Spinach Orzo Risotto – Dinner Recipe

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This Spinach Orzo Risotto dinner recipe is the perfect side for your summer BBQ or an easy weeknight meal with fish or chicken. You can also add longer-cooking vegetables to the base such as carrots, bell peppers, or cauliflower.  Makes 4 Servings INGREDIENTS 1/4 cup diced onion 1 teaspoon minced garlic 1 teaspoon olive oil … Read More

Chicken Fajitas Recipe

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Makes 4 Servings INGREDIENTS 4 tablespoons avocado oil, divided Zest of 1 lime 2 cloves garlic, pressed 1 teaspoon ground cumin 1/2 teaspoon ground coriander 1/2 teaspoon ground chipotle pepper Salt and pepper to taste 1 pound chicken breasts, boneless, skinless and lightly pounded until uniform in thickness 1 yellow pepper, cut into strips 1 … Read More

Lemony Greek Potatoes Recipe

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4 servings INGREDIENTS 3 medium-size russet potatoes, washed and cut into 1-inch wedges 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 1 teaspoon dried oregano Salt and pepper to taste Lemon juice to taste DIRECTIONS Preheat the oven to 400º. Place the potatoes on a sheet tray and toss with the olive oil and oregano. Season with … Read More

Simple Pasta Bolognese Recipe

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Makes 4 Servings This is a simple meat sauce recipe that I learned from an Italian chef in Italy. Note that you can make a lighter version with ground turkey or chicken. INGREDIENTS ½ pound ground beef and ½ pound ground pork 3 tablespoons olive oil, divided 1/4 cup carrots, minced 1/4 cup celery, minced … Read More

Cobb Salad Recipe

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Makes 2 Servings INGREDIENTS 1 head Romaine lettuce, chopped 6 ounces sliced turkey 2 hardboiled eggs, chopped 1/4 cup sunflower seeds 1/4 cup walnuts, chopped 1/4 cup fresh parsley, chopped 1/2 cup shaved brussels sprouts 2 tablespoons olive oil or avocado oil 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar Salt and pepper to … Read More

BBQ Sheet Tray Chicken Dinner Recipe

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I love to cook sheet tray dinners. They are super-fast with little cleanup. Perfect for a weeknight meal. This recipe highlights two of my favorite Fall vegetables, sweet potatoes and brussels sprouts. Enjoy! Makes 4 Servings 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts 2 cups brussels sprouts, cleaned and sliced in half 4 sweet potatoes, sliced into … Read More