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47 (mostly) Healthy Holiday Recipe Roundup

First of all…I just got back from a short and sweet trip to Florida. There was plenty of sunshine, a little yoga and lots of chillin out. Happy Sigh. Yes, I had a nice time, thank you. Here’s a few pics. Anyhoo, I had this idea that I’d make a bunch of recipes before turkey […]

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Gingerly Spiked Cranberries

I had a definite flavor line up but wasn’t sure how it would WIND up. Oh God, sorry that rhymes. FOOD SCIENCE 101 LAB. My mom was very kind enough to remind me today how I luhhhhved chemistry and wanted to be a chemist somewhere in the 90′s. Yikes. What a nerd! Maybe you get […]

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Just a Holiday Recap…

The Holiday &“Overstuffing the Pie Hole.” If I’m being frank, Thanksgiving is not my favorite of holidays, while I love the family atmosphere this holiday seems to celebrate the wrong thing, overstuffing yourself til you either pass out on a couch somewhere or are regretting that you ate 3 slices of pie and your skinny jeans now […]

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Maple Glazed Roasted Pumpkin & Arugula Salad

  First of all I wake-up this morning with a mouth drier than dry, hunt for some water, go into the fridge and see that 3/4 or my POMEGRANATE seeds are MIA! I cannot believe the husband ate them! Those were for my salad! I called him at 7:45 am, inquire about the vanishing act […]

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Holidays Hips (I mean tips)-Dodge the Muffin Top.

IT’S OFFICIALLY THE HOLIDAY SEASON WHEN: 1) Pics are showing up everywhere of the NYC Xmas tree preparation in Rockefeller Center, JOY! 2) I caught a glimpse of eggnog (CHOW Website EGGNOG REVIEWS!) at the grocery store, holy crap its that time again? Bring out the Rum! (Did I type that?) 3) My friend (you […]

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I cook from scratch the majority of the time, however, there are occasions when I need something fast and I hadn’t roasted an entire chicken or made my own stock yesterday and that rotisserie chicken in the grocery store was looking mighty fine as a back-up plan. I grew up on mom’s homemade turkey noodle […]

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