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Need a weekend warm up? January is National Soup month and I fully embrace this food month with a passion! Everything in January is either made on the stove in 1 pot or in my slow cooker! This soup is

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A few weeks ago in our weekly CSA share we received a whole head of cabbage. “Okay…” I thought. What to do with a whole head of cabbage? I didn’t want to go the route of slathering mayo into a

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  Just this past week when visiting Whole Foods for a few last minute groceries I noticed a stand of fresh sweet corn setup just outside of the store entrance. Fresh corn really seems to be a tell tale sign

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  This past Sunday night we hosted a group of friends to watch the cult-classic Walking Dead…only 3 episodes left and we are hooked! How will it end?! Who is going to die?! Oh yes…back to the food! So, I

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As most of you blog followers know I’m all for the salads that easily convert to on the go weekday lunches. This Thai Quinoa Salad with Ginger Peanut dressing is a perfect fit for lunch at the office. Make it

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It’s officially July – what are you making this weekend for your 4th of July festivities? As a kid I always remember having big juicy pieces of watermelon at our 4th of July family BBQ’s and just biting into a

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Happy Cinco de Mayo! No Cinco de Mayo celebration is complete without homemade guacamole! There are so many versions of guacamole, but I must say, whenever I am cooking Mexican food I turn to the Chicago Godfather of Mexican food…Rick Bayless.

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Have you started thinking about what you’ll be eating to celebrate Cinco de Mayo next week? How about some Slow Cooker Barbacoa Tacos? Barbacoa is a cooking method that essentially steams and smokes meat resulting in your meat turning out really

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Warm, flavorful noodle bowls are delicious to make and feel so cleansing and healthy to your body this time of year when it’s dreary, snowy and just blah outside! I like to kick mine up a notch with some heat,

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My husband could survive the rest of his life eating only Mexican Food and he would be a very happy man! That being said the normal neighborhood take out places usually leave me feeling quite weighed down after eating a

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