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Squash and Leek Soup Recipe

Squash and Leek Soup Recipe

Chilly nights call for warm soups. After a recent trip to the Mississippi Delta, a stop in Turnrow Books [...]

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Woman Of Style: Leslie Register Knows How To Party

Woman Of Style: Leslie Register Knows How To Party

Southern author and entertainer Leslie Register knows how to throw a party. A former Southern Living Photo Stylist and [...]

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Seared Snapper with Orzo Succotash

Seared Snapper with Orzo Succotash

One of my favorite things about the beach is fishing. Wanting to enjoy red snapper in the freezer from [...]

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Skillet Eggplant Marinara Recipe

Skillet Eggplant Marinara Recipe

Eggplant certainly isn’t the veggie I reach for most, but after trying this mouthwatering recipe it has made its [...]

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Tomato and Basil Capellini Recipe

Tomato and Basil Capellini Recipe

It’s the end of summer which means the squirrels leave our tomatoes alone opting instead for acorns and we [...]

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Southwestern Rice and Lentil Bowl

Southwestern Rice and Lentil Bowl

A big bowl of Southwestern style goodness, this dish is sure to please your tastebuds, your tummy, and your [...]

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Tomato, Avocado, Corn, and Black Bean Salad

Tomato, Avocado, Corn, and Black Bean Salad

It’s Hatch Green Chile season (thank you New Mexico!) Here is a recipe that you will come back to [...]

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Tempeh Kabob Recipe

Tempeh Kabob Recipe

What is Tempeh, you may ask? Tempeh is a food made from soybeans. While not as popular in the [...]

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Veggie Burrito Recipe

Veggie Burrito Recipe

Happy #meatlessmonday with this veggie packed burrito inspired by @lalobasbakery on #30a – we couldn’t get enough of this [...]

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8 Easy, Summer Party Ideas

8 Easy, Summer Party Ideas

The simplicity of enjoying fresh grown food around a table with friends is something Southerners do so well. -Julia [...]

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