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Baked Egg Cups: There’s Something for Everyone

Posted on Feb 27th, 2015

If you're looking for a quick, portable breakfast option, look no further than these Baked Egg Cups packed with ham, veggies, and…

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Chipotle Chicken Taco Salad {Gluten Free}

Posted on Feb 5th, 2015

When you're craving Tex Mex, but need something a little lighter, look no further than this smoky Chipotle Chicken Taco Salad…

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Slow Cooker Meatball Minestrone

Slow Cooker Meatball Minestrone

Posted on Jan 28th, 2015

Souper Bowl Week continues with this hearty Slow Cooker Meatball Minestrone. It's a satisfying one pot meal that only takes 15 minutes to…

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Slow Cooker Bacon Cheeseburger Soup with Tater Tots

Posted on Jan 26th, 2015

It's Souper Bowl Week here on NeighborFood which means my friends and I are loading you up with comforting soup recipes fit for any Super Bowl party…

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Three Ingredient Slow Cooker Queso

Posted on Jan 20th, 2015

Just three ingredients is all you need to make this dreamy Slow Cooker Queso.  Today you're going to learn things about me I should probably…

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Slow Cooker Sausage and Pepper Breakfast Casserole

Posted on Jan 19th, 2015

Let your crock pot make breakfast while you're sleeping with this easy Slow Cooker Breakfast Casserole packed with sausage, peppers, and…

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Slow Cooker Honey Nut Granola

Slow Cooker Honey Nut Granola

Posted on Jan 15th, 2015

This Honey Nut Granola recipe is made easy with the help of your slow cooker!  My love for granola is well documented on this blog. It's my…

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Slow Cooker Mediterranean Chicken Thighs

Slow Cooker Mediterranean Chicken and Green Beans

Posted on Jan 13th, 2015

These Slow Cooker Mediterranean Chicken is drenched in a dreamy white wine lemon sauce and smothered with capers, artichokes, mushrooms, and green…

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Chicken Chilaquiles

Slow Cooker Chicken Chilaquiles

Posted on Jan 9th, 2015

If you're looking for a way to spice up your dinner routine, try these Slow Cooker Chicken Chilaquiles. You'll never want regular nachos…

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Slow Cooker Sausage Ragu

Slow Cooker Italian Sausage, Beef, and Vegetable Ragu

Posted on Jan 5th, 2015

A generous ladle of this Slow Cooker Sausage Ragu is the best companion for a cold winter night. I've never been much for resolutions, but I…

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Savory Parmesan Ranch Granola

Posted on Dec 18th, 2014

This shop, featuring cheesy, snackable Savory Ranch Granola, has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Quaker. As always, all opinions are…

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Gluten Free Cranberry White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies

Posted on Dec 12th, 2014

These Gluten Free White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies are packed with goodies like dried cranberries and toasted coconut for a soft, chewy, puffy…

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One Pot Balsamic Chicken and Vegetables

One Pot Balsamic Chicken and Vegetables

Posted on Dec 10th, 2014

Show me someone who loves taking pictures of brown food, and I'll show you a person who belongs in the looney bin. While this Balsamic Chicken and…

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Maple Dijon Roasted Chicken with Brussels Sprouts and Squash

Posted on Dec 4th, 2014

This post is sponsored by Harvestland. As always, all opinions are my own. Tangy and sweet, this Maple Roasted Chicken with brussels sprouts and…

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One Pot Kale, Sweet Potato, and Sausage Soup

Posted on Nov 4th, 2014

After five years of marriage, I've learned if I want the Mr. to eat kale, I'm going to have to tempt him with something he really loves. In the case…

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Chicken and Mushroom Wild Rice Pilaf

Posted on Oct 2nd, 2014

This post is sponsored by Harvestland. As always, all opinions are my own. This Chicken and Mushroom Wild Rice Pilaf is a family favorite and the…

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Loaded Mashed Potato Spider Web Casserole #SundaySupper

Posted on Sep 28th, 2014

This creamy, comforting Loaded Mashed Potato Casserole is ready to add some spook to your Halloween table! Well, friends, we're officially headed…

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Caramel Apple Cider Ginger Ale Floats #SundaySupper

