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Quick Pickled Veggies.
June 19, 2017
Quick Pickled Veggies.

Are these not the prettiest pickled veggies you have ever seen?

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Quick + Simple Pasta “Risotto” with Herbed Roasted Chickpeas.
February 8, 2016
Quick + Simple Pasta “Risotto” with Herbed Roasted Chickpeas.

I am feeling major Spring vibes with this risotto.

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Quick Balsamic Fig Roasted Tomato and Burrata Cheese Tarts.
May 6, 2015
Quick Balsamic Fig Roasted Tomato and Burrata Cheese Tarts.

Tomato season is here!!!

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Quick Cauliflower “Risotto” with Asparagus + Cilantro-Basil Hemp Seed Pesto.
March 12, 2015
Quick Cauliflower “Risotto” with Asparagus + Cilantro-Basil Hemp Seed Pesto.

I know it’s not officially spring yet…

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Quick Gumbo with Grilled Corn Grits + Smoky Chilied Brown Butter.
September 22, 2014
Quick Gumbo with Grilled Corn Grits + Smoky Chilied Brown Butter.

So if there was ever a Monday meal you needed to make, this is it.

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15-Minute Zucchini Pasta w/ Poached eggs and Quick Heirloom Cherry Tomato Basil Sauce.
July 7, 2014
15-Minute Zucchini Pasta w/ Poached eggs and Quick Heirloom Cherry Tomato Basil Sauce.

So I don’t technically live on a farm.

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Quick Honey Ginger Pineapple and Summer Veggie Chicken Stir Fry with Caramelized Cashews.
June 25, 2014
Quick Honey Ginger Pineapple and Summer Veggie Chicken Stir Fry with Caramelized Cashews.

These are what my summer meals look like.

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Quick and Simple Springtime Skillet Lasagna with a Mediterranean Kick.
April 24, 2014
Quick and Simple Springtime Skillet Lasagna with a Mediterranean Kick.

Creamy, cheesy lasagna.

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Quick + Easy Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie Peanut Butter Fudge Parfaits.
January 10, 2014
Quick + Easy Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie Peanut Butter Fudge Parfaits.

Remember all that clean eating we have been doing? Yeah, well can we just take like a millisecond break while we devour these parfaits? Good, good, good. I am glad we are all on the same page.

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Maple Glazed Apple Pull-Apart Bread.
October 20, 2017
Maple Glazed Apple Pull-Apart Bread.

No better way welcome the weekend then with this sweet maple glazed apple pull-apart bread.

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Instant Pot Turkey Meatballs and Spaghetti Squash.
October 12, 2017
Instant Pot Turkey Meatballs and Spaghetti Squash.

Sharing a new instant pot recipe today, instant pot turkey meatballs and spaghetti squash.

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Butternut Squash Hazelnut Ravioli in Garlic Parmesan Broth.
October 9, 2017
Butternut Squash Hazelnut Ravioli in Garlic Parmesan Broth.

This butternut squash hazelnut ravioli in garlic parmesan broth is what all Monday nights need.

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2 Ingredient Pumpkin Pasta with Balsamic Sage Brown Butter Sauce.
October 5, 2017
2 Ingredient Pumpkin Pasta with Balsamic Sage Brown Butter Sauce.

I warned you it was coming, and today’s the day, 2 ingredient pumpkin pasta with balsamic sage brown butter sauce.

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Roasted Squash, Caramelized Fig, and Feta Salad.
October 4, 2017
Roasted Squash, Caramelized Fig, and Feta Salad.

Declaring this caramelized fig, and feta salad the salad of fall 2017.

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Homemade Slow Cooker Maple Apple Butter.
September 26, 2017
Homemade Slow Cooker Maple Apple Butter.

Sharing my favorite homemade slow cooker maple apple butter recipe today since you guys have been asking for it all month long.

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Cheaters No Knead Dutch Oven Sourdough Bread.
September 19, 2017
Cheaters No Knead Dutch Oven Sourdough Bread.

It’s about that time of year when I crave bread baking and this cheaters no knead dutch oven sourdough bread is my newest homemade bread that I am obsessed with.

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Better For You Instant Pot Chicken and Spinach Ramen.
September 18, 2017
Better For You Instant Pot Chicken and Spinach Ramen.

Starting the week off strong with this better for you instant pot chicken and spinach ramen.

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Nine Favorite Things.
September 17, 2017
Nine Favorite Things.

Thanks for joining me for another Nine Favorite Things post!

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Pan Roasted Pomegranate Glazed Salmon.
September 14, 2017
Pan Roasted Pomegranate Glazed Salmon.

I could not be happier about the return of pomegranates, and I am celebrating them with this pan roasted pomegranate glazed salmon.

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Harvest Tomato and Butternut Squash Dal.
September 13, 2017
Harvest Tomato and Butternut Squash Dal.

Slowly moving my way into fall recipes with this harvest tomato and butternut squash dal.

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Fig Honey Thyme Prosecco Smash.
September 9, 2017
Fig Honey Thyme Prosecco Smash.

Celebrating the weekend with this fig honey thyme prosecco smash.

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Herby Buttered Wild Mushroom Tagliatelle Pasta.
September 7, 2017
Herby Buttered Wild Mushroom Tagliatelle Pasta.

I don’t know if it is a bad thing, but I am in comfort food mode and this herby buttered wild mushroom tailgate pasta is about as comforting as it gets.

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Sweet and Sticky Vegetable Stir Fry.
September 6, 2017
Sweet and Sticky Vegetable Stir Fry.

Oddly we are kicking Wednesday off with the very first recipe of the week, sweet and sticky pomegranate vegetable stir fry.

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Pepper and Cherry Tomato White Pizza.
August 28, 2017
Pepper and Cherry Tomato White Pizza.

Celebrating the very last Monday of August, 2017 with this pepper and cherry tomato pizza.

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Lightened Up Salsa Verde Chicken Stuffed Poblano Peppers.
August 24, 2017
Lightened Up Salsa Verde Chicken Stuffed Poblano Peppers.

Guys, say hello to a family favorite recipe, lightened up salsa verde chicken stuffed poblano peppers.

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Easy 3 Cup Chicken with Zucchini.
August 23, 2017
Easy 3 Cup Chicken with Zucchini.

You know, for how easy this 3 cup chicken with zucchini is, I sure made it a lot of times before I finally shared it with you guys. 

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Rosemary Peach Chicken in a White Wine Pan Sauce.
August 21, 2017
Rosemary Peach Chicken in a White Wine Pan Sauce.

Monday’s in August require a dinner like this rosemary peach chicken in white wine pan sauce.

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Freezer Friendly Whole Grain Waffles.
August 15, 2017
Freezer Friendly Whole Grain Waffles.

Everyone knows the month of August is back to school, but for me, these freezer friendly whole grain waffles are also back to childhood.

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Gingered Peach Bourbon Thyme Smash.
August 12, 2017
Gingered Peach Bourbon Thyme Smash.

Gingered. Peach. Bourbon. Thyme. Smash.

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Homemade Blueberry Nutri Grain Bars.
August 8, 2017
Homemade Blueberry Nutri Grain Bars.

Making a childhood favorite today, homemade blueberry Nutri Grain bars.

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Nine Favorite Things.
August 6, 2017
Nine Favorite Things.

Thanks for joining me for another Nine Favorite Things post!

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Mediterranean Avocado Chicken Salad.
August 3, 2017
Mediterranean Avocado Chicken Salad.

Mediterranean avocado chicken salad…on toasted bread and eaten as a sandwich because that’s really the only way to eat a chicken salad. 

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Creamed Corn Pasta with Fried Herbs.
August 2, 2017
Creamed Corn Pasta with Fried Herbs.

You know those recipes that are just so simple, but yet you love them so much?

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PB&J Oat Streusel Muffins.
August 1, 2017
PB&J Oat Streusel Muffins.

Hey, hi everyone! Happy August 1st!

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Opened Faced Tomato and Goat Cheese Sandwich with Hot Bacon Vinaigrette.
July 31, 2017
Opened Faced Tomato and Goat Cheese Sandwich with Hot Bacon Vinaigrette.

Monday opened faced tomato and goat cheese sandwich…with hot bacon vinaigrette.

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Blackberry Lavender White Chocolate Clafoutis.
July 28, 2017
Blackberry Lavender White Chocolate Clafoutis.

This blackberry lavender white chocolate clafoutis is high on my list of weekend activities and I am going to try to convince you to make it high on yours too!

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Raspberry Ginger Stone Fruit Galette.
July 25, 2017
Raspberry Ginger Stone Fruit Galette.

Nothing really says mid summer like a good fruit galette, and this raspberry ginger stone fruit galette is the best.

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Brown Butter Lobster with Kale Pesto Polenta and Cherry Tomato Bacon Pan Sauce.
July 24, 2017
Brown Butter Lobster with Kale Pesto Polenta and Cherry Tomato Bacon Pan Sauce.

Brown Butter Lobster with Kale Pesto Polenta.Cherry Tomato Bacon Pan Sauce. Wow.

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Nine Favorite Things.
July 23, 2017
Nine Favorite Things.

Thanks for joining me for another Nine Favorite Things post!

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Sweet Peach Thyme Shortcakes.
July 21, 2017
Sweet Peach Thyme Shortcakes.

These peach thyme short cakes have summer written all over them.

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10 Minute Garden Herb Avocado Dip.
July 20, 2017
10 Minute Garden Herb Avocado Dip.

The summer snacks are in full force over here with this 10 minute garden herb avocado dip.

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Summer Harvest Veggie and Avocado Quinoa Bowl.
July 19, 2017
Summer Harvest Veggie and Avocado Quinoa Bowl.

These summer harvest veggie and avocado quinoa bowls are totally my kind of food. 

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Summer Tomato and Zucchini Halloumi Bake.
July 17, 2017
Summer Tomato and Zucchini Halloumi Bake.

You guys, say hello to my new favorite quick and easy summertime, healthy-ish, cozy-ish dinner – the summer tomato and zucchini halloumi bake.

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Nine Favorite Things.
July 16, 2017
Nine Favorite Things.

Thanks for joining me for another Nine Favorite Things post!

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Maple Fig Tarte Tatin.
July 11, 2017
Maple Fig Tarte Tatin.

I have the simplest dessert for us today!

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Arugula Peach Ricotta Pizza with Crispy Bacon.
July 10, 2017
Arugula Peach Ricotta Pizza with Crispy Bacon.

Oh Monday. What would you be without this Arugula Peach Ricotta Pizza?!? 

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20 Minute Crispy Honey Ginger Salmon.
July 6, 2017
20 Minute Crispy Honey Ginger Salmon.

You know the one thing I love about summer cooking?

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Honey, Thyme and Sweet Cherry Grilled Brie.
July 3, 2017
Honey, Thyme and Sweet Cherry Grilled Brie.

 Hey, hi! Happy Monday before the 4th of July!!

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Jalapeño Cheddar Guacamole Turkey Burgers with Crispy Onions.
June 28, 2017
Jalapeño Cheddar Guacamole Turkey Burgers with Crispy Onions.

Every summer needs a new burger and this is that burger.

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Grilled Thai Satay Chicken.
June 26, 2017
Grilled Thai Satay Chicken.

When Monday dinner is Thai satay chicken, life is good.

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Nine Favorite Things.
June 25, 2017
Nine Favorite Things.

Thanks for joining me for another Nine Favorite Things post! {my favorite berries from this ice cream cake} Hey, hi!! Happy last Sunday of June. I’m honestly just in shock that we are already coming up on July 4th, but the time is here! I’m spending the day getting ready for a fun shoot tomorrow. […]

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Browned Butter Scallop and Burst Tomato Basil Pasta.
June 21, 2017
Browned Butter Scallop and Burst Tomato Basil Pasta.

Browned butter. Scallops. White wine. Tomatoes. Basil. Pasta. YUM. 

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Farmers Market Pickled Crudité Platter.
June 19, 2017
Farmers Market Pickled Crudité Platter.

I’m back with the all the summertime snacks!

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Blackberry Lilac Mojito.
June 17, 2017
Blackberry Lilac Mojito.

Cocktail Saturday is back with these fun blackberry lilac mojitos!!

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20 Minute Grilled Jerk Chicken with Mango-Nectarine Salsa.
June 15, 2017
20 Minute Grilled Jerk Chicken with Mango-Nectarine Salsa.

Meet my weekly dinner go-to: grilled chicken…with fruity salsa!

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Farmers Market Goat Cheese Pasta Primavera.
June 14, 2017
Farmers Market Goat Cheese Pasta Primavera.

The farmers markets are open and that means pasta.

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Honey Strawberry Apricot Tart.
June 13, 2017
Honey Strawberry Apricot Tart.

Welcome to the start of my summer fruit obsession…

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Nine Favorite Things.
June 11, 2017
Nine Favorite Things.

Thanks for joining me for another Nine Favorite Things post!

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Blueberry Brown Betty.
June 9, 2017
Blueberry Brown Betty.

I think the time is finally here for a super fruity dessert.

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Garden Fresh Herb, Olive, and Parmesan Pasta with Pistachio Breadcrumbs.
June 5, 2017
Garden Fresh Herb, Olive, and Parmesan Pasta with Pistachio Breadcrumbs.

Mondays are better with this Garden Fresh Herb, Olive, and Parmesan Pasta.

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Nine Favorite Things.
June 4, 2017
Nine Favorite Things.

Thanks for joining me for another Nine Favorite Things post!

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Tiramisu Brownie Ice Cream Sandwich Bars.
June 2, 2017
Tiramisu Brownie Ice Cream Sandwich Bars.

For the very first Friday of June…

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Cheesy Zucchini Roasted Corn Tacos With Mango Salsa Verde.
June 1, 2017
Cheesy Zucchini Roasted Corn Tacos With Mango Salsa Verde.

Cheesy zucchini roasted corn tacos with mango salsa verde?!?!?

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Burst Cherry Tomato, Artichoke, and Zucchini Pesto Pizza.
May 31, 2017
Burst Cherry Tomato, Artichoke, and Zucchini Pesto Pizza.

Because Wednesdays are better with cheesy pizza…more specifically, this burst Cherry Tomato, Artichoke, and Zucchini Pesto Pizza. <-- truth.

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Grilled Corn and Feta Egg in a Hole Avocado Toast.
May 30, 2017
Grilled Corn and Feta Egg in a Hole Avocado Toast.

How about something a little lighter today?

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Memorial Day Recipes Perfect for Summertime.
May 28, 2017
Memorial Day Recipes Perfect for Summertime.

Hard to believe Memorial Day is already here, huh?

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Caprese Burrata Garlic Bread + Video.
May 18, 2017
Caprese Burrata Garlic Bread + Video.

Yesterday was salad, today = cheese and carbs.

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Southwest Mango, Kale, and Quinoa Chopped Salad.
May 17, 2017
Southwest Mango, Kale, and Quinoa Chopped Salad.

Currently craving this southwest mango, kale, and quinoa chopped salad.

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Rainbow Frozen Yogurt Pops.
May 16, 2017
Rainbow Frozen Yogurt Pops.

Hey there! Happy Tuesday Snack Day!

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Honey Garlic Korean BBQ Grilled Shrimp.
May 15, 2017
Honey Garlic Korean BBQ Grilled Shrimp.

Korean shrimp on the grill for an easy Monday dinner!

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Tuscan Steak with Marinated Cherry Tomatoes.
May 10, 2017
Tuscan Steak with Marinated Cherry Tomatoes.

Hey guys, meet your new go-to steak dinner.

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Blackberry Swirl Muffins with Honey Butter.
May 9, 2017
Blackberry Swirl Muffins with Honey Butter.

Everything with a swirl is just that much more fun.

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Nine Favorite Things.
May 7, 2017
Nine Favorite Things.

Hey guys! Happiest Sunday Funday! And thanks for joining me on another Nine Favorite Things post!

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Skillet Chicken Tinga Enchiladas.
May 4, 2017
Skillet Chicken Tinga Enchiladas.

Say hi, to your new favorite skillet chicken dinner.

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Rhubarb Passion Margarita.
April 29, 2017
Rhubarb Passion Margarita.

It’s always a good day when margarita’s are involved.

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Spicy Fish Tacos with Tequila Lime Pickled Pineapple.
April 27, 2017
Spicy Fish Tacos with Tequila Lime Pickled Pineapple.

Happy taco Thursday!! Yes, yes, Taco Thursday!

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8 Ingredient Cheesy Green Chile Chicken.
April 26, 2017
8 Ingredient Cheesy Green Chile Chicken.

