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Super Easy Taco Pizza: Premade pizza dough, refried beans, seasoned ground beef, cheese, lettuce, tomatoes, and salsa. Quick, easy and kid friendly.

Super Easy Taco Pizza

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Super Easy Taco Pizza features pre-made crust, refried beans, seasoned ground beef, cheese, lettuce, tomatoes, and salsa. It is, as the name implies, super easy! Lee and I absolutely love taco pizza. We usually order it out and it is somewhat pricey. So I decided to make this Super Easy Taco Pizza at home to save us some time and money. There is…

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Pasta with Peas and Ricotta features olive oil, butter, ziti, chicken broth, Ricotta, Parmesan, frozen peas, lemon, shallots and garlic.

Pasta with Peas and Ricotta

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Pasta with Peas and Ricotta is a quick and delicious meal. I have teamed up with some fellow Instagrammers for this post. The theme is pea recipes for spring. So, in light of that I decided to make Pasta with Peas and Ricotta. After deciding what I wanted to make I got on the internet to get some ideas and found a…

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Apple Cinnamon Pancakes features pancake batter with the addition of brown sugar, cinnamon and apples. A great way to add fiber to your pancakes!

Apple Cinnamon Pancakes

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Apple Cinnamon Pancakes transform ordinary pancakes into delicious fruity yumminess that is higher in fiber than traditional pancakes. It doesn’t have to be morning for us to enjoy a nice stack of pancakes at our house. In fact, we probably eat them more for dinner than we do for breakfast. We don’t just eat ordinary pancakes, we like to make…

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Chicken Salad combines chicken, cucumber, yogurt, avocado, salt, pepper and lime juice to make a dish with no mayo that is quick, easy and super healthy!

Super Healthy Chicken Salad

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Super Healthy Chicken Salad is quick, easy, and mayonnaise free! I am always looking for ways to make dishes lower in fat and calories, allowing us to eat better overall. So when I was coming up with this recipe for Super Healthy Chicken Salad I decided to substitute the mayonnaise with a mixture of mashed avocado and plain yogurt. We…

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Bacon Gravy (Country Gravy) only requires 5 ingredients. Bacon, fat, flour, milk, salt and pepper is all you need to make this classic comfort food!

Bacon Gravy (Country Gravy)

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Bacon Gravy only requires 5 ingredients and is super easy to make. We don’t eat bacon all that often, but Bacon Gravy is one of my most favorite ways to eat it. When I first got married I wasn’t sure if you could make country gravy with bacon instead of sausage. So I called my mother-in-law and asked her, she told…

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Turkey BLT features bacon, lettuce, tomato, Swiss cheese, cream cheese, Parmesan cheese, and Italian dressing on a hoagie bun. Simply the best Turkey BLT!

The Best Turkey BLT

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A few special ingredients makes this The Best Turkey BLT you will ever eat! The Best Turkey BLT is the king of all sandwiches! I usually don’t get so hyped up about a sandwich, but it has three different kinds of cheese! That reason alone would make this a great sammie, but there’s more. There’s bacon on there! I was inspired…

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Homemade Hamburger Helper Chili Mac is healthier and only requires ground beef, macaroni, tomatoes, tomato sauce, chili seasoning, milk, and water.

Homemade Hamburger Helper Chili Mac

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Homemade Hamburger Helper Chili Mac is just as easy and quick as the popular boxed dinners, but better for you. You can also tailor it to your personal taste. We love quick and easy dinners, and this Homemade Hamburger Helper Chili Mac is just that. I really hit a home run with this one because you only need 7 ingredients…

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Classic Chicken Pot Pie features store bought crust, cooked chicken, peas, corn, carrots, green beans, and potatoes in a creamy sauce.

Chicken Pot Pie

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 Chicken Pot Pie features chunks of roasted chicken, corn, green beans, carrots, peas,  potatoes, and a creamy sauce in between layers of crust. Classic comfort food! This Chicken Pot Pie takes me back to when I was a little girl. I remember eating the chicken, turkey and beef varieties. Chicken was always my favorite. I have fed the little frozen ones…

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Mediterranean Fish Stew features cod, potatoes, tomatoes, carrots, celery, onions, garlic, anchovies, and fresh herbs. It is a flavorful and healthy dish.

