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Cilantro-Jicama Slaw with Lime-Orange Dressing

Cilantro-Jicama Slaw with Lime-Orange Dressing from Veganize it! by Robin Robertson (gluten-free)

A relative of the sweet potato, jicamas taste similarly to water chestnuts and can be eaten raw or cooked. They are especially good in this sprightly Cilantro-Jicama Slaw. To save the time, you can use a julienne peeler …

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Black-Eyed Pea Salad with Peppers, Cilantro, and Cumin-Lime Vinaigrette

posted by Kalyn Denny on December 22, 2018

Many people believe eating black-eyed peas on New Year’s Day will bring luck, and this Black-Eyed Pea Salad with Peppers, Cilantro, and Cumin-Lime Vinaigrette is a delicious way to get your black-eyed pea luck! See Holiday Recipes f…

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What to do with Leftover Roast Chicken? Make a Salad.

roast chicken arugula salad

I always feel virtuous when I collect all the leftover odds and ends from the fridge and turn them into another meal. Here, leftover roast chicken bulks up a mix of arugula, sliced endive, and toasted pine nuts. A simple shallot vinaigrette ties it all together, while keeping it light. Fresh or dr…

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Instant Pot Brisket

Instant Pot Brisket takes just a fraction of the time it would take in the oven or slow cooker.  Add a simple rub before cooking and then slather in BBQ sauce before serving.

Instant Pot Brisket

This Instant Pot Brisket is going to become your new favorite easy dinner idea.  The Instant Pot makes it easy, quick and del…

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Hopper To It: Toongabbie, Sydney's Little Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan Food Sydney Toongabbie Pendle Hill

Sri Lankan Food Sydney Toongabbie Pendle Hill

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Quick Blistered Cherry Tomato Spaghetti

In my kitchen, this recipe wins the prize for most-cooked summer pasta, 2018. It's a beautiful spaghetti-based tangle built around skillet-blistered cherry tomatoes, accented with lemon zest, mint, broccolini, and toasted cashews. If you have shichimi togarashi in your spice drawer, great! If not, n…

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What Is EFT and Should You Try It?

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What is EFT?

EFT, or Emotional Freedom Technique, is also known simply as “tapping.” It was developed by Gary Craig, who took an earlier technique called Thought Field Therapy from psychologist Roger Callahan and both simplified and modified it so it would be easier to apply in more situations.

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Sweet Potato Salad – Easy & Delicious!

A simple sweet potato salad recipe that everyone will love!

Sweet Potato Salad, a great recipe for parties and can be served hot or cold

Easy Sweet Potato Salad

This is a perfect recipe to make for potlucks, barbecues, or any time you need an easy and colorful side dish to feed a crowd.

The recipe is super quick to throw together and calls for just a few basic ingredients …

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Cast Iron Chicken Chilaquiles

These cast iron chilaquiles blur the line between brunch and dinner, making them delicious any time of day.

Cast iron chicken chilaquiles |

Since having kids, brunch has easily become my favorite type of meal, so much so that we threw Clara a brunch themed party for her second birthday. Savory and sweet foods in one meal? Coffee…

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Friends Quiz: Tonight! by PW Fun & Learning

Here it is, The One with All the Questions! Remember, we’ll be showing you the answers immediately after you take the quiz. So to keep things on the up and up, only ONE entry per person please!


To enter, answer the questions below and submit your answers.


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Garlic Aioli Mayo - an easy, tasty spread for sandwiches and burgers

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Char-Broil Big Easy Oil-Less Fryer Giveaway

posted by Jaden

Hi! We wrote a very comprehensive review and step-by-step instruction on how we make Deep Fried Turkey without Oil. We’ve love to give one of these units away to a lucky winner!

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Healthy Blueberry Muffins Recipe – Step by Step

Blueberry muffins recipe made healthy with no refined sugar added. Since LilS was born, I have been more mindful of use of refined sugar and flour in my baked goods.

healthy blueberry muffins recipe

I have been trying and loving recipes from Cookie and Kate recently and this healthy blueberry muffin recipe is adapted from hers too…

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Liege Waffles


This past spring Jordan (the husband) and I took a trip to Belgium, specifically Ghent + Bruges, and holy crap was …

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Raspberry Danish Twist Bread

Flaky buttery raspberry danish twist! This breakfast bread looks like a masterpiece, but it just as easy as rolling up cinnamon rolls. Delicious with vanilla icing and fresh raspberries on top! Recipe on

Some mornings are for granola bars and some mornings are for THIS.

Welcome to the billionth way to twist up dough and call it breakfast. But unlike all the others, this melt-in-your-mouth raspberry danish twist bread combines flaky and crispy, fluffy and soft, buttery and fruity. A generous drizzle…

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The Top Secret Ingredient That Will Make Your Brownies Even Better


While I absolutely love sharing tips, tricks, and advice here on my blog, I don’t do it because I feel like I have all the answers. In fact, one of my favorite parts of the job is getting to learn from my savvy readers! I’ve learned so much over the years from comments, emails, and messages that I’v…

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Easy Cheesy Baked Keto Cauliflower

posted by Kalyn Denny on January 16, 2019

Everyone who likes cauliflower and loves cheese is going to enjoy this Easy Cheesy Baked Keto Cauliflower! Use Cauliflower Recipes to find lots more ideas using this versatile low-carb veggie!

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Meal Plan & Prep: Week 8

With the holidays fast-approaching, I feel like having some healthy meals on hand is more important than ever. Both of my kids have had runny noses this week, so I’m doing my best to avoid getting one myself!

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Instant Pot Tuscan Chicken Pasta

One thing that I have loved making in my instant pot is pasta. It can seriously be done so easily.

The actual cook time for this dish is 3 minutes! That cooks the pasta and the chicken. After that, you switch to saute to melt the cheeses and wilt the spinach.

This dish is perfect to serve up this time…

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The Best Meaty Spaghetti Sauce

Gone are the days of mixing up some cooked ground beef and tomato sauce for an easy spaghetti dinner. Trust me when I tell you that adding Italian sausage to the mix is just sooo much better…and then adding chopped pancetta on top of that makes the BEST meaty spaghetti sauce recipe you’ve ever taste…

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