Sometimes dinner just needs to be simple and fast.

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Nine Favorite Things.
April 23, 2017
Nine Favorite Things.

Happy Sunday!! Checking in today with another round of my “nine favorite things”!

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Peanut Butter Swirled Chocolate Fudge Popsicles.
April 21, 2017
Peanut Butter Swirled Chocolate Fudge Popsicles.

Guys. It has been far too lang since we talked chocolate.

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Breakfast Tacos Al Pastor.
April 20, 2017
Breakfast Tacos Al Pastor.

Taking the brunch game to a whole new level today.

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Greek Lemon Roasted Broccoli Pasta Salad.
April 19, 2017
Greek Lemon Roasted Broccoli Pasta Salad.

Serving up a big serving of one of my favorite pasta salads todays!

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Jalapeño Bloody Mary.
April 14, 2017
Jalapeño Bloody Mary.

Say hello to the best sweet and spicy Bloody Mary.

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Sesame Roasted Asparagus, Egg and Bacon Salad.
April 13, 2017
Sesame Roasted Asparagus, Egg and Bacon Salad.

If there’s one recipe that screams Easter, this Sesame Roasted Asparagus, Egg and Bacon Salad is it.

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Cuban Grilled Salmon with Tomato Avocado Salsa.
April 12, 2017
Cuban Grilled Salmon with Tomato Avocado Salsa.

Feelin’ like today is a tropical food kind of day.

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Easy Lemon Ricotta Old Fashioned Doughnuts.
April 7, 2017
Easy Lemon Ricotta Old Fashioned Doughnuts.

Happy spring doughnut FRIDAY!

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Raspberry Ricotta Croissant French Toast.
April 4, 2017
Raspberry Ricotta Croissant French Toast.

Yep, you read that right…Raspberry Ricotta CROISSANT French Toast.

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Nine Favorite Things.
April 2, 2017
Nine Favorite Things.

Hey, hey! Happy April!

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Springtime Chicken Noodle Pho.
March 30, 2017
Springtime Chicken Noodle Pho.

Sharing my favorite Spring soup!

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Blueberry Lemon Poppy Seed Scones.
March 28, 2017
Blueberry Lemon Poppy Seed Scones.

I am declaring these the scones of Spring.

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Super Green Pea and Asparagus Burrata Pizza.
March 22, 2017
Super Green Pea and Asparagus Burrata Pizza.

Hey, hi! We need to celebrate Spring and the only way to do so properly?!

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Pistachio Butter Cookies with Chocolate Tres Leches Drizzle.
March 17, 2017
Pistachio Butter Cookies with Chocolate Tres Leches Drizzle.

We have so many things to celebrate today…hello pistachio butter cookies!

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Coconut Lime Chicken Curry with Rice Noodles.
March 16, 2017
Coconut Lime Chicken Curry with Rice Noodles.

I have dinner all figured out for us tonight!

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Homemade Strawberry White Chocolate Pop Tarts.
March 14, 2017
Homemade Strawberry White Chocolate Pop Tarts.

I think our Tuesday needs a sweet, buttery pop-tart.

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Crispy Baked Basil Chicken Cordon Bleu.
March 13, 2017
Crispy Baked Basil Chicken Cordon Bleu.

With the double the cheese…

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Artichoke Shakshuka.
March 12, 2017
Artichoke Shakshuka.

If we could have Sunday brunch together, this is what I would be serving.

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Raw Chocolate Banana Cashew Cream Pie Bars.
March 10, 2017
Raw Chocolate Banana Cashew Cream Pie Bars.

Say hello the healthiest, yet most indulgent dessert bar. {QUICK NOTE: Facebook live is going down today at 2pm EST. Come hang out!} You guys may have noticed, but lately I am super into turning my chocolate treats healthy…or maybe more healthy…ish. I’ve always been pretty aware of the food my family and I eat, […]

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Mango Avocado Soba Noodles with Sesame Salmon Poke.
March 9, 2017
Mango Avocado Soba Noodles with Sesame Salmon Poke.

These Mango Avocado Soba Noodles with Sesame Salmon Poke are full of flavor and color…LOVE!

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Irishman’s Beef Brisket Burrito.
March 8, 2017
Irishman’s Beef Brisket Burrito.

Yup, we are going there. The most serious (Irish..ish/Mexi fusion) burrito.

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Earl Grey Blueberry Oatmeal.
March 7, 2017
Earl Grey Blueberry Oatmeal.

Time for yet another breakfast recipe!

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Huevos Rancheros Scrambled Eggs.
March 2, 2017
Huevos Rancheros Scrambled Eggs.

Can we do that whole breakfast for dinner thing again?

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30 Minute Teriyaki Chicken with Sesame Ginger Broccoli.
February 23, 2017
30 Minute Teriyaki Chicken with Sesame Ginger Broccoli.

Dinners like this 30 minute teriyaki chicken with sesame broccoli are the BEST.

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Turkish Egg and Quinoa Breakfast Bowl.
February 21, 2017
Turkish Egg and Quinoa Breakfast Bowl.

I made us a SAVORY breakfast today: a Turkish egg and quinoa breakfast bowl.

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Vietnamese Meatball and Sweet Potato Noodle Bowl.
February 13, 2017
Vietnamese Meatball and Sweet Potato Noodle Bowl.

Monday dinner perfection…vietnamese meatball and sweet potato noodle bowl.

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Soft and Fluffy Cream Cheese Sugar Cookies.
February 10, 2017
Soft and Fluffy Cream Cheese Sugar Cookies.

I have the cutest soft and fluffy cream cheese sugar cookies to share today!

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8 Ingredient Garlic Butter Mushroom and Goat Cheese Fettuccine.
February 8, 2017
8 Ingredient Garlic Butter Mushroom and Goat Cheese Fettuccine.

Say hello to creamy, cheesy pasta perfection.

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Valentine’s Surprise Chocolate High Hat Cupcakes.
February 7, 2017
Valentine’s Surprise Chocolate High Hat Cupcakes.

Such a fun little cupcake to share today!

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Glowing Citrus, Avocado, Quinoa, and Blackened Salmon Salad.
February 6, 2017
Glowing Citrus, Avocado, Quinoa, and Blackened Salmon Salad.

Monday means all the colorful things.

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Nine of My Favorite Things this Week.
February 5, 2017
Nine of My Favorite Things this Week.

Happy Sunday!!

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Black Bean Turkey Nachos with Jalapeno Yogurt.
February 2, 2017
Black Bean Turkey Nachos with Jalapeno Yogurt.

Who is down with Thursday night Nachos?!

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Rigatoni Broccoli Rabe Bake.
January 29, 2017
Rigatoni Broccoli Rabe Bake.

Who agrees that Sunday pasta bakes are a must?

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Winter Bliss Balls.
January 27, 2017
Winter Bliss Balls.

Hey, hi! Happy Friday!! Let’s talk chocolate things!

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Whole Wheat Spinach and Artichoke Pizza + Video.
January 23, 2017
Whole Wheat Spinach and Artichoke Pizza + Video.

I think that all Mondays should include (cheesy) pizza!!

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Nourishing 7 Ingredient Chocolate Chip Ricotta Banana Bread + Video.
January 20, 2017
Nourishing 7 Ingredient Chocolate Chip Ricotta Banana Bread + Video.

Because on on Friday’s we NEED chocolate.

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Orange Turmeric Crush.
January 17, 2017
Orange Turmeric Crush.

Currently, I am on a major turmeric kick…and brunch kick.

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Detox Coconut Lemongrass Chicken Ramen.
January 16, 2017
Detox Coconut Lemongrass Chicken Ramen.

Hey, Hey Monday Ramen!!

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Chocolate Lovers Greek Yogurt Chocolate Mousse Cake.
January 13, 2017
Chocolate Lovers Greek Yogurt Chocolate Mousse Cake.

Chocolate lovers…this one is for you.

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Healthier Tempeh Reuben.
January 12, 2017
Healthier Tempeh Reuben.

Feeling like our Thursday needs a sandwich.

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Golden Sun-Dried Tomato Red Lentil Pasta.
January 11, 2017
Golden Sun-Dried Tomato Red Lentil Pasta.

Giant bowls of cozy, comfort pasta for you today. Yes.

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Poblano Mushroom Tacos with Cilantro Yogurt Sauce + Video.
January 9, 2017
Poblano Mushroom Tacos with Cilantro Yogurt Sauce + Video.

These Poblano Mushroom Tacos are possibly the best tacos I’ve ever made.

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Crockpot Thai Broccoli Rabe Chicken Curry.
January 8, 2017
Crockpot Thai Broccoli Rabe Chicken Curry.

{This post is sponsored by Andy Boy Broccoli Rabe, I used their Broccoli Rabe in this quick and healthy crockpot dinner!} Who’s ready for the healthiest, coziest and easiest Sunday night dinner? This Crockpot Thai Broccoli Rabe Chicken Curry gives off a super cozy feel, and is the perfect, quick, easy, and healthy meal. For me, Sunday […]

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Spicy Brown Rice Seared Tuna Roll Bowl.
January 4, 2017
Spicy Brown Rice Seared Tuna Roll Bowl.

Sushi dinner in 30 minutes? Yes, please.

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Herbed Goat Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms.
December 27, 2016
Herbed Goat Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms.

Hey, hi! we have cheesy veggie things to talk about today!

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Million Dollar Spaghetti.
December 26, 2016
Million Dollar Spaghetti.

And just like that, it’s the day after Christmas!

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Santa’s Nightcap.
December 23, 2016
Santa’s Nightcap.

Happy almost Christmas Eve!

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Pancetta Wrapped Pork Tenderloin.
December 18, 2016
Pancetta Wrapped Pork Tenderloin.

Guys, Christmas is exactly one week from today. What?!?!

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Caramelized Balsamic Goat Cheese Pasta.
December 14, 2016
Caramelized Balsamic Goat Cheese Pasta.

Oh my gosh, THIS PASTA!!

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White Christmas Mojito.
December 10, 2016
White Christmas Mojito.

Because all Christmas’s should be white.

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Chocolate Espresso Thumbprint Cookies.
December 6, 2016
Chocolate Espresso Thumbprint Cookies.

Chocolate on chocolate. Yes, please.

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Spaghetti and Meatballs.
December 1, 2016
Spaghetti and Meatballs.

Giant + Mini Spaghetti and Meatballs!

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French Fry Cheese Pizza.
November 30, 2016
French Fry Cheese Pizza.

Yes, you read that correctly, FRENCH FRY CHEESE PIZZA!!!

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Crispy Prosciutto Cheesy White Lasagna.
November 28, 2016
Crispy Prosciutto Cheesy White Lasagna.

I have cheesy pasta things to share today!

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Cream of Mushroom Chicken Wild Rice Soup.
November 16, 2016
Cream of Mushroom Chicken Wild Rice Soup.

My goal? Make November the coziest month ever.

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Pumpkin Chai Snickerdoodles.
November 15, 2016
Pumpkin Chai Snickerdoodles.

Some day’s just call for COOKIES!

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Cheesy Bacon Holiday Crack.
November 13, 2016
Cheesy Bacon Holiday Crack.

Happy Sunday! I have snacks on snacks on SNACKS to share!

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Easy Twisted Pumpkin Spice Danish.
November 8, 2016
Easy Twisted Pumpkin Spice Danish.

PUMPKIN SPICE…and all things nice!!

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20 Minute Cranberry Orange Stir Fry.
November 6, 2016
20 Minute Cranberry Orange Stir Fry.

I made us a quick and easy Sunday dinner!!

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Thai Pomegranate Chicken Khao Soi Noodle Soup.
November 2, 2016
Thai Pomegranate Chicken Khao Soi Noodle Soup.

I have soup and stories to share today!!

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Addicting 5 Ingredient Crockpot Chocolate Bars.
October 25, 2016
Addicting 5 Ingredient Crockpot Chocolate Bars.

Soo then there was that time I made chocolate bars in the crockpot…

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Smoky Harvest Apple Cider Margaritas.
October 21, 2016
Smoky Harvest Apple Cider Margaritas.

Welcome to Friday friends!

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Skillet Cranberry Roasted Chicken and Potatoes.
October 20, 2016
Skillet Cranberry Roasted Chicken and Potatoes.

This is SO cheesy, but um, winner, winner, chicken dinner!?

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Cream Cheese Swirled Brown Sugar Pumpkin Coffee Cake.
October 18, 2016
Cream Cheese Swirled Brown Sugar Pumpkin Coffee Cake.

You guy, you guys! I made a coffee cake!

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Baked 4 Cheese Butternut Squash Rigatoni.
October 17, 2016
Baked 4 Cheese Butternut Squash Rigatoni.

Hey, hi! I have Monday food at its very best today!

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7 Easy Fall Dinners.
October 16, 2016
7 Easy Fall Dinners.

You know that thing called Sunday meal planning?

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Brown Butter Pumpkin Fettuccine Alfredo with Fried Cheese.
October 6, 2016
Brown Butter Pumpkin Fettuccine Alfredo with Fried Cheese.

Who’s down for some fall pasta?

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Baked Salted Caramel Apple Cider Doughnuts.
September 27, 2016
Baked Salted Caramel Apple Cider Doughnuts.

Hello! Your Tuesday is about to be extra delish.

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Butternut Squash Goat Cheese Pasta.
September 26, 2016
Butternut Squash Goat Cheese Pasta.

You guys! I made us pasta out of butternut squash!!

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Apple Cider Chicken Marsala with Wild Rice Pilaf.
September 19, 2016
Apple Cider Chicken Marsala with Wild Rice Pilaf.

Everyone… I made use something SO delicious today!

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Avocado Breakfast Burrito.
September 18, 2016
Avocado Breakfast Burrito.

Hey Everyone! Happy Sunday!

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Crockpot Salsa Verde Chicken Pozole.
September 14, 2016
Crockpot Salsa Verde Chicken Pozole.

Well, hey, hey! Happy Wednesday!

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7 Quick and Easy Dinners for the Week!
September 5, 2016
7 Quick and Easy Dinners for the Week!

Hey everyone! Happy Labor Day!

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15 Minute Garlic Butter Ramen Noodles.
August 31, 2016
15 Minute Garlic Butter Ramen Noodles.

Not gonna lie, this is totally “college student” food.

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Freezer Smoothie Packs 6 Ways.
August 30, 2016
Freezer Smoothie Packs 6 Ways.

Smoothie overload… you ready?

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Heirloom Tomato Pomodoro Penne Pasta.
August 29, 2016
Heirloom Tomato Pomodoro Penne Pasta.

A new week, a new tomato recipe!!

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Hoisin Salmon with Zucchini Slaw.
August 25, 2016
Hoisin Salmon with Zucchini Slaw.

Apparently, I am all about the zucchini this week!

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Applewood Smoked Mango Pork Quesadillas.
August 21, 2016
Applewood Smoked Mango Pork Quesadillas.

When life gets busy, we make quesadillas!!

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A Trip to India + 8 Favorite Indian Inspired Recipes + Bloglovin and Saveur Awards.
August 20, 2016
A Trip to India + 8 Favorite Indian Inspired Recipes + Bloglovin and Saveur Awards.

Hey Everyone! Happy Saturday!

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Market Veggie Board with Roasted Corn Jalapeno Hummus + Honey Whipped Goat Cheese.
August 15, 2016
Market Veggie Board with Roasted Corn Jalapeno Hummus + Honey Whipped Goat Cheese.

SOOO many YESSEESSSSSS to today’s recipe… just so many. Clearly I am beyond excited about this little snack board. I’ve made it no secret that this summer has been all about good snacks for me… …example one: summer garden guacamole …example two: marinated cherry tomatoes with burrata SIDE NOTE: I spent Thursday, Friday and Saturday in […]

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Charred Corn and Zucchini Enchilada Pasta Salad.
August 14, 2016
Charred Corn and Zucchini Enchilada Pasta Salad.

HEYY! Let’s have a Charred Corn and Zucchini Enchilada Pasta Salad Sunday?!?!?

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Nutella Ice Box Cake.
August 12, 2016
Chocolate Chip Cookie Nutella Ice Box Cake.

Who’s ready for some serious chocolate?!

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Basil Coconut Curry Pasta with Clams, Mussels and Corn.
August 11, 2016
Basil Coconut Curry Pasta with Clams, Mussels and Corn.

Here I go again…

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Balsamic Peach Basil Chicken Salad with Crispy Prosciutto.
August 10, 2016
Balsamic Peach Basil Chicken Salad with Crispy Prosciutto.

SO HEY! Meet your new favorite late summer salad!

