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Belgium Waffles and Bacon- A Love Story

7 Aug

Saturday was my husband and my 6th wedding anniversary.  I can’t believe it has been that long- time sure flies!  He hasn’t kicked me to the curb yet but I suspect that might have something to do with the large percentage of my downtime that is dedicated to feeding him.

And today was no exception…

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Salmon-Crab Cakes and Swiss Chard with Dijon-Mayo Sauce

28 Jun

I have a ton of swiss chard out in the garden.  It did a lot better than my spinach which bolted and I thought it would be a good thing to finally get around to eating it.

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Shrimp and Crab Fettucine in Cream Sauce

8 Mar

Here is a quick, healthy weeknight dinner recipe.  I am trying to incorporate more seafood/fish into my diet which can be expensive but this recipe uses a can of crab meat (cheap!) and just a few frozen shrimp.

Time saver- cook your pasta (I used spinach fettucine) until it is about 70 percent done, then add broccoli.

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After School Snack

5 Mar

When I got home from work yesterday, my stomach was growling loudly.  I had eaten lunch around 11:30 and by 6 I was starving.  Hubs and I had plans to see a movie and have a late dinner afterward.  I knew I wouldn’t make it so I whipped up a little snack that I may have enjoyed with a glass of chardonnay.

Spinach, goat cheese, crab dip! Yum!

Saute up some spinach in a little chicken broth, melt about 1/2 an ounce of goat cheese, and add some garlic salt, pepper and red pepper flakes.  Then I added a can of white crab meat and Greek yogurt.

Serve it up with some organic baby carrots and toasty bread cubes.

This totally hit the spot and I wasn’t even remotely hungry again until late.  BTW we saw Rango, the Johnny Depp lizard movie, and it was really cute!

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