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Recipe Tuesday: Not your mother’s meatloaf!

According to the calendar winter officially starts next week even though here in Brooklyn, the temperatures of late don’t represent that change.  Trust me, I’m NOT complaining — I am not a fan of the cold at all.  But given the time of year, I find myself wanting more comfort food and what’s more comforting than meatloaf? I know, I...

Asparagus, Basil and Chickpea Salad

A quick and nutrient-dense salad which can be had alone or as a main course.  Packed with fiber, protein and healthy fats, this is a super satisfying salad.   Enjoy!   Save Print Ingredients 1 pound asparagus ¼ cup extra-virgin olive oil Juice from ½ medium lemon 1 tablespoon finely minced fresh basil ¾ cup coarsely chopped fresh basil leaves 1½...