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Crispy Tilapia Fillets w/ Steamed Asian Vegetables

Seafood
I love cooking with Tilapia. It is a white fish that lends itself to whatever flavors you choose. It can be cooked medittereanean style in olive oil, capers and cherry tomatoes. It can also be done cajun style, blackened with creole seasonings or simply dusted with flour and fried crispy,...

Masala Meatballs w/ Couscous & Green Peas

Beef
Reality check: It's midweek, you're rushing home from work thinking about the pile of laundry waiting to be washed, your living room looks like a daycare center, your child has a big project due and yes, you still have to cook dinner!!! As much as I possibly can, I make...

Orange Glazed Salmon Steaks w/ Wilted Spinach & Scallion Pilaf

Seafood
Salmon is a fish that is so versatile. Also, it has loads of vitamins that are good for you. But like chicken, people get bored easily with salmon and are always looking for new ways to spice it up. In this recipe, I created a complete meal using fairly inexpensive ingredients,...

White Pizza on Cheesy Focaccia

Kid-friendly
Everyone loves pizza. It's an American favorite, and an Italian classic. For a Tuesday night dinner, I decided to get focaccia bread from a local bakery chain. Most people wouldn't know what to do with focaccia besides make it into sandwiches. I thought that it's size in diameter would make it...

Salmon Cakes w/ Green Beans in Lemon Olive Oil

Seafood
Great quality salmon is usually a pretty pricey item in the grocery. Many average families think of salmon as a treat for a special occasion. In this recipe, I use CANNED, yes, canned, Alaskan Salmon to make the salmon cakes. What’s great about canned Alaskan salmon is that is it...

Shrimp Kung Pao

Seafood
Shrimp or Chicken Kung Pao is one of those items on every Chinese restaurant’s menu that many people love to eat. All the different textures and flavors from the crunchy toasted peanuts, to the sweet and tender shrimp pieces make it seem like an impossible thing to re-create at home,...

Berry Chicken Salad w/ Blackberry Balsamic Vinaigrette

Poultry, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Salads
As I was searching my pantry for some inspiration for my next meal, I came across jars full of jams and preserves. Many people think of jam as something to be spread on a piece of toast with their morning coffee. And yes, that's a great way to use jam. But,...

Corned Beef & Cabbage w/ Spicy Garlic Potatoes

Beef, Entertaining/Holidays, Slow cooker
In keeping with the St. Patrick's theme, I made an Irish classic and traditional dish, Corned Beef & Cabbage. Actually, in Ireland, the real recipe calls for bacon, which resembles more the Canadian style bacon, as we Americans know it. The way I've seen this dish made traditionally is to...

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Weeknight Slow Cooker Pho with Kenmore

Poultry, Kid-friendly, Slow cooker
One of the best grocery store items to help you make great everyday meals is the rotisserie chicken. Almost always cooked to perfection, it is a go-to item that I rely on for meals, especially during the week when life is busy. See the Slow Cooker Pho recipe in Kenmore's...

No Flour "Almond Joy" Mounds

Desserts, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays, Baked/Roasted
I love coconut! Whether it's savory or sweet, coconut is something I will always choose to eat. Now, add some other faves like sweet morsels of semisweet chocolate and chopped almonds and you've got a sweet treat that is elegant and simple to make.  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Take...

Slow Cooker Whiskey Brown Sugar Short Ribs with Kenmore

Beef, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays, Slow cooker
Slow cooker meals aren't just for soups and casseroles. My recipe for Slow Cooker Whiskey Brown Sugar Short Ribs is perfect for getting short ribs that are fall-off-the-bone good! With just a few simple pantry staple of ingredients, I promise that this recipe will be a winner and something you will make...

It's All Rainbows and Unicorns

Kid-friendly, Desserts, 30 minutes or less, Entertaining/Holidays
Unicorn food is trending and I can see why. It's so fun!! I have exclusive unicorn recipes for you to try at home with the kids in this season's issue of GEM Food Mag.  Read and subscribe for free.  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Unicorn Milkshake with Kenmore

Drinks & cocktails, Kid-friendly, Desserts, Entertaining/Holidays, Video recipes, 30 minutes or less
Who can say no to a whimsical, sweet drink like a unicorn milkshake?? This drink is fun for warm months, birthday parties or just typical days for you to add some smiles to your kids faces. Check out the Unicorn Milkshake recipe from Momma Cuisine exclusively on Kenmore. 

Easy And Delicious Breakfast Smoothies

Drinks & cocktails, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less, Desserts
Health experts repeat over and over again that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. We know that it kicks off the metabolism and maintains the blood glucose levels. Those of us trying to lose a few pounds know that eating a healthy breakfast every morning promotes weight...

Gluten-Free Brie, Mushroom and Bacon Quiche with The Maine Pie Co.

Pork, Baked/Roasted, Entertaining/Holidays
Easter brunch is a perfect time for a savory quiche. With our frozen gluten free pie shells, it’s easy to whip up a quiche that everyone can dig into. We like to make ours with traditional springtime ingredients, but we can never resist throwing in a few unexpected surprises. (adsbygoogle...

Grilled Nut Butter and Pomegranate Sandwich by Jessica Murnane

Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, Grilled, Entertaining/Holidays, 30 minutes or less
Photo and recipe by Jessica Murnane Jessica and I have known each other for years and I have always admired how she turned a personal challenge in her life and health into something that would empower and help others.  She loves to eat and cook (we have that in common,...

Wake Me Up! Recipes

Vegetarian, Drinks & cocktails, Kid-friendly
A new day has dawned, a to-do list the length of your arm is waiting for you and you have to summon the energy to get out of bed. You finally free yourself from the pull of your pillow, slouch into the kitchen and look around for something - anything...

Chunky Tahini Granola by Jessica Murnane

Baked/Roasted, Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less
We featured Jessica Murnane of One Part Plant as the very first cover girl of GEM Food Mag (Great Everyday Meals Magazine) this season. Her healthy, everyday recipes are perfect for busy families and introduces healthy ingredients and encourages people to always include at least "one part plant" into their...

Unique National Eat A Sweet Potato Day Recipes

Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays
Momma Cuisine, Johanna M. Cook visits WCIU You and Me This Morning talk show in Chicago to share her sweet potato recipes just in time for National Eat A Sweet Potato Day. See the full recipe for Sweet Potato and Cheese Rangoons.  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Sweet Potato and Cheese Rangoons

Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays
Sweet potatoes are so underrated. More than just being mashed and made into fries and chips, sweet potatoes are versatile and can replace a regular potato in almost any recipe. The natural sweetness in sweet potatoes also make savory dishes more complex with contrast in flavors.  Me and my kids...