Pot Roast
French Onion Pot Roast with Cheesy Toasts  
Beef, Steak, flank or tri-tip
Beef Barley, Lazy Girl Crockpot
Beef Kebabs with Chimichurri Sauce
Chili Rubbed Steak with Spinach Cilantro Green Rice
Beef Stroganoff
Kale and Beef Fajita Tacos
Korean Beef Bulgogi
Lazy Girl All Beef Chili 
Beans, Canned
Black Bean and Spinach Lasagna
Spicy Fried Garbonzos
Chipotle Black Bean Dip
Couscous Black Bean Salad
Southwestern Edamame Salad
Chicken White Bean Chili
Moroccan Vegetable Stew
Beans, dried
Lazy Girl Crock Pot All Veggie Chili (Vegan too)
Black Bean and Smoked Ham Soup, Lazy Girl 
Chicken White Bean Chili
Hot Links, Red Beans and Rice
Beets
Hot Pink Soup 
Spicy Sausage Borscht,
Roasted Beets with Walnuts and Goat Cheese
Beans, Green
Grilled Greek Potato Salad
Berries
Berrylicious Berry Trio Pie 
Bread
Apricot Amaretto Bread & Butter Pudding
Pina Colada Bread Pudding with Rum Caramel sauce
Feta & Spinach
Greek Panzanella Bread Salad
Artichoke Olive Cheese Bread
Sourdough and Sausage Stuffing
Buttermilk
Chilled Cucumber Feta Soup
Rosemary Buttermilk Chicken
Butternut Squash
Butternut Squash Waldorf Salad 

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup
Red Quinoa and Butternut Salad
Chicken, Quinoa & Butternut Squash Stew 

Cabbage
Apple Bacon Coleslaw 
Spicy Coleslaw
Apple, Cabbage & Hazelnut Coleslaw
Cauliflower
Cauliflower Crust Pizza
Mexican Cauliflower Soup (for the soul)
Roasted Cauliflower with Parmesan and Almonds
Quinoa, Cauliflower and Feta Salad
Cheese
Jalapeno Popper Grilled Cheese Sandwich
Cheddar Cheese & Beer Soup
Chicken Breasts
Chicken Frankie- Mumbai Burrito
Chicken Saltimbocca
Chicken with Coconut, Lime and Peanut Sauce, Lazy Girl Crock Pot Recipe
Chicken White Bean Chili
Cilantro Chicken
Greek Chicken Souvlaki and Tzatziki Sauce
Jambalaya- Chicken, Hot Links & Shrimp
Indian Butter Chicken
Lazy Girl Salsa Chicken- Crockpot
Peppered Chicken Kebabs wrapped in Bacon
Rosemary Buttermilk Chicken
Spicy Boneless Fried Chicken
Versatile Panang Curry
Chicken Thighs
40 Cloves of Garlic Chicken, Lazy Girl Crock Pot 

Balinese Grilled Chicken
Baked Greek Chicken, with Tomatoes and Feta
Chicken with Coconut, Lime and Peanut Sauce, Lazy Girl Crock Pot Recipe
Chicken with Apricots & Olives 
Chicken, Bacon and Prunes (Colombian)
Chicken Thighs with Mushrooms & Bacon  

Chicken, Quinoa & Butternut Squash Stew  
Sticky Coconut Chicken
Easiest Teriyaki Chicken
Mexican Chicken Posole Stew
Lazy Girl Crock Pot Chicken Cacciatore
Lime & Chili Pepper Chicken Tacos 

