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Pumpkin Alfredo with Cheese Tortellini

A fun twist on alfredo sauce.

…ple steps. Add this keeper to your Fall line-up XO Corey Here is what you need (Serves 4) – 18 oz cheese tortellini – 1 TB salted butter – 1 small shallot, diced – 1/2 Cup canned pumpkin – 1/8 tsp of grated nutmeg – 1 & 1/4 cup heavy cream – 1/4 cup shaved or grated parmesan cheese – salt and pepper to taste – optional fresh parsley for topping. 1. Cook tortellini as the label directions. …

Cream Puffs

How to make Cream Puffs

…5. Time to make the whipped cream! Pour the 1 cup of heavy whipping cream into a mixing bowl. 6. Beat on high for about 3-4 minutes. I used my trusty stand mixer 7. After about 3 minutes, you should have pillowy whipped cream. If not, keep mixing until it looks like the picture. Set aside. 8. Prepare pudding according to label directions but use only 1 ¼ cups milk. 9. Fold in whipped whipping cream and almond extract. 10. Mix by hand until mixed…

Sweet Slow Cooker Sesame Chicken Recipe

30 Easy Crockpot Recipes Slow Cooker Sesame Chicken

…gh.  5. Remove chicken from crock pot with a slotted spoon, leaving sauce behind.   6. Dissolve 2 teaspoons of cornstarch in 3 tablespoons of water and pour into crock pot. Stir to combine with sauce. Replace lid and cook sauce on HIGH for ten more minutes until the sauce has thickened.   7. Shred chicken with two forks and then return to pot and toss with sauce before serving.   8. Sprinkle with sesame seeds and serve over rice, quinoa, noodles…

Crockpot Stuffed Pepper Soup

Crockpot Stuffed Pepper Soup - An instant family favorite! FamilyFreshMeals.com

…11; 2 (15 oz) cans diced tomatoes, undrained – 1 (15 oz) can of tomato sauce – 32 oz of beef broth (or veggie broth for vegetarian) – 1 cup of water – 1 small onion, diced – 2 TBSP brown sugar – 3-4 cloves of garlic, minced – 2 tsp salt – 1 tsp pepper – 4 cups of cooked rice ( I love Seed of Change Quinoa & Brown Rice mix) Directions: 1. Brown and drain grease from the ground beef and plac…

Roasted Pepper Pasta Salad

…virgin olive oil -1 lemon (not in picture) -8 oz bocconcini ( small mozzarella balls) -1 bunch of fresh basil, torn -fresh ground pepper -sea salt  -(optional- I added a tsp of paprika and garlic powder at the end to punch up the garlic flavor)   1. Preheat the broiler. Bring a pot of salted water to a boil. Add the pasta and cook as the label directs. Drain and rinse under colder water to stop the cooking. Shake off excess water.     2. Meanwhil…

Bento Love: Hot Dog Kabobs

…  In the large compartment of this Easy Lunchbox bento are hot dog kabobs (bun, hot dog, pickle and bun) a side of cubed cheese,couscous and ketchup for dipping.   On the top right are plum fruit leather  cubes. On the bottom left are oranges with pineapple in the center.   The girls are always a fan of any food on a stick, so I knew these would be a new favorite for them. They ask for hot dog sticks constantly  Hope you enjoy!XO Corey…

Easy St. Patrick’s Day Lunchbox Ideas

Fun St. Patrick Day School Lunch Ideas ---- FamilyFreshMeals.com

…   {Mommy Lunch } Yes, I know this one isn’t following theme, but I thought I would show you one of my favorite lunches this week. For this mommy lunch, I packed a quinoa burger, topped with some fresh mozzarella.  There are also fresh strawberries, a hard boiled egg and a cucumber. Packed in EasyLunchboxes       Here is what I used to make these Easy St. Patrick’s Day Lunchbox Ideas Click on the images for more details  (Post contain…

