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Lazy Summer Dinner: Easy Caprese Pasta Salad

It’s early June and already too hot to turn on the oven. When I can’t deal with standing by the stove—and need to keep my eats light and cool—it’s time for dinners like this cold Caprese Pasta Salad.I am a sucker for cold pasta salads, especially when it’s H-O-T out. Cold soba noodles tossed in […]

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Tarragon Peach and Pork Kabobs

  Peach madness has begun! Three of our meals in the last five days have featured peaches and you might be surprised to know that not every one was a sweet snack or dessert. In fact, the most popular peach recipe in my house so far is this one for Tarragon Peach and Pork Kabobs!

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10 Minute Dinner: Lemon Oregano Shrimp

As much as I love to linger in the kitchen, sometimes even a 30-minute meal isn’t fast enough. On those nights, this Lemon Oregano Shrimp is the answer. It comes together in 10-minutes, highlights some of the best flavors of summer, and is plain delicious.

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Pretzel Chicken: An Instant Family Classic

I’m the first person to argue that grilled octopus is a perfectly acceptable family meal. (Hey, I’m Greek—I grew up eating tentacles!) I also know what foods bring a smile to every kid’s face. Octopus: not so much. Pretzel chicken: every time. This recipe is pure weeknight dinner genius. It’s quick, easy and, made with […]