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Pasta with Garlic Breadcrumbs and Asparagus

Who doesn’t love garlic and bread?! Well, putting them over pasta is not just for mac’ and 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 make the…

April 16, 2023
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Roasted Cauliflower Snowflakes

I love to try a new side to go along with my weekly roasted salmon fillet! Tonight’s Roasted Cauliflower Snowflakes were a fun change to basic, roasted florets. Details below! Rating: B How to make it an A+: This was just eh. The breading…

January 9, 2022
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Herby Shrimp-and-Feta Bake

Well, it’s been almost a year since we’ve visited a restaurant, but this Martha Stewart recipe took me back to pre-pandemic life! My husband and I ate this dinner (which sort of felt like an appetizer) right out of the hot skillet with a…

January 21, 2021
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Almond-Crusted Chicken with Arugula Salad

I’m always looking for a healthy, easy dinner. Aren’t we all? And, yes this one is technically fried in oil, but it’s still gluten-free and includes a big pile of greens. Check out this quick Real Simple recipe below! Rating: B+ How to make…

September 27, 2020
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Cheesy Chicken Milanese

I’m not sure fried, breaded chicken has ever felt so healthy! This Cheesy Chicken Milanese, from Chrissy Teigen has a perfect mix of salad greens and delicious, cheesy chicken! Recipe below! Rating: A How to make it an A+: For what it is, it’s…

July 2, 2020
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Peach Caprese

Summer has begun and with the season comes all the simple, light, and refreshing dishes! This Peach Caprese salad from the Magnolia Table cookbook was just perfect for a low-key Father’s Day (social distancing) get together! Details below! Rating: A+ How to make it…

June 21, 2020
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Red Curry Roasted Potatoes

If you’ve followed me for awhile, either here or on Instagram, you might have seen some of my No Waste Recipes before. I am so committed to using up every last bit of old ingredients, and not adding to the food waste in this…

June 18, 2020