Banana Upside Down Cake

Banana Upside Down Cake

Banana Upside Down Cake is the perfect dessert when you want something impressive, fancy, even fussy looking. A nice change for what to do with those too-ripe bananas we all end up with at one time or another. Though this recipe for Carrot Zucchini Banana Bread is the...

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Overnight Oatmeal

Oatmeal, porridge, grits, gruel (really? would you eat anything called 'gruel'?). You know... hot cereal. For all the names we give it, there are probaby hundreds of recipes for this cup of oats. I've tried different combinations myself. Steel cut oats; oats with...

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Blueberry Lemon Chia Doughnuts

Don't these baked doughnuts look tasty? Yes?.. well they are. Do they look to you like they're vegan? No?... well they are! Doughnuts that are tasty and healthy (well, relatively so)? Yes, it's true. If you're skeptical that these aren't going to fool anybody, or...

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Upside Down Potato and Onion Tart

You know how the old saying goes that "presentation is everything"? Well, when it comes to presenting a meal, I wouldn't say that looks are EVERYTHING... but this is one beautiful way to present a potato side dish to those you love and want to impress. And how it...

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Layered Salad

This beautiful layered salad will receive oohs and aahs at any potluck and it's no wonder. The secret to success here is color, color and more color! Okay, there is one other critical factor, and that's the simple, fresh salad dressing, but I'll get to that in a...

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Jalapeno Deviled Eggs

Deviled egg recipes come in so many varieties these days, it seems like no one is just making the classic. These Jalapeno Deviled Eggs are a nice fresh take on classic eggs though. Not too far from the original, the combination of fresh and pickled jalapenos adds a...

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Perfect Hard Boiled Eggs and THE Secret to Easily Peeled Shells

The perfect hard boiled egg - Simple. And easy, really. But the perfectly peeled, smooth egg that is critical to tasty Deviled Eggs? That's another story. Let me start with the end and work back. Getting that peel that just sort of "pops off" after that first crack of...

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Chicken with Tomato and Basil Cream Sauce

Here's an easy, saucy meal with slow-cooked deep flavor. It'll be hard to believe that Chicken with Tomato and Basil Cream Sauce is actually a 30 minute meal. The chicken is perfectly tender and juicy, and the easy cream sauce is over-the-top in complex Italian flavor...

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Cooking Healthy At Whole Foods Market

Are you a regular shopper of Whole Foods Market? Or, are you like a lot of people and a little intimidated when entering this fresh, pretty, and healthy-living centered grocer? Because that was me, intimidated and overwhelmed, several years ago when my husband and I...

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Zucchini Chips

Before you know it, it will be time to plant your summer garden. And I will be doing the same but with a little trepidation (or a lot). You see, I'm not a very good gardener. I really can't even be called a gardener. We've tried our hand at vegetable gardening for...

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Asparagus Wrapped in Phyllo Dough

A sure sign of spring is when you see an abundance of asparagus in your local grocer's produce section. I will be sharing more delicious asparagus recipes over the next few weeks, and first in the line-up is this recipe for asparagus wrapped in phyllo dough. Some...

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Healthy Sweet and Sour Chicken

This is a recipe I've posted before, but I recently updated some ingredients to make it even more flavorful and easy to make in one pan. Plus, I've added a simple Asian Cabbage Side Salad. My idea of good, healthy sweet and sour chicken is crisp fresh vegetables,...

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Buttermilk Peach Coffee Cake

I LOVE coffee cake and this peach coffee cake with buttermilk deserves love and then some! Fresh peaches weren't in season at the time of posting so I used frozen. I was worried the coffee cake would not have the full, juicy fruit flavor with the frozen peaches. But...

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Vegetable Curry

Looking at the catalyst for this Vegetable Curry recipe almost gives me chills. I am really excited to share the heavenly dish that came out of this triple-love spice combo. These spices give vegetable curry a rich, heady flavor. You will never miss the meat....

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How To Make Take Out Pizza Healthy, sort of

So, it's the weekend. Or it's a Wednesday. Or it's just any day that you don't plain old feel like! have time to cook. There are several great reasons to skip messing up the kitchen and just ordering a big take-out-pizza. I know, pizza is still enriched flour and...

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Rosemary Scones with Strawberry Preserves

I initially thought this recipe for Rosemary Scones would be perfect for girlfriends. Lunch, brunch or just a pick-me-up gift. Yes, I thought they were just for girlfriends. Then my 10-year old son comes home from school and loves them, asking for seconds. Then...

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Baked Black Bean Burgers with Quinoa

I looooove a good burger! How do you beat a good flavorful, juicy burger? You don't. And these black bean quinoa burgers made with healthy peppers are full of great flavor, and deliciously moist. I have been hard at it trying to find a good vegetarian baked black...

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Cajun Spiced Chicken Wings

These Cajun spiced chicken wings came to be at Super Bowl XLVII. My family loves Buffalo Wings, but sometimes I miss the mark. Our favorite wings are from Squatters Brew Pub and I have yet to capture their wipe-sweat-from-your-brow-but-keep-eating perfect medley of...

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Cajun Spice Rub Recipe

I  used to shy away from foods spiced "Cajun". I once bought a pre-packaged Cajun spice mix and it was very smokey, as in bottled liquid smoke-smokey. And overly salty. From then on, that is what I thought was classic Cajun. Years later, and fresh out of my break-up...

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Brown Butter Snickerdoodles

Oh. My. Word! These are the ones... THE cookies! Brown Butter Snickerdoodles are so delightful, you MIGHT not want to make them. Because you will eat them. All. Snickerdoodle cookies from my childhood were super big, crinkly and so-oft. I've tried many cookies since...

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Baked Kale Chips

Baked Kale Chips are perfect for that crunchy "chip" craving. This is a basic recipe, but my family requests it so often that I have to share it with you. They are delicious with very little effort on your part. Plus, this is quick way to incorporate greens into the...

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