Chicken Marbella
Three Citrus Tequila Grilled Chicken
Chicken Broth
Avgolemono- Greek Wedding Soup
Chicken, chopped or shredded
Buffalo Chicken Enchiladas
California Chicken Salad with Avocado & Grapefruit
Chicken Pot Pie Soup
Chicken White Bean Chili
Chicken Tortilla Soup
Malayasian Curry with 10 Boy Condiments
Whole Wheat Asian Noodle Salad
Chipotle Chilies, canned in Adobo Sauce
Tomato, Spicy Mexican
Chipotle Cocoa Pork Tenderloin 
Chipotle Black Bean Dip 
Chicken Tortilla Soup 
Cilantro
Beef Kebabs with Chimichurri Sauce
Chili Rubbed Steak with Spinach Cilantro Green Rice
Cilantro Chicken
Chicken White Bean Chili
Chicken Tortilla Soup
Prawns with Cilantro Sauce
Clams, canned
Bacon Corn Chowder
Southwestern Seafood Chowder
Spaghetti with Red Clam Sauce
Coconut Milk
Coconut Flan
Chilled Curried Mango Prawn Soup
Mahi Mahi with Coconut Curry Sauce
Pina Colada Bread Pudding with Rum Caramel sauce
Spicy Shrimp Curry
'Lime in the Coconut' Rum Ice Pops
Versatile Panang Curry
Coconut, shredded
Lazy Daisy Oatmeal Cake
Kauai Pie
Corn

Corn Bacon Saute 
Edamame Succotash
Kale, Quinoa, Corn, Tomato Salad 
Smoky Shrimp, Corn and Bacon Chowder  
Cornmeal
Cornbread, good ole basic
Sweet & Moist Spicy Cornbread
Polenta (with extras)
Couscous
Couscous Black Bean Salad
Grilled Vegetable Couscous Salad
Moroccan Pot Roast
Moroccan Vegetable Stew
Cream
Orange Creamsicle Cupcakes
Cream Cheese
Rocky Road Cheesecake Dessert Ball

Smoked Salmon Spread with Capers & Green Onions
Cucumber

Lemon, Onion and Cucumber Salad 
Greek Panzanella Bread Salad
Greek Tzatziki 
Edamame- Frozen
Asian Whole Wheat Noodle Salad with Edamame
Southwestern Edamame Salad 
Marinated Tofu and edamame Salad
Edamame Succotash
Eggs- Whole
Almond Shortbread Waffles

Almond "Magic" Cake 
Baked Eggs with Ham, Cheese & Herbs
California Eggs Benedict

Caprese Skillet Eggs
Coconut Flan
Eggs Goldenrod

Egg Foo Yung
Egg "Quiche" Muffins, Make Ahead 
Feta & Spinach Strata
What's in the Fridge Frittata
Piper's Joe's Special

Quiche- Any way you like it!
Huevos Rancheros, Mexican Eggs and Tortillas
Breakfast Migas

Shrimp and Cream Cheese Omelette 
Spinach Quiche Toast Cups
Egg Yolks
Hollandaise Sauce- Easy Blender Recipe
Quiche- Any way you like it!
Aioli-  Sauce Variations & Ideas to Improve Almost Anything!
Farro
Farro, Green Olive and Feta Salad
Farro Mushroom Risotto
Feta
Baked Orzo, Spinach, Bacon and Feta 
Baked Greek Chicken, with Tomatoes and Feta 
Feta & Spinach Strata
Grilled Greek Potato Salad
Greek Panzanella Bread Salad
Greek Spinach Pinwheels  
Stuffed Peppers with quinoa, spinach and feta
Garbanzo Beans
Avocado Hummus
Greek Pork and Garbanzo Stew
Pizza Hummus
Salmon, Spinach & Garbanzos baked in foil

Ham
Black Bean and Smoked Ham Soup, Lazy Girl
Honey
Honey and Lemon Jelly 
Baklava 
Hot Links
Jambalaya- Chicken, Hot Links & Shrimp
Hot Links, Red Beans and Rice
Jalapeno
Green Salsa- Hot, Hot, Hot
Kale
Kale, Cherry & Almond Salad
Kale and Beef Fajita Tacos
Kale, Quinoa, Corn, Tomato Salad 
Sausage, Mushroom and Kale Lasagna
Pork Tenderloin with Cheese Polenta & Sauteed Kale
Portuguese Linguica Sausage, Bean and Kale Stew
Whole Wheat Noodles, Blue Cheese, Walnuts & Kale Salad
Lemon
Lemon-Lime Basil Shortbread Cookies
Lemon White Chocolate Tart
Moist Lemon Bread
Salad Dressing, Versatile/adaptable recipes 

