Healthy recipes

Roasted Shrimp and Asparagus Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette #SundaySupper

March 19, 2017

I was really happy when I found out that the Sunday Supper tastemakers would be displaying easy spring recipes this week. I need the reminder that warmer weather and fresh produce will be here soon. We had a great winter but now that it’s almost spring, mother nature has been playing some tricks on us. Snow and ice […]

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Warm Brussels Sprout Slaw #SundaySupper

March 12, 2017

This week, Sunday Supper is all about healthy green recipes. That’s good for me as I have been indulging a little too much this last week at various food events.  A nice green side for St Patrick’s Day will do me good. I created this slaw because I was looking to put something other than […]

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Skinny Mini Mexican Fritatas

February 16, 2017

Skinny mini. I have not heard that expression in a long time. As a kid, I remember being called that by my mother. I remember those days well. Drinking as many milk shakes as I could. Eating a huge bowl of pasta, a few meatballs and then asking what was for dessert. They are long gone […]

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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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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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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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Lemon Dill Roasted Salmon

April 27, 2016
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I grew up eating a lot of fish. My dad was from an island in Croatia so it was not uncommon for him to be grilling whole fish, eyeballs still intact and all. While my friends got to eat fish sticks at their houses, none of that was to be found at mine. Fish sticks […]

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Simple Roasted Brussels Sprouts

March 21, 2016
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While Brussels sprouts seem more like a fall or winter vegetable, I love eating them all year round. I’ve noticed lately that they are on plenty of restaurant menus and are all the rage in food magazines. A few weeks ago we even ordered them off a happy hour menu. They were crispy and coated with […]

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Skinny Bolognese Zoodles

March 11, 2016
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Dear L.B.S, This week I got my first taste of spring and I decided we need to break up.  I have big plans this summer and really need to be free from you. You are a drag to run with and I have a few trips to Florida, a high school reunion and vacations that you […]

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