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Cheddar Bacon Portobello Mushroom Burger.
August 4, 2016
Cheddar Bacon Portobello Mushroom Burger.

Ahhh, sooo I put bacon on a mushroom burger…ooops.

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Blackberry Lavender White Chocolate Scones.
August 2, 2016
Blackberry Lavender White Chocolate Scones.

You guys!! I made us scones!!!

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Thai Peanut Chicken Noodles with Charred Corn + Lime Watermelon.
August 1, 2016
Thai Peanut Chicken Noodles with Charred Corn + Lime Watermelon.

Heyyyy! Happy Monday!!

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Charred Tomato Basil Chicken Florentine Pasta with Herb Butter Breadcrumbs.
July 25, 2016
Charred Tomato Basil Chicken Florentine Pasta with Herb Butter Breadcrumbs.

Oh um, hey! How about some comfort carbs for your Monday?!? Yes, please! How was everyone’s weekend?!? Hope you guys are enjoying summer as much as I am. I will not lie, the last few weeks have been crazy, but I’m really enjoying these warmer long days… and sad to see summer flying by. Asher […]

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Blueberry Brie Cornbread Biscuits with Honey Butter.
July 17, 2016
Blueberry Brie Cornbread Biscuits with Honey Butter.

There is really nothing better than a buttery biscuit…

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Ginger Beer Cherry Vodka Soda.
July 15, 2016
Ginger Beer Cherry Vodka Soda.

You guys! Happy Friday!

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Creamy Coconut Almond Breakfast Pops.
July 12, 2016
Creamy Coconut Almond Breakfast Pops.

{This post is sponsored by Blue Diamond Almond Breeze Almondmilk! I’ve used their Almondmilk Coconutmilk Blend to create these simple and DELICIOUS breakfast pops. They are such a fun and easy way to make sure you have a healthy breakfast even while on the go!} Fun, fun, FUN things to chat about today! First and most obvious are these Coconut […]

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Mediterranean Chicken and Summer Squash Noodles with Fried Halloumi.
July 11, 2016
Mediterranean Chicken and Summer Squash Noodles with Fried Halloumi.

Look! I made us a super awesome (summertime) Monday meal!

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Bacon Wrapped Parmesan Broccoli Rabe.
July 10, 2016
Bacon Wrapped Parmesan Broccoli Rabe.

Welcome to Sunday snacks…broccoli rabe edition!

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Honey Strawberry Peach Pie.
July 8, 2016
Honey Strawberry Peach Pie.

I made us a pie!! A Honey Strawberry Peach Pie! I’m kind of excited about it, I mean, it’s a pie!! Complete with a lattice crust and all. Granted it’s nowhere near perfect, but I’m so over perfect. Like in mind perfect is not even a thing. <–truth. In all seriousness, I actually love the look […]

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Nectarine and Fried Mozzarella Caprese Salad.
July 7, 2016
Nectarine and Fried Mozzarella Caprese Salad.

Is anyone else as in LOVE with summer as I am?

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Summer Crostini 6 Ways.
June 27, 2016
Summer Crostini 6 Ways.

Hey Guys! Happy Monday!!

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Leftover Summer BBQ Recipes 3 Ways.
June 26, 2016
Leftover Summer BBQ Recipes 3 Ways.

You guys, we need to have a random little chat.

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Thai Grilled Corn and Peach Quinoa Salad.
June 23, 2016
Thai Grilled Corn and Peach Quinoa Salad.

It’s official, my salad game is going strong.

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Roasted Zucchini Burgers with Garlic Whipped Feta.
June 22, 2016
Roasted Zucchini Burgers with Garlic Whipped Feta.

It’s burger season!!

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Korean Bulgogi BBQ Steak Bowls + Video.
June 20, 2016
Korean Bulgogi BBQ Steak Bowls + Video.

I’m bringin back bowl food Monday.

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Cauliflower Al Pastor Tacos.
June 16, 2016
Cauliflower Al Pastor Tacos.

Tacos may just be one of my all-time favorite foods.

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Sunflower Seed, Kale and Cherry Salad with Savory Granola.
June 13, 2016
Sunflower Seed, Kale and Cherry Salad with Savory Granola.

Hi! Happy Monday! I am SOO incredibly in love with this salad.

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Links I Love This Week.
June 12, 2016
Links I Love This Week.

Hey, hi!! So how’s your June been going? The weather here has been beautiful, it’s so awesome to feel the warmth again! My days have been BUSY. I am home today, but was traveling Thursday through Saturday. I will be back at it this week too, with a quick work trip Tuesday Through Friday. Busy, […]

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No-Bake Triple Decker Peanut Butter S’mores Bars.
June 10, 2016
No-Bake Triple Decker Peanut Butter S’mores Bars.

So um, OK. These bars… OH THESE BARS.

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Three Ingredient Strawberry Mango Popsicles.
June 7, 2016
Three Ingredient Strawberry Mango Popsicles.

Can we talk about popsicles please?!

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Farmers Market Hummus + Video.
June 6, 2016
Farmers Market Hummus + Video.

Can we all just eat hummus for dinner and call it a day?

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Strawberry Shortcake Grilled Doughnuts.
June 3, 2016
Strawberry Shortcake Grilled Doughnuts.

The only thing better than strawberry shortcake?

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Corn, Feta and Basil Sweet Potato Noodle Carbonara.
June 2, 2016
Corn, Feta and Basil Sweet Potato Noodle Carbonara.

Say hello to my new “noodle” obsession.

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My Perfect Vanilla Bean Iced Coffee.
May 31, 2016
My Perfect Vanilla Bean Iced Coffee.

So we have a few things to chat about today.

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Memorial Day Recipes…aka Summer BBQ Recipes!
May 29, 2016
Memorial Day Recipes…aka Summer BBQ Recipes!

Guys. The time has finally come…Memorial Day Recipes!

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Greek Inspired Antipasto Platter.
May 24, 2016
Greek Inspired Antipasto Platter.

Are you ready for snacks upon snacks upon snacks?!

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Links I Love This Week.
May 22, 2016
Links I Love This Week.

You guys ready for another round of favorites?!?

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Kombucha Mojitos + Video.
May 20, 2016
Kombucha Mojitos + Video.

HI!! I am honestly SO excited for today!

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Basil Goat Cheese Pasta Salad.
May 19, 2016
Basil Goat Cheese Pasta Salad.

Can we just talk about this pasta salad??

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Honey BBQ Chicken and Charred Corn Polenta.
May 18, 2016
Honey BBQ Chicken and Charred Corn Polenta.

Ok so YOU GUYS. I have serious summer eats on the brain, and it doesn’t help that I just spent Monday and Tuesday in LA for meetings. I mean, it was only 70 degrees, but man, the sunshine and warmer temps were kind of amazing. It was a busy and quick trip, so I didn’t […]

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Honey Garlic Butter Shrimp In Coconut Milk.
May 16, 2016
Honey Garlic Butter Shrimp In Coconut Milk.

Guys!! Honey. Garlic. Butter. Shrimp. YESSSS!

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Very Berry Cheesecake Ice Cream Pavlova Jars.
May 13, 2016
Very Berry Cheesecake Ice Cream Pavlova Jars.

HAPPY FRIDAY!! Aren’t you just so ready for the weekend…and ice cream! 🙂

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Grilled Skirt Steak with Chimichurri.
May 12, 2016
Grilled Skirt Steak with Chimichurri.

It is such an exciting day!!

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30 Minute Asian Basil Beef and Mango Noodle Salad.
May 9, 2016
30 Minute Asian Basil Beef and Mango Noodle Salad.

Monday meals are all about quick and easy.

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The Perfect Bellini Bar.
May 8, 2016
The Perfect Bellini Bar.

First, things first, Happy Mother’s Day!

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Blueberry Almond Pancakes.
May 6, 2016
Blueberry Almond Pancakes.

You guys. I have a slight addiction to breakfast food…and especially these pancakes.

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Charred Tomato and Corn Pesto Pasta.
May 4, 2016
Charred Tomato and Corn Pesto Pasta.

Hey! Hi! So tacos on Tuesday… pasta on Wednesday!

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Baja Fish Tacos with Chipotle Mango Salsa.
May 3, 2016
Baja Fish Tacos with Chipotle Mango Salsa.

Oh hey!! Welcome to taco Tuesday!!

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Panzanella Style Caprese Asparagus Salad.
May 2, 2016
Panzanella Style Caprese Asparagus Salad.

Can we do “Pretty Eats” Monday?

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My Favorite Slow Roasted Pork Carnitas.
April 27, 2016
My Favorite Slow Roasted Pork Carnitas.

Guys, we have serious, serious things to chat about today.

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Brie Stuffed Artichokes.
April 20, 2016
Brie Stuffed Artichokes.

Yess, we are going there.

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Salted Chamomile Honey Cakes with Raspberry Ripple Cream.
April 19, 2016
Salted Chamomile Honey Cakes with Raspberry Ripple Cream.

Maybe you’ve noticed, but I am having a moment with honey.

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Pineapple BLT with Sweet Chili Butter + Sriracha “Mayo”.
April 18, 2016
Pineapple BLT with Sweet Chili Butter + Sriracha “Mayo”.

And welcome to Monday!! I am so excited! ?

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30 Minute Garlic Butter Pasta with Herbed Pork Bolognese.
April 17, 2016
30 Minute Garlic Butter Pasta with Herbed Pork Bolognese.

Let’s do a little Sunday dinner today.

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20 Minute Basil Cashew Chicken.
April 13, 2016
20 Minute Basil Cashew Chicken.

If there was ever a chicken dinner of my dreams, this would be it.

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Cauliflower Crust “Pizza” with Chickpea “Pepperoni”.
April 11, 2016
Cauliflower Crust “Pizza” with Chickpea “Pepperoni”.

Oh man, I never thought I’d go here…

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Chia Pudding with Grain Free Granola.
April 10, 2016
Chia Pudding with Grain Free Granola.

Soo… it’s that kind of Sunday.

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Banana Cream Pie…with Chocolate and Peanuts!
April 8, 2016
Banana Cream Pie…with Chocolate and Peanuts!

Oh, well heyyy Friday!!

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Tuscan Tuna Sandwich.
April 6, 2016
Tuscan Tuna Sandwich.

Is it picnic time yet? Or at least lunch time?

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Mango Spinach Smoothie.
April 3, 2016
Mango Spinach Smoothie.

How about a little green for your Sunday?!?!

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Korean Pineapple Pork Lettuce Wraps.
March 31, 2016
Korean Pineapple Pork Lettuce Wraps.

Using some of my favorite flavors today!!

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Rainbow Veggie Noodles.
March 30, 2016
Rainbow Veggie Noodles.

Wednesday NOODLES in for the win 🙂

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Charred Asparagus Cream Pasta with Blackened Lemon Chicken.
March 28, 2016
Charred Asparagus Cream Pasta with Blackened Lemon Chicken.

Does this pasta scream spring or what??

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Coconut Banana 3-Milk Cupcakes with Nutella Buttercream.
March 25, 2016
Coconut Banana 3-Milk Cupcakes with Nutella Buttercream.

Oh um, hey Friday, meet my 3-milk cupcakes…with Nutella buttercream. ?

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Salmon Fajita Salad Boats.
March 24, 2016
Salmon Fajita Salad Boats.

I am having a serious moment with salads this month.

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Strawberry Chamomile Paloma.
March 20, 2016
Strawberry Chamomile Paloma.

Happy Spring!!! ?

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Green Goddess Zucchini Pasta with Fried Halloumi.
March 16, 2016
Green Goddess Zucchini Pasta with Fried Halloumi.

Can you feel the spring vibes or what??

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Blueberry Muffin Granola Greek Yogurt Breakfast Bowl.
March 15, 2016
Blueberry Muffin Granola Greek Yogurt Breakfast Bowl.

Sooo, can we talk about a few things??

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Broccoli Rabe Burrata Pizza.
March 10, 2016
Broccoli Rabe Burrata Pizza.

Hello Pizza Thursday… and thank you for saving my sanity. 🙂

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Coconut Carrot Cake Cheesecake.
March 8, 2016
Coconut Carrot Cake Cheesecake.

This is really odd, but I am SO excited about this pretty cake.

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One Pan Lemon Roasted Salmon, Potatoes and Parmesan Asparagus.
March 2, 2016
One Pan Lemon Roasted Salmon, Potatoes and Parmesan Asparagus.

And I am back with the super simple and super tasty!!

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Banh Mi Pizza.
February 25, 2016
Banh Mi Pizza.

There is Taco Tuesday… and then… there’s Pizza Thursday?!? Not sure that’s really a thing, but today we are making it a thing. It’s pizza time!! Extra special, extra colorful pizza!! YESS. My favorite kind… well, actually extra cheesy pizza is my favorite kind, but colorful is a close second! SO I have to make […]

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Sweet and Sticky 3 Ingredient Apricot Chicken (with Cauliflower Rice).
February 24, 2016
Sweet and Sticky 3 Ingredient Apricot Chicken (with Cauliflower Rice).

I make no joke when I say THREE ingredients.

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Power Food Fruit Smoothies 2 Ways.
February 23, 2016
Power Food Fruit Smoothies 2 Ways.

Colorful exciting things to share today!!

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Banana Oatmeal with Ricotta, Honey, Orange and Toasted Buckwheat.
February 21, 2016
Banana Oatmeal with Ricotta, Honey, Orange and Toasted Buckwheat.

What up breakfast Sunday?!

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Korean Braised Short Rib and Kimchi Pasta.
February 15, 2016
Korean Braised Short Rib and Kimchi Pasta.

It’s time for Korea to meet Italy to meet Mexico…

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Rose Lemon Spritzer.
February 14, 2016
Rose Lemon Spritzer.

Cocktails anyone??

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Coconut Quinoa Pancakes with Citrus Whipped Ricotta and Rosy Blood Orange Jam.
February 12, 2016
Coconut Quinoa Pancakes with Citrus Whipped Ricotta and Rosy Blood Orange Jam.

I have an idea. Let’s all play “sick” today and just stay home, make pancakes and eat them in bed… and then never leave the bed for the rest of the day… except for more pancakes. Obviously. Deal?? Awesome, let’s do this! That above, is my ideal day – pancakes in bed, chillin the rest […]

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Honey Balsamic and Lemon Brussels Sprout Chicken with Goat Cheese Polenta.
February 10, 2016
Honey Balsamic and Lemon Brussels Sprout Chicken with Goat Cheese Polenta.

So let’s do dinner in 30 minutes today!!

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Superfood Hot Chocolate with Honey Caramelized Brioche.
February 9, 2016
Superfood Hot Chocolate with Honey Caramelized Brioche.

So how do we feel about superfoods?

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Sticky Mango Curry Oven Baked Boneless Wings.
February 4, 2016
Sticky Mango Curry Oven Baked Boneless Wings.

I am all about the perfect (and extra saucy) wing.

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Margherita Pizza Dip (with Burrata).
February 3, 2016
Margherita Pizza Dip (with Burrata).

There’s regular old pizza… and then there’s PIZZA DIP!

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Sriracha Buffalo Cauliflower Bites.
February 2, 2016
Sriracha Buffalo Cauliflower Bites.

Ahh man, I do not even know where to begin.

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Banana and Chocolate Chia Cream Pie Parfaits.
January 29, 2016
Banana and Chocolate Chia Cream Pie Parfaits.

Hey, hi! Welcome to the very last Friday of January 2016!!

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Salsa Verde Chicken and Rice Tortilla Soup + Video.
January 28, 2016
Salsa Verde Chicken and Rice Tortilla Soup + Video.

Aka cozy, healthy, happy food… aka my favorite kind of food!!

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Superfood Chocolate Quinoa Bark.
January 26, 2016
Superfood Chocolate Quinoa Bark.

You know what I have found surprising?

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10 Easy One Pot Recipes + Sunday Meal Prep Tips.
January 24, 2016
10 Easy One Pot Recipes + Sunday Meal Prep Tips.

Hey, hi! Welcome to Sunday!!

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Caramelized Teriyaki Salmon with Sesame Toasted Buckwheat.
January 21, 2016
Caramelized Teriyaki Salmon with Sesame Toasted Buckwheat.

And all in just about 30 minutes. Yessss!

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Mediterranean Inspired Avocado Toast with Pistachio Dukkah.
January 19, 2016
Mediterranean Inspired Avocado Toast with Pistachio Dukkah.

Every healthy diet includes a piece…or two, of avocado toast.