Lentils
Black Lentils (spiced) with Yogurt & Mint
Egyptian Red Lentil Soup
French Green Lentils with Onions and Tomatoes 
Hearty Sausage & Lentil Soup
Limes
Margarita Filled Cupcakes
'Lime in the Coconut' Rum Ice Pops
Lime and Jicama Salad
Mahi Mahi
Mahi Mahi with Coconut Curry Sauce
Mushrooms
Chicken Thighs with Mushrooms & Bacon  

Farro Mushroom Risotto
Mushroom Strudel 
Mushroom, Fennel and Potato Soup
Quinoa Mushroom Pilaf
Sausage, Mushroom and Kale Lasagna
Nectaines
Nectarine Crostada- Lazy Girl Pie
Chipotle Nectarine Jam
Oatmeal
Lowfat Pumpkin Ginger Granola
Butterscotch, Almond, Oatmeal Cookies
Lazy Daisy Oatmeal Cake
Olives
Chicken with Apricots & Olives
Onions
French Onion Pot Roast with Cheesy Toasts 
Oranges
Orange, Fennel, Ginger & Arugula Salad
White Wine Sangria
Pasta
Baked Orzo, Spinach, Bacon and Feta 
Whole Wheat Asian Noodle Salad
Pasta with Pepperoni, Pepperoncini and Peppers 
Prawns al Fresco
Toasted Orzo
Peaches
Butterscotch Peach Pecan Upside Down Cake
Pepper, Peach & Rosemary Jam
Grilled Peach & Pecan Green Salad
Pecans
Bourbon Pecan Tarts
Brown Sugar, Maple & Pecan Pound Cake Bread

Pecan Pie with Kahlua
Peppers, Bell
Ratatouille
Mahi Mahi with Coconut Curry Sauce
Couscous Black Bean Salad
Potatoes
Simple Salmon Chowder
"The Works" Baked Potato Casserole 
Pork, shoulder or roast
Korean Pulled Pork Tacos!
Greek Pork and Garbanzo Stew
Ranchero Shredded Pork
Simple BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich or Sliders
Pork Chili Verde
Pork Adobo
Pork, tenderloin
Chipotle Cocoa Pork Tenderloin

Tequila Lime Pork with Mole Sauce
Pecan-Crusted Pork Tenderloin with Bourbon Sauce
Pork Tenderloin with Cheese Polenta & Sauteed Kale
Indonesian Pan Fried Noodles- Mie Goreng
Banh Mi - Vietnamese Sandwiches
Cuban Glazed Pork Tenderloin and Grilled Fruit Salsa
Pork and Chorizo Soup
Prawns, Frozen (or fresh)
Baked Prawns with Feta and Orzo Pasta
Spicy Thai Prawn Skewers
Chilled Curried Mango Prawn Soup
Garlic Spinach Shrimp Scampi over Spaghetti Squash
Jambalaya- Chicken, Hot Links & Shrimp
Mexican Chilled Prawn Salad
Prawns al Fresco
Prawn Queso Dip
Prawns with Cilantro Sauce 
Vietnamese Spring Rolls
Shrimp, Cream & White Beans over Rice- Cajun Comfort Food
Smoky Shrimp, Corn and Bacon Chowder 
Southwestern Seafood Chowder
Spicy Shrimp Curry
Indonesian Pan Fried Noodles- Mie Goreng
Versatile Panang Curry
Pumpkin, canned
Lowfat Pumpkin Ginger Granola
Pumpkin Cheesecake stuffed Cupcakes with Molasses Buttercream
Pumpkin bread
Quinoa
Chicken, Quinoa & Butternut Squash Stew 
Kale, Quinoa, Corn, Tomato Salad 
Quinoa, Cauliflower and Feta Salad
Quinoa, Cheese & Chilies Casserole
Quinoa Mushroom Pilaf
Quinoa with Roasted Corn and Green Beans
Stuffed Peppers with quinoa, spinach and feta
Red Quinoa and Butternut Salad
Rhubarb
Rhubarb Ginger Whole Wheat Pie
Rhubarb Ginger Vodka Cooler 
Rice
Avgolemono- Greek Wedding Soup
Kimchi Fried Rice
Salmon (or Halibut)
Baked Parmesan Salmon
Black & White Salmon
Indian Spiced Salmon 

