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OWTK Recipe Box and Contest: March Madness Spartans Turkey Shepherd’s Pie Appetizer Recipe
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OWTK Recipe Box and Contest: March Madness Spartans Turkey Shepherd’s Pie Appetizer Recipe

You are hear for an incredible Turkey Shepherd’s Pie Appetizer Recipe but first, a quick story… Many of you may be aware of my undying love of Tom Izzo and the Michigan State Men’s Basketball program (there was even that time I got to share appetizers with Coach Izzo and […]

How To Make School Lunch Masterpieces
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How To Make School Lunch Masterpieces

You’ll have to take my word for it, as none of the pieces have yet to be published, but I’ve been writing quite extensively about the deep culinary ditch I currently find myself lying semi-unconsciously in when it comes to school lunches…and after school snacks…and dinners. Frankly, I’m not exactly […]

OWTK Recipe Box: Trader’s Point Creamery’s Vegetarian Heirloom Five Bean Salad Recipe
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OWTK Recipe Box: Trader’s Point Creamery’s Vegetarian Heirloom Five Bean Salad Recipe

Today, I’m featuring the delicious handywork of Chef Brandon Canfield from The Loft Restaurant at Trader’s Point Creamery in Indianapolis, IN and sharing his amazing Five Bean Salad recipe. My family enjoyed a Friday’s on the Farm dinner at Trader’s Point Creamery in the very early stages of our cross […]

Summer Grilling With The Family
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Summer Grilling With The Family

The scene nearly paints itself. The once-cold steel of a grill that now blisters with energy, the billowing smoke from the hot hot heat, the shimmering water undulating in the distance, the squeals of delight emanating from children who scamper in every direction, the rippling stars & stripes staked along […]

4 Reasons To Have A Stuffed Animal Frozen Soup Party
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4 Reasons To Have A Stuffed Animal Frozen Soup Party

It’s not at all unusual for our table setting routine to be preceded by a quick ‘let’s just put all of this stuff over there for now’ sweep of the maple wood surface of our lone shared dining space. Whether it’s the remnants of one of my PBS Parents learning […]

Lessons from the Sabra Hummus Recall
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Lessons from the Sabra Hummus Recall

“Looks like I picked a bad week to start binge eating hummus.” My fake Airplane! quote aside, I’m not really the paranoid type by nature but it is breaking news like the Sabra Hummus recall that reminds me how much I don’t really (or shouldn’t as much) trust the industrial […]

Recipe Box: Vegetarian Meatless Meatloaf
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Recipe Box: Vegetarian Meatless Meatloaf

Food.com promised this was a really (emphasis on the REALLY) tasty vegetarian meatless meatloaf. It was, in reality, only…okay. I halved the meatloaf recipe and even added more tomato sauce then called for (inside and on top toward the end of the baking) but still the lentil and oat-based meatless […]

Recipe Box: Banana Nutella Muffin Recipe
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Recipe Box: Banana Nutella Muffin Recipe

I like bananas. I love Nutella. I’m always up for a muffin. But I haven’t tasted a crumb of these Banana Nutella Muffins. Why? Because on the morning I made them, I’d just run 5-miles and didn’t want to ‘waste’ the effort. Did I have a spoonful of Nutella with […]

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