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You can can – and do it safely!

You can can – and do it safely!

By: Stacey Viera This slideshow requires JavaScript. With great power comes great responsibility. – Voltaire or maybe a Spiderman comic book We can “fudge” a lot of things …

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Nutritious Anytime Muffins

Nutritious Anytime Muffins

Once upon a time, in (what feels like) a galaxy far, far away, I had two wee babes and one tasty muffin recipe. Those babes are …

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Better-than-the-Restaurant Cashew Chicken (or Tofu!)

Better-than-the-Restaurant Cashew Chicken (or Tofu!)

And it’s healthier, too! Tastier and healthier? Now that I have your attention… Homemade cashew chicken packs in vegetables like onions and sweet peppers with lean chicken …

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Piece-of-Cake Salmon Cakes

Piece-of-Cake Salmon Cakes

“Mix a couple dozen ingredients…” “Prepare to batter and fry…” Those recipes – ubiquitous on the internets – for salmon cakes didn’t appeal to me. I …

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Never Buy Lotion or Lip Balm AGAIN.

Never Buy Lotion or Lip Balm AGAIN.

Yep, you read that correctly. In an ongoing effort to simplify, simplify, simplify, a friend introduced me to a way to never again purchase lotion …

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Southwestern Chicken Green Chili

Southwestern Chicken Green Chili

Is it green chili or green chile? The name comes from New Mexican chile peppers, but it seems those peppers are actually Hatch chiles, which …

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I’m a Failure. (And I hope you are, too.)

I’m a Failure. (And I hope you are, too.)

No, this is not a post about schadenfreude. This post is to assure you that some nights, dinner in my home looks like this: O hai. …

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Strawberry Balsamic Pork Chops

Strawberry Balsamic Pork Chops

This is not a recipe. This is the tasty result of a spur-of-the-moment experiment. Ready to go on an adventure in the kitchen? OK. Let’s …

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Top 6 Trader Joe’s Wines Under $5!

Top 6 Trader Joe’s Wines Under $5!

Call it what you will. Mommy Juice. Booze. A Way to Forget The Day’s Bulls***, or on worse days, Actual Child S***. Wine. I love it, …

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What is a “New Jewish Table?” That’s open to interpretation. – Recipe & Book Review

What is a “New Jewish Table?” That’s open to interpretation. – Recipe & Book Review

In Todd Gray and Ellen Kassoff Gray’s cookbook, “The New Jewish Table,” the emphasis is on seasonal cooking and how intermarriage – Todd, executive chef …

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