Posted on Sep 21st, 2014

Summer may be ending, but that doesn't mean we have to stop eating ice cream. These Caramel Apple Cider Ginger Ale Floats are the perfect excuse to…

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Slow Cooker Rosemary and Mushroom Pot Roast

Posted on Sep 15th, 2014

Let the crock pot do all the work for you with this savory, comforting Slow Cooker Rosemary Mushroom Pot Roast. This weekend I made another…

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Fish Taco Salads with Sriracha Lime Dressing

Posted on Sep 4th, 2014

In food, as in life, sometimes you don't get it right the first time. These Fish Taco Salad Bowls took a few times to get just right, but trust me…

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Waffle Fry Slider Burgers

Posted on Aug 29th, 2014

Pssst! I'm closing up my reader feedback survey this weekend, so if you haven't filled it out yet and would like to voice your opinion, click…

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Minty Tropical Smoothies

Posted on Aug 25th, 2014

Want to feel like you're sitting ocean side with a cool breeze fluttering across your face? Well, I can't exactly fly you all to Bermuda, but these…

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Tomato and Corn Chopped Salad with Cilantro Ranch Dressing

Posted on Aug 20th, 2014

 Have you taken my reader feedback survey yet? It only takes five minutes and will be a great help in making this space more helpful for all of you!…

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Roasted Tomatoes and Goat Cheese + Thoughts on Ferguson

Posted on Aug 18th, 2014

Today, I'm sharing this simple summer appetizer made with sweet roasted cherry tomatoes and a mound of warm tangy goat cheese. Plus, I share why I…

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Buttermilk Syrup

Posted on Aug 12th, 2014

This Buttermilk Syrup will take your breakfast game to the next level.  For the past few years I've met with a small group of women for…

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Easy Garden Fresh Tomato Basil Soup #SundaySupper

Posted on Aug 10th, 2014

Preserve the taste of summer with this Easy Garden Fresh Tomato Basil Soup. Come January, you'll be thanking yourself! If I had to choose a…

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Tabbouleh Salad

Posted on Jul 30th, 2014

This classic Tabbouleh Salad is so refreshing and a great way to use up garden fresh mint and parsley! The other day I was watching Family Feud…

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Spicy Asian Zucchini (10 Minute Side Dish)

Posted on Jul 28th, 2014

This Spicy Asian Zucchini can be whipped up in 10 minutes and makes a great summer side dish.  I firmly believe there is a direct correlation…

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Easy Shakshuka (Gluten Free)

Posted on Jul 24th, 2014

Gluten free and vegetarian, this spicy Shakshuka recipe is a satisfying one pot meal for any time of year. This shakshuka has been a long time…

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One Skillet Tilapia in Burst Tomato Wine Broth

Posted on Jul 10th, 2014

I have a confession to make. Despite the Mr. and I's deep love for seafood (as evidenced by our choice in vacation spots), I rarely make it at…

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Crispy sweet potatoes loaded up with ground turkey, tomato, feta, and tzatziki sauce!

Loaded Mediterranean Sweet Potato Fries with Tzatziki Sauce #ChooseDreams #WeekdaySupper

Posted on Jul 8th, 2014

This healthier take on loaded fries features crispy sweet potato fries piled high with ground turkey, tzatziki, and feta cheese! In my mind, it…

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Peach Crisp Smoothie

Posted on Jul 5th, 2014

This recipe has all the cinnamony sweet goodness of peach crisp in the form of a cool, creamy, good-for-you smoothie! Today I have the privilege…

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Red, White, and Blue White Chocolate Pudding Pops

Posted on Jun 26th, 2014

These Red, White, and Blue White Chocolate Pudding Pops are a cinch to throw together and perfect for Fourth of July parties! Among the many…

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Warm Asparagus and Tomato Salad

Posted on Jun 17th, 2014

This Warm Asparagus and Tomato Salad is dressed simply with a yolky fried egg and a sprinkling of Parmesan cheese. A satisfying and quick meal that's…

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Frozen Strawberry Lemonade Pie #SundaySupper

Posted on Jun 1st, 2014

This Frozen Strawberry Lemonade Pie is fluffy, light, and refreshing. Plus, it's no bake and easy to make gluten free! To me, it's just not summer…