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Winter Squash Carbonara with Broccoli Rabe and Sage.
January 17, 2016
Winter Squash Carbonara with Broccoli Rabe and Sage.

Pasta, pasta, pasta! Gimme all the pasta!!

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Simple Coconut Quinoa and Lentil Curry with Lime Mango + Video.
January 11, 2016
Simple Coconut Quinoa and Lentil Curry with Lime Mango + Video.

Simple goes with Monday like french fries and ketchup, or cookies and milk.

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Red’s 3 Favorite Winter Juices and Smoothies: Protein Packed Matcha Smoothie/Citrus Beet Juice/Tropical Carrot Juice.
January 8, 2016
Red’s 3 Favorite Winter Juices and Smoothies: Protein Packed Matcha Smoothie/Citrus Beet Juice/Tropical Carrot Juice.

Muahahaha…I am a little too happy and excited about today’s post.

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Turkish Fried Eggs in Herbed Yogurt.
January 7, 2016
Turkish Fried Eggs in Herbed Yogurt.

You knew this had to be coming, right?!?

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Sweet Thai Chile Chicken Swiss Chard Wraps with Peanut Ginger Sauce.
January 6, 2016
Sweet Thai Chile Chicken Swiss Chard Wraps with Peanut Ginger Sauce.

Excuse me, I have your new favorite wrap recipe right here.

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The Mean Green Detox Salad.
January 4, 2016
The Mean Green Detox Salad.

Are you guys ready for this The Mean Green Detox Salad? Monday? January? The first Monday of the new year…work…life…reality? I feel like today’s the day that we are probably all ready to get back to a little healthiness in our lives. I mean, let’s be honest none of us were really ready to jump […]

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My Top Ten GO-TO Recipes.
December 31, 2015
My Top Ten GO-TO Recipes.

Happy New Years Eve!!

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Queso Fundido alla Tequila.
December 29, 2015
Queso Fundido alla Tequila.

Guys. We are three days away from the New Year!!!

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Birria Puffy Tacos.
December 28, 2015
Birria Puffy Tacos.

You can’t have a Mexican feast without tacos.

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Addicting 4-Ingredient Buttery Chocolate Covered Ritz Bark (aka…Christmas Crack).
December 22, 2015
Addicting 4-Ingredient Buttery Chocolate Covered Ritz Bark (aka…Christmas Crack).

When I say the is addicting, I am not joking.

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Pomegranate and Peppermint Moscow Mules (VIDEO).
December 19, 2015
Pomegranate and Peppermint Moscow Mules (VIDEO).

Hey, Hi! Welcome to the final “Christmas Drink Saturday”!

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Gingerbread Latte with Salted Caramel Sugar (VIDEO).
December 18, 2015
Gingerbread Latte with Salted Caramel Sugar (VIDEO).

So umm, Christmas is in just ONE week.

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Roasted Beet, Baby Kale and Brie Quiche.
December 16, 2015
Roasted Beet, Baby Kale and Brie Quiche.

And my new obsession with beets continues.

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Chorizo Bolognese Pasta with Sourdough Pangrattato + Burrata.
December 14, 2015
Chorizo Bolognese Pasta with Sourdough Pangrattato + Burrata.

Do you see what I did there?

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Winter Beet and Pomegranate Salad with Maple Candied Pecans + Balsamic Citrus Dressing.
December 9, 2015
Winter Beet and Pomegranate Salad with Maple Candied Pecans + Balsamic Citrus Dressing.

Whoever said winter was colorless could not have been more misguided.

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The Gift of a Christmas Scent (Homemade Holiday Potpourri) + Video.
December 6, 2015
The Gift of a Christmas Scent (Homemade Holiday Potpourri) + Video.

I don’t know about you, but I love the smell of Christmas.

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Christmas Sangria.
December 5, 2015
Christmas Sangria.

So can we talk about Christmas drinks??

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Chocolate Dipped Vanilla Bean Cashew Crescent Cookies.
December 4, 2015
Chocolate Dipped Vanilla Bean Cashew Crescent Cookies.

One cookie, two cookie, all the cookies please!!

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Salted Peanut Butter Caramel Chocolate Truffles.
December 1, 2015
Salted Peanut Butter Caramel Chocolate Truffles.

Happy December 1st everyone!!!

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Edible Christmas Gifts In Jars.
November 29, 2015
Edible Christmas Gifts In Jars.

Sooo, are we all still recovering from Thursday??

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Chocolate Covered Cinnamon Sugar Pretzels.
November 20, 2015
Chocolate Covered Cinnamon Sugar Pretzels.

I officially bow down to these pretzels.

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Slice N Bake Vanilla Brown Butter Pecan Cookies…Dipped in Chocolate.
November 17, 2015
Slice N Bake Vanilla Brown Butter Pecan Cookies…Dipped in Chocolate.

I am so EXCITED about these cookies.

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Crockpot Honey Harissa Chicken with Chickpeas, Feta and Jeweled Pomegranate Rice.
November 16, 2015
Crockpot Honey Harissa Chicken with Chickpeas, Feta and Jeweled Pomegranate Rice.

I feel like everyone is in need of a good, quick and easy dinner.

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Harvest Cranberry, Persimmon and Burrata Salad.
November 12, 2015
Harvest Cranberry, Persimmon and Burrata Salad.

And the Thanksgiving recipes just keep on coming.

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The Big Holiday Hummus Board with Roasted Root Veggie Chips.
November 10, 2015
The Big Holiday Hummus Board with Roasted Root Veggie Chips.

There’s a cheese board… and then… then there is this hummus board.

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Chocolate Cinnamon Swirl Pumpkin Brioche Bread.
November 3, 2015
Chocolate Cinnamon Swirl Pumpkin Brioche Bread.

I love pumpkin bread!

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Chocolate Covered Roasted Pumpkin Seed Turtle Clusters.
October 27, 2015
Chocolate Covered Roasted Pumpkin Seed Turtle Clusters.

So I have one of those “idiot proof” recipes for you today!!

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Spicy Mexican Lasagna Roll Ups.
October 25, 2015
Spicy Mexican Lasagna Roll Ups.

I have a huge soft spot for lasagna.

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Baked Buttermilk Pumpkin Doughnuts with Hot Cocoa Glaze.
October 23, 2015
Baked Buttermilk Pumpkin Doughnuts with Hot Cocoa Glaze.

Can we all take moment and just have a doughnut… Please?

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Cincinnati Chili Stuffed Spaghetti Squash.
October 19, 2015
Cincinnati Chili Stuffed Spaghetti Squash.

A few things I want to go over with you. One, it’s freezing here, like freezing, and I want fall to come back ASAP. Sound good universe? Mmm, k. Two, cold weather instantly brings one meal to my mind… CHILI. Three, chili to me has always meant Cincinnati style…cause um my mom knows best… and […]

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Deathly Hallows Cheese Board.
October 14, 2015
Deathly Hallows Cheese Board.

Sooo, I kind of had some fun with Halloween this year.

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Cider Apple and Sage Roasted Pork Chops with Brown Butter Gorgonzola Polenta.
October 12, 2015
Cider Apple and Sage Roasted Pork Chops with Brown Butter Gorgonzola Polenta.

So apparently, all that Monday really needs is a little browned butter + sage.

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30 Minute Chicken Ramen with Miso Roasted Brussels Sprouts + Ginger Butter.
October 8, 2015
30 Minute Chicken Ramen with Miso Roasted Brussels Sprouts + Ginger Butter.

You know what I have decided?

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Broccoli Cheddar Soup with Fried Cheese Curds.
October 1, 2015
Broccoli Cheddar Soup with Fried Cheese Curds.

So, I didn’t know this, but apparently I am really into soup.

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Easy Enchilada Beef Nachos.
September 27, 2015
Easy Enchilada Beef Nachos.

Hey hi! Looking for the easiest, cheesiest nachos that are certain to create smiles all around?!?

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Easy Warm Swedish Caramel Apple Cheesecake.
September 25, 2015
Easy Warm Swedish Caramel Apple Cheesecake.

I guess this week was unofficially apple week around here. Sunday kicked things off with a KILLER Maple Apple Tarte Tatin. Tuesday was all about the ultimate fall comfort food, Apple Fritters. Wednesday was a delicious cozy Cider Roasted Chicken. And today, today’s post is all about Swedish Cheesecake with…wait for it…caramel apples – cider caramel apples. Ahhh! And […]

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Salted Maple Apple Tarte Tatin with Vanilla Cream + Toasted Pumpkin Seeds.
September 20, 2015
Salted Maple Apple Tarte Tatin with Vanilla Cream + Toasted Pumpkin Seeds.

Can you sense my excitement about all them apples???

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The Barn…it’s finally done…PHOTOS.
September 18, 2015
The Barn…it’s finally done…PHOTOS.

This post has been a long time coming, huh??

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Homemade Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge Pop-Tarts.
September 4, 2015
Homemade Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge Pop-Tarts.

Something about the month of September makes me think Pop-Tarts.

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Chicken and Broccoli Skillet Bake.
September 3, 2015
Chicken and Broccoli Skillet Bake.

Doesn’t this just sound so cozy and delicious?

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Cheesy Miso Caramelized Corn and Pineapple Chile Dip.
September 2, 2015
Cheesy Miso Caramelized Corn and Pineapple Chile Dip.

This dip. This dip. This dip!!

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Brown Butter Plum Up-Side Down Yogurt Cake with Pistachios.
September 1, 2015
Brown Butter Plum Up-Side Down Yogurt Cake with Pistachios.

Man… me and all my cakes these last few days.

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Bourbon Peach BBQ Baked Beans.
August 27, 2015
Bourbon Peach BBQ Baked Beans.

It doesn’t get much more southern than these bourbon peach BBQ baked beans.

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Thai Chile Corn Chowder with Coconut Fried Shrimp.
August 26, 2015
Thai Chile Corn Chowder with Coconut Fried Shrimp.

So don’t freak out, but I went all Thai with my corn chowder.

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One Pan Healthier Chicken and Zucchini Noodle Casserole.
August 24, 2015
One Pan Healthier Chicken and Zucchini Noodle Casserole.

Did you eat a lot of casseroles growing up?

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Mexican Grilled Chicken Cobb Salad.
August 23, 2015
Mexican Grilled Chicken Cobb Salad.

Man, I really love a salad with so much color!!

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Salted Pretzel Nutella Fudge Milkshake with Malted Milk Whipped Cream.
August 21, 2015
Salted Pretzel Nutella Fudge Milkshake with Malted Milk Whipped Cream.

THANK GOD IT’S FRIDAY.

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Grilled Lamb Tikka with Caramelized Apricots + Pine Nut Labneh.
August 19, 2015
Grilled Lamb Tikka with Caramelized Apricots + Pine Nut Labneh.

With a BIG side of fresh naan.

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Homemade Instant Oatmeal 5 Ways…For Back to School.
August 16, 2015
Homemade Instant Oatmeal 5 Ways…For Back to School.

YOU GUYS!!

You guys, I am SOO exited to tell you about today’s post!

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Mini Bourbon Caramelized Peach Baked Alaska with Butter Pecan Ice Cream.
August 14, 2015
Mini Bourbon Caramelized Peach Baked Alaska with Butter Pecan Ice Cream.

This is how every Friday in August should end.

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Double Chocolate Hawaiian Tiramisu.
August 7, 2015
Double Chocolate Hawaiian Tiramisu.

With a little matcha too…

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Baked Mixed Berry Coconut Cornbread Muffins.
August 4, 2015
Baked Mixed Berry Coconut Cornbread Muffins.

Clearly, your Tuesday needs these muffins.

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Balsamic Roasted Peach, Basil Chicken and Prosciutto Tarts.
August 3, 2015
Balsamic Roasted Peach, Basil Chicken and Prosciutto Tarts.

And cheese…plenty of amazing cheese on these tarts!

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Oatmeal Chocolate Chunk Cookie Stuffed Campfire Bananas.
July 28, 2015
Oatmeal Chocolate Chunk Cookie Stuffed Campfire Bananas.

Who doesn’t love a good campfire?

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Miso Chocolate Fudge and Haupia (coconut pudding) Macaroon Pie.
July 17, 2015
Miso Chocolate Fudge and Haupia (coconut pudding) Macaroon Pie.

Stop everything you’re doing.

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Goat Milk Fettuccine with Spicy Corn Fritters + Sweet Nectarine.
July 13, 2015
Goat Milk Fettuccine with Spicy Corn Fritters + Sweet Nectarine.

Clearly, I have a fixation with goat’s milk right now.

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Seafood Tacos with Lime-Green Chile Sauce + Grilled Corn Slaw.
July 12, 2015
Seafood Tacos with Lime-Green Chile Sauce + Grilled Corn Slaw.

There really are not words for these tacos.

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Caramelized Farmers Market Veggies On Herbed Polenta with Brown Harissa Butter.
July 8, 2015
Caramelized Farmers Market Veggies On Herbed Polenta with Brown Harissa Butter.

Alrighty, so I want to get to this recipe and all, but first…

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Honey Butter Stone Fruit and Blackberry Meringue Tart.
June 30, 2015
Honey Butter Stone Fruit and Blackberry Meringue Tart.

What’s red, white and blue all over?!?!?

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Cherry and Goat’s Milk Coconut Mousse.
June 23, 2015
Cherry and Goat’s Milk Coconut Mousse.

So I realized something today.

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No Churn Ice Cream 5 Ways.
June 19, 2015
No Churn Ice Cream 5 Ways.

It’s time for so much ice cream!!

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Dandelion Green Pesto, Fresh Fig and Gorgonzola Pizza with Prosciutto.
June 15, 2015
Dandelion Green Pesto, Fresh Fig and Gorgonzola Pizza with Prosciutto.

I wish you could see my excitement over this pizza.

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Summer Acai Bowl with Big Cluster Toasted Buckwheat Granola.
June 9, 2015
Summer Acai Bowl with Big Cluster Toasted Buckwheat Granola.

SOOOO. I am totally jumping on the acai bowl bandwagon.

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Zesty Grilled Shrimp Tacos with South of the Border Corn and Cotija Salsa.
June 8, 2015
Zesty Grilled Shrimp Tacos with South of the Border Corn and Cotija Salsa.

Let’s make a deal.

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Salted Chocolate Dipped Banana Almond Pops with Malted Coconut Honey.
June 7, 2015
Salted Chocolate Dipped Banana Almond Pops with Malted Coconut Honey.

So how about a sweet and creamy pop??

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20 Minute Mediterranean Hummus Noodles with Blistered Cherry Tomatoes.
June 4, 2015
20 Minute Mediterranean Hummus Noodles with Blistered Cherry Tomatoes.

I made us something light and delicious for lunch!!

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Very Berry Dream Salad with Chili Mango and Peanut Vinaigrette.
May 27, 2015
Very Berry Dream Salad with Chili Mango and Peanut Vinaigrette.

Ok, so that title might be a bit much, but…

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Peanut Butter & Rhubarb Jelly Hot French Toast Sammie.
May 26, 2015
Peanut Butter & Rhubarb Jelly Hot French Toast Sammie.

Oh procrastination…

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Skillet Strawberry Cobbler with Cream Cheese Swirled Biscuits + Video.
May 22, 2015
Skillet Strawberry Cobbler with Cream Cheese Swirled Biscuits + Video.

Thank God for Fridays….

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Fried Mozzarella and Caramelized Peach Caprese Burger.
May 20, 2015
Fried Mozzarella and Caramelized Peach Caprese Burger.

These Burgers. I have so many words for these burgers.

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Tomato, Salami and Chunky Arugula-Basil Pesto Bruschetta.
May 18, 2015
Tomato, Salami and Chunky Arugula-Basil Pesto Bruschetta.

SO.

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Almond Buttermilk Jamaican Fried Chicken with Pickled Pineapple Slaw.
May 17, 2015
Almond Buttermilk Jamaican Fried Chicken with Pickled Pineapple Slaw.

Told you more southern food was coming.

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Coconut Honey Lime Filipino Chicken Adobo Skewers.
May 14, 2015
Coconut Honey Lime Filipino Chicken Adobo Skewers.

Can you guys tell what I am doing here??

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10 Minute Magical Chocolate Almond Butter Superfood Seed Bars.
May 12, 2015
10 Minute Magical Chocolate Almond Butter Superfood Seed Bars.

Let me just put this out there, I strongly dislike Facetime.

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Greek Goddess Grain Bowl with “Fried” Zucchini, Toasted Seeds and Fried Halloumi.
May 11, 2015
Greek Goddess Grain Bowl with “Fried” Zucchini, Toasted Seeds and Fried Halloumi.

