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Asian Beef with Broccoli

3 T. soy sauce
2 T. rice wine
1 T brown sugar
1/2 t. cornstarch
1 T. vegetable oil
1 T. minced fresh ginger root
1 T. minced garlic
1 pound round steak, cut into thin strips
1 Cup broccoli

In a small bowl, combine the soy sauce, rice wine, brown sugar and cornstarch. Set aside. Heat oil in a wok or skillet over medium heat. Stir fry ginger and garlic for 30 seconds. Add the steak and stir fry for 2 minutes or until evenly browned. Add the broccoli and stir fry for an additional 3 minutes. Add the soy sauce mixture, bring to a boil, stirring constantly. Lower heat and simmer until the sauce thickens, about 1 minute. Serve immediately.

Low Fat Potato Soup

Baked Potato Soup Recipe8 potatoes, cut in cubes
6 cups of chicken broth, I use 6 bouillon cubes and 6 cups of water
1 t. basil
1 t. salt
1/4 t. pepper
1 1/2 C fat free half/half
1/4 cup cornstarch
Low fat cheddar cheese
Bacon Bits

Put the first 5 ingredients in crock pot and cook on low 6 hours. 
Mix cornstarch with half & half and add to crock pot to thicken soup.
Add shredded ff cheddar cheese and bacon bits to crock pot.
Serve with more cheese & bacon bits.

Pumpkin Cake

Pumpkin Crumb Cake

"A boxed yellow cake mix is used to create a short crust and crumble topping for this cake with a pumpkin custard filling."

1 (18.25 ounce) package yellow cake mix
1 egg, beaten
1/2 cup butter, melted 1 (15 ounce) can pumpkin puree
3 eggs, beaten
1/2 cup white sugar

Pumpkin Crumb Cake (continued) 2 of 2

Ingredients: (continued)
1/4 cup packed brown sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
1/2 cup white sugar 3 tablespoons butter, softened
1/2 cup chopped nuts (optional)

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Spray or grease one 9x13 inch pan.
2. Reserve 1 cup cake mix. In a large bowl, combine the remaining dry cake mix with 1 egg and 1/2 cup melted butter. Mix well, and then pat into prepared pan.
3. In a large bowl, mix together the pumpkin, 3 eggs, 1/2 cup white sugar, brown sugar, and cinnamon. Pour over crust.
4. In a small bowl, combine reserved 1 cup cake mix, 1/2 cup sugar, and 3 tablespoons softened butter. Crumble over pumpkin filling. Sprinkle nuts evenly over the top, if desired.
5. Bake in preheated oven for 40 to 45 minutes.

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