Steak Fajitas with Peppers and Tomatillo Salsa

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With the distant hum of lawnmowers in the air, the beginnings of filling up the garden plot, and temperatures so beautiful you want to weep, I felt it only fitting to indulge in steak fajitas on this perfect spring evening. Plus it’s the night before we go vegetarian for 7 days, so what idiot wouldn’t […]

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Smoked Chorizo and White Bean Soup

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With the spring temperatures taking a mini-vacation and steady rain showers passing through the metro, (that’s what they call it on the local news) I found myself digging out my warmest yoga pants, my newest novel and a cozy spot on the couch with my sweet pup. Well, she was only sweet after I freaked […]

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Potato, Leek and Bacon Pizza

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Even when you stay at home, there’s still a magic about a weekend approaching. The energy in the air is different. Your hair blows in the breeze a little sexier. Your skin tone glows with anticipation. The flowers bloom a little brighter and the trees stand a little taller. Your nails grow a little faster […]

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A Little Tuna Melt Never Did Hurt Nobody

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Just back from Target because I had to buy a universal remote control for our dvd player. I lost it 8 months ago and we’ve never replaced it. Seriously, what did I do with the remote? Did I accidentally mail it to any of you? Slide it into some pasta? How does one LOSE A […]

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Chicken in a Mustard-Cream Sauce with Roasted Veggies

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The weather could not be more perfect. The lilac bushes could not be more fragrant. My dog could not be more semi-clean. My book could not be more completely read. My laundry could not be more laundered and put away. My groceries could not be more bought. These jalapeno and cheddar kettle chips could not […]

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Indian Shrimp Curry Soup

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Tonight I’m going to an Italian cooking class and I am so so SO excited. It’s even located at my most favorite Italian restaurant in town. A friend of mine organized it and the guest list is tiny, so it’s going to be intimate and perfect. I’m pretty sure that I’m going to sob the […]

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