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Hasselback Barbecue Bacon Cheddar Chicken

I've seen it done with zucchini, sweet potatoes, steak, tomatoes, fish, chicken, french toast and even hot dogs!  Hasselback! It all started back in the 1950's with Hasselback Potatoes and now it's everywhere on a multitude of foods! A great way to guarantee that each and every bite is bursting with all the flavors of the recipe! The Hasselback style originated many decades ago in a restaurant in Stockholm called Hasselbacken, hence the name.  With pockets of cheddar cheese and bacon, and a smoky barbecue sauce slathered all over, every bite of Hasselback Barbecue ...

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Plum Tomato Zucchini Frittata

Breakfast for dinner? Yep! Filled with protein-perfect eggs, packed with fresh zucchini, cheesy mozzarella and fresh basil,Plum Tomato Zucchini Frittata is hearty enough to have for dinner. And it’s crowing glory of fresh plum tomatoes and a swirl of pesto will make you swoon for more! With bumper crops of zucchini in your garden and at the farmers markets, the timing is perfect for a new zucchini recipe. Just add a tossed salad and you're all set! Breakfast for dinner and on Meatless Monday too, why not?   ...

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Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cookies

Feeling deprived because you have to eat gluten free? Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cookies will change that! These flourless peanut butter cookies are rolled in glistening sugar and studded with mini bits of chocolate. Every bite will remind you of a peanut butter cup candy! Bake up a gluten free treat for someone you love today.   ...

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Banana Creme Pie Smoothie

Mornings and smoothies go hand in hand. Sometimes I like my dessert in the morning and that's when I whip up a Banana Creme Pie Smoothie! It's nutritious, with a coconut water and Greek yogurt base, so you don't have to feel so guilty and it's oh so fabulously sipping a slice of Banana Crème Pie! I can't think of a better way to welcome a new day! And what better day than today, September 21st, International Banana Festival Day, to have a Banana Crème Pie Smoothie!  Banana Crème Pie Smoothie 1 cup coconut water 1 ripe banana, peeled 5 nilla wafer ...

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Spice-Rubbed Sirloin With Chimichurri Sauce

Chimichurri Sauce, the Argentinean fresh herb sauce, is typically served over grilled meat. It is very much like an Italian pesto and is just as versatile. It actually can be served tossed with pasta, over vegetables, on's not just for grilled meat anymore! Quick and easy to make, ...

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One Pot Creamy Tomato Basil Pasta

One Pot Creamy Tomato Basil Pasta makes it's own velvety tomato sauce and gets it's creaminess from a secret ingredient....cream cheese! After a busy day everyone deserves a nourishing meal in just minutes. The ease of cooking everything in just one pot and having dinner on the table in a quick ...

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Homemade Taco Seasoning

I'm so done with buying those envelopes of Taco Seasoning that cost so much for so little and are sky high in sodium! For just pennies now I make my own Homemade Taco Seasoning and I love being able to adjust the spice level and control the salt. I keep it in an airtight mason jar in ...

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Chipotle Mango Vinaigrette

If you know me well, you know I'm not one to let summer go away easily! I hang on to every last ray of hot sunshine and fresh flavor of summer for as long as I can. Enter Chipotle Mango Vinaigrette. A sweet yet tangy creamy vinaigrette with just a hint of spice that will keep summer on your palate ...

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S’mores Ice Cream

When it's too hot to light the fire and grill up S'mores, the next best thing is a bowl of S'mores Ice Cream made without an ice cream maker! Creamy, cold, chunky and studded with milk chocolate, mini marshmallows and bits of grahams, S'mores Ice Cream will satisfy your craving and cool you off at ...

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Pimento Cheese Bacon Burgers

So y'all, this summer I had the most amazing experience attending Blog Life University, an inspiring blog conference in Atlanta, Georgia, where I met the most delightful ladies who I now call my friends. Arriving at the hotel to a power failure, which luckily ...

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