Category Archives: Recipe Redux

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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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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Return to Spring Cleaning via Creamy Polenta with Oranges & Almonds

Seems like everyone’s captivated with decluttering their lives. I too have jumped on the let’s simplify life  bandwagon.  But  lately, everytime I take one step forward,  I take several backwards. My latest upset… Lightning strikes again! Needless to say, simplifying life … Continue reading

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Cast Iron Skillet Fish Nachos

Two for one; as in cook once eat twice.  Have you tried this  short cut for getting healthy and delicious meals on the table? For me, it works as a way to reduce food waste as well,  and it just … Continue reading

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