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Meyer Lemon Filled Chocolates

Believe it or not these Meyer Lemon Filled Chocolates are super easy to make at home, and you can customize the chocolate and the filling in countless variations!


Eggs Benedict Quiche with Hollandaise Sauce

Eggs Benedict Quiche with Hollandaise Sauce ~ this brilliant hack lets you enjoy your favorite luxury breakfast in easy sliceable form ~ complete with little chunks of Canadian bacon, and a quick and creamy hollandaise sauce!


Mediterranean Sheet Pan Salmon

Mediterranean Sheet Pan Salmon ~ this quick and easy 30 minute meal is beautiful, delicious, heart healthy, gluten free, low carb, low calorie, paleo, and whole 30 friendly. You can't afford not to try it!


Baked Feta Cheese with Olives, Lemon and Rosemary

Baked Feta with Olives, Lemon and Rosemary ~ an easy baked cheese appetizer that shows off the spectacular sun drenched flavors of the Mediterranean.


Spicy Zoodle Pad Thai Salad

Zoodle Pad Thai Salad is a refreshing low carb version of the beloved Thai street food, made with spiralized zucchini.


Creamy White (leftover) Turkey Chili

Creamy White Turkey Chili is a luscious creamy white chili that gets raves every time ~ the slow cooker does all the work and you get all the glory!


Lemon Chicken Biryani

This Lemon Chicken Biryani recipe is a lush one pot chicken and rice dish from India that goes from weeknight meal to entertaining with ease.


Creamy Chicken with Wild Rice and Mushrooms

Creamy Chicken with Wild Rice and Mushrooms is an easy and comforting meal whether you're having company over or just sitting down with the family.


Hummus with Turkey & Zucchini Meatballs

Hummus with Turkey and Zucchini Meatballs ~ creamy hummus topped with healthy meatballs made with ground turkey and shredded zucchini.


Wild Rice Bowl with Watercress and Hazelnuts

My Wild Rice Bowl with Watercress and Hazelnuts celebrates the best fall flavors ~ it's earthy, gluten free, vegan, and utterly delicious!


Grilled Chicken with Peach Jalapeño Salsa

Grilled Chicken with Peach Jalapeno Salsa ~ this lightning quick meal is low calorie, low fat, low carb, gluten free, and also insanely delicious!


Beef Broccoli Noodle Bowls

Beef and Broccoli Noodle Bowls ~ these lightning fast stir fry bowls are so vibrant and full of flavor you'd never guess they're a 30-minute meal!


Marbled Pumpkin Bundt Cake

Marbled Pumpkin Bundt Cake is a moist tender cake swirled with dark chocolate and topped with a thick bittersweet ganache.


Easy Pasta Bolognese Recipe

My Easy Pasta Bolognese recipe is an upscale version of spaghetti and meat sauce and the amazing depth of flavor is worth the little extra effort!


Pumpkin French Toast

Great French toast begins with great bread. Don’t use the pre-sliced stuff, get yourself some good bakery bread. I used whole wheat, but so many types work well. Brioche is a classic.


Chicken with Caramelized Onion and Cardamom Rice

Chicken with Caramelized Onions and Cardamom Rice, from Jerusalem.


Praline Pumpkin Snack Cake

Pecan Praline Pumpkin Cake has the perfect tender crumb, a lightly spiced pumpkin flavor, and an out of this world pecan praline caramel frosting!


Bittersweet Gingerbread Brownies

Bittersweet Gingerbread Brownies ~ chewy frosted brownies topped off with a decadent bittersweet ganache for a unique holiday treat.


Chimichurri Shrimp

Chimichurri Shrimp ~ a low carb and paleo friendly appetizer, or a comforting 30-minute meal with pasta, couscous, or warm toasty bread.


7 Grain Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

7 Grain Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins ~ these healthy whole grain muffins are light and fluffy with seven different types of whole grains!


6 Minute Instant Pot Lobster Risotto

6 Minute Instant Pot Lobster Risotto ~ a luxuriously creamy risotto enriched with brandy, mascarpone cheese, and browned butter, all made in just a few minutes, right in the Instant Pot!


