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Creamy Avocado Salsa Verde

As the weather finally begins to warm up, I have salsa on the brain. For me salsa not only makes the perfect snack but also is one of my favorite things to pair with simple grilled meats like chicken, pork, beef, and fish. It’s a quick and low calorie way to elevate any grilled (or […]

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Slow Cooker Sunday: Kalua Pork with Cabbage

Kalua pork is a traditional dish from Hawaii that upon first taste you would believe must be full of special ingredients due to its intense, smoky flavor. However it’s surprisingly simple when it comes to ingredients. Normally it is a pork shoulder (or a whole pig) seasoned with Hawaiian sea salt, wrapped in ti leaves, […]

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Roasted Honey Mustard Brussel’s Sprouts

I will take a big bowl of crispy, almost burnt, nicely caramelized Brussel’s sprouts any night of the week. They are a favorite side dish, snack, or salad topper and I make them almost once a week. My usual go to is simple salt and pepper, but lately I have been mixing things up with […]

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Sunday Slow Cooker: Salsa Verde Chicken

Salsa verde chicken is probably the first dish I ever made in a slow cooker. It really couldn’t be easier – a jar of salsa, some chicken, and 4 hours later a delicious, healthy meal that tastes better than you could ever imagine a recipe with just two ingredients could taste. However, over time, I […]

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Spicy Peanut Chicken

I am always on the lookout for quick and easy week night meals, and although at first glance this recipe may look complex, it’s actually super easy and you might even have most of the ingredients on hand. Chicken breast is transformed into spicy peanutty goodness with a quick sauce of sesame oil, lime juice, […]

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Slow Cooker Sunday: Jerk Chicken

I live next door to the most amazing Caribbean place – they serve to-die-for jerk chicken, coconut fried chicken (don’t even get me started), fresh aguas, and plantains. It is one of my favorite places to go with friends for a fun night out since it is BYOB and has great outdoor seating. Since my […]

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