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Lemon Poppyseed Grilled Chicken Salad

June 2, 2016

  Happy Thursday! I made this grilled chicken salad with homemade lemon poppyseed dressing and let me tell you it was delicious. I love trying new salads but also sticking to my traditional salads and just changing a few toppings or the dressing. For this one I used romaine lettuce with some baby spinach topped with tomatoes, cucumbers, pears, grilled chicken and sliced almonds.     For the Homemade Dressing: 2 Tbsp Honey 2 Tbsp Sugar 3 Tbsp Apple Cider…

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Spring Salad

March 22, 2016

Now that spring is FINALLY here its time to switch up meals, no more soups and stews…bring on the salads! I absolutely love a good spring salad. I love loading salads up with nuts and fruits. So when I was at the grocery store and I saw that the strawberries were on sale I was in my heaven. Also I found my new favorite salad dressing, I was looking for a new one that is healthy because I usually make…

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Blackbird Doughnuts

February 18, 2016

                I met up with my friends before work this morning and we went to check out this gourmet doughnut shop in the South End of Boston. It opened about a year ago and after drooling over their Instagram for weeks we decided to finally give it a try.…

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At Home B.Good Salad Hack

February 7, 2016

Ever have a craving for a dish you had at one of your favorite restaurants but you can’t get there? Well this happened to me the other day so I created the Local Apple and Bacon Bowl from the beloved B.Good, and let me tell you…it was even better if thats possible. Ingredients: Kale, lemon, avocado, slab bacon, grilled chicken, apples, dried cranberries, sunflower seeds, pomegranates, scallions (optional), red wine vinegar and olive oil. First I cooked the quinoa per…

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Bread Bowl Tomato Soup and Grilled Cheese

January 8, 2016

Happy Soup Season! Now that its the new year we are in full swing of winter and brr is it cold out. Does anyone else feel like winter approached so quickly? I am looking forward to curling up this winter with lots of soup and hot chocolate. Here is my newest recipe, making Bread Bowl Tomato Soup and Grilled Cheese. I look forward to having this again and maybe only doing the bread bowl or the grilled cheese but not…

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GUACAMOLE

November 14, 2015

I could eat guacamole every single day, it is so delicious. It’s so simple and quick to make, and tastes SO much better when its homemade and fresh. Put in the extra effort to make it, its worth it. Ingredients: 5 ripe avocados 1/4 cup chopped tomato 1/4 cup chopped red onion 1/2 lime juice Pinch of salt and pepper to taste Bag of tortilla chips Directions: Cut avocados in half, remove the pit with a spoon and scoop contents…

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APPLE CRISP

November 10, 2015

There are few things in life better than warm apple crisp with vanilla bean ice cream on a crisp fall day. I love this recipe because it is so simple and it isn’t too sweet or made with oats. It really just brings out the flavors of the apples.  Bake Time: 40 minutes at 350 degreesServes: 6 Ingredients:4 cups of peeled and sliced apples (we use Johnathon or Cortland)Butter to butter the baking dish1 tsp cinnamon1 tsp salt1/4 cup water3/4…

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