Pumpkin Pie Pops

What could be more season spanning than a pumpkin pie popsicle?  These creamy popsicles taste like that cold piece of leftover pie you sneak straight from the fridge the day after Thanksgiving.


Death by Chocolate Pumpkin Bread

If you're a pumpkin lover, or a chocolate lover, you can't afford to pass up this Death by Chocolate Pumpkin Bread, it's quite decadently delicious.


Crock Pot Pumpkin Butter

Crock Pot Pumpkin Butter ~ this easy slow cooker pumpkin butter recipe is the first thing I make every fall. It's super easy to throw together!


Spring Green Risotto with Peas, Asparagus and Fennel

Spring Green Risotto with Peas, Asparagus and Fennel ~ this healthy risotto recipe with fresh spring vegetables will have you dreaming of spring!


Steak Fajita Skewers with Cilantro Pesto

Steak Fajita Skewers with Cilantro Pesto, this easy recipe is a fun way to enjoy fajitas, serve them on or off the skewer with rice, couscous, or tortillas.


Thai Beef Salad

Thai Beef Salad is a healthy low carb main course salad made with rare steak, lots of fresh herbs, and a tangy garlic ginger dressing!


Glazed Gingerbread Bundt Cake

Glazed Gingerbread Bundt Cake ~ a spiced gingerbread cake iced with a thin sugar glaze ~ this easy spice cake guaranteed to get you in the holiday spirit.


Slow Cooker/Crock Pot Beef Bourguignon

Slow Cooker/Crock Pot Beef Bourguignon is a fix it and forget it meal - this easy slow cooker beef stew will get rave reviews!


The Best Instant Pot Beef Bourguignon

The Best Instant Pot Beef Bourguignon ~ this epic beef stew cooks in just 30 minutes in the amazing Instant Pot. The meat is melt in your mouth tender and the famous French flavors shine through ~ don't miss this one!


Grand Marnier Truffles

Grand Marnier Truffles are a super easy decadent holiday treat with a subtle hint of orange liqueur.


Candy Cane Toffee

Candy Cane Toffee ~ a holiday twist on a classic candy that marries peppermint with buttery toffee!


Chicken Thighs Marsala for Two

Chicken Thighs Marsala for Two is a quick and easy one skillet meal for a romantic date night, or a casual weeknight dinner.


Shrimp Scampi Fra Diavolo

Shrimp Scampi Fra Diavolo ~ this fiery romantic dish can be whipped up in 30 minutes with a bag of frozen shrimp and pantry staples.


Honey Buttermilk Roast Chicken

Honey Buttermilk Roast Chicken is a mouth watering dish that takes very little effort to prepare.


Curried Chicken Waldorf Salad

Curried Chicken Waldorf Salad ~ everybody loves chicken salad, but jazz it up with warm Indian spices, crisp apples celery, raisins, walnuts, coconut, grapes and it becomes a fork magnet.


Shrimp Pad Thai

Shrimp Pad Thai is a healthy stir fry noodle bowl made with gluten free noodles, shrimp, and classic Thai flavors like ginger, garlic, lime, and cilantro.


Green Goddess Immune Boosting Soup

Green Goddess Immune Boosting Soup ~ this healthy soup is full of powerful superfoods to help you get through flu season without so much as a sniffle!


Copycat Starbucks Gingerbread

Copycat Starbucks Gingerbread ~ skip the trip to the pricey coffee shop and make your own moist and perfectly spiced frosted gingerbread.


Instant Pot Irish Stew

Instant Pot Irish Stew is the real deal, a classic rich stew made with lamb, potatoes, root veggies, cabbage, and, of course, a good dose of Guinnesss. Only instead of simmering long hours on the stove, this stew cooks in just 30 minutes!


Weight Loss Soup

Winter Weight Loss Soup ~ this revitalizing soup is satisfying and delicious. I don't know where I'd be without it ~ probably a few pounds heavier!