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Asian Sesame Chicken Salad

Posted on May 27th, 2014

This Asian Sesame Chicken Salad is a light and refreshing gluten free meal packed with fresh vegetables and a tangy sweet sesame dressing. Perfect…

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Margarita Shrimp Tostadas

Posted on May 15th, 2014

These Margarita Shrimp Tostadas are filled with the bright, zesty flavors of summer. Talk about a day late and a dollar short. Or rather 10 days…

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Cilantro Lime Chicken Salad Stuffed Bell Peppers

Posted on May 13th, 2014

This Tex Mex inspired Chicken Salad is packed with bell peppers, cilantro, and lime for a bright, fresh flavor. Tis the season, my friends. No,…

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Nigella’s Flourless Chocolate Orange Cake

Posted on Apr 29th, 2014

This Flourless Chocolate Orange Cake is a stunning, 7 ingredient dessert made entirely in your blender.  You know the feeling you get when…

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Ham and Leek Frittata with Arugula

Posted on Apr 21st, 2014

This frittata combines leftover ham, leeks, and Parmesan cheese for a satisfying dinner made in 20 minutes flat! Got leftovers? ME TOO. My…

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Strawberry Cobb Salad with Strawberry Bacon Vinaigrette

Posted on Apr 14th, 2014

Strawberries, blue cheese, bacon, and red onion combine for the perfect springtime cobb salad. You might recall the Mr. has a slight aversion to…

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Vegetarian Udon Noodle Bowl with Spicy Peanut Sauce

Posted on Apr 3rd, 2014

Need a light but satisfying meal to use up all that fresh spring produce? This Vegetarian Udon Noodle Bowl with Spicy Peanut Sauce will be your new…

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Mediterranean Stuffed Balsamic and Herb Pork Tenderloin #PinkPork

Posted on Apr 1st, 2014

Juicy, tender Mediterranean Stuffed Pork Tenderloin covered in a tangy Balsamic and Rosemary sauce. Poor pork tenderloin. Can you imagine living…

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Chicken Sausage and Mushroom Skillet over Goat Cheese Grits #SundaySupper

Posted on Mar 23rd, 2014

This savory Chicken Sausage and Mushroom Skillet is sauteed in Merlot then served over goat cheese grits for a satisfying stovetop meal. When I…

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Mango Banana Strawberry Smoothie

Posted on Mar 18th, 2014

5 minutes and 5 ingredients to pure Mango Banana Smoothie bliss. Whatever happened to the plain fruit smoothie? I mean, nothing against green…

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Cheesy Mexican Tortilla Casserole (Gluten Free)

Posted on Feb 11th, 2014

This Mexican casserole made with layers of spicy seasoned veggies, corn tortillas, and plenty of cheese is a great vegetarian and gluten free…

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Strawberry Lemonade Valentine Linzer Cookies (Gluten Free)

Posted on Feb 4th, 2014

These Strawberry Lemonade Linzer Cookies are classy, elegant, and will have you dreaming of summer. The perfect treat for your Valentine! Was…

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3 Bean Cilantro Lime Salad

Posted on Jan 27th, 2014

Ah, the infamous Three Bean Salad. We all know it well. It's present at every potluck, summer picnic, and cookout, but it never seems to be anyone's…

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Spicy Creamy Sweet Potato Soup

Posted on Jan 24th, 2014

Happy Friday friends! I'm guest posting today over at Omeletta where we're talking good ideas, really bad ideas and a Spicy Sweet Potato Soup that'll…

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Red Potato, Bell Pepper, and Spinach Breakfast Hash #BetterWithReds #HealthyChoices

Posted on Jan 23rd, 2014

Easy, filling potato and veggie breakfast hash topped with a dippy egg PLUS a fantastic giveaway from Black Gold Farms and BodyMedia! Let's talk…

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Potato Chip Crusted Jalapeno Ranch Cheeseball

Posted on Dec 27th, 2013

A classic cheeseball is spiced up with jalapenos, ranch seasoning, and a crunchy potato chip coating! The food blogging world is a wild and…

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Chocolate Christmas Monster Cookies

Posted on Dec 16th, 2013

Getting a box of these Chocolate Monster Cookies with holiday M & Ms is like receiving a giant Christmas hug. Last Monday at this time the Mr.…

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Apple Pie Gingersnap Ice Box Cake (Gluten Free!)

