ready in about an hour and 5 minutes; serves 8
You might need to buy:
  • granulated sugar
  • vegetable oil
  • sour cream
  • pure vanilla extract
  • Grated zest of 1 orange
  • all-purpose flour
  • baking soda
  • kosher salt
  • Cream Cheese Frosting:
  • pure vanilla extract
  • sifted confectioners' sugar

Read through recipe before starting….

ready in about an hour and 5 minutes; serves 16
You might need to buy:
  • ⅔ cup milk
  • beaten eggs
  • shredded carrot
  • salt
  • baking soda
  • ground cardamom or nutmeg
  • ground cinnamon
  • baking powder
  • ⅔ cup packed brown sugar
  • all-purpose flour
  • ⅓ cup canola oil
ready in about an hour and 15 minutes; serves 8
You might need to buy:
  • For the Meatballs:
  • ground chicken
  • fresh white bread crumbs
  • chopped fresh parsley leaves
  • freshly grated Pecorino Romano
  • milk
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • For the Soup:
  • good olive oil
  • minced yellow onion
  • homemade chicken stock
  • dry white wine
  • small pasta such as tubetini or stars
  • minced fresh dill

3/4 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/4 cup butter…. CRUMB TOPPING if you’d like…

ready in about an hour and 15 minutes; serves 8
You might need to buy:
  • ground ginger
  • cinnamon
  • flour
  • lemon juice
  • brown sugar
  • fresh raspberries
  • salt
  • fresh grated nutmeg
  • vanilla extract
  • Peach Schnapps

I use frozen shelled edamame. If you do this too, just be sure to thaw it before adding!
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I used regular Tamari. If you use reduced-sodium, you’ll want to increase the amount (maybe to 2 tablespoons or so). Also, if you don’t need to keep this salad gluten-free, you can substitute soy sauce for the tamari.

ready in about 30 minutes; serves 4
You might need to buy:
  • Salad
  • shelled edamame*
  • sesame seeds
  • Nutty Sesame Dressing
  • pure maple syrup
  • tamari
  • rice vinegar
  • toasted sesame oil
ready in about 40 minutes; serves 4
You might need to buy:
  • ⅓ cup finely chopped celery
  • finely chopped red bell pepper
  • lemon juice
  • low-fat mayonnaise
  • Old Bay seasoning
  • hot sauce
  • shredded Swiss cheese
  • Sargento Reduced Fat Swiss Cheese

Suggested toppings (to serve):

Tortilla chips
Sour cream
Chopped cilantro
Shredded cheddar cheese

ready in about an hour; serves 6
You might need to buy:
  • vegetable oil
  • chili powder
  • cumin
  • ground black pepper
ready in about two hours and 20 minutes; serves 4
You might need to buy:
  • loosely packed fresh flat-leaf parsley
  • loosely packed fresh dill weed
  • fresh lemon juice
ready in about 30 minutes; serves 6
You might need to buy:
  • tomato juice
  • bottled clam juice
  • red wine vinegar
  • olive oil
  • fresh lemon juice
  • chopped fresh basil
  • chopped fresh parsley
  • Old Bay seasoning
ready in about 30 minutes; serves 6
You might need to buy:
  • butter