Monthly Archives: December 2012

White Beans with Leeks and Thyme ‘Slow Cooker Friday’ Stew or Soup

That ended up being quite a long title, but the ingredient list is all the shorter to make up for it. And yes, I realize it’s not Friday ūüėČ Shorter days and all the holiday activity can leave you tired … Continue reading

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Chicken Sausage Patties

Sausage can be a mixed bag of tricks. Store bought it often contains a lot of fat with¬†the flavor that we all want. But if you want to control fat and sodium content, blending up your own patties (unless you … Continue reading

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Warm Winter Salad

Now that the holidays are coming to a close, and New Years is staring to wave at us with all its new beginnings and good resolutions. Why not indulge in something reminiscent of comfort food, but without the guilty pleasure … Continue reading

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Roasted Garlic Dressing

Let’s face it, most of us like creamy dressings to go with our salads, at least every once in a ¬†while. I have lately been hooked on lemongrass-mint white balsamic from Seasons¬†and could eat salad with just that on it. … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato and Tarragon Gnocchi

It’s been cold and rainy again and all I want to eat is soup, stew and gnocchi. So here another New World take on classic potato dumplings. They involve a little sticky work, but are so worth making. The tarragon … Continue reading

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Avocado, Sweet Potato & Corn Salad

What’s better than a healthy meal? A healthy meal that’s easy to make, tasty AND portable. Here’s another installment in our ‘lunch salads to go’ series. Assembled in a mason jar, layered so the dressing stays on the bottom until … Continue reading

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Citrus Salad Dressing

Ingredients 1/2 lime, juice only 2 tbsp olive oil 1 tsp Dijon mustard 1 tsp honey 1 pinch to 1/4 tsp salt Directions Stir honey and salt into lime juice until dissolved Stir in mustard, then add he olive oil … Continue reading

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