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Roasted Red Pepper Quesadillas 

Golden crisped tortillas stuffed with roasted red peppers, spinach, chicken, and mozzarella. Quesadillas are such a versatile food.  They hold whatever filling or flavor profile you can imagine in a nifty tortilla shell.  They are a fast and easy way to use up whatever cooked meat you have in the refrigerator.  And if you have picky eaters, this… Continue reading Roasted Red Pepper Quesadillas 

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The Goal is Scrumptious: Meatloaf

I never really liked meatloaf.  Growing up, I was terrified of crunching down on an onion.  I’d slather each bite in ketchup, hoping that it would hide the taste and texture of the meatloaf, eating only as much as was necessary so I wouldn’t go hungry. On top of that, I’ve always been a bit squeamish about handling… Continue reading The Goal is Scrumptious: Meatloaf

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The Goal is Scrumptious: Herbed Asiago Cheese Bread

Please tell me you love Asiago cheese as much as I do. I am not always crazy about cheese, but Asiago gets me every time. In garlicky, creamy pasta. Broiled on toast. Baked onto a bagel. This Italian cheese boasts a salty tang that I cannot resist! The thought of baking it into a batch of my favorite French… Continue reading The Goal is Scrumptious: Herbed Asiago Cheese Bread

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The Goal is Scrumptious: Zuppa Toscana 

Recently we sampled a version of zuppa toscana, a type of Italian cream soup, at a friend’s house.  One of our hosts was the first to taste it.  After one bite he apologized.  “Oh, sorry guys.  It’s a little spicy.” Still crunching away on my salad, my reply was, “No worries!  We like spicy.”  This is true.  My husband,… Continue reading The Goal is Scrumptious: Zuppa Toscana 

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The Goal is Scrumptious: Stir Fry

I have been pursuing vegetables more and more as an adult.  No matter what else a do-list for healthy living includes, eating vegetables, usually LOTS of vegetables, is on that list. No more can I sit back and eat a few peas or green beans at dinner, pretending I filled my veggie quota for the day.  Nope.… Continue reading The Goal is Scrumptious: Stir Fry