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Warm Spinach Salad with Walnuts

January 27, 2016 Quick and Easy Meals

Sharing with you today my go-to meal when I am craving something quick, veggie-filled and nutritious — Warm Spinach Salad. Which begs the question, is there ever a time when I’m craving the opposite?? Of course – yes! – which explains this and most definitely this. Today, though, it’s about a tantalizing salad, a simple […]

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Roasted Turkey Sausage with Potatoes, Peppers, and Onions

February 20, 2013 Main Meals

“Oh my gosh, that looks awesome. I’m not even kidding.” That from my 11-year-old as he gazed upon this dish waiting its turn in the oven, soon to become Roasted Turkey Sausage with Potatoes, Peppers, and Onions. And a family favorite recipe! I’m a huge fan of Italian sausage flavors, and I use the leaner turkey […]

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Panko Parmesan Baked Haddock

November 9, 2012 Main Meals

“Of all the fishes in the sea, haddock is the one for me.” ~ Juggling with Julia ~ Yep, it’s true. If you made me choose just one, I’d choose haddock every time. It’s so easy to cook with, takes on all kinds of flavors gracefully, and cooks up quickly with little fuss. It’s hard […]

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Pesto Pasta Salad with Peas

August 17, 2012 General

This post isn’t just about pesto, it’s about Janet.  She is my neighbor, but also a friend, and our book club organizer. She’s clever. She’s funny. And, she has a great head-on way of looking at the junk life dishes up, yet still finds something about it that’s funny. Best of all, she can cook! Between you and me, I am often way more excited […]

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Chicken and Mushroom Alfredo

January 9, 2012 Quick and Easy Meals

Put that jar of alfredo sauce back on the shelf. In 30 minutes, you can cook yourself a much healthier, fresher and undoubtedly more delicious version. This recipe, adapted from Cooking Light, is sure-fire. I’ve made it to much acclaim at least 10 times.  The applause only comes from my kids, but I’ll take it, as they are my harshest […]

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