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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...

Rotisserie Chicken Pho

Poultry, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays, Slow cooker
Rotisserie chicken has always and will always be a staple in my house. There are so many ways to turn this delicious store-bought chicken into various meals.  One thing me and my family always crave is pho. Pho is a traditional Vietnamese soup made with rice noodles, fresh basil, various...

February is Hot Breakfast Month + Tofu Scramble Recipe

Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less
There are few things I enjoy more than giving my 6-year-old-son Mateo a healthy, filling breakfast before school. I aim to provide him with the calories he needs in order to sustain the energy levels of a growing boy. I must admit that I also eat breakfast in the morning...

10 Best Dutch and German Pancake Recipes for 2017

Kid-friendly, Baked/Roasted, Entertaining/Holidays, Desserts
When you are bored of the usual pancake routine or when you are in a terrible rush and still need to feed a crowd, these easy pancake recipes come to a rescue. They will redefine the whole process of cooking pancakes, allowing for a minimum mess and much less effort....

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Pickled Beet Martini

Drinks & cocktails, Entertaining/Holidays, Video recipes, 30 minutes or less
Sponsored by Aunt Nellie's (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The holidays and celebrations are meant to have fun and unique dishes and cocktails. I made this recipe for Pickled Beet Martini with Aunt Nellie's and it turned out so good. This pickled beet martini recipe only has a couple of...

Orange Galette with Beet Gorgonzola Salad

Salads, Video recipes, Vegetarian, Entertaining/Holidays, Baked/Roasted
Sponsored by Aunt Nellie's 4 (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); For an elegant dish to serve for parties, my recipe for Orange Galette with Beet Gorgonzola Salad is just what you need.  Party food is all about wow appeal, fun but easy to eat and something that your guests will...

Holland Onion and Leek Soup

Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays, Video recipes
Sponsored by Aunt Nellie's My recipe for Aunt Nellie's Holland Onion and Leek Soup is the perfect elegant recipe for your holiday party. This recipe is much easier to make than it seems and you've gotta try to make it for your next gathering!  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Holland...

Edamame Corn Salsa

Salads, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less, Video recipes, Entertaining/Holidays
Sponsored by Illinois Farm Families www.watchusgrow.org What better accompaniment to your pork belly tacos that fresh, bright edamame corn salsa, A fun twist on the classic this salsa can be used the perfect topping for tacos and side for any grilled or roasted meats. It can be eaten on it's...

Pork Belly Tacos

Pork, Kid-friendly, Slow cooker, Entertaining/Holidays, Video recipes
Sponsored by Illinois Farm Families www.watchusgrow.org What better food to feed your family and friends than delicious pork belly tacos! Made in a slow-cooker this is such a low-fuss meal that is easy to prepare and share for large gatherings.  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); What are your favorite taco...

5 Delicious Game Day Recipe Ideas

Poultry, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays, Pasta, 30 minutes or less
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. All opinions are entirely my own. For football fans, game day is a big deal. It’s a time to gather with family and friends to watch their favorite football team, cheer them on, and don’t forget,...

Slow Cooker Beef Chili

Beef, Slow cooker, Kid-friendly, Video recipes
This recipe is sponsored by Illinois Farm Families (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); A perfect cozy meal for cold winter nights, make my recipe for Slow Cooker Chili. Put everything in the slow cooker, go to work and come home to a delicious meal for the whole family. Slow Cooker...

Cavatappi Pumpkin Alfredo

Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly, Pasta, 30 minutes or less, Vegetarian
Alfredo Sauce - creamy, rich, garlicky and an Italian restaurant standard in most every Italian chain restaurants  in America.This recipe for Cavatappi Pumpkin Alfredo takes the base, the traditional white creamy and garlicky sauce and adding a Fall twist, by the addition of pureed pumpkin. Pumpkin puree, most associated with...

Cranberry Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

Desserts, Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, Baked/Roasted, Entertaining/Holidays
My favorite cookie is an delicious oatmeal cookie. During the fall and holiday seasons, I love switching it up with sweet dried cranberries for a festive twist to an classic.  Check out this basic recipe and let me know how you make your cranberry oatmeal cookies! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle ||...

Fresh Cranberry Salsa

Salads, Vegetarian, 30 minutes or less, Entertaining/Holidays
Over the holidays, we're always looking for ways to make simple foods more festive. My recipe for fresh cranberry salsa is so unexpected that your guests will be looking for it every year!  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Fresh Cranberry Salsa isn't just great with chips, it is the perfect...

Great Thanksgiving Recipes by Kenmore

Entertaining/Holidays, Slow cooker, Baked/Roasted, Video recipes
Sponsored by Kenmore There is so much food preparation to do for Thanksgiving and I chose some of my favorite recipes from Kenmore and sharing them with you for some inspiration!  Enjoy! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); How To Cook A Turkey Chorizo Stuffing Slow Cooker Citrus and Spice Bread...

Fresh Cranberry Barbecue Sauce

Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays, Slow cooker
Barbecue sauce is so good as dip for chicken nuggets (my kids loves it for her nuggets), to baste on your grilled pork or chicken and anything else you love barbecue sauce on. Would you think barbecue sauce made with cranberries is so delicious?? We always think of cranberries as...