• Homemade Tomato Butter | Wannabee Chef

    Homemade Tomato Butter

    February 12, 2019

    In the winter, I always miss good tomatoes. Does anyone else agree with that? Last winter, I was  browsing Trader Joe’s and I discovered First Fields strained tomatoes-they had a beautiful color and bottle too;) The color caught my eye and I knew I had to buy it. That night,  I used them for my…

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  • Chicken and Vegetable Meatloaf

    February 2, 2019

    Classic meatloaf madeover with fresh vegetables and lean ground chicken! This Chicken and Vegetable Meatloaf is a family favorite and makes for an easy, delicious weeknight meal. Last night, my husband was having a pre-production meeting at our house for a TV pilot that he is filming called Two Awkward Dudes. I thought I would…

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  • Sausage, Rice, & Quinoa Stuffed Peppers | Wannabee Chef

    Sausage, Rice, & Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

    November 1, 2018

    Today, I got home from a playdate with my kids at 6:30 pm and I needed to get dinner on the table FAST because the kids were super hungry and on the verge of a meltdown.  The problem was I didn’t have much in my fridge.  I had to get a little creative. I had…

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  • Zucchini, Gouda, & Strawberry Jam Crostini | Wannabee Chef

    Zucchini, Gouda, and Strawberry Jam Crostini

    June 1, 2018

    I got a little inspired so I decided to make another quick, no-cook appetizer for my summer appetizer series. I’ll continue to post more of these recipes throughout the summer! What I like about crostini is that there’s an infinite variety of toppings that you can use and they’re also bite-sized so you can try…

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