Endive Boats with Bacon, Walnuts, Cranberries & Gorgonzola

Endive Boats with Bacon, Walnuts, Cranberries & Gorgonzola

This is a perfect Thanksgiving appetizer.

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Sweet & Spicy Sesame Carrots

Sweet & Spicy Sesame Carrots

No more boring Thanksgiving dishes, please.

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Brussel Sprout Salad with Apples, Golden Raisins, Walnuts & Parmesan

Brussel Sprout Salad with Apples, Golden Raisins, Walnuts & Parmesan

This is my Southern California spin on Brussel Sprouts.

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Macaroni & Butternut Squash with Crispy Pecan Topping

Macaroni & Butternut Squash with Crispy Pecan Topping

I got in trouble in culinary school last week when we were cooking butternut squash.

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Black Bean Rice Bowls

Black Bean Rice Bowls

No, they’re nothing groundbreaking. But they are healthy, easy, inexpensive, filling and sooooo flavorful.

And those are the kind of meals we tend to make over and over again, si?

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Cauliflower Soup with Garlic & Cheddar

Cauliflower Soup with Garlic & Cheddar

For some reason I always buy a head of cauliflower in the¬†grocery store thinking I’ll use it up right away.

But I never do.

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Easy Cookie Butter Magic Shell

Easy Cookie Butter Magic Shell

The only thing better than butter, is a butter that is made with cookies.

I’m a Cookie Butter addict.

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Kale Salad with Quinoa, Sweet Potatoes & Tahini Dressing

Kale Salad with Quinoa, Sweet Potatoes & Tahini Dressing

When I get home from camping I always crave veggies.

This salad definitely does the trick.

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Lemongrass Soup with Vegetables

Lemongrass Soup with Vegetables

Can we be serious for a second?

Just one, I promise.

Then I will go back to making jokes about people who criticize my garlic usage.

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