Truffle Sweet Potato Chips

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Yesterday, I fell down an entire flight of stairs. Started at the top, ended at the bottom…shoeless, and very confused. Apparently checking for ice on outdoor stairs after a rainy night in sub-freezing temperatures is not second nature for this Texas girl. Lesson learned, my friend. Lesson. Freaking. Learned. As you can imagine, today my […]

Cinnamon & Honey Mashed Sweet Potatoes

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I don’t know about you, but now that the holidays are over, my body is craving vegetables big time.  I realized that over the past few weeks I wasn’t getting the foods I was used to, and while I got to indulge in some of my favorites, like cherry pie squares, green bean casserole, and champagne, […]

Mac & Cheese Please

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Mac & Cheese…oh the comfort foods of comfort foods…. I don’t know about you, but if I’m at a restaurant, and mac & cheese is on the menu, there’s about a 99% chance that I’m going order it.  I usually try to convince whichever poor soul that has agreed to share a meal with me […]

Honey Wheat Oat Bread

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When I was a kid, my grandma gave me a recipe for “Basic Bread.”  I remember us baking it together while I carefully wrote down the ingredients along with each detail of every step on a recipe note card.  I took the idea of “practice makes perfect” to heart and I made that exact same bread […]

Bacon Lime Sweet Potato Salad

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I love this “potato salad” for what it has: sweet potatoes, fresh dill, and ground cinnamon; and for what it doesn’t have: I’m looking at you, mayonnaise. This is more of glorified roasted sweet potatoes, and it’s the perfect way to sample out one my favorite fall veggies at the launch of the season.  I […]