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Shrimp, Broccoli Quinoa Stir Fry

One of my favorite healthy, easy-to-make, go-to meals. Ingredients: 1 cup of dry quinoa (rinsed) 2 cups water 2 cups thawed frozen shrimp (or fresh shrimp) 2-3 cloves of garlic […]

Sangria for Saturday (and Summer)

  Classic Sangria Recipe Here’s a little mommy/daddy/grown-up drink recipe in honor of the weekend. It’s one that my parents used to make years ago for parties (they’d mix up a huge […]

Food Friday: Brussels Sprouts

Here’s a great, easy to make healthy side dish. Ingredients: 2 cups of small Brussels sprouts (cleaned) 1-2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 1 teaspoon black pepper 1 teaspoon garlic […]

Baked Chicken with Capers and Mushrooms

  This is a favorite dish that my mom has been making for years and which everyone loves.  It’s sooooo good! Ingredients 8 boneless, skinless chicken breasts 2 eggs, beaten […]

Roasted Cauliflower

Simple, healthy, and delicious. This is one my favorite, healthy, low-carb, easy-to-make recipes. Ingredients 1 head of cauliflower 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil Kosher salt to taste Preheat oven […]

What to Do with Leftover Turkey

Mini Turkey Pot Pie Stack of Mini Turkey Pot Pies What do you do with all of that leftover Thanksgiving turkey (besides making turkey sandwiches and soup)?  Here’s a recipe […]

Italian Holiday Tradition: Stuffed Squid

Stuffed Squid over pasta Raw squid, stuffed and ready to cook It is an Italian Christmas tradition to eat seafood on Christmas Eve. Growing up, our family always had stuffed […]