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Caitlin Holcomb
Wife, Blogger, & Home Cook in Los Angeles
Wife, Blogger, & Home Cook in Los Angeles

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Kale & Date Salad
A fall side salad with raw kale, sweet dates, and salty parmesan cheese Weirdly enough, some of the foods I've been drawn to most often during my pregnancy are leafy greens. There's definitely still a lot of carbs and ice cream going on in my diet, but my b...

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Apple Cinnamon Pancakes
Celebrate fall with these hearty whole-wheat apple cinnamon pancakes It feels nothing like fall in L.A., but that doesn't mean I'm not trying to fake it with my food. These pancakes are a great way to embrace apple season and are perfect for chilly weekend ...

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Late Summer Corn Chowder
A rich and creamy soup made with corn, potatoes, tomatoes, and peppers It seems that fall comes later and later each year, with the warm summer weather lingering well into October and often even November in L.A. This year has been especially hot, so the who...

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Blueberry Muffins with Cinnamon Streusel
Tender muffins, bursting with juicy blueberries and sprinkled with a cinnamon crumb topping One of the most common questions people ask me about my pregnancy is "have you had any weird cravings?" and, so far, the answer is no. I am just hitting the 20 week ...

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Huevos Rancheros Verdes
Tortillas stacked with beans, eggs, and cheese, and smothered with salsa verde We were in San Diego a few weeks ago to celebrate my birthday and ate a lot of delicious food while we were down there. One meal that stood out was the huevos rancheros I had for...

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Zucchini Ribbon Spaghetti
Thinly shaved zucchini and spaghetti with lots of garlic and crunchy breadcrumbs This dish is a late summer's take on this romanesco pasta . Super thin slices of zucchini are sautéed in a garlicky aglio olio sauce and tossed with spaghetti. The ratio I like...

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Eating for Two
A food diary of my first trimester The last time I took a long break from this blog was over two years ago. I got married, went on the most amazing long honeymoon in Europe, and started a new job. This time, I've been absent due to another major life event ...

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Orecchiette with Italian Sausage & Cherry Tomatoes
A quick weeknight pasta with crumbled sausage and fresh tomatoes One of my favorite simple meals to make in the summer is pasta tossed with fresh cherry or grape tomatoes. It's so easy, but when the pasta is cooked perfectly al dente and the tomatoes are sw...

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Grilled Scallops with Bacon-Scallion Relish
Sweet, meaty grilled scallops with smokey bacon relish Like shrimp, scallops are a relatively easy and quick-cooking seafood to make on the grill. This recipe from Bobby Flay calls for simply grilling scallops with a little oil, salt, and pepper, and then t...

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Peach & Apricot Clafoutis
A fluffy, custardy baked pancake with fresh peaches and slivered almonds Clafoutis (pronounced claw-foo-tee) is a French dessert that's a cross between a baked custard and a pancake. Typically made with cherries, this peach version from  Mimi Thorisson is t...
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