Posted on Nov 26th, 2013

This Gingersnap Ice Box Cake is comprised of layers of apple pie filling, fluffy whipped cream, and spicy gingersnaps. It's a great make-ahead…

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Cranberry and Pear Sauce

Posted on Nov 21st, 2013

This ruby red Cranberry Pear Sauce is a great addition to your Thanksgiving table, and is totally make-ahead friendly! Tell me...when it comes to…

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Simple Garlic and Herb Roasted Turkey

Posted on Nov 18th, 2013

This is a no-tears, no-fuss Easy Roasted Turkey recipe. Read on to find out how to roast a turkey without losing your mind! On Friday I made my…

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5 Minute Lightened Up Amish Peanut Butter

Posted on Nov 15th, 2013

All it takes is 5 minutes and 4 ingredients to make this killer Amish Peanut Butter Spread. Your apples will thank you. Our family usually has our…

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Potatoes and Apples Au Gratin with Skellig Cheddar Cheese

Posted on Nov 12th, 2013

This extra cheesy Potato Au Gratin recipe gets a little extra sumpin' sumpin' with the addition of prosciutto and thinly sliced apples. There are…

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Crock Pot Applesauce

Posted on Nov 1st, 2013

In the interest of laziness, minimal work, and taking it easy, I bring you this easy Crock Pot Applesauce recipe. Because if an appliance can do it…

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Tomato Bacon Jam

Posted on Sep 24th, 2013

Sweet and smoky, this tomato bacon jam is like a surprise party for your tastebuds. I know, I know. We've all moved on. We're in fall mode. How…

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Slow Cooker White Chicken Chili #SundaySupper

Posted on Sep 22nd, 2013

Let the slow cooker do all the hard work with this easy, satisfying White Chicken Chili recipe.  I've been sick this whole week, so all I've…

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Three Cheese Lasagna Dip

Posted on Aug 30th, 2013

What is it about dips that are so irresistible? Is it the layers of flavors and textures? How crazy easy they are to make? The joy of dunking a…

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Sweet and Spicy Asian Veggie Tacos

Posted on Aug 15th, 2013

So this happened. In some strange parallel universe Asian flavors met Mexican delivery system and it was all kinds of weird and…

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Broiled Nectarines with Cashews, Bacon, Arugula, and Balsamic Cream

Posted on Aug 13th, 2013

Fact: I am terrible at ordering at restaurants. The usual sequence of events goes something like this: I read through the entire menu, picking…

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Homemade Hummus and Spicy Turkish Ezme Salad #SundaySupper

Posted on Aug 11th, 2013

On Friday we learned how to make ridiculously smooth, creamy hummus. We skinned beans. It was kinda awkward. But in the end, it was totally worth…

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How to Make Ultra Smooth Homemade Hummus…or The Hummus Dreams Are Made Of

Posted on Aug 9th, 2013

Alright everybody. Take a deep breath. Here's the long, drawn out, overly dramatic story about how I finally discovered the perfect, ultimate,…

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Watermelon Lime Mint Popsicles

Posted on Aug 6th, 2013

Before we dive into these deliciously simple Watermelon Lime Mint Pops, we have a very lucky winner to announce! The winner of the King Arthur Flour…

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Pina Colada Fried Ice Cream with Honey Rum Drizzle

Posted on Jul 23rd, 2013

July is National Ice Cream Month, and I just couldn't let it slip away without sharing with you one of my favorite ways to eat this frozen…

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Mediterranean Chopped Salad with Creamy Greek Dressing

Posted on Jun 21st, 2013

Remember that one time I discovered chopped salad and it was the best day ever? And I declared my undying affection for chopped salads and swore to…

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Summer Berry Salad with Roasted Walnuts, Goat Cheese, and Orange Vinaigrette

Posted on Jun 12th, 2013

I spent the month before vacation obsessively searching the interwebs for a cute swimsuit. It was slightly less dreadful than trying on spandex in a…

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Honey Bear Smoothie for #SundaySupper

