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Witch Hands from The Organized Cook

Easy & Healthy Halloween Treats

October 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

This fun and simple Halloween treat from The Organized Cook has been a staple in our classroom parties.  Toni’s recipe for Witch Hands have recently been featured on and Witch Hands from The...

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Gluten Free & Vegan Halloween Treat Recipe Halloween is almost here and you know what that means…spooky fun, costumes, family, friends, and lots of treats! In celebration of the upcoming holiday, Jenny Engel and Heather Goldberg...

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I love Fall recipes because I love the Fall season, I love cooking and I love being able to use my oven without turning up the air conditioning. Fall recipes are also synonymous with comfort...

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8 Alternatives to Fries

Summer Fries Alternatives

July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Crispy Doesn’t Have to Mean Fried Apparently I missed National French Fry Day – did you celebrate!? Fries can grease you up and slow you down – so celebrate responsibly by replacing those fried empty...

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It’s Meatless Monday so here’s another great recipe from the Organized Cook that is sans meat.  Recess is going meatless every Monday so if you want to join the meatless movement, check out our recipes...

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Lemon Basil Chicken Bake

July 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

My friend, Melly, calls them “Take II” dinners.  I call it “reincarnating the leftover”.  Meaning that leftover chicken from our Lemon & Milk Braised Chicken can be reincarnated into something delicious like Lemon Basil Chicken...

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Healthy Eating On A Budget

July 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Whole Foods shows you how to shop healthy on a budget Bikini season can bring on the desire to eat healthier in order to lose weight.  No doubt the grocery stores end up inundated with inquiries...

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This program of eating was not designed by diet doctors, faddists, or nutritionists, but rather by Mother Nature’s wisdom acting through evolution and natural selection. – It seems our Stone Age ancestors may have...

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Crispy Brussels Sprouts

June 30, 2014 | 1 Comments

The Versatile Vegetable Brussels Sprouts can be a delicious side to any dish especially this spring when grilled meats tend to be more popular since the weather is nicer.  They also make delicious snacks and...

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Since we’re starting off the new year, I know many of you are committed to eating healthier in 2014. So, I’m sharing a few of my favorite recipes featuring one of my favorite foods: spinach....

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