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Creamy Sweet Potato Soup With Pancetta Croutons

Not that I needed an excuse to create yet another new soup recipe, but I recently heard of a celebration of soups hosted by Cheryl of TidyMom and Kristen...

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Homemade Yogurt Cheese

We eat a lot of yogurt in our house, fat free Greek yogurt in particular. Although we have tried many different brands, our favorite Greek yogurt is the fat...

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Roasted Strawberry & Rhubarb Compote

I think strawberries and rhubarb are a match made in heaven, and when found fresh rhubarb in our local grocery store recently I couldn’t help but pick up a...

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Creamy Roasted Mushroom Soup

I seem to be on a soup binge lately and find myself making two or three new soups every week. Although we do have a number of all time...

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Pasta With Mascarpone, Chicken, Sun-Dried Tomatoes & Spinach

I just recently discovered the joy of using mascarpone cheese for dishes other than desserts and now I wonder just what took me so long. Mascarpone is is a...

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Hazelnut Muffins

In my desire to create healthier baked goods and to add more whole grains into our diet, I have been browsing through some of the “healthy” cookbooks on my...

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Sautéed Kale With Beans & Pancetta

We enjoy greens of every description, and are lucky enough to have wide variety of fresh, organic greens available at our local Farmer’s Market every Saturday. It is always...

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Chicken With Lemon & Walnuts

I think everyone must know by now that I love poultry, chicken in particular, and we generally eat it at least a couple of times a week. I am...

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Spaghetti With Cauliflower & Green Olive Pesto

One of my favorite meals to prepare on a busy weeknight has to be pasta. There are an unlimited number of quick and easy sauces that you can create...

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Mini Key Lime Cheesecakes With Chocolate Crust

We are headed to Key West for a little Valentine’s Day mini vacation and to celebrate our upcoming trip, I decided to make individual key lime flavored cheesecakes in...