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Cumin roasted carrots with chevre and avocado

As I excitedly wandered the overflowing aisles at Berkeley Bowl in search of inspiration in the form of fresh produce, I spied the most beautiful rainbow carrots. I recalled a recipe for roasted carrots with yogurt and avocado from the Smitten Kitchen, so I grabbed a bunch and decided to
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Lazy Break Snacks

Lazy break snacks

The last thing anyone wants to do over break is work, and as much as we all love eating, food preparation can sometimes be a lot of work. Cooking is a hassle, and the clean-up process is an even larger inconvenience. You can’t even bring yourself to think about planning a full-blown
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Easy lunch recipe: zoodles and pan-seared shrimp

The start of a new year means New Year’s resolutions, and for many, those resolutions have to do with staying healthy. By the middle of the year, the many meticulous work-out schedules or diet plans that people make are completely abandoned because, unfortunately, what tastes good isn’t always what’s good for
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Reese’s peanut butter cup fudge recipe

Eating Berkeley is back with yet another super easy fudge recipe. Again, you only need three ingredients and no candy thermometer. It really can’t get any easier than these simple dessert recipes that can be made from the comfort of your own dorm kitchenette. As a little kid, you probably
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Simple cookies and cream fudge recipe

This easy fudge recipe can be made using just three ingredients and requires no candy thermometer. Can it get any easier than that? Even if you have no cooking knowledge whatsoever, this is something you can’t mess up. It’s sure to satisfy all of your sweet tooth cravings. Share with
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Easy 2-ingredient banana pancakes

The title of this article is no joke. All you need to make these pancakes are two ingredients that you can find almost anywhere. These pancakes are low in fat and have protein, too. Doesn’t this recipe sound a-peel-ing? What you’ll need: 1 banana 2 eggs (or 2 flax eggs
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Fail-safe rice and beans

Rice and beans is a meal that can easily become your staple food, if it isn’t already. It’s a dish that’s incredibly hard to go wrong. If you can boil water, you can cook up a pot of beans and a bunch of rice. Together, the 20 essential amino acids in
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‘Nana ice cream recipe

I scream, you scream, we all scream for (banana) ice cream!  Now that the weather is looking up, you won’t look like such a fool eating your ice cream (or frozen yogurt).  But instead of spending all that money on frozen yogurt (piling ours up high with cookie dough certainly adds
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Cafe de Paris, Cooking Class

Meals to make as the semester goes on

Beginning of the semester: You’re happy; you’re healthy. Not only do you have the time to cook — you actually have the energy, too. The new Safeway just opened up on College Avenue and, man, are you stoked. So what should you make for dinner? Something that’s actually hard! One-skillet lasagna
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3 holiday drinks you can still serve your RA

As gift-giving time rolls around again this year, whom do you have to thank more than the resident assistant who guided you, protected you and probably wrote you up once or twice this semester? In order to demonstrate both your thanks as well as your ability to follow rules and regulations, there is no
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