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Sausage, Spinach & Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash

I am not sure I can fully express how much I love the food associated with autumn. I love comfort food, I love butternut squash, chilis, pasta and I can’t even get started on Thanksgiving in general! I have re-discovered a long lost favorite recipe this fall, which made everyone in my house very excited.I…… Continue reading Sausage, Spinach & Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash



Summer Vegetable Tarte Tatin

In New England we are definitely transitioning from Summer foods to Autumn meals…. and as I am doing that, I’ve decided to take a look back and see what some of my favorite meals of this past summer were.Definitely one of my favorite fresh meals was the Summer Vegetable Tarte Tatin that I made a…… Continue reading Summer Vegetable Tarte Tatin

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Back in the Kitchen!

Hi Blog Readers, I have definitely been away from the blog for a long time. A lot has happened – but I’m happy to be back cooking and writing about food!In the past few months all of my energy went into planning my wedding, and now I am slowly getting back to normal – just…… Continue reading Back in the Kitchen!

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A New Dinner

I really need to make new dinners more often. Tonight’s dinner was really new and exciting to me! I made a chicken and chickpea curry. Before I started working on the curry, I grabbed my rice cooker from it’s trusty hiding spot and started on my basmati rice. I love that I can just start…… Continue reading A New Dinner

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The New Year

Happy New Year, blog readers! I hope you all had a wonderful first day of the year. For me the day started off with a real treat – a breakfast of Kodiak Cakes (we have the mix with extra protein and the SC made the flapjacks with milk and an egg which adds more protein!),…… Continue reading The New Year

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Cookbook Project: Trial & Error

One day in the not so distant past, I had a serious craving for non other than Adult Mac & Cheese. I knew what I wanted to put in my adult mac & cheese – chicken sausage and broccoli… By the end of my work day I was not sure if I would have enough…… Continue reading Cookbook Project: Trial & Error

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Grill Pan

Sometimes all you need for a great dinner are a few simple things – and one of those things in my book, is a grill pan! I also had some great, fresh ingredients to work with – and that always helps. I had a chicken breast, a yellow pepper, a vidalia onion and fresh tomatoes.…… Continue reading Grill Pan


Grilled Salmon Dinner

When I got home tonight I had no idea what I was going to do for dinner. Thankfully I came home to a salmon fillet, fresh tomatoes and I knew I had the makings for a great dinner! I got out my grill pan and started prepping. I sprayed my grill pan with coconut oil…… Continue reading Grilled Salmon Dinner

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Rosemary Brick Chicken

A week ago I had an overwhelming craving to make something I had never tried before – brick chicken. One of my favorite restaurants used to have a lavender brick chicken on their menu and I loved it. It was full of flavor, the chicken always had an amazingly crisp skin and the whole meal…… Continue reading Rosemary Brick Chicken

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What’s For Dinner!?

Hi there blog readers – sorry it has been a while. Don’t worry – the Cookbook Project will continue soon. But for right now things are a little hard. Bare with me! Tonight I got home from being with Grandma a little after 7 o’clock. I was tired – but I decided I needed to…… Continue reading What’s For Dinner!?