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Spinach Salad with Warm Bacon Vinaigrette

Spinach Salad with Warm Bacon Vinaigrette Serves 4-6 1 pound baby spinach1 small red onion, very thinly sliced1 cup dried bing cherries8 pieces thick-sliced bacon, chopped1/4 cup red wine vinegar1/4…
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Nectarine Muffins

Nectarine Muffins Serves: 12 medium muffins 1 ripe to very ripe medium avocado, mashed (about 3/4 cup)3/4 cups granulated sugar1/3 cup canola or vegetable oil1/3 cup Greek yogurt or sour cream1/4…
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Peach Shortbread Bars

Peach Shortbread Bars Makes 12-24 bars Crust/Crumble 3 cups all-purpose flour1 cup powered sugar1 tsp baking powder1/2 tsp salt1 /2 tsp cinnamon1 1/2 cup butter, cold…
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The 4 Don’ts of Grilling Steak | Helpful Summer Grilling Tips

Happy 4th of July!The 4 Don’t of Grilling Steak | Helpful Summer Grilling Tips Don’t use stew meat.  Some cuts of beef just weren’t meant for the grill.  It’s too tough meant from slow cooking.  Use a porterhouse,…

Mango Coconut Bars

Mango Coconut Bars Serves: 8 Crust: Vegetable oil cooking spray24 coconut cookies, broken into 1-inch pieces (about 1 cup)2 1/2 tablespoons unsalted butter, chopped into 1/2-inch…