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Chicken Posole

There’s a lot going on today! LOTS! First, there’s Chicken Posole, which is the only version of chicken soup that hits the spot in our house. It’s a simple shredded chicken that’s cooked in a spiced broth and then topped with all my favorite toppings… avocado + cheese, duh! It’s the inaugural post of my …

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Ginger Scallion Chicken Wraps

Sometimes you just need a quick and easy weeknight meal and these Ginger Scallion Chicken Wraps are exactly that! This past weekend was intense!! The best kind of intense, but crazy none the less. Friday I prepped for a HUGE party I was catering. Saturday I cooked ALL.DAY.LONG and then put together an epic spread …

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Broccoli Cheddar Soup

I wish soup season would never end— I’d like to nosh on this Broccoli Cheddar Soup with super cheesy cheese straws year-round! Is that asking too much? I think not. As kids, Broccoli Cheddar Soup was our favorite!! We’d never make a fuss when it was on the menu, especially because my mom usually served …

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Smoky Chipotle Chicken Chili

Smoky Chipotle Chicken Chili

What do you make for a hungry crowd of people before the biggest meal of the year? Smoky Chipotle Chicken Chili… obviously!! It’s the perfect one pot wonder that feeds a ton of people. Plus it’s even better for leftovers as the flavors continue to develop! It’s one of those recipes that I make once a …

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Butternut Squash Carrot Soup Recipe

Butternut Squash Carrot Soup

Taking a classic cold weather soup and turning it into something even more delicious! Get ready… Butternut Squash Carrot Soup is upping the soup ante in a big way! I’ve spent the last few days in NYC which is basically like living in the freezer. I can’t even text my fingers are so numb. Clearly …

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Charred Carrots with Herbs

Charred Carrots with Herbs

Over the weekend I was talking to one of my friends about our upcoming Thanksgiving menu and described it as not fussy, not fancy but really f*@king delicious. I think it’s probably the perfect way to describe this years feast and I’m still really freaking excited. Today we’re adding these Charred Carrots with Herbs to the …

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Cheese Bellied Fried Pickle Burgers

I tend to have a one-track mind when it comes to parties… and lately I can’t stop thinking about 4th of July. We’re heading to the beach this year and will be hanging with friends while we cook up a storm all weekend long. I’ve already emailed my friends and announced a menu that is …

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Green Harissa Chicken Burgers Recipe

Green Harissa Turkey Burgers

All burgers are not created equal. They’ve got to be equal parts juicy, packed full of flavor, perfectly salted and served on a grilled bun with awesome condiments. These Green Harissa Turkey Burgers are exactly that! As an equal opportunity burger eater, I’m always on the hunt for the perfect burger. Beef burgers, lamb burgers, chicken …

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Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

Chicken Tortilla Soup

I’m a bit of an anomaly. I come from a family who isn’t nearly as obsessed with food as me, and growing up my friends didn’t really care much about food as well. Clearly I’m from another planet. The one thing we did care about growing up was chicken tortilla soup. There was one restaurant …

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Avocado Toast – 5 Ways!

My love for Avocado Toast runs deep. Really deep. So deep that I rounded up my favorite 5 versions of it for you today! Besides the traditional avo toast (not pictured above) here’s what we’ve got going on: Avocado Toast with Tomatoes and Pesto Vinaigrette Avocado Toast with Smoked Salmon and Red Onions Avocado Toast …

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Arugula Pesto Turkey Tartine

Leftover turkey? No problem – make these Arugula Pesto Turkey Tartines and call it a day! Plus 10 other fantastic Thanksgiving Leftover Recipes Thanksgiving is tomorrow. TOMORROW PEOPLE. It’s the ultimate food holiday. The best day to get your food coma face on. The day where it’s acceptable to unbutton your pants at the dinner table …

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Chicken Parmesan Panini

Chicken Parmesan Panini

Chicken Parmesan Panini! Get into it The first thing I ever cooked for someone, outside of my immediate family, was Chicken Parmesan. It was in college, my freshman year, and I really wanted to make my tennis team dinner one night… so I studied up and watched an obscene amount of Food Network and kicked …

