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Brown Sugar and Cinnamon Roasted Butternut Squash with Maple Brown Butter Sauce

This is how you get your kids to eat butternut squash! Mine asked for seconds…yup I’m sporting a proud mom grin. Note: The picture was taken with raisins because that’s what I had, but I would rather have used currants…either … Continue reading

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Winner Winner Chicken Dinner(s)! Two Full Proof Chicken Dinners

So OF COURSE I grew up on fried chicken cutlets as did every other 1st generation Italian. But the modern-day-mom in me is always looking for ways to improve on classic dishes that I grew up on. Truthfully I’m not … Continue reading

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The Perfect Whole Roasted Cauliflower Recipe

I’ve finally perfected this recipe! Follow my recipe and you will have yourself a baked cauliflower head that is crunchy on the outside and tender on the inside!! Ingredients: 1 head of cauliflower 1/4 cup olive oil + 2Tbsp 3 … Continue reading

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TV with a Splash of Tequila

I just rolled off of a commercial shoot filmed in Seattle with a cowboy of sorts-a celebrity chef by the name of Tim Love (yes Love is his god given name). Now I’ve never been to Texas nor have I … Continue reading

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Avocado and Goat Cheese Dip

  Dips are a great way to trick your kids…I mean introduce your kids to new foods. This particular dip is a big hit with adults and kiddos of any age. It also works well on top of baked chicken….specifically … Continue reading

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Eat 5 Colors A Day!

A heaping plate of white food makes me so sad. Mac and cheese with french fries. A bagel and cream cheese. Pasta with butter and parmigiano cheese. Pierogies with sour cream (my husband’s go-to dish for the kiddos when I’m … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Spaghetti with Parmigiano Reggiano

Sweet Potato Spaghetti with Parmigiano Reggiano (Serves Four) Ingredients: 1 large sweet potato 1 medium zucchini 1 cup of frozen peas 1 vidalia onion 1 cup of grated parmigiano reggiano 1 tblsp of butter 2 tblsp spoon of olive oil … Continue reading

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No Mayo Egg Salad

No Mayo Egg Salad (Serves Four) Ingredients: 4 hard boiled eggs 4 egg whites ½ avocado ¼  tsp garlic powder smoked paprika (to taste) cayenne (just a pinch) 4 slices turkey bacon or tempeh bacon 8 slices of toasted Ezekiel or … Continue reading

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