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A diet rich in fruits and vegetables, whole grains, and lean protein – and low in sugar and fat – is recommended for a long, healthy life. But I also believe a long life should include the occasional cupcake – or what’s the point? Moderation is the key! Here, you’ll find a mix of healthy recipes, and some yummy once-in-a-while indulgences, too.   


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RECIPES FOR LIFE

I know this is going to sound a little crazy, but trust me on this – my roasted vegetable and chickpea stew is killer! And the secret ingredient? Cinnamon!

Roasted vegetable stew

A modern version of old-fashioned homemade Easter Bread, perfect for leftover ham sandwiches or toasted with jam.

Easter Bread

Potato and Green Bean Salad is hearty enough to be a meal on its own, or can complement fish or chicken as a side dish.

Potato and Green Bean salad on a plate

Wondering what to do with that little bit of leftover flat Champagne? Whip up this light vinaigrette for salads or vegetables.

green salad with vinaigrette

Here’s a recipe for healthy black bean and sweet potato burgers, with no egg!

black bean and sweet potato burger

I see a lot of overnight oatmeal in my future. My cholesterol levels were too high on my last visit to my doctor, and she threatened to put me on medication if I don’t lower my numbers by my next appointment.   Message received!  I’d much rather change my diet than take a pill for the […]

Overnight Oatmeal

One of the great discoveries in my adult life was figuring out that minestrone soup doesn’t have to come from a can (and shouldn’t!).   Fresh minestrone is so easy to make and so full of healthy goodness.   My version includes cannellini beans (a great source of fiber), a little bit of red wine (antioxidants!), and […]

Healthy Minestrone Soup

Recipe donated by: Cyndy Hinton In memory of Ginny Falcsik and in honor of Denise Gerlach (aw, thank you, Cyndy!) Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups uncooked regular oats 1 cup butter or margarine, softened 1 cup sugar 1 cup firmly packed brown sugar 2 large eggs 1 Tbsp vanilla extract 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 tsp […]

I am excited to share this recipe with you as part of The Longest Day fundraiser for the Alzheimer’s Association.  Please consider making a donation to help support research to find a cure!  Recipe donated by: Lauren Cunningham In memory of Ginny Falcsik and in honor of Dennis Falcsik Ingredients: Small amount of frozen peas, […]

I am excited to share this recipe with you as part of The Longest Day fundraiser for the Alzheimer’s Association.  Please consider making a donation to help support research to find a cure!  Recipe donated by: Team Falcsik-Cunningham-Rowser-Persichetti In memory of Ginny Falcsik and in honor of Dennis Falcsik Ingredients: 1 Tbsp oil 2 Tbsp […]

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