Mediterranean Fish Stew

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Mediterranean Fish Stew is a hearty, flavorful and healthy dish. Looking for a way to use the odd sized pieces of cod I had in the freezer led me to this Mediterranean Fish Stew. It is from the New York Times website.   I bought some frozen cod, the kind that comes in a bag, and you really can’t see what the pieces look…

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Broccoli Cheddar Egg Cups combine broccoli, cheese, eggs, salt, pepper, and a splash of milk to make an easy breakfast, brunch, lunch, or even dinner!

Broccoli Cheddar Egg Cups

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Broccoli Cheddar Egg Cups only require 6 ingredients and are ready in under 30 minutes. They are perfect for any meal or even a snack! I really like that these Broccoli Cheddar Egg Cups are so easy. You just blanch the broccoli then mix all the ingredients together, divide the mixture into muffin cups, pop them into the oven and…

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Skillet Beef Tagine with Spiralized Butternut Squash combines beef, shallots, tomatoes, spiralized butternut squash and spices to make a healthy dish.

Skillet Beef Tagine with Spiralized Butternut Squash

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Skillet Beef Tagine with Spiralized Butternut Squash features tender beef, shallots, spicy tomatoes, spiralized butternut squash, and spices. A healthy and delicious dish! Tagine originated in North Africa, Morocco, and Algeria. It is a meat stew that is slow cooked in an earthenware pot. This recipe, that I have adapted, comes from My Recipes. My version, Skillet Beef Tagine with Spiralized Butternut…

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Spicy Chicken, Squash, and Tomatoes

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HuntsHasHeart #CollectiveBias. Spicy Chicken, Squash, and Tomatoes is packed with vitamin rich veggies and lean protein, making it the perfect dish to kick off Heart Health month! February is Heart Health month! Heart health is near and dear to me personally because, like many…

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Pan Fried Fish with Oranges and Pecans features white fish, shallots, white wine vinegar, orange juice, and butter. A quick, easy, and healthy dish.

Pan Fried Fish with Oranges and Pecans

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Pan Fried Fish with Oranges and Pecans is quick, healthy, and sure to impress! My husband, Lee, loves fish. So far, he has liked every way I have prepared it for him, and this Pan Fried Fish with Oranges and Pecans is a favorite. I am truly a lucky lady because Lee will eat anything I put in front of him.…

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Italian Herbs and Cheese Spaghetti Squash is delicious and easy to prepare. It makes the perfect side dish, but could also be served as the main course.

Italian Herbs and Cheese Spaghetti Squash

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Italian Herbs and Cheese Spaghetti Squash is delicious and easy to prepare. It makes the perfect side dish, but could also be served as the main course. We are always looking for new side dishes and I keep seeing recipes for spaghetti squash. So, I got on the internet to find a recipe I could adapt to fit our taste…

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Chicken Parmesan Casserole features breaded chicken, pasta, jar sauce, mozzarella, and Parmesan cheeses. A new and delicious way to eat a classic dish!

Chicken Parmesan Casserole

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Chicken Parmesan Casserole features bite-sized pieces of breaded chicken, pasta, Ragu® Homestyle Sauces, Parmesan cheese, and mozzarella cheese. My kids love pasta! It is the most requested dish in my kitchen, and has been for many years. I am always experimenting with new dishes, and this Chicken Parmesan Casserole was a huge hit! Making pasta at my house is quick…

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Roasted Chicken, Potatoes, & Carrots: Whole chicken, red potatoes, carrots, onion, olive oil, thyme, and parsley is all you need to make this meal in a pan!

Roasted Chicken, Potatoes, & Carrots

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Roasted Chicken, Potatoes, & Carrots is a one pan meal. It is healthy and delicious! Preparing the whole meal and tossing it in a pan to cook is right up my alley! And this Roasted Chicken, Potatoes, & Carrots is that kind of meal. I modified a recipe from Taste of Home and this is what I came up with. We try…

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Skinny Beef Enchiladas with Creamy Avocado Sauce is a great low calorie and lowfat version of this classic Mexican dish. Easy, nutritious, and delicious!

Skinny Beef Enchiladas with Creamy Avocado Sauce #SundaySupper

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Skinny Beef Enchiladas with Creamy Avocado Sauce are a delicious lower calorie and lower fat version of this classic Mexican dish. We love Mexican food at our house and we can eat these Skinny Beef Enchiladas with Creamy Avocado Sauce and feel good about the quality of food we are putting in our bodies. Today’s Sunday Supper is all about lean…

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Grilled Turkey Avocado Ranch Cream Cheese Sandwich makes a quick, healthy and tasty lunch or dinner. Why go to the deli when you can make this at home?

