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Italian Lentil Stew: Carrabba’s Copycat

This Stew has always been a favorite! So much so that I had it on the Goo Goo Gourmet toddler meal menu when I was running my Baby Food and Family Meal business. I made it this evening and forgot how good it was. Everyone gobbled it up and had seconds and thirds! It should… Continue reading Italian Lentil Stew: Carrabba’s Copycat

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Easy and Tasty Vegan Meatballs!

I have been on a roll with vegan meat alternatives this week! I made my Vegan Ground Beef Alternative recipe 3 times this week! I made Bolognese, tacos, and tonight I made meatballs for Vietnamese Banh Mi Sandwiches. This is a family favorite we serve on our Family Meal Boards. It’s so much fun eating… Continue reading Easy and Tasty Vegan Meatballs!

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Clean and Easy Homemade Cranberry Sauce

This time of year I crave the tart and sweet goodness of cranberry sauce. I put it on everything from chicken, fish, crostini, my super-seed quinoa crackers or a beautiful wheel of brie! As my tip in the picture above indicates, I also enjoy adding it to hummus as well! Not only that, but I… Continue reading Clean and Easy Homemade Cranberry Sauce

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Quick and Easy Sunday Brunch Idea: Reuben Ring

This crazy, beautiful life calls for quick and easy meal preparation! Not to mention, it has to be delicious. This recipe for a Reuben Ring fits the bill. Put it together for brunch or a potluck, and you'll get rave reviews! Ingredients 1 Can of Crescent Rolls (Immaculate Baking Company makes clean Crescent Rolls!) 1… Continue reading Quick and Easy Sunday Brunch Idea: Reuben Ring

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Creamy and Smokey Spinach and Chicken Thighs w/ Roasted Broccoli, Honey Goat Cheese and Pomegranate Seeds

This is such a delicious meal that comes together so quickly, but will seem like it took hours in the kitchen! My kind of meal! The kids even came back for seconds and thirds, so this is special since there are lots of veggies in this meal- score! The broccoli can be roasted or steamed,… Continue reading Creamy and Smokey Spinach and Chicken Thighs w/ Roasted Broccoli, Honey Goat Cheese and Pomegranate Seeds

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Quick and Easy Candy Cane Ornaments!

I love the idea of Holiday crafts that are super easy and don't take forever to complete or clean up. These fit the bill! Materials Needed: Candy Canes (full size or mini, in various colors or traditional) String or yarn Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper or a silicone… Continue reading Quick and Easy Candy Cane Ornaments!

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BLT Stuffed Avocados

BLT Stuffed Avocados! Definitely making them again!  3 Avocados 1/2 lb bacon cooked and chopped 1 tomato chopped 1/4 lettuce the shredded 1/4 mayo 1/4 cup smoked Gouda cheese chopped small Sea salt and pepper to taste Slice each avocado in half and remove pit. Combine all ingredients and spoon into avocados. Cook at 425… Continue reading BLT Stuffed Avocados