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Mexican Rice, Top 8 Allergen Free

by Lindsey on October 12, 2011

I don’t know about you, but I absolutely adore the lovely rice you get on the side at a Mexican restaurant. Tex Mex is the name of the game. After much trial and error I think I’ve finally recreated a recipe that’s really close to what you’ll find in a local restaurant. This rice pairs […]

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Dana’s Santa Fe Chicken Pilaf

by Dana S on May 31, 2011

I adapted this recipe from the back of a Near East rice pilaf mix to supersize the veggies for more nutrients and fiber…

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Being able to slow cook some meat in a sauce with some veggies all day, then add the starch at the end of the cooking cycle…makes for super simple, slow cooked, one dish dinners!

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Find out which insanely popular movie that helped get Alea’s kiddos to gobble up these cabbage rolls…

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Smothered Okra with Chicken and Rice – $5 Dinner Challenge

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on February 21, 2011

A favorite side dish of mine…turned into a meal!

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Connie’s Fried Rice

by Connie on February 1, 2011

Connie shares a Fried Rice Recipe that her family of 10 loves…

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Slow Cooker Creole Chicken – $5 Dinner Challenge

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on January 31, 2011

Not sure you can make a meal for your family for $5 or less?! Have you thought about challenging yourself?!

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Red Beans and Rice

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on December 20, 2010

I turned to the one and only Emeril for a little inspiration and guidance in making these Louisiana style Red Beans and Rice…

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Chicken and Wild Rice Soup with Pearled Onions

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on December 13, 2010

My clear out the pantry challenge continues. The result from this afternoon’s foraging…this filling and scrumptious Chicken and Wild Rice Soup with Pearled Onions…

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Alea’s Curried Turkey Salad

by Alea on November 23, 2010

Our Thanksgiving dinner, like most Americans, consists of a buffet that includes too many heavy dishes. And on Thanksgiving Day, I allow myself to indulge… However, I try to make up for that indulgence by using the leftovers to create healthier and lower calorie meals. I will make quite a bit of turkey soup and […]

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