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April Fools Meat and Potato Sundae

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…s || Family Fresh Meals I found some vegetarian fake pulled pork at Trader Joe’s, so I made Darryl a fake meat sundae. Whoohoo! April Fools Meat and Potato Sundae Serves 4 Ingredients: 4cups shredded of a shredded, saucy meat. suggest my BBQ Chicken( divided) 4 cups mashed potatoes 4 cherry tomatoes Directions: Layer 1/2 cup of shredded meat, and 1/2 cup of potatoes, twice and top with a cherry tomato! Hope you enjoy! XO Corey Do you love F…

Muffin Meals: Favorite Color Red

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      Muffin Meals: Favorite Color Red   In this Muffin Meal, there are cherry tomatoes, cold spaghetti, strawberry Greek yogurt with red sugar sprinkles & sliced strawberries. Big D has been all about red lately. I asked her if she would like a red lunch. She immediately said YES, and ran upstairs to change into something red. hehehe. I am thinking single color lunches will be a fun way to get the girls to try out new foods  …

Crockpot Corned Beef and Cabbage

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…f water 2 TBSP sugar 2 TBSP vinegar 8 oz beer 4 lbs corned beef brisket 1 (1 lb) bag of baby carrots 1 lb small red potatoes, quartered 1 head of green cabbage, cut into wedges —-seasoning packet ingredients—– {leave this out if you are using the packet that comes with the meat.} 1/2 tsp mustard seeds 2 bay leaves, crushed 8 Allspice berries 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 tsp pepper   1. First place onion wedges and garlic at the bottom of yo…

Muffin Meals: Shades of Red

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    Muffin Meals: Shades of Red For this muffin meal, there are sweet potato tortilla chips, raisins and fruit snacks, a vanilla meringue cookie with a cheese star, spinach topped with cheese, strawberries and some raspberry apple sauce for dessert.     It has been forever since I had done a muffin meal. I don’t know why…. the girls LOVE them and they are so easy to make. Note to self….make more muffin meals! hehe Big D reques…

Easy Breakfast Bites Recipe

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…like a job for my Easy Breakfast Bites. They’re deliciously different, but not at all complicated. The ingredients are easy to keep on hand: just some eggs, cheese, refrigerated crescent dough, and the meat of your choice (or none, for a vegetarian version). They’re quick and easy to make, even on a busy morning. But the taste will shake you right out of your routine and into a whole new world of possibilities. Easy Breakfast Bites In…

Bento Love: Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer

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Pin It Bento Love: Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer In the large compartment is a mini Trader Joe’s pizza, made into a reindeer, using pretzel antlers(held together with Laughing Cow Cheese) black olive eyes and mouth and Laughing Cow Cheese nose colored red with food marker. Rudolph is surrounded by cheese cubes. On the left is a salad topped with olives and some cheesy cauliflower.    Now, don’t laugh too hard, I know Mr. Rudolph has…

Red, White & Blue Chocolate Covered Strawberries

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…or 8 hours to harden chocolate completely.  These yummy berries will please all! Happy Fourth Everyone!XO Corey Red, White & Blue Chocolate Covered Strawberries   Prep time: 15 mins Total time: 15 mins Serves: 6-8 Ingredients – 12 oz bag white chocolate chips – 16 oz strawberries – blue sugar sprinkles Instructions Pour half the bag of chocolate chips into a microwaveable bowl. Microwave on 50% power, stirring every 30 secon…

BLT Pasta (w/ vegetarian option)

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…ion, and really taste amazing. So please do give it a try.   One last IMPORTANT note about the optional crushed red pepper. Being a lover of spicy foods, I thought that kick would be an awesome touch to this pasta. Since I was serving this to the kids too, I made some with and without.   At the first bite, Darryl (the vegetarian who hates veggies) said ” Wow, this is fresh… delicious!” 15 seconds later…. “YIKES! That…

Easy Crockpot Fajitas

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…ank steak.  3. Pour soy sauce over the top of the steak and season and spread minced garlic  evenly over top of meat. 4. Top  with the rest of your sliced onions, green chilies and bell peppers. Cover and cook on HIGH for 5-6 hours until meat can easily be shredded with 2 forks.  Have fun topping the  fajitas with your favorite fixings! We love guacamole, salsa, cheese and Greek yogurt!   Do you need a quicker fajita recipe? Try my Bake Fajitas….

