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Pasta-less Minestrone Soup

Hi, friends! Sorry that I’ve been AWOL. Settling into our new town, temporary home, and new job. I wasn’t able to take photos of everything with step by step instructions, but I will make it and repeat in the future! Until … Continue reading

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Simple Potato Salad

Click here for a printable PDF recipe card Simple Potato Salad This is just a very basic potato salad recipe that is a perfect companion for Cajun Gumbo! There is nothing like a bite of cold potato salad paired with a … Continue reading

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Healthy Spinach Artichoke Dip (using leftovers)

Click here for printable PDF recipe card Healthy Spinach Artichoke Dip Little Cajun Girl, what am I suppose to do with these leftover artichoke hearts from the Spicy Tuscan-stuffed Chicken??  Make a healthy spinach artichoke dip, of course! Now don’t get … Continue reading

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How to Roast a Jalapeno Pepper

Click here for printable PDF recipe card How to Roast a Jalapeno Pepper Roasting a jalapeno significantly changes the flavor of it and it’s amazing!  After it’s roasted, you can keep it really spicy with all of the seeds, decrease the … Continue reading

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How to Roast Garlic

Click here for a printable PDF recipe card How to Roast Garlic Roasted garlic is one of the yummiest things ever (next to bacon!).  It’s simple and if you’ve never tried making, you should!  Use it on pizza (mashed or whole … Continue reading

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Tzatziki Sauce

 Click here for a printable PDF recipe card Tzatziki Sauce This delicious, healthy, very simple dipping sauce goes really well with my Greek Beef Kebabs.  However, I bet it would be wonderful as a veggie dip or paired with grilled chicken, … Continue reading

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Greek Quinoa Salad

Click here for a printable PDF recipe card Greek Quinoa Salad I came up with this recipe because I needed something to go with my Greek Beef Kebabs and when I originally made it these were the ingredients I had on … Continue reading

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Twice-baked Chipotle Bacon Sweet Potatoes

Click here for a printable PDF recipe card Twice-baked Chipotle Bacon Sweet Potatoes I think you’re going to LOVE this!  Sweet potatoes and yams are a frequent staple in this house.  You do need good carbs for energy if you workout regularly.  I was … Continue reading

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Grilled Artichoke with Garlic Butter Dipping Sauce

Click here for printable PDF recipe cards Grilled Artichoke with Garlic Butter Dipping Sauce If you’ve never had fresh grilled artichoke, you MUST try it!  It’s not like the soft, lifeless, colorless stuff you get in a can or jar (which, don’t get … Continue reading

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