Posts Tagged ‘organic’

Crock-Pot Balsamic Chicken

March 13th, 2015


I love the idea of a crock-pot meal. Put everything into one pot in the morning and come home to wonderfully smelling kitchen and a delicious slow cooked meal. The problem is I’ve been trying out a lot of different recipes and have not found many that I love…until now. This dish has been a
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Simply Delicious Chicken Soup

January 15th, 2015


I love chicken soup. It’s comforting, filling and a great way to get my kids to eat more protein and vegetables. Unfortunately I do not always have a enough time to make it entirely from scratch. This simple recipes uses a few short cuts (like store bought chicken stock and a rotisserie chicken) to create
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Green Yums Review (and discount code!)

August 12th, 2014

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I am always looking for easy ways to bring organic produce into my kitchen.  I am part of a local CSA (which stands for Community Supported agriculture) and I shop at Whole Foods, but I often wish I could just have my favorite things delivered right to my door.  Enter GreenYums … a good friend recently told
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When life gives you lemons…part 1

April 30th, 2013


This past weekend one of my wonderful next door neighbor dropped off a beautiful Persian lemon from his tree.  He told me that he and and his wife always enjoy all of my recipes and he wanted to see what I would create with it.  It was one of the most gorgeous lemons I have
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Snack Time!

March 11th, 2013


When your kids come into the kitchen after school starving and asking for a snack, make sure you have something nutritious and delicious to serve them.  Snacks play an important role in managing hunger, boosting nutrition and stabilizing energy.  But not all snacks are created equal.  While it may seem quicker to grab a pre-packaged
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Orange Roasted Chicken with Carrots and Fennel

November 16th, 2012


Roasting a chicken is an easy way to impress your dinner guests. Start with an organic free-range chicken, some garlic and your favorite citrus fruit…delish! Orange Roasted Chicken with Carrots and Fennel 1 (5 to 6 pound) roasting chicken Kosher salt Freshly ground black pepper 1 large bunch fresh rosemary 1 orange, quartered 1 head
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The Fresh Box

October 12th, 2012


Every Friday I get to pick up an amazing box of farm fresh veggies from a great little store in Westfield, NJ called Alan’s Orchard.  Alan’s Orchard sells local sustainably farmed and certified organic produce, responsibly raised free-range poultry and grass-fed beef, local artisanal cheeses and other dairy products, breads, sauces, jams, frozen yogurt with
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