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How To Make Compound Butter

Compound Butter is an easy way to add a wow factor to almost any dish.  This is one compound butter recipe that is heavy on the herbs, just the way I like it.  Tweak it, double it, change it completely.  You can make yours however you like.  Think fresh herbs, spices, truffles, cinnamon, honey… the… Continue reading How To Make Compound Butter

Appetizers · Italian · Main Courses · Recipes

Whole30 Eggplant Pizza

Whole30 is still going (Whole27 for me). 18 days down, 9 days to go… but who’s counting.  Of course, I am not making my whole family eat like this. This is my journey. But, I still want us to enjoy meals together. This makes dinner take a little longer sometimes but totally manageable. For example,… Continue reading Whole30 Eggplant Pizza

Appetizers · Desserts · Recipes

Palmiers: An Easy But Impressive Valentine Treat

I had so many thoughts for this week’s blog. Lots of special dates are right around the corner: Mardi Gras, the beginning of Lent and Valentine’s Day! I thought it would be fun to try a king cake as I’ve never made one before. Or to share with you our go to “Fat Tuesday” dinner… Continue reading Palmiers: An Easy But Impressive Valentine Treat

Appetizers · Recipes

Pigs In A Blanket

It’s Super Bowl weekend!  Eagles vs. Patriots.  I’m not really into either team this year (sorry K-dog).  But you know what I’m always into… Super Bowl food.  Shocker, I know. Did you know Super Bowl is the 2nd biggest eating holiday of the year for Americans?  Second only to Thanksgiving.  I generally eat balanced meals… Continue reading Pigs In A Blanket