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Slow Cooker Salsa Verde Ranch Beef Tacos

Slow Cooker Salsa Verde Beef | Tacos

Jan 20, 2014 | Beef, Cinco de Mayo, Crock Pot, Dinner | Tags: ,


Break out your slow cooker and get ready to enjoy my Slow Cooker Salsa Verde Beef for tacos!

Happy MLK Day!  I completely forgot that the kids were out of school until late last night!  Glad I didn’t take them to school :)

I am on a slow cooker roll lately.  I am breaking it out almost every weekend and loving it.  My Slow Cooker Salsa Verde Beef for Tacos has a whole 3 ingredients and seriously has the BEST flavor.  Everyone who has had these can’t wait to get the recipe.

Use your favorite taco toppings, salsa, tortillas and have yourself a great taco night….with minimal prep work, yippee!

Enjoy!
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Healthier Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Cookies-12t

Healthier Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Cookies

Jan 15, 2014 | Cookies, Desserts | Tags: , , ,


Whip up a batch of my Healthier Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Cookies, you’ll be glad you did!

The term “healthier” has different definitions to different people, agreed?  

I substituted coconut oil for butter and used Gold Medal Flour’s white whole wheat flour therefore I am calling these my “healthier” cookie :)  If you were to ask the trainers on Biggest Loser, I am sure they would disagree with me, because there is still sugar and chocolate included, lol!  Baby steps.
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Blueberry Pomegranate Quinoa Kale Salad

Blueberry Pomegranate Quinoa Kale Salad

Jan 13, 2014 | Appetizers/Sides, Skinny Palate | Tags: , , , , ,


Treat yourself to our Blueberry Pomegranate Quinoa Kale Salad this week! Healthy and soooo good.

Finally!!!  Finally, we made a kale salad.  It’s funny, because we love eating kale salad when we go out to dinner, so I’m not sure why we haven’t posted one on Picky Palate yet.
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Creamy Feta Greek Style Cucumber Pasta Salad

Creamy Feta Greek Style Cucumber Pasta Salad

Jan 10, 2014 | Appetizers/Sides, Meatless, Skinny Palate | Tags: , , ,


“Healthier” Creamy Feta Greek Style Cucumber Pasta Salad coming at ya today!

I’m having so much fun creating healthier recipe options for you this month.  Trust me, I’m not eating a perfect diet, but it’s certainly nice to have recipes that are healthy and full of great flavor.

The crunch of the cucumbers with the salty bites of kalamata olives are my favorite part of this salad along with the yogurt based feta dressing.

Enjoy this crisp, zesty salad!


Here are most of your ingredients, I left out a few dressing ingredients, see recipe below :)
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Skinny Greek Yogurt Chicken Salad

Skinny Greek Yogurt Chicken Salad

Jan 8, 2014 | Chicken, Sandwiches and Burgers, Skinny Palate | Tags: , , ,


You’ll never know this is a Skinny Greek Yogurt Chicken Salad! Tastes just like the real deal lathered in mayonnaise :)

So excited to share some “healthier” recipes with you this month.  My husband and I teamed up and developed this creamy dreamy chicken salad packed with all kinds of goodness.  I’m not going on any crazy diets for my New Years resolutions, but healthier lunch options coupled with gym attendance produces better results :)
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Hearty Roasted Vegetable Beef Stew-10t

Hearty Roasted Vegetable Beef Stew | Slow Cooker Recipes

Jan 6, 2014 | Beef, Crock Pot, Dinner | Tags: , , ,

Warm up this winter with a nice big bowl of my Hearty Roasted Vegetable Beef Stew!  This is a great add to your list of slow cooker recipes.

It’s 2014 and the kids are back in school today, yippee!!  Ok, maybe that’s a little harsh, we had a great Christmas break, but after 2 weeks off of school, this mama is ready for them to be back today :)  Hope your new year is off to a beautiful start.  I am focusing on hitting the gym everyday with my husband first thing in the mornings.  I am not cutting anything out of my diet because that makes me a very grumpy human … Continue Reading »

Top 12 Picky Palate Recipes 2013

Top 12 Picky Palate Recipes 2013

Dec 31, 2013 | Uncategorized

I’ve hand picked my Top 12 favorite Picky Palate Recipes of 2013! Enjoy.

2013 has been such an amazing year for Picky Palate, I have had a blast creating recipes for you!  I can truly say I love my job.

Thank you to each one of your for reading Picky Palate this year, I look forward to a great 2014 with more and more creative recipes to share!  Happy New Year to you and your family!

Hope you enjoy my top 12 recipes of 2013!!


January
Soft Batch Style Chocolate Chip Cookies
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Classic Chicken Noodle Soup with Roasted Vegetables t

Classic Chicken Noodle Soup with Roasted Vegetables

Dec 23, 2013 | Soups and Stews | Tags: , , , ,


Warm up this winter with a nice bowl of my Classic Chicken Noodle Soup with Roasted Vegetables.

I’m that person who enjoys soup even in the hot summer  months, but I have to admit that it is so comforting when it’s cold outside!  I LOVE making chicken noodle soup for my family and having leftovers for lunches.  Packed with veggies and noodles, this soup does not disappoint.  I have a secret ingredient that gives my soup amazing flavor.  Give it a try!
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Almond Toffee Double Chocolate Popcorn

Almond Toffee Double Chocolate Popcorn

Dec 20, 2013 | Desserts, Sponsored | Tags: , , , ,


My Almond Toffee Double Chocolate Popcorn is a must for your family and friends!

It has been an absolute treat partnering with Fisher Nuts.  Creating this decadent popcorn made for a tasty day in the kitchen.  I love that this recipe takes minimal prep work and is great for packaging up for friends and family.  The hardest part about this recipe is keeping your fingers out of it, lol!
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Jenny Flake

Welcome to Picky Palate! I'm Jenny and I love food if you haven't noticed :) I love sweets, treats and everything in between. The recipes you'll see are my creations. The Picky Palate Cookbook is now available. Enjoy!



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