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What’s for Dinner? Vegetarian Fried Rice

For an easy “clean-out-the-fridge” dinner, you’ve got to try this recipe from Slow Sundays.

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Pop to It! How to Celebrate National Popcorn Day

January 19 is National Popcorn Day, and we’ve rounded up the best ways to celebrate this fun-filled snack.

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DHA In Prenatal Vitamins Will Not Make Your Kids Smarter, Research Finds

photo: YuMaNuMa via Flickr
In recent years DHA was added to prenatal vitamins with the promise that it could influence your developing baby’s brain health. However, new research has debunked that idea, leaving those gigantic horse pills even more unappealing…

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Sunday Morning Tradition: Waffles of Insane Greatness

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While growing up, my mom and I had very few traditions. I remember two: decorating our Christmas tree every year (which as a parent, I can now appreciate the dedication it took to make this happen…

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Make This Tonight: Quick Ginger Chicken Wings

Between the quick prep time and the satisfying payoff when you pull them out of the oven, these ginger chicken wings are bound to become a staple in your weekly meal plan.

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Brie Apple Cinnamon Quesadillas

This recipe courtesy of The Gourmand Mom and Kids Cook Monday will have your kids combining apples, cinnamon and brie to make a sweet and savory quesadilla.

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Grilled Pineapple

Make your after dinner routine a sweet affair without the calories with this recipe for grilled pineapple.

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How to Remove Stickers & Their Residue

Sticky no more! Click here for the best ways on getting rid of that sticky residue.

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Homemade Granola

The next time you’re craving a healthy snack turn to this granola recipe that takes less than five minutes to prep.

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Vegetable Fried Rice With Bacon

With an irresistible savory bacon flavor and a bunch of hearty vegetables, this recipe is sure to be a hit in your household.

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Baked Corn Dog Muffins

Make a healthier version of the traditional corn dog with a kid-friendly twist.

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Homemade Fish Sticks

You’ll swear off the rubbery frozen fish sticks after tasting this recipe that’s the real thing.

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Orange Ciabatta French Toast with Berries

Start the morning right with this zesty, berry topped French toast!

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Kimchi Fried Rice

We have yet to find a weeknight dinner as simple and satisfying as fried rice. Here’s a twist on the classic.

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Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

These Chocolate Crinkle cookies are lip-smacking good and will leave you sneaking back to the plate of cookies again and again for more of the addicting delectable goodness. Your kiddos will love the chewy chocolate taste, and you will love…

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Orange Chicken

When we say orange chicken, there’s one place that always comes to mind (it rhymes with Randa Rexress). Maybe you’ve heard of it? Our kids certainly have. With this recipe from Brown Thumb Mama, you can bring the magic of…

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Gluten-Free French Toast

Being a gluten-free eater doesn’t mean ignoring your craving for french toast! This is a quick and easy gluten-free recipe that feeds 4-5 people and will appeal to everyone. Kids will love having yummy french toast for breakfast and, if…

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Pork Fried Rice

Chopsticks or not, this pork fried rice recipe will be gobbled up in no time at all. With the option to include as many (or as few) veggies as you like, you’re probably going to have this recipe on hand…

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So Long, Silverware: 7 Great Places to Eat With Your Hands

Once kids learn to use a fork and spoon, it seems crazy to encourage them to eat with their hands. But you’ll want to kiss utensils goodbye when you go to certain restaurants around town where laying fingers on your…

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Fresh Strawberry Cake (Gluten-Free!)

I can’t imagine a spring birthday without a strawberry cake. It has been the cake of choice for my girls, and my guys love it, too. And we’re all in favor of this gluten-free version. I think it’s even more…

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Amazing Fried Pickles

For those of you who have never tasted a fried pickle, you’re sure missing out. Sure, the combination sounds a little wacky, but we love this recipe because it brings a food that we wouldn’t normally think of cooking straight…

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Kid-Friendly Recipe: Slow Cooker Chicken Verde

One of the few things we love about the winter is the opportunity to use a slow cooker. One pot cooking is a dream for a busy mom or dad. Your can throw virtually anything into your slow cooker and…

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Zucchini Bread

Simple, healthy, allergy-free, and delicious, this Zucchini bread has just the right amount of sweetness. This is perfect for breakfast, snack time, or anytime! Have the kiddos help too–they’ll love mixing the wet & dry ingredients together. We dare you…

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Quick & Guilt Free Chimichangas

Everyone loves a chimichanga because sometimes there’s nothing better than a crisp tortilla filled with hearty meat, rich beans and creamy cheese. The greatness of a deep fried burrito becomes greater when the tortilla isn’t fried (hello, guilt-free eating!). With…

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Easy Crockpot Arroz con Queso

If you have a picky eater, Arroz con Queso might be a nice alternative to mac and cheese (and let’s face it, it sounds a whole lot more exotic). Following is a basic recipe that can be easily modified. For…

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Apple, Onion and Apricot Turkey & Easy Gravy

Suzie, Red Tricycle’s Portland Editor shares her favorite Thanksgiving recipe.
Apple, Onion and Apricot Turkey
12 pound turkey (Butterball works best)
1/4 cup vegetable oil
1 TBSP paprika
1 TBSP garlic powder
1 TBSP black pepper
1 TBSP salt
1…

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