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Mushroom, Spinach & Sausage Frittata

This was a perfect Saturday morning breakfast. It’s fairly healthy but doesn’t taste like it! The flavors were great together & it was light but filling. My husband and son couldn’t get enough of this dish. Mushroom, Spinach, and...

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Turkey, Pancetta and Avocado Sandwich

I needed to use an avocado so I decided to make a sandwich using ingredients I had on hand… it turned into a really wonderful club sandwich. Both my kids LOVED this and asked if they could have it...

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French Onion Soup

French onion soup is one of my favorite soups. It’s comforting, rich and perfect for a rainy day. I serve this with a green salad…it’s always a big hit with my whole family. 8 cups of thinly sliced sweet...

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Blue Cheese, Pancetta & Candied Walnut Salad

This was a fun & decadent salad. It has a great combination of crunchy, salty, creamy & sweet. This is not a healthy salad but it’s great for a special treat and pairs nicely with a steak. I add...

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Homemade Pizza

I found some whole wheat pizza dough at my local Trader Joe’s & decided to give it a try. This was a wonderful, crispy & delicious pizza… it was a big hit with all of us (especially the kids)....

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Roasted Grape Tomatoes with Feta Cheese

We love tomatoes and eat them all the time. Roasting them in the oven gives them a sweetness that is mouth watering & delicious. They melt in your mouth! The feta cheese & balsamic vinegar top them off nicely....

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Chicken Sausages with Onions, Peppers & Potatoes

I didn’t feel like cooking last night but decided it would be much easier than going out. I grabbed a few things I had in the the fridge, threw them together and ended up really liking it. It was...

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Brown Rice with Mushrooms & Peas

This is one of my Dad’s favorite dishes. There is something very comforting about this side dish and I think it’s because it reminds me of my childhood. I have changed it a bit by using brown rice and...

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Chocolate Self Saucing Pudding Cake

This dessert has a crazy name but it is decadent yet not too sweet. I discovered this recipe on the internet and made it for my husband’s birthday last night. It bakes into a cake with a gooey chocolate...

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Baked Tomatoes

This is a very easy side dish to make and they taste delicious. Both of my kids love these tomatoes & so do my husband and I. They pair nicely with, pork, chicken, beef or fish. The crunchy bread...