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Tuscan Greens and Beans

So, I often troll frozen food aisles to see what corporate people are providing, so that I can make my own fresh. I came across an entire section of Morningstar Farms who are now making ready-to-eat, and Tuscan Greens and … Continue reading

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Easy delicious Enchilada Sauce

Forget canned, make this. Takes minutes, and so flavorful. Also, as dinnerthendessert suggests, it can be used in so many dishes. Even Picky Eater loved, made with cheese enchiladas. Recipe: ¼ cup canola oil 2 tablespoons flour 3 tablespoons chili … Continue reading

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Mulberry Jam

My friend Karin posted on facebook, “Come get mulberries,” I responded, yes, please, and immediately started looking for recipes. I decided on mulberry jam and mulberry viniagrette (for another day, see freezing, below). Turns out, mulberries are full of anti-oxidants … Continue reading

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Broccoli Tots

Forget it, these are delicious, and SO Easy! Broccoli Tots 12 ounces broccoli, cut into small florets ¼ cup scallions, thinly sliced 2 large garlic cloves, finely diced ⅔ cup shredded cheddar cheese 1 egg, beaten ⅔ cup bread crumbs … Continue reading

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Zucchini Salad with Creamy Avocado Dressing

If you don’t have a Spiralizer yet, I highly recommend. I’ve got the Paderno. Here’s a youtube from a previous post to help you get started. Low-carb, delicious “noodles” or, in this case, zucchini swirls for a fabulous salad. Hat … Continue reading

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Spicy Lentil Tahini Wrap

I wanted to make my own Trader Joe’s Spicy Lentil Wrap with Tahini Sauce**, and found this recipe. Hat tip, Feasting At Home. I used precooked lentils from Trader Joe’s (found amongst lettuces and other greens), prepped all the other … Continue reading

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Sleepover homemade baked doughnuts

Hosting a New Year’s sleepover. It’s been awhile since I’ve made doughnuts, last time was for a softball game early morning. This recipe is super easy, and you can decide what topping, go chocolate, go cinnamon-sugar, whatever.  So good, not … Continue reading

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Roasted Asparagus with Lemon Orzo

Had a bunch of asparagus, and needed to make a side. I wanted nothing complicated, super simple, and found this. Hat tip, Supper For A Steal. Recipe (3-4 servings): 1 cup orzo (whole wheat or regular) ¼ cup lemon juice ¼ … Continue reading

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Aquafaba?

Chickpea liquid, used like egg whites? Check it out! Slate article with Meringue recipe Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

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Pomegranate Persimmon Goat Cheese Salad

Perfect for a dinner party. I brought the goat cheese rolled in walnuts to the host’s, ready to heat, in case we weren’t eating right away, which, often, at dinner parties, you don’t. When persimmons are out of season, I … Continue reading

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