Kid-friendly

Fresh Cantaloupe Green Iced Tea

Drinks & cocktails, Kid-friendly
There are two of a few favorite drinks in my family, fresh iced tea and fresh cantaloupe juice. Cantaloupe juice is incredibly refreshing and can be easily turned into a fabulous summer cocktail. ;) I recently purchased an iced-tea pitcher. What's great is that there is a cylinder in the...

Slow Cooker Chocolate Rice Pudding (Champorado)

Kid-friendly, Slow cooker
Growing up in the Philippines until I was nine years old, I spent my early elementary school years eating many classic Filipino breakfast faves from silken tofu with tapioca and brown sugar sauce (Taho), to this Spanish-inspired Chocolate Rice Pudding, traditionally called, Champorado. Bits of sweet rice, cooked slowly with...

Dijon Crusted Pork Chops

Kid-friendly, Pork
When I'm having to deal with three active kids, a laundry hamper over-flowing with clothes and a house cluttered with toys, the last thing I want to do is hang out in front of the stove making dinner. Even for someone like myself who enjoys cooking, on nights like these,...

Strawberry Horchata Milkshake

Desserts, Drinks & cocktails, Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly, Vegetarian
At my house, no Mexican feast is complete without our favorite drink, Horchata! A milky drink made from rice and cinnamon, horchata is a sweet treat that is always so refreshing. This bewildering Chicago heatwave is causing the kids to beg delicious icy treats. So, I decided to take powdered...

by @DavidGrotto: Cocoatmeal Pancakes from @Hersheys #ModNatn

Kid-friendly
I first met David Grott0, RD at an event hosted by Chicagonista, MJ Tam at the Paint Chicago Red event sponsored by the California Strawberry Commission. There he taught me and the invited guests about the nutritional values of strawberries as well as got to sample some pretty amazing foods highlighting...

Watermelon Basil Fizz for @KenmoreConnect

Desserts, Drinks & cocktails, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly
Summer brings us such an abundance of fruits and vegetables. Taking what’s best of the season and creating great recipes with them, not only creates great meals, but also memories of the amazing Summer that your kids will remember for years to come. One of my fondest memories of summertime...

Rainbow Carrots & Edemame Fried Rice

Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly
I don't know about you, but in my house, fried rice is an absolute favorite! We all know fried rice may not be the best foods for you, but it sure is delicious. Another thing I love about fried rice is that it can be very filling and satisfying, especially...

Bolognese Sauce

Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly, Pasta
Bolognese Sauce is an Italian classic recipe and one of those recipes that someone always has a secret ingredient for. One ingredient that many of my Italian friends and acquaintances have told me that they swear will always turn out a finger-licking bolognese is using soup bones. It makes perfect sense to...

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Pure Harmony: Unlocking Culinary Bliss with Candy Wholesale and Baked Feta Delights

Desserts, Entertaining/Holidays
Introduction: In the epicurean universe, the irresistible fusion of sweet and savory flavors has long bewitched discerning palates. Today, we embark on a gastronomic journey into the captivating realms of Candy Wholesale and an alluring recipe spotlighting baked feta with tomatoes, garlic, and chili. Join us as we unravel the...

High-Protein Blueberry Muffin Recipe

Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, Baked/Roasted, Desserts
 Indulge in a guilt-free treat with our High-Protein Blueberry Muffins. These mouthwatering muffins are not only incredibly delicious but also packed with the power of protein, making them the perfect choice for a wholesome breakfast or a satisfying snack.● 1 1/2 cups almond flour● 1/2 cup Naked Shake Lemon Blueberry ●...

Pressure Cooker Short Ribs Recipe

Beef, Entertaining/Holidays
Immerse yourself in the culinary adventure of creating succulent, fall-off-the-bone short ribs with the magic of a pressure cooker. This recipe transforms a traditionally time-intensive dish into an accessible feast, ideal for any day of the week. The rich flavors and tender texture of the beef, combined with a harmonious...

The Easy Chicken Carbonara Recipe You've Always Wanted is Here

Poultry, Pasta, 30 minutes or less, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays
source Welcome to the culinary adventure of a lifetime! In today's fast-paced world, finding time to cook can be a challenge, but that doesn't mean you have to sacrifice taste for convenience. We're about to dive into an easy, yet delicious Chicken Carbonara recipe that's perfect for any day of...

10 Comforting Herbal Recipes for a Cozy Night In

Drinks & cocktails, 30 minutes or less
Embrace the comfort of your home with these ten herbal recipes, perfect for a cozy night in. Incorporating herbs into your meals is not just about enhancing flavors; it's about tapping into an ancient source of health and well-being. From soothing teas to nourishing soups and delightful desserts, each of...

Pandan Rum Coconut Cooler

Drinks & cocktails, Entertaining/Holidays, 30 minutes or less
This delicious Pandan Rum Coconut Cooler is a delicious, creamy cocktail that is simple and fun to make for your summer barbecues, and top notch to add to your restaurant cocktail menus! Pandan Rum is delicious exotic rum that adds the unique taste of pandan leaves, a very popular ingredient...

Pandan Rum Coconut Shrimp Stew

Seafood, 30 minutes or less
A simple dish with coconut milk, squash, green beans, and shrimp widely known as Ginataan na Hipon in the Philippines, is enhanced with the deep subtle sweetness of Pandan Rum. The addition of Pandan Rum amps up the sweetness of the shrimp and squash and adds a depth of flavor. ...

Easy & Delicious New Year's Chocolate Cake Recipe for Your Get-Together with Friends

Desserts, Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly
As we bid farewell to the past year and eagerly welcome the one that's knocking at our door, what better way to celebrate than with a small, cozy get-together with your favorite people? And what's a celebration without a cake that not only tantalizes your taste buds but also serves...

Pandan Rum Matcha Tiramisu

Desserts, Drinks & cocktails, Entertaining/Holidays
Ingredients: 1 large package Lady Fingers 2 tablespoon Matcha powder 1 cup hot water 1 cup heavy cream 8 oz mascarpone cheese 1 tablespoon matcha powder 1/3 cup powder sugar 2 tablespoons Pandan Rum   1.      Mix mascarpone cheese, heavy cream, sugar, matcha powder and Pandan Rum until soft peaks...

Learn the Secrets of Greek Phyllo Dough in Cooking

Baked/Roasted, Desserts
Discover the secrets of Greek phyllo dough in cooking. Learn the history, essential tips, traditional dishes, layering techniques, and sweet and savory recipes. You’ll also troubleshoot common challenges in working with phyllo dough. Photo by Meruyert Gonullu The History of Phyllo Dough (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); You can trace...

7 Quick Dessert Recipes for a Delicious Final Course

Desserts, Entertaining/Holidays
Image source   A delicious dessert is the perfect way to end a meal, leaving diners satisfied and happy. While elaborate desserts have their place, sometimes you just want something sweet that comes together quickly with little fuss. The good news is there are many quick and easy dessert recipes...

Easy Mexican Wedding Cookies Recipe

Entertaining/Holidays, Baked/Roasted
Mexican Wedding Cookies, also known as "polvorones," are a delightful and buttery treat that encapsulate the joy and warmth of a celebration. They have become a staple not just at weddings but also during the holidays and various family gatherings. This crumbly and sweet delight, coated in snowy powdered sugar,...