Monthly Archives: February 2010

Southwest Chicken Salad with Cilantro-Lime Dressing

One thing I hardly ever make at home is salad. I don’t consider it all that satisfying, even though I love salads for lunch. My salads never taste like Panera’s salads. They never taste like the salad bar at work. … Continue reading

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Crab-Stuffed Mushrooms

My Valentine’s Day…it was simply wonderful! Take a cold, quiet Sunday in February. + a wonderful guy by the name of Brett + a pretty vase of flowers on my coffee table, thanks to the same wonderful guy (who sent … Continue reading

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Chicken Noodle Soup

This soup was meant to be. Here’s how it went down. Last Sunday, while planning meals for the week, I had a strong craving for chicken noodle soup. Not Campbell’s condensed chicken noodle soup (which, I’m ashamed to admit, I … Continue reading

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Scalloped Potatoes & Onions

I think this is the first time I’ve ever posted two blog posts in a period of 36 hours. But you see, I have this problem!! I keep a mental checklist of all the recipes I want to post. And, … Continue reading

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Carrot Oatmeal Muffins

If its possible to have a love affair with a muffin, I’ve done it. I have found THE muffin: the muffin that tastes more delicious, has more texture, is more colorful, and is more healthy….than any other muffin, ever. Meet … Continue reading

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Pork with Pomegranate Pan Sauce

Flipping through my December 2009 issue of Cooking Light a few months back, something about this recipe drew me in. Imagining a deliciously juicy pork chop alongside a sweet and tangy sauce…it just sounded so appealing! Even better, Cooking Light … Continue reading

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