With a spicy basil tahini drizzle and maybe some pita chips for scooping too. YUM

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Raspberry Rose Baked French Toast.
May 10, 2015
Raspberry Rose Baked French Toast.

Happy Mother’s Day to all the Mom’s out there!!

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Fiesta Chicken Quesadillas with Chipotle Relish and Mango Salsa.
May 4, 2015
Fiesta Chicken Quesadillas with Chipotle Relish and Mango Salsa.

How about a little Fiesta with your Monday???

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Tres Leches Coconut and Chocolate Fudge Ice Cream Tacos with Banana Peanut Salsa.
May 1, 2015
Tres Leches Coconut and Chocolate Fudge Ice Cream Tacos with Banana Peanut Salsa.

Leave it to me to turn traditional savory into over the top sweet.

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Carnitas Chilaquiles with Whipped Jalapeño Cream.
April 30, 2015
Carnitas Chilaquiles with Whipped Jalapeño Cream.

AND toppings galore…

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Spinach and Artichoke Galette.
April 23, 2015
Spinach and Artichoke Galette.

Apparently, I am all about galette’s this week.

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Lavender Honey and Raspberry-Rhubarb Galette.
April 17, 2015
Lavender Honey and Raspberry-Rhubarb Galette.

So let me tell you a little story…

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Pistachio Quinoa Dukkah Crusted Chicken Fingers with Sun-dried Tomato Pesto.
April 16, 2015
Pistachio Quinoa Dukkah Crusted Chicken Fingers with Sun-dried Tomato Pesto.

Let’s eat fancy kid food!!

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Honey Mustard Pretzel Crusted Chicken and Brie Crepes with Strawberry Basil Salsa.
April 9, 2015
Honey Mustard Pretzel Crusted Chicken and Brie Crepes with Strawberry Basil Salsa.

Lets be honest, I’ve never met a crepe I didn’t like. Just like chocolate, I was brought up to adore crepes. Typically, my mom would always be all about ice cream, but since I started making them, and letting my imagination run a little wild, we’ve realized that savory are just as delicious as the […]

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California Rainbow Veggie Sub with Goddess Dressing + BBQ Kale Chips.
April 6, 2015
California Rainbow Veggie Sub with Goddess Dressing + BBQ Kale Chips.

I am kind of California dreaming right now.

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Drippy Eggs with Asparagus French Toast Grilled Cheese Soldiers.
April 2, 2015
Drippy Eggs with Asparagus French Toast Grilled Cheese Soldiers.

So.

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5 Ingredient (MAGIC) Matzo Chocolate Bars.
March 31, 2015
5 Ingredient (MAGIC) Matzo Chocolate Bars.

I made us the EASIEST dessert ever.

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Meyer Lemon Poppy Seed Morning Buns with Blueberry Passionfruit Glaze.
March 27, 2015
Meyer Lemon Poppy Seed Morning Buns with Blueberry Passionfruit Glaze.

How about some serious color for your Friday?

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Vietnamese Meatball Lettuce Wraps with Mango Salad + Cilantro-Basil Cashew Sauce.
March 26, 2015
Vietnamese Meatball Lettuce Wraps with Mango Salad + Cilantro-Basil Cashew Sauce.

Do you see all that green? All that color? I made that!!

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Double Chocolate Nutella Carrot Cake Cups with Malted Cream Cheese Frosting.
March 24, 2015
Double Chocolate Nutella Carrot Cake Cups with Malted Cream Cheese Frosting.

Carrot Cake peeps, meet your new friend, the chocolate carrot cake. Did I just say peeps (as in people)? UGH. My Tuesday brain is clearly tired and thinking about Easter, and apparently Peeps…like the candy. You know what’s weird? I really do not even like Peeps, but yet I continue to buy those neon colored […]

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Springtime Thai Red Fish Curry Noodles.
March 19, 2015
Springtime Thai Red Fish Curry Noodles.

Can you guys tell I am so ready for spring to roll in tomorrow?

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Grilled Pineapple Caprese Eggs Benedict with Coconut-Almond Hollandaise.
March 15, 2015
Grilled Pineapple Caprese Eggs Benedict with Coconut-Almond Hollandaise.

You know, sometimes I am just so excited.

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Drunken, Sunken Irish Coffee Chocolate Cake with Salted Bailey’s Cream.
March 13, 2015
Drunken, Sunken Irish Coffee Chocolate Cake with Salted Bailey’s Cream.

Thinkin’ it’s about time for some cake.

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Jameson Whiskey Blue Cheese Burger with Guinness Cheese Sauce + Crispy Onions.
March 11, 2015
Jameson Whiskey Blue Cheese Burger with Guinness Cheese Sauce + Crispy Onions.

This Burger.

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Black Tea Infused Irish Porridge with Acai Berry Ripple + Pistachio Cream.
March 10, 2015
Black Tea Infused Irish Porridge with Acai Berry Ripple + Pistachio Cream.

I feel so grown up.

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Double Chocolate Irish Brownie Cheesecakes.
March 6, 2015
Double Chocolate Irish Brownie Cheesecakes.

There are no words that can describe the deliciousness that is these cheesecakes.

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Potato Chip Crusted Fish and Chips…with all the Fixings.
March 4, 2015
Potato Chip Crusted Fish and Chips…with all the Fixings.

It’s pub food Wednesday and things are just getting real good.

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Creamy Cashew Indian Butter Paneer…with Fried Paneer!
February 26, 2015
Creamy Cashew Indian Butter Paneer…with Fried Paneer!

Oh umm, hey! I made us some cheese… in a creamy indian sauce!! No I literally made us some cheese. Well, not us, me, but you know. My grocery store didn’t carry paneer (or they do, but they were out), so I decided to make my own. It was actually so incredibly easy and if […]

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Roasted Cashew-Almond Yogurt Bowl with Stove-Top Matcha Green Tea Granola.
February 22, 2015
Roasted Cashew-Almond Yogurt Bowl with Stove-Top Matcha Green Tea Granola.

Wow, I am so cold. Is anyone else just freezing? I feel like I have spent the last three days huddled by my little space heater just watching the snow fall. Remember when I said we where having spring like weather? Well, yeah, that’s long gone. The snow and cold, cold temps have returned. I […]

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Spicy Sesame Basil Noodles.
February 19, 2015
Spicy Sesame Basil Noodles.

The first line of a post is always the hardest.

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Orange Teriyaki Beef with Pineapple Edamame Fried Rice.
February 18, 2015
Orange Teriyaki Beef with Pineapple Edamame Fried Rice.

So I have the best Wednesday dinner.

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Big Easy Style Saucy Creole Shrimp.
February 16, 2015
Big Easy Style Saucy Creole Shrimp.

So umm…tomorrow is Fat Tuesday.

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Things I am Loving Lately.
February 8, 2015
Things I am Loving Lately.

Hey Guys!

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Cuban Fish Tacos with Citrus Mango Slaw + Chipotle Lime Crema.
February 2, 2015
Cuban Fish Tacos with Citrus Mango Slaw + Chipotle Lime Crema.

And I am back. With more citrus…

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Cheesy Chicken Tortilla Tortellini Soup.
January 21, 2015
Cheesy Chicken Tortilla Tortellini Soup.

So, I may be constantly freezing my butt off, but at least with Winter, there is soup!

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Indian Style Baked Eggs with Green Harissa + Naan.
January 19, 2015
Indian Style Baked Eggs with Green Harissa + Naan.

And a little goat cheese because well, YUM.

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Spicy Green Harissa.
January 18, 2015
Spicy Green Harissa.

I have something SO very GREEN for us today.

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Vietnamese Lemongrass Beef and Spaghetti Squash Noodle Bowls with Peanut Sauce.
January 12, 2015
Vietnamese Lemongrass Beef and Spaghetti Squash Noodle Bowls with Peanut Sauce.

So, are you ready for another noodle bowl?!? I know I had one up last week, but I guess something about January screams noodles and bowl to me. I am surely an odd one.   Keeping things short today because I am trying to get myself all caught up on cooking and things in the […]

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Cuban Chicken and Black Bean Quinoa Bowls with Fried Bananas.
January 7, 2015
Cuban Chicken and Black Bean Quinoa Bowls with Fried Bananas.

So….

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Winter Salad with Maple Candied Walnuts + Balsamic Fig Dressing (+ a big giveaway!).
December 14, 2014
Winter Salad with Maple Candied Walnuts + Balsamic Fig Dressing (+ a big giveaway!).

Well this is different.

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Easy Slice ‘n’ Bake Vanilla Bean Christmas Sugar Cookies w/Whipped Buttercream.
December 2, 2014
Easy Slice ‘n’ Bake Vanilla Bean Christmas Sugar Cookies w/Whipped Buttercream.

It’s Christmas Sugar Cookie Day!!

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Simple Salty Sweet Potato Skin Chips.
November 26, 2014
Simple Salty Sweet Potato Skin Chips.

I have some fun Thanksgiving news for you guys.

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Overnight Pull-Apart Brioche Cinnamon Roll Bread + Video.
November 25, 2014
Overnight Pull-Apart Brioche Cinnamon Roll Bread + Video.

Honestly, it’s all about the simple things in life.

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Loaded Chocolate Hazelnut Liquor Turnovers with Salted Vanilla Bean Whipped Cream.
November 21, 2014
Loaded Chocolate Hazelnut Liquor Turnovers with Salted Vanilla Bean Whipped Cream.

So, I guess this week is all about simple.

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(Idiot Proof) 5-Ingredient Cranberry + Brie Cinnamon Sugar Puff Pastry Swirls.
November 20, 2014
(Idiot Proof) 5-Ingredient Cranberry + Brie Cinnamon Sugar Puff Pastry Swirls.

So let’s be a little brutally honest today.

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Manchego Brussels Sprout + Prosciutto Spaghetti w/Brown Butter Pistachio Pangrattato.
November 17, 2014
Manchego Brussels Sprout + Prosciutto Spaghetti w/Brown Butter Pistachio Pangrattato.

With some wine in there too because well, Monday.

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One-Pot 45 Minute Coq au Vin with Brown Butter Sage Mashed Potatoes.
November 12, 2014
One-Pot 45 Minute Coq au Vin with Brown Butter Sage Mashed Potatoes.

So all you classically trained chefs out there, don’t hate me for this.

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Easier Homemade Extra Flaky Homemade Crescent Rolls.
November 11, 2014
Easier Homemade Extra Flaky Homemade Crescent Rolls.

You know what I really need to learn?

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Rum and Cranberry Pancakes with Butter Rum Syrup.
November 9, 2014
Rum and Cranberry Pancakes with Butter Rum Syrup.

All Sunday’s call for pancakes…with rum…right?

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Chocolate Drizzled Buttery Pecan and Caramelized Condensed Milk Cookies.
November 7, 2014
Chocolate Drizzled Buttery Pecan and Caramelized Condensed Milk Cookies.

Let’s talk cookies.

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Maple Bourbon Glazed Salmon w/Sweet Cranberry Chutney + Salt Roasted Potatoes.
November 6, 2014
Maple Bourbon Glazed Salmon w/Sweet Cranberry Chutney + Salt Roasted Potatoes.

Oh my goshhh.

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Roasted Chicken + Smoked Gouda Enchiladas w/Fire Roasted Tomatillo Cranberry Sauce.
October 29, 2014
Roasted Chicken + Smoked Gouda Enchiladas w/Fire Roasted Tomatillo Cranberry Sauce.

I know. I know. Did I really just add cranberries to enchiladas?

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Moroccan Butternut Squash and Goat Cheese Soup w/Coconut Ginger Cream + Pistachios.
October 27, 2014
Moroccan Butternut Squash and Goat Cheese Soup w/Coconut Ginger Cream + Pistachios.

Hi, hi.

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Italian Quinoa Risotto Lasagna w/Truffle Oil.
October 23, 2014
Italian Quinoa Risotto Lasagna w/Truffle Oil.

Someone please try saying that five times fast. I dare you.

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Thai Peanut Chicken and Pumpkin Curry w/Sticky Pomegranate Rice.
October 20, 2014
Thai Peanut Chicken and Pumpkin Curry w/Sticky Pomegranate Rice.

Could there be anything more autumn like than a cozy pumpkin curry??

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Salted Caramel Apple Snickers Cake.
October 17, 2014
Salted Caramel Apple Snickers Cake.

You guys, you guys, you guys.

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Crockpot Sunday Sauce.
October 13, 2014
Crockpot Sunday Sauce.

You guys, I promise I am well aware it is Monday.

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Sweet ‘n’ Spicy Roasted Butternut Squash Pizza w/ Cider Caramelized Onions + Bacon.
October 1, 2014
Sweet ‘n’ Spicy Roasted Butternut Squash Pizza w/ Cider Caramelized Onions + Bacon.

Happy first day of October!!

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Fried Apple Pies + Links to Inspire.
September 28, 2014
Fried Apple Pies + Links to Inspire.

If I could, I would ship these out all over the world to you guys.

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Salted Caramel Mocha + Nutella Brownies + Video.
September 26, 2014
Salted Caramel Mocha + Nutella Brownies + Video.

You have never met a brownie like this before.

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Miso Roasted Acorn Squash + Pomegranate Salad w/Waffled Cheddar Apple Tahini Toast.
September 25, 2014
Miso Roasted Acorn Squash + Pomegranate Salad w/Waffled Cheddar Apple Tahini Toast.

Every salad needs something cheesy guys. It just does.

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One-Pot Autumn Herb Roasted Chicken with Butter Toasted Wild Rice Pilaf.
September 24, 2014
One-Pot Autumn Herb Roasted Chicken with Butter Toasted Wild Rice Pilaf.

I made us dinner…the easy way.

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Caramelized Brussels Sprout Salad w/Blue Cheese, Bacon + Caramel Apple Vinaigrette.
September 21, 2014
Caramelized Brussels Sprout Salad w/Blue Cheese, Bacon + Caramel Apple Vinaigrette.

So I know salads are not typically a Sunday thing.

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Nutella Banana Tarte Tatin w/Cinnamon Sugar Roasted Pumpkin Seed Hazelnut Crunch.
September 19, 2014
Nutella Banana Tarte Tatin w/Cinnamon Sugar Roasted Pumpkin Seed Hazelnut Crunch.

This is all of my favorite things.

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Peanut Butter Cheesecake Doughnuts with Salted Chocolate Bourbon Caramel.
September 12, 2014
Peanut Butter Cheesecake Doughnuts with Salted Chocolate Bourbon Caramel.

So these are kind of the best.

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Taleggio Ravioli with Garlicy Butter Kale and Mushroom Sauce + Toasted Pine Nuts.
September 10, 2014
Taleggio Ravioli with Garlicy Butter Kale and Mushroom Sauce + Toasted Pine Nuts.

You guys, I so have a good recipe for you today.

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Late Summer Corn and Lobster French Onion Chowder with Gruyère Toasties.
September 3, 2014
Late Summer Corn and Lobster French Onion Chowder with Gruyère Toasties.

YOU GUYS!! This chowder. Oh I love this chowder.

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Rava Dosa (Indian Crepes) with Summer Squash + Tomato Chickpea Masala.
August 21, 2014
Rava Dosa (Indian Crepes) with Summer Squash + Tomato Chickpea Masala.

Rava Dosa?? Ah… what??

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Garlic and Herb Roasted Cherry Tomato Carbonara w/Crispy Prosciutto + Burrata.
August 18, 2014
Garlic and Herb Roasted Cherry Tomato Carbonara w/Crispy Prosciutto + Burrata.

Another summer week means another tomato recipe.

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Sweet Buttered Polenta Pancakes with Fresh Summer Berries.
August 15, 2014
Sweet Buttered Polenta Pancakes with Fresh Summer Berries.

Are you ready for an embarrassingly easy recipe?

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Greek Chicken Souvlaki and Rice Pilaf Plates w/Marinated Veggies + Feta Tzatziki.
August 4, 2014
Greek Chicken Souvlaki and Rice Pilaf Plates w/Marinated Veggies + Feta Tzatziki.

I have got the best kind of Monday food for you.

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Sweet Balsamic Strawberries w/Whipped Ricotta Cream and Maple Glazed Seeded Nuts.
July 29, 2014
Sweet Balsamic Strawberries w/Whipped Ricotta Cream and Maple Glazed Seeded Nuts.

I realized this past weekend that strawberries have been way too absent around here.

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Chocolate Tahini Mocha Mousse w/Coconut Bubble Milk + Chocolate Espresso Beans.
July 22, 2014
Chocolate Tahini Mocha Mousse w/Coconut Bubble Milk + Chocolate Espresso Beans.

