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Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

My family does birthdays well. Yes, there are thoughtful gifts and spending the evening with each other, catching up, the irreverent conversations… But where we really excel is the food! This weekend we celebrated my mom’s birthday with a Greek … Continue reading

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Roasted Broccoli

Maybe you didn’t like broccoli as a child. Perhaps you harbor a secret aversion to the cruciferous green vegetable, but don’t want to admit to it because you’re a “grown up” now and your supposed to eat your vegetables without … Continue reading

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Artichoke Hummus

I’ve been making hummus lately, and I may never go back to the store-bought version! Granted, some boutique store-bought hummus is very good, but do you really want to spend $6 for a tiny little container of it? If you … Continue reading

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Indian-Inspired Yogurt Marinade

I’ve always loved Indian food. I think I truly fell in love with it while living in London. It seemed that in every neighborhood, on nearly every corner there was an Indian restaurant. Some of them were informal and had … Continue reading

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Paprika Chicken

Janine cooks a recipe from a cookbook, in the first of what she hopes will be an ongoing series. The results hint that the cookbook recipes will keep coming! Continue reading

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Yellow Tomato Salad

Janine takes a giant yellow tomato and turns it into a concoction that, today, became a salad. But these flavors have all sorts of potential. Continue reading

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Roast Chicken

Janine details the steps to create the best roast chicken ever. Her secrets: brine, and butter. Continue reading

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Spaghetti with Caramelized Onions and Scallops

Janine makes a pasta dish that sings with caramelized onions. The onions are the star of the dish, and make it well worth making! Continue reading

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Blueberry Lemon Scones

Janine makes blueberry lemon scones. You should try them this weekend for breakfast or brunch. Continue reading

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Lemon Squares

Janine uses lemons again, this time to make lemon squares! Yum! Continue reading

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