Honeysuckle Vodka Lemonade

Honeysuckle Vodka Lemonade ~ this uniquely refreshing cocktail is make with homemade honeysuckle infused vodka and fresh squeezed lemonade!


Lemon Yogurt Breakfast Cake

Lemon Yogurt Breakfast Cake, or Ciambella ~ this is a classic Italian style lemon bundt cake with lots of lemony flavor and a delicate crumb. Pair it with a good cup of coffee and you've got the start to a great day.


Brussels Sprout Carbonara

Brussels Sprout Carbonara is the classic Italian comfort dish made even better with the addition of my favorite veggie!


Pasta Alla Norma

Pasta Alla Norma is an Italian standby, it's earthy, homey, and except for the glossy purple eggplant, is made entirely from pantry staples.


Peach Cobbler with Cinnamon Swirl Biscuits

Peach Cobbler with Cinnamon Swirl Biscuits ~ with lots of ripe peaches topped off with tender homemade biscuits that think they're cinnamon buns...this delicious mashup just works!


Chicken with Snow Peas

Chicken with Snow Peas is a clean fresh 30 minute meal! It's low fat, gluten free, and absolutely delicious!


Antipasto Skewers

Antipasto Skewers are a fun and easy appetizer for a crowd! These colorful skewers are a fun and healthy appetizer for any occasion!


Mushroom and Brie Soup

Mushroom and Brie Soup is a fall classic kicked up with creamy Brie cheese ~ perfect for a cozy dinner on the couch or a first course for big holiday meal.


Individual Fresh Raspberry Pavlovas

Individual Raspberry Pavlovas are naturally gluten free, and divine. This easy mini pavlova recipe is made with egg whites, fresh raspberries, and whipped cream for a divine, light-as-air meringue dessert ~ can you say romantic?


Miso Ramen with Shitake and Chicken

Miso Ramen with Shitake and Chicken ~ this Japanese noodle bowl is an easy 30-minute meal full of protein and the healthy benefits of miso.


I Want to Marry You Cookie Dough Bars

Easy raw cookie dough bars full of chocolate chips, peanut butter chips, oats, and pecans.


Broccoli Cheese Casserole

Broccoli Cheese Casserole is a classic comforting side dish made with whole ingredients, from scratch --- no canned soup or mayo!


Spicy Rainbow Slaw

This healthy Spicy Rainbow Slaw with a tangy lemon yogurt dressing is made with red and green cabbage, bell peppers, watermelon radishes, jicama, and a touch of jalapeno complements any summer meal --- it's cooling, crunchy, and crazy colorful!


Chicken with Cracked Olives

Chicken with Cracked Olives and Herbs ~ this is a fabulous one pot meal in the vibrant and healthy Mediterranean tradition ~ it bursts with sunny flavor!


No Bake Rhubarb Dream Bars

No Bake Rhubarb Dream Bars are light as air treats flushed with a hint of pink from the season's first rhubarb. This easy no bake dessert is always a favorite!


Chewy Ginger Cookies

Chewy Ginger Cookies are the ultimate fall and holiday cookie, full of spices and molasses, they're easy to make and your whole house will smell amazing.


Better than Starbucks Cranberry Bliss Bread

Better Than Starbucks Cranberry Bliss Bread has all the bells and whistles of the original bars in an irresistible pound cake form.


Cocoa Buttermilk Pancakes with Strawberries

These fun chocolatey pancakes topped with strawberries will help get any day off to a festive and delicious start!


No Bake Vegan Thin Mint Cookies

My No Bake Vegan Thin Mint Cookies are quick and easy to make, and hopelessly addictive, just like the ones from your favorite Girl Scout!


Pumpkin Churro Doughnuts with Warm Chocolate Sauce

These churro/doughnuts are crunchy on the outside and lightly spiced and pumpkin-y on the inside. And that’s not even counting the to-die-for hot chocolate dunking sauce with a hint of cinnamon.


Mexican Street Corn Salad

Mexican Street Corn Salad is a fiesta in a bowl!


