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Date Night Flank Steak
Dinner, Lunch, Main, Meat

Date Night Flank Steak

When cooking to impress, I always lean towards a simple recipe where you can showcase a star ingredient in flavor and in presentation.  For this to work, you need to start with good ingredients since they are few and simple.  The point of the ingredients is to show off the meat, so […]

Sweet Potato Breakfast Hash
Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Main

Sweet Potato Breakfast Hash

Occasionally, I crave breakfast for dinner…not often and never anything sweet, but something rich and savory.  The buttery yolk of egg, strewn across a warm bowl of veggies sounds just right.  A hash is a perfect last-minute meal because you can always use the last bit of a leftover onion or […]

Caprese Tomato Soup
Dinner, Lunch, Main, Soup

Caprese Tomato Soup

While looking for a way to spice up a basic tomato soup, I came across a recipe for Caprese Tomato Soup from the blog Yes, more please! (link).  What a genius idea – I love a caprese salad or sandwich.  I love the combination in pasta of tomato, mozzarella, spinach and balsamic vinegar… […]

No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies
Desserts

No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

When baking something to take to a party, I always start with a couple of basic parameters: It needs to be something you can eat in two bites or less, something that won’t make a mess to eat and something that packs a lot of flavor into one bite.  Normally, […]

Sweet Potato Lentils (Slow Cooker)
Crock Pot, Dinner, Lunch, Main, Vegetarian

Sweet Potato Lentils (Slow Cooker)

Pinch of Yum is one of my favorite food and recipe blogs!  I check it almost daily because the recipes are inspiring and inventive and the pictures are gorgeous.  I recently tried their recipe for the Sweet Potato Lentils in the Slow Cooker (link) and WOW were they amazing! I changed two […]

Skinny Broccoli Cheddar Soup
Dinner, Lunch, Main, Soup, Vegetables, Vegetarian

Skinny Broccoli Cheddar Soup

As the beautiful fall season rolls around, I crave soup.  It’s the perfect comfort food and can be made easily (most of the time!) and kept as healthy as you want.  I love Broccoli Cheddar Soup but most are so laden with cream and cheese that they end up being […]