Category Archives: make ahead

Oct 27

Chorizo and Sweet Potato Enchiladas

Enchiladas are by far one of the easiest dishes to make, and definitely one of my favorites when entertaining. Make ahead, pop right in the oven to reheat, spend more time with your guests…perfect! These were a big hit recently … Continue reading

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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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