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Mid-Week Mixers: Smothered Filet Mignon

Here’s another celebratory dinner to try for family, friends, or someone special. Naomi says: Every New Years Eve I prepare some type of filet for my family to celebrate the upcoming New Year. I was going to make my standard dish when I found this one. This is a restaurant quality dish that is super […]

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Mid-Week Mixers: Drunken Crab Pot

February is the month for celebrating and love! Enjoy these tasty, romantic dinners to share with someone special. Adapted: Food Network and Emeril Lagasse Naomi says: Every New Year’s Eve, I celebrate with my family by going whole hog on dinner. Dinner is usually some kind of filet with seafood. This year, I found a […]

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Mid-Week Mixers: Naomi’s Perfect Chili

I hope this month’s posts helped keep warm during the start of winter. Will be back next month with more! Naomi says: About mid Fall, this recipe becomes a staple in the Blackburn home. It warms the soul with a bit of a bite, but not a bite you in the butt bite. Like your […]

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Mid-Week Mixers: Six Sisters Disneyland Potato Soup

Adapted: Six Sisters Naomi Says: We are heading into St. Patrick’s Day and I love it!! I love the foods and drinks of St. Pat’s and plan a nice little selection for The Pub and Grub Forum this month. I happen to come across this recipe on the Six Sisters website. I had planned on […]

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Mid-Week Mixers: Copykat’s Olive Garden Chicken Gnocchi Soup

Naomi says: I love the Copykat site ran by Stephanie Manley and this was a new recipe from there for the Blackburn family. Although, this isn’t my favorite Olive Garden soup, I sure do enjoy it. I also loved how easy it was to make! Now, although I did make a couple of changes, the recipe […]

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Mid-Week Mixers: Naomi’s Perfect Chicken Noodle Soup

Looking at a map of the US this past week it’s all purple, pink and blue because it’s cold outside! But we’re here to warm you up with wonderful soups to take the chill off. Prepare a pot of hot, delicious soup and get ready to snuggle into a cozy robe when the wind blows. […]

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baked spicy chicken wings

Mid-Week Mixers – Tailgating food

We’re back this week with more tailgating food whether you’re using a truck or a sofa you can’t go wrong with these Baked Spicy Chicken Wings another Sue Dyer recipe forwarded to Naomi. It’s a tasty one and a little bit softer and not as messy as Naomi’s first Sue Dyer recipe, Caramelized Chicken Wings, these wing […]

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McDonalds Copy Cat Shamrock Shakes

As spring waits in the wings, we celebrate the last of our wonderful Irish recipes with a fun drink that will whisk you back to your childhood. This time it will be even better because Naomi Blackburn has created a low-fat version for us to enjoy. For fun food and drinks year-roundvisit Naomi’s Pub N’ Grub Forum […]

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Creamy Irish Coffee

Welcome to Mid-Week Mixers. Don’t put away the green tablecloth just yet, we’re still celebrating Saint Patrick’s Day. Only here at Word Wit and Wisdom, Naomi Blackburn is showing us the Irish heritage of hearty food and soul-satisfying drinks…Could she possibly forget everybody’s favorite – Irish Coffee? I think not. For fun food and drink year-round, visit Naomi […]

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Saint Patrick’s Day Punch

Here is a wonderful celebratory drink to get the party going…and you can make it in the alcoholic or non-alcoholic version…either way it’s delightfully green and festive. So haul out the shamrocks and let the party begin! For more fun food and drink, visit the Pub N’ Grub Forum CLICK HERE MID-WEEK MIXERS by Naomi Blackburn […]

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Irish Beauty

 Here we are on the first Wednesday of a brand new month…March. The winds will blow, Northerners will delay packing away their winter coat and what could possibly be the most party-ing holiday of the year will happen…Saint Patrick’s Day. Anyone who has ever been in Manhattan on St. Patty’s Day knows exactly what I […]

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More Mardi Gras…with Bayou Bleu

For more Mardi Gras partying, try Naomi’s original Bayou Bleu or get lots more fun food and drink recipes at http://thepubandgrubforum.blogspot.com Bayou Bleu (my own concoction) 1 Shot citrus vodka 1 shot hypnotique 1 shot ruby red grapefruit juice 1 shot pineapple juice 1 oz blue curacao Place all ingredients into a shaker and shake […]

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Do do that Voodoo…

Time to enjoya nother of our Mardi Gras Drinks, so get spooky and have fun. For more great food and drink recipes, visit Naomi at http://thepubandgrupforum.blogspot.com MID WEEK MIXERS by Naomi Blackburn   Voodoo Moon Dance (from Yahoo Voice) 1 ½ ounces Myers Jamaican Rum 1 ounce of Bacardi Light Rum ¾ ounces of grenadine […]

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Mardi Gras Party Drinks…Celebrate!

What’s more fun that Mardi Gras…almost nothing, so Naomi is giving us all the makings of a party  for the rest of this month, so be sure to stop back every Wednesday and visit the Mid Week Mixers here at Words, Wit & Wisdom and for even more fun food and drink recipes, visit Naomi at […]

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Da’Love-Tini

Welcome to another round of Party ready food and drinks at Words, Wit & Wisdom. Naomi is once again paying tribute to the holiday – this time it’s VALENTINE’S DAY. So settle back, reread your copy of Cupid’s Christmas (because it’s a love story that’s fun to read year-round) and enjoy Da’ LoveTini. For More […]

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Crock Pot LOW FAT Pumpkin Spice Latte

For the last in her exotic coffee series, Naomi has concocted what may be my very favorite. If you love pumpkin, but hate the added calories that comes with a pumpkin latte, this one’s for you! Adapted: Stephanie O’Dea As I have mentioned in earlier posts, I am a  huge fan of Stephanie O’Dea. I […]

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