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Genovese Pasta Salad

This was pretty good. I subbed in feta for the parmesan, and I used a different pasta (couldn’t find gemelli). The kids picked out what they liked, but husband and I thought it was pretty good. rating: 8.5 Genovese Pasta … Continue reading

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Pierogi Picnic Salad

I like pierogi, but I have never had them cold. The verdict? They are great cold! This was surprisingly good! Everyone but my 6 year old liked this. I did leave off the dill and chives. This is easy peasy … Continue reading

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Crispy Garlic Butter Parmesan Smashed Potatoes

I was planning on making Salt and Vinegar Smashed Potatoes, but I realized we were out of white vinegar! So I found this recipe at the last minute and happened to have all ingredients on hand. This recipe is similar … Continue reading

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Grilled Cheese Sandwiches with Charred Broccolini Salad

These sandwiches were good! My family didn’t love the broccolini, though. 😦 I thought it was okay. I am trying to get my kids to eat more green stuff, but this way did not work. rating: 7 Grilled Cheese Sandwiches … Continue reading

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Feta-Herb Edamame Succotash

We were all kind of so-so on this one. One kid picked out all the edamame and ate only that. The other kid picked out all the corn and ate only that. Husband and I thought this was okay but … Continue reading

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Spring Vegetable Grain Bowl

Have you ever tried farro? It’s my new favorite thing! My kids thought it was okay, but husband and I loved it! I had extra farro left over and ate it again for lunch later in the week! I modified … Continue reading

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Easy Garlic Ranch Potatoes

Yes, these were easy. Were they wonderful? No. Were they okay? Yes. rating: 7 Easy Garlic Ranch Potatoes (http://www.joyfulhealthyeats.com) Serves: 4-6 time needed: 25 min. Ingredients: 1.5 lbs. of baby yukon potatoes, sliced in half 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 … Continue reading

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