Category Archive: Recipes

Sunday Morning Waffles

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I forgot to post yesterday. Did you notice? Because I didn’t until about 3 pm. When I was suddenly like F*&$, i didn’t write a post for TLAC. I barely realized it was… Continue reading

A Perfect November Salad

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I know. It’s November. The last thing you want is a salad. But hear me out. Because this one is honestly delicious. It combines yummy, earthy fall flavors that you’re craving this time… Continue reading

My Go-To Dressing

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I never buy salad dressing. I think it’s a combination of growing up with simple olive oil and apple cider vinegar dressed on all my salads (still can’t make it as good as… Continue reading

Simple Smoothie Recipes

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I’ll be the first to admit that even a mere 6 months ago I wasn’t on the smoothie train. I’m a girl who LOVES her breakfast (it’s always been my favorite meal of… Continue reading

Sprouting 101

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At some point in our life we’ve all eaten sprouts, right? You’re likely thinking of  those stringy alfalfa ones that are filled in a veggie sandwich you order at a deli. But, have… Continue reading

2 Great Recipes To Use Up Those Summer Tomatoes

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I get married in less than two weeks.   This past weekend was my last weekend in KC before heading to Maine for the wedding.  You’d think I’d be running around worrying about… Continue reading

Make This Tonight!

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Last night was just one of those nights. After working non-stop all day, both John and I had plans to hunker down and work all night. I was feeling tired and stiff from… Continue reading

Tomato and Basil Galette

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Since I won’t be winning any gardening awards in the near future, when I did undertake a major weeding session the other weekend I was surprised to see how well my tomato plants… Continue reading

Gluten-Free Labeling Regulations and a Homemade, Gluten-Free Cereal

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The FDA Adherence to a gluten-free diet is critical for those with celiac disease, an autoimmune reaction to gluten, a protein found in wheat, barley and rye, and the lack of label regulation… Continue reading

Fancy Granola

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Last week I posted about my everyday granola recipe.  It’s a simple, reliable, easy recipe that you can use every single day.  This week, I’m sharing my recipe for what I like to… Continue reading

Homemade Everyday Granola

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When I’m not eating Oatmeal Cupcakes for breakfast, I like to bring Greek yogurt, fruit, and homemade granola to work.  I’ve never been one for breakfast cereals.  They get soggy so quickly.  Store… Continue reading

Put An Egg On It: Recipe Round-Up

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Portlandia shattered our bird-loving worlds with their skit “Put a Bird on It.”  How did they know about my love of things with birds? For years now, I have glimpsed things with birds… Continue reading

Low-Sugar / No-Sugar Strawberry Jam

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It’s finally the season of warm nights, fireworks and grilling. Of after-dinner bike rides, ice cream cones and farmers markets. And berries. There’s really nothing better than going to a u-pick farm and… Continue reading

Homemade Ricotta: It’s Easier Than You’d Think

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Whenever people ask me what my favorite food is (it happens more often than you’d think) a laundry list of delicious treats runs through my mind.  But invariably, it ends on cheese.  I… Continue reading

My New Favorite Breakfast

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Remember a few months back when i confessed to you how i don’t really like quinoa?  Well i’m back to say I’ve turned a corner. And it’s in the form of breakfast. A… Continue reading