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Creamed Spinach

Creamed Spinach

This quick, easy side dish is one of my hubby’s absolute favorite foods. I can see him cheesin’ from a mile away every time I make it ๐Ÿ™‚

January 15, 2013 × 0 comments

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Best Smoothie Ever

Best Smoothie Ever

  I seriously believe that breakfast is indeed the most important meal of the day: it gets my metabolism going, helps me shake off I’m-still-sleepy sluggishness, and sets the tone for the rest of day. (I am not so joyish or sunshiney when I’m hungry.) ย Sometimes, though, my mornings are […]

January 14, 2013 × 0 comments

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Easy Oatmeal

Easy Oatmeal

This quick-cooking recipe makes either 2 smaller or 1 larger serving and can be made ahead and reheated ๐Ÿ™‚ Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups water (for creamy oatmeal, sub in 1/4 – 1/2 cup milk for an equal amount of water) 1/2 cup whole oats 1/2 cup nuts, chopped* 1/8 teaspoon […]

January 11, 2013 × 0 comments

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Orange Turkey (or Chicken)

Orange Turkey (or Chicken)

This is a super-easy, quick recipe that can be doubled, tripled, etc. to make extra for freezing ๐Ÿ™‚ Ingredients: 4 boneless, skinless turkey (or chicken) cutlets 1 10oz jar orange marmalade* 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar salt and pepper extra virgin olive oil (EVOO) * I like St. Dalfour, but […]

January 10, 2013 × 0 comments

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Almond Butter Toast with Sliced Apples (or Bananas)

Almond Butter Toast with Sliced Apples (or Bananas)

After realizing that I know little no portion control when it comes to cereal, my go-to quick lunch (sometimes 2 slices and always with a mug of green tea) has also become my go-to late night snack (sans tea). Almond butter on multi-grain toast topped with sliced apples: simple, fast, […]

January 8, 2013 × 0 comments

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Salmon Cakes

Salmon Cakes

Salmon cakes make a great +1 to risotto, green salad, or – for my fellow Southerners – grits ๐Ÿ™‚ Ingredients: 8 ย 7.5 oz (or 4 ย 15 oz) cans of red salmon, skin and large bones removed juice of 1 large lemon salt and pepper Optional: 1 medium shallot, chopped 1 […]

January 7, 2013 × 2 comments

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Lemon Herb Roasted Chicken

Lemon Herb Roasted Chicken

I am not much of a baker. Baking usually requires very specific ingredients and extreme care with respect to ratios, proportions, and other complex statistical matters. I like recipes I can play with: throw in a bit of this, a dash of that, and generally make it my own without […]

January 3, 2013 × 0 comments