Recipe: Shakshuka

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Shakshuka has quickly become a Saturday brunch staple in our house. Often times I find myself falling asleep on Friday nights thinking “YES, tomorrow is Shakshuka day!” Trust me, it’s that good.

For those of you who may be unfamiliar, Shakshuka is a dish made with poached eggs in a spicy tomato base that was popularized in the Middle East and North Africa. It is perfect for any meal and super quick and easy to whip up.

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Recipe: Veggie Loaded Turkey Chili

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While the weather in the Bay Area has been pretty perfect (per usual), we are both East Coast natives so we still have a couple cold weather traditions that we just can't give up. One of our favorite things to do in the winter is to cook up a big batch of homemade chili!

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Recipe: The Sweet Green Smoothie

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With the Holiday's right around the corner (crazy right?!), we know we will soon be stuffing our faces with delicious sweet treats.  From Halloween candy, and Thanksgiving pies to never ending Christmas cookies, we are both extremely guilty of giving in to our sweet tooth cravings. So to get ahead of the inevitable, we are creating healthy options to hopefully satisfy some of those cravings.  

 This Sweet Green Smoothie is addicting! It has quickly become a breakfast staple for me. Lately our apartment has turned into a smoothie shop, we have been testing out all kinds of combos which we are very excited to share. 

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Recipe: Chocolate Peanut Butter & Banana Smoothie Bowl

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Smoothie Bowls are a guilt-free pleasure! Fast, easy, healthy,  delicious, and filling, what's not to love? Plus, the possibilities are endless. You can mix and match your favorite smoothie ingredients to create a new bowl every day! 

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Recipe: Skinny Tortellini Alfredo

Lighten up an Italian favorite with this Skinny Alfredo Sauce.  Not only is this meal light, it also cooks in less than 30 mins!  Let's face it, it's summertime which means spending time over a hot stove is not ideal.  Thanks to brands like Giovanni Rana, who make refrigerated pastas that cook in under 5 minutes, we can now enjoy our favorite savory pastas all summer long!

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Recipe: Light Tomato Cream Sauce with Lobster and Cheese Ravioli

This tomato cream sauce is both easy to throw together but is a lighter option to those classic cream sauce recipes. To prepare most cream sauces, many recipes call for butter and/or heavy cream; we have omitted those and instead use olive oil and regular milk.  Despite the saved calories, we promise you'll love it just as much!

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Recipe: Sweet Corn and Pancetta Salsa

Sweet Corn and Pancetta Salsa

Sweet Corn and Pancetta Salsa

Happy National Tortilla Chip Day! Although we are not sharing a recipe for tortilla chips, we are sharing a recipe for the tortillas perfect match!

Talk about easy! A few ingredients is all it takes to create this fresh and uniquely flavored salsa.   This recipe is the perfect blend of sweet and savory and can be paired with tortilla chips, a topping on your favorite taco, or tossed into a salad. 

While this salsa is so simple to make, there is nothing simple about it! 

For best results we like to use sweet corn straight from the cob - however you sweet canned corn will work as well!

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