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Guacamole Grilled Cheese

Guacamole stuffed between 2 buttered pieces of bread and obscene amounts of colby jack cheese and then grilled for a few hot seconds on each until the cheese is melted and gooey is my idea of heaven. Guacamole Grilled Cheese is also my ideal hangover breakfast. This weekend was a total whirlwind for me. I picked …

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Open Faced Greek Sandwich

Between Thomas and I, I think we go though about a pound of both tzatziki and hummus on a weekly basis. To say we’re obsessed is an understatement. We sometimes plan dinners around what we can pair with our 2 fav dips. Many times Thomas even breaks out the hummus after dinner for a little …

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Avocado, Burrata and Tomato Tartine

You guys. I’m pumped. First, because today I’ll be on TV!! Tune into the Hallmark Channel this morning to see me whipping up some of my fav avocado dishes from Absolutely Avocados!  I had the best time on there with Mark and Christina and all the other fab guests. So big big thank yous to everyone …

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Brie, Fig and Asian Pear Panini

I’m obsessed with my Panini Press It’s one of my favorite kitchen tools and I’ve been using it a whole lot in the past few weeks. We go it for our wedding registry, I upgraded from my last one when we got married, and it’s seriously one of my favorite wedding gifts. We should all …

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Mushroom and Fontina Tartine

I’m obsessed with a lot of things. Avocados, cookies, cheese and mushrooms. My love affair with mushrooms started a few years back in culinary school and I have been obsessed ever since. They are just so flavorful, meaty and versatile and you can use them in just about anything. Recently, because it’s been so darn …

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Fully Loaded Baked Potato Soup

You know what the best feeling ever is? Sleeping in your own bed after being away for the better part of a week! I just got back from a whirlwind trip to Southern Oregon to learn everything there is to know about Harry and David and Scottsdale for a little birthday celebration! It was such a …

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Fiery Roasted Garlic and Tomato Soup

Tomato soup is something that is near and dear to my heart. I grew up eating it with the classic grilled cheese sandwich, oh what am I talking about, I still make tomato soup and eat it with a grilled cheese sandwich. Is there really anything better? Well this recipe has me thinking that I …

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Roasted Red Pepper and Heirloom Tomato S...

Back when I was in culinary school, I used to make soups like it was my job. I made soups that were pretty much every color in the rainbow and I was one happy camper. But recently I haven’t been making any soups and it’s totally unacceptable. I’ve decided that this is because in culinary …

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Turkey, Brie, Pesto and Arugula Panini

Turkey, Brie and Pesto Panini

This is probably my new favorite sandwich! The Turkey, Brie and Pesto Panini. I made it a few weeks ago for the first time for a client who isn’t a big breakfast fan… so we opted for a sandwich replacement… and after making them, well, it’s official that I’m hooked. I’m not a big breakfast …

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Spicy Guacamole Burger

Spicy Guacamole Burger

Did you know that it was Burger Month? Well, if you didn’t, now you do! So in honor of national burger month – I’m celebrating with a big fat juicy spicy guacamole burger. I mean really, did we expect anything less? Now there are some guidelines that I always abide by when making my burgers. …

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Hawaiian Pork Sandwich

Hawaiian Pulled Pork Sandwich

Imagine a sweet and spicy bbq sauce all over slowly cooked pork butt. It’s kinda the most amazing thing I’ve eaten in the past few weeks and I was totally inspired to make it after seeing these on Tasty Kitchen. The sweetness of the pineapple and the spice from the homemade bbq sauce was a …

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Tuscan Chicken Pizza Sandwichs

Tuscan Chicken Pizza Sandwich

There are tons of things in life that I absolutely love but to name a few… One – pizza. Two – guacamole. Three – anything involving carbs. Four – helping people in need. This post is about something that is really important to me and it involves 3 of the 4 things mentioned above! (no …

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