Quinoa with Pan Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Quinoa-with-Pan-Roasted-Bru

So this dish I made with the intention of my husband and I eating for lunch. But it could certainly be a main dish in and of itself, or a delicious side dish with some grilled chicken or steaks. The reason I made this as a "lunch dish," is the Brussels sprouts. My kiddos are fantastic eaters, they love most green vegetables, but 2 out of the 3 of them "draw the line" at … [Read more...]

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Slow Cooker Cranberry-Apple Pork Roast

Slow Cooker Cranberry Apple Pork Roast | 5DollarDinners

So pork tenderloins were on super sale last week. So I bought one...with the intention of cutting it in half to use for 2 meals. I'd originally thought I would make 2 different meals, but as I was mixing this recipe up...I was completely overcome with the smells of the cranberry sauce and the many holiday memories that came with it. I got out another apple and another can of … [Read more...]

Butternut Squash Chili

Butternut-Squash-Chili

It's always risky experimenting with recipes when you have guests over for dinner. But it's also good...in that you get great feedback. Good or bad. And this chili...only good feedback :) We had our family join us for dinner last weekend and this is what I made. I can't not purchase butternut squash at the store each week because they are so inexpensive. So easy to cook … [Read more...]

Allergy-Free Roasted Potato Chunks

Allergy Free Roast Potatoes

This is such a fantastic, remarkably simple side dish free of just about everything. It's perfect for a very restricted diet! This recipe yields 2-3 servings, so feel free to double it and put the potatoes in a 13x9 rather than the suggested 8x8. Roasted Potato Chunks Yield - 2-3 servings Preparation Time - 5 minutes Cooking Time - 30  minutes Ingredients 1 … [Read more...]