(Consolation) Chocolate and Peanut Butter Chip Pretzel Cookies

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Sometimes, you need a sweet and salty combination. Sometimes, it’s for celebrations. And sometimes, it’s for consolation. See, I made these gluten-free cookies because my parents were coming over to watch the Dallas Cowboys play the Green Bay Packers. It’s the first time the Cowboys have made it past the first round of the playoffs…

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Chicken Enchilada Rice Bake

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I can hear what you’re thinking already. Casserole? You’re going to start 2015 with a CASSEROLE recipe? Yep. I sure am. But hear me out. While countless others are posting about detoxes, intense diets, and ways to do an entire body makeover, I’m over here without any intense resolutions for the new year. I’ve been…

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Butternut, Tempeh and Three Bean Chili

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It’s been a while since I’ve made a chili other than my standard, go-to Texas Red. Truth be told, that’s my favorite of all chili recipes. It takes time, but it rewards you with a mouth full of spice, subtle sweetness, and that hint of dried fruity flavor that only a variety of freshly dried chiles can…

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Pumpkin Spice Chex Mix

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Is it too late in the season to still be playing with the whole pumpkin spice thing? I feel like it’s just now fall, now that the temps are (hopefully) going to stay below 80 degrees around here. When I’m still wearing shorts, it’s hard to think that Thanksgiving is on the horizon. But now?…

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