Ham and Swiss Pasta Roll Up Gratin

Ham and Swiss Pasta Roll Up Gratin --- paper thin sliced ham and Swiss cheese rolled up in fresh pasta, sliced, and baked in a creamy gratin --- yum!


Rainbow Chicken Skewers with Spicy Pesto Sauce

Rainbow Chicken Skewers with Spicy Pesto Sauce ~ my easy chicken skewers can be made on the grill or in the oven, so you can enjoy this healthy 30 minute meal all year long!


Honeysuckle Ice Cream

Honeysuckle ice Cream is a


Chopped Israeli Pasta Salad

Israeli Pasta Salad is a mash-up of two of my favorite summer salads, it's packed with veggies and actually gets better after a day or two in the fridge!


Chicken Thighs with White Beans and Wilted Greens

Chicken Thighs with White Beans and Wilted Greens ~ easy enough for a weeknight dinner, and perfect for when you want your company to feel like family.


Instant Pot Pork Chops in Creamy Mushroom Sauce

Instant Pot Pork Chops in Creamy Mushroom Sauce ~ fork tender pork chops cook up in no time in the pressure cooker ~ it's instant comfort food gratification!


Wheat Berry Salad with Beets and Feta

Wheat Berry Salad with Beets and Feta ~ this delicious whole grain salad is healthy, protein rich, and full of fiber ~ a perfect side dish for the holidays.


Gluten Free Tangerine Cake

Gluten Free Tangerine Cake ~ this delicious flourless cake made with the whole fruit and almond flour in the Italian tradition ~ it takes just like biting into a fresh tangerine!


Drumstick Ice Cream Pie

Drumstick Ice Cream Pie is inspired by one of summer’s most memorable treats. it's an easy, no-bake dessert that wows everybody!


Chinese Chicken Salad

This Chinese Chicken Salad recipe is a healthy year round main course salad. It's colorful, satisfying, and insanely crunchy!


Breakfast Pasta

Breakfast Pasta ~ it's modeled after pasta carbonara, but with a heavier emphasis on the meat and eggs.  I used the ever present leftover ham, and a few slices of apple wood smoked bacon for this magical skillet pasta!


Sweet Onion and Herb Quiche

Sweet Onion and Herb Quiche is the perfect recipe --- easy to prep, it goes from breakfast to brunch, to lunch, to dinner without blinking an eye.


Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Pomegranate

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Pomegranate is a super easy fall and holiday side dish that will make Brussels sprouts lovers out of everyone at the table!


Firecracker Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Low carb eating just got a whole lot more interesting with my Firecracker Chicken Lettuce Wraps! Who needs rice when you've got crunchy lettuce leaves?


Lemon Crunch Bars

No Bake Lemon Crunch Bars have an easy going, vintage vibe --- you probably already have everything you need to make these tangy treats! No bake and perfect for summer.


Mushroom and Egg Breakfast Pastries

Mushroom and Egg Breakfast Pastries look fancy but they're easy to make using frozen puff pastry. They make an elegant presentation for brunch!


Banana Walnut Cake with Mocha Buttercream

Banana Walnut Cake with Mocha Buttercream ~ this little banana snack cake is definitely a step above the rest!


Apricot Pie

Nothing says summer like a slice of juicy pie and this fresh apricot pie with lots of sweet/tart apricots piled into a buttery crust doesn't disappoint!


Beef Barley Soup

Luxurious Beef Barley Soup. Put another log on the fire and cozy up with a steaming mug of this classic comforting soup. Recipe for crock pot or stove top!


Rainbow Summer Rolls

Rainbow Summer Rolls are a healthy and refreshing Vietnamese salad wrap filled with colorful veggies for an amazing crunch ~ they're vegan and gluten free!


One Banana Banana Bread

One Banana Banana Bread with Chocolate Chips and Walnuts ~ when there's just one banana left on the counter, this one-banana, one-bowl quick bread recipe steps up to the plate.


Speculoos Spice Cookies

Speculoos Spice Cookies, from a classic Dutch recipe for perfect cut outs ~ these pretty snowflakes will be the stars of your holiday co