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Author Archives: velikova

Ode to a spatula …

Dear Spatula, You have served me through all my children’s birthdays, holiday baking, special occasions, as well as every day meal preparations in the last 28 years. But now, your whipping, mixing, and stirring days are drawing to a close. Parting is such sweet sorrow. Sigh.

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Avocado Baked Eggs

This was a different spin for breakfast. I am not always a fan of runny eggs, but I liked it. Avocado Baked Eggs These Avocado Baked Eggs are packed with protein and healthy fats plus they are Paleo, Whole30, and low carb friendly. Add your favorite toppings and enjoy this for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. … Continue reading »

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Cod with Hoisin Glaze

Quick and delicious! Cod with Hoisin Glaze Fresh ginger, sesame oil and chili paste give bottled hoisin sauce easy, delicious flavor. Serve the cod over steamed Chinese greens. Ingredients 2 tablespoons hoisin sauce 2 teaspoons fresh grated ginger root 1 teaspoon toasted sesame oil ½ teaspoon garlic chili paste, or hot sauce (or less to … Continue reading »

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Piernik – a Polish Christmas cake

Piernik – a Polish Christmas cake Ingredients Ingredients (for the cake) 140 g unsalted butter 300 g honey 100 g light brown sugar 365 g plain flour 1 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda 1 teaspoon baking powder 3 teaspoons ground ginger 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon ½ teaspoon ground cloves ¼ teaspoon ground nutmeg ¼ teaspoon ground … Continue reading »

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Baked Herb Catfish

Baked Herb Catfish Ingredients 2 tablespoons minced fresh parsley 1 teaspoon salt ¾ teaspoon paprika ½ teaspoon dried thyme ½ teaspoon dried oregano ½ teaspoon dried basil ½ teaspoon pepper 4 catfish fillets (6 ounces each) 2 tablespoons lemon juice 1 tablespoon reduced-fat butter, melted 1 garlic clove, minced Method 1. Combine the first seven … Continue reading »

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Shrimp Zoodles Parmesan for Two

Shrimp Zoodles Parmesan for Two Baked Shrimp Parmesan over Zucchini Noodles – an easy, light and delicious shrimp dish made in under 30 minutes! Ingredients 8 ounces peeled and deveined jumbo shrimp fresh black pepper, to taste 1 large egg, beaten* 3 tablespoons whole wheat Italian seasoned breadcrumbs 1 tablespoon panko crumbs 1 tablespoon grated … Continue reading »

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The Virginia Quilt Museum

My block for The Virginia Quilt Museum 2019 Block Challenge! It’s a wonderful museum I have visited many times. They are planning to sew the finished blocks into a raffle quilt to support the museum. via PressSync

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15-Minute Chicken Paillards Recipe | Bon Appetit

15-Minute Chicken Paillards Recipe | Bon Appetit Ingredients 2 large skinless, boneless chicken breasts (about 8 ounces each) Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper 5 tablespoons olive oil, divided ½ small head of cabbage, very thinly sliced (about 4 cups) ½ small red onion, very thinly sliced ½ teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes 2 tablespoons red … Continue reading »

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Simple Friendships Quilt Along

Just finished step 2 of #simplefriendships2QAL ! via PressSync

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