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Creamy Spinach Artichoke Macaroni and Cheese with Gouda

Creamy Spinach Artichoke Macaroni and Cheese with Gouda

| February 24, 2014 | 18 Comments

Spinach artichoke dip — that party favorite — meets creamy macaroni and cheese with Gouda in this easy, delicious recipe. Once upon a time in a far off place macaroni and cheese was a dinner staple created so often that I realized it was faster and better just to make it from scratch. Okay, so […]

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Triple Chocolate Mug Cake

Triple Chocolate Mug Cake

| February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Chocolate lovers will delight in this quick and easy recipe for Triple Chocolate Mug Cake. This recipe was created for my client Bisquick. All opinions are my own. Over the weekend, someone mentioned that another snow storm was heading our way. I grimaced a little — because this winter has been so cold and snow-filled. […]

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Easy Broccoli Cheddar Soup

Easy Broccoli Cheddar Soup

| February 10, 2014 | 3 Comments

Broccoli Cheddar Soup fans will devour this easy recipe made in about 10 minutes using a high speed blender. Last night, I returned from a weekend trip with one of my favorite clients (more on that later this week!) and all I could think about was climbing into my own bed. There’s something about the […]

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Cauliflower Blueberry Couscous Salad with Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette

Cauliflower Blueberry Couscous Salad with Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette

| February 2, 2014 | 21 Comments

This post is sponsored by US Highbush Blueberry Council in connection with the Mom It Forward Blogger Network. As the close of 2013 came, I found myself undergoing a major shift inside. It had a lot to do with health and career trajectory — for the last few years, I have struggled with my weight but couldn’t […]

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Breakfast Steak and Blue Cheese Tacos

Breakfast Steak and Blue Cheese Tacos

| January 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Robust blue cheese and meaty steak party in the center of these delicious eggy Breakfast Steak and Blue Cheese Tacos, a recipe created for my client Bisquick. My kids are huge fans of all things silly (aren’t most kids?). That typically translates to raucous games of chasing the kids around the house (my husband and […]

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Roasted Portobello Mushroom Breakfast Stacks with Canadian Bacon

Roasted Portobello Mushroom Breakfast Stacks with Canadian Bacon

| January 24, 2014 | 2 Comments

Morning (or lunchtime!) eggs get a delicious makeover in this Roasted Portobello Mushroom Breakfast Stacks with Canadian Bacon. Quick, easy and delicious, this skinny recipe is so satisfying. This was developed for Jones Dairy Farm. Raise your hand if you made a New Year’s resolution to lose weight. (Yes, my hand is up!) It’s among […]

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Cinnamon Pancakes with Warm Buttery Apple Topping

Cinnamon Pancakes with Warm Buttery Apple Topping

| January 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Whenever I don’t feel like cooking, I turn to breakfast for dinner. Seriously — it’s so easy to whip up and the payoff is huge. Happy, smiling, cheery kids? That’s the best. But, if you ask my husband, I have a bad habit of misjudging how much food is necessary to feed the family breakfast […]

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Balsamic Kale and Black Lentils with Feta

Balsamic Kale and Black Lentils with Feta

| January 14, 2014 | 3 Comments

Last week, as I was digging into my lunch and reading through some interesting links I’ve opened earlier in my browser, I happened upon a Prevention Magazine story about Superfoods for 2014. Every year, different nutritionists and groups like to share what they believe will be the hottest healthy foods of the year. In the […]

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3 Things I Can’t Get Enough Of: January 2014

3 Things I Can’t Get Enough Of: January 2014

| January 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every month, I highlight products and foods that I am really enjoying. This month, I have five delicious ones to share. Enjoy! Emile Noel Organic Pumpkin Seed Oil I love the subtle differences between different oils, so I am always up for trying something new — like this pumpkin seed oil. When I first poured […]

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The Best of Sarah’s Cucina Bella: 2013 Edition

The Best of Sarah’s Cucina Bella: 2013 Edition

| December 31, 2013 | 3 Comments

Can you believe we’ve reached the end of 2013? This year has been an incredible one — filled with healing, hope, rebuilding and joy. As I look back, I am struck with just how full this year was. We traveled a little — taking an epic road trip to Disney World. We found new routines […]

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