Chef Lesley Baradel

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Come Visit Me at My Menu Pal!

By: | 0 Comments | On: January 3, 2015 | Category : News and Events

You may have noticed that I have not updated my website in a VERY VERY VERY long time! While I am still working with clients and companies through Balanced Nutrition, I have launched a new website called, My Menu Pal, with my business partner Ann Dunaway Teh. My Menu Pal,...

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What’s Cookin’ Week of December 15th

By: | 0 Comments | On: December 14, 2014 | Category : Menu Of The Week

Things are getting crazy around here with the holidays coming.  We are having some friends over for Christmas dinner so I am getting very excited about making the menu.  Beef tenderloin is going to be the meat but I have not chosen the sides just yet….feeling Stuffed Mushrooms as an...

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What’s Cookin’ Week of December 8th

By: | 0 Comments | On: December 6, 2014 | Category : Menu Of The Week

I hope that everyone had a great Thanksgiving holiday.  We spent our Thanksgiving at a friend’s house and unfortunately, our turkey did not finish cooking until 10pm as we were headed out…so, net-net, we had a vegetarian Thanksgiving.  But, truthfully, the appetizers and sides were so good that I did...

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What’s Barkin’ Blog 2: The Nail Clipping Incident

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 29, 2014 | Category : Uncategorized

Guest Post by Ava Baradel Jazz, a five-year old British Retriever, was getting his nails clipped one day at PetSmart. Accidentally, they had cut his nails to short but did not realize it. So one day Jazz came over to our house to get his dog bed and we were playing...

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What’s Cookin’ Week of November 17th

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 16, 2014 | Category : Uncategorized

I hope everyone had a great week last week.  We are gearing up for Thanksgiving break next week but truthfully, it always comes so fast that I never feel really prepared to “entertain” the kids all week long.  I need to really get moving on making some plans before boredom...

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What’s Barkin’ Blog 1: Snacks for Healthy Dogs

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 14, 2014 | Category : Uncategorized

**Guest Post by Ava Baradel** This is a guest post by my daughter who LOVES dogs.  You know the phrase “You always want what you can’t have”?  Well, that is what is happening in our house.  She really wants a dog but me, AKA Mean Mom, refuses.  So, instead, I...

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What’s Cookin’ Week of November 10

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 9, 2014 | Category : Menu Of The Week

Last week’s menu turned out to be a winner.  There was not one thing on the menu that I would change so if you are not excited about something on this week’s menu, check out last weeks. We got our garden planted this weekend.  We planted melons, pole beans, red...

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