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Memorial Day Leftover Idea: Pulled BBQ Root Beer Chicken Sandwiches

No Comments | Written on May 25, 2015 at 8:15 pm , by

Are you looking for an easy recipe that uses the leftover chicken from your Memorial Day BBQ? Well, look no further than these pulled chicken sandwiches. Put that leftover grilled chicken to good use, and whip up something absolutely fantastic for your next meal! Start the week off in style with this flavorful chicken recipe that takes very little effort. It tastes absolutely delicious!

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Healthy Baked Bowtie Pasta With Roasted Tomatoes And Chicken

No Comments | Written on May 22, 2015 at 8:41 am , by

This healthy baked ziti with roasted tomatoes is fantastic, and makes a great summer pasta to serve to your guests. Plus, you can add whatever fresh herbs you’d like to the mix and enjoy. Top with a sprinkling of freshly grated Parmesan for even more flavor. This can be a great side dish to enjoy with some easy barbecued foods, but is also wonderful as a lighter main course.

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Absolutely Perfect Pan-Roasted Lemon Marinated Chicken

No Comments | Written on May 21, 2015 at 8:36 am , by

We just love a great citrus-flavored chicken recipe, and this pan-roasted lemon chicken is just fantastic. With bright and zesty flavors, it’s the perfect main course for you to serve at your outdoor garden parties.  Serve this recipe with some grilled zucchini and onions and a rice pilaf on the side, and you’ll just love it! Plus, the leftovers of this easy chicken recipe make perfect sandwiches. Just top with some hot peppers.

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Smooth And Creamy Simple One Pot Broccoli And Shrimp Risotto

No Comments | Written on May 20, 2015 at 9:09 am , by

We just love risotto, and we also love one pot recipes for Spring and Summer. Why spend all day slaving over pots and pans only to have to wash everything after finishing your meal? This smooth and creamy simple one pot risotto adds some broccoli and shrimp into the mix, which makes for a great combination and features the fresh flavors of the season. We recommend serving this recipe with some crusty homemade garlic bread and a sprinkling of fresh herbs.

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Absolutely Fantastic Bean Barley Soup With Vegetables

No Comments | Written on May 18, 2015 at 9:29 am , by

Bean barley soup is a classic, and this easy recipe is a perfect way to show off all the tasty vegetables that are in season. This makes a great recipe to bring to potlucks in the Spring, and pairs wonderfully with whatever easy chicken dish you might be preparing. This soup is just chock full of health benefits and is a wonderful vegetarian alternative to chicken soup for when you’re sick, and can even be served in a bread bowl!

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The Saucy Calamari So Easy, You Won’t Believe It

No Comments | Written on May 13, 2015 at 4:32 pm , by

We just love using the crockpot to come up with some new and delicious recipes that you can eat during the week. However, if you’ve never tried making calamari in the crockpot, now’s your chance. This Italian recipe is one of the best, and keeps things simple. Plus, it’s prepared with just a few ingredients. You can’t go wrong with this one! Serve on a bed of spaghetti and you’ll be set.

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Marinated Tofu Kabobs That Actually Taste Good

No Comments | Written on May 7, 2015 at 12:00 am , by

Surprising, right? Well, if you’re anything like we used to be, you think all tofu can be is bland and tasteless. Well, by marinating it and grilling it along with some other fresh veggies, you create a tremendous amount of flavor from the simple ingredient. This vegetarian kabob recipe is a great meatless option for people looking to limit the amount of heavier protein that they consume. The balsamic vinegar gives the tofu a different texture, and adds a sweet kick to the flavor once it’s grilled.

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Saucy And Caramelized BBQ Spare Ribs In The Crockpot

No Comments | Written on May 6, 2015 at 9:00 am , by

We absolutely love spare ribs, and when they’re prepared in the crockpot you just can’t go wrong! This easy dinner recipe for May will help you celebrate National Barbecue Month. That’s right, May is National Barbecue Month. So put the ingredients into the crockpot, strap on the old feedbag, and get ready to savor the tangy flavors!

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Glorious Grilled Halloumi & Tabbouleh Salad

No Comments | Written on May 4, 2015 at 10:23 am , by

We’re always on the lookout for the next delicious side dish, and this grilled halloumi and tabbouleh salad is absolutely fantastic. The lightly grilled cheese served on top of the absolutely fantastic tabbouleh.   The lightness of the lemon juice and the herbs that are tossed in make this recipe taste like heaven. Try this simple side dish at your next barbecue and you’ll impress your guests!

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Saucy Tex-Mex Fajita Steak and Veggies

No Comments | Written on April 30, 2015 at 12:00 am , by

Cinco de Mayo is almost here, and there’s nothing more classic than fajitas with meat and veggies to serve this coming Tuesday. Paired with some classic corn or flour tortillas, a heaping helping of Greek yogurt instead of sour cream, and some light shredded cheese, you just can’t go wrong with this sizzlin’ sensation. These saucy Tex-Mex fajita steak and veggies are are best prepared right before they’re ready to be served, as they’ll sizzle on the skillet and make a wonderful presentation.

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