Posted on Jun 9th, 2013

I'm so happy to welcome Kendra Thornton to Neighborfood today. Kendra is a travel expert who has literally eaten all over the world! She's also a mom…

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Strawberry Cream Cheese Pretzel Salad

Posted on May 16th, 2013

Whoever managed to call this stuff a salad sure got away with some stuff. I bet that person could talk themselves out of pretty much…

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Grilled Plums with Mascarpone and Honey

Posted on May 15th, 2013

Grilled desserts are all about keeping it simple. When summer berries and stone fruits are in their prime, they need little dressing up. A trip on…

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Grilled S’more Banana Packets

Posted on May 14th, 2013

Welcome to week 3 of Gather Round the Grill! So far, we've talked Cookout Sides and Cookout Main Dishes, but this may be the best week yet. It's…

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Gluten Free Coconut Cake with Fresh Berries, Ganache, and Whipped Cream for #SundaySupper

Posted on May 12th, 2013

It’s difficult to imagine where I’d be without mom’s table. I grew up at that table amidst plates, casserole dishes, and the Sunday paper.…

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Grilled Teriyaki Beef Skewers

Posted on May 9th, 2013

Raise your hand if your definition of teriyaki sauce involves some sort of dark brown liquid in a glass bottle that's been chilling in your fridge…

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Grilled Lemon Tilapia and Summer Vegetables in a Foil Packet

Posted on May 8th, 2013

I've already blathered on about how much I love foil packet dinners, so I'll spare you for this second go around. Suffice it to say, foil packet…

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Chipotle Sweet Potato and Chicken Sausage Foil Packets (Gluten Free)

Posted on May 7th, 2013

These sweet and spicy Chipotle Sweet Potato and Chicken Sausage Foil Packets are a quick weeknight meal made on the grill! Here's a little tidbit…

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Gather Round the Grill: Chinese Five Spice Chicken and Veggie Skewers

Posted on May 6th, 2013

Welcome to week two in Gather Round the Grill here on Neighborfood! This week is all about main dishes. All week we'll be talking easy, flavorful,…

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Avocado, Lime, and Sweet Pepper Slaw

Posted on May 2nd, 2013

So I've already told you that potato salad and I aren't friends. And that I used to avoid pasta salad like the plague. Guess what other classic…

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Grilled Potatoes and Mushrooms with Lemon and Dill

Posted on May 1st, 2013

Potato salad and I have never really been friends. We've met on several occasions. At a friend's house, at the neighborhood cookout, at the grocery…

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Asian Snap Peas and Peppers for #SundaySupper

Posted on Apr 28th, 2013

I'm a little bit embarrassed to admit that until one month ago I didn't even know how to turn on our grill. The grill was the Mr.'s zone. I brought…

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Raspberry Cordial from Anne of Green Gables #SundaySupper

Posted on Apr 14th, 2013

Oh, Anne Shirley. That adventurous red-headed dreamer with a heart of gold and a penchant for trouble. She's as much a part of my childhood as Barbie…

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Hoisin Pork Stir Fry

Posted on Apr 11th, 2013

Sometimes I make and photograph a meal that I know won't make it's way onto the blog for awhile. When that's the case, I usually jot down a few…

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BLT Chopped Salad with Avocado and Aged Cheddar

Posted on Apr 2nd, 2013

This dish should really be called BLT Chopped Salad with Avocado, Aged Cheddar, Snap Peas, Carrots, Peppers, and Caesar dressing. Buuuut I thought…

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Broiled Oranges with Toasted Coconut for #SundaySupper

Posted on Mar 31st, 2013

Today I'm going to keep things simple. I'm going to rub sugar into bright, juicy oranges, broil them up, and top them with coconut. And I'm going…

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Garlic Mashed Party Potatoes

Posted on Mar 8th, 2013

Guys, it has been a wild few weeks around here. We've celebrated birthdays, traveled to West Virginia, gotten sick (twice), lost our voices at a…

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Easy Vegan Lentil Soup for #SundaySupper

Posted on Feb 17th, 2013

If you mention the word vegan in my house you'll likely either get an eye-roll, a groan, or a grimace from my better half. It's not that the Mr.…

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Creamy Mushroom Soup

Posted on Jan 28th, 2013

Ahhhh, cream of mushroom soup. You warm, cozy old friend. Up until last week I hadn't enjoyed a bowl of plain cream of mushroom soup in years. As…

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Balsamic and Onion Pot Roast in a Crockpot!

