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Quinoa With Veggies Recipe

Quinoa has quickly become one of my favorite go to grains.  It’s easy, plays well with others in so many dishes, is high in protein, and tastes great.  I really love that it works equally well as a side dish or as a main course, especially for your vegetarian friends and family. Each week I make a double portion of quinoa to use for the whole week….

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Homemade Pizza On The Grill

Help! My husband has a problem. He loves his grills and we don’t have a back yard. See, our little front balcony (well, thankfully not that little) is home to a gas grill, a charcoal grill, a smoker and 2, yes, 2 pizza grills. PLUS, he informed me he just ordered a second smoker. Why? Go ahead and ask me why we, empty nesters, need…

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AN EASY TO MAKE SURE TO PLEASE MEDITERRANEAN PLATTER

Do you need a light lunch or a quick snack after that afternoon work out? Having friends or family over and need an appetizer plate? Or, just don’t feel like having a regular meal for dinner? Then, a Mediterranean Platter can be the perfect choice. In the summer, I always have eggplants and fresh veggies on hand that are available from the garden or the…

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AN EASY TO MAKE STRAWBERRY RHUBARB CRISP RECIPE

Summer is here, YEAH, which means crisps are made weekly at my house for dessert! And my new favorite is a strawberry rhubarb crisp. You see, I love fresh local food, so which crisp I make depends on what I find in season at the Farmer’s Markets.  This week, I found gorgeous strawberries and rhubarb, so I will make a Strawberry Rhubarb crisp.  But, in a…

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