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This Sweet N’ Creamy Lemon Pie makes the perfect dessert for Pi Day and Spring!
Sweet N' Creamy Lemon Pie

Lemon desserts are hands down some of our favorite desserts to enjoy as a family.  I’ll never forget seeing my boys face when they came home from school and saw this vibrant pie sitting on the kitchen counter.  We all grabbed a fork and cut some slices to enjoy together.  There’s nothing more I love than baking for my family.  I just know they’ll love these fun memories in the kitchen we have and share it with their children someday.  I always make it a point to bake a little extra and it always results in cherishing these priceless memories.

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Picky Palate Meal Plan Week 44

Picky Palate Meal Plan Week 44

Mar 3, 2017 | Meal Plan | Tags:

More Meal Plan ideas coming your way!  Hope you enjoy these recommendations to make dinnertime a breeze!

Monday:  Breakfast for dinner with my Mexican Breakfast Frittata

Tuesday:  One Pot Cheesy Spaghetti

Wednesday:  Weeknight Cheesy Chicken and Rice

Thursday:  Make Ahead Country Burritos

Friday and Saturday this mama takes a break from the kitchen 🙂

Sunday:  Creamy Pesto Sausage Pasta

Dessert Idea:  One Bowl Chocolate Chunk Brownies

Mexican Breakfast Frittata

Mexican Breakfast Frittata

Feb 28, 2017 | Breakfast/Brunch, Sponsored | Tags: , , ,

My Mexican Breakfast Frittata is the perfect way to start your day!

There’s no better way to start your day than with this zesty Mexican style breakfast frittata.  Packed with delicious southwest vegetables and seasoned with Old El Paso Taco Seasoning, you are in for a treat!  With everything prepared in just one skillet, clean up is a breeze as well.  This frittata makes great leftovers and tastes great with your favorite hot sauce drizzled on top.
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One Pot Cheesy Spaghetti

One Pot Cheesy Spaghetti

Feb 21, 2017 | Dinner, Meatless | Tags: , , ,

Sharing my One Pot Cheesy Spaghetti that is the perfect quick fix dinner recipe!

I love simple weeknight dinner recipes, they are literally my favorite recipes to develop on Picky Palate.  This One Pot Cheesy Spaghetti is a family pleaser and takes less than 20 minutes to prepare.  With just a handful of simple pantry ingredients you’ll have dinner on the table in no time at all.

Check out my latest step by step video.  Be sure to follow me on YouTube for lots of new recipe videos this year!

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Creamy Pesto Sausage Pasta

Creamy Pesto Sausage Pasta

Feb 13, 2017 | Beef, Dinner | Tags: , , , , ,

This Creamy Pesto Sausage Pasta made with whole wheat pasta is one of my favorite quick fix weeknight meals!

Simple past recipes are my favorite to come up with…usually the night I’m actually making dinner.  This creamy pesto sausage pasta was a huge hit with the family and let me tell you it could not be more simple to prepare.  Serve with a nice loaf of crusty bread and a salad, you’ll be good to go!
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Picky Palate Meal Plan Week 43

Picky Palate Meal Plan Week 43

Feb 12, 2017 | Meal Plan | Tags:

More meal planning recipes ideas for you!  Hope you enjoy!
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Chocolate Dessert Recipes

Necessary Chocolate Dessert Recipes

Feb 8, 2017 | Desserts, Valentine's Day | Tags: ,

Necessary Chocolate Dessert Recipes perfect for your loved ones, family and friends!

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, I thought it would be fun to put together some of my very favorite Picky Palate Chocolate Recipes.  Let’s drool together over my favorites!
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Classic Homemade Meatballs

Classic Homemade Meatballs

Feb 6, 2017 | Appetizers/Sides, Beef, Dinner | Tags: , ,

Sharing my Classic Homemade Meatballs today! Perfect for parties or in a big bowl of spaghetti.

Homemade meatballs are one of my favorite things….ever.  When I have a little time on my hands, I love hand rolling each meatball, browning them and simmering in pasta sauce.  The house smells fantastic too!  You’re going to love my recipe, be sure to give it a try!
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