Summer Berry Tart

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Should I have gone all Martha Stewart on this tart and patterned the fruit into a flag? Probably. ‘Round here, we’re all about no fuss, though! Cute little berry flags are fussy and meant for magazines. Totally adorbs and festive, but so much fuss....

Mini Whole Wheat Pesto Caprese Pizzas + Galbani® Mozzarella Caprese Contest!

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In the summertime, I love a fresh, light Caprese salad in any form. Placed on a plate and drizzled with oil and vinegar, melted into a creamy pasta dish, or decorating delicious mini pizzas perfect for parties and weeknights… there is just nothing better...

Easy No-Bake Berry Donut Shortcakes

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But first, some important stuff: Starting July 1st, Google Reader will no longer be available. So, if you are subscribed to The Comfort of Cooking via RSS feed and view in Google Reader, you will no longer see my updates. To ensure that you’ll...

Lighter Swedish Meatballs

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When I say this dish is a forgotten favorite, I mean forgotten. Buried under years of trying adventurous new meals and always seeking out something new, Swedish meatballs just got lost in the sauce! See what I did there? Har har. But, let me...

Chocolate Glazed Banana Bread Muffins

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Rise and shine, lovely readers! Today, I’ve got a treat for you… For breakfast, brunch or a soft, sweet midday treat, these Chocolate-Glazed Banana Bread Muffins totally hit the spot. They’re easy to make, freezable and fabulously delish… And they’re also up in a...

Crispy Parmesan Chicken Cutlets with Tomato-Mozzarella Salad

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I’ve been staring at my screen now for 10 minutes, all googly-eyed and unsure of what to say, like a nervous girl on a first date. I think, instead of stumbling over what I really mean to say and taking forever to get the...

Easy Roasted Summer Vegetables

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This is the kind of thing I live for in the summer: A big pile of colorful, fresh roasted summer vegetables that need hardly any seasoning or fuss! Great for serving on the side of a weeknight meal or a fancy little dinner party....

Fluffy Chocolate Banana Pancakes

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Let’s just rewind for a minute and forget about Monday. Will you sit down to a plate of pancakes with me and talk about the weekend? Mine was lazy and wonderful… I wish it could have lasted longer. How was yours? Good, I hope....

Firecracker Berry Frozen Yogurt Pops

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I just love July 4th. I mean, seriously, what’s not to love? You get to have a fun, casual get-together with friends, let your hair down, gnaw on saucy ribs and potato salad, maybe splash around in a pool or stretch out in the...

Warm Tomato & Mozzarella Bruschetta

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To me, summertime smells like suntan oil and salty sea air, feels like dipping my feet into warm sand, and tastes like luscious tomato bruschetta with creamy mozzarella and fresh basil. Wrap all of those up into one long, lazy day, and you’ve just...