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Spring Leek and Bacon Quiche

Spring Leek and Bacon Quiche

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Chopped Salad

Chopped Salad

Salad for dinner is a ¬†year round once-a-week staple at our house, but I have to admit that I sometimes struggle to keep it interesting. To make salad appealing and substantial enough to be a main course, I feel like there needs to be some […]

Cranberry Walnut Chicken Salad

Cranberry Walnut Chicken Salad

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Roast Beef Sandwich with Boursin

Roast Beef Sandwich with Boursin

As sandwiches go, pretty much the only one that can make me pause when browsing a restaurant menu is roast beef. A roast beef sandwich always sounds terrific in theory. I can practically taste it just thinking about it. Too bad it is almost always […]