Anne-Marie’s Baked Sweet Potato Soup

November 7, 2016

I absolutely LOVE fall. There’s something about that feeling when you step outside and turn right back around to grab a sweater. That first chill of the season draws a rush of excitement from me. I crave coffee, not only to wake me up,...

Zucchini Blueberry Pancakes

September 26, 2016

Last month, Holly’s Rise And Shine Breakfast Bakes had me craving breakfast for dinner. Only problem is, I don’t want an overwhelmingly high amount of calories that I’m going to have to work off for the next week because Mama wants...

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Italian Stuffed Eggplant

September 13, 2016

Apparently, I’m still stuck in Italy! Though I’ve kicked the pasta and Focaccia bread to the curb (thank goodness because I’m not ready to gain all my baby weight back), I just can’t let go of that Italian seasoning. So here’s my happy...

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Rise and Shine Breakfast Bakes

August 29, 2016

I’ve never been a big breakfast eater, but in the past year I’ve redoubled my efforts in that department. With longer days as a mom and business owner of sorts, I find my energy fizzling out on those days I don’t start with some...

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Vegetarian Cauliflower Stir-Fry

August 22, 2016

I’m by no means a chef, nor is Model Behaviors a food site. I remember when I first started the website, I got a lot of flak about not having a niche. You’re a model but you don’t want to write about fashion? You have degrees in...

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Cedar Plank Wild Alaskan Salmon

August 15, 2016

I’m excited to share a recipe that reflects a couple of my favorite hometown resources—wild Alaskan salmon and the aromatic Alaskan Yellow Cedar. Wild salmon has to be one of the healthiest foods around. It’s an excellent source of...

Homemade Tagliatelle al Ragu di Carne

August 8, 2016

Just the mention of Tuscany causes me to sway my hips from side to side and close my eyes, losing myself in a deep and melodic daydream. Those golden rolling hills captured in so many Renaissance paintings had me at first sight, and...

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Garlic Chicken for Beginning Cooks

July 18, 2016

I love cooking. I’m constantly calling my mom for new recipes or perusing Pinterest for different dinner ideas. Sometimes, I’m even known to put my own twist on things, and after a bit of experimenting, this Garlic Chicken for...

Fourth of July CarrHot Dog

July 4, 2016

“HOT DOG! GET YER HAWWWT DAWWWWG!!!” I can still hear my favorite vendor with the handlebar mustache tempting us fans back in those days when I was a Wrigley Field regular. I’ve traced my love of hot dogs back to that particular time...