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Bacon, Tomato and Artichoke Frittatta

I’m always looking for a healthy but hearty breakfast. I decided a simple frittatta with vegetables would do the trick. A frittatta is an Italian version of the omelet. And it’s so much easier! You mix the eggs and the … Continue reading

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Crepes – Caramelized Onion & Bacon with Artichoke Cream Sauce

I love crepes. My husband used to make them every weekend for breakfast and the kids put their requests in early. Their favorite filling was just chicken in golden mushroom soup. I like a little fancier. I decided to play … Continue reading

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Refreshing Artichoke Dip

This artichoke dip is a great summer refresher. On these hot summer days it’s always nice to have a cooling snack that is actually good for you. This one is fast and delicious. Just yogurt and artichoke hearts (and garlic … Continue reading

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Baby Artichokes with Garlic Scapes

I had never heard of using garlic scapes until a few years ago. The scape is the bud that starts to form at the top of garlic. This is removed late in June to encourage the bulb to get bigger.   … 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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