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Top 10 Back to School Recipes!

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It’s that time of year again! New clothes are hanging in the closet and backpacks are loaded up with fresh notebooks and pencils, ready to take on this first week of school! As students everywhere head back for a year of fun and learning, it’s time to prepare yourself at home with some kid-friendly meal and snack recipes. Here are our top

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Eat Well Wednesday: Avocado, Black Bean & Sweet Corn Salad

Avocado, Black Bean & Sweet Corn Salad #festfoods

What are your plans for the upcoming Labor Day weekend? If you’re headed to a cookout, like so many of us will be, why not take along a new salad that everyone will love?! Avocado, Black Bean & Sweet Corn Salad is a delicious combination of black beans, grape tomatoes, roasted corn, sweet pepper, and creamy avocado that is

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Eat Well Wednesday: Fruit & Oatmeal Smoothie

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We’ve all heard time and again that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. But what happens on those mornings when you don’t have 10-15 minutes to sit down at the table and grab a bite to eat? Take a smoothie to-go, of course! Smoothies are a great way to ensure you’re starting your day with the nutrients your body needs. And kids love

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Eat Well Wednesday: Cheesy Hash Brown Skillet Dinner

Cheesy Hash Brown Skillet Dinner #festfoods

Now that August is here, back-to-school fever is in the air! Schedules are starting to fill up quickly, so it’s important to have some quick and easy recipes on hand for those inevitably busy upcoming weeknights. Luckily, with one pan and just 30 minutes of prep time, you can have this Cheesy Hash Brown Skillet Dinner on the table!

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Eat Well Wednesday: Chicken Stir-Fry with Green Beans and Peanuts

Chicken Stir-Fry with Green Beans and Peanuts #festfoodsThe awesome thing about fresh produce is that when it’s in season, not only is does it taste the best, but you can also get it at the store for a great price! Green beans are reaching their Peak This Week, which means our produce departments are brimming with crisp, locally-grown fresh green beans. So to help you showcase this

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Eat Well Wednesday: Grilled Fish Tacos with Fresh Peach Salsa

Grilled Fish Tacos with Fresh Peach Salsa #festfoodsHave you made any seafood on the grill yet this summer? If not, you’re definitely missing out! Grilled fish and seafood has awesome flavor, is incredibly versatile, and cooks up in matter of minutes. In the mood for shrimp? Give these Chipotle Shrimp Tacos with Avocado Salsa or Grilled Shrimp & Peach Kabobs a try. If salmon sound sounds enticing,

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Eat Well Wednesday: Beer Glazed Chicken Brat Skewers

Beer Glazed Chicken Brat Skewers #festfoods

Now that we’re about halfway into summer, are you finding yourself in a grilling rut too?? We’ve had plenty of time to cook up the standard burgers, brats, and hot dogs, so it’s time to freshen things up with a new recipe!

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Eat Well Wednesday: Melon Mozzarella Basil Bites

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Melon Mozzarella Basil Bites #festfoods

Happy Melon Fest!! This week at Festival Foods we’re celebrating summer by highlighting all the delicious melons we have available in our produce department. Stop by between 11 AM and 6 PM daily to sample some of these mouthwatering melons, and be sure to pick up a couple while they’re on sale so you can make these awesome Melon Mozzarella Basil

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Eat Well Wednesday: Ginger Root Beer Floats

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Root beer floats are one of those sweet treats that instantly transport me back to my childhood. After playing out in the sun all afternoon on a hot summer day, nothing tasted more refreshing than some vanilla ice cream topped off with a dose of fizzy root beer. (The icy chunks that formed were always my favorite!) Now that the days of my childhood are long

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Eat Well Wednesday: Easy BBQ Potatoes + GIVEAWAY!

Easy BBQ Potatoes #festfoods

I don’t know how you celebrate the 4th of July holiday weekend, but mine always involves family, friends and, of course, food that’s hot off the grill! If your upcoming Independence Day plans include grilling as well, then this recipe for Easy BBQ Potatoes is just what you need to round out your holiday meal! Whether you’re grilling up Cedar Plank Salmon, Mozzarella

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