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Mediterranean Pan-Roasted Salmon

Mediterranean Pan-Roasted Salmon

[ 4 ] December 1, 2014 |

 This Mediterranean Pan-Roasted  Salmon Recipe is packed with protein and OMEGA-3s…and flavor! Recent research suggests that people following a Mediterranean-style diet have a lower risk of heart disease, cancer, and health problems. I try to eat fish at least twice a week. When you have fresh fish, you don’t need to do too much to […]

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The Best Gluten Free Banana Bread Recipe

The Best Gluten Free Banana Bread Recipe

[ 10 ] November 22, 2014 |

  Pure comfort food, this Gluten Free Banana Bread is perfectly moist and loaded with banana flavor. This is such an easy recipe, you can whip this banana bread in no time. It started with ripe bananas…. and  the essential ingredients are almond flour, gluten free flour blend,  coconut milk and coconut oil. Almond flour […]

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Roasted Cauliflower

Roasted Cauliflower

[ 1 ] November 20, 2014 |

Cauliflower with its mild flavor and changeable texture has been proclaimed the start of 2014.  This crucifer can be cooked every which way and pairs with just about anything. Cooked in the oven, cauliflower taste nutty and sweet. With its mustard glaze, this recipe for roasted cauliflower make an elegant side dish. When buying cauliflower, […]

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Apple Crisp with Pecan Topping

Apple Crisp with Pecan Topping

[ 2 ] November 17, 2014 |

Warm and comforting, apple crisp is ideal in the fall when apples are in season  Possibly the best apple crisp and  I am not kidding.  Gluten-free, healthy and delicious. This Apple Crisp with Pecan Topping is addictive. Delicious caramelized apples tossed with raisins, fall spices and maple syrup, and top with a mixture of pecans, […]

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Pizza Maki

Pizza Maki

[ 5 ] November 15, 2014 |

Discover a new favorite. These Pizza Maki are cheesy, tasty and additive. Small Bites packed with Big Flavors. If you are in the mood for something different, experience these amazing Pizza Maki. These adorable mouthfuls make a fun appetizer or a delicious meal. A creative sushi; all your favorite pizza toppings rolled “sushi style”. Not […]

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Roasted Acorn Squash with Pine Nuts

Roasted Acorn Squash with Pine Nuts

[ 1 ] November 13, 2014 |

Roasted Acorn Squash with Pine Nuts, with its lovely orange flesh makes an elegant side dish. The acorn squash is roasted at 400F, which concentrates its flavor and brings some sweetness to this fabulous meal. This dish pairs particularly very well with roasted chicken or turkey.   Pleasantly sweet and delicious, pine nuts bring some […]

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Superfood Pumpkin Pie Smoothie

Superfood Pumpkin Pie Smoothie

[ 1 ] November 11, 2014 |

For a little taste of fall, you’ve got to try this Superfood Pumpkin Pie Smoothie. The creaminess of this smoothie really does make you feel like you are drinking a glass os liquified Pumpkin Pie. Not only good  during  The Holiday Season, pumpkin makes also a decadent dessert or a nutritious smoothie for breakfast. Rich in beta-carotene, […]

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Almond Butter Banana Muffins

Almond Butter Banana Muffins

[ 5 ] October 30, 2014 |

There is nothing like a warm homemade muffin. These almond butter banana muffins are extremely moist, showing off the delicious flavors of banana and almond butter – always a winning combination. The taste and aroma of these Almond Butter Banana Muffins will sure please you and your family. Banana muffins are a great way to […]

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Baked Mediterranean Eggplant Rounds

Baked Mediterranean Eggplant Rounds

[ 0 ] October 28, 2014 |

These cheesy eggplant rounds have all the deliciousness of a yummy pizza. Crispy and topped with marinara sauce and cheeses, these Baked Mediterranean Eggplant Rounds are fabulous. Eggplant is one of the lower-calorie fresh vegetables. It is very rich in water  The skin of eggplant contains fiber and is rich in anti-oxidants . To preserve the nutritional qualities, it is better to cook […]

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Maple Glazed Slow Cooker Chicken Thighs

Maple Glazed Slow Cooker Chicken Thighs

[ 0 ] October 22, 2014 |

A tasty recipe for chicken simplified by the use of a slow cooker. Maple Glazed Slow Cooker Chicken Thighs is an easy main dish that creatively combines maple syrup and soy sauce. The chicken thighs are great in stews as they do not dry out as usually do white meats. Convenience is probably the key to […]

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Cheesy Stuffed Acorn Squash

Cheesy Stuffed Acorn Squash

[ 1 ] October 17, 2014 |

A fall savory dish,  this Cheesy Stuffed Acorn Squash is a nutritious vegetarian meal.  Cumin, coriander, and chili powder season a filling of quinoa, black beans, corn and Monterey Jack Cheese. A seasonal dish with a southwestern twist. Winter squash are in general  sweeter than summer squash. Their skin is hard  inedible. Preservation: Winter squash prefer […]

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30 Minutes Sweet Potato Chili with Kale

30 Minutes Sweet Potato Chili with Kale

[ 2 ] October 14, 2014 |

I made a large batch of chili this week.  I needed something easy and quick to make. And this 30 minutes Sweet Potato Chili with Kale came out so good and hearty. Ready in no time and full of good ingredients, you will love this sweet potato chili with kale,  perfect for the cooler nights. […]

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Brownies with Almonds and Hot Fudge ( slow cooker)

Brownies with Almonds and Hot Fudge ( slow cooker)

[ 9 ] October 10, 2014 |

For the chocolate lover.  You will love these soft brownies. A simple and easy recipe using the slow cooker. These Brownies with Almonds and Hot Fudge are rich, chocolaty and taste like heaven. Homemade brownies have such a better flavor than store-bought. This luscious brownie is moist, dark with a rich chocolate flavor. Serve with a […]

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Mini Shrimp and Crab Tacos

Mini Shrimp and Crab Tacos

[ 1 ] October 8, 2014 |

Wonton wrappers are so versatile. They bake in no time and make great appetizers. Filled with shrimp and crab, these Mini Shrimp and Crab Tacos are a staple when entertaining. These Shrimp and Crab Tacos are always a big hit. Make enough, they will disappear very quickly. The wonton wrappers are available at mostly all […]

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Tropical Pineapple Sushi Rolls

Tropical Pineapple Sushi Rolls

[ 1 ] October 5, 2014 |

Welcome to my kitchen. Sit down and make yourself at home.  We are making “sushi”. I found a new passion embarking on the Sushi Adventure..  There is a huge misconception that sushi means raw fish, when it really means vinegared rice or items served on or in vinegared rice.  Sushi is versatile and can be […]

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Mini Maple Apple Pies

Mini Maple Apple Pies

[ 7 ] October 2, 2014 |

  Apple pie is a traditional dessert.  Each family or almost has its own recipe and everyone like to add his or her personal touch to perfect the best  pie. I can’t resist the taste of cinnamon and the aroma of baked apples. These mini Maple Apple Pies make a stunning presentation and they are […]

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