Monthly Archives: May 2015

Grilled Southwest Stuffed Peppers

Disclosure: I am  member of the Cabot Cheese Board and  I receive periodic shipments of some of their products including the ones mentioned in this post.   My familiarity  with the World’s Best Cheddar makes it easy to share recipes … Continue reading

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DIY Kitchen Basics: 3 Easy Scratch Dressings

Ditch the  bottled salad dressings. That’s my advice to you, if you want to enjoy better tasting salads for the rest of your life.  Most everyone can benefit from eating more vegetables, and  learning  to make a spectacular salad dressing … Continue reading

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The Complex Cranberry + Cranberry & Cilantro Quinoa Salad

Cranberries are rich in polyphenolic compounds (i.e. flavonoids) and they taste terrific anytime of year!  Disclosure: The Cranberry Institute has sent me research updates, cranberry tips, some seasonal recipes as well as dried cranberries. In exchange, I’m  sharing  this information … Continue reading

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Chocolate Plum Frozen Yogurt Float

Enjoy the health benefits of dried plums in this refreshing  frozen yogurt float.  Disclosure : I received free samples of California Dried Plums mentioned in this post. By posting this recipe I am entering a recipe contest sponsored by the California Dried … Continue reading

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Chocolate Tea Bread with Benefits

This chocolate tea bread is just one example of the delicious baked goods that can be created by using a dried plum purée instead of butter to  reduce fat and calories, add moisture, enhance flavor and boost the nutritional profile. … Continue reading

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