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Thanksgiving Dinner 2022

Happy Thanksgiving! I’m still very full, but enjoying cranberry sauce over Greek yogurt for breakfast as I type this! We hosted a very small dinner so I have TONS of leftovers! Everything was very tasty, and the great recipes are listed below. I hope…

November 25, 2022
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Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Chipotle-Black Bean Chili

These Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Chipotle-Black Bean Chili, from Real Simple, are so filling and hearty, it’s actually a surprise that they are vegetarian! Check out this delicious recipe below! Rating: A+ How to make it an A+: Loved! No changes needed! Find the Recipe Here.…

October 2, 2022
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Ravioli with Chicken Sausage and Kale

If you love big flavor, this Ravioli with Chicken Sausage and Kale is for you! A simple, weeknight meal from Food Network Magazine, that ticks all my boxes! Details below! Rating: A How to make it an A+: This is so delicious and flavorful,…

October 2, 2022
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Butternut Carbonara

It’s cooking season! And while fall has the best flavors for hearty cooking, this Butternut Carbonara, from Real Simple, misses the mark! Rating: B How to make it an A+: Instead of changing this recipe, I just suggest to make this one! Find the Recipe Here.…

October 2, 2022
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Sloppy Joe Mama’s

Who else loves a good Sloppy Joe? Well this Sloppy Joe Mama’s, from AllRecipes, turns the classic into a slow cooker meal! Details below! Rating: B+ How to make it an A+: These are great, but the sauce isn’t as rich as I prefer.…

August 7, 2022
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Broccoli, Gorgonzola & Pine Nut Tart

It’s been a minute since I made a Waitrose recipe! Consistently good, their Broccoli, Gorgonzola & Pine Nut Tart is no exception! Details below. Rating: A How to make it an A+: I didn’t love the 2cm chunks of gorgonzola. I’d prefer it just…

March 6, 2022
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Parmesan Pesto Zucchini Sticks

My weekly salmon fillet cozies right up to these Parmesan Pesto Zucchini Sticks, from Ina Garten! Flavorful, a great use of leftover pesto, and pretty much fool-proof! Details below! Rating: A How to make it an A+: They’re quite tasty, but a little sloppy…

March 6, 2022
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Squash-and-Charred-Poblano Quesadillas

I was really excited by these Squash-and-Charred-Poblano Quesadillas because I’m trying to have more meat-free days, and quesadillas are one of my favorites! But, this recipe from Martha Stewart Living, fell a little flat. Details below… Rating: B How to make it an A+:…

March 6, 2022
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Roasted Tomato Soup with Giant Cheesy Herb Croutons

I am cooking right through Daphne Oz’s cookbook, The Happy Cook, and really enjoying it all! Everything is pretty healthy, and seem to be hits with the adults and kids of the house! Details below on this Roasted Tomato Soup with Giant Cheesy Herb…

February 27, 2022
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Easy Greek Salmon Bowls

I’ve made big nutrition goals after New Year’s, and I am seeing them through with meals like this! These Easy Greek Salmon Bowls were simple to put together, and delicious! Rating: A How to make it an A+: Really lovely! A great feel-good meal!…

January 23, 2022