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Ratatouille

Ratatouille, a French cuisine staple, looks like your ordinary vegetable stew, but its process is actually complex and results in layers of developed flavor. 1 large eggplant 1…

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Chia Seed Smoothies

Is your summer bod ready? Chia seeds are one of the healthiest foods on the planet. They provide antioxidants, fiber, anti-inflammatory omega-3s, and are packed with plenty of…

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Walkers Shortbread

Scottie Dog Cookies. Recently I rediscovered an old favorite, Walkers Shortbread, the iconic Scottie Dogs shortbread cookie. Their Pure Butter classic is the definition of shortbread. Made in…

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Maggie Austin Cake

Edible masterpieces. World-renowned cake designer Maggie Austin is sharing her craft with pastry enthusiasts everywhere in her first book Maggie Austin Cake: Artistry and Technique. Austin’s cakes are…

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Pasta Carbonara

My favorite pasta dish. Pasta alla carbonara, or “coal miners” pasta, is hearty, delicious and cheap eats. All you need is spaghetti, eggs, nutmeg, bacon, olive oil and…

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Spring Pesto

There’s nothing quite like a spring pesto. Spring has sprung and I’m tossing out the heavy cream sauces for something light. Pesto makes an easy and delicious addition…

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Grilled Peaches

First cultivated in China, peaches are often the forgotten power fruit. Rich in phytochemicals that act as antioxidants, peaches have the ability to fight obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular…

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Avocado Toast

The Avocado. The most popular avocado in the world is the pebbly skinned Haas variety. Mexico, the largest producer of Haas avocados, is also the place of discovery…

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