Fries Five Ways

Fries Five Ways

Two of the biggest challenges for me, food-wise, are trying to come up with quick and easy meals that my kids will eat and trying to figure out what to do to make leftovers more exciting. So, I came up with five dinner ideas that are all ready in about 30 minutes using French fries… 

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Pan Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Pan Roasted Brussels Sprouts

  Poor Brussels sprouts. They have to be the most maligned of all the vegetables. For years, I was in the anti-Brussels sprouts camp. Then, I found out that there are ways to cook them that don’t result in bitter little sprouts, and now they’re one of my favorite vegetables. If you’re on the fence… 

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Slow Cooker Garlic Rosemary Chicken

Slow Cooker Garlic Rosemary Chicken

This recipe has one of my favorite combos – garlic and rosemary. Now, it may seem like there’s a lot of garlic in this Slow Cooker Garlic Rosemary Chicken. And there is. However, the garlic cooks down, and the cloves mellow until they reach a rich, soft, almost buttery consistency. I suggest serving the extra cloves spread on… 

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One-Skillet Buffalo Chicken Lasagna

One-Skillet Buffalo Chicken Lasagna

I love one-skillet pasta dishes. Not only are they fast and easy, but any time I can get away with having fewer dishes, I’m in. Even though I’m not a big buffalo person, I’ve been thinking about this dish for a while. While I was pregnant, I kept craving this, but I wanted to wait… 

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Barbecue Bacon Cheeseburger Chili

Barbecue Bacon Cheeseburger Chili

Chili is one of our favorite meals. I love how flexible chili can be, so I regularly make several different kids of chili. This Barbecue Bacon Cheeseburger Chili is mild but, between the bacon, barbecue sauce, and spices, it still has lots of flavor. So, it’s the perfect easy dinner for the coming chilly fall… 

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Slow Cooker Beef Gyros

Slow Cooker Beef Gyros

These Slow Cooker Beef Gyros are a really easy version of one of my favorite dishes. You just toss everything in your slow cooker, and you have an easy, fuss-free meal! Slow Cooker Beef Gyros   Print Ingredients Gyro 3 lbs. beef shoulder 1/4 c. lemon juice 1/4 c. red wine vinegar 3 T. chopped… 

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Overnight Mexican Breakfast Casserole

Overnight Mexican Breakfast Casserole

I am not big on making huge breakfasts. When I get up, I’m all about getting everyone fed quickly. Plus, I’m hungry. So, if we’re going to have something more elaborate for breakfast, it pretty much has to be made the night before – like this Overnight Mexican Breakfast Casserole. One of the reasons that… 

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