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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
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Cauliflower-Kale Soup with Toasted Pine Nuts

I had my first indoor dinner with my mom in about two years! It was a special night with some really special food! We started with this Cauliflower-Kale Soup with Toasted Pine Nuts, from Amanda Haas, and later enjoyed Alison Roman’s Halibut with Asparagus…

December 22, 2021
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Pumpkin Pie French Toast Oatmeal Bake

I love a warming, but healthy, Sunday breakfast! Joy Bauer is knows for easy and healthy recipes the whole family can enjoy! This Pumpkin Pie French Toast Oatmeal Bake is no exception! Rating: A How to make it an A+: Served with Greek yogurt…

December 5, 2021
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Bacon-Cheeseburger Meatloaf

Winter means some stodgy, cozy food. This Bacon-Cheeseburger Meatloaf, served on buns, from Martha Stewart Living is like a big hug after a long day! Details below! Rating: B+ How to make it an A+: It’s really good and flavorful, but doesn’t scream cheeseburger.…

December 1, 2021
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Beef-Mushroom Sloppy Joes

I think a good Sloppy Joe is up there for one of my favorite comfort foods! These Beef-Mushroom Sloppy Joes, from Food Network Magazine, sound different, but they’re just a really good representation of the classic! Details below! Rating: A How to make it…

November 10, 2021