Oh my gosh, that name. I am so sorry about that name.

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Fresh Watermelon Cake with Summer Berries + Links to inspire.
July 20, 2014
Fresh Watermelon Cake with Summer Berries + Links to inspire.

It’s a watermelon cake guys!

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Healthy No-Bake Salted Dark Chocolate Chunk Oatmeal Cookie Bars.
July 18, 2014
Healthy No-Bake Salted Dark Chocolate Chunk Oatmeal Cookie Bars.

Yesterday I was all “Let’s Bake!” and today I am all “Let’s not, but act like we did!”.

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Easy Chicken Fajitas with Cheesy Enchilada Rice + Spicy Tex-Mex Special Sauce.
July 16, 2014
Easy Chicken Fajitas with Cheesy Enchilada Rice + Spicy Tex-Mex Special Sauce.

Because I kind of thought our Wednesday could use a little spicing up.

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Brown Sugar Peaches and Cream Grilled French Toast.
July 15, 2014
Brown Sugar Peaches and Cream Grilled French Toast.

Guess what, guess what?!?!

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Thai Steak Salad w/Sweet + Spicy Tahini Dressing and Sesame Chili-Lime Cashews.
July 14, 2014
Thai Steak Salad w/Sweet + Spicy Tahini Dressing and Sesame Chili-Lime Cashews.

Here is the thing about salad… and Mondays.

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Hot Fudge Brownie and Double Scooped Ice Cream Sundae High Hat Cupcakes…in a Cone!
July 11, 2014
Hot Fudge Brownie and Double Scooped Ice Cream Sundae High Hat Cupcakes…in a Cone!

Hey, hi! It’s time for some real deal, seriously ultimate, Hot Fudge Brownie and Double Scooped Ice Cream Sundae High Hat Cupcakes…in a Cone!

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Simple Summertime Basil Chicken Curry with Coconut Ginger-Lime Rice.
July 9, 2014
Simple Summertime Basil Chicken Curry with Coconut Ginger-Lime Rice.

This is what I call summer cozy food.

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Vanilla Bean Coconut Quinoa Pudding with Honey Drizzled Raspberries.
July 8, 2014
Vanilla Bean Coconut Quinoa Pudding with Honey Drizzled Raspberries.

When life gives you buckets of raspberries…

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Caribbean Jerk Salmon with Curried Pineapple Goat Cheese Salad + Fruit Salad.
July 6, 2014
Caribbean Jerk Salmon with Curried Pineapple Goat Cheese Salad + Fruit Salad.

Today’s a good Sunday.

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Buffalo-Blue Curly Cheese Fry and Crispy Black Bean Burgers.
June 30, 2014
Buffalo-Blue Curly Cheese Fry and Crispy Black Bean Burgers.

Yesterday was all about my past 4th Of July favorites, but this week is all about some new ones.

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Easy Grilled Parmesan Polenta Chips.
June 24, 2014
Easy Grilled Parmesan Polenta Chips.

Beware, these are highly addicting.

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How To Make Homemade Coconut Milk from Real Coconuts.
June 22, 2014
How To Make Homemade Coconut Milk from Real Coconuts.

I know, I am so coconut obsessed these days.

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One Pot 30 Minute Creamy Tomato Basil Pasta Bake.
June 11, 2014
One Pot 30 Minute Creamy Tomato Basil Pasta Bake.

This is one of those meals. A meal every one can love. And everyone can make.

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Chaos ‘n’ Sprinkles.
June 1, 2014
Chaos ‘n’ Sprinkles.

And some chickens too…

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Spicy Peanut Butter Bacon Sliders.
May 26, 2014
Spicy Peanut Butter Bacon Sliders.

Happy Memorial Day!!

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Salted Honey Butter Cornbread Brioche Burger Buns.
May 18, 2014
Salted Honey Butter Cornbread Brioche Burger Buns.

Welp, it’s bun’s season.

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Cajun Shrimp ‘n’ Chips Po Boy Salad with Avocado Tarter Sauce.
May 12, 2014
Cajun Shrimp ‘n’ Chips Po Boy Salad with Avocado Tarter Sauce.

Let me tell ya all little something about how I develop recipes.

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20 Minute Brown Butter Chunky Basil Pesto Pasta.
May 8, 2014
20 Minute Brown Butter Chunky Basil Pesto Pasta.

Let’s be honest here.

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Banana Bread Chocolate Fudge Swirled Cheesecakes.
April 15, 2014
Banana Bread Chocolate Fudge Swirled Cheesecakes.

Banana bread versus graham crackers.

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Seared Ahi Tuna Poke Salad with Hula Ginger vinaigrette + Wonton Crisps.
April 14, 2014
Seared Ahi Tuna Poke Salad with Hula Ginger vinaigrette + Wonton Crisps.

Ahh Monday, you have come back again.

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Glazed Peanut Butter and Jelly Doughnuts…with Strawberry-Rhubarb Chia Jelly.
April 11, 2014
Glazed Peanut Butter and Jelly Doughnuts…with Strawberry-Rhubarb Chia Jelly.

I finally found myself some rhubarb.

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Black Pepper Rub Chicken Fingers with Greek Yogurt Ranch + Video.
March 26, 2014
Black Pepper Rub Chicken Fingers with Greek Yogurt Ranch + Video.

This is one of those recipes that everyone loves.

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Cheesy Black Bean + Quinoa Taco Bake.
March 19, 2014
Cheesy Black Bean + Quinoa Taco Bake.

Taco Wednesday anyone?

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Blueberry Vanilla Greek Yogurt Granola Bars.
March 18, 2014
Blueberry Vanilla Greek Yogurt Granola Bars.

This is me wishing is was blueberry season.

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Beer and Rye Irish Soda Bread.
March 11, 2014
Beer and Rye Irish Soda Bread.

You know, I am actually very Irish…

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Mini Chocolate Stout Brownie Sundae Floats with Burnt Irish Caramel + Hot Fudge.
March 7, 2014
Mini Chocolate Stout Brownie Sundae Floats with Burnt Irish Caramel + Hot Fudge.

I am sort of sorry about this, but then I am totally not all.

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Lemon Ricotta Pancakes.
March 2, 2014
Lemon Ricotta Pancakes.

These Pancakes!!

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Beignets Tiramisu with chocolate Ganache.
February 28, 2014
Beignets Tiramisu with chocolate Ganache.

I really have no words for this recipe.

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Spicy BBQ Chickpea and Crispy Polenta Bowls with Asparagus + Ranch Hummus.
February 27, 2014
Spicy BBQ Chickpea and Crispy Polenta Bowls with Asparagus + Ranch Hummus.

Kind of a weird post today.

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Banoffee + Nutella Greek Yogurt Waffle Cone Parfaits with Cashew Caramel Popcorn.
February 25, 2014
Banoffee + Nutella Greek Yogurt Waffle Cone Parfaits with Cashew Caramel Popcorn.

Did you know the best recipes just happen out of know where?

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Peanut Butter Stuffed Chocolate Covered Pretzel Cookies ‘N’ Cream.
February 21, 2014
Peanut Butter Stuffed Chocolate Covered Pretzel Cookies ‘N’ Cream.

There are Oreos, but then there are these.

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Harissa, Smashed Avocado + Egg Toast with Goat Cheese and Honey Drizzle.
February 17, 2014
Harissa, Smashed Avocado + Egg Toast with Goat Cheese and Honey Drizzle.

I made us lunch. Ya!

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Sweet Banana Lumpia with Milk Chocolate Toasted Coconut Butter.
February 7, 2014
Sweet Banana Lumpia with Milk Chocolate Toasted Coconut Butter.

I told you I was a little obsessed with warm sweets.

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Red Velvet Molten Chocolate Lava Cakes with Chocolate Ganache Center.
February 4, 2014
Red Velvet Molten Chocolate Lava Cakes with Chocolate Ganache Center.

I know it is Tuesday and all, but lets just pretend it is Friday.

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Mom’s Simple Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies…Best Oatmeal Chocolate Cookies.
January 31, 2014
Mom’s Simple Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies…Best Oatmeal Chocolate Cookies.

If there is one thing my mom can make and make really good it is cookies.

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Rice Krispie Treat Pancakes with Browned Butter Syrup.
January 28, 2014
Rice Krispie Treat Pancakes with Browned Butter Syrup.

I honestly do not know what has gotten into me.

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Loaded Cheeseburger French Fry Salad.
January 27, 2014
Loaded Cheeseburger French Fry Salad.

Lets be clear, this is not something I would normally make.

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Buffalo Cheddar Chex Mix.
January 26, 2014
Buffalo Cheddar Chex Mix.

I have the ultimate snack for you.

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Simple Chocolate Birthday Cake with Whipped Chocolate Buttercream + Video.
January 17, 2014
Simple Chocolate Birthday Cake with Whipped Chocolate Buttercream + Video.

It is cake time!!

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Polenta with Caramelized Mushrooms, Marinara + Fried Eggs and Goat Cheese.
January 16, 2014
Polenta with Caramelized Mushrooms, Marinara + Fried Eggs and Goat Cheese.

You want to know what amazes me consistently?

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Jamaican Jerk Chicken, Fried Plantain and Coconut Fried Quinoa with Macadamia Nuts.
January 15, 2014
Jamaican Jerk Chicken, Fried Plantain and Coconut Fried Quinoa with Macadamia Nuts.

You know what all this cold and snow is doing to me? It’s Jamaican me crazy! Sorry, I just had to. One of my brothers had that shirt growing up and we would all run around the house screaming “Jamaican Me Crazy”! Really, I just think we were making my mom crazy, but I always […]

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Toasted Coconut and Chocolate Chunk Roasted Banana Bread.
January 14, 2014
Toasted Coconut and Chocolate Chunk Roasted Banana Bread.

Ok, so I may have a slight obsession with bananas. Along with cooking them until they are as caramelized and delicious as can be. Yes, it was just a week ago that I told you guys about this Chocolate Avocado Mousse with Caramelized Bananas. And man, remembering back that had coconut in it too. Oops.

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Hoisin Caramelized Salmon and Sesame Soba Noodle Bowls.
January 6, 2014
Hoisin Caramelized Salmon and Sesame Soba Noodle Bowls.

I am going through a little phase right now. Basically all I want to make is bowl food. You know what bowl food is right?

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30 Minute Healthy Kickin’ Cajun Chicken and Rice + Video.
January 2, 2014
30 Minute Healthy Kickin’ Cajun Chicken and Rice + Video.

No salads today. Happy New Year! Make this 30 minute healthy kickin’ cajun chicken and rice recipe tonight to celebrate! Not that I do not love salads, because I do! I have one coming your way, but just not today. I hope you do not mind, but I thought I would ease you guys into January […]

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Ridiculously Easy Classic Fiesta Guacamole.
December 31, 2013
Ridiculously Easy Classic Fiesta Guacamole.

I know. All guacamole is ridiculously easy, but I really just did not know what to call it and was coming up with nothing creative. Sorry, I think my brain is fried. The end of the year can do that to ya. So this guac? There is nothing weird and nothing fancy about it. Although […]

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Brussels Sprout + Avocado Winter Rolls with Grapefruit Hoisin Dipping Sauce.
December 19, 2013
Brussels Sprout + Avocado Winter Rolls with Grapefruit Hoisin Dipping Sauce.

There is Spring Rolls and then there is Winter Rolls. These are obviously winter rolls, which I feel is fitting since the first official day of winter is Saturday. Which means Christmas is just days away. Are you guys ready? I am nowhere near ready. Not ready for the month of December to be over, […]

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Middle Eastern Chicken and Couscous Wraps with Goat Cheese.
December 9, 2013
Middle Eastern Chicken and Couscous Wraps with Goat Cheese.

Monday, you come too fast. At least I am bringing a little excitement, pleasure and color (aren’t they kind of Christmassy?) to the table. You know, a little kick-start to the week. These are not just any wraps either, these are some of the best I have ever made. They are kind of like the middle […]

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Simple Whole Wheat Challah Bread.
December 8, 2013
Simple Whole Wheat Challah Bread.

Hi, hi! Happy Sunday! I am sort of out of words to say today. Well actually, my brain is just a little distracted. I have tons to tell you, but it needs to wait until the time is right. I am all about the right timing.

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Homemade Strawberry Nutri Grain Bars.
August 11, 2013
Homemade Strawberry Nutri Grain Bars.

Making Homemade Strawberry Nutri Grain Bars today! And also, I am home and could not be happier! Not that I did not like Oregon this year, because I did. The weather was incredible the whole forty-two days my family and I were there. Well, I guess there were two days in the middle with tons […]

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July 20, 2013
Things I am going Crazy for this Week.

{Can’t get enough summer berries!} This charred corn, bacon and berry summer salad. Love this. Seriously. This s’more pie. Just stop. Amazing. These homemade blueberry muffins. Classics are the best. Enough said. This hot fudge sundae cake. Really? So much amazingness going on here. This summer strawberry peach salad with goat cheese. The colors, the […]

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Quick + Easy Southwest Ravioli Skillet Pasta
June 17, 2013
Quick + Easy Southwest Ravioli Skillet Pasta

I am in the middle of a full-blown addiction with fruit.

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Hot Fudge Chocolate Chip Cookie Cookie Dough Ice Cream Sandwich.
May 24, 2013
Hot Fudge Chocolate Chip Cookie Cookie Dough Ice Cream Sandwich.

I told you there was more ice cream coming…. Except this one I can’t take credit for. Ok, well I did make it, but the idea behind it was my picky no vegetable, no fruit, no fish-eating teenage brother. Malachi or Kai or even Malachi John as I call him when he is annoying the […]

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BBQ Grilled Corn, Jalapeño and Peach Quinoa Salad.
May 23, 2013
BBQ Grilled Corn, Jalapeño and Peach Quinoa Salad.

Please someone, I need some help. No, not with my mental state, although some people may argue this. And no not with my current corn, jalapeño or ice cream obsessions. No I like those just the way they are and to be honest they are probably just getting going. I am thinking they are not […]

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Sweet Thai Shrimp Curry with Peanut Noodles.
May 9, 2013
Sweet Thai Shrimp Curry with Peanut Noodles.

You guys, I just don’t get it. Sometimes I try to understand. Really I do, but most of the time my mind just wonders to “Oh, should I make shrimp and put it with noodles or bake cookies and stuff them with something crazy? Or wait, maybe I should make some grilled chicken and smother it […]

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20 recipes for cinco de mayo.
May 4, 2013
20 recipes for cinco de mayo.

So I am sure you guys have realized this already, but I have posted and insane amount of Mexican recipes over the last couple weeks. Tacos, quesadillas, guacamole, salsa, burritos, burrito bowls, salads, I think I have pretty much covered all the Cinco de Mayo basis. I mean seriously I even made strawberry margarita donuts (Oh […]

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Jerk Chicken with Fired Rice and Grilled Pineapple Salsa.
April 24, 2013
Jerk Chicken with Fired Rice and Grilled Pineapple Salsa.

Guess what? This morning the power went out at 5:00am and did not come back on till close to 10:00. Blame the foot plus of snow that came down over night. Yeah, I know.

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Super Healthy Breakfast (or anytime) Cookies.
March 19, 2013
Super Healthy Breakfast (or anytime) Cookies.

Yup, these cookies are healthy enough to eat for breakfast. No, I am not trying to mess with you. Promise. Asher and I made these over the weekend. Oh, and real quickly here, we have got to clarify something. I am pretty sure there are a lot of you out there who think Asher is […]

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St. Patrick’s Day Eats
March 16, 2013
St. Patrick’s Day Eats

So I am not really all that Irish, maybe 25%. But when my oldest brother Creighton was eighteen he did a semester of school in Ireland. So he has taught me a thing or two about how they eat over there. Ah wait, what the heck am I saying, Creighton hasn’t taught me anything. He […]

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Whole Wheat 30 Minute Mini Cinnamon Buns…and they’re healthy!
March 3, 2013
Whole Wheat 30 Minute Mini Cinnamon Buns…and they’re healthy!

Everyone. It’s time to meet Red. No, not the color. Red is my brother. Over time I am sure you will meet all six of my siblings, but today we are talking about Red. He is more commonly known around here as Shred Doggy, Shredman G or Shredeo. Red (Ok, technically his name is Redmond, […]

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Fiesta Chicken + Cilantro Lime Rice Fajita Bowl with Avocado Chipotle Crema.
February 28, 2013
Fiesta Chicken + Cilantro Lime Rice Fajita Bowl with Avocado Chipotle Crema.

