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Easy One-Pan Shakshuka

This one-pan meal from Catherine McCord of Weelicious is the perfect weekend brunch dish.

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When Will the All-New “Blue’s Clues” Debut on Nickelodeon?

Move over Steve, there’s a new host in town!

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The “It’s So Much Easier Than It Sounds” Guide to Making Your Own Hummus

Here’s our no-fail guide on how to hummus like a chickpea champ.

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Slow Cooker Chicken and Tomatoes with Bow Tie Pasta

Put fresh tomatoes to good use with this super easy crock pot recipe from Bev Cooks.

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Chicken Tortilla Soup

This is going to be your new favorite recipe, all thanks to The Nerdy Chef.

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Healthy Nachos

Who said nachos have to be bad for you? This recipe from Rani Hansen of You Totally Got This proves otherwise.

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Teriyaki Pineapple Pork Tenderloin Sliders

Craving something different for dinner? Transport yourself to the islands with by whipping up these yummy sliders from Or Whatever You Do.

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Quinoa and Black Bean Wraps with Hummus

For an easy vegetarian meal, you’ve got to try these super tasty wraps from the blog, The Wimpy Vegetarian.

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Weeknight Meal: Veggie Pasta Bake

For a perfect dinner that is big on flavor and nutrition but low on prep, try this pasta that can’t be beat.

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Weeknight Meal: Vegetable Shakshuka

This delicious classic dish made with poached eggs gets a healthy upgrade with the addition of veggies.

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Oven Baked Crispy Chicken

If you want the taste and crispiness of fried chicken, but aren’t thrilled with the idea of actually deep frying your meal here’s a tasty alternative: oven baked crispy chicken.

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3 Herbs and Spices Vastly Improve Flavor

It is amazing how easy it can be to add a lot of flavor to food. That may sound obvious, but we often eat the very same food, prepared the very same way, over and over again. Yet, with the…

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Yummy Egg Nests

Put away the sugary cereal and celebrate Easter with these sweet egg nests.

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Shrimp Scampi That is Oh-So-Easy

Enjoy a meal from the land and sea with this veggie-packed shrimp scampi.

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Slow Cooker Ground Beef Tacos

Try making your own taco seasoning. It’s easier than you think!

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Lentil & Sweet Potato Tacos With Cilantro Lime Sauce

Looking for a vegan taco recipe? You’ve found it!

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Sloppy Joes in Only Four Steps

Break out the napkins and wipes because these sloppy joes are worth making again and again.

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Beef and Pinto Bean Chili

This chili recipe is chock full of protein and veggies to keep your family energized and healthy this winter.

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Portuguese Caldo Verde

Get a taste of Portugal with their national dish — the Caldo verde!

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Baked Eggplant Fries

Your kids go to town whenever a plate of french fries is within reach. Change up their snacking habits with a healthy alternative: baked eggplant fries.

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3 Cheese Macaroni & Cheese

This macaroni and cheese recipe uses three different cheeses (awesome!), and is made only in five easy steps.

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Homemade Chicken Fingers

Kids love chicken fingers and they just can’t get enough. Why? Because they’re tasty and easy to eat. No utensils needed, just a good grip and a saucy dip to enjoy these crispy delights.

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Crockpot Cheddar Beer Tacos

This recipe is sure to become one of your favorites, thanks to your trusty crock pot, which makes the prep work on this dish a breeze. Should you decide that you don’t want to use beer in your recipe, you…

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4 New Turkish Bites That Leave Hummus In The Dust

Think Turkish food is all dolmas, hummus and baklava? Think again. A crop of new and established modern Turkish restaurants meld local, organic ingredients and classic dishes, creating some eye-opening Turkish flavors. Here are new takes on tartare, pot pie,…

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Fried Green Tomatoes

Last summer we had a bounty of tomatoes in our backyard. I know — seems impossible in the fog, but there they were in all their glory! Almost “Little Shop of Horrors”-like, but in a good way. We made lots…

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Gazpacho “Fondue” with Cheese Croutons

Before the fall chill sets in, hold on to the summer as long as you can with this quick and delicious snack incorporating late summer produce. Healthy, fresh gazpacho finds a hearty, scrumptious partner in crunchy cheese croutons.
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4 Spicy Seasonal Sausages That Won’t Weigh You Down

Visions of sausage might bring muscly macho men and meat-hangovers to mind, but there are lots of light, summery links showing up on the menus of sausage-makers around town. All of these suggestions are made on the premises with a…

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Butternut Squash Soup with Maple Croutons

Butternut squash is roasted slow roasted sweet with red onions and topped with maple crunchy croutons. Kids will have fun tossing the bread and veggies in their spices and using a blender to puree this soup until smooth.
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Baked Mashed Potato Casserole

What kid doesn’t love a steaming pile of mashed potatoes on their dinner plate? Instead of using heavy sour cream or cream cheese, this recipe only calls for milk and butter, so your potatoes will be light and fluffy. These…

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Baked Potato Fries

Greasy little fingers are the worst. After whipping up a batch of these baked potato fries you’ll be happy to see that there is really no need to break out the wipes or hand sanitizer. This easy, no-frills recipe for…

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Sausage & Cheese Ravioli

We’ve got your next Sunday dinner right here–this genius Sausage & Cheese Ravioli recipe from our friend The Culinary Dude. Kids will love stuffing the wonton wrappers (a convenient shortcut instead of making your own pasta) with a tasty combination…

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Kid-Friendly Recipe: Quick & Tasty Chicken Drumsticks

Looking for a super quick dinner or something fun and different for the lunchbox that doesn’t take too much time to prepare? Here is one of our favorite kid approved “chicken on the bone” recipes around.
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Chiles Rellenos Breakfast Strata

We’re firm believers in the importance of a hearty breakfast. After all, how else will our little rascals stay fueled on all their daily adventures? For those mornings when plain old cereal won’t cut it, you need this super delicious…

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Travel to Hungary Without Leaving the Bay Area

Get ready to get your goulash grub on in Belmont! Find out what langos is and find out why almost everything is better with sour cream. On Saturday, May 12th at the First Annual Hungarian Heritage Festival, spend the day…

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