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Slow Cooker Cowboy Beans

Smoked paprika gives these cowboy beans a deep, woodsy flavor, but can you guess the secret ingredient?Summer is for entertaining, and when the crew gathers at my home,  I think about making a BIG pot of beans.  After all, they’re … Continue reading

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Mediterranean Calzones

California Ripe Olives are an essential part of the Mediterranean diet and are also a flavorful addition to traditional foods from other cuisines, like these  veggie packed pizza pockets .  Disclosure: I received free samples of California Ripe Olives mentioned … Continue reading

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Slow Cooked Chicken Tangine with Butternut Squash

Days I’m out of the house until 7 pm are rare, but when they do occur, I am usually hungry when I walk through the door and want something to eat right away. It’s tempting to  do what I did … Continue reading

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Shortcut to Festive Red Berry Crostini

 Short•cut  noun: a shorter, quicker, or easier way  to do something This holiday season,  my survival plan involves taking some short cuts. I’m not talking about traveling the back roads (although all Wilmington locals know this is how we roll). I’m … Continue reading

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‘Colder Weather’ Slow-Cooked Red Berry Sauce

Last Friday afternoon, while winding down from a busy week, I was listening to some tunes from the  Zach Brown Band and thinking about how much I adore the flavors of fall …#Iaintevergonnachange. But sometimes, it’s the weather that keeps … Continue reading

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