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Simple S'mores Pudding Cups
Simple S'mores Pudding Cups

In bizarrely timely fashion, a friend of mine posted this quote, just as I was drafting this post,  How much of this stuff has anything to do with who you are now and who you are becoming?...

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Chipotle Steak Quesadillas
Chipotle Steak Quesadillas

Remember when I told you to put the rest of that pureed chipotle in the  freezer?  You did that, right? Excellent! It’s time to take it out to defrost, because we’re making...

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Strawberry Pretzel Squares
Strawberry Pretzel Squares

Originally published 06-13-10 I resisted making this recipe. I really did. As a general rule, I tend to avoid recipes whose ingredient list specifies particular branded food products, like...

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Easy Indoor Slider Burgers with Spicy-As-You-Like-It Special Sauce
Easy Indoor Slider Burgers with Spicy-As-You-Like-It Special Sauce

It’s burger season. It’s also unpredictable, chance-of-rain just about everyday season, which might just foil your grilling burgers plan, unless you’re like my dad who grills in...

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Roasted Red Pepper Vinaigrette
Roasted Red Pepper Vinaigrette

It was back in one of my undergraduate teacher education classes, that I was first introduced to the debate over nature vs. nurture. How much of our personality, strengths, challenges, and...

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Indian Chickpeas and Mango Lassi
Indian Chickpeas and Mango Lassi

We spent last weekend at a rental house in the Catskill mountains with some friends from college and a few of their close friends. 10 adults. 8 little boys ages 6 month to 6 years. An endless...

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"Temple Run" Indian-Spiced Meatballs with Raita

Anyone play the game, Temple Run?  You know, the video game for phones and tablets where this great big, manic, hybrid gorilla-vulture creature chases your character as you dodge fire,...

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Chipotle Shredded Beef Flatbread Sandwiches
Chipotle Shredded Beef Flatbread Sandwiches

My husband’s band was out of town for a gig on Saturday night, leaving me to get up early with the kids on Mother’s Day, as they eagerly attempted to prepare me my traditional,...

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Spectacular Spinach Salad
Spectacular Spinach Salad

Process for Vacuuming a Room Without Kids: Step 1: Remove vacuum cleaner from closet. Step 2: Plug in the vacuum. Step 3: Turn on the vacuum. Step 4: Use the vacuum to suck...

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Cheesecake-Swirled Carrot Cake
Cheesecake-Swirled Carrot Cake

Every so often, I get an idea for a recipe which I’m certain is so genius that no home cook or master chef has thought of it yet. 99.9999% of the time, it turns out that someone else has...

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