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Garlic zoodles with cilantro and cucumber
I have been craving a certain dish from PF Chang’s…their garlic noodles. They are spicy and fragrant with refreshing cucumber matchsticks and fresh cilantro. Today I replicated it pretty closely using my new obsession: zoodles. Zoodles are zucchini noodles … Continue reading
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Best salad ever recipe
It’s here! I finally typed it up all nice and pretty so you can print it out! Click the link below for my pickled vegetable salad. Later on, I’ll post a recipe for pickled vegetables! Pickled vegetable salad
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Yum: nachos smoked on a wood pellet grill. Our new Traeger helped us make this delicious dinner. Layers of chips, Trader Joe’s enchilada sauce, Mexican rice, black beans, and cheese topped with chicken covered in taco seasoning and also cooked … Continue reading
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What’s for dinner?
A grilled pork chop, mashed potatoes, and sautéed broccolini. Caprese salad.
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Quinoa-stuffed gypsy peppers
I received gypsy peppers in my last CSA box. Now I think gypsy peppers are some sort of hybrid, but all you need to know is that they are smallish mild chiles, not spicy, rather sweet. Any mild chile would … Continue reading
Green Korey dressing
Similar to Green Goddess dressing but focused on what was in my fridge: Buttermilk Mayo Green onion Parsley Basil Garlic Lemon zest Salt and pepper Blend and enjoy!
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You are about to enter a dangerous world…the inner workings of my brain! I plan, I scheme, I plan again. It works well for me, but I realize that this is going to look insane. Bear with me. I have … Continue reading
Dinner! Lemon chicken and rice with artichokes, garlic green beans, parsley carrots
Lemon chicken and rice with artichokes (recipe here) from Cooking Light http://www.myrecipes.com/recipe/lemon-chicken-rice-with-artichokes-10000000577187/ Garlic green beans: toss steamed green beans with butter, garlic powder, and sea salt Parsley carrots: toss steamed carrots with butter and chopped fresh parsley Other posts you … Continue reading
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Korey and Jacob’s Breakfast Smoothie
Jacob is in a phase right now where he doesn’t want to be spoon fed. That would be exciting except that it is hard to get as many veggies in his diet when things have to be baby-appropriate finger foods … Continue reading
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