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Spicy Sweet Potatoes

Sweet potatoes aren’t just for Thanksgiving and Christmas. Not only are they delicious and readily available, often already cubed, but they offer many health benefits, including: 1. They are high in vitamin B6, which helps prevent heart attacks. 2. They … Continue reading

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Tabouleh with Grilled Vegetables

I’ve been cooking weekly for a pescatarian couple, meaning they’re mainly vegetarians but they do eat fish. I’ve been discovering a lot of great vegetarian dishes that I’ve been able to share with my family. This one is easy and … Continue reading

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Grilled Corn Salad with Lime, Red Chili and Cotija

I made this grilled corn salad the other evening to rave reviews and several requests for the recipe. It’s a Bobby Flay recipe, and he likes his spice. I actually used chimaya chili powder that I’d picked up in Santa … Continue reading

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“Oven Fried” Zucchini Sticks

I recently received a call from relatives in Michigan looking for one of my recipes. Try as I might, I couldn’t find it. Well, they did later that week and sent it to me again so I thought I’d post … Continue reading

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Broccoli for those who don’t like Broccoli

My daughter Maddie loves broccoli and will eat it in just about any way prepared. I, on the other hand, don’t like broccoli, but I eat it reluctantly because I know it’s good for me. ┬áSo imagine my surprise when … Continue reading

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Fire Up the Blowtorch

I made this Sweet Potato Brulee for Thanksgiving and it was amazing, garnering accolades from everyone who tried it. I made a huge portion because we had 40 people for dinner. This really is so easy to make, although it … Continue reading

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