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Cheat Day Dessert Under 200 Calories: Grilled Peaches with Almond Butter and Mint Berry Compote

November 2, 2014 - 9:45 am in Recipes
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Sweet, nutty, creamy, and topped with a mint berry compote, this peaches-and-creme inspired dessert is just as perfect for a romantic date night as it is for an evening of binge-watching Netflix a la solo. It's light, aromatic, and super easy. If you hate…

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Spicy Cilantro Pesto

August 26, 2014 - 10:13 am in Condiments, Recipes
Spicy Cilantro Pesto
4.5 (90%) 2 votes

Traditional pesto is an uncooked sauce made with fresh basil, garlic, parmesan or pecorino cheese, pine nuts and olive oil used in Italian cuisine that…

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Breakfast on the Go!

June 3, 2014 - 10:05 am in Recipes
Breakfast on the Go!
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They say that breakfast is the most important meal of the day but often we forgo this essential step because of our harried schedules. To me, breakfast…

Baked Chicken Wings

Baked Chicken Wings with Sofrito and Barbecue Sauce

March 11, 2014 - 8:15 am in Recipes
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This past weekend I had one of those Saturdays that had a to-do list that was bound to keep me running around all day.  But on days like these, what’s for dinner is a bit of a concern because that’s when, if unprepared, we end up falling into the drive-thru…

Sofri-Yaki Shrimp

Camarones al Sofri-Yaki!

March 3, 2014 - 10:00 am in Recipes
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Seafood is one of my favorites but going out to seafood restaurants can be pricey. I try to make easy dishes that can be ready in almost the same amount of time as if ordered in a restaurant. The payoff is great food at a great price plus I’m in control…