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summertime grilled stuffed zucchini

Oh, hey! So it’s been a while since I’ve shared a yummy veggie recipe with you, and I promised to share the only zucchini recipe Joe has ever liked with you in this post, so here we go.  It was … Continue reading

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veg head: vegan fauxjitas

Oh, hey there! How’s your Sunday going? Is it lazy? Productive? Mine’s a little of both.  I’ve finally created a routine of Sunday grocery shopping, so it’s nice to get that out of the way for the week.  Some chores, … Continue reading

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veg head: summer squash au gratin

So guys, it’s FRIDAY! Magic things happen around here on Friday, I gotta say.  Two whole days with our new puppy for starters.  Can’t freaking wait! Our schedule has sort of been turned on it’s head with Jones being here … Continue reading

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create your own: poker party birthday bash

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veg head: mushroom spaghetti with butter and egg sauce

Are you hungry? In need of some comfort food? You HAVE to try this recipe! We were at my sister and brother-in-law’s over the weekend, and they were talking about my BIL’s Italian family recipe for noodles with butter and … Continue reading

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all-clean soup recipe

Hey there! What’s the happs? Hehe So, I did the three-day cleanse last week that I was planning for in my 2014 goals list. WOW. Glad THAT’S over!! Apparently, so are my co-workers, because when I got my dietary freedom … Continue reading

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creamy chicken enchilada lasagna

So I wasn’t going to do a blog post on this dish, but after getting a request for the recipe following a dinner party recently, I decided to share it here.  My apologies for not having more prep pictures! This … Continue reading

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create your own: bloody mary bar

Now that the straw has settled a bit, I thought I’d share our Bloody Mary Bar how-to’s.  We did this for our Pumpkin Party, but it would be great for the morning after a bachelor or bachelorette party, Thanksgiving, Chili … Continue reading

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veg head: savory grilled romaine salad

One of our favorite salads is this savory grilled romaine salad I came up with a while back.  It makes eating healthy seem naughty, and it’s always been a hit when I make it for guests.  This recipe is great … Continue reading

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Veg Head: asian quinoa salad recipe

Hey there! I hope everyone is having a great Sunday so far.  I’ve been busy busy today hiking, grocery shopping and making nummy food.  Yesterday was a pretty busy day too, getting yard work done and having date night with … Continue reading

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my famous pasta salad

Ok. So maybe it isn’t famous like the Kardashians. BUT it is a favorite of our family and circle of friends. I’ve shared the recipe countless times. That counts for something, right? People are always surprised with how easy it … Continue reading

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Campfire Cooking: Potato Packets

In my last post, I shared some pictures we took during our last camping trip.  Other than getting all snap happy on our weekend getaway, we spent a lot of time prepping meals, cooking and then cleaning it all up. … Continue reading

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roasted eggplant feta dip

One of the crops doing really well in our garden this year is eggplant. We planted a small variety heirloom last year, and when I cut it down at the end of the season, I didn’t realize it was going … Continue reading

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Brown Sugar Salmon with Roasted Red Potatoes and Asparagus

I hope everyone had a great weekend! I know I did.  Unfortunately, now I’m not feeling so great.  Everyone around me has been sick for months, and I thought I escaped it this year.  Guess not.  Hopefully though, my Echinacea … Continue reading

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bountiful baskets

For those of you who know, Bountiful Baskets is an organization that buys produce in bulk and distributes to it’s members for a small fee.  I’ve tried it a couple times over the years and always ended up straying.  But … Continue reading

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