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Weeknight Meals

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Caprese Mac and Cheese

We all loved this Caprese Mac and Cheese from Real Simple magazine! What a refreshing twist on a family favorite!! Rating: A+ How to make it an A+: So tasty! And very easy! Find the Recipe Here.…

February 9, 2024
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Gnocchi with Corn & Miso

I order a version of this Gnocchi with Corn & Miso a lot, so I was really excited to try the recipe from Real Simple. While I much prefer homemade to shelf-stable gnocchi, this made for a really nice meal. Rating: A- How to…

January 14, 2024
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Salt & Pepper Chicken with Blistered Green Beans

I will try a salt and pepper ANYTHING! My two favorite seasonings came together in a big way in this Salt & Pepper Chicken with Blistered Green Beans from Real Simple magazine. Check it out below. Rating: A- How to make it an A+:…

January 14, 2024
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Sun-Dried Tomato Butter Salmon with Broccolini

This Sun-Dried Tomato Butter Salmon with Broccolini, from Real Simple magazine, made for a lovely Christmas Eve dinner, but would also make an easy and delicious weeknight meal! Whatever the occasion, try it out! Rating: A+ How to make it an A+: Delish! Find…

January 1, 2024
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Rotisserie Chicken Chili

This Rotisserie Chicken Chili, from Real Simple, was SO easy to put together! You have to thank a good ol’ rotisserie chicken for that! It’s a perfect weeknight meal, for at least my husband and me. Details below! Rating: A How to make it…

November 11, 2023
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Crunchy Salad with Chicken & Ginger

I really didn’t think I would enjoy this Crunchy Salad with Chicken & Ginger, from Real Simple magazine, without some carbs. I was thinking I would need some noodles, or perhaps a tortilla, but nope, it’s great (and healthy!) just the way it is!…

July 9, 2023
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Salsa Verde Chicken Tacos

Here is another big flavor, easy to prepare meal from Real Simple! These Salsa Verde Chicken Tacos were real simple and real delicious. Recipe below! Rating: A How to make it an A+: I found sour cream a must, but perfect otherwise! Find the…

April 2, 2023
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Skillet Gnocchi with Sausage & Broccoli Rabe

I’m a sucker for spicy sausage so just had to try this Skillet Gnocchi with Sausage & Broccoli Rabe from Real Simple, and it did not disappoint! The gnocchi was a nice twist to a basic pasta night! Recipe below! Rating: A+ How to…

April 2, 2023
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Lemon-Parmesan Chicken and Farro Bowls

Are you looking for a healthy, fresh, whole-grain dinner? Check out this Lemon-Parmesan Chicken and Farro Bowls from AllRecipes for a delicious weeknight meal! Rating: A- How to make it an A+: Very easy and a great flavor, though I do prefer a parmesan-crusted…

March 5, 2023