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Roasted Crispy Brussel Sprout Recipe

There is a restaurant in our neighborhood that has a very good happy hour menu. On those rare weeknights when I simply don’t feel like cooking, we will drop in and enjoy some of our favorite dishes. Along with the standard menu items like Spicy Tuna on Crispy Rice, Yellowtail Jalapeño, and bite sized Ribeye Yakitori, […]

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Eggplant Quinoa Meatballs + A Weeks Worth of Meals

I’ve fallen off the “blog-a-sphere” grid. That doesn’t mean I haven’t been cooking, feeding my family, and creating new and interesting dishes. It simply means that maintaing a food blog is a f@%*ing lot of work and the compensation sucks. Yea, everyone reading it hopefully gets inspired and in truth, that should be compensations enough. […]

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Napa Valley Grille Kale Salad Recipe + A Weeks Worth of Meals

It’s been a while, but I am back in the kitchen. I started with Baco Mercat’s Old Fashioned Blueberry Coffee Cake. What a great place to start! With some left over buttermilk from a very indulgent weeknight meal of Fried Chicken and Waffles (just do it once…you will score big with the kids), and a […]

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Shakshuka {Eggs Poached in Tomato Sauce} + A Weeks Worth of Meals

Raise your hand if you like breakfast for dinner? I LOVE breakfast for dinner and these days I am guilty of doing this more than once a week. Life gets busy and time isn’t always on my side. On those days, I open the fridge at 5pm, stare at what’s on hand and dishes like […]

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Ice Cream Sandwiches with Homemade Magic Shell

I haven’t been cooking. Well, if you call defrosting some homemade marinara and boiling some water for pasta, cooking, then I guess I have cooked a little bit. Last week was Isaac’s Bar Mitzvah(more on this later). I planned the whole event, from start to finish, and in the end, the high anxiety and elevated […]

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