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Moo Shu Chicken Recipe

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Food shouldn’t be complicated. Or bad for you. Or expensive. I’m working to craft good cheap eats that we can both enjoy. You can read more about this site here. Check out my cookbooks if you’re needing some budget-friendly inspiration. Read about how to make healthy eating work for you here.Moo Shu Chicken is an […]

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Don’t Miss: A Month of Quick & Easy Meals Plan

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Make your life more flavorful with this latest curation of recipes, meal plans, and grocery lists, A Month of Quick & Easy Meals plan. Summer is heating up! I am all about lazy days and trips to the beach, reading great books and watching fun movies. However, summer vacation as a mom isn’t quite the […]

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Sandwiches Good Enough to Write Home About

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Sandwiches can make a quick dinner as well as a fun picnic meal. Check out these cold, easily packable sandwiches that are good enough to write home about. Sandwiches are some of my favorite, easy meals. But, I’m not talking bologna on white bread. I’m talking about mini masterpieces that boast plenty of flavor and […]

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Ginger Syrup Recipe

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Do you enjoy homemade sodas, cocktails, or coffee drinks? Then you’ll want to give this easy Ginger Syrup Recipe a whirl. Make it with your choice of sweetener for a delicious, refreshing syrup for ades, ales, coffees, teas, and other tasty beverages. Flavored syrups are what give some of your favorite beverages their zip and […]

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Double Berry Muffins with Ricotta Cheese

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Wake up to these delightful Double Berry Muffins, made light and fluffy with the rich addition of ricotta cheese. You’ll start the day with a smile on your face. Years ago in a break between college and graduate school, I took a job working in a bakery and restaurant. It was during the Muffin Heyday. […]

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Grocery Geek: June Totals

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Want a peek into our grocery cart? Here’s how I’m grocery shopping and feeding eight people on the cheap. Whew. The month is over. June feels like it was so busy and full, and yet it was summer vacation. I guess that makes it official: I’m an adult! I had fewer responsibilities this month since there […]

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Greek Orzo Salad

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Dotted with sundried tomatoes, kalamata olives, marinated artichoke hearts, and tangy feta, this delicious Greek Orzo Salad comes together quickly with a handful of ingredients. Grilling season is in full swing around here which means we cook some hearty proteins on the grill and supplement with yummy salads on the side. This past week, I […]

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Picnic Sandwich Recipe

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Enjoy eating in the great outdoors with this easy, make-ahead picnic sandwich. Meatless and packed with lots of fresh veggies, it’ll do your summer good. This summer has turned me a little nostalgic for old favorite recipes. I dig out old notebooks, marveling at my twenty-something handwriting as well as remembering my naivete at that […]

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Whole 30 Recipes for Summer

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Need inspiration for your Whole 30 experience or just healthier eating in general? Try these Whole 30 recipes that are perfect for summer. I like pretty much all kinds of foods. I don’t eat exclusively paleo. I don’t have any food sensitivities. And while I do a Whole 30 every so often, it’s not the only […]

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Roasted Red Peppers

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Roasted Red Peppers are superb summertime fare. They go great on salads, in sandwiches, and atop baguette with oil and herbs. This month I’ve been spending a lot of time reading. Our homeschool schedule has downshifted to the kids doing some math and reading independently which means my time has freed up dramatically. Since there’s […]

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