Monday, March 21, 2011

Edamame Risotto

Edamame Risotto

Time for another (mostly) healthy post!  Risotto has become a go-to meal for me.  Here’s why: the ingredients are pretty basic so I always have them on-hand;  it’s super filling and makes a big batch which equals leftovers; I thoroughly enjoy cooking it; and lastly, wine is an ingredient! ...

Friday, March 18, 2011

Apple Crumble

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Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Turkey Meatballs with Simple Marinara

Turkey Meatballs with Simple Marinara

I think I’m on a ground turkey kick. After making these a couple of weeks ago, I started looking for a new ground turkey recipe.  I couldn’t come across anything that really caught my eye.  But you can’t go wrong with spaghetti and meatballs, right?  I decided that I...

Monday, March 14, 2011

Oatmeal & Blueberries!

Oatmeal & Blueberries!

 Devoured.  That’s what these were last Friday.  We had a treat day for a co-worker’s anniversary and I happened to have lots of fresh blueberries in the fridge.  I didn’t have a ton of extra time to whip something up and these happen to be quick, simple and d-e-l-i-c-i-o-u-s!!!...

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Classic Chocolate Cupcakes with Vanilla Cream Cheese Frosting

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I had a wrapping party this weekend.  Yes, I, along with two of my lovely bridesmaids wrapped 200 knives and forks in a napkin and tied it with yellow and black ribbon.  I thought that the least that I could do was repay them with homemade cupcakes.  Admittedly, I...

Sunday, March 6, 2011

Sweet Potato "Fries"

Sweet Potato "Fries"

Still counting down today…62 days to go!  Last night we enjoyed a relaxing weekend evening in after a very productive day!  Paul requested sweet potato “fries” and I requested grilled chicken so he grilled the chicken and I cooked the fries, along with toasted-garlic broccoli.  As I was taking photos...