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Grilled Bacon Wrapped Shrimp

Shrimp – the perfect package for an appetizer.  Wrap it in bacon and grill it and you’ve got a real hit on your hands.  The grill adds smokiness to the sweet flavor of the shrimp and the salty crunch of … Continue reading

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Spinach & Artichoke Dip – Low fat!

I love spinach and artichoke dip, but I really want to stay on a healthy eating plan.  I decided to give it a try using as little fat as possible.  What I came up with was pretty darned good too!! … Continue reading

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Fig Tarts – Celebration of Fig Week

The first week of November is National Fig week – a celebration of the nutritious gems!  Packed with vitamin A, potassium and calcium, these sweet flowers, yes flowers, can be used in many ways!  The fig itself is actually the … Continue reading

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Mummy Poppers

It’s time to bring out all those scary foods to celebrate the season of fright.  Here’s a spooky version of jalapeño poppers!

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Open Face Heirloom Tomato Sandwiches

I love this time of year – all the fresh tomatoes.  I have one sunny spot in my yard where we plant them.  But what do you do with so many tomatoes besides share them with your neighbors?  Well here … Continue reading

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