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Slow Cooker Sweet Potatoes

July 15, 2014
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I usually bake my sweet potatoes in large batches, but in the summertime, I choose to ignore the oven. Crockpot, who knew you were my year-round buddy?  Scrub the potatoes clean, pierce them with a fork, wrap in foil, and slow cook on low for 6-8 hours. Eat with maple butter… …or mash it up! […]

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KSP

December 21, 2013
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Picked up a bag of Korean Sweet Potatoes from California Market the other week – perfect for Christmas, because of their mild Chestnut flavor. These guys dry out easily, so instead of microwaving them like I do with the Trader Joe’s variety, I cook them using my Mom’s method. Then, they’ve gone into everything from […]

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LA Creme Pie

November 24, 2013
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Hit the Larchmont Farmers Market this morning – filled up on fruit, and brought home a bunch too… …then swung by the grocery store and picked up a few things that are a little more processed. Yoplait sent a few coupons for their products – I WAS NOT digging this Boston Creme Pie flavor… …but […]

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Left A Jar

November 21, 2013
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Peanut Butter one almost empty… …I filled it with 1/2 a cup of nonfat cottage cheese sweetened with Liquid Stevia… …and a chopped sweet potato. Capped + eaten on the run. Back home for lunch, the vegetable du jour was incorporated into a salad – basically the same one as last night’s post-Disneyland dinner, but […]

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Happiest Hump Day on Earth

November 20, 2013
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Abe and I have been meaning to make a video at Disneyland for a while, but we’ve both been too busy to drive all the way to Anaheim and shoot it. TODAY WAS OUR LUCKY DAY!!! You’ll be able to see all our secret Disney adventures once he edits/uploads it… …in the meantime, I can […]

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