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Strawberries and banana go together like a perfect pair in anything from smoothies, juices, desserts, and other sweet treats

But never banana bread. Why not? Today that changes! This Strawberry Banana Bread is one of my newer favorites. Especially right now during summer strawberry season. Banana bread is fast becoming a staple in my house. And being as I had plenty of bananas that needed to be used up, I thought… why not make another loaf? This time around I added in a LOT of fresh strawberries to an already fairly thick batter. The end result was a perfectly delicious Strawberry Banana Bread! Do not mind the thick batter of this bread. It’s supposed to be that way! As the bread bakes, the strawberries release their natural juices and the batter will gain its moisture from that instead! So...

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Pumpkin spice season is upon us and I am finding every which way I can to incorporate the spices of Fall into my meals through the day

I’m pretty much convinced that if I ingest enough Fall inspired stuff that I’ll somehow manage to get the weather to cool off and for the seasons to REALLY take change here in Texas. These Pumpkin Spice Blueberry Muffins are exactly what they sound like. Pumpkin muffins that are loaded up with LOTS and lots of fresh blueberries. There’s plenty of spice in there to warm the muffins up with lots of flavor to play on the sweet of the blueberries and pumpkin. This does make up a rather decently sized batch of muffins, which means that you’ll have plenty to share or freeze for enjoying later These muffins are rather guilt-free too. I lightened them up and made them...

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Pork chops with vinegar and sweet peppers makes a simple, healthy weeknight dinner

The pork chops stay tender because they’re brined. Bell peppers add sweetness to the pork chops, while vinegar adds tang. Adapted from Cook's Illustrated | Cooking at Home with America's Test Kitchen | ATK, 2005 These pork chops with vinegar and sweet peppers shows exactly how simple and inspired one-skillet cooking can be with its tangy pan sauce loveliness that also serves as a side dish.–Renee Schettler Rossi Pork Chops with Vinegar and Sweet Peppers Quick Glance 45 M 1 H, 45 M Serves 4 5/5 - 1 reviews Print Recipe Want it? Click it. Ingredients 1 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup table salt, 1 cup Diamond Crystal kosher salt, or 3/4 cup Morton kosher salt 4 bone-in pork rib...

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