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Picky Palate Meal Plan Week 30

Another week of Meal Plan ideas for you!  Can you believe the holidays are right around the corner?!  2016 is flying by.  Hope you enjoy this batch of recipe ideas.
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Chicken Enchilada Soup Boats

Chicken Enchilada Soup Boats

Sep 21, 2016 | Chicken, Cinco de Mayo, Dinner, Soups and Stews, Sponsored | Tags: , , , , , ,

These Chicken Enchilada Soup Boats make the perfect weeknight dinner for the whole family!

It’s always a pleasure partnering with Old El Paso to bring you quick and simple family friendly dinner ideas!  I’ve put together a weeknight dinner that couldn’t be more simple to prepare plus it’s packed with great Mexican flavors.  I know how busy the school week can be with all of the kids different activities and homework.  It’s so nice to have quick to prepare dinner recipes for a stress free experience.

Just a few ingredients is all you’ll need to get dinner on the table this week.  Enjoy!
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Homemade S'mores Granola Bars

Homemade S’mores Granola Bars

Sep 19, 2016 | Brownies and Bars, Sponsored | Tags: , , , , , , ,

These Homemade S’mores Granola Bars are the perfect snack to satisfy that sweet tooth!

Partnering with Frigidaire Gallery® today to bring you a simple family friendly snack recipe that will have everyone smiling ear to ear.  Oats, graham crackers, dark chocolate and marshmallow bits?  Heaven 🙂

With just a few pantry staple ingredients, you’ll have these homemade granola bars ready in no time.  S’mores is one of our very favorite dessert flavors so I knew they’d make a great granola bar.

Hope you enjoy this fun recipe that makes the perfect after school snack!

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Perfect Weeknight Chili Recipe

Perfect Weeknight Chili Recipe

Sep 14, 2016 | Beef, Dinner, Soups and Stews | Tags: , , , , , , ,

My Perfect Weeknight Chili Recipe is just what you need for Fall cooking! Simple and delicious!

Fall season is the best isn’t it?  Even though we’re still pushing 100 degrees here in Arizona, I look forward to this time of year!  It brings so much fun baking and cooking simple hearty recipes that are my favorite.

Chili is a staple recipe for us.  I make different variations on the regular, but this particular recipe needed to be shared.  Seriously flavor packed with just your basic pantry essentials.  Give yourself about 10 minutes and this gorgeous pot of chili will be simmering ready to go at your fingertips.  Winning!
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Pumpkin S'mores Cake Bars

Pumpkin S’mores Cake Bars

Sep 12, 2016 | Brownies and Bars, Desserts | Tags: , , ,

These Pumpkin S’mores Cake Bars are festive and packed full of sweetness!

I am kind of still in denial that Fall is basically right around the corner!  Are we ready for pumpkin everything?  I don’t know if I am, but these bars are crazy simple and great to bring to your upcoming parties.  5 Ingredients is all you need.  Sweet!
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Homemade Supreme Pizza

Homemade Supreme Pizza

Sep 7, 2016 | Dinner, Sponsored | Tags: , , ,

My Homemade Supreme Pizza is such a fun weeknight dinner that can get the whole family involved.

It’s always a pleasure partnering with Frigidaire Gallery® to bring you simple dinner recipes the whole family loves.  With back to school season in full swing, I know how important it is to have dinner recipes that won’t take much time to put together.

I love pizza night because the kids love helping with dinner prep.  Some nights I’ll double the pizza dough recipe and let everyone make their own mini pizzas using their favorite toppings.

I put together a loaded pizza today with some of my favorite toppings.  Sausage, lots of veggies and lots of cheese.  Have fun and create your own favorite pizza.

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Chicken Taco Rigatoni Bake

Chicken Taco Rigatoni Bake

Aug 31, 2016 | Chicken, Dinner, Sponsored | Tags: , , , , ,

This Chicken Rigatoni Bake is the perfect quick fix dinner that everyone loves. Great flavors, simple ingredients.

Always a pleasure partnering with Old El Paso to bring you family friendly Mexican style recipes.  I always love creating weeknight dinners, because I know how crazy weekdays can get while the kids are in school with all of their activities.  This is a great one you can even whip up in advance and bake when you need it.

Cheesy goodness packed with great Mexican flavors.  Love this one.  Hope you enjoy!
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Must Have Back To School Dinner Recipes

Must Have Back To School Dinner Recipes

Aug 29, 2016 | Dinner | Tags: , ,

These Must Have Back To School Dinner Recipes are just what you need to keep you organized for this busy back to school season!  I’ve put together some of my favorite quick fix dinner recipes that are sure to please the whole family without needing too much kitchen prep time.  Hope you enjoy!

5 Ingredient Salsa Verde Tacos
These tacos are so great for busy weeknights.  Great flavor that the entire family loves!

Cheesy Taco Chili Rice Bake
This rice bake is perfect for bringing to family and friends in need of dinner as well as any time of the week for your own family 🙂
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