20 Minute Tomato Sauce

20 Minute Tomato Sauce

This is an easy and quick stove-top tomato sauce. Forget the store bought jars when you can make your own in 20 minutes! A few days ago, we found out my grandmother has cancer. Not a “good” one either, if there is such a thing as a good cancer to have. I never really thought…

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Zucchini Pasta with Avocado Cream Sauce

Zucchini pasta with avocado cream sauce

Zucchini “pasta” coated in a creamy avocado sauce. A perfect grain-free summer dish. It’s been just over a month since Ulysses got home from the police academy and is now around all week again. Well, “around” is relative with 12-hour shifts, but from a cooking perspective, he’s eating meals at home more or less. And…

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Grilled Chicken with Strawberry Basil Sauce

Grilled chicken with strawberry basil sauce

I’m in a funk right now. Mainly because I’m really (like really, really) over Sunday night goodbyes after 23 weeks of them. Especially when today is your husband’s birthday and you know you won’t even be able to speak to him to wish him a happy one. Lame. So let’s talk about chicken instead. I…

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{quick & simple} Apple, pear, cranberry sauce

Wondering why you’re seeing an applesauce recipe 2 days before December and not 3 months ago? Well, I shall tell you. 1. I was in the mood to bake on Monday. Like bake, bake. Cookie galore bake (perhaps because the second Thanksgiving was over, every food blogger I know threw up a holiday cookie recipe)….

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Roasted tomato & peach sauce with spaghetti

There are literally about 25 pounds of tomatoes sitting on my counter right now. The csa gave us free reign of the tomato patch this week and I kind of went crazy. It was basically a nice little warm up for the farmer’s carry we did at crossfit later that night. Who needs kettle bells…

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