Easy Lunchbox Ideas for the Family

Lunchbox Ideas for the family - Week One

…Turkey rolls, olives, fresh blueberries and pineapple, celery bites (with small container of dip), Anne’s Organic fruit snacks and snack mix.    { School Lunch } Turkey sandwich, fresh grapes and oranges, veggies (with small container of dip), jelly beans and black olives.   { Mommy Lunch } Simple salad with olives and tomatoes, raw cashews, Lara Mini bar and quinoa.   { Mommy Lunch } Curried chicken salad on a bed of lettuce, raspberries a…

Over 50 Healthy Work Lunchbox Ideas

50 healthy work lunch ideas - FamilyFreshMeals.com

…eek Yogurt Chicken Salad on a bed of lettuce. Leftover Vegetable Pie with lunch meat, cracker, and fresh fruit. Quinoa Burger  Snack-box Style Lunch Chopped salad with lentils and avocado Salad topped with Crockpot Cool Ranch Chicken Fiesta Chopped Salad Here’s even MORE work lunch ideas from fellow bloggers. 75 Office Lunch Ideas || Laura Fuentes 12 Easy Work Lunch Ideas  || iPackLunch.com Adult Lunches to Pack for Lunch || EasyLunchboxes…

Lemon Basil Slow Cooker Chicken

An easy family dinner

…he girls and I had a day-trip on the schedule today, so I plopped this in the crockpot and it was ready to go shortly after naptime. Both girls were a huge fan of the chicken and carrots, so I will be making this again in the near future. You can serve the chicken breasts whole as shown, or shred and serve over rice, noodles or quinoa.   Hope you enjoy this slow cooker chicken! Here is what you need (serves 4-6) – 4-5 boneless, skinless chi…

Bento Love: Change of Season

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  Bento Love: Change of Season For this bento, I did a bed of quinoa & whole grain rice, topped with 3 cheese maple leaves. To finish the box, I paired cheddar cheese block with steamed broccoli, divided by pepperoni. We got to play outside this morning, and the girls were having a blast collecting fallen leaves. While they were playing, I got a chance to sketch out the idea for this box! Fall is here! It worked out great, and the girls lov…

Bento Love: Showers & Peeled Flowers

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…ers & Peeled Flowers Bed of blue rice, topped with a mozzarella cloud and rain drops. At the bottom we have quinoa & whole grain brown rice “dirt” with Peel Snacks apricot tulips & cherry& raisin rocks & cucumber tulips petals. On the upper left we have steamed asparagus and a cherry tomato.    Let me tell you a bit about Peeled Snacks. These nutritious snacks are all organic, have no artificial flavors or colors a…

Thai Garlic & Basil Chicken – optional vegetarian version included

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…an. Continue to cook the   chicken, uncovered, t ossing it occasionally   until it’s cooked through, 2-3 more minutes.  6. Add basil, toss well and serve.  Here is the vegetarian version. I served both over this amazing stuff I found at Costco…Organic  Uyuni Quinoa & Whole Grain Brown Rice.  She sure loved trying to use chopsticks   Thai Garlic & Basil Chicken – optional vegetarian version included   Prep time: 10 mins C…

Bento Love: Pumpkin Harvest

     Bento Love: Pumpkin Harvest Pumpkin cup is filled with quinoa & whole grain brown rice, topped with cheese cut outs. Steamed broccoli and cherry tomatoes surround the pumpkin.   In the upper right corner are string cheese and pear slices. On the left side are dried fruit and whole grain crackers. XO- Corey The girls loved all the colors in this box. I have been teaching them the importance of trying to eat a rainbow of colors at every m…

Bento Love: Hoo Hoo

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Pin It     Bento Love: Hoo Hoo   For this Easy Lunchbox bento there is a mixed greens “owl” salad with carrot, cheese and black olive details. In the top right cup is blueberry Greek yogurt, topped with a cheese moon.   In the bottom right compartment is quinoa & brown rice, topped with cheese letters.    Little D had a thing for owls a while back, so I thought she would get a kick out of a owl salad. She loved her “Hoo Hoo…