Grilled Turkey Avocado Ranch Cream Cheese Sandwich

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Grilled Turkey Avocado Ranch Cream Cheese Sandwich features turkey, avocado, Ranch flavored cream cheese, and mayo on toasty sourdough bread. Delicious! I was inspired to make this Grilled Turkey Avocado Ranch Cream Cheese Sandwich (that’s a mouthful, isn’t it?) after I went to a local delicatessan and had their version of this sandwich. The name is long because I wanted…

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Pineapple Chicken Stir Fry combines chicken, carrots, bell peppers, snow peas, pineapples and juice, soy sauce, and broth. Healthy, quick and delicious!

Pineapple Chicken Stir Fry #SundaySupper

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 Pineapple Chicken Stir Fry combines savory chicken and veggies with sweet pineapple. It is a quick and healthful dish, great for any night of the week! I love making dishes like this Pineapple Chicken Stir Fry! The stir fry dishes I make usually combine meat with tons of veggies. Then I add a delicious sauce and serve it over rice, chow…

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Healthier Slow Cooker Chicken Stew combines chicken, potatoes, celery, green beans, carrots, buttermilk, milk, sour cream, and spices to make healthy stew.

Healthier Slow Cooker Chicken Stew

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Healthier Slow Cooker Chicken Stew combines fresh veggies, buttermilk, milk, sour cream, and spices to make a healthier version of this popular dish! I love being able to put ingredients into the Crockpot and then come back a few hours later, and voila, dinner is ready. This Healthier Slow Cooker Chicken Stew is that kind of dish. So easy and…

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Ham and Potato Quiche features eggs, heavy cream, diced ham, potatoes, and onions, and of course cheddar cheese. Great for breakfast, brunch, or dinner!

Ham and Potato Quiche

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Ham and Potato Quiche features eggs, ham, potatoes, and of course, cheddar cheese. A great main dish for breakfast, brunch, or even dinner! This Ham and Potato Quiche has all the things that Lee and I both love. He loves ham, eggs, and cheese, and I love potatoes and cheese. I was pleasantly suprised when my 15 year-old loved it…

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Loaded Chicken Potato Bake: Chicken and potatoes tossed with olive oil and seasonings, then topped with bacon, scallions, and melted cheese. So easy!

Loaded Chicken Potato Bake

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Loaded Chicken Potato Bake has bacon and cheese! Loaded Chicken Potato Bake is so good! Take chunks of chicken and potatoes, toss them in olive oil and seasonings, then bake to perfection. And if that isn’t enough, add crumbled bacon, green onions, and melt cheese down over all of it. Does that sound delicious, or what?! I could eat meat…

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Pepperoni Stuffed Pizza Bread features premade crust, sauce, pepperoni, mozzarella & Parmesan cheese, Italian seasoning, and garlic powder. Easy and quick.

Pepperoni Stuffed Pizza Bread

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Pepperoni Stuffed Pizza Bread makes a great dinner, lunch, or snack! Pepperoni Stuffed Pizza Bread features your favorite jar pizza sauce, tasty pepperoni, shredded mozzarella cheese, grated Parmesan cheese, Italian seasoning and garlic powder. This is so easy and will become a great go-to dish that is sure to become one of your favorite recipes. It is a favorite with adults, but…

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Chicken with Lemon Leek Zucchini Noodles (Zoodles) is easy, quick, and healthy. This is a great recipe for two, but can be doubled or tripled to feed more.

Chicken with Lemon Leek Zucchini Noodles

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Chicken with Lemon Leek Zucchini Noodles is easy, quick, and healthy – a win-win-win! This recipe for Chicken with Lemon Leek Zucchini Noodles comes from Cooking Light. I found the recipe on www.myrecipes.com. The original recipe calls for linguine and serves 4. When I first started making this dish I used whole wheat linguine. It is very good that way too! Right…

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Lemon Drop Chicken Chow Mein combines chicken, chow mein noodles, fresh vegetables, soy sauce, garlic, and lemon drop candies. It is sweet and savory.

Lemon Drop Chicken Chow Mein #SundaySupper

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Lemon Drop Chicken Chow Mein uses up your leftover lemon hard candies. Lemon Drop Chicken Chow Mein features chicken, snow peas, red bell pepper, and carrots in a sweet and sour sauce made with broth, soy sauce, and lemon drops. This weeks Sunday Supper is all about using leftover candy. When I first saw this weeks Sunday Supper would feature…

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