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Clean Copycat Panera Chicken and Wild Rice (with vegan option)

I have always love Panera’s Chicken and Wild Rice soup, but wanted to give it a dairy-free, gluten-free makeover! This can be vegan by eliminating the chicken, and still be a hearty and delicious soup! 2 cups cashew milk or plant milk of choice2 cups broth of choice2 chicken breasts (omit if making vegan)1 cup…… Continue reading Clean Copycat Panera Chicken and Wild Rice (with vegan option)

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Buffalo Chicken Chili in Under 20 Minutes!

This post is going to be faster than it was to make this chili! I was really busy yesterday, and remembered I had seen a Crockpot Buffalo Chicken Chili recipe recently, but the day was almost over, so I had to make something fast! That’s my specialty because I’ve never been a consistent meal prepper!…… Continue reading Buffalo Chicken Chili in Under 20 Minutes!

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National Family Meals Month: Polenta Family-style; from Stove to Slab

My son, Nico, waiting patiently for the rest of the family to sit so he can dig in! September is National Family Meals Month, and we still have a few days left to honor it! Honestly, everyday is Family Meal Day in my world, and here’s why. Research has shown the positive implications that may…… Continue reading National Family Meals Month: Polenta Family-style; from Stove to Slab

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Sweet and Smokey Secret ingredient deviled eggs!

This was the Father’s Day requested breakfast! It seems that we usually think of deviled eggs for lunch or parties, but not often as a quick breakfast. These come together quickly, especially if you have the eggs already hardboiled. I don’t get fancy with piping either, just fill’em high and top with bacon. That makes…… Continue reading Sweet and Smokey Secret ingredient deviled eggs!

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$10 Flip Flop Wreath Tutorial!

As back to school sales and even Halloween decorations are popping up everywhere, a reminder that SUMMER IS STILL HERE is necessary! Honestly, just like all summers do, this one flew by so quickly and was filled with lots of fun. I made this flip flop wreath back in June, but I’m just getting around…… Continue reading $10 Flip Flop Wreath Tutorial!

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Shrimp and Cucumber Noodles with Tzatziki in Under 15 Minutes!

As you have probably figured out by now, I’m all about fast and fresh food for the family. This recipe fits the bill coming in at under 15 minutes to prepare, and super healthy! You can even find tzatziki ready-made in the humus and dip section of your grocery store for even quicker preparation! Ingredients…… Continue reading Shrimp and Cucumber Noodles with Tzatziki in Under 15 Minutes!

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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