Lemon Rosemary Salmon
Maple Dijon Salmon Fillets on Spinach Salad
Salmon, Spinach & Garbanzos baked in foil
Salmon with Asian Ginger Lime Sauce
Simple Salmon Chowder
Southwestern Seafood Chowder
Sriracha Lime Salmon
Halibut with Bagna Cauda Citrus Sauce
Shrimp, fresh or frozen
Brazilian Shrimp Soup
Shrimp and Cream Cheese Omelette 
Southwestern Seafood Chowder 
Spicy Shrimp Curry 
Strawberries
Strawberry Jam (No Pectin)
Strawberry Avocado Spinach Salad
Spaghetti Squash
Garlic Spinach Shrimp Scampi over Spaghetti Squash
Spaghetti Squash, Arugula and Tomato Salad
Spaghetti with Sun-Dried Tomato-Almond Pesto
Spaghetti Squash Carbonara
Spinach
Baked Orzo, Spinach, Bacon and Feta 
Black Bean and Spinach Lasagna
California Eggs Benedict
Creamed Spinach and Mushrooms, Cooking Light
Garlic Spinach Shrimp Scampi over Spaghetti Squash
Greek Spinach Pinwheels
Italian Wedding Soup with Turkey Meatballs
Feta & Spinach Strata
Maple Dijon Salmon Fillets on Spinach Salad
Santa Fe Vegetable Tamale Lasagna
Spinach Quiche Toast Cups
Spinach Artichoke Bake 
Strawberry Avocado Spinach Salad
Stuffed Peppers with quinoa, spinach and feta
Prawns al Fresco
Sun-Dried Tomatoes
Spaghetti with Sun-Dried Tomato-Almond Pesto
Tilapia
My Favorite Tilapia Recipes
Easy Catalan Fish Stew with Roasted Pepper Paprika Aioli
Crispy Lemon Tilapia
Crispy Parmesan Tilapia
Lime Tilapia
Potato Herb Crusted Tilapia
Simple Fish Tacos with Spicy Coleslaw
Tilapia Provencal
Tortilla Crusted Tilapia
Tofu
Egg Foo Yung
Tomatoes, canned, or fresh
Caprese Skillet Eggs 

Ratatouille
Tilapia Provencal
Mediterranean Tomato Soup
Gazpacho
Chicken Tortilla Soup
Tomato, Ginger Bisque, Maui Style
Tomato Jalapeno Jelly 
Tomato, Spicy Mexican
Tortillas
Huevos Rancheros, Mexican Eggs and Tortillas
Breakfast Migas
Chicken Tortilla Soup
Turkey, ground
Asian Chicken Lettuce WrapsLarb Gai
Albondigas, Mexican Meatball Soup
Turkey Chipotle Corn Burgers
Italian Wedding Soup with Turkey Meatballs
Thai Turkey Burger
Turkey Keema Curry
Tandoori Turkey Burger
Mozzarella Stuffed Meatballs
Walnuts
Apricot Oat Walnut Bars
Watermelon
Watermelon Margarita
Watermelon, Arugula and Feta Salad 
Whip Cream
Dulce de Leche Icebox Cake
Whip Cream Frosting, Stable 
Yogurt
Greek Tzatziki

Zucchini
Ratatouille
Chilled Zucchini Buttermilk Soup
Carmelized Green Onions, Tomato and Zucchini
Grilled Vegetable Couscous Salad
Moroccan Vegetable Stew
What's in the Fridge Frittata
Zucchini Bread