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Cinco De Mayo Recipe Roundup!

Easy Chili Colorado   Fresh Pineapple Salsa   Slow Cooker Pork Tacos with Mango Salsa   Flank Steak Tacos with Green Pico De Gallo   Taco Pie   Chicken Basil Tacos   Spicy Broccoli Slaw   Giant Pot Of Manly … Continue reading

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Chicken Parmesan Skinny Dippers

I posted this about a year ago.  It’s one of my favorite kid-friendly dishes. I was trying to come up with a low-fat version of Chicken Parmesan and here is the tasty result.  I knew the chicken had to be … Continue reading

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Chicken Parmesan Skinny Dippers

Catchy title huh?  I was trying to come up with a low-fat version of Chicken Parmesan and here is the tasty result.  I knew the chicken had to be baked instead of fried and I had to lessen the amount … Continue reading

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Swordfish Spiedini

Spiedini (spee-ay-dee-nee) refers to anything that is cooked or grilled on a skewer.  Spiedini are very common in Southern Italy where they are usually cooked out on the balcony on a little Hibachi grill.  Swordfish can be substituted for another dense … Continue reading

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Braised Pork Ravioli

My husband doesn’t like cheese (gasp), so I don’t cook with a lot of cheese.  I do love ravioli, but it’s almost impossible to find a store-bought ravioli that isn’t stuffed with lots of cheese.  By the way, since when … Continue reading

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Fried Calamari with Lime Zest and Chili Oil

One of my favorite things to order in a restaurant is calamari.  I love it with a very light, crisp coating.  This version is adapted from Giada’s, though my calamari is staying away from marinara dipping sauce!  Just a few … Continue reading

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Meatless Monday Indian Curried Lentil Soup

Here is a cozy vegan soup that is packed with flavor, simple to make, and takes less than an hour. This soup also doubles and freezes very well. 1 T. olive oil 1 large leek, white and light green parts … Continue reading

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