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Fast and Delicious Weeknight Meals That Aren’t Take-Out!

This post was sponsored by Ling Ling and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. If you’ve been reading this blog for any length of time, you know I love a good hands-on cooking event, especially with other … Continue reading

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Fried Rice at Home that’s Better than Takeout

This post was sponsored by Ling Ling and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. When I was asked to feature Ling Ling Fried Rice on the blog, I have to admit, I was a little bit skeptical. … Continue reading

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Thai Peanut Sauce Recipe—So Good I Want to Eat It with a Spoon

I don’t remember when I first tasted Thai peanut sauce, but I know for sure that I have been obsessed with it since childhood. It’s a top contender for my desert island food. I mean, what better to have on … Continue reading

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How to Cook a Whole Chicken in an Instant Pot

If you don’t have an Instant Pot yet, all I can say is, well, you should! This is truly my favorite kitchen appliance ever. Why? Because I can make a delicious one-pot dinner—even starting with dried beans or frozen meat—in … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Pecan Tartlets with Date Caramel

I decided to make these delicious and adorable Gluten-Free Pecan Tartlets for #RecipeMakeover because they are practically health food. No, seriously. They’re not only gluten free, but also dairy free, refined sugar free, and packed with healthy pecans. The chopped … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Chicken Pot Pie #RecipeMakeover

Gluten free chicken pot pie has been my unicorn for years, ever since my husband went wheat-free making my old standby recipe useless. And then he cut out dairy, too. But chicken pot pie is just too good to live … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Pie Crust #RecipeMakeover

Disclaimer: I received a free jar of Barlean’s Butter-Flavored Coconut Oil to try for this post. I received no other compensation and all opinions are my own. Gluten-free pie crust has been a source of frustration and many a mediocre … Continue reading

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#RecipeMakeover Week Is Here!

Welcome to the first day of #RecipeMakeover Week! To find out what #RecipeMakeover is all about, read on. And be sure to enter for your chance to win our awesome giveaway package! Why #RecipeMakeover? Well, around here, spring has finally … Continue reading

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Salt Cod Tartlets with Cilantro-Jalapeno Sauce

Salt cod—or any salt fish—is one of life’s beautiful accidents, a genius invention born of necessity. Way back when, before refrigeration, some brilliant person (or people) thought to pack fish in salt to preserve it. The salt not only enhances … Continue reading

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Healthy White Bean Chicken Chili

Follow my blog with Bloglovin This post was sponsored by S&W Beans as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. On International Women’s Day, I was thinking about the … Continue reading

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