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Tomato Carrot Soup with Bacon Croutons

Tomato Carrot Soup with Bacon Croutons

Diet food. Two words that make me shudder. I’ve always thought it better to take an extra walk or run an extra mile rather than give up the things I [...]

August 2, 2011 × 3 comments

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Heirloom Tomato, Olive & Goat Cheese Tart

Heirloom Tomato, Olive & Goat Cheese Tart

I was going to call this a “rustic” or “freeform” tart, but let’s be honest here. This is the tart of a lazy person. A person without one of those [...]

August 12, 2010 × 14 comments

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Easy Mediterranean Pasta Salad

Easy Mediterranean Pasta Salad

I could use this space to complain about my crazy busy week, but I won’t do that. Isn’t it more fun to wax poetic about the wonders of pasta salad? [...]

August 4, 2010 × 5 comments

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Refreshing Gazpacho Soup

Refreshing Gazpacho Soup

Ah, Summertime in Miami. The thermostat hits 80 before the sun rises and the air wraps around you the second you step outside. It’s so hot and sticky, you don’t [...]

May 25, 2010 × 7 comments

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Wheat Berry Greek Salad

Wheat Berry Greek Salad

Earlier this week, I asked you guys what you wanted to see more of on the blog. I got quite a few requests for salads, in-season produce and vegetarian dishes [...]

May 21, 2010 × 12 comments

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Easter Brunch: Baked Eggs with Gruyere

Easter Brunch: Baked Eggs with Gruyere

Whoever came up with brunch is a genius. Sure, it just a late breakfast, but it’s a late breakfast with Mimosas. And if you’re at my house, it’s a late [...]

April 2, 2010 × 7 comments

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Summery Baked Tomatoes

Summery Baked Tomatoes

What happens when you take everything that’s fresh and colorful about summer and stuff it in a tomato? This amazingly light and flavorful dish – baked tomatoes stuffed with fresh [...]

August 26, 2009 × 11 comments

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Baked Turkey and Chorizo Meatballs

Baked Turkey and Chorizo Meatballs

I wonder how many variations of the meatball exist. Of course, there’s the traditional meatball with marinara that’s ladled over spaghetti – a classic. There are meatballs made of beef, [...]

August 21, 2009 × 9 comments

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Pasta Salad w/Steak & Blue Cheese Avocado Dressing

Pasta Salad w/Steak & Blue Cheese Avocado Dressing

I don’t want to get into a whole thing about girly foods versus manly foods. As a woman, I do love my salads, dainty cheese tarts and chocolate. But not [...]

August 7, 2009 × 13 comments

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Grilled Summer Squash Caprese

Grilled Summer Squash Caprese

Right around this time every year, people start scouring around for new zucchini recipes to get through what is usually an abundance of summer squash. Zucchini muffins, zucchini bread, ratatouille [...]

July 24, 2009 × 5 comments

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Grilled Red Pepper Salsa

Grilled Red Pepper Salsa

Ah, summer! Let me tell you, it’s hot down here. Really hot. Humidly, stiflingly, ridiculously hot. Still, despite the absurd heat, I love the summer because it means all-day stints [...]

June 18, 2009 × 3 comments

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arepas w/crab & avocado salad

arepas w/crab & avocado salad

Wikipedia says that “The arepa is a corn-based bread from the northern Andes in South America …” In reality, an arepa is more similar to a savory corn pancake, and [...]

June 23, 2008 × 10 comments