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As you read this, I’m in NYC! I would say I’m writing this from NYC but you know I took care of this before I left so I can eat all the things in...

This polenta stack recipe is the perfect combination of rustic simplicity and effortless impressiveness. Ready in less than 20 minutes, it will become a go-to recipe in your kitchen! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Rustic Polenta Stack Recipe

This polenta stack recipe is the perfect combination of rustic simplicity and effortless impressiveness. Ready in 15 minutes thanks to some simple shortcuts, it will become a go-to recipe in your kitchen! You know...

Switch up your pesto game with this arugula pesto. It's great on pasta, pizza, and so much more!  Get the pesto recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Arugula Pesto Recipe – Nut Free

Switch up your pesto game with this arugula pesto. It’s great on pasta, pizza, and so much more!  The first time I tried arugula, I hated it. I thought, why is this green stuff...

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Hi everyone! This week flew by and dragged on at the same time. Is that possible? The first half went slow and the second half sped by. We got home from vacation and I...

I love to throw a pizza quesadilla on the grill for the kids when I'm grilling other things, but this pizza quesadilla makes a great quick lunch too! Get the easy recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Pizza Quesadilla on the Grill – Pepperoni and Cheese

I love to throw a pizza quesadilla on the grill for the kids when I’m grilling other things, but this pizza quesadilla makes a great quick lunch too! This post is in partnership with...

Fresh and flavorful, this bruschetta orzo pasta salad is going to be a summertime favorite! Bonus: No mayo or yogurt so it's great for warm-weather picnics. Get the easy summer pasta salad recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Bruschetta Orzo Pasta Salad

Fresh and flavorful, this bruschetta orzo pasta salad is going to be a summertime favorite! Bonus: No mayo or yogurt so it’s great for warm-weather picnics. Just say no to food poisoning! Orzo in...

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Hi guys! I’m enjoying a family vacation this week. It’s our second year renting a group of cottages on a lake in Michigan and it’s such a fun week with family. Our family gets...

You haven't had a homemade strawberry milkshake until you make one with fresh basil. This combination is going to blow your mind! Get the fun milkshake recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Homemade Strawberry Milkshake with Fresh Basil

You haven’t had a homemade strawberry milkshake until you make one with fresh basil. This combination is going to blow your mind! I told you that I was going to be coming at you...