The Best Crockpot Beef Stew

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…ily. So add this recipe to your menu next week and let the compliments roll in. The Best Crockpot Beef Stew  Ingredients 2 pounds beef stew meat, (cut into bite-sized pieces) 1 tsp Salt 1 tsp pepper 1 medium onion, finely chopped 2 celery ribs, sliced 2-3 cloves of garlic, minced 6oz can tomato paste 32oz beef broth 2 Tablespoons Worcestershire sauce 2 cups baby carrots carrots 4-5 small red potatoes,cut into bite-sized pieces (about 3 cups) 1 ta…

Thai Garlic & Basil Chicken – optional vegetarian version included

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…at you need:   -2 tbsp canola or vegetable oil   – 2 tbsp minced garlic (10-12 clo ves)   – 1 large red onion, chopped   – 1 red bell pepper, cut into thin strips   – 1.5 lbs boneless, skinless chicken breast, cut   into 1in pieces   – 6 tbsp reduced-sodium soy sauce   – 1 tbsp brown sugar   – 1.5 cups fresh basil leaves, coarsely chopped     Here is the fake meat I used for Darryl’s batch.   Mornin…

Easy and Fun Christmas Food Ideas

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…oney or cream cheese and jelly. Here are some of my holiday favorites! (click on items for more info) Green and Red Food Combos! By simply placing some green and red food together, you have some instant holiday fun! Here are some yummy combos we love! Did I miss any? 1. red and green apples  slices  2. cucumbers and tomatoes 3. cucumbers and red bell peppers 4. green olives and tomatoes 5. red and green tortilla chips 6. tomatoes and celery 7. ra…

Easy Flag Fruit Dessert

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Three cheers for the red, white, and blue! Ever notice how the patriotic holidays all come together? You get Memorial Day at the end of May, then Flag Day in mid-June, and then the Glorious Fourth at the beginning of July. Maybe it’s because the weather is just so nice this time of year, it seems like we need plenty of occasions for cookouts. Or, on the other hand, maybe it’s because summertime means summer fruits: juicy red strawberries, ripe r…

Healthy Asian Pasta Stir Fry

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…umbing through my Shape magazine, I found this gem. I knew it was going to be a long shot with the girls, since red wine vinegar usually gives food a nice tang. My foodie pallet loved these flavors meshed together. The sweet pineapple, tang of red wine vinegar, and the salty soy sauce did a beautiful breakdance on my tongue. My youngest, liked this one. She is an odd 2 year old, who is known to devour a whole jar of capers. So that was no surpris…

Cantaloupe and Mozzarella with Prosciutto and Basil

Cantaloupe and Mozzarella with Prosciutto and Basil

…r and your next party. Hope you enjoy! XO Corey Cantaloupe and Mozzarella with Prosciutto and Basil Serves 6 Ingredients: 1cantaloupe, halved and seeded 3/4 lb bocconcini (bite sized fresh mozzarella) 2 tbsp olive oil 1/4 tsp red-pepper flakes (optional) coarse salt andgroundpepper 1/3 lb thinly sliced prosciutto 1/4 cup torn basil Directions: 1. With alargemelon baller, scoop melon flesh into a large bowl. 2. Add bocconcini, oil and red-pepper f…

Cheesy Crockpot Cowboy Casserole

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…Make sure to PIN THIS recipe for your fall menu. Your family will thank you Cheesy Crockpot Cowboy Casserole Ingredients 1/4 cup diced onion 1/2 tsp pepper 1 tsp salt 1/2 tsp Mrs. Dash 1 lbs small red potatoess, sliced thin (about 4-5 small red potatoes), 1 can of cream of mushroom soup 1 lb ground beef browned and drained 1 can of diced tomatoes with liquid 1 cup canned corn, drained 1 can dark red kidney beans, drained 1 cup of shredded cheddar…

Creamy Ranch Pasta Salad

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…a salad? I know I have….for quite some time now. Well, seeing as I’m a bit obsessed with ranch flavored recipes, I just HAD to put a ranch spin on a pasta salad. Here is my rendition of the best, most creamy pasta salad out there. Meet my Creamy Ranch Pasta Salad.  Don’t you just want to dive in with a spoon right now?! I sure did. Over, and over and over again Creamy Ranch Pasta Salad Ingredients 1 pound elbow macaroni pasta 1…

Mini Frittata Brunch Bar

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…r, or even lunch, it’s too much trouble to make a different dish for everyone. So if one person is eating meat loaf and peas, everyone is eating meat loaf and peas. But at breakfast, you can have one person eating toast and coffee, one having corn flakes, and a third eating scrambled eggs. No big deal. They’re all quick to fix, so within reason, you can have whatever you want. Now, brunch isn’t quite breakfast, but it isn’…

Crockpot Taco Bean Dip

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…t of the slow cooker, keeping it warm for as long as you need. Need a vegetarian version? Simply substitute the meat for vegetarian crumbles or 2 cans of kidney beans! Easy Peasy WARNING: This is one of those dips you won’t be able to stop eating.  Crockpot Taco Bean Dip  Ingredients: 1 lb ground beef (or 1 bag of vegetarian crumbles) 3 cups shredded chedder cheese 4 oz cream cheese, cubed 1 can (15 oz) of diced tomatoes, undrained 1 (16 oz…

Wienervention Summer Grilling Kit GIVEAWAY

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…re at Family Fresh Meals, we LOVE Applegate! They make the kind of food people love to eat, like hot dogs, deli meat and bacon, without the mysterious ingredients usually associated with them – but they don’t stop there. Quality starts on the farm,  so Applegate sources their meat from a network of more than 1000 family farms, where animals are raised responsibly and allowed to grow at their natural rate, without growth enhancers like antib…