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Parmesan Artichoke Fritas

Parmesan Artichoke Fritas

My resolutions have thus far been mired down by carby food cravings, so I hope you are off to a healthier start than I have managed.  Lately I have been craving fried foods (probably influenced by all of the ads for Super Bowl foods), and this was how I succumbed.  These make a great little […]

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Shrimp and Artichoke Frittata

Shrimp and Artichoke Frittata, and World Diabetes Day

Did you know that today is World Diabetes Day, and that November is Diabetes Awareness month?  Diabetes touches the lives of millions of Americans, both those who are living with the disease and their loved ones.  This diabetes awareness blogger event was created by All Day I Dream About Food, a low carb blog authored […]

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Artichokes with Saffron-Orange Hollandaise

Artichokes with Saffron-Orange Hollandaise

Fall is without doubt my favorite season in terms of weather, beauty, and that eternal feeling of starting something new that lingers with geeky types who got excited about the new school year (yes, I was one of those).  Spring, however, is my favorite season for produce.  Asparagus, berries, and artichokes rank really high on […]

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Artichokes Stuffed with Citrus-Tarragon Shrimp

Artichokes Stuffed with Citrus-Tarragon Shrimp

It is springtime along the Front Range, and we have been planting as if we were pioneers.  A few days ago I put in some artichokes, a perennial plant that is really just a giant, delicious thistle.  They grow well in our semi-arid climate, and short of asparagus they are my absolute favorite vegetable.  If […]

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