Two new calendars AND 15% off in the PGEW General Store!

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Hey, everyone!  Before I continue with new recipes and the whopping 2011 recap post this week, I just wanted to let you know of a couple cool things going on in the PGEW General Store.

First…

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Recipe: Creamy Mashed Potato & Turkey Soup

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By now, most of you have either eaten, tired of, or frozen those leftovers from last week’s Thanksgiving feasts.  A card-carrying Thanksgiving leftovers fan, I actually look forward to the days & weeks after the big day as much as I anticipate the…

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Recipe: Dried Fruit & Apple Compote

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This year’s Thanksgiving was another huge success.  Held at Chez Poor Girl, it was just mom and me celebrating (well, us and my three turkey-obsessed furbabies).  But that’s the way we like our Thanksgivings: casual, low-key, without a lot of stressing…

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Last Minute Thanksgiving Ideas

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Well, tomorrow’s the big day! Thanksgiving (the real holiday this week) is practically on top of us and I couldn’t be more excited! Though the real message of Thanksgiving is not lost I my world (Lord knows I have more than enough reasons to be thankful),…

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Recipe: Spiced Sweet Potato & Carrot Puree

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“But they look so plain!” I whined to my mom as I was plating my latest concoction.

She looked at me with a happy grin on her face as she licked the last dollop off her finger, shrugged and said, “Plain can be good.”

And, for the…

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Recipe: Roasted Red Pepper & Tomato Soup with Polenta Croutons

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The days after a conference like IFBC are always busy.  There are business cards to sort through, swag to put away, and endless pictures to laugh at as you reminisce about the fun weekend.  It’s also the time to attempt catching up on sleep that was…

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Welcome to the New Poor Girl Eats Well!

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It gives me great pleasure to finally be able to unveil the big surprise I’ve been teasing you about all these weeks. That’s right, PGEW has gotten a complete makeover, and it is AWESOME.

With the help of some very savvy friends, ye olde blog has finally…

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Recipe: Garlic & Cheese Quinoa Patties

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As most of you know, I’m heading down south to lovely Santa Monica this weekend for my second International Food Bloggers Conference (IFBC).  If it’s even…

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Recipe: Creamy Brown Rice, Broccoli & Apple Salad

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As I’ve mentioned in the past, I like to keep a canvas tote of lunchtime staples in our breakroom fridge here at work.  It helps to keep lunch costs down…

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Tip #15: Be kind to your produce & it will be kind to you

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Some of the most common questions I get from readers are produce-related: where to find affordable produce, how to use certain vegetables that may be new to that particular cook, what fruits & veggies are kid-friendly and so on.

The most common…

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Recipe: Baked Apples with Apple-Cranberry Oatmeal

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With Halloween just around the corner, and Thanksgiving and all the December holidays sneaking up right behind it, the almighty apple is getting a lot of recognition right now.  From candied and caramel apples to enjoy on Halloween to sinfully delicious…

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