Posted on Jan 14th, 2013

Raise your hand if you're sick! Oh dear. It's like...all of you, isn't it. Now, do me a favor if your hand is raised. Back away from the…

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Cornbread, Sausage, and Apple Dressing (it’s Gluten Free!)

Posted on Nov 26th, 2012

Before last year the only kind of dressing that made it onto our family's Thanksgiving table came from a box with the word Stouffer's plastered on…

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Grace on a Plate…Pumpkin 7 Layer Bars

Posted on Oct 30th, 2012

These Pumpkin 7 Layer Bars are ridiculously easy to make and gluten free! I'm going to be honest. It's been a rough week around these…

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Crock Pot Beef and Broccoli (It’s gluten free!)

Posted on Oct 26th, 2012

No need to order take out. This Slow Cooker Beef and Broccoli is so easy to make and tastes just like the real thing! I made this dish for the…

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Pao de Queijo (Cheesy Puffs of Gluten Free Goodness)

Posted on Oct 16th, 2012

A few months ago a new restaurant popped up in the Arena District called Rodizio Grill, which is a brazilian steakhouse. If you've never been to a…

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How to Make Corn Tortillas without a Tortilla Press

Posted on Oct 5th, 2012

Put this on the list of things I never thought I'd do. Make my own tortillas? The idea was about as foreign to me as making my own shoes. After…

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Gluten Free Crock Pot Tequila Lime Beef Tacos

Posted on Oct 2nd, 2012

Let your Crock Pot make dinner tonight, with these easy Tequila Lime Beef Tacos. A great gluten free meal! According to the Mr., you can never…

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Forgotten Veggie Spicy Udon Noodle Bowl

Posted on Sep 25th, 2012

There's always a few of them. You know what I'm talking about. They sit in the crisper drawer of your fridge getting more and more...not…

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Monster Cookies

Posted on Sep 14th, 2012

Dear, sweet, readers, I want to give you a gift. Something warm and simple and comforting. Consider these cookies a big fat THANK YOU for coming here…

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Chai Latte Granita with Honeyed Whipped Cream

Posted on Aug 29th, 2012

I'm smack in the middle of a long love affair with Chai Tea. I can't remember when exactly it started, only that it was love at first sip. I've…

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Strawberry Spinach Salad with Sweet Lemon Dressing

Posted on Aug 17th, 2012

My brain is having trouble keeping up with my calendar. I'm still basking in the June warmth, preparing myself for a summer full of reunions, cook…

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Warm Zucchini Quinoa

Posted on Aug 10th, 2012

Oh, zucchini. The vegetable we love to hate. It's not that it's not delicious...or versatile...or good for us. It's just that it's so darn…

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Watermelon Salsa

Posted on Jul 24th, 2012

The Mr. and I love watermelon. And we're definitely capable of pounding a hefty pile of watermelon in one sitting. But buying a giant 5 lb…

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Grilled Balsamic and Rosemary Carrots

Posted on May 22nd, 2012

You know that grill sitting out back? The one that sears your steaks and chars your hot dogs? Yeah, you know the one I'm talking about. It…

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Strawberry Jam Breakfast Quinoa

Posted on May 10th, 2012

Am I the only one with serious issues pronouncing the word quinoa? It can be just a bit frustrating when you're cooking with something you can't…

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Frozen Strawberry Fluff with Gluten Free Option

Posted on May 3rd, 2012

This Frozen Strawberry Fluff is a light, refreshing dessert that's totally no bake and made in 20 minutes! As a kid, I loved going over to my best…

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Asparagus, Ham, and Cheese Frittata

Posted on Apr 12th, 2012

Leftover ham anyone? Yeah, me too. Lots and lots and lots of ham. Don't get me wrong, I love a good ham and cheese sandwich, but after 3…

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Chocolate Robin’s Egg Nests (With Gluten Free version)

Posted on Mar 29th, 2012

These easy no bake Chocolate Robin's Egg Nests are an adorable addition to your Easter tables! Spring snuck up on me this year. I cannot ever,…

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Flourless Chocolate, Almond, and Coconut Cookies (Gluten Free and Low Fat!)

