Real Food Tips: Grow Herbs


Today’s tip is short and savory: grow your own herbs! This is our annual reminder for you to check out your …

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Parmesan Herb Baked Eggs

Parmesan Herb Baked Eggs | A Couple Cooks

Our last recipe to share with you this year is a special little breakfast dish, made first for us by …

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Herb and Garlic Salt

A Couple Cooks - Herbed Salt

Our two pots of fresh herbs were the only remnant of our garden that moved to our new house this …

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Corn and White Bean Chowder

Corn and White Bean Chowder

I have one recurring nightmare, and it’s this: I’m in some kind of performance, either a dance or piano recital, …

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Herbacious Eggs and Cilantro Lime Rice

Herbacious Eggs and Cilantro Lime Rice

Here’s a little recipe for when life is a bit unbalanced, but you still need something to call “dinner”. We’re …

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Herbs: A Cook’s Best Friend


  For the next in our Healthy + Whole series, we’re going to stray a bit from our more “emotional” …

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Red Beans and Rice

Red Beans and Rice

  48.8 million Americans—including 16.2 million children (nearly one in five children in America)—lack the means to get enough nutritious …

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Scrambled Eggs with Fresh Herbs


Here in the US, scrambled eggs seem to be a bit like potato salad or coleslaw – everyone has their …

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Stuffed Acorn Squash with Quinoa and Herbs

Stuffed Acorn Squash with Quinoa and Herbs

Squashes are all over at the farmer’s markets this time of year in Indianapolis. I must admit that the idea …

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Quinoa with Leeks and Herbs


There’s something distinctive about leeks that makes them uniquely delicious. I’m not sure what it is, but they’re not just …

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