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vegetable skewers
vegetable skewers

I was raised on good clean food. Back in the 70s the term "clean eating" wasn't really a mainstream thing yet, but that's exactly...

Chicken Satay with Peanut Sauce
Chicken Satay with Peanut Sauce

This rockin' good chicken satay recipe comes from Eddie Van Halen's former wife, actress Valerie Bertinelli, and is based on his mother'...

Zucchini Zoodles with Ground Turkey Tomato Sauce
Zucchini Zoodles with Ground Turkey Tomato Sauce

All you need to make this easy dinner recipe are three basic ingredients - zucchini, ground turkey, canned tomatoes - plus whatever seasonings and...

Blogging with Coffee
Blogging with Coffee

Hello, Friends!  I am so excited to attend the 10th International Food Blogger Conference (IFBC) in New Orleans this August (don't worry,...

Bourbon Slush with Drunken Cherries
Bourbon Slush with Drunken Cherries

Booze-soaked fruit, like these drunken cherries, is always a good thing to have in your home bar kit. They make a wonderful garnish to cocktails and...

Brown Rice Seafood Stir-Fry with Lemongrass and Cilantro
Brown Rice Seafood Stir-Fry with Lemongrass and Cilantro

A few weeks ago I featured nine days of gut-healthy recipes, each of them unique in their soothing ingredients and health properties. I've...

vegetable skewers
Chicken Satay with Peanut Sauce
Zucchini Zoodles with Ground Turkey Tomato Sauce
Blogging with Coffee
Bourbon Slush with Drunken Cherries
Brown Rice Seafood Stir-Fry with Lemongrass and Cilantro