Category Archives: South Beach Diet

Fall Favorites

With fall officially here, I feel like I’ve finally got my cooking groove back. It happens every summer: I get over-tired, over-heated, and over-busy and lose any ability to properly put together a good meal. But now, the weather is … Continue reading

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Chicken Shawarma Roll-Ups

**WARNING** **If you have yet to see The Avengers and are planning to, within this post are spoilers!** **Seriously. I’m going to talk about the super-secret scene at the very end of the credits.** **No angry comments that I “OMG … Continue reading

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Green on Green Salad with Creamy Avocado Dressing

I’m not usually one to post a salad recipe because, really, a salad isn’t a recipe. It’s a bunch of green stuff thrown in a bowl, usually topped with a bunch of stuff to make it sort of unhealthy, and … Continue reading

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Creamy Roasted Garlic Pasta

Roasted garlic was one of the very first “fancy” foodie items I can remember liking. It was 1991, and at the ripe young age of 11, I went on a lunch date with my mom after joining her at one … Continue reading

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Beef Gyro Meatballs with Tzatziki

When a theme gets stuck in my head, it gets stuck there for quite some time. Some of you may remember the chili phase of 2010. Some may also remember the casserole days, the burger days, and even more recently, … Continue reading

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