Food Kids Will Eat

Baked Chicken with Muenster Cheese

April 7, 2014
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At our house we serve chicken for dinner at least once, but usually twice a week. I like that my kids get a good healthy dose of protein with dinner and that I can stretch my grocery budget by stocking up on chicken breasts when they are on sale for 40% off! Double win! My [...]

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Focaccia Bread with Caramelized-Balsamic Onions and Sea Salt!

April 1, 2014
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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Pompeian. I make my “easy weeknight pasta dinner” practically every week (now that we are in the middle of spring sports season), and it is starting to get a little “blah”. The kids aren’t complaining…. but I am bored with it- and wanted to [...]

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Easy Weeknight Chicken Francaise!

March 31, 2014
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This is an easy weeknight recipe that takes thinly-sliced chicken breasts and pairs with a light lemon sauce- perfect for serving along side a bed of pasta! If you are time crunched- you can even brown the chicken ahead of time, and put it in the fridge. Then you can finish the recipe in about [...]

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Gramma Rowley’s World-Famous Cinnamon Rolls!

December 23, 2013
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It is absolutely a Christmas Eve tradition in our family to enjoy one of Gramma’s cinnamon rolls for breakfast…. and then to feast upon them again as part of our big family dinner that evening (which also includes ham, scalloped potatoes, coleslaw, and Great-Grandma’s special recipe for “sweet stuff” (a sauce for the ham). So, [...]

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Asian Style Flank Steak {Menu Plan Monday}

December 9, 2013
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Even though we spent the better part of this weekend engaged in packing up our belongings for our “big move across town” in the next three weeks….. we still made time to grill outside! Sure, the weather was a crisp 29 degrees with a few snowflakes in the air- but we had grilling on our [...]

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Pumpkin Snack Cake {Menu Plan Monday}

December 2, 2013
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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Pompeian Grapeseed Oil Spray. All opinions expressed here are my own! Even though we just came out of the holiday weekend, and my kids should have had more than their fill of delicious goodies like pumpkin pie, apple galette, and chocolate mousse…. AND we [...]

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Bow Ties with Sausage and Tomato-Cream Sauce {Menu Plan Monday}

November 11, 2013
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Here’s a recipe for a pasta dish in a delicious tomato cream sauce with a bit of a spicy kick to it (you can leave out the red pepper flakes if your kids won’t eat anything spicy). It can be prepared pretty quickly- so it works as a weeknight meal, but it is also a [...]

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Kung Pao Chicken (Menu Plan Monday)

November 4, 2013
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Last week I shared with you one of my kids favorite meals- chicken in brown sauce served over rice. So when I came across a recipe that I had clipped from a Cooking Light magazine at least 10 years ago (!) for Kung Pao chicken- I knew it would be a huge hit with my [...]

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Chicken in Brown Sauce {Menu Plan Monday}

October 28, 2013
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A few years ago when I wanted to prepare a few homemade dishes for Chinese New Year, I did a little research and found a recipe for chicken in brown sauce. Not sure if my kids would go for it or not- I made a small portion and offered a little “taste test” to my [...]

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Homemade Lasagna that Kids Will Love! {Menu Plan Monday}

October 21, 2013
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Most kids love pasta in some form. Some of my kids prefer to enjoy their pasta plain or with just a little bit of butter, salt, and pepper- and others in my family prefer pasta with a red sauce or meat sauce. And absolutely everybody loves pasta served as my homemade Mac & Cheese Casserole! [...]

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