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Creamy, But Healthy, Butternut Squash Soup

Happy New Year! This year, our school district’s break from work was a wonderful three weeks.  I spent my time relaxing, reading, studying (yuck…who does that?!?), knitting, and cooking.  I tried out a lot of different recipes, and I even … Continue reading

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Purple Potato and Apple Latkes

First off, I hope I don’t get hate comments about my nontraditional approach to a traditional food.  I have never made latkes before in my life, and I wanted to have fun with them!  Plus, these were the ingredients I … Continue reading

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Thai Coconut Red Curry

A few weeks ago I went out for Thai food and fell in love.  It’s not like I’ve never had Thai food, but it’s not a constant in my life.  When I think about going out for dinner, it’s rarely … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato, Kale, and Goat Cheese Calzone

I am always looking for new, quick things to make for dinner.  High on my lists are also recipes that save well for later meals.  Since I make pizza fairly often, I thought I’d try my hand at something different … Continue reading

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Lentil and Kale Soup

  I’m sure I’ve said it before, but I LOVE soup.  There’s no way to describe my deep and personal adoration for soup.  I make pots of soup in the middle of summer, regardless of the weather.  But, of course, … Continue reading

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Camping Food Need Not Be Dull: Sweet Potato Chili

This last weekend I had the opportunity to travel to Yosemite with some good friends.  We camped in Crane Flat, a campsite that is about a 30 minute drive from the valley floor and, until recently, was closed due to … Continue reading

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Mexican-Inspired Quinoa Casserole

I LOVE casseroles and all things Mexican-flavor-inspired.  There are a few standard Mexican casseroles in my arsenal, but this is a new one.  As someone who cooks vegetarian food, I am always on the look out for high protein, relatively … Continue reading

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