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Garlic Sage Smashed Potatoes

Garlic Sage Smashed Potatoes

Garlic Sage Smashed Potatoes are a great side item at your dinner table. A customizable version of mashed potatoes that everyone will love. I’m not sure where I first heard of “smashed” potatoes, but the idea is brilliant! It has the best features of mashed potatoes with the added benefit of being customizable, and in …

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Savory Mushroom Palmiers - a savory version of the puff pastry treat that can be served as a delicious appetizer or side. Especially great for holidays or dinner parties!

Savory Mushroom Palmiers

Savory Mushroom Palmiers.  A savory version of the puff pastry treat that can be served as a delicious appetizer or side. Especially great for holidays or dinner parties! I have a running list where I jot down recipe ideas when I think or hear of them, so I can refer back if I find myself …

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Green Bean Chickpea Salad with tomato, walnuts, feta cheese, parsley and lemon. A great appetizer or side dish for dinners or holiday gatherings!

Green Bean Chickpea Salad

Green Bean Chickpea Salad with tomato, walnuts and feta. A great appetizer or vegetable side dish for dinners or holiday gatherings! As an Amazon associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. This is one of those dishes where I just kept piling on more ingredients. Blame it on too much food in the house? But in …

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Honey Apple Challah Bread. A family favorite that is sweetened up with honey and apple chunks and braided together. Great for holidays!

Honey Apple Challah Bread

Honey Apple Challah Bread. A family favorite that is sweetened up with honey and apple chunks and braided together. Great for holidays! If you haven’t yet tried my challah bread recipe, you’re in for a treat. And if you have tried it, you’re also in for a treat (because you know how good it is!). …

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Simple Baked Spaghetti Nests - Barilla Angel Hair Pasta paired with Clos du Bois Cabernet Sauvignon red wine makes an easy and elegant dinner for entertaining.

Baked Spaghetti Nests

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #thetalkofthetable #CollectiveBias The following content is intended for readers who are 21 or older. Simple Baked Spaghetti Nests – Barilla Angel Hair Pasta paired with Clos du Bois Cabernet Sauvignon red wine makes an easy and elegant dinner for …

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Nana's Potica recipe - a Slovenian nut roll traditionally served at Easter and Christmas.

Nana’s Potica

Nana’s Potica recipe – a Slovenian nut roll traditionally served at Easter and Christmas. Make this dessert to give as gifts or for dinner parties. My Nana was an awesome baker. When I would visit her in summers growing up, I would spend hours leafing through her cookbooks with dreams of owning my own bakery …

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This baked ziti will quickly become a family favorite. Easy comfort food that you can make ahead or freeze for later!

Grandma’s Meatless Baked Ziti

My grandma’s vegetarian baked ziti will quickly become a family favorite. Requires only 5 ingredients! Easy comfort food that you can make ahead or freeze for later. Hands down the best baked ziti recipe. I’m kind of surprised this wasn’t the very first recipe I ever posted to the blog. (Though my first post was not …

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