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Kale and pasta bake

We found it…Alexandra Cooks We made it…As written, with the campenelle and kale and splurging for fresh mozzarella. We ate it…3/4 pound of pasta tends to yield 6 servings or 3 meals for the two of us. We thought…This is

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Black bean and hominy tacos

I think most of us can agree that tacos make a quick and delicious meal no matter what you put in them. These ones are no exception! We found it…Three Many Cooks We made it…as written minus cloves since they

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Chipotle quinoa burgers

This is one of our somewhat homely ‘make do’ dinners, but it worked out well and tasty. We found it…Three Many Cooks We made it…as written minus the salsa on top. Improvisation is hard in a poorly stocked kitchen and

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Beet orzo with feta

We frequently make this come beet season. Our beets were multi colored rather than deep purple, so usually it’s a little more pink than it looks in this picture. We found it…Tasty Kitchen via Parsley Thief We made it…Substituting almonds

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Cheddar and greens whole wheat biscuits

I again have no picture to share, because I’ll let the blog I got it from do the talking.  These are a great way to use up the over abundance of greens in your CSA share (do you have that

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Miso soup

I have no picture for this soup, though I should have taken one since we ate it in our Japanese style bowls. (c: We found it…Steamy Kitchen We made it…As written, except we boiled some soba noodles to go with

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Pizza

This dough is so easy, delicious and mostly whole grain. In order to encourage you to make it, I’m giving you the recipe. It’s a Bittman classic from his Food Matters cookbook. You can put anything on pizza.  This is

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Pasta and bulgur with tomatoes and arugula

We made this practically ages ago, bit I kept the picture and remember it being delicious. One of this meals where you’re surprised that such simple ingredients can be so delicious. And it’s super easy so that sweetens the deal!

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Hot and sour ramen with spinach and shitakes

This is a recipe from one of my fave cookbooks. We hadn’t made it in a while but appreciate that it is easy and tasty! We found it…The Best 30 Minute Recipe but also found here We made it…as written

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Curried meatballs and apricot rice

Chris and I were browsing at Barnes & Noble on Friday, and I took a peak at a test kitchen book I’d been intrigued by for a while. The cookbook, Simple Weeknight Favorites, is pretty similar to others we have

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