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Creamy Four Cheese Macaroni & Cheese

Sometimes you just feel like being disgusting and stuffing your face. Girls, you know this happens at least once a month–we don’t need to go there. And guys, well, you just like anything that’s cheesy and that will shut us girls up. So, win win!  This was one of those nights. After pondering about where to […]

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Italian Peperonata

I received a bunch of bell peppers through my organic buying club and needed a recipe that used a large amount of peppers so I could cook them before they went bad! This recipe is great because you can use peperonata for so many things. It’s a typical summer dish in Italy and is often […]

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Gnocchi with a mushroom cream sauce

I’m on a carb kick. No, seriously. I’ve literally had pasta or gnocchi every day this week. Do I feel guilty? Nope, not one bit! And neither should you! I was raised in a pasta-focused household so I was never indoctrinated with this American mentality of “low-carb” this and “low-calorie” that. I was raised with […]

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Stuffed portobello mushroom with an herbed goat cheese sauce

This recipe took about 15 minutes to make and is a great option for meatless Monday or any day you are looking for a filling meal that doesn’t include any meat. Portobello mushrooms have a dense, meaty texture and are mild tasting so they pair well with lots of other vegetables. I stuffed the portobello […]

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Spaghetti alle vongole (spaghetti with clams)

This is one of my favorite pasta dishes. It’s only got a few ingredients but it packs a lot of flavor (if done correctly) and is great for summer entertaining. I think some people might be intimidated about buying clams and cooking them, especially if it’s your first time, but it’s really quite easy and […]

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Curly kale sauteed with garbanzos and bacon!

Bet ya missed me, huh? I was off being a lazy blogger and eating some boring blog unworthy meals. The most difficult thing about this blog is sometimes finding the motivation to find new recipes and cook them and share them with you. Last week my dinner for 3 nights consisted of ground turkey with […]

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Vegetable Stir-fry aka The Detox Meal after the Superbowl

If you’re like me, you’re still reeling from all the junk you ate on Superbowl Sunday. Yup. Gross. Burgers, hot dogs, potato salad, coleslaw, soda, cookies, pretzels, and a few more things that as I’m typing this is slowly making my mouth water. Wait, what??? I’m such a glutton. The fact is, I love food. […]

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