Archive for September, 2010

entree, sides & bites

Roasted Root Vegetables w/ Feta & Pumpkin Seeds

Roasted Root Vegetables w/ Feta & Pumpkin Seeds

Me and beets? We didn’t always get along. I didn’t like how they were dark and mushy and tasted of tin. You see, I had never had the pleasure of [...]

September 30, 2010 × 14 comments

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Meatballs with Roasted Pepper Tomato Sauce

Meatballs with Roasted Pepper Tomato Sauce

I’m not sure why, but I find meatballs to be one of life’s great delicacies. Maybe it’s because it takes so long to season, shape, brown and bake them that [...]

September 28, 2010 × 6 comments

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Fettuccine with Arugula Olive Pesto & Shrimp

Fettuccine with Arugula Olive Pesto & Shrimp

Last week was Tom’s birthday and I was so darn busy that I did not make a darn thing for him. Not even his morning smoothie or his cup of [...]

September 21, 2010 × 7 comments

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Chicken Stuffed with Spinach, Feta & Almonds

Chicken Stuffed with Spinach, Feta & Almonds

This month I signed up for a health challenge disguised as a game. It’s called Health Month. It works like this: give yourself a set of rules (Run at least [...]

September 14, 2010 × 13 comments

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Nicaraguan-style Repochetas (Quesadilla-Tacos)

Nicaraguan-style Repochetas (Quesadilla-Tacos)

A few weeks ago, we went over to my friend Meli’s new house for a tour and some quality time by the pool with our puppies. Her husband Augi is [...]

September 8, 2010 × 16 comments