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Kale Salad with Grilled Red Onion, Cashews & Goat Cheese

Kale. Earthy, leafy, greens. Some people love it, and some people hate it. Personally I enjoy my kale in chip form, or blended into a power juice. Over the past few years kale has become somewhat trendy – in fact it’s hard to go to a restaurant and not come across it on the menu. […]

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Nora’s Dijon Balsamic Vinaigrette

Let me introduce you to Nora. Nora is my sister (in-law) and the love of my brother’s life. She’s a German, world travelling, yoga instructing, coffee addicted, amateur magician. Oh and she’s an incredible chef. I could go on an on about how amazing she is, but to truly understand how sweet, loving, smart and hilarious she […]

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Honey Sriracha Grilled Shrimp on Zucchini Noodles

Comfort food. I talk about that a lot on Raise a Toast. Those foods that just give you a big hug on a cold, sleepy day. Pasta has always done that for me. But over the years I’ve started to cut back on my pasta intake, mostly due to the carbs. Maybe that’s why I took up […]

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Ginger Sesame Asian Chicken Salad

The arrival of summer brings many things. Cottages. Patios. Beers. Nachos. While all of this eating and drinking can add up and be quite unhealthy, Katie and I have decided to balance it out with daily exercise and lighter weekday meals. This dish is a variation of a few different recipes that Katie gathered for me. It […]

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Apple Cider Glazed Scallops

Apple Cider Balsamic Glazed Seared Scallops

Over the past 12 months, Katie has been working tirelessly to finish her Master’s in criminology. So, being the great guy I am, I often slave away in the kitchen to prepare her epic meals to sooth her after a long day of studying habits of mommy mass murderers. Seriously. That’s what she’s studying. Anyways, that […]

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Peanut Butter Honey Granola

Peanut Butter Honey Granola

When you start training for a marathon, you need to make a decision. Are you going to run in the morning before work, or at night? Since I’m a morning person, it was an easy answer. Not so much for Katie. While she loves running with me, she hates mornings. So we maybe run about […]

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