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Spicy Italian Sausage Pasta with White Beans, Kale, and Crispy Breadcrumbs

The perfect mix of health & comfort food. Think grown-up, savory mac and cheese that sneaks in a whole bag of kale

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Gnocchi White Bean Soup with Fresh Dill

There is nothing like a warm bowl of soup on a cold summer’s day. Yes, you read that right. For those unfamiliar with Carmel, our default summer weather is FOG. Now, the thing with soup is it can be incredibly slow and involved (read: simmer for hours), or fast and easy. This soup is the […]

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dinner lunch

Tortellini Soup of the Gods

“Of the Gods” you say? YES. This is a godsend on cold, grey days (of which there are many Carmel summers). Pairs well with fuzzy bathrobes 🙂

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dinner

Healthier Penne alla Vodka

Say arrivederci to the heavy cream and aloha to Greek yogurt. I love penne alla vodka.

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dinner

Cheesy Shrimp Risotto

Risotto is one of those dishes I love but never think to make or order! Serve up this cheesy shrimp one for an enjoyable evening activity!

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Vidur’s Chicken Curry

Indian food is just not something I thought I’d ever be able to make. Then my friend taught me this easy curry recipe. Turns out you just need the right spices!

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dinner

Sweet Potato Boats with Chickpea, Spinach, and Lemon Maple Dressing

I used to think stuffed sweet potatoes were just Instagram/Pinterest hype. The I made them. Work these into your weeknight rotation PRONTO!

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lunch

Monday Meal Prep Salad with Homemade Dressing

Why is this the meal prep salad? Because in making it, you’ll end up prepping ingredients you can toss in future bowls, salads, and plates all week!

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dinner lunch

Lemon White Bean and Veggie Soup

I am a huge proponent of white beans and lemons. So the fact I’ve combined them with my third favorite thing, vegetables, and into a soup shouldn’t be the least bit surprising. Empty out your pantry and freezer as well into this lemon white bean and veggie soup! Ingredients: 2 cans white beans* 32 oz […]

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Weeknight Spaghetti (Squash)

I am a HUGE pasta person. 100% Italian, with some of my fondest childhood summer memories involving going to my grandmother’s where she’d had vats on vats of spaghetti with homemade sauce and pepperoni. Needless to say, I take my pasta quite seriously and get a bit skeptical of the carbo-skimping. So, after a long […]