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Family Dinners

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Cauliflower Alfredo Mac ‘n’ Cheese

This Cauliflower Alfredo Mac ‘n’ Cheese, from Daphne Oz, was a hit with the whole family! My girls had no idea it was packed full of tasty veggies! While it’s not the same as a creamy, traditional mac ‘n’ cheese, for what it is,…

February 27, 2022
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Thai Meatballs

After trying and LOVING the Greek Meatballs from this AllRecipes master recipe, I had to try the Thai Meatballs variation. I was sure they would be a hit, but…not so much. Details below, but definitely check out the Greek version!! Rating: B How to…

April 27, 2021
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Hoisin-Glazed Pork & Turkey Meatloaf

She had me at hoisin-glazed! I love a sweet and sticky addition to any dinner, so obviously had to try Daphne Oz’s Hoisin-Glazed Pork & Turkey Meatloaf. I look forward to checking out more of her recipes in my brand new book! Rating: B+…

March 15, 2021
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Slow-Cooker Ragù with Spaghetti Squash

What a cozy weeknight meal! Not much beats a slow cooker this time of year. It fills the house with delicious aromas and really ups the cold-weather comfort level. This recipe for Slow-Cooker Ragù with Spaghetti Squash, from Real Simple, is a healthier take…

October 25, 2020
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Quick and Easy Pizza Dough

It’s Pizza Night! And, a perfect night to try this Quick and Easy Pizza Dough from Martha Stewart! Why buy dough or a pre-made crust when this one can be made with ingredients already in your home?! Details below on this simple recipe. Enjoy!…

September 24, 2020
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Creamy Tomato Halloumi Soup

It’s no secret I love halloumi, and, with my third tomato soup in quarantine, it’s no secret that I’m loving these bowls of coziness! This Creamy Tomato Halloumi Soup, from Real Simple magazine, is quick, powerful, and a little something different! Details below! Rating:…

May 27, 2020
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Portobello Mushroom Lasagna

I think lasagna is my ultimate comfort food. Carby, cheesy, salty, (and sometimes meaty and spicy)– it just has the best of everything. If you’re looking for a comforting vegetarian option, or just to change it up as I like to do, then try…

April 3, 2020
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100 Quarantine-Friendly Meal Ideas

Okay, here we go! 100 Quarantine-Friendly Meal Ideas! What does this mean? I’m offering food inspiration so you do not get stuck in the same meat and potatoes rut during this CRAZY time in the world. I would have never believed I would ever…

March 22, 2020
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Chicken and Mozzarella

Breaded chicken gets an upgrade with this Chicken and Mozzarella spin-off to Real Simple’s Crispy Chicken Cutlets master recipe! Simple, and fit for the whole fam! Rating: A+ How to make it an A+: Delish. No changes needed! Find the Chicken and Mozzarella Recipe Here.…

March 22, 2020
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Pan-Fried Chicken with Lemony Roasted Broccoli

This weeknight meal feels gourmet, but it just might be the easiest dish you make all week. The standout sauce in this Pan-Fried Chicken with Lemony Roasted Broccoli is just delicious, and looks like that little bit of extra effort that you would see…

February 4, 2020