I know it’s only Thursday, but is it fiesta time yet? I’m pretty sure that with this fajita bowl it can be fiesta time, well…anytime. Seriously though, this is one of those things you could eat everyday and not get tired of. Oh, and the avocado crema I could eat that with a spoon. I am […]

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Quick + Easy Cheesy Baked Skillet Pasta
February 14, 2013
Quick + Easy Cheesy Baked Skillet Pasta

So you need a quick dinner, huh? Simple ingredients, simple to cook and simply comforting. Oh, and hey would you look at that. It’s red and it is Valentines Day. Plus it’s pasta. Extra plus it is cheesy. Real cheesy. And not just any cheese, gouda cheese. Which just makes everything that much better. Don’t ya […]

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Smoky Chipotle Chocolate Chicken Chili.
January 31, 2013
Smoky Chipotle Chocolate Chicken Chili.

Is it cold where you live? Cause let me tell you, it is COLD here. Currently I am in my flannel pajamas, knee-high socks, heaviest, warmest sweater + down puffy coat + cozy slippers that go all the way up to my ankles, oh and my hat and gloves too. Then I have proceeded to […]

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Bonfire Brownies from The Half Baked Harvest Cookbook + Sneak Peak Video!
July 2, 2017
Bonfire Brownies from The Half Baked Harvest Cookbook + Sneak Peak Video!

Bonfire Brownies from The Half Baked Harvest Cookbook + Exclusive Sneak Peak!

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Antipasto Skewers with Kale Pesto + Video
May 11, 2017
Antipasto Skewers with Kale Pesto + Video

You guys, I can feel appetizer season in the air.

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Lightened Up Salsa Verde Chicken Enchiladas with Pineapple Avocado Salsa + Video
January 30, 2017
Lightened Up Salsa Verde Chicken Enchiladas with Pineapple Avocado Salsa + Video

Or better known as my new favorite dinner.

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Apple Butter Cinnamon French Toast Sticks + Video
September 16, 2016
Apple Butter Cinnamon French Toast Sticks + Video

I wish you could see how excited I am right now!!

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Cinnamon Grilled Peaches with Mascarpone Ice Cream + Video
August 5, 2016
Cinnamon Grilled Peaches with Mascarpone Ice Cream + Video

Oh my gosh, it’s Friday!!!

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Garden Greens Goddess Pizza + Video
June 8, 2016
Garden Greens Goddess Pizza + Video

Hey! How’s your Wednesday going?

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The New Crudité Platter
April 26, 2016
The New Crudité Platter

Guys, let’s talk appetizers today!!

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Coconut Chocolate Chunk Cookies + Video
March 29, 2016
Coconut Chocolate Chunk Cookies + Video

Soo, let me tell you a story about these here cookies.

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Roasted Beet Hummus + Video
January 27, 2016
Roasted Beet Hummus + Video

Doesn’t this hummus just make you want to smile?

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Cranberry Orange Margaritas + Video
December 12, 2015
Cranberry Orange Margaritas + Video

Here we go… Christmas drink number TWO!!

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Crockpot French Onion Soup with Cheesy French Toast + Video
October 26, 2015
Crockpot French Onion Soup with Cheesy French Toast + Video

It’s another video day!!

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Maple Glazed Apple Fritters + Video
September 22, 2015
Maple Glazed Apple Fritters + Video

Apples and I are having a thing at the moment.

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Browned Sage Butter Chicken Piccata with Mushroom Pasta + Video
September 21, 2015
Browned Sage Butter Chicken Piccata with Mushroom Pasta + Video

Hey, Hi! Want to have the best Monday ever?!?!

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Coconut Pumpkin Spice Latte + Video
September 6, 2015
Coconut Pumpkin Spice Latte + Video

PLEASE don’t hate me for bringing you pumpkin when it’s only September 6th.

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20 Minute Heirloom Tomato Basil Chicken Parmesan Bolognese + Video
August 17, 2015
20 Minute Heirloom Tomato Basil Chicken Parmesan Bolognese + Video

I have the best dinner for you today.

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One-Pot Greek Oregano Chicken and Orzo with Tomatoes in Garlic Oil + VIDEO
July 23, 2015
One-Pot Greek Oregano Chicken and Orzo with Tomatoes in Garlic Oil + VIDEO

Can you say winner, winner chicken dinner???

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Sweet Sweet Summer Time Food (for Memorial Day and beyond)!
May 24, 2015
Sweet Sweet Summer Time Food (for Memorial Day and beyond)!

Summmahh!!!

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Fresh Springtime Eats!
March 22, 2015
Fresh Springtime Eats!

It’s Spring, it’s Spring!!! Oh wait…it’s still snowing? What? Ahh…yeah, that happens sometimes, BUT that doesn’t mean we can’t all pretend the flowers are blooming and the sun is shining. Although, if you live in the Seattle area I am thinking your flowers really are blooming because from what I have seen on Instagram, the […]

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20 Minute Thai Basil Beef and Lemongrass Rice Bowls + Video
August 25, 2014
20 Minute Thai Basil Beef and Lemongrass Rice Bowls + Video

You know, I almost posted salad today.

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Easy Chicken Tamale Burrito Bowls
December 4, 2013
Easy Chicken Tamale Burrito Bowls

Let me tell you about the time I made Tamales. It was almost exactly a year ago. Well, it was just after Christmas and if you were reading back then you may remember we had twenty-one people in ONE house. Food was going quick, but we always have some sort of Mexican dish on New […]

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30 Minute Sweet Asian Chili Pork, Ginger and Tangerine Stir Fry
December 2, 2013
30 Minute Sweet Asian Chili Pork, Ginger and Tangerine Stir Fry

So I get a lot of questions. Some of them super weird (like really weird), some of them super creepy, some super nosy and most that are thankfully – normal. By far my most asked question is how I come up with new recipes. I think I get asked this everyday, and not just by […]

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Salted Chocolate Covered Pretzel Nutella Turtle Cookies
November 26, 2013
Salted Chocolate Covered Pretzel Nutella Turtle Cookies

I feel like these are fitting for today. Thanksgiving is in less than forty-eight hours, which means the holidays are in full swing. I think everyone could use an easy recipe right about now.

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Chipotle Quinoa Sweet Potato Tacos with Roasted Cranberry Pomegranate Salsa
November 25, 2013
Chipotle Quinoa Sweet Potato Tacos with Roasted Cranberry Pomegranate Salsa

Tacos! It’s been too long. Well, not really. I make tacos at least once a week, but I have not posted tacos since these Caribbean Jerk Salmon Tostadas with Grilled Pineapple Peach Coconut Salsa. That was back in August and those are technically not even tacos. So yeah, it has just been too long.

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Homemade Holiday Gifts: Vanilla Bean Salt + Vanilla Bean Sugar
November 23, 2013
Homemade Holiday Gifts: Vanilla Bean Salt + Vanilla Bean Sugar

Things are getting crafty around here. Hope you don’t mind. But really, how cute are these? Plus, they are such good holiday gifts. Vanilla salt is great for things like these Butterscotch Sticky Buns and Salted Pretzel Cookie Dough Snickers Bars and vanilla sugar is good to use in place of regular sugar for pretty much […]

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Fudge Brownie and Chocolate Liqueur Crème Brûlée Pie
November 15, 2013
Fudge Brownie and Chocolate Liqueur Crème Brûlée Pie

I have a love hate relationship with this pie. I mean I stinkin love it. It is the pie of Thanksgiving this year. Like THE pie. It is so good. First there is the pie crust, that in my opinion is one of the best. Then there is an entire layer of thick fudgy brownies. […]

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Thai Peanut Chicken and Ramen Noodle Soup
November 4, 2013
Thai Peanut Chicken and Ramen Noodle Soup

Also known as, glorified Ramen. Soooo, you guys have had Ramen, right? I think it is probably the most consumed food among high school and college students out there. I kind of have a feeling that if I was a normal twenty-year old, sharing a dorm with other normal people, that this said dorm would […]

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Caramelized Brussels Sprouts and Bacon Fettuccine Alfredo
October 28, 2013
Caramelized Brussels Sprouts and Bacon Fettuccine Alfredo

Don’t let this freak you out. I promise that brussels sprouts in pasta is good. Especially when they are combined with bacon. So I gotta tell you guys how I just spent the last ten minutes. Trying to figure out how you properly spell brussels sprouts. See, I thought is was just brussel sprout, but […]

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Triple Layer Peanut Butter + Chocolate Chip Cookie + Cookie Dough Cups
October 25, 2013
Triple Layer Peanut Butter + Chocolate Chip Cookie + Cookie Dough Cups

What’s your favorite Halloween candy? I think mine has always been a Reese’s peanut butter cups. That or just a straight up Malley’s Chocolate Bar. Oh, or maybe the Malley’s Bars with Pretzels in them too! ,

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Steak Fajita Stuffed Baked Potatoes with Avocado Chipotle Crema
October 24, 2013
Steak Fajita Stuffed Baked Potatoes with Avocado Chipotle Crema

SO, I pretty much never cook steak. I am just not really a steak person. If I am going to cook it, it is going to be a really good beef tenderloin with seriously just some salt and pepper, nothing else. Or a rib eye for cheesesteaks, or a flank steak that I seasoned the heck […]

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Chocolate Lovers Pumpkin Fudge Brownie Pancakes with Chocolate Kahlua Sauce
October 18, 2013
Chocolate Lovers Pumpkin Fudge Brownie Pancakes with Chocolate Kahlua Sauce

Boooo!! I really, really wanted to start off with “Who you gonna call? Ghostbusters!” But it felt a little too cheesy.

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Mini Cheddar Sweet Potato and Chorizo Shepherds Pies
October 17, 2013
Mini Cheddar Sweet Potato and Chorizo Shepherds Pies

Shepherds pie… is it British or Irish? My mom insists Irish, I thought it was British. I did a quick Google search on the topic which mostly pointed towards a British/Scottish origin. Seems the true origin dates back to the Scottish countryside in the 1700’s where the dish was made mostly by the poor from […]

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20 Minute Chicken Cheesesteak Sloppy Joe Sliders
October 16, 2013
20 Minute Chicken Cheesesteak Sloppy Joe Sliders

Today is the day. The day I will finally make my oldest brother proud. I made Sloppy Joes!

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Sweet and Salty Bourbon Cinnamon Pecan Caramel Apples + Chocolate Drizzle
October 15, 2013
Sweet and Salty Bourbon Cinnamon Pecan Caramel Apples + Chocolate Drizzle

These apples scream October. The calendar says it’s October fifteenth.

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Vegan Gooey Chocolate Doughnuts (& A Giveaway!)
October 8, 2013
Vegan Gooey Chocolate Doughnuts (& A Giveaway!)

Doughnuts for everyone! Literally! Not only are these gooey chocolate baked doughnuts vegan, but they are also gluten-free. I know, I know! So crazy, but seriously guys do not go running. The down right genius Ashley, the cray awesome writer/photographer/recipe developer/cookbook author(!!) behind the food blog Edible Perspective decided it was time to make some doughnuts that […]

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Epic Crispy Quinoa Burgers Topped with Sweet Potato Fries, Beer Caramelized Onions + Gruyere + Video
October 7, 2013
Epic Crispy Quinoa Burgers Topped with Sweet Potato Fries, Beer Caramelized Onions + Gruyere + Video

Where do I even begin with these Epic Crispy Quinoa Burgers Topped with Sweet Potato Fries, Beer Caramelized Onions + Gruyere? These burgers have so much going on. Watch the how-to video here: Hence the longest name I have ever posted and will hopefully ever post….hopefully! I am going to get so much flack for that […]

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5 Ingredient Beer Bread
October 1, 2013
5 Ingredient Beer Bread

And that includes the salt. I was never, ever, planning on posting this bread and not because it is not amazingly delicious. Because I promise you this bread will rock your world. So much so that you may be making it once a week from here on out. It’s just that good and by far […]

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30 Minute Korean Beef + Toasted Sesame Rice
September 25, 2013
30 Minute Korean Beef + Toasted Sesame Rice

Because really, who has more than thirty minutes these days? I like to think most people do. Because let’s be honest, not all my recipes that I post can be done in under thirty minutes and I really do make these recipes for you guys to recreate at home. Yeah, that’s right. I make them […]

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Crispy Kale Roasted Autumn Salad with Brie Grilled Cheese Croutons
September 23, 2013
Crispy Kale Roasted Autumn Salad with Brie Grilled Cheese Croutons

I have FALLen so hard for fall. And we are only a day and like six hours in. I am telling you, I am jumping in with both feet, get ready. So this is the balance salad. You see, I figured that after those apple pecan pie cronuts on Friday I should maybe throw in a […]

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Ultimate Triple Layer Chocolate Bourbon Peanut Butter Buckeye Cake
September 13, 2013
Ultimate Triple Layer Chocolate Bourbon Peanut Butter Buckeye Cake

And that’s the short version…… I spent like the last thirty minutes going back and forth in my head about the title for this post. Keep it simple or go all out? I kind of feel like my recipe titles are always extremely long and I kind of hate that, but I just cannot leave […]

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Easy Healthier Crockpot Butter Chicken
September 9, 2013
Easy Healthier Crockpot Butter Chicken

You guys are going to LOVE this Crockpot Butter Chicken! This easy healthier Crockpot Butter Chicken is so delicious! It’s so easy to make, it’s kind of embarrassing. And on top of being easy, it’s also healthier than the traditional Butter Chicken. YES!

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Brown Butter Lobster, Bacon + Crispy Kale and Fontina Pasta
September 4, 2013
Brown Butter Lobster, Bacon + Crispy Kale and Fontina Pasta

Brown butter two days in a row? Oops. I was not planning on posting this today, but then I thought “why the heck not?”. Two days of brown butter can never be a bad thing, especially when one is sweet and the other is savory. It is kind of perfect actually. That and like I […]

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Brown Butter Vanilla Bean and Nutella Swirled Rice Krispie Treats
September 3, 2013
Brown Butter Vanilla Bean and Nutella Swirled Rice Krispie Treats

Tis the season for browned butter. Everyone can now do the happy dance! No really, I am being serious. Do the happy dance, I promise it’ll make this Tuesday (that really feels like a Monday) a million times better.

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My Giant Line up of Cozy Fall Foods! Beware it Really is Giant!
September 1, 2013
My Giant Line up of Cozy Fall Foods! Beware it Really is Giant!

This weekend marks the unofficial end to Summer and while I am sad to see summer go, I am pretty excited for fall. It might just be one of my favorite seasons. Yeah, one of. I can’t choose. Basically, from now until December twenty-fifth is my all time favorite time of year. I love the […]

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Mini Whole Wheat Cinnamon French Toast Waffle Dunkers
August 25, 2013
Mini Whole Wheat Cinnamon French Toast Waffle Dunkers

Breakfast just got so much more fun. Because um, we get to eat with our hands. And dunk cinnamon french toast waffles into syrup. Yes, I am so serious.

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Nutella Stuffed Whole Wheat Peanut Butter Banana and Zucchini Muffins
August 20, 2013
Nutella Stuffed Whole Wheat Peanut Butter Banana and Zucchini Muffins

I made this with one person in mind. And that one person is four years old. Of course right now would be the time she would jump in and say “Yeah Tiegy, but I’ll be five on August 30th”.

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Curried Zucchini, Chicken and Goat Cheese Rolls with Cashew Mango Fried Rice
July 31, 2013
Curried Zucchini, Chicken and Goat Cheese Rolls with Cashew Mango Fried Rice

This is so good. So, so, so good. And so different. I know.

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Sweet potato + Chorizo Tacos with Black Bean Salsa and Roasted Poblano Avocado Crema
July 30, 2013
Sweet potato + Chorizo Tacos with Black Bean Salsa and Roasted Poblano Avocado Crema

Let’s talk tacos. They are my perfect food. I’d gladly serve and eat them everyday if I could and never get sick of them. Tacos are just good, easy, fun – and so adaptable.

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Creamy Caprese Quinoa Bake
July 29, 2013
Creamy Caprese Quinoa Bake

You need this Creamy Caprese Quinoa Bake today. It’s got tons and tons of basil. My very favorite summer herb. As if you did not notice.

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Simple Black Bean, Corn and Mango Chilaquiles with Queso Fresco
July 24, 2013
Simple Black Bean, Corn and Mango Chilaquiles with Queso Fresco

So Chilaquiles? Can someone please tell me how the heck to pronounce that. Because honestly, I can’t even read Chilaquiles. I try to sound it out and man, it just does not work. Like at all. I sound like a total idiot and or someone who just got out of surgery and is all jacked up […]

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July 22, 2013
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Chocolate Dipped Homemade Peanut Butter Oreo Mocha Ice Cream Sandwiches
July 19, 2013
Chocolate Dipped Homemade Peanut Butter Oreo Mocha Ice Cream Sandwiches

Today there is something for everyone. The chocolate lovers.

