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Beef-and-Barley Burgers

  I cook a lot, so it takes something really different to surprise me. But, everything about these Beef-and-Barley Burgers, from Martha Stewart Living, seemed really unusual. The barley paste, the Asian flair, the cucumber topping. All very, very good, just different. If you…

October 2, 2019

Goat Cheese and Kale Waffles

  After a busy weekend, I needed something simple for tonight’s dinner. These Goat Cheese and Kale Waffles not only fit the bill, they were fantastic! Breakfast for dinner seems like a guilty pleasure, but it included kale so I didn’t feel guilty at…

August 13, 2019

Prawn, Avocado, and Grapefruit Salad

  I’ve made it a point to focus my attention towards James Duigan’s Clean & Lean Pregnancy Guide while it’s still applicable! The book is packed with diet and exercise tips, as well as recipes for achieving a healthy pregnancy. This salad is just…

March 26, 2019

Caprese Salad with Crispy Prosciutto

    Dinner for two last night celebrating Valentine’s Day with my main squeeze! This, and the two following posts make up out three-course meal that was perfect for a cozy night at home of dinner and a movie! We started with this Caprese…

February 15, 2019

Lemon Fusilli with Arugula

    This pasta is just fantastic. It’s one that can bridge the seasons. It has fresh flavors of spring and summer, from lemon, tomatoes, and arugula, but it’s cream-based, so it’s hearty enough to keep you full and warm all fall and winter…

November 13, 2018

Pear, Prosciutto, Rocket and Gorgonzola Flatbread Pizzas

    Using tortillas as a quick pizza base is ingenious. If it weren’t for the onion/sautéing step, this recipe would be fast! If you want cut out the step and just use fresh red onion, that’s fine. It’s also fine to pile anything…

August 29, 2018