I recently found myself in possession of an excess of baby potatoes and pesto. A girl can only eat so many roasted baby potatoes and, not wanting things to go to waste, I started experimenting. The result? These cheesy pesto hot crash potatoes are one of the easiest, tastiest side dishes I’ve had in a…

Cheesy Pesto Crash Hot Potatoes
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Everyone loves a great restaurant Caesar salad, but not too many people make them at home.  Really great, classic homemade Caesar dressing involves things that often weird people out (me included), namely raw egg yolks and anchovies.  When we were developing recipes for our second cook book, I really wanted to come up with a…

How to make cesar salad at home
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Can I share a secret with you guys? Just because something is labor-intenseive or 100% homemade doesn’t mean it’s the best. Making great food doesn’t have to be hard, and sometimes shortcuts are delicious. Let’s stop being martyrs here. I used to think the same way you did. I used to make everything absolutely from…

Easy Banana Cream Pie
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I was reading a food magazine on the plane this week and there was a feature about deviled eggs.  They had recipes for deviled eggs with everything from salsa to crab to black beans in there and I just sat there staring.  Like, do people really like deviled eggs like this??  Why is everyone always…

Classic Deviled Eggs
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When it comes to holiday candy, Easter candy is my ultimate weakness. Starburst jelly beans? Solid Cadbury eggs? Reese’s Peanut Butter Eggs (where the ratio of peanut butter to chocolate is somehow more perfect than all the other Reese’s concoctions)? I will take them all, please and thank you. Where my soul is torn, however,…

Easter Peeps Printables
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When I was little, one of my favorite meals (and still one of my favorite comfort foods) was meatloaf. I didn’t understand why it got such a bad rap. It seemed to be one of those things my friends complained about, that was in books and movies as the worst dinner ever, and I was…

Sheet Pan Mini Meatloaves
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Alfredo sauce is one of those things that I usually only splurge on in restaurants.  Its simple combination of cream, butter, and cheese is downright magical, but also downright indulgent! I always worried that creating a healthier alfredo sauce recipe wouldn’t do the original justice but I’ve found a great combination of ingredients that maintains that creamy…

Guiltless Alfredo Sauce
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It seems like everyone has their own go-to appetizers for potluck type parties. If you don’t have a good hot dip on your list then you definitely need one, and this is Cheesy Roasted Red Pepper Dip is of our all-time favorites! It’s different than the standard spinach-artichoke dip that a lot of people bring, yet…

Cheesy Roasted Red Pepper Dip
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Before we talk about puffed rice and oreo cookies enrobed in marshmallows and butter- if any of you missed Monday’s announcement and blog post, click here to check out our new Fit & Fast Meal Plan!  We’re thrilled you guys are loving it already.  We also believe indulgent desserts are part of a well-rounded diet,…

Rice Krispie Treat
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We are SO excited to be launching a brand-new meal plan today! We have literally been working on this for months, tweaking menus, extras, tips, and tricks to make it something we believe will be an invaluable resource for your family!   Thousands of you are raving about our Meal Plan Service and how it’s…

Introducing: The Fit & Fast Meal Plan!
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I have a special love for Cadbury mini-eggs. They remind me of my Mom, who always let me buy the little single serving packs they had near the register at our neighborhood grocery store growing up. To this day I can’t stay away from them and in our house we affectionately refer to them as…

Cadbury Egg Cookies
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I’ve said this so many times, but lunch is the hardest meal for me. I hate eating alone. I hate eating the same thing every day. I hate making food for one person. But, especially when I’m trying to eat healthier (and save money!), going out every day is terrible in so many ways, and…

Southwest Grilled Chicken Meal Prep Bowls
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