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Apple Curry Butternut Squash Soup

This recipe for Apple Curry Butternut Squash Soup puts a spin on an autumn classic. Delicious curry and sweet apples add unexpected flavors, and a sprinkle of toasted pumpkin seeds sends it over the top! Butternut squash is one of … Continue reading

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Garden Bean & Red Potato Salad with Basil Vinaigrette

Crispy, oven roasted potatoes are lightly seasoned with rosemary and sea salt. Then, a trio of garden fresh beans and peas are sauteed to tender perfection. The potatoes and veggies are gently tossed together and drizzled with a homemade basil … Continue reading

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Crab Tostadas with Peach and Corn Salsa

Savor the last few days of summer with homemade tostadas topped with fresh peach and corn salsa, and crab meat straight out of the Chesapeake Bay. Summer’s not over just yet, and this recipe sure proves it! Hey there, Halloween … Continue reading

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Fresh Tomato Soup in the Crock Pot (…and why I should have been building a boat instead of cooking)

Fresh tomatoes straight from the garden, garlic, and savory spices all combine to create one amazingly delicious (and healthy) soup. Perfectly creamy with a hint of heat, this is a soup that will keep you coming back for seconds! The … Continue reading

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Yellowfin Tuna Tacos with Pickled Jalapeno Salsa

Every summer, Shaun and some of the other “guys” in the family get together for a deep sea fishing trip in Ocean City, MD. They meet down at the dock around 3:00am and then take a three hour boat ride … Continue reading

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Blueberry Banana Bread Muffins

Blue skies and blueberry fields… sounds like a perfect Sunday afternoon, doesn’t it? Lucky for us, there are several farms in the area that offer pick-your-own blueberries. Recently we spent a long summer Sunday afternoon at Lockbriar Farms picking all … Continue reading

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Kent Island Crab Cakes with Tarragon Shallot Butter

Recently, Shaun and I picked up a bushel of crabs and took them to a family get together on the Eastern Shore. These crabs were caught right off of Kent Island by a family member who happens to be a … Continue reading

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