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Chilled Sesame Soy Soba Salad

Chilled Sesame Soy Soba Salad

Scrumptious! All right. Enough with the alliteration. Let’s get down to business. This recipe was inspired by one of my favorite chefs, Mykl Wu. He alerted me to …

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Say “Hello!” to Ciao Biscotti

Say “Hello!” to Ciao Biscotti

See that gorgeous toasted coconut biscotti in the photo? Ask for “biscotti” in Italy, and you might not get one of those “fancy nut-filled, chocolate-drizzled …

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Jam with Every Food Fits at the D.C. State Fair!

Jam with Every Food Fits at the D.C. State Fair!

Greetings friends! You know how much I love to make jam, right? It makes a wonderful gift to give anytime of year. BONUS: I haven’t …

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Cold Soba Noodles with Salmon, Kale & Avocado

Cold Soba Noodles with Salmon, Kale & Avocado

Cold noodles make me think of pasta salad. And just the idea of pasta salad makes me think, “Ick.” Why? I’m not sure, but I think …

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Home Cooking with Marcus Samuelsson & His Spicy Shrimp Falafel

Home Cooking with Marcus Samuelsson & His Spicy Shrimp Falafel

Marcus Samuelsson‘s new cookbook is just fabulous. (And you could tell him so in person this week in Washington, D.C! But more on that in …

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Challah French Toast Bake – HOLLA!

Challah French Toast Bake – HOLLA!

Everyone at your brunch table will “holla” for this dish. It’s like eating cake for breakfast, but healthier. I modified this Serious Eats Challah Bread Pudding to …

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Chocolo-Chocolate Chip Pavlova

Chocolo-Chocolate Chip Pavlova

Pavlova is something of a “leftovers” recipe. I never go out of my way to make pavlova or meringues. #sorrynotsorry I’m not going to apologize …

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Warm Nutty Vinaigrette

Warm Nutty Vinaigrette

A recent Washington’s Green Grocer delivery brought my first head of red cabbage. Ooh, red cabbage! Wait…red cabbage? What do I make with it? I found …

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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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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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