Lemon Pepper Salmon

Fish with lemon pepper seasoning was a staple of my childhood. Growing up in Idaho, all summer long we’d dine on fresh-caught river trout, cooked in a pan with that familiar shaker of McCormmick lemon pepper (still one of my favorite things to have for breakfast). But year round, the same would be applied to […]

Mango, Avocado & Grapefruit Smoothie

Every so often, a flavor combination comes along that makes you tilt your head and squint your eyes, as you wonder, “Would that really be good?” This smoothie is like that, but it catches you off guard and is so delicious. A few great things about this smoothie – it’s dairy free, grain and gluten […]

No gettin’ around it, Thanksgiving this year is gonna be different. Where typically you’d see extended family gathered and sharing in the day, COVID guidelines are putting limits on many of us. But the day is what you make it, and we’re gonna make it great! I’ve shared all my feast-level Thanksgiving recipes. Those are […]


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