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Roasted Garbanzo Beans with Sumac Honey Lemon Salad Dressing

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Here’s a delicious, roasted garbanzo beans salad with refreshing and tangy veggies that make it unforgettable.  This is a high protein salad that will actually fill you up. I added fresh curly parsley, mint, tomatoes, red onions and a surprise ingredient of goji berries, with a refreshing homemade sumac honey-lemon salad dressing. Roasted garbanzo beans are my favorite healthy snack and bring a nice texture and taste for a salad.…

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Garlic Butter Shrimp Scampi Pasta with Asparagus + Rubbermaid BRILLIANCE giveaway!

Garlic Butter Shrimp Scampi Pasta Recipes Asparagus

Garlic Butter Shrimp Scampi with pasta and asparagus recipe! If you are looking for easy recipes or tasty Italian pasta recipes, this Shrimp Scampi recipe is for you.  It’s so easy to make, flavorful, and perfect for lunch or dinner.  It is a kids-friendly dish too, my kids devoured it! Shrimp Scampi is made from simple ingredients: jumbo shrimp, fresh garlic, lemon juice, white wine, butter sauce, fresh asparagus, fresh parsley and…

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Asian Chopped Salad with Sesame Ginger Dressing

asian chopped salad sesame ginger dressing recipe lunch ideas. Asian salad recipe is packed with fresh vegetables, high in anti-oxidant and fiber.

Fresh Asian Chopped Salad kit with grilled chicken, served with homemade sesame ginger dressing recipe. This chopped salad contains Napa Cabbage, Red Cabbage, Carrots, Cilantro, and Peanuts.  If you are looking for healthy lunch ideas, try one of my favorite healthy salad recipes. This Fresh Asian Chopped Salad is very high in anti-oxidants and is a healthy lunch that will keep you full with its high amount of fiber. I…

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Panko Breaded Chicken Katsu

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Panko breaded chicken (Japanese Katsu). This consists of crispy pan fried chicken lightly breaded in panko crumbs. The meat is so tender and moist with simple seasoning, salt, pepper, and a sprinkle of garlic salt on the breadcrumbs. This easy panko breaded chicken is inspired by Japanese Katsu Chicken. I served this crispy breaded chicken with homemade TonKatsu sauce, though kids may prefer a barbeque or ketchup style sauce with…

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Orange Gin Recipe – Seagrams Extra Dry

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I’ve had a number of posts talking about planning out different theme parties, or how hosting a party for the big game takes preparing a day or two in advance. I’m not ambitious enough to do that every time I host, and sometimes the most fun and successful gatherings we have don’t have any planning at all. We try to stock our fridge with a few different protein options at…

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Thai Salad Dressing or Dipping Sauce or Peanut Sauce Recipe

thai peanut salad salad dressing

Thai Salad Dressing or Thai  Peanut Sauce Or Dipping Sauce recipe makes a great dip for fresh spring roll, egg roll or for an easy Asian salad recipe. This Thai peanut butter salad dressing is so easy to make and you can find most of the ingredients in your pantry. It’s a flavorful dressing with peanut butter, apple cider vinegar, agave and without fish sauce. You can’t go wrong with this 5-minute a asian…

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Mother’s Day Breakfast In Bed #TysonlovesMom

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Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tyson Food, Inc. All opinions are entirely my own. The best Mother’s Day gifts are those that show you care and also put in some thought and effort.  To think about the right gift for my mom I first thought about our relationship.  I am fortunate to have a great bond with my mom, we still chat on the phone all of…

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Baked Egg Muffins


Healthy breakfast recipe, Baked egg muffins with vegetables, cheddar and sausage. Low carb muffins and high in protein. Bake egg cups for 15-20 minutes only.   This Baked egg muffins recipe is loaded with healthy fresh vegetables and protein. It’s the perfect healthy breakfast for the whole family. They can be made in advance and frozen for for a day or to out, too. These baked egg muffins are pretty fun…

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Best Chicken Kabob Recipe

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Try this best chicken kabob recipe for your next grilling or bbq party! The chicken meat is so tender and juicy, marinated in delicious homemade sauce: soy sauce, honey, garlic, coriander seeds and black pepper. Print Best Chicken Kabob Recipe Prep Time 2 hr Cook Time 15 mins Total Time 2 hr 15 mins   Course: Main Course, Main Dish Cuisine: Asian Servings: 6 Ingredients 4 skinless boneless chicken breast - cut into…

