Category Archives: Bacon

Why is My Kale Purple? Zuppa Toscana Soup

A Bowl Full of Kale. I love soup, but I love my Grandma more. We celebrated her birthday recently and to celebrate we went to her restaurant of choice. She choose Olive Garden because she loves this soup and doesn’t … Continue reading

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Maple Bacon Roasted Vegetables

This recipe is easily adaptable to your taste or seasonal availability. We like it best with roasted yam, carrot, brussels sprouts or all three! It is also very good with baking apples if you enjoy the sweet and savory mix.  … Continue reading

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Quiche and Frittata

Mornings were my biggest challenge in preparing and eating real food as a family. This summer I focused on coming up with a long list of quick and make ahead meals that we can serve in stages (think buffet breakfasts). I … Continue reading

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Slaw with Creamy Bacon Vinaigrette

What summer gathering or barbeque is complete without some kind of slaw? This recipe isn’t the healthiest, but it is packed with vegetables, easy to make with a variety of ingredients and always a hit. I love to serve this … Continue reading

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