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Baked Chicken Curry

Poultry
Indian food to many is exotic and something out of this world! To me, Indian food is a little taste of my grandmother's kitchen; a Filipina woman who married an Indian man and learned how to cook traditional Indian fare as good as any native. On this day, I was...

Vegetable Latkes

Vegetarian
Latkes (latkas) are a traditional Jewish food usually made with shredded potatoes that are fried until golden brown and are also known as Potato Pancakes. This recipe adds more vegetables to the mix just to add more flavor and texture. Using Matzo Meal which is simply ground Matzo crackers, also...

{recipe & contest} Smart Balance® Cookie Spectacular

Desserts
I have to admit that I love my real butter and have never tried Smart Balance®. So, when I was presented with the idea of trying a cookie recipe using Smart Balance® instead of butter, I was feeling, "Eh" about it. But, being open-minded and wanting to try new things, I remembered...

Beef & Barley Soup

Beef, Slow cooker
During the colder months, slow cookers get dusted off and moms across the country proudly display their favorite home cooked meals that was simmering away for hours. The best part of slow cooking, is it is literally dumping all the ingredients in the pot and leaving it alone. A few...

Cranberry Lacquered Chicken

Poultry, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays
Having an excessive amount of leftovers during the holidays is unfortunately, the norm for