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Hearty and Delicious Veggie Wraps

No Comments | Written on April 7, 2015 at 12:33 pm , by

Do you love the experience of snacking on a spicy and filling burrito, but later regret the indulgence? Don’t get us wrong, we love an easy handheld wrap or sandwich recipe, but they don’t all have to be loaded with fat and calories. For an experience that’s even healthier than a vegetarian burrito from the local fast food chain, why not whip up this super simple and extra delicious wrap recipe? It’s hearty enough to keep you full all day up until dinner time.

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22 NEW Filling and Cozy Comfort Foods

No Comments | Written on April 6, 2015 at 3:45 pm , by

If you thought comfort food recipes were just reserved for winter time, you’re wrong! We love comfort food during this transitional period between winter and spring, when the Earth seems to be trying to figure out what season it is. These simple recipes are perfect, and are sure to make you full and satisfied. Plus, these comfort foods won’t weigh you down as much as the classics usually served during the colder time of year. Now, take a look at these stuffed peppers and tell us they don’t look delicious!

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The Ridiculously Easy & Elegant Recipes We’re Serving This Easter

1 Comment | Written on April 1, 2015 at 12:54 pm , by

Okay, maybe we won’t be serving all 12 of these absolutely delicious Easter main courses. However, we’ll definitely be preparing one or two. That ham is definitely on the list, and so are the oven fried drumsticks. Every Easter meal needs lamb, so the braised lamb shanks are probably also on the list as well. Welp. We might actually wind up making all of them. Too much deliciousness? We don’t think so!

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Simple & Flavorful Whole Roast Lemon Chicken

No Comments | Written on March 31, 2015 at 10:22 am , by

With Easter rapidly approaching, we are in the mood to show off some of the easy recipes that’ll be on our dinner table this Easter. Whether you’re a beginner cook or a five-star chef, preparing a holiday meal for a crowd can be daunting. However, with easy recipe ideas like this whole roast chicken accented with lemon, you’re bound to pull of the dinner like a champion!

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The Stuffed Peppers Without Meat You’ll Love

2 Comments | Written on March 30, 2015 at 12:46 pm , by

Usually, most of the stuffed pepper recipes out there are filled to the brim with ground beef, chicken, or pork. As usual, we were in the mood to lighten things up while still maintaining the heartiness of the original dish. Alas, here’s the mushroom-and-rice-stuffed version of the recipe that’s sure to be a keeper! We love to serve this simple baked stuffed pepper recipe with a fresh Caesar salad and some crusty bread along side.

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Crushed Cream of Tomato Soup

2 Comments | Written on March 11, 2015 at 11:00 am , by

This creamy tomato soup has become an instant favorite around our office. There’s just something about a homemade soup that is so comforting and enjoyable this time of year. Our crushed cream of tomato soup recipe will warm you up as the spring weather slowly returns. This tomato soup is made with white wine, tomato puree, garlic, and fresh basil, which creates an unbeatable flavor combination. Double this recipe and save the leftovers for lunches for the remainder of the week.

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Curried Hummus

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

Hummus is a healthy and delicious dip or spread that has risen to popularity over the past several years.  This high-protein and high-fiber snack can be a blank canvas for your favorite flavors.

In this version I added toasted cumin seeds and curry powder to create Curried Hummus!

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How to Make Homemade Greek Yogurt

1 Comment | Written on July 28, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Rich, thick and creamy Greek yogurt.  I am obsessed with it and given its rise in popularity over the past few years, I am guessing many of you are as well.  However, there is no doubt it can get pricy in the grocery store.

That’s why I set out to find a way to make my own Greek yogurt from scratch at home!

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Beauty Food and Wellness Day 2014

1 Comment | Written on July 10, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Welcome back to day 4 of our summer culinary travel series!

After the hustle and bustle of Istanbul, I headed a few hours outside the city to Turkey’s first and only destination spa – The Richmond Nua Hotel.  Located on the shores of Lake Sapanca, this relaxation haven is focused on health and wellness while offering exceptional luxury service.

There’s no need to worry about your waistline when vacationing at Richmond Nua because the hotel and spa offers a unique “Beauty Food” menu.  These light, healthy and balanced dining options are designed not only to nourish your body, but let your inner beauty shine through.

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Santorini Salad with Greek Yogurt Dressing

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This recipe is a fresh take on a classic Greek salad.  Cucumbers, radishes, and red onion are tossed with a creamy but light dressing made with Greek yogurt, fresh herbs and feta cheese.

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