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Thai Fish Curry (using Barramundi)

11 comments February 3, 2014

So, um…how much dip and chips did you consume yesterday? Ya. Me? No comment. Ahem. I’ve barely been able to recover from holiday food, and then BAM! Superbowl happens. And […]

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Herb-Crusted Steaks with Oven Roasted Potatoes

9 comments January 14, 2014

This recipe was developed by me for STAR Fine Foods. All opinions are 100% my own – I love their products and use them all the time! Sometimes you just feel […]

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Penne with Sausage and Mushroom Ragu

9 comments January 12, 2014

This was one of those “time to clean out the fridge and pantry” type dishes. Not to down play it, because it was super yummy. But you know what I’m […]

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Easy Sausage and Tortellini Soup with Spinach

25 comments January 2, 2014

Happy New Year, friends, and welcome to 2014! Ready to start a whole new delicious ride with me? I hope so! There’s really only a small respite after the New […]

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Potato and Cheese Pierogi with Sauteed Cabbage and Apples

84 comments November 18, 2013

You know what cooking around your kids does? It fills them with fond childhood memories. Truth. I have so many. Like when my mom and Nan would spend all day […]

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Creamy Pumpkin Pecan Strudel Cups

7 comments November 13, 2013

Are you tired of pumpkin? No, right? Please say no. I just love it. My pantry is a testament to that. I stock up on the canned pureed so I […]

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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 […]

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Easy Cranberry Chicken

23 comments October 17, 2013

This is one of the very first recipes I ever posted back in 2009, when I was merely cataloging my favorite childhood dishes. Cranberry Chicken goes way back to my […]

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Tangy Three-Bean Skillet

12 comments October 9, 2013

Beans beans, the magical fruit The more you eat, the more you toot The more you toot, the better you feel So let’s eat beans at every meal! Oh come […]

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Easy Cashew Chicken

43 comments September 19, 2013

This super easy recipe is a standard in our house and one of my favorite one-pot dishes. A while back I made it so often that everyone got tired of […]

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Baked Coconut Chicken Tenders with Apricot-Mustard Sauce

13 comments August 28, 2013

Thank you to NatureRaised Foods for sponsoring this article. Learn how NatureRaised Foods is “Doing What’s Right, Right from the Start™” in your area. Fast food is so easy. I […]

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Asian Grilled Steak Salad

4 comments August 12, 2013

Apparently I like cleaning my outdoor grill about as much as I like cleaning my oven (otherwise known as almost never) – because I had another gas fire while grilling […]

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Fig Balsamic Glazed Grilled Beef

5 comments July 15, 2013

Hamburgers, whole trout, BBQ chicken breasts, brats, baby back ribs, shrimp…they know my grill well. But for some reason, I rarely just grill a steak. I don’t know why. But […]

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Kicked-up Peachy Baby Back Ribs

14 comments July 10, 2013

I may not be very skilled at making a pie crust, and I still struggle with phyllo dough, and yes, I could use A LOT more practice with roasting a […]

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Chicken with Sofrito

15 comments March 27, 2013

Oh, this poor chicken dish. I’ve had it in my queue since last June! But then something else came up…awesomeness off the grill, or a gorgeous salad, then the holidays. I […]

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Slow Cooker Corned Beef and Cabbage

38 comments March 4, 2013

Begin rant > How is it possible that I don’t have a lick of Irish in me, but growing up, we enjoyed corned beef and cabbage a few times a […]

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White Bean Dip

29 comments February 27, 2013

A recipe from the archives: every afternoon around 2pm, I get that uncontrollable urge to snack, usually in the form of cookies. So, instead I’ve been making this dip. Light, […]

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Asian Turkey Meatballs (and the Cuisinart Hand Blender winner)

7 comments February 18, 2013

I thought life was rough finding products made without peanuts, due to Haley’s allergy…until I started searching for products without wheat. Holy moly. Eating gluten-free would be a lot of […]