Toasted Garlic + Swiss Chard Pizza l SimplyScratch.com  (26)

Toasted Garlic + Swiss Chard Pizza

Is it me or did this week fly by?? I swear yesterday was Monday and then I blinked and here it is Friday. Fridays are my favorite because Pat...

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(Tomato-less) Roasted Vegetable Pizza Sauce

Yup, it’s true. A pizza sauce without a single tomato. Zip, zilch, ZERO to-mah-toes. I’m a big fan of traditional pizza sauce, homemade is always preferred. BUT it has...

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Black Pepper + Parmesan Frico Potato Wedges

True or false: you love potatoes as much as I do. Please say true, because I know I could eat them every day of my life in any way,...

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Grilled Corned Beef + Swiss on Rye

I have a major sandwich crush going ON and I’m so excited to tell you all about it. If a Reuben and a Cuban sandwich had a sandwich-baby (a...

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Cream Cheese Streusel Muffins

Check out this muffin top. Cream cheese muffins are probably. No. Most definitely, my favorite muffin. Vanilla cream cheese swirled into muffin batter, sprinkled with a streusel that gets...

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Grilled Chicken Shawarma Kebabs

Is it ever too early for a grilling recipe? I think not. The sun here in Michigan is shining, snow is melting and the temperature is in the high...

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Roasted Vegetable Freekeh Salad + Lemon Mint Vinaigrette

It’s salad Tuesday. Yeah, I totally made that one up. But to commemorate this non-holiday, I made us a healthful and wholesome salad. My pantry is busting at the seams...

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Za’atar + Roasted Garlic Hummus

I love hummus. So it should come as no surprise when I tell you I eat it as my meal. In fact I’m pretty certain I said that before…...

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Homemade Za’atar

Dear za’atar, I have some serious plans (aka recipes) calling for you. Thanks for being awesome. Your friend, Laurie There’s a dozen or so ways to prepare za’atar. There’s the oh-so...

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Apple, Carrot + Raisin Baked Oatmeal

The weather in the mitten state has been crazy bitter cold. It’s SO cold that Thursday and Friday of last week into this past Monday the school district thought...