Civil War Project – I Should Have Known Better Lemon Pie

Lemon Pie

After my complete and total failure at Lemon Ginger Bread I though I would give baking from my Civil War Recipes Cookbook another try. I thought I would stick with the lemon theme but, try a pie instead.  I usually have better luck with pies. Also, I LOVE lemon desserts. Overall this recipe was a… 

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Healthy Lemon Chicken Saltimbocca with Massaged Kale Salad

Chicken Saltimbocca with Massaged Kale Salad

I made this for Lunchner, that weird time between lunch and dinner.  It happens mostly on the weekends.  You know because you sleep in on the weekend and have brunch.  It makes sense that if you have brunch you then have lunchner.  Right? Don’t give me that look!  Lunchner is a real thing.  I know… 

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Moroccan Chicken with Lemon, Olives & Prunes

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Last week I ran, hiked and was doped into taking a class at the gym that I though was core and stretching.  Instead we did 1,234,244 squats, I won’t even mention the side planks.  Evil, pure evil.   I walked hobbled crawled out of that studio and dragged myself to the car.  My legs almost too… 

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Grilled Chicken with Lemon Salsa and Mint Pea Puree

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  I am an abandoner. A leaver in the dust. Love’em and leave’em type. Not really, I have just been overwhelmingly busy with school, work, life and now an impending move. Really a move?! Yes….a move.  The sad part is that I will be moving into a smaller kitchen with and itty-bitty oven.  Hopefully I… 

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Homemade Fig Newtons? Fig & Walnut Newtons

Fig & Walnut Cookies

I FOUND FIGS!  Not fresh fig, dry figs, but I still found figs!  At Wal-mart, I found dry figs at Wal-mart, who would have thought, figs at Wal-mart.  How many time have I said figs so far?  Of course I had to buy them since I have been looking for figs everywhere.  Funny how you find… 

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