Main Meals

Smashed Chipotle Chicken Tacos

February 21, 2017 Main Meals

It’s Taco Tuesday! Let’s nosh on some Smashed Chipotle Chicken Tacos while we laugh about my uber-professional food photography studio. It comes fully equipped with its own ‘man in slippers’ and the ever-fashionable faux stool made to look like a broken dining room chair. The ‘casual clutter’ option is extra, but regrettably does not include a […]

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Juggling with Julia’s 5th Blogiversary!

April 26, 2016 Appetizers & Snacks

April 26th, 2016. The 5th blogiversary for my little hobby 🙂 That doesn’t seem possible. I’m having a hard time comprehending that it’s been five whole years. In my mind, that sounds like a lot of work. A lot of time. For sure, it has been. I’ve poured immeasurable amounts of time, thought, and creative […]

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Breakfast Nachos with Eggs, Spinach, and Spicy Fried Onions

February 22, 2016 Breakfast/Brunch

Rise and shine! Time to make the…breakfast nachos. What? Start your day with nachos? In what galaxy is the favorite food of pub crawlers, sports fans, and margarita-infused shenanigan-makers considered a nutritious start to anyone’s day? In the Recipe Redux galaxy, my friends 🙂 I’m so excited to be a part of the Recipe Redux, a monthly […]

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Spanish Brown Rice and Beans

November 4, 2015 Main Meals

Looking for some warm comfort food to snuggle your insides? I got you, babe. Here comes Spanish Brown Rice and Beans.  It’s exactly the kind of one-pot dish you need to kick off your week. Zippy and filling, it’s an absolute cinch to make. Better yet, it got the double-thumbs up from the boys and […]

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7 Quick and Healthy Recipes for Busy People

March 29, 2015 Chili/Soup/Stew

If ‘busy’  is a disease, then I’ve got it bad. I try not to overload our lives. (Really, I do.) But it seems that the minute I push one low priority ‘thing’ to the curb, another more obviously important priority shows up at the door. With luggage. I know you get it. We’re ALL busy! […]

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Winter Kale and Sausage Soup

February 15, 2015 Chili/Soup/Stew

Winter, you vindictive beyatch. Overkill much? But it’s OK – at least this weather keeps me in the kitchen longer so I can come up with new recipes, like the Winter Kale and Sausage Soup I am gong to share with you. I actually don’t mind winter, and there are some things I actually love […]

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Barbecue Rubbed Salmon

February 8, 2015 Main Meals

Here in New England we are really enjoying Winter. Ok, fine. I’m a dirty liar. We’re not totally enjoying it. While there are some idyllic photo ops including the snow-covered woods and my favorite canine frolicking in the deep powder, I could certainly do without 10-foot snow banks and the icy conditions. I more or less […]

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Homemade Whole Wheat Cavatelli Pasta (Guest Post!)

December 9, 2014 Main Meals

Today is a great example of the blending of my two worlds. There’s my FOOD world, of which you know everything — the endless parade of bacon, peanut butter on everything, salads galore, and all things chocolate chips. There’s also my NUTRITION world — the day job that allows me to bring home the bacon […]

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Rosemary Garlic Roasted Pork Loin

November 25, 2014 Main Meals

Imagine this: It’s a few days post Thanksgiving. You’ve eeked all you can out of the leftovers, and still you have to feed the troops. Dinner sure ain’t gonna make itself, but the thought of doing the full-court press in the kitchen, so soon after Turkey Day, is just a bit too much for you […]

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Chicken Bok Choy Soup with Scallion Pancakes

July 5, 2014 Chili/Soup/Stew

Soup in July? Sure, and it’s all compliments of Hurricane Arthur, the wettest of wet blankets, who doused 4th of July celebrations up and down the entire East Coast. While I don’t mind missing the fireworks, I am a little put out that this morning’s walk was rained out. I’m not good at long stretches […]

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