Pasta E Fagioli

While it isn’t that chilly here, this delicious and hearty soup helps get me in the mood for cozy cold weather.  It’s packed with delicious vegetables, and it is so great for taking for lunches!  I like in my lunches to add the pasta separately each day to keep the noodles nice and al dente.  […]

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Greek Bean Salad

We recently moved, which has made things pretty hectic around here!  Not only are we moving, but we were in temporary housing for a week, and we are also painting and flooring and doing other minor repairs. So of course I was looking for some easy meal options.  This one was so easy and really […]

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Chopped Chickpea Salad

Chopped Curried Chickpea Salad

School is about to start here, but summer temperatures are in full swing!  I know my daughter is excited about starting school – I am so glad that going to school isn’t a struggle for us.  This is a great refreshing salad to help you beat the heat.  Plus it’s really healthy!  Go ahead and […]

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Summer Pasta Salad

This pasta salad is great for summers!  It’s light and refreshing – perfect for lunch, or to take to a potluck.  Plus there is plenty of room to change things up and make it yours.  The oil from the sun dried tomatoes combines with the lemon to make an amazing dressing! Print Yum Summer Pasta […]

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overnight oats

Gingerbread Overnight Oats

It’s summer here on the Gulf Coast, so that means no matter how early you get up and get going, it is going to be HOT!  I love having oatmeal a few times each week for breakfast, but I don’t want to have a hot breakfast most mornings.  Overnight oats to the rescue!  I really […]

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Corn Chowder

Corn and Quinoa Chowder

I realize that most people are seeing signs of Fall, but around here things haven’t cooled down much at all.  However, this week I wanted something comforting for my lunches – something that would let me feel as though Fall is on the way! This chowder is light enough for warm weather and uses corn […]

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Sweet and Smoky Tofu Sandwiches

This weekend we got to enjoy watching the Blue Angels fly!  We look forward to their annual airshow – since they are stationed here, it really is a special time!  One thing we have to be sure to do is already have plenty of food planned.  It’s hard to get on and off of the […]

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