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Easy Crockpot Solutions

1 Comment | Written on October 13, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Get ready….because Crock-Pot cooking is about to get even easier!

All week long I am going to share with you some new and exciting slow cooker recipes.  Today I wanted to kick things off with easy crockpot solutions that will revolutionize how you look at preparing meals in your favorite countertop appliance.

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Eggplant and Couscous Salad

No Comments | Written on October 6, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Looking for a lovely light lunch that is ready to enjoy in minutes?  This “Eggplant and Couscous Salad” is an easy and healthy choice!

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Caprese Prosciutto Sandwiches

1 Comment | Written on September 26, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Yesterday I arrived at the grocery store early in the morning just as they placed the warm baguettes, fresh from the oven, on display.  Somehow, this beautiful piece of bread found its way into my basket and I knew a sandwich was on the menu for lunch.

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5-Minute Shrimp Appetizer

No Comments | Written on September 22, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Whether you are entertaining or are simply looking for an easy starter to your evening meal, this recipe is for you.

In fact, these “Shrimp Appetizer Skewers” are ready to enjoy in just about 5 minutes!

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Cannellini Bean Appetizer Spread

No Comments | Written on September 4, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Hosting a get-together this weekend?   Time to start thinking about appetizers and small bites to offer your guests.  I love this “Cannellini Bean Appetizer Spread” because it comes together quickly and tastes even better the next day.   Whip up a batch tonight and you will be all set for the weekend!

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Italian Butter Bean Soup

No Comments | Written on September 2, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Sometimes I like to make a few batches of different soups and then portion them in the freezer for easy meals later.  This unbelievably easy 4-ingredient recipe not only comes together quickly, but it reheats from the freezer like a dream!

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Hawaiian Chicken Salad Sliders

1 Comment | Written on August 25, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

It’s the last Monday in August and for many of us that means back to school or back to work!  Summer vacations have come to a close and it’s time to get back into a weekday routine.

If you are looking for a new twist on a sandwich for your brown bag lunch, this is it!  Don’t just make lunch. Make Lunch Fun.

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White Bean Bruschetta

1 Comment | Written on July 24, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

One of my favorite go-to restaurants in New York City is Mario Batali’s Otto in the Village.   It’s casual yet every dish is made with high-quality ingredients.  Best of all, it is right down the street from my sister’s apartment, so its an easy choice when we are craving Italian.

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Avgolemono Soup

1 Comment | Written on July 23, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Avgolemono Soup – an egg and lemon chicken broth soup, seems to pop up on diner menus all across New York City.  The emulsion of the egg and citrus thicken the broth into a a tart and creamy soup with bits of orzo pasta floating in each spoonful.

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Apple Stackers

No Comments | Written on July 1, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

If you are looking for a fun afternoon snack that pairs perfectly with an ice cold glass of milk, this is it!   These crunchy and colorful “Apple Stackers” are sure to tide you over until dinnertime.

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