Garbanzo Beans and Beet Salad

February 10, 2017

It’s February so I thought it would be fitting to post a pink salad. February is also American Heart month and this salad is very heart healthy. And everyone needs a pink, healthy salad in their life, right? I am a huge fan of garbanzo beans. Or should I say chick peas? Up until I was in […]

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Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies

February 8, 2017

Valentines Day is just around the corner. I am not the artistic or crafty type. Frankly, I don’t have an artsy bone in my body. I envy moms that can make their kids lunches look like animals or flowers.  There is nothing cute about the cheese, peanut butter or turkey sandwich that gets packed in my kids […]

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One Pan Shrimp and Asparagus Linguini #SundaySupper

February 5, 2017

Why go out to a crowded restaurant on Valentine’s Day when you can make this easy shrimp and linguini dinner at home? You are only 30 minutes away to this perfect dinner for two! Valentine’s day is right around the corner and I am thinking of all the dinners I can cook. Since it’s on a week night […]

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Baked Buffalo Cauliflower Recipe

February 1, 2017

Let’s just pretend you did not hear the word cauliflower. Now let’s talk about food for the big game on Sunday. You’re probably thinking pizza, chili, hoagies, French fries, chicken wings and tacos. Should I mention more? These are things my husband and most men would want while watching the big game. And my husband is very lucky (and […]

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Gluten Free Chicken Noodle Soup (Easy and Quick)

January 25, 2017

Whenever I hear that someone is sick, I immediately think I should make them chicken soup. That is what I have always eaten when not feeling well for as early as I can remember. So when I found out one of my neighbors had bronchitis, chicken soup it was. Today I was a little short on time. […]

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Jersey Girl’s Favorite Kitchen Items

January 19, 2017

Happy new year everyone! I really took a hiatus in 2016 but I am back and will be blogging every week……finally!! I have been cooking plenty of food but just not writing about it. You can take a peek at my Instagram page to see what I have been cooking and see what restaurants I have […]

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Grande Lux Cafe on National Dessert Day!

October 14, 2016
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I took a little blogging hiatus and I am back and ready to make you hungry. Today is National Dessert Day and I am going to make you crave something sweet. Last week I was invited to sample some desserts from  Grand Lux Cafe and believe me, it was a very sweet evening. First, the wonderful people at Grand […]

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Food and Wine Conference 2016 (#FWCON)

June 13, 2016
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About a month ago I attended The Food and Wine Conference in Orlando. I have been staring at my computer several times over the last few weeks while random happy memories of the conference go through my head. I keep flipping through the numerous pictures taken on my smart phone but my blog post screen stays blank. It is […]

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Sweet and Spicy Asian Salmon with Mango Slaw

May 26, 2016
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Salmon is one of my go to summer meals. It cooks really quick and these days I need all the extra time I can get. Things like school graduation planning, sports practices and field trip meetings have been cramping my cooking style. I made this the other night and all of a sudden the weather turned warm. […]

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Baked Eggplant Parmesan Rounds

May 20, 2016
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There is something about the weather getting warmer that makes me want to cook vegetarian meals. I could eat these eggplant Parmesan rounds once a week. It doesn’t even bother me that I have to turn my oven on. It’s much better than frying on the stove and also so much healthier. Make sure to […]

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