Burrata Salad with Peaches and Proscuitto

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This salad.  Look, I get it, a salad is not the most interesting thing ever to post about.  But sometimes a salad comes along in the excruciating heat of summer, can you tell I’m adjusting well from Southern California —–> Denver living? #not  Where was I?  Complaining about the heat? … Continue reading

Quick Pepperoni Pizza

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So you know those nights, that you’re sitting at home, hitting the “watch next episode” button on hulu, and immediately think.  Pizza. Ok, I KNOW this one is not just me!  Earlier in the week, the hubs was working late, I was catching up on super important things like hulu … Continue reading

Individual Bread Bowls with Roasted Garlic and Artichoke Dip with Feta

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This recipe is part of the Foodie’s Diet 1800 calorie whole day Thanksgiving plan!  You can find the menus for the appetizer and drinks, dinner and desserts menu!  And more about the 1800 calories plan here and here. You know when you go to a party and they have one … Continue reading

Chimichurri

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Chimichurri is the new pesto.  I’m just gonna say it.  We’ve all been thinking it, but I’m just gonna put it out there. Wait, we’ve ALL been thinking it right?  No?  Just me?  Am I the only one that thinks about food, like all. the. time?  hmmm, may need to … Continue reading

Blackened Salmon Salad with Creamy Shallot Dressing

salmon salad

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

Creamy Pizza Hummus

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Pizza hummus.  It’s like Pizza, but you know, hummus! So the pizza yum factor, but the hummus… well yum factor!  But also the whole, healthy, protein, fiber thing! Did I mention the whole way lower calorie thing? Umm, yeah, so this hummus pretty much rocks! Have we talked about cravings? … Continue reading