Happy Thanksgivukkah.

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This year is the first time since 1888 that Hanukkah and Thanksgiving will be celebrated together! I think it is pretty neat, especially considering this will not happen again for 79,000 years!!! Hanukkah usually takes place closer to Christmas, but … [Read more...]

This weather calls for soup!

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As the chill of fall plucks at spinal chords across the nation, it’s almost acceptable to suggest that it is time to release those crock pots from their nesting places and put them to work. This recipe is low-carb and perfect for Atkins induction … [Read more...]

What is better than tacos.. pizza? How about both!

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Taco Pizza: Crustacular, low-carb and gluten-free Looking for something new for dinner? Miss Godfather’s Taco Pizza? Are you diabetic, gluten intolerant or low-carbing and need something you can enjoy on pizza night? At only 23 carbs for an entire … [Read more...]

My weekend wish

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When I get really tired towards the end of a hard week, I find myself day dreaming about two things.. food and sleep! Yea, maybe my fantasy world is not as colorful as yours, but honestly that is really what I look forward to. So sitting here and … [Read more...]

It is National Cheeseburger Day!

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Yes, it is National Cheeseburger Day! What??? You did not have that marked on your holiday calendar.. gasp! Well now you know, and it is mandatory to chomp down on a delish cheeseburger tonight, it is a national holiday after all. I like my … [Read more...]

Kale salad that I LOVE!

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Kale is the almighty veggie, at least it is getting all of the hype right now. I have loved it for years, before it became miss popular and all. It is one of the healthiest things you can put into your body. It goes well in smoothies, juices, as a … [Read more...]

Chicken/Asparagus/Cheddar=YUM

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There are so many ways to stuff a chicken, why not with two yummy things like cheddar cheese and asparagus! This is easy to make and everyone loves it, come on it is cheesy who can resist?! Even if your kiddos aren't fans of asparagus they might just … [Read more...]

Bacon-Herb Salad

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Here is a go-to salad for all of you bacon lovers out there. Quick. Easy. Delish! My kind of dish :) Cook 2 slices of your favorite type of bacon until it is nice and crispy. Remove the bacon from the pan and crumble. Set to the side. Pour … [Read more...]

Shrimp & Bacon Kabobs

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Shrimp & Bacon Kabobs I was hungry, as usual, so I decided I should probably cook something. I went to the store the night before and bought a half pound of shrimp and I left it in the fridge planning to cook it the next day. When I saw what I … [Read more...]

Chicken and Asparagus

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This meal is a staple at my house. … [Read more...]

Arugula Salad

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This salad can be your entree by adding the meat or meat substitute of your choice. … [Read more...]

Sunflower Pesto

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I LOVE pesto and I make this exact recipe every time! Why mess with a good thing right?! … [Read more...]

Healthy Sautéed Venison with Peppers

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Hunting is a part of the culture I grew up in. Living in the country with a big family, this was a way to save money and also eat healthy. … [Read more...]

Chewy Jerky Marinade

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Jerky is one of my favorite snacks of all time. If you're looking for a little extra kick, try this recipe! … [Read more...]

Mornay Sauce for Fish

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Is it time for a great sauce for fish? It might be a titch too early to hit the grill, but a nice, simple mornay sauce works with so many different types of seafood, from tilapia to tuna! That's my grilled basil lemon tuna steak up there. It is … [Read more...]