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Slow Cooker Spicy Chickpea Taco Salad

by evh January 16, 2015
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Slow Cooker Spicy Chickpea Taco Salad –– As you may already know we have taco night just about every Tuesday in our house. This happens mainly in part due to “Taco Tuesday” –– thanks Lego Movie, everything IS awesome –– but also living in a taco rich state certainly helps too. One can imagine that […]

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Three Cheese + Swiss Chard Skillet Lasagna

by evh December 3, 2014
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  I told you about my on again, off again, love affair with swiss chard. Do you remember my holiday mushrooms? This season it’s so on and the rainbow of colors just makes me happy especially on some of these gloomy, wintery days as of late. This week, I layered it into a dish much […]

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Slow Cooker Zucchini Chicken

by evh October 29, 2014
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It’s here. That coo-coo crazy time when the calendar fills up some how before you can even turn it over to the new month. Parties, parties, and more parties mixed together with events, events, and more events. Thus making it a time more than ever that we need healthy options for weeknight dinners that are […]

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Stir Fry Spinach Macaroni & Cheese

by evh November 17, 2013
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Some days just call for comfort food. For us that happens to be at least once a month. Macaroni and cheese is perhaps the best crowd pleasing food in this household. I actually prefer to make it from scratch. Not only is it fairly easy, once you do it a couple of times, it goes […]

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Roasted Cauliflower + Cheddar Cheese Soup with Bacon Wrapped Mushroom Skewers

by evh March 22, 2012
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As the last of the fresh winter cauliflower graces the farmer’s market I am sure to swoop some up to have in my freezer for this summer and fall. Cauliflower is one of those fantastic veggies that can take on a few different forms and still freeze very well – from just simply washed and […]

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Brussels Sprout + Feta Cheese Salad

by evh March 22, 2011
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I must admit that upon planting Brussels spouts in my garden I think part of me was secretly hoping they wouldn’t grow. I was merely planting them for the hubby (awe) – after all, he’s perhaps the only one under our roof that truly adores this vegetable. I have been known to let the kiddos […]

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Turkey Pot Pie

by evh February 2, 2011

One of my favorite things to make (if you don’t already know) is pie for dinner, not only because everyone in my house loves to eat pie but they enjoy saying “we are having pie for dinner” and it’s fairly easy to make. Once you have a few pies made you can keep them in […]

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