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  • SHEET PAN DINNER - Pork Loin and Veggies (Easy Cleanup!)
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    SHEET PAN DINNER – Pork Loin and Veggies (Easy Cleanup!)

    I love making sheet pan dinners because they’re really easy to whip up like this Pork Loin and Veggies. And it’s easy cleanup too. That’s always something to look forward to! You can customize this recipe to your own liking. You can use pork loin, chicken breast or thighs, fish, tofu, shrimp, chickpeas and so on. There are a lot of variations you can choose from. And what can I say about vegetables? You can use so so many of them, from broccoli to zucchini or bok choy. Use a few of each for flavor. You will love this recipe. Ingredients: 1 pork loin 4-5 potatoes 5-6 cloves of garlic, skin on…

  • Fresh Potato Salad With Vinaigrette
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    Fresh Potato Salad With Vinaigrette

    I’m sure that if you try this Fresh Potato Salad With Vinaigrette you will love it. It’s tasty and hearty at the same time. This recipe is from my mother in law. She makes this potato salad. It’s better than making it with mayo, it’s lighter and healthier. I like this version better. And it’s filled with lots of veggies. I guess it takes a bit of time in making it but I promise you that it’s all worth it.  🙂 And you can prepare it ahead of time, a day before and the next day, you just serve it. Very convenient! Ingredients: 5 medium size potatoes 2 eggs (skip for…

  • DESSERTS

    No-Bake Cheesecake Cups with Grilled Apricots

    If you crave something sweet but you want it right away these No-Bake Cheesecake Cups with Grilled Apricots are perfect. It takes 10 minutes to prepare and 1 minute to eat.  🙂 Usually, we don’t really crave sweets, but sometimes we do want something sweet and delicious to eat. We made these no-bake cheesecake cups quite a few times now and they’re really good. And versatile as well! You can add all kinds of seasonal fruit to balance the sweetness from the cream cheese. It works really good with cherries, kiwi fruit, all kinds of berries, strawberries, apricots, and so on. The list is endless. This is my first time making…

  • Espaguetis con Gambas y Gulas al Ajillo
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    Espaguetis con Gambas y Gulas al Ajillo

    Espaguetis con Gambas y Gulas al Ajillo es un plato muy facil,rapido de preparar y encanta a toda la familia. Yo, normalmente hago Espaguetis al Ajillo con Gambas, porque nos gusta mucho pero hoy queria probarlos tambien con gulas. A mi marido le encantan muchisimo, con mucho ajo, perejil y que sea muy picante. En menos de 10 minutos esta listo! Los espaguetis con gambas y gulas tambien son muy faciles de hacer. Y necesitamos solo unos cuantos ingredientes. Ingredientes: 200 g de espaguetis 200 g de la Gula del Norte un manojo de perejil fresco sal y pimienta 2 cucharas de aceite de oliva 100 gramos de gambas peladas…