Appetizer/Side Dish

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Caprese Corn Salad

6 comments July 3, 2014

You. Guys. If you don’t already have your 4th of July menu planned out, this needs to be added to the list! You can easily double (or quadruple) the recipe […]

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Spicy Roasted Eggplant and Cherry Tomatoes

9 comments June 25, 2014

This post is sponsored by Tabasco. A product we love and use regularly! There are three things you must know. 1. Eggplant is actually a fruit, not a vegetable. (Just found this out. […]

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(Panzanella) Bread and Tomato Salad

7 comments June 23, 2014

This post is sponsored by Tabasco. A product we love and use regularly! There’s nothing like participating in a recipe creation challenge which doesn’t allow the use of broth, wine, […]

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Simple Spanish Rice and a Zojirushi Rice Cooker Giveaway!

13 comments April 29, 2014

I absolutely love rice. Most grains, really. I grew up on them. My mom was always making stir-fry recipes, pilaf, or Spanish rice (although I think she made hers with […]

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Parmesan Roasted Cauliflower

28 comments March 20, 2014

Ah, cauliflower. I’m in love with this stuff! It’s seriously like candy to me. Well, not quite. But close! 

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Olive Spread

6 comments January 30, 2014

Surely I can fit one more Superbowl-appropriate recipe in before the weekend, especially if it only takes 5 minutes to make, right?! 

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Mini Tortellini Kabobs

9 comments January 28, 2014

Whether you’re into football or not, you can’t deny that the Superbowl is fun, if for no other reason than an excuse to have friends over. And of course, eat […]

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Slow Cooker Greek Stuffed Onions

8 comments January 25, 2014

This recipe was developed by me for STAR Fine Foods. All opinions are 100% my own. Dear Onions, You burn my eyes and make me cry. But you just keep being […]

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Reuben Mini Bagels

10 comments January 9, 2014

Say what? You want me to eat what? With what? Ssssshhh! Trust me! These were AWESOME. I’ve been known to put pastrami and swiss, with dill pickles (of course!) and […]

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Fig Balsamic Olives

15 comments November 25, 2013

So, I might have confessed last week on Facebook that I ate an entire can of olives. The truth is…I ate 2 cans of olives. In my defense, they were […]

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Panko-Crusted Creamy Carrot Casserole

4 comments November 20, 2013

I’ve made this a few times now…and then immediately feel like I should stop eating for a week. Or run 8 miles to burn off the calories. But it’s worth […]

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Roasted Acorn Squash with Onion, Grapes, and Thyme

22 comments November 11, 2013

Some foods just wow you – bowl you over like a bunch of pins. BAM! Whoa, what just happened? Like, you’re so busy tasting it, you forget there are three […]

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Onion Bagel and Bacon Stuffing (for Thanksgivukkah)

29 comments November 4, 2013

Disclaimer #1: I know there are a few different ways to spell Hanukkah. <<< I spell it that way. Disclaimer #2: I know a lot of Jewish families would never consider […]