Category Archives: make ahead

Oct 15

Eggplant Pomodoro

Has anyone else noticed grocery prices going through the roof lately? I certainly have – especially the cost of meat. I definitely consider myself a carnivore but have been cutting back lately because of this. Fortunately, recipes like the one … Continue reading

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Oct 13

Slow Cooker Black Bean Butternut Squash Chili and a Giveaway!

Hope you all had a great weekend! Fall is definitely in the air here and one thing is for sure – the slow cooker sees a lot more action in the cooler weather. And with school and activities clogging up … Continue reading

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Oct 6

Zucchini, Corn & Leek Frittata

Hopefully many of you saw my posts and pics from Martha Stewart’s event last week. I was chosen to cover it, which was a cooking demonstration and a book signing for her new cookbook, One Pot. It’s got lots of … Continue reading

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Sep 30

Thai Slaw

I wish I had a better picture, because what you see here does this dish no justice. Aside from a little bit of chopping, it takes just a few minutes to throw together, but it tastes like a lot of … Continue reading

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Sep 24

Butterscotch Blondies…and a Martha Stewart Event!

Sometimes, butterscotch is all you need. Addicting doesn’t even describe it. Pair one of these with a cup of coffee or a glass of milk and, well, don’t say I didn’t warn you. I think Martha would love these. Maybe … Continue reading

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Sep 22

Apple Crisp with Peanut Butter Nutella Sauce

Hope everyone had a great weekend! We celebrated my brother’s birthday and since I bought a ton of apples the other day, I suggested making an apple dessert to bring to him. He agreed, as long as it had caramel … Continue reading

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Sep 15

Eggplant Rollatini

Tired of eggplant recipes yet? I feel like it’s been the main ingredient in many of my dishes lately. Tis the season, I guess…but either way, they’re great to have, and even better when they’re healthy like this one. I … Continue reading

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Sep 10

Crustless Cheese & Kale Mini Quiches for a Virtual Baby Shower!

What’s more exciting than awaiting the arrival of a new baby? Nothing, besides it being a baby girl…yes, I’m biased 😉 Nicole, aka Prevention RD, has just a few more weeks before hers is due, and several of us have … Continue reading

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Sep 4

Coconut Custard Pie

I have to admit, I’ve never been a big fan of coconut custard pie…but this one may have won me over. Earlier this summer we celebrated my sister and brother-in-law’s birthdays, and this was his pick for his birthday dessert. … Continue reading

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Sep 2

Crawfish Étouffée

Hope everyone had a great holiday weekend! Now it’s back to school, or the grind, or whatever else the end of summer means to you…for me, I have one more day of play today since it’s Bella’s 6th birthday! Can’t … Continue reading

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