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A Simple Side Dish Everyone Will Love – Easy Parmesan and Herb Roasted Potatoes

Crispy on the outside and light and fluffy on the inside.  These Parmesan and Herb Roasted Potatoes are absolutely delicious, and make a great addition to any meal. Roasted potatoes were a staple in our home growing up.  I always loved the butteriness of the potatoes, and even though my Dad did dip them in… Continue reading A Simple Side Dish Everyone Will Love – Easy Parmesan and Herb Roasted Potatoes

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Weeknight Dinner Solutions – Easy 30-Minute Pierogies with Bacon and Caramelized Onions

Pierogies have always been one of my favorite dinners.  Especially when they are cooked with sweet caramelized onions and bacon like in this easy 30 minute recipe. I wish that I had a good story about these pierogies, like they came from my great grandma who immigrated here from Poland, and it was her Mother's… Continue reading Weeknight Dinner Solutions – Easy 30-Minute Pierogies with Bacon and Caramelized Onions

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60 Minute Meals, Holidays, Kid Approved, Make Ahead Meals / Freezer Meals, Potatoes, Grains & More, Recipes, Thanksgiving

Get Ready For Thanksgiving With This Easy Make Ahead Cornbread and Sausage Stuffing Recipe | #FoolproofThanksgiving

It's savory, sweet, warm and a little bit crunchy - one of the stand out dishes at Thanksgiving, stuffing really is the ultimate comfort food.  Whether you refer to it as stuffing or dressing, it's delicious!  This Cornbread and Sausage Stuffing is full of flavor and super easy to make!  Best yet, it can be… Continue reading Get Ready For Thanksgiving With This Easy Make Ahead Cornbread and Sausage Stuffing Recipe | #FoolproofThanksgiving

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A Halloween Recipe Guaranteed To Impress Your Kids – Hot Dog Spiders In Dirt with Homemade CrockPot BBQ Baked Beans Recipe | Homemade Beaners and Wieners

Who doesn't love beaners and wieners?  It's a kid-friendly recipe sure to impress any night of the week.  This recipe for Homemade CrockPot BBQ Baked Beans uses ingredients you probably already have in your pantry and some dried navy beans.  These beans cook all day in the CrockPot filling your house with a smoky BBQ… Continue reading A Halloween Recipe Guaranteed To Impress Your Kids – Hot Dog Spiders In Dirt with Homemade CrockPot BBQ Baked Beans Recipe | Homemade Beaners and Wieners

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A New Side Dish Perfect For Almost Any Meal – Quick and Easy Creamy Parmesan Polenta Recipe

Creamy Parmesan Polenta makes the perfect side dish to any meal.  The recipe is so simple, I really just follow the recipe on the bag of Polenta, and in 20 minutes, I have a creamy, cheesy side dish that makes the perfect addition to any Italian meal.  Serve polenta instead of mashed potatoes or use… Continue reading A New Side Dish Perfect For Almost Any Meal – Quick and Easy Creamy Parmesan Polenta Recipe

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Crispy Oven Roasted Sweet Potato Fries Recipe

This simple, easy recipe for Sweet Potato Fries is similar to how we make our Oven Roasted French Fries, but with the addition of a couple spices and a little brown sugar make these slightly healthier fries you new go-to side dish! Sweet Potato Fries are easy to make, and make a great addition to… Continue reading Crispy Oven Roasted Sweet Potato Fries Recipe

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The Secret to Perfect Crispy On The Outside, Fluffy On The Inside French Fries! Crispy Oven Baked French Fries Recipe

With a crispy outside, and soft-fluffy inside, these Crispy French Fries are oven-baked, and not fried - so you can feel good about eating them! French Fries are my favorite food.  As a kid, we would have French Fries with dinner at least 3 times a week (they are my Dads favorite too), and when… Continue reading The Secret to Perfect Crispy On The Outside, Fluffy On The Inside French Fries! Crispy Oven Baked French Fries Recipe

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Just In Time For Football Season – Buffalo Chicken Strips with Homemade Buffalo Sauce

You can serve these Buffalo Chicken Strips as an appetizer, or on a salad, in a wrap or sandwich.  They are loaded with a buttery buffalo sauce, and are the perfect dinner for tonight, the start of football season!   Growing up in Canada, so close to Buffalo, NY, we drove across the river, to… Continue reading Just In Time For Football Season – Buffalo Chicken Strips with Homemade Buffalo Sauce

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How To Bake The Perfect Baked Potato In The Oven

The perfect baked potato is light and pillowy on the inside and crispy on the outside.  No one will be scraping the inside and leaving the skin if you follow these easy steps and bake your potatoes like this. Baking the perfect potato takes a little bit of time, and takes a little bit longer… Continue reading How To Bake The Perfect Baked Potato In The Oven

Banana Granola Recipe
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Banana Flax Granola Recipe

This granola tastes and smells just like banana bread.  If you want to fill your entire house with the intoxicating scent of banana bread, then do yourself a favor and make this granola.  We have granola with organic yogurt once a week at my school, and this is my go-to granola recipe.  It is so… Continue reading Banana Flax Granola Recipe