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Mediterranean Chicken with Feta Cheese and Sun-dried Tomatoes

Sun-dried tomatoes are my cure-all for a menu-planning drought. As long as a jar of sun-dried tomatoes packed in oil are in the fridge, I know a variety of meals are at my disposal. Sun-dried tomatoes, goat cheese, and arugula packed into an omelet for lunch; pizza popcorn for a snack or movie night; or Mediterranean Chicken for dinner, one of my favorite (and quickest!) recipes from my I Love … [Read More...]

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Double-Cheese & Pepperoni Pizza Nachos for Movie Night

You know what's always a family dinner winner? Pizza piled high with everyone's favorite toppings. The only hitch is that it can be a bit of a pain to make at home. Stretching out the store-bought dough never goes smoothly for me: half of the dough might puff up too high with thin holes in the other half. I can never get it perfect. So behold an easier, quicker way to get your pizza fix: Pizza … [Read More...]

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(Salted) Caramel Monkey Bread

Netflix’s August movies take the message of the Netflix Original Series, Derek, one step further under the theme of "kindness is magic," encouraging acceptance of everyone of all ages and abilities. A perfect recipe for togetherness is Monkey Bread, a classic shareable family pull-apart treat. So how do you improve on a classic like Monkey Bread? It's already  a tower of dough pieces rolled in … [Read More...]

About Andrea

I’m a New York City-based author, recipe developer and freelance lifestyle writer. I have a newspaper background, along with experience in editor positions for food publications. I’m also a ghostwriter and recipe editor with the ability to weave together words and recipes for cookbooks. [Read More …]