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Creamy Tomato Soup

Nothing beats a warm bowl of soup on a chilly fall day. What I loved most about this recipe from Christina Lane’s “Comfort and Joy: Cooking For Two” is that I already had all of the ingredients in my pantry….

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  • Guilt-Free Pound Cake

    Desserts and sweets are a part of life. I’m immediately suspicious of any “diet” that says you can never eat sugar...

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  • Banana Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

    These Banana Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies are one of my faves, and one of Susan Saradon’s too. They combine hea...

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  • Carrot Ginger Soup

    This spicy-sweet-gingery soup has a lot of character and it goes well with an Asian salad or with a sandwich. It freezes...

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    Pumpkin Spice French Toast Waffles

    Whenever I can’t decide between French toast and waffles, I make French toast… and cook it in the waffle iron. It’s the lazy girl’s way of getting a waffle without a lot of effort. These “waffles” are a bit softer…

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  • Lemon Basil Hummus

    Tangy and tasty, this dip takes less time to make than going to the store to buy prepared hummus. It doesn’t contain a...

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  • Mashed Sweet Potatoes

    This is great comfort food and a versatile recipe you can use later in other things, so if you have leftovers, that’s ...

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  • Bethenny’s Bites: The Main Dish, Part 3

    Contrary to popular belief, I don’t know it all – but I do know food. I’ve traveled around the country (and th...

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    Pop-able Turkey Meatballs

    Cocktail party food should always be bite-size. I believe if you make things that are simple and upscale, people will appreciate it. This recipe for pop-able turkey meatballs that I found in Christina Lane’s “Comfort and Joy: Cooking For Two”…

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  • Molten Chocolate Cupcakes

    You want the crazy-fattening dessert because you’re PMSing and craving chocolate; we’ve all been there. These Mo...

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  • Vegetable Brown Rice

    Sometimes you don’t want dinner to be a big deal. You are a little bit hungry, but you want something light and health...

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  • Goat Cheese and Sun Dried Tomato Chicken Breasts

    I love steak but I also appreciate chicken if it’s prepared with plenty of flavorful ingredients. Try this recipe, whi...

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