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Crab Fried Rice

Crab and fried rice are two of my favorite things, so when they were put together in Chrissy Teigen’s Crab Fried Rice, I just had to try! Bonus: It’s a great use of leftover rice! Check out the ways to make it an A+…

January 16, 2022
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Sweet-and-Spicy Pork Chops

So I’ve really come out of my post-baby fog and have thrown myself back into the kitchen, and boy, does it feel good! I’m also trying to change up our meals. I had been serving up a ton of beef and salmon, but now…

August 16, 2021
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Thai Meatballs

After trying and LOVING the Greek Meatballs from this AllRecipes master recipe, I had to try the Thai Meatballs variation. I was sure they would be a hit, but…not so much. Details below, but definitely check out the Greek version!! Rating: B How to…

April 27, 2021
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Hoisin-Glazed Pork & Turkey Meatloaf

She had me at hoisin-glazed! I love a sweet and sticky addition to any dinner, so obviously had to try Daphne Oz’s Hoisin-Glazed Pork & Turkey Meatloaf. I look forward to checking out more of her recipes in my brand new book! Rating: B+…

March 15, 2021
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Pork Posole

I’m a sucker for any sort of Tortilla Soup, and this Pork Posole, from Ina Garten, definitely fits into that category. Simple, delicious, and somehow reminds me of Cool Ranch Doritos(!), I call this soup a must-make! Details below! Rating: A+ How to make…

March 23, 2020
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Chicken and Mozzarella

Breaded chicken gets an upgrade with this Chicken and Mozzarella spin-off to Real Simple’s Crispy Chicken Cutlets master recipe! Simple, and fit for the whole fam! Rating: A+ How to make it an A+: Delish. No changes needed! Find the Chicken and Mozzarella Recipe Here.…

March 22, 2020
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Bacon-Potato Soup with Cheddar and Chives

What an ending to the weekend! The weather was on the warmer side for February which meant that we covered a lot of New York City ground! This tired mama didn’t want to prepare anything too crazy, so here is a Bacon-Potato Soup with…

February 23, 2020
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Pasta with Garlic Breadcrumbs and Asparagus

Who doesn’t love garlic and bread?! And, don’t worry, putting them over pasta is not just for Mac’ & Cheese anymore! Try this Mom Uptown Original Recipe for Pasta with Garlic Breadcrumbs and Asparagus. Scale the recipe to use up any leftover bread, or…

February 11, 2020
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Pan-Fried Chicken with Lemony Roasted Broccoli

This weeknight meal feels gourmet, but it just might be the easiest dish you make all week. The standout sauce in this Pan-Fried Chicken with Lemony Roasted Broccoli is just delicious, and looks like that little bit of extra effort that you would see…

February 4, 2020
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Curried Cauliflower Soup

Gosh, I love a soup. Especially one this simple and healthy. Roasted cauliflower, cashew milk, nutritional yeast, and vegetable broth make up one pretty tasty weeknight dinner. Details on Real Simple’s Curried Cauliflower Soup below! Rating: A+ How to make it an A+: I…

January 27, 2020