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Meatless Monday – Vegetable and Tofu Tempura

Every Monday I’ll be sharing a meatless meal. My goal is to eat more plant based foods every day so I’ll be sharing some of my ideas with you. To start it off, how about some tempura. My husband said … Continue reading

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Fried Green Tomato Benedict

Do you still have a green tomato or two on your vines? I did. Problem is, once the weather starts to cool, those things don’t ripen. You can put them in the window sill and eventually the color will turn, … Continue reading

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Turkey Hash – Not just for Breakfast Anymore!

We smoked a turkey a few weeks ago. There was so much we froze a large part of it. But you can only eat so many turkey sandwiches! So for dinner we put together this delicious turkey hash. You can … Continue reading

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Kale and Sausage Casserole

I’m trying to add more vegetables to my diet and less fat. As I get older, all the indulgences (and over indulgences) are catching up. So I’m trying to get back on track. This recipe uses that wonder food, kale, … Continue reading

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Grilled Lamb Chops with Ale Braised Chard

I love lamb chops and I love picking up fresh sides at the farmer’s market. I found this beautiful rainbow chard and decided to braise it with some IPA and serve it with some chops. The result – a wonderfully … Continue reading

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Light Pasta Alfredo with Spinach and Chicken

I love alfredo and I love a simple meal when I get home from a long day at work. This one fits both bills – and it’s not too fattening! I’m on weight watchers so I watch those points. One … Continue reading

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Top Ten Recipes of 2017

What a great year we had!  So many visitors and supporters.  To you we say: THANK YOU!   Here are recipes for the top ten most visited posts of 2017 – If you’re looking for something great to cook that’s easy, … Continue reading

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Homemade Hamburger Buns

Homemade hamburger buns that are super simple, super delicious, and who wouldn’t want to tell everyone, “yes, I made the buns”. These are made easily with frozen bread dough and can be made days (even weeks if you freeze) ahead … Continue reading

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Thai Coconut Shrimp and Noodle Soup

Looking for something rich and spicy?  How about a Thai inspired soup rich with coconut milk, shrimp and spicy curry?  Here’s a recipe that’s quick to prepare and delicious!

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Spaghetti with Chicken, Spinach & Parmesan

It’s National Spaghetti day!  Most people immediately think of the long noodles with a tomato and meat sauce, but the word refers simply to the pasta! Spaghetti is from the Italian word that means “thin string” or “twine”.  A perfect … Continue reading

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