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Welcome to Love + Craft Kitchen’s Fresh Take,
a chef-driven monthly newsletter featuring information on ingredients, recipes, planning and cooking tips, and other culinary lifestyle-related tidbits – all part of an endeavor to prepare delicious meals that support us in enjoying a healthier life.

July 2022 Dinner Planning Ideas

July 2022 Dinner Planning Ideas

JULY 2022 - Seasonal Dinner Planning I am a farmers market groupie. Truth be told, farmers' markets even make my “things to do” list while I am vacationing! It does my heart good (in more ways than one) to take in all of that fresh produce. Piles of brightly colored...

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Luscious, Creamy Avocados

Luscious, Creamy Avocados

avocado | noun a pear-shaped fruit with a rough leathery skin, smooth oily edible flesh, and a large stone an edible fruit of various tropical American trees of the laurel family also known as “alligator pear”   Avocados are one of those foods which I did not...

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Nutrient-Rich, Budget-Friendly Chickpeas

Nutrient-Rich, Budget-Friendly Chickpeas

“Vegetarian and frugal it may be, but the chickpea is one of the most versatile ingredients you could keep in your cupboards.” — Yotam Ottolenghi   With inflation having such an impact on our food budgets, it can be helpful to identify pantry-friendly foods that not...

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April 2022 Dinner Planning Ideas

April 2022 Dinner Planning Ideas

Fish and Seafood This month is all about incorporating fish and seafood into your dinner planning routine. Fish and seafood top the list for lean protein choices that support overall health and brain function. They are the best sources of omega-3 fatty acids,...

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