Vegetarian

Roasted Eggplant Salad w/ Hummus Dressing

Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, Baked/Roasted, 30 minutes or less, Grilled
Hummus is a delicious Middle Eastern dip made with chickpeas, Tahini (sesame) paste, olive oil, and lemon juice. Hummus is mostly eaten as a side and a dip to pita bread, chips or crackers, or raw vegetables. In this recipe, I took some Tuscan Herb Hummus from Sabra and turned...

{Elegant Halloween} Warm Black Rice Salad

Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Vegetarian
Halloween is the time of year very special to kids as they get to dress up as their favorite characters, chow down loads of candy, spider cupcakes, brain-shaped melons and meatballs made to look like eyeballs, just to name a few. As the kids are out and about the neighborhood...

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...

{recipes} Live Well, Eat Well: Ode To The Avocado by @NikkiWoods

Salads, Vegetarian
Well “ode” may be a bit dramatic but some of my fondest memories are of sitting on the kitchen stool, watching my grandmother neatly slice up an avocado, admiring the cool green color as she tossed it on top of some lettuce, used it as a plate garnishment or smashed...

Pan Roasted Corn Salsa

Entertaining/Holidays, Vegetarian
Salsa is a party favorite! This summer, why not get away from the norm and try a new spin in ingredients. This recipe for Pan Roasted Corn Salsa take fresh ears of corn, cherry tomatoes and other salsa staples like fresh cilantro, Serrano pepper, red onion and lime juice and...

Strawberry Horchata Milkshake

Desserts, Drinks & cocktails, Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly, Vegetarian
At my house, no Mexican feast is complete without our favorite drink, Horchata! A milky drink made from rice and cinnamon, horchata is a sweet treat that is always so refreshing. This bewildering Chicago heatwave is causing the kids to beg delicious icy treats. So, I decided to take powdered...

Spicy Lemon Kale & Walnut Pesto for @KenmoreConnect

Pasta, Vegetarian
Pesto is classically made with Basil, pine nuts, olive oil and Parmesan cheese. This recipe for Spicy Lemon Kale & Walnut Pesto gives the classic a new twist minus the Parmesan cheese, using the leafy green that is said to help fight cancer as well as  have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory...

Boursin Cheese & Sundried Tomato Spaghetti

Pasta, Vegetarian
Boursin Cheese is a favorite by many especially over crackers and  accompanied by thin slices of cured meats. This recipe for Boursin Cheese & Sundried Tomato Spaghetti is a meatless recipe, using the every popular Garlic Herb Boursin Cheese in lieu of a cheese sauce. Adding broccoli and cauliflower helps...

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Drinks & cocktails
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3 Simple School Bento Box Ideas

Beef, Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, Salads, Video recipes, 30 minutes or less
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); I had the honor to be a guest on the first week of WGN TV's brand new morning talk show, Daytime Chicago with hosts Amy Rutledge and Tonya Francisco. With the school year starting and kids back to in-person learning, it's time to whip back...

5 Recipes You Can Make with Bisquick

Baked/Roasted, Beef, Kid-friendly, Desserts
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Chocolate Pinata Cake Recipe

Desserts
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5 Healthy Air Fryer Recipes That Help with Your Diet

Poultry, Vegetarian, Seafood, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less
If you or one of your loved ones is on a diet of any kind, you are probably always looking for good recipes you can use. For example, you may be looking for low sugar and carb recipes. But the recipes are really only one part of what makes a...

Quick & Easy Thanksgiving Cocktails Your Guests Will Love

Entertaining/Holidays
Want to ‘wow’ your guests and keep them busy until dinner time this thanksgiving? These Thanksgiving cocktail recipes will blow them away. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); No matter how hard you try, arranging a Thanksgiving dinner party never stops getting stressful. The highlight of the evening is the dinner....

Thanksgiving Semi Vegetarian Appetizers with Liquor Winning Combinations

Entertaining/Holidays
Generally, it's crazy to think about wine pairings. It is one of the craziest experiments one can do, and we are here to guide you about some of the heavenly pairings that you will cherish.  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Semi vegetarian starters and appetizers are not the casual ones...

Foods You Can Make For A Wake

Salads, 30 minutes or less, Entertaining/Holidays
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Image  Planning a wake can be a difficult and unique experience. When saying goodbye to a loved one it can be difficult to know what to do next - but honouring them with a send off party is the best way to celebrate their life...

Tea Break with Filipino Cheese Bread Rolls

Baked/Roasted
Photo credit: The Not So Creative Cook   (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); There is nothing more satisfying than biting into a freshly baked bread roll and it will be even more delicious if the bread roll is stuffed with gooey cheese. Cheese bread rolls are a great choice for...

Innovative Pancake Ideas to Go Bananas For

30 minutes or less, Vegetarian, Kid-friendly
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Different Types of Mixes for Tequila and Vodka Drinks

Drinks & cocktails
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Cooking With Honey: Recipes and Tips

Vegetarian, Salads, Kid-friendly, Desserts
https://unsplash.com/photos/8SGKhWXzlKQ  Whether you've decided to cut down on refined sugar and artificial sweeteners, or you're simply interested in spicing up your favorite meal, honey is a healthy and beneficial alternative. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Its story dates back to ancient Egypt, where evidence of the first beekeeping activities was...