Category Archives: Healthy

Jam-Packed Loaded Chicken Salad (or Tuna Salad) with Greek Yogurt Garlic Ranch “Mayo”

Before I get to this amazing jam-packed, loaded chicken salad (or tuna salad), a brief rambling is in order. I wrote a long preface to this post, but was told to ditch it. Too personal, too revealing, too much apologizing … Continue reading

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Smashed Blueberries and Lemon Loaf Pan Cake

I forgot to add the baking powder. This is why the smashed blueberries and lemon loaf pan cake you see, which I made about a month ago, is flat on top. Never one to make excuses as to why something … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Brown Sugar and Fudgy Chocolate Overnight Oatmeal

I don’t usually go for fads/trends, or follow rules when it comes to food.  In fact, I don’t abide by any rules when it comes to food.  I’ve been known to bake pumpkin pies in July, and I know some people … Continue reading

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Amazing One Pot Tabbouleh Bread

This amazing one pot tabbouleh bread is simple to make because everything is done in one pot, from the mixing, to the rise, to the baking! Back in 2009, I watched Jacques Pepin mix, proof and bake a bread in one … Continue reading

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A Twist on Nicoise Salad, plus an Amazing Vinaigrette!

Before I get to this beautiful and delicious Nicoise Salad aka Salade Nicoise aka Salad Nicoise, and an amazing vinaigrette to go with it, a quick ramble.. Isn’t that the norm with me these days? So, here I am again.  Life … Continue reading

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