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Exactly How I Grill My Corn + Chipotle Lime and Cotija Cheese Butter
July 14, 2013
Exactly How I Grill My Corn + Chipotle Lime and Cotija Cheese Butter

So I have been grilling a lot of corn this summer. I figured it would be nice for me to show you guys exactly how I do it. I think it is a pretty awesome method. Plus, I am giving you a few of my very favorite butters to slather on to all the that […]

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Easy Chicken Fajitas with Thai Mango Slaw and Coconut Rice
July 10, 2013
Easy Chicken Fajitas with Thai Mango Slaw and Coconut Rice

So I said this was an easy recipe. And it is, I promise. But there are a ton of ingredients, and for that I am sorry. But not that sorry, cause it’s still an easy and darn awesome recipe.

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Summer Grilled Mexican Street Corn Fettuccine
July 8, 2013
Summer Grilled Mexican Street Corn Fettuccine

Summer, summer, summer….. Let’s talk a little bit about summer. First of all, how is you summer going? Are you eating lots and lots of ice cream, watermelon and corn? Are you playing at the beach, pool or both? Riding bikes, soaking up the sun, drinking fruity drinks? Oh, or consuming your weight in coconut […]

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Chopped Asian BBQ Chicken Salad with Honey-Sesame Crackers
June 20, 2013
Chopped Asian BBQ Chicken Salad with Honey-Sesame Crackers

Today, I have so many thoughts. Thoughts about this salad, thoughts about summer, thoughts about South Carolina, thoughts about Oregon, thoughts about my photos, thoughts about my thoughts. Okay and thoughts about fruit, but that’s a given.

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Giant Hot Fudge Ice Cream Sundae Cookies
June 18, 2013
Giant Hot Fudge Ice Cream Sundae Cookies

These cookies owned me. They whooped my little butt. They beat me down till I just could not make another batch. This is the third batch you are looking at. Yes, I made three full batches of these cookies in less than twenty-four hours. Twenty-four hours! And no, it was not because I ate them […]

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Coconut Lime Mahi Mahi Tacos with Tequila Soaked Watermelon Salsa
June 13, 2013
Coconut Lime Mahi Mahi Tacos with Tequila Soaked Watermelon Salsa

It’s Thursday Tacos time. YES! First though, we have to talk about my age. Yeah, my age.

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Burnt Peanut Butter Caramel Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies
June 11, 2013
Burnt Peanut Butter Caramel Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

I wish I could make you these cookie. Actually, I wish I could make you dozens of these cookies. These are the kind of cookie you make if you need to bribe someone into doing something or if you need to get out of something or if you screwed up horribly and need a really […]

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Chipotle Honey Roasted Peanut Butter and Peach Grilled Sandwich
June 6, 2013
Chipotle Honey Roasted Peanut Butter and Peach Grilled Sandwich

I made us lunch today! A dang good one too. I mean it involves peanut butter and toasty bread and possibly a peach, if your into that short of thing. And really, let’s be honest, anything that involves any kind of peanut butter and toasty bread is a good meal or maybe even snack. Yeah, […]

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Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie Cereal
June 4, 2013
Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie Cereal

Oh yes, we are doing cookies for breakfast! Really, who would not want cookies for breakfast!? For some reason when I think of summer and breakfast I think cereal. This has nothing to do with my childhood because honestly I did not eat all that much cereal growing up. When I was younger, by younger […]

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Brie Crab Cake Pretzel Slider Melts with Strawberry Pineapple Salsa
May 30, 2013
Brie Crab Cake Pretzel Slider Melts with Strawberry Pineapple Salsa

Savory, salty and sweet. All piled in one. Oh and cheesy, can’t forget about the cheese.

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Peanut Butter Banana Frozen Yogurt Pops with Chocolate Drizzle
May 28, 2013
Peanut Butter Banana Frozen Yogurt Pops with Chocolate Drizzle

You guys know what’s really weird? I absolutely HATE being cold, but yet I continue to make frozen treats. Frozen treats that when I photograph, make me shiver. For some reason every time I shoot any kind of ice cream my hands end up molding the ice cream into a cone, or sandwiching it between […]

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Special K-Bar Chocolate Cups
May 12, 2013
Special K-Bar Chocolate Cups

So let’s talk about Mother’s Day.Actually, let’s talk about my mom and Mother’s Day. My mom, well she absolutely hates mothers day. Yeah, like she really hates it. I am am not sure on the exact reason, but I am pretty sure it is because she was a super young mom. She had my brother […]

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Greek Steak and Pesto Salad Gyros
May 8, 2013
Greek Steak and Pesto Salad Gyros

Ok, so there is something you guys should probably know. On days when I do not make a dinner recipe for the blog, my family is eating one of four things buffalo chicken, beef tacos, burgers or steak. More times than not it ends up being steak. Yes, they are meat craving freaks. My dad […]

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Kentucky Derby Pie Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars
April 30, 2013
Kentucky Derby Pie Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

Cinco De Mayo or Kentucky Derby? Kentucky Derby or Cinco De Mayo? Basically that has been the thought running through my head the last week and half. So far Cinco De Mayo has won. Big Time. Crockpot Carnitas Tortilla Burrito Bowl or Margarita Chicken Quesadillas with Margarita Guacamole anyone?? Oh man and for dessert what about […]

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Spring Vegetable Lo Mein
April 10, 2013
Spring Vegetable Lo Mein

They’re back……. No, I am not talking about the Asian foods. Although, they’re definitely back. I mean, what, its been like a whole two weeks since my last Asian dish. General Tso’s Chicken anyone? It’s so, so, so good! What I am talking about is my family. I can not believe I never told you […]

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Greek Tuna + Sun-Dried Tomato + Avocado Napoleons
April 1, 2013
Greek Tuna + Sun-Dried Tomato + Avocado Napoleons

You know, I actually used to say I did not like seafood. And look at me now, I seem to be posting seafood recipes once a week these day. I really hope you guys don’t mind. Especially since I have two more already in the works. And they are good ones.

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Toasted Coconut Caramel Chocolate Cupcakes
March 29, 2013
Toasted Coconut Caramel Chocolate Cupcakes

So, toasted coconut is about to rock your world. Oh and coconut caramel. Before I made these cupcakes I had never had toasted coconut! I now know that was just plain stupid. I mean like whoa. Toasted coconut is awesome! This whole no coconut thing? Yeah, you can totally blame this on my mom, who […]

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Dark Chocolate Coconut Mudslide Cookies
March 26, 2013
Dark Chocolate Coconut Mudslide Cookies

Obviously, I am in a tropical mood lately. I am shoving things like Grilled Salmon and Pineapple, Mahi Mahi Fish Tacos with Manga salsa, Avocado Spring Rolls, Ice Cream and now coconut in your face. I hope you don’t mind. It’s a phase. I go through them. Sometimes they go as quick as they came […]

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Roasted Asparagus Caprese Melts with Balsamic Reduction and Fried Egg
March 18, 2013
Roasted Asparagus Caprese Melts with Balsamic Reduction and Fried Egg

Monday deserves simple food. Simple delicious food. Especially the Monday after St. Patrick’s Day. Simple is good. Quick is good. Easy is awesome.

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Buffalo Chicken Quinoa Salad
March 6, 2013
Buffalo Chicken Quinoa Salad

Alright guys, I have got a good one for you…Buffalo Chicken Quinoa Salad. Seriously, this one is going to rock the blog world. Well….at least I think it should. Anything involving Buffalo Sauce rocks. No questions.

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Thai Peanut Soup with Grilled Peanut Butter Croutons
March 4, 2013
Thai Peanut Soup with Grilled Peanut Butter Croutons

Did you guys have a lot of soup growing up? Cause, I don’t remember ever having soup. Ok, wait I take that back I do remember eating Ramen a few times, but that quickly stopped when Mom and I realized how bad is was for you. Our dinners were pretty simple. Chicken and rice, steak […]

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Balsamic Orange Glazed Chicken with Creamy Goat Cheese Polenta
February 13, 2013
Balsamic Orange Glazed Chicken with Creamy Goat Cheese Polenta

You guys, yesterday was Fat Tuesday. How did I miss this? I really need to get my head out of the food blog world and into real life a little. Is it weird that most of (ok, all of) my friends are virtual? Don’t answer that. You would think since I write a food blog […]

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Cajun Shrimp Tacos with homemade Hard Taco Shell’s
February 6, 2013
Cajun Shrimp Tacos with homemade Hard Taco Shell’s

So how do you guys feel about some shrimp? Spicy, saucy Cajun shrimp…..tacos! Because really tacos make everything just that much better. Question. Sex and the City, did you guys watch it? Ah forget it, that is a stupid question. I know almost all of you probably watched it religiously and  loved every minute of […]

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Simple Coconut Chicken Curry
February 4, 2013
Simple Coconut Chicken Curry

Dinner tonight? Curry? Yes! Super simple Coconut Chicken Curry. Lets call it the Monday night curry. Oh, Monday. You came way too fast. Why does this always happen? After last nights Superbowl feast I am betting you all want something not laden with cheese, buffalo sauce, or anything fried. Maybe, just maybe, you want something […]

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Asian Veggie Noodle Bowl with Grilled Steak
January 30, 2013
Asian Veggie Noodle Bowl with Grilled Steak

I am kind of excited about this one. For one, just look at those colors! Don’t they just sorta make you feel happy? Like the feeling you get when you feel that first spring breeze after a long, cold, snowy winter (which around here lasts till June, and even then it’s still pretty cold). Noodle […]

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Crispy Kale Salad with Coucous, Grilled Chicken and Pomegranates
January 24, 2013
Crispy Kale Salad with Coucous, Grilled Chicken and Pomegranates

So, you think you don’t like kale? Think again. Raw kale > Crispy kale! Yeah, it’s like addicting. So, I made salad. I know, that never happens around here. It’s mostly chocolate, chicken, pasta, cheese, pizza and more chocolate. Ah, that sounds way worse than it actually is. Really I promise. We totally eat our vegetables […]

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Red Pepper Garlic Chicken Sausage Pasta
January 21, 2013
Red Pepper Garlic Chicken Sausage Pasta

Simple. Siiiiiimple. Simple. Simple. That would be this pasta. Simple and delicious. Quick and easy. Perfect for a busy Monday night when all you want is a bowl of pasta. Seriously, it is kind of embarrassing how simple this pasta is. So, I have a confession to make. I just did not want to cook […]

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Buffalo Oven “Fried” Goat Cheese
January 13, 2013
Buffalo Oven “Fried” Goat Cheese

Hello perfect Superbowl snack! Or salad topper (um, I totally did this for dinner last night! Buffalo fried goat cheese, buffalo chicken, avocado, french fries, broccoli. Oh and ya know lettuce + spinach!), or quick bite from the fridge, or as a compliment to your Sunday morning eggs or even as a late night cheese craving! […]

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No-Bake Quinoa Crumble Bars
January 6, 2013
No-Bake Quinoa Crumble Bars

You want to know what happens when you take pictures of food in front of people? Well, actually a few things happen. See first, first you get a weird look. The look that says like “why on earth is she taking pictures of the food? And why is she strategically placing it on the floor?”. Then you get the questions: “Um […]

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Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies
January 4, 2013
Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies. Without butter……. I know, cookies without butter. You are probably thinking I am crazy.  But please. DO NOT be scared way. I mean just look at those rounded guys…….. The pictures speak for themselves. These cookies are chewy, soft and slightly crumbly (in the best way!). And yes, they are made […]

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Ciabatta French Toast with Raspberry Preserves
December 26, 2012
Ciabatta French Toast with Raspberry Preserves

It is the day after Christmas. Which means it is time to clean up the mass amounts of wrapping paper, play with our new toys, eat leftovers and enjoy the time with your family and friends. I am going to keep this post short today since we have 21 people in the house and my brain […]

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Kahlua Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge
December 21, 2012
Kahlua Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge

Fudge! Is there really only 4 days till Christmas? I would love to say I am ready, but let’s be honest I have not wrapped one gift. Nor have I made or planned one item on our Christmas menu. Somehow I got myself signed up to make Christmas cookies for like… everyone. Teachers, siblings, UPS […]

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Mediterranean Vegetable Chip Crusted Chicken
December 13, 2012
Mediterranean Vegetable Chip Crusted Chicken

Chicken. We eat it. A lot of it. And I am not exaggerating. With a house full of boys it is inevitable. Inevitable. We have this family recipe. A recipe I make sometimes 3 times a week. Honestly, I do not know where it originated from, but we have been making it since I can […]

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Spaghetti Squash Pancakes
November 25, 2012
Spaghetti Squash Pancakes

Why should leftover turkey have all the fun? Every year at Thanksgiving we always have spaghetti squash. I do not know why. Maybe it is because no one other than dad and I like brussel sprouts and green beans or maybe it is because I had an obsession with it five years ago and ate […]

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Cranberry, Brie and Biscuit Appetizer
November 21, 2012
Cranberry, Brie and Biscuit Appetizer

Fudge. Is tomorrow really Thanksgiving? How did that happen, it seems like last week was Halloween! I have to admit though, I am so excited! Thanksgiving around here means cooking all day while listening to Christmas music, cutting down our Christmas tree, serving up a delicious meal and topping it of with our first Christmas […]

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Gorgonzola Butternut Squash Ravioli
November 19, 2012
Gorgonzola Butternut Squash Ravioli

Oh Monday, you are not so bad after all. Remember how I said rice was a staple in our house? Yeah, well so is pasta. Pasta with butter. Preferably homemade using my favorite pasta dough recipe. And remember how I said I was hoarding butternut squash? Well I decided to use it up! And this is […]

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October 29, 2012
Spinach and Havarti Phyllo Casserole

Look at the crust! Flaky, buttery crust! I made this casserole over the weekend. It was the perfect Saturday night meal and nice change from the usual pizzas and pasta dishes we usually do on the weekends! I need to cook with Greek ingredients more often! I mean wow, this blew the family away! There […]

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Roasted Butternut Squash Lasagna
October 25, 2012
Roasted Butternut Squash Lasagna

Yesterday I gave you guys my favorite recipe for simple egg pasta dough. Today I want to share one of my favorite ways to use that dough – Lasagna! Typically I like to do a traditional lasagna with tomato sauce and meat, one because it is a huge hit and two because EVERYONE will eat […]

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October 23, 2012
Black Spiders

Well brown really, but who’s gonna tell? I was asked by Asher’s pre-school teacher if I would bring a in a desert for their Halloween party! Of course I was excited, especially since I had just gotten an idea for chocolate brownie spiders! I used one of my favorite fudgy brownie recipes and topped them […]

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  • Getting in the Halloween spirt today and baking these hocus pocus inspired spellbook brownies 🕸🦇🖤🎃anyone else getting ready for Halloween this weekend? find the easy recipe for these brownies on halfbakedharvest.com #feedfeed #foodandwine #f52grams #buzzfeast #thebakefeed #halloween
  • No better way to welcome the weekend than with this Maple Glazed Apple Pull Apart Bread. This bread is all things sweet, ooey, gooey, applely, cinnamony, and basically so amazing…especially when warm out of the oven. Fall baking is the best. <-- enough said. 🍂🍁Full recipe is on halfbakedharvest.com today. #feedfeed #foodandwine #f52grams #buzzfeast #thebakefeed
  • sweet potato gnocchi with rosemary parmesan cream sauce. This gnocchi…it’s like a bowl of softy, pillowy, fall goodness. Is that too cheesy to say? Potentially, but I mean, all of it is true. This gnocchi is like biting into pillows of soft sweet potato and creamy ricotta. And you guys? That rosemary cream sauce? It. Is. Everything. Creamy, hinted with rosemary, and finished with a little parmesan. Too good. Full recipe is on halfbakedharvest.com today. #feedfeed #foodandwine #f52grams #buzzfeast #thebakefeed
  • One Pan Autumn Chicken and Wild Rice Casserole. Today I am going the more classic route and loving it. This is cozy, healthy, filling, and all things delicious. Just simple, feel good kind of food...maybe with a good amount of cheese on top too. What? Always got to have a little cheese 😉Get the full recipe on halfbakedharvest.com #feedfeed #foodandwine #f52grams #buzzfeast #thebakefeed