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Creamy Carrot Cashew Ginger Soup

September 14, 2014
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Happy Monday everyone! I have a great #meatlessmonday soup for you today. Not only is this super healthy (and vegan) but it tastes amazing! Carrot Cashew Ginger Soup is a fab go-to meal for busy nights & the best part is you’ll likely have some left over for lunch too.

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Summer Pasta Salad with Avocados From Peru

July 21, 2014
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Happy Monday! We are so in love with this Summer Pasta Salad with Avocados From Peru & have been feasting on it often. This salad is filled with flavor & great for ya ingredients. Pack it in your lunchbox, serve at campouts, BBQ’s & picnics!

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Perfectly Roasted Beets

June 22, 2014
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Let’s start at the very beginning. A very good place to start. OK. We are not talking the Sound of Music here. Just learning some basic cooking skills that take no effort at all. Let’s bake Perfect Roasted Beets. Why perfect? Ahhhh. Because they are….

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Roasted Corn with Harissa Butter

June 18, 2014
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Looking for a fabulous summer side? I’m always on the quest for great picnic/BBQ items especially this time of year. Roasted corn becomes even more tasty with harissa (Moroccan red pepper sauce) mixed with creamy butter….

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Cauliflower Steaks with Pine Nut Dressing

May 5, 2014
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Happy Monday! I’m so excited for my great pal Georgia Pellegrini. Not only does she lead ladies on the finest of outdoor adventures….but she also has an amazing new cookbook/lifestyle manual called Modern Pioneering. Thumb through the pages of this hearty book and you will find more than 150 recipes, projects & skills for a […]

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Citrus Quinoa Salad

February 19, 2014
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Sometimes a salad has lettuce & sometimes it doesn’t. In this case quinoa is the star (which it often is in my recipes.) Citrus is a star here too. So is my Lemon Honey Salad Dressing, which ties it all together. Let’s have some Citrus Quinoa Salad, shall we? *Don’t forget to enter my $100.00 […]

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50+ AMAZING Kale Recipes!

January 17, 2014
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Let’s face it. Kale is the super green veggie that you love to LOVE ~ or you should fall in love with it. Sure, it used to be an overlooked restaurant garnish. These days we all know that this leafy vegetable is one of the most nutrition superfood heroes in the food world. I have […]

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Quinoa & Veggies Lunchbox Power Salad

January 8, 2014
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Aren’t salads even more fun when the veggies are cut into bite sized shapes? In my Matchstick Quinoa & Veggies Power Salad all of the flavors combine perfectly with an Asian style sesame dressing. This is a healthy, vegan take on sesame noodles.

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Green Beans with Beech Mushrooms & Olives

April 24, 2013
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Do you ever have a recipe that was just somethin’ thrown together in a pinch? Somethin’ never meant to be shared with the outside world until you take a bite of it? That’s these Green Beans with Beech Mushrooms & Olives. This recipe was a solid attempt at cleaning out the fridge and now it will […]

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Chocolate Covered Strawberries

April 12, 2013
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You guys know how I am obsessed with berries right? All kinds of berries. They get my love singularly and i’ll pair ‘em up any which way too. Gimme strawberries, raspberries, blueberries & blackberries every minute of each day and i’ll be your best friend. Forever. It’s a perfect fit that I have teamed up […]

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Mandarin Roasted Rainbow Carrots

March 25, 2013
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From what I gather bunnies love carrots. Not any carrots will do….they prefer carrots that are colored like the rainbow. Add some sweet mandarins and I bet the Easter Bunny will be banging down your door with all four paws. Carrots have a natural sweetness that is fondly brought out when you roast them. Adding […]

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Orzo Pasta with Roasted Broccoli & Chickpeas

March 11, 2013
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Not sure ’bout you guys, but geesh have things been busy around here. Weekdays and weekends are full of outdoors fun. Between the excellent skiing & my visits to North Rim Hunt Club….it is rare that I am home. Being in the house to cook usually happens aprés ski. I enjoy winding down while buzzing around […]

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Spaghetti Squash “Fried Rice”

March 6, 2013
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Just when I never thought I would eat fried rice again ~  my over active mind came up with this recipe. I LOVE that silly spaghetti squash can be used to replace pasta, grains and rice. It’s firm texture and mild flavor adapts easily to all kids of sauces and ethnic food styles. Are ya […]

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Stuffed Zucchini Boats

January 30, 2013
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Guess what you guys? This weekend is the 47th Super Bowl. I had to do a Google search to figure that one out. It is gonna be held in New Orleans. While it is on I will not watch. I will be out skiing. I will however make more of these Stuffed Zucchini Boats to […]

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Parmesan Smashed Potatoes

December 20, 2012
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Oh boy did I have fun making these! Who knew that baking a big batch of potatoes could be so fun. Smashing Perfect Baked Potatoes with the back of a chefs knife is entertainment at it’s finest….not to mention these taste amazing! Lets smash….

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