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Grilled Balsamic Glazed Pork Chops with Onions, Peaches, and Beets

I look for every opportunity to cook on the grill.  It keeps the kitchen clean and at this time of year, keeps the heat outside.  This is a new favorite.  I have been experimenting with grilling all sorts of fruits and vegetables and hit on … Continue reading

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Beef, it’s what’s for dinner.

This is adapted from a fairly recent recipe from Weight Watcher’s Magazine.  I have made it twice now for two different groups of folks and it was a huge hit both times!  Beef and Vegetable Stir Fry 1 1lb flank steak … Continue reading

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Steak Diane

Much like Crab Louis, Steak Diane is a classic.  For me, it brings to mind martinis and Mad Men style but, the origins of this dish are much, much older.  Believed to be named for the Roman goddess Diana, goddess of the … Continue reading

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Grape and Napa Cabbage Stir Fry

This recipe needs very little introduction except to say…I know it looks weird, but try it.  I have served it to cabbage haters (including children) and they loved it.  The sweetness of the grapes makes all the difference.   This is … Continue reading

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Meatless Monday: Spaghetti Squash, Chickpea, and Broccoli Salad

I love the IDEA of spaghetti squash.  It is a squash (good for you, practically burns more calories eating it than you take in, full ‘o fiber, etc.) and yet, I can use it in place of spaghetti.  Except that, unless you … Continue reading

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Meatless Monday: Warm Tortellini and Cherry Tomato Salad

A perfect, quick, healthful meal that you can get on the table in less than 30 minutes.  It makes 6 large servings (1 1/2 cups each = 8 pts).  If you change the regular pasta to whole wheat (which works … Continue reading

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Fish Tacos

I seriously love good fish tacos.  They are so rare where I live that if I see them on the menu, I am compelled to order them.  The most frequent result?  Total and complete disappointment because they are not the type of fish tacos I … Continue reading

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