Strawberry Raspberry Fruit Salad with Passion Fruit Dressing
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Strawberry Raspberry Fruit Salad with Passion Fruit Dressing

This strawberry raspberry fruit salad with passion fruit dressing is so tasty, and the perfect side dish for all of those “red” holidays! ​I must confess that a good fruit salad is my go-to side dish for any function. I just love how a simple dressing helps you satisfy your sweet tooth in a fun…

Quick, Easy, and Amazing Skillet Asparagus with Pecans
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Quick, Easy, and Amazing Skillet Asparagus with Pecans

This Skillet asparagus comes together in approximately 15 minutes, but most certainly does not sacrifice on taste.  The asparagus is first steamed or boiled, then given a quick saute with butter, caramelly shallots, and crunchy, earthy pecans for the perfect weeknight veggie side dish. Asparagus is one of two things making me happy right now….

Cheesy Potato Casserole with No Cream Soup
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Cheesy Potato Casserole with No Cream Soup

Cheesy Potato Casserole, affectionately called “funeral potatoes” is comfort food to the max.  This rich, cheesy dish pairs wonderfully with Ham and is the perfect addition to your Holiday Table.  Nicknames can be a funny thing.  Sometimes they are loving and endearing, like when my sister calls me “panda.”  Other times they are flattering, like…

Orange Cashew Quinoa with a Zesty, Healthy, Crunch!
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Orange Cashew Quinoa with a Zesty, Healthy, Crunch!

“> Orange Cashew Quinoa I can still hear my cute but sometimes purposely obnoxious husband’s voice echoing around the house like it was yesterday. “KEEENWAAAA” he said.  “KEEEEEEEEEEEENWAAAAAA” he repeated, louder and more emphatically. “I just can’t stop saying it, it’s such a strange word.  And look at it, it looks like fish eggs or…