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Chocolate Chip Cookie Bites

chocolate chip cookie bites #festfoods

We all need a little sweet treat every once in a while, right?! Especially at this time of year, when family and friends are gathering for Easter, Mother’s Day, and the first grill-outs of the season, it’s nice to have a quick and easy dessert recipe tucked away in your back pocket: one that can be made

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Eat Well Wednesday: Broccoli, Ham & Cheese Quiche

broccoli ham & cheese quiche #festfoods

With Easter right around the corner, I have eggs on the brain. Of course, we always think of eggs around Easter because kids are coloring and decorating them for their baskets. Another great way to use eggs this time of year is to make a tasty main dish for brunch! Eggs are

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Cheesy Broccoli Chicken Mac

Cheesy Broccoli Chicken Mac #festfoods

Every once in a while we all need a little comfort food that takes us back to our younger days… at least I know I do! For me, and I’m guessing for most of you too, cheesy pasta dishes always seem to do the trick when this craving hits. Something about the combination of tender noodles and

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Eat Well Wednesday: Roasted Red Potato & Vegetable Medley

Roasted Red Potato & Vegetable Medley #festfoods

With grilling season just around the corner, our minds tend to get focused on the center of the dinner plate- grilled steaks, chicken breasts, salmon, and the list goes on. If you find yourself in this situation and aren’t quite sure what to pair with your protein to add some color,

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Eat Well Wednesday: Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal Muffins

Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal Muffins # festfoods

Whether you’re looking for something a little sweet to add to the brunch menu or you’re in need of a mid-morning snack to hold you over until lunch, Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal Muffins are the answer to your dilemma! They’re also really convenient to have on hand for those busy mornings when you don’t

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Balsamic Chicken & Vegetable Stew

Balsamic Chicken Vegetable Stew #festfoods

Have you ever walked into someone’s kitchen and been hit by such amazing aromas that your tummy immediately grumbled and your mouth started watering? I have. It actually just happened a couple weeks ago when some dear friends invited me over for dinner. And it was all because of this Balsamic Chicken & Vegetable Stew!

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Crunchy Fish Dippers with Greek Yogurt Tartar Sauce

Crunchy Fish Dippers #festfoods

Fish has been on my mind lately. I’m not sure if it’s because Friday fish frys are in full swing right now or if it’s because I caught our Fresh Flight Fish commercial on TV a couple times within the past week. Maybe it’s a combination of both! Regardless, I’ve been wanting to tackle a fish recipe

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Eat Well Wednesday: Penne with Chicken & Spring Vegetables

Penne with Chicken & Spring Vegetables #festfoods123

We’ve been lucky enough to get brief glimpses of spring’s arrival over the last couple weeks: temperatures are sneaking up into the 40’s, the giant snow banks are finally melting, and birds are starting to chirp in the trees once again. Each year when these signs of spring appear, I get

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Sweet & Spicy Kiwi Salsa

Sweet & Spicy Kiwi Salsa #festfoods

To all of my Irish and “Irish-for-a-day” friends out there, Happy St. Patrick’s Day!! Although there isn’t much green peeking through in our lawns just yet, it is certainly showing up everywhere else this week: green clothes, green decorations, and of course, green food and drink! So, to keep in line with the color theme

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Hearty Meat & Bean Chili

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Hearty Meat & Bean Chili festfoods#

We all have “that” pair of jeans… you know, the ones you’ve gleefully slipped into time and time again, and with each wear they keep getting more comfortable and cozy. Or how about that cast iron pan passed on from Mom and Dad or Grandma and Grandpa, which has somehow become perfectly seasoned and stick-resistant

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