Posted on Mar 27th, 2012

Do you love the rich, crackly top of a pan of brownies? MAKE THESE COOKIES. Do you have waaaay too many egg whites hanging out in your fridge…

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Dark Chocolate Cranberry Coconut Granola (Gluten Free!)

Posted on Mar 5th, 2012

Most of you are probably already aware of my deep love for granola. I did, after all, right an ode to it not too long ago. I usually always have a…

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Creamy Thai Coconut, Chicken, and Veggie Soup

Posted on Feb 20th, 2012

It's the little things, really. After a long, stressful day at work peeling and chopping a whole head of garlic could be the task that snaps my…

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Spicy-Sweet Kale, Coconut, and Brown Rice

Posted on Feb 6th, 2012

Wait, wait, wait. Please don't go. I know it sounds odd. I know you're skeptical. Believe me, I was too. But Joy over at Joy the Baker said this…

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Peppermint (or not) Hot Fudge Sauce

Posted on Jan 29th, 2012

Whoa. Whoa. Whoa. Did anybody else notice it's been almost a whole month since the last dessert post here on Bake. Eat. Repeat? Time sure flies…

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Oatmeal with Caramelized Bananas, Toasted Coconut, and Walnuts

Posted on Jan 21st, 2012

Monday through Friday breakfasts around here are pretty boring. Just to give you an idea they usually involve a bowl, some milk, and lots and lots of…

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Balsamic Roasted Green Beans and Mushrooms

Posted on Jan 2nd, 2012

There's nothing quite like the start of a new year. These first few days of January are filled with such great expectation for another year of life.…

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Roasted Pork Loin with Bacon Brown Sugar Glaze

Posted on Dec 29th, 2011

Well, the New Year is upon us and you know what that means, right? One last weekend of parties and indulgence before we attempt to fit back into our…

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Creamy Sweet and White Potato Soup with Bacon

Posted on Dec 18th, 2011

You know those people who put their Christmas trees up Thanksgiving day, finish all of their shopping on Black Friday, and have neat stacks of…

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Tender Beer Soaked Crock Pot Roast

Posted on Dec 8th, 2011

The Mr. wooed me with this roast. It's difficult to resist a man who makes a fork-tender, fall-apart-in-your-mouth roast. And the best part was, he…

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How to Make Homemade Salted Caramel Sauce

Posted on Dec 4th, 2011

Here is your holiday pizzazz...your wow factor...your little "sumpin sumpin." Homemade Caramel Sauce. Warm, gooey, and oh so comforting, it's…

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Our Gluten Free Thanksgiving- Sweet Potato Casserole

Posted on Nov 17th, 2011

I used to hate sweet potatoes. Plain, fried, covered in marshmallows--it didn't matter how they were dressed up, I avoided them like the plague. I…

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Jalapeno Feta Dip

Posted on Oct 23rd, 2011

Question: What do you get when you combine a block of feta cheese, a few spicy jalapenos, and a couple roasted garlic cloves? Answer: The best. dip.…

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Roasted Tomatillo and Avocado Salsa

Posted on Sep 14th, 2011

You may have remembered me mentioning a garden awhile back. This garden was supposed to be simple. Neat. Orderly. And produce perfect produce that…

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Baked Oatmeal with Mix Ins

Posted on Jul 4th, 2011

You know how when you go out to eat with friends there's always that one person who can't decide what they want? That person does everything to delay…

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Embarrassingly Easy Italian Grilled Chicken

Posted on May 29th, 2011

I day weekends. And Memorial Day weekend is one of the best. Sunshine, family get- togethers, the first of the season's fresh…

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Gluten Free Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Posted on Apr 20th, 2011

Last fall, after dealing with undiagnosed abdominal pain for years, my mom decided to try a completely gluten free diet. For those of you who don't…

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Ode to Granola

Posted on Mar 12th, 2011

This healthy homemade granola recipe is the perfect blend of crunchy oats, nuts, dried fruit, and honey.  Oh granola, how do I love thee? Let me…

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