Basil Marinated Mozzarella – Use Those Summer Herbs!

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I’ve been enjoying making my own mozzarella lately. It’s my first foray into cheese making and has honestly been a bit more of a learning curve than I anticipated. But now that I have mozzarella down, I am loving marinating it in various concoctions. One of the best parts about this is that it makes…

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Sweet Mustard Chicken – An Easy Freezer Meal

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This freezer recipe has all the flavor and so little effort. I usually bake the chicken but it also does well in the crockpot. It’s one of many chicken freezer meals I make at the beginning of busy seasons, like the holidays. Chicken Freezer Meals are a Go-To Staple in My House During Busy Times…

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Apple Hash Burritos With Leftover Turkey

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Happy Thanksgiving! If you’re visiting after Thanksgiving, then happy belated Thanksgiving. After a few decades of making Thanksgiving dinners, I am a pro at using leftover turkey. I have a whole file I pull out for the holidays for using up the leftover turkey. And I love those recipes, so I buy the biggest turkey…

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Yellow Wax Beans Roasted With Pancetta

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Yellow wax beans roasted with pancetta is one of those super easy side dishes, full of flavor, using one pan, and healthy too! Whether you have a plethora of these in the garden to use up (as I do) or you buy them from your local store or farmer’s market, these make a great addition…

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Easy Baked Salmon

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Description: A cilantro lime flavored baked salmon that fits paleo, keto, gluten free, and real food diets. Baked salmon takes just a few ingredients! -salmon (obviously) – I prefer mine boneless but you can do what you like. I have found wild alaskan salmon filets at Aldi at a reasonable price. Look in their frozen…

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Wild Rice Bowls With Roasted Vegetables

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What makes this wild rice bowl so good? The flavor combo! Rice bowls and power bowls have been popular for a few years now. There are recipes all over the internet and even restaurants that feature rice bowls as the main attraction. This one in particular uses wild rice. I actually like a wild rice…

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Chicken Adobe – A Mexican Chicken and Rice Casserole

Chicken Adobe from DailyRation.net - A Mexican chicken and rice casserole

Chicken Adobe is like a classic chicken and rice casserole, but with a Mexican flavor twist added.  And since September is both chicken month and rice month,  we’re rockin’ the food holidays here. ;).  One of the best things about this dish is that you can do the work and assemble the casserole early in…

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Simmered Tuscan Chicken

This is one of those easy dishes that is chock-full of veggies and the whole family eats.  In fact, my youngest (8) gets 2-3 servings every time I make it and it is the only dish in which she eats green beans.  She doesn’t even blink twice, just scarfs them down.  The veggie hating husband…

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