Chimichurri Pasta Salad

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(insert eye roll here) I know what you’re thinking.  I know.  ummm…psst…Amy?  It’s like November.  Why are you giving us a pasta salad recipe? I know.  While EVERY SINGLE RECIPE on Pinterest right now is all butternut squash this and cinnamon that and pumpkin everything.  I’m over here making pasta salad.  … Continue reading

Blackened Salmon Salad with Creamy Shallot Dressing

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What’s your favorite holiday?  Umm, all of them!?  Duh!  A reason to celebrate (Read: Eat!) and a day off work?  Yes and Yesssss! Really though, if I had to narrow it down to just one (GEEZ!)  I would go with Thanksgiving!  Last Thanksgiving I made this salad and it. was. … Continue reading

Cream Sauce Series- Blackened Shrimp with a Blood Orange Cream Sauce and Mango Salsa

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Oooh I’m so excited for this recipe.  First, it is just so good.  Like, basic, simple, delicious.  Second, it feels so decadent.  You feel a little bad eating it.  But it’s so good for you!  It’s such a complete win! Something about shrimp and cream sauce just feels fancy.  I … Continue reading

Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole

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I don’t know what your definition of comfort food is, but this recipe is it for me.  Well this and Mac and Cheese.  And Enchiladas.  And Pizza.  Ok!  We’re getting off track here! This recipe is warm and creamy and cheesey and delicious!  I had some left over ham from … Continue reading

Creamy Ricotta Cake with Tomato Relish

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Do you love tomatoes? Me too!  They’re like my favorite.  I could eat them everyday.  This day, I was craving pizza.  mmmm  Why is pizza also so delicious?  Well, this recipe isn’t pizza.  But it also isn’t 600-1000 calories like pizza can be.  But this recipe does give you a certain … Continue reading

Grilled Cheese

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Why is a grilled cheese so good?  I think it’s the ultimate comfort food. And last week, comfort food was just what I needed.  I worked like eleven-teen hundred hours.  Ok, that’s a total exaggeration, but it was a lot!  Probably 14 or so.  Went in at about 6am.  So … Continue reading

Extra Cheesy Enchiladas

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I live in Southern California.  And one thing us Southern Californian’s, know, love, can’t live without if good Mexican food.  I’m talking cheese, I’m talking chilis and I’m talking topping it off with some sour cream!  Did I mention Cheese?  A side of guac you offer?  I’m a happy girl! … Continue reading