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Collard Greens

I don't know if you've noticed, but I've been trying hard to incorporate new/different vegetables into my dinner plans.  One that I have not tried is collard greens.  Besides knowing that it is a lyric in the Veggie Tales theme song, I wasn't too knowledgeable on ways to cook it.  I must say, it was an… Continue reading Collard Greens

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Parmesan Spaghetti Squash

OK, I know I've been a raving fanatic about spaghetti squash, but I'm here to tell you it's only going to get worse from here.  I just baked the squash for the first time (as opposed to zapping it in the microwave) and may I just say? YUM!!!!  Ladies and gents, tis the season for… Continue reading Parmesan Spaghetti Squash

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Kale Chips

Ever crave crunch, salt, and a constant chewing motion? Unfortunately, potato chips is the first staple that people go to to remedy this horrible yet inconsistent syndrome.  Ladies and gents, I have a solution. KALE CHIPS!! I'm sure you've heard about this fad.  Everyone's talking about it on the streets, and if you haven't heard… Continue reading Kale Chips

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Julia Child is My Hero…

So I know that it's very cliche to make Julia Child my culinary hero, but let's be real, it's the truth!  If she is even the slightest bit similar to the Julia Child portrayed in the movie Julie & Julia then I can honestly say that we would be best of friends in another world. If you… Continue reading Julia Child is My Hero…

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Christina’s Quinoa Salad

I have a confession to make. I went to the gym today (first time in months) and managed not to break a sweat. No, I was not standing in a corner, yes I burned calories, and yes, I do think it was better than sitting on my butt.  For those of you who frequent the… Continue reading Christina’s Quinoa Salad