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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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Rosemary Garlic White Bean Dip with Parmesan Pita Chips

March 3, 2014 Appetizers & Snacks

Happy National Nutrition month! I’ll be highlighting healthy, easy dishes all month long (nothing new there). Today we’re talking white bean dip and ancient history. I thought I’d shake things up and start off with a story 🙂 Long, long ago, in a town kind of far away, my husband and I enjoyed dinner out […]

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Hearty Minestrone with Grilled Cheese Croutons

March 5, 2012 Chili/Soup/Stew

I have been craving minestrone soup lately. As if the last week’s cold and snowy weather wasn’t enough inspiration to get in the kitchen and make some, a fortuitous find at my favorite grocery store closed the deal. As I was perusing the discount produce rack, I came upon some of the cutest little zucchini squash I have […]

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