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strawberry spinach salad in red bowl with serving utensils on top

Strawberry Spinach Salad with Goat Cheese, Pecans, and Homemade Balsamic Dressing

Celebrate berry season with this strawberry spinach salad with goat cheese, pecans and strawberry balsamic dressing. It’s the perfect bright, tasty, and healthy addition to summer menus. Change up the ingredients to match your tastes or what’s in your refrigerator – it’s flexible and delicious no matter how you put it together.

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DIY Stuffing Cubes - so easy to make for Thanksgiving - you'll never buy a package at the store again!

DIY Stuffing Cubes — Thanksgiving Basics

DIY Stuffing Cubes – No need to buy pre-made stuffing cubes for Thanksgiving – I’ll teach you to make your own with your favorite spices and types of bread.

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Roasted Cauliflower

Roasted Cauliflower: The Whole Truth

In a rush to get dinner started, I roasted a cauliflower whole and discovered a wonderful new technique for preparing this crunchy cruciferous vegetable.

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French Fridays with Dorie: Pumpkin Stuffed with Everything Good

As you’ve come to expect, here is OMG! Yummy’s Saturday edition of French Fridays with Dorie. What a gem this recipe is – especially for Halloween weekend and Thanksgiving just peeking around the corner. A Pumpkin Stuffed with Everything Good from Dorie Greenspan’s cookbook Around My French Table is a home run of a recipe. As usual, Dorie’s […]

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French Fridays with Dorie

French Fridays with Dorie: Creamy, Cheesy, Garlicky Rice w Spinach

It’s been a while (May 13) since I cooked with the wonderful group French Fridays with Dorie. But along with my usual late-to-the-party Saturday arrival, I’m changing up the ingredients and method this week as well. Dorie Greenspan’s recipe – creamy, cheesy, garlicky rice with spinach – is filled with fascinating background on the French and […]

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Quirky Quinoa – French Fridays with Dorie

It’s 7AM on Saturday and it’s the first time my head has been clear enough from other life clutter to think about cooking. Seriously – last night we had cereal, fruit, and milk for dinner. So once again, I attempt my French Fridays with Dorie recipe on Saturday. This week’s recipe is Quinoa (pronounced KEENwah), […]

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Beggar’s for Breakfast – French Fridays with Dorie the OMG! Yummy Way

For my second week cooking with this talented group of bloggers and cooks in the French Fridays with Dorie club, I have once again broken the post-on-Friday rule. After a long and emotionally draining week, we ended up calling out for pizza Friday night instead of cooking. So Plan B? Make this week’s recipe, Beggar’s Linguine, […]

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French Fridays with Dorie – Savory Cheese and Chive Bread

When I had the immense pleasure to meet the charming cookbook author and brilliant baker Dorie Greenspan at BlogHerFood last October, she asked me to write to her when I prepared something out of her new cookbook, Around My French Table. So last November, we made her fabulous dish Short Ribs in Red Wine and […]

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