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Desserts Recipes

Healthy Mango Bars

One of my favorite treats in the summer is a lemon bar. You know, the one with the gooey, tangy lemon curd and a shortbread crust? YUM. Recently I’ve been obsessed with mangos, so I wanted to try to make some healthy mango bars – the sister of the lemon bar, if you will. Side […]

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Lunch Recipes

Summer Peach Panzanella Salad

It’s officially summer! Coming from winter in NJ, I am so appreciating all of the sun and heat in FL. I wanted to make something that was refreshing and light but also able to satisfy you during that summer cookout – enter the peach panzanella salad. What Is a Panzanella Salad? A panzanella salad is […]

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Dinners Recipes

Crispy Chicken Tagine

In the last year I’ve really grown to love Mediterranean and middle eastern flavors. I think my taste buds have changed a lot! This chicken tagine recipe is a product of me wanting to create more hearty, still healthy, warming meals for myself and Kevin. It’s also a pantry meal in a lot of ways. […]

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Salted Watermelon Salad with Lime Vinaigrette

Happy Monday Friends! I’m trying to keep things positive over here and what better to do that with than a watermelon salad recipe? This reminds me of summer sun, being at the beach and GOOD TIMES. I think we could all use a little more brightness in our days. This recipe is also extremely minimal […]

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Lemon Caper Shrimp Pasta

Lemon pasta with shrimp, capers, garlic and some really great olive oil is just what we all need right now. Some comfort during this crazy time in our world, but also some serious health boosters, am I right? When I was younger, my dad always drilled the importance of olive oil into our brains. He […]

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Dinners Recipes

Creamy Polenta with Crispy Mushroom and Tomato Ragu

Creamy polenta is so underrated in American cuisine. We eat tons of corn products like popcorn, corn on the cob, and cornbread but forget that we’re missing out on one of the greatest dishes EVER. It’s basically the sister of risotto, which we all know and love. I’ve been really into Italian and Mediterranean cooking […]