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Time for a fallback plan...

Time for a fallback plan…

Even the best of us have had a day that got away from us and realized that everyone is hungry and there’s nothing in the fridge but a few paltry leftovers that won’t quite make a full dinner for the family and the last of the milk. Oops. Time for some PB&J, or to pull a rabbit out of the hat. If breakfast for dinner is getting old, you can throw together this (meatless!) Black Beans and Rice in less time than you’d wait for delivery, and entirely from pantry staples.

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We had a Kids' Cookie Baking Adventure Party, and you can too!

We had a Kids’ Cookie Baking Adventure Party, and you can too!

Thanks to the review copy I received from Mimi’s Adventures in Baking Chocolate Chip Cookies, we embarked on a Cookie adventure with our friends! Baking is a fantastic way to introduce kids to the kitchen, because they are really interested in the results. (I mean… chocolate chip cookies! Who doesn’t want those?) Mimi’s Adventures in

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Smoothie Recipe featuring @NielsenMassey vanilla

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Smoothie Recipe featuring @NielsenMassey vanilla

Spoiler: Does not contain cookie dough! So when your brain, which frankly doesn’t have to wear jeans and therefore doesn’t care whether they fit or not, will not shut up about wanting cookie dough, try feeding it this instead, and see if you can distract it long enough to make a salad sound like a good idea. (Ha ha. Just kidding, salad is good too…)

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Give a humble onion a star makeover and push it to the center of the plate.

Give a humble onion a star makeover and push it to the center of the plate.

Hollowing an onion is not as hard as one might think, and these stuffed onions make what would otherwise be a plain-Jane casserole into a rock star entree that’s fancy enough for company, but easy enough for family dinners.

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Easy Lentil and Rice Pilaf - microwave OR slow cooker recipe

Easy Lentil and Rice Pilaf – microwave OR slow cooker recipe

I have always loved those rice pilaf mixes that come in a box. The ones with rice and pasta or rice and another grain, that come pre-seasoned. You know the ones! They are easy to make and they go well with lots of foods. Unfortunately, they tend to be really high in sodium, the price

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New slow cooker cookbook takes your crock beyond soups and stews (+ recipes for you to try!)

New slow cooker cookbook takes your crock beyond soups and stews (+ recipes for you to try!)

I have featured my bottom of the line, workhorse 4 quart slow cooker in my photos so often that I have occasionally thought maybe I should get a new one just so you guys would have something new to look at. I kept using it even after the original handle broke off- I just picked

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