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  In my efforts to remain a little healthier at summer BBQ’s I typically steer clear of the potato salad. Trust me, I’m all about the hearty potatoes, a big slathering of mayo, and fresh herbs, but I often feel

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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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This time of year I’m all about fresh, light, vegetable dishes for dinner. I love hitting up our Lincoln Square Farmers Market on Thursday nights after work and perusing the fresh veggies from local farmers. The tomatoes are just starting

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Well, after a long weekend in Napa and San Francisco I am refreshed and hungrier than ever to get back into the kitchen and get cooking! I must admit I indulged to my heart’s desire so I am trying to

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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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Looking for a fresh, flavorful Spring dish to add some pep to your step this week? The combination of lemon and dill is the essence of Spring flavors and the two combined makes an ordinarily heavy chicken and pasta dish

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  Happy ALMOST Friday! Wondering what to cook for dinner tonight…yeah, I’m with you on the staring into the fridge at the end of the week thinking…what’s left in here to make for dinner? At this point in the week

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  With Spring’s official arrival tomorrow on March 20th I just couldn’t help but share a fresh, healthy, spring inspired salad! You can use any Orzo Pasta as your base – I chose to use a Whole Wheat Orzo which had

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What are you going to do with all of those Thanksgiving leftovers? This Brussels Sprouts and Sweet Potato Pasta Salad has whole wheat pasta with sweet potatoes, brussels sprouts, dried cranberries, feta cheese, pecans, and a simple brown butter sauce.

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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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