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Baked Chicken Curry

Indian food to many is exotic and something out of this world! To me, Indian food is a little taste of my grandmother's kitchen; a Filipina woman who married an Indian man and learned how to cook traditional Indian fare as good as any native. On this day, I was...

Vegetable Latkes

Latkes (latkas) are a traditional Jewish food usually made with shredded potatoes that are fried until golden brown and are also known as Potato Pancakes. This recipe adds more vegetables to the mix just to add more flavor and texture. Using Matzo Meal which is simply ground Matzo crackers, also...

{recipe & contest} Smart Balance® Cookie Spectacular

I have to admit that I love my real butter and have never tried Smart Balance®. So, when I was presented with the idea of trying a cookie recipe using Smart Balance® instead of butter, I was feeling, "Eh" about it. But, being open-minded and wanting to try new things, I remembered...

Beef & Barley Soup

Beef, Slow cooker
During the colder months, slow cookers get dusted off and moms across the country proudly display their favorite home cooked meals that was simmering away for hours. The best part of slow cooking, is it is literally dumping all the ingredients in the pot and leaving it alone. A few...

Cranberry Lacquered Chicken

Poultry, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays
Having an excessive amount of leftovers during the holidays is unfortunately, the norm for most American families. People often think of ways to creatively re-make leftovers like turkey, ham, mashed potatoes and more into new dishes. But what about Thanksgiving's favorite condiment, cranberry sauce or compote?? This elegant, yet surprisingly...

Spaghettini Carbonara

Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Pasta
Pasta carbonara is a classic Italian dish that you will easily spend $15 for in a restaurant. When you find out what the ingredients are used to make this dish; eggs, bacon or pancetta, Parmesan cheese and parsley, it seems ridiculous spending that much money on a meal!

Crispy Beef Lettuce Wraps

A quick and healthy lettuce wrap

Gluten Free Pumpkin Cookies by Contributor Elaine Mullowney

Every fall as the weather grows colder I find myself craving my favorite childhood treat! There is something irresistible and comforting about the aroma of cinnamon and spices filling the air when the leaves start falling off the trees and I begin looking forward to the holiday season! Because many...

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Eggplant Cream Salad

Vegetarian, Entertaining/Holidays
Sponsored post Anamina.comWe love this recipe, and all our friends do too, which is why we make it almost every week. It's extremely simple, quick, and incredibly delicious.Ingredients: • 4 large eggplants, roasted and peeled (about 1.8 – 2.2 lbs) • 1 heaping tablespoon of grated salt, possibly less if you food•...

5 Air-Fryer Recipes You Have to Try

Poultry, Pork, Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less
Image SourceDo you love fried foods, but the excessive fat and calories make you think twice about indulging? Or is it the oil splatters, messy cleanup job, and lingering oil smell due to which fried foods are a no-no in your kitchen? If any of these reasons sound familiar, you...

4 Delicious Corn Recipes You Must Try

Vegetarian, Grilled, Baked/Roasted, 30 minutes or less, Entertaining/Holidays
Image source Corn is one of the most beloved vegetables, especially during the summer months when fresh corn is in season. Its sweet, starchy kernels are incredibly versatile, lending themselves to a wide array of dishes from appetizers to main courses to desserts. Corn is nutritious as well, providing fiber,...

Healthy and Hearty Main Course Recipes

Poultry, Beef, Pork, Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays
Source Whoever said healthy eating was boring obviously didn't know what to put in the cooking pot. You don't have to put your heart at risk or your weighing scale out of whack to satisfy your taste buds. Healthy meals can be just as filling and finger-licking good. However, we'll...

8 Super-Easy, Healthy Dessert Ideas

Desserts, Baked/Roasted, 30 minutes or less
8 Super-Easy, Healthy Dessert Ideas Image source   Eating healthy doesn’t mean you have to give up dessert. With a little creativity, you can satisfy your sweet tooth with nutritious and delicious treats.    That’s because many classic dessert ingredients like sugar, butter, cream, and white flour provide empty calories and...

3 Delicious Recipes to Incorporate Protein into Your Diet

30 minutes or less, Kid-friendly
Image Source You might have heard the old saying, “You are what you eat.” The food we eat has a huge impact on our bodies. It influences our health, lifestyle, motivation, and general well-being. With so many processed food, junk food, and fast food options available, many of us tend...

Four Amazing Potato Recipes You Should Try

Vegetarian, Baked/Roasted, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays, 30 minutes or less
  Image Source Potatoes are the ultimate vegetable. They can be made in various forms, everybody loves them, and they go with every imaginable food item. Whether it’s a delicious garlicky mash served as a side with a tenderloin steak or those magical peri-peri wedges from Nandos - potatoes are...

How To Make Really Good Crockpot Baby Back Ribs?

Pork, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays, Baked/Roasted, Grilled
  Image Source Are you a fan of fall-off-the-bone tender and flavor-packed ribs? If yes, then you’ve come to the right place. This blog will share the secrets of creating delicious slow-cooked baby back ribs that will leave your taste buds begging for more. They come from the part of...

Pumpkin Spice Recipes That Can Help You with Your Vegan Diet

Vegetarian, 30 minutes or less
Source: Pumpkin Spice Recipes That Can Help You with Your Vegan Diet Despite its name, pumpkin spice doesn’t have any pumpkin or pumpkin grains. Instead, it's usually more of an all-purpose fall spice with ingredients like cinnamon, nutmeg, and ginger. Pumpkin spice is a wonderful recipe add-on that is...

Healthy and Wholesome Sharer Dishes to Cook for Your Family

Kid-friendly, Vegetarian, Baked/Roasted, 30 minutes or less, Entertaining/Holidays
As a busy person who always has a jam-packed schedule, you are always looking for ways to make things slightly easier for yourself. Cooking healthy and wholesome dishes that you and your family can share is the ideal way to take batch cooking to the next level. Not only will...

Embracing the Catch and Cook Lifestyle: Fresh Recipes for Your Fishing Trips

Seafood, 30 minutes or less
Introduction There's nothing quite like the satisfaction of catching your fish and transforming it into a delicious meal. The catch-and-cook lifestyle enables you to enjoy the freshest seafood while you bond with nature and reap various health, environmental, and economic benefits. In this article, we will explore the advantages of...

Stone Crab & Garlic Butter Dip

Seafood, Entertaining/Holidays
Photo by Bodie Pyndus on Unsplash Stone Crabs are known for being one of the tastiest crabs. You’ve probably heard about stone crabs if you live in Florida or any other coastal area. When you serve your guests stone crab, you might also want to serve a side dish with...