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“I Need to Eat Better” Soup- Lentil, Spinach, and Roasted Butternut Squash Soup featuring Something from Nothing Vegetable Broth

I'm trying to come up with a new soup recipe for dinner tonight. Hopefully, this soup will be SO delicious, it will help be break my fried food (undeniably delicious) addiction. Yeah, I know this is asking a lot of a simple soup but Good Grief, I need some help! I consider it a monumental… Continue reading “I Need to Eat Better” Soup- Lentil, Spinach, and Roasted Butternut Squash Soup featuring Something from Nothing Vegetable Broth

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Recipe: Farro Stuffed Tomato on Arugula with Black Beans and Feta

I started running for one reason only. Well, maybe two:  second helpings of tacos and/or that extra glass of wine. Sidelined by two slight but nagging injuries and five pounds gained, I made this Farro Stuffed Tomato on Arugula with Black Beans and Feta to help steer my food-loving face toward better choices. Bit players on the… Continue reading Recipe: Farro Stuffed Tomato on Arugula with Black Beans and Feta

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New Recipe-Hasselback Potatoes Gratin à la Serious Eat’s J. Kenji Lopez-Alt

I intended to look up a scalloped potato recipe for tonight's dinner with the whole fam-bamily, but got sidetracked by Facebook... Uh oh? No! The first things I came across was a New York Times Food link to one of one of my favorite food site people- J. Kenji Lopez-Alt from SeriousEats.com. Look at this… Continue reading New Recipe-Hasselback Potatoes Gratin à la Serious Eat’s J. Kenji Lopez-Alt

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Irish Cream Liqueur Brownies- A Delicious Experiment and Two Recipes

All Costco's Kirkland brand drinks seem to be great- the wines, the liquors, and now... how about this Irish Cream Liqueur? Into the cart it went since I couldn't pass up the possibility of a good drink. We have since tried it, and the Kirkland Irish Cream Liqueur is a winner! On ice and in… Continue reading Irish Cream Liqueur Brownies- A Delicious Experiment and Two Recipes