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roasted artichoke

roasted artichoke

i’m kicking myself right now. i really want to review this artichoke recipe i used but i cannot find the blog it belongs to! please, if you know the origin of this recipe, please tell me and i’ll link to it! look at this artichoke i made – yum! i normally just cook the artichoke … Continue reading

eggplant and goat cheese sandwiches

eggplant and goat cheese sandwiches

i am drawn to recipes that include atypical ingredients such as eggplant. isn’t the point of new recipes to spice up your current dietary habits? when i saw the eggplant and goat cheese sandwiches from what did you eat? i thought they sounded like an unusual yet delicious combination of ingredients and that’s exactly how … Continue reading

squash fries

squash fries

these look amazing!  everyone was really excited to try them.  we had mixed reactions.  those who really like zucchini loved them. those who don’t love them were neutral about these. tip: one of the problems i think i had was that the smallest zucchinis i could find at the store were about 6 inches long … Continue reading

caprese dip

caprese dip

i love mozzarella, basil, and tomatoes on sandwiches so i was pretty sure i’d love this dip!  i bought shredded mozzarella where as the picture had fresh mozzarella.  since i was making this for a large group i decided to go with the cheaper option.  i promise that this did not disappoint! 1st: pick your … Continue reading

spinach and artichoke bites

spinach and artichoke bites

who doesn’t love spinach and artichoke cheese dip? it’s an unusually dynamic combination of ingredients that’s popular with most everyone. made in melissa’s kitchen smartly shared a way to serve the dip without dealing with the mess of chips. these portable spinach and artichoke bites not only look tasty but score major presentation points. my … Continue reading