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Cherry-Tomato-and-Cucumber-Salad

Cherry Tomato and Cucumber Salad

I'm all alone in my household of four. No one else enjoys cucumbers.  Or cherry tomatoes. No one, but me. Sniff. Sometimes, I just have to celebrate my cucumber-and-cherry-tomato-loving-ways. And sneak in things like this Cherry Tomato and Cucumber Salad. Even if I'm the only one who eats it, it's still darn tasty. So there. [...]

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Roasted Asparagus

Roasted Asparagus

I originally had no intention of posting this Roasted Asparagus recipe.   As you can probably imagine, I cook a lot. Which means I make a lot of food.  And try out a lot of recipes. When these recipes are tasty, I share them on this here blog.  When they're not up to par, I [...]

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Sautéed Asparagus with Garlic and Shallots

Apparently, there's only so many times one can eat plain steamed asparagus. And, when I say, "one," I mean Dustin.  As for me, I could probably never get tired of it.   You know how there's that one side or that one recipe that, somehow, always sounds great for dinner?  Well, steamed asparagus is usually the [...]

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Asian Coleslaw

Finally done with my cookbook! Thanks for your patience. Either check your email if you're already signed up to my newsletter to get your link or sign up here. Thanks! -------------------------------- Okay.  So...the holidays are over, 2010 is over and all those delicious -- but evil -- sweet treats have either been eaten, given away [...]