recipes

4-Ingredient Mini Chicken Pot Pies | Simple Meals

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While I was in Bentonville last June, Walmart put together a fun activity that gave my fellow Walmart Moms and me the chance to prepare and taste some of the meals they created for their new Simple Meals campaign. Based on our feedback, they went back to the drawing board to tweak a few of […]

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Savory Tex-Mex Tostada Waffles #GetYourBettyOn

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Getting my kids excited about dinner is always a challenge, especially during these busy early fall weeks when we tend to make the same quick and easy meals over and over again. So I was really excited to stumble across this savory waffle recipe on the Betty Crocker website! I tweaked the recipe just a […]

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Simple Tomato Salad With Fresh Bread Crumbs | Udi’s Ancient Grains

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Two things inspired this deliciously simple tomato salad recipe: 1) the overabundance of fresh tomatoes ripening in our garden daily, and 2) a recent briefing on Udi's Ancient Grains that I recently attended virtually. A late, late frost last spring led to a very late start on our garden, so right now we're up to […]

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Protein-Packed Brown Sugar Cinnamon Breakfast Quinoa #SilkProteinPower

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While we eat a ton of quinoa (we make it in our rice cooker!), I've never actually considered making quinoa for breakfast until I found this breakfast quinoa recipe on the Silk website. I have to admit that I haven't been eating as healthfully as I'd like recently... Knowing that eating a healthy breakfast helps […]

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Chocolate Chip Coffee Muffins + Millstone House Blend Coffee

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A hot cup of coffee and a warm muffin -- they just go together, don't they? Especially on these cooler fall mornings. But what about coffee flavor in a muffin? Or even better, what about a chocolate chip muffin recipe with a little coffee flavor? Now that's something special... This amazing chocolate chip muffin recipe […]

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Birthday Cake Cookies | A Simple But Adorable Party Treat #GetYourBettyOn

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So I confessed recently that I've greatly simplified our birthday celebrations over the years... And you know what? My kids are totally okay with it! And why shouldn't they be when simple and easy means treats like these yummy birthday cake cookies?!? These birthday cake cookies are from the Betty Crocker Birthdays cookbook, and they […]

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My Favorite Simple Guacamole Recipe + A Sweet Twist

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I guess you could say I'm a bit of a guacamole snob, but I've never been a fan of store bought guacamole. It's just never as good as fresh homemade guacamole. And why bother when making homemade guac is so easy? I make this simple guacamole recipe at least once a week... We smear it […]

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