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Eggplant Panini with Balsamic Sun-Dried Tomatoes

Eggplant Panini Balsamic Sun-Dried Tomatoes Lunch Ideas

Looking for tasty lunch ideas? This eggplant panini with balsamic and sun-dried tomatoes makes for a perfectly healthy lunch that is also easy to prepare.  Don’t have panini maker?  No worries, you don’t need to spend $8 to $12 at a sandwich or even buy a panini maker as you can whip this up in a skillet grill pan or on a grill or skillet.  I simply pressed the top of the…

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RITZCaprese Ladybugs – RITZpiration Family Edition

RITZCaprese Ladybugs- RITZpiration Family-Edition-08

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Mondelēz International Group. All opinions are entirely my own. The recipe I’m sharing today is a RITZ Crackers Lady Bug, something that is adorably eye catching yet healthy and very refreshing to eat. I initially made these for my kids but when my husband got home from work and saw us making them he wanted in on the lady…

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Create Memories with Teddy Soft Bakes: Have Fun and Be Creative!

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I’m sharing Teddy Soft Bakes in my life as part of a sponsored series for Socialstars™” #myfirstTeddy #discoverTeddy With spring on the way I was excited to try my hand at gardening some herbs and vegetables in my back yard.  I am by no means a green thumb, but after picking up tips and tidbits from some friends and neighbors this winter I am optimistic that this year will have…

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Hearty Chicken Stew in Slow Cooker

Hearty Chicken Stew Slow Cooker Recipes

Here’s one of my favorite slow cooker recipes. Hearty Chicken Stew in Slow Cooker. Our family loves chicken meals, especially stew recipes. My husband is a huge fan of trying different chicken dinners, and this recipe is something that I know he’ll like.  Last week, I was staring at my kitchen’s ceiling, thinking of something to cook, something irresistible. Fortunately, this came to mind and without waiting I hurriedly gather…

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Easy Recipe – Baked Chicken with Sumac Spice

Easy Recipe Baked Chicken with Sumac Spice

  Print Ingredients 2 pieces Chicken Leg Quarter (Large Size) 4 tablespoons vegetable oil 1 Lemon (juiced and zest) 2 tablespoons sumac powder 1/2 tablespoon honey 2 garlic cloves crushed 1/2 teaspoon salt (add more according to your liking) Black Pepper to taste Instructions In a mixing bowl, combine together vegetable oil, lemon juice, lemon zest, sumac powder, honey, garlic, salt and pepper. Rub the chicken into the chicken. Put…

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Easy Kung Pao Chicken Recipe (Better Than Takeout Chinese Food)

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This easy kung-pao chicken recipe will fulfill that craving for spicy Chinese Food. It’s a stir-fry chicken recipe using marinated, dark meat chicken that has a lot of juiciness, and a flavorful homemade stir-fry sauce.  Since I am unable to find a wok, I just used a favorite skillet pan of mine and it worked great for cooking the kung pao chicken. Not everyone likes peanuts or can have them in this…

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One Pot Beef Stew Slow Cooker Recipe with Veetee Dine In Rice

one pot beef stew slow cooker recipes with veetee rice

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Veetee. One Pot Beef Stew Slow Cooker Recipe with Veetee Dine In Rice Here’s a great easy beef stew to add into your slow cooker recipe collection. This one-pot beef stew consists of fresh vegetables: carrots, onion and a high in antioxidant tomato sauce. The cooking process is very simple: using your favorite slow cooker, just dump all of the…

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Pan Seared Sea Scallops with Mango Salsa and Kaniwa

pan seared sea scallops with mango salsa and kaniwa

Here’s a delicious way to pair my last salsa recipe with seafood. Pan seared sea scallops, served with healthy grain, Kaniwa and fresh mango salsa. This quick, light and diet-friendly meal is still full of flavors, can be on your table in less than 30 minutes! Hope you’ll enjoy this easy pan seared sea scallops recipe and click here to get your Mango Salsa recipe. Print Pan Seared Sea Scallops with…

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