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Italian Chicken Pasta Salad

This pasta salad is easy, ready in 20 minutes, and showcases some of my favorite (summer) ingredients. However, I eat tomatoes, cucumbers, and basil year-round. Love them. That’s my go-to trifecta...

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Zucchini Chocolate Chip Bundt Cake with Chocolate Ganache

It’s zucchini season and if you make one dessert with zucchini this year, this is the one. Ironically, if you couldn’t see the green flecks, you’d hardly even know zucchini was...

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Browned Butter Cauliflower and Fettuccine with Parmesan

Everything is better with browned butter. And parmesan. Browned butter can make humble cauliflower and average noodles taste like a million bucks. If you’ve never browned butter, it’s the best five minutes...

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Favorite Greens Quinoa Salad

This is the time of year when gardens and farmer’s markets are exploding with all things green. Especially zucchini, cucumbers, and fresh herbs. I love it. I combined some of my...

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Chocolate-Covered Pretzel Brownies

I have quite the collection of brownie recipes but you can never have too many. And I have a thing for chocolate-covered pretzels. Give me a bag and watch them all disappear....

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Roasted Sweet Potato Salad

I’ve never been a fan of traditional potato salad. Mushy, mayo-ey, too monotone white carby, and just not my thing. But this sweet potato salad puts ‘potato salad’ in a whole...

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Strawberry Pineapple Banana Lava Flow Smoothie

I’ve made thousands of smoothies in my life but this one is special. Because I’ve never made a lava flow smoothie but I’m hooked now. Fast, easy, healthy, refreshing, and tastes...

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Strawberry Cheesecake Bars

One of my favorite childhood breakfasts was a toasted bagel with cream cheese and strawberry jam. I took that same concept and made bars. And these bars definitely beat my bagel...

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One-Skillet Orange Chicken with Vegetables

I wanted to create an orange chicken recipe that isn’t breaded, fried, or loaded with empty calories, fat, and salt. But that tastes amazing and is the kind of meal you’ll...

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Easy 10-Minute Lemon-Butter Grouper Fish Tacos

I made this recipe with no intention of blogging about it. Just a family dinner that was going to be eaten and likely forgotten about. Until my daughter told me it...