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Restaurant Recreation: Fogo de Chão’s Pão de Queijo (Brazilian Cheesy Bread)

Have you been to Fogo de Chão? It’s one of our favorite restaurants! Fogo de Chão is a Brazilian steakhouse with 20+ locations across the US and Brazil. Their claim to fame is their “gaucho style” meats which are fire roasted and … Continue reading

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Simple Snack: Crackers, Cheese, & Fruit

I’ve been working with a nutritionist for the last few months to balance my diet, get fresh and new meal ideas, and to look at trends in my diet. One trend is that I need an afternoon snack between lunch and … Continue reading

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Recipe: The Best Chicken Parmesan Ever

I grew up on chicken parmesan (chicky chicky parm parm, as Tom Haverford would call it) and John did too, so we’re big fans and we make it at home a lot. Usually this just means tossing some chicken in … Continue reading

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Recipe: Cheesy Broccoli, Chicken, and Rice

Thinking up new ideas for work-week lunches is always a challenge. I try to mix it up while keeping it easy, healthy, and portable. I saw Smitten Kitchen’s Broccoli, Cheddar, and Wild Rice Casserole recipe last month and decided to … Continue reading

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Recipe: Pepperoni and Cheese Bread

John keeps a stash of pepperoni in the fridge at all times – mostly for snacking but I also have a hunch that he hopes it will subliminally inspire me to whip him up something special with it. Well, it … Continue reading

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Fall Day Trip to Vermont

There is no better place than New England in Fall. I’ve lived here all my life and this time of year, here at home, is my favorite place to be in the whole world. Taking a day trip to Vermont … Continue reading

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Recipe: Cheddar Broccoli Bacon Quinoa Casserole

I hate using the term casserole – it conjures visions of creamed soup from a can. Blech! Trust me, there’s none of that in this recipe. Just hearty, delicious, baked, cheesy goodness. Domestocrat’s Cheddar Broccoli Bacon Quinoa Casserole (yields 12 … Continue reading

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