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Backyard Birthday Dinner Menu

Summer is coming to a close, so I’m trying to get in all the grilling I can while it’s still light and warm enough! This past weekend, two relatives came over for a nice backyard birthday dinner! Easy meals, but an upgrade from your…

August 30, 2021
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Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Chipotle Orange Butter

Gosh, I love sweet potatoes! Make them even more dynamic with orange zest, chipotle peppers, and maple syrup, and I am there!! Check out Ina Garten’s Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Chipotle Orange Butter below! Bonus: I have compound butter leftover that I cannot wait…

January 28, 2021
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Thanksgiving Dinner

I’ve made several Thanksgiving meals, and I have to say, this one might have been my best! There really wasn’t a bad dish in the bunch! I made a couple of old faithfuls, but since I love to try new things, I experimented with…

November 28, 2020
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Sweet Potato and Black Bean Tostadas

Raise your hand if you’re obsessed with sweet potatoes! One of my favorite spuds gets a spicy twist in this Mom Uptown Original Recipe for Sweet Potato and Black Bean Tostadas. Try out this very simple meal tonight! Rating: A+ How to make it…

April 21, 2020
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Smoky Turkey Chili

I need to surround myself with a lot of healthy alternatives at this point in my postpartum journey. Mama needs help! So I was so happy to find this Smoky Turkey Chili with obviously turkey, but also sweet potatoes, and a nice mix of…

February 15, 2020
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Turkey Tacos

You can’t really go wrong with tacos. Filled with all sorts of goodness, a mix of textures, temperatures, colors–they’re just beautiful, little things, really. If you want to try a basic, reasonably healthy swap for a classic beef taco, check out these Turkey Tacos…

January 29, 2020
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Brussels-Sprout Tacos

Taco Tuesday with a twist, today! Brussels-Sprout Tacos from Martha Stewart Living for a flavorful, spicy, sweet, vegan pocket of goodness. Details below on this oh, so simple weeknight meal! Rating: A How to make it an A+: The flavors are amaaayyyyzing, but I…

November 6, 2019