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Turkey, Mozzarella & Beet Green Meatballs | kitchenoperas.com

Turkey, Mozzarella & Beet Green Meatballs 

I’ve got to say, I am having THE BEST time experimenting in the kitchen as a newly omnivorous cook! I keep bookmarking all sorts of recipes, and every so often one gets really stuck in my head.  These Turkey Meatballs from Bon Appétit totally got me fixating. I loved the idea of warm and homey […]

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Paris: Fuxia (6ème arrondissement)

One of our favourite finds in Paris was an Italian restaurant, Fuxia, across the road from the Jardin de Luxembourg (in the 6th arrondissement). While we were in Paris, we took on the role of flâneurs (those who stroll and loaf).  We walked everywhere and had grand adventures throughout Paris.  In a heatwave.  We had […]

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Whole Wheat Eggplant & Kale Pizza with Garlic Scape Pesto

Ohhh, I think that making extra whole wheat pizza dough and freezing it (when I made Whole Wheat Calzones) was a brilliant idea!  I was able to make a divine thin-crust pizza from scratch in about 30 minutes! I took out the dough in the morning and let it come to room temperature to defrost.  […]

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Whole Wheat Calzones for Liz

My dear friend Liz is pregnant with her second child!!  This is fantastic news, except for the fact that I wish I could be closer to her to celebrate.  Liz lives in Pennsylvania, and with me up here in Toronto, it makes popping by for dinner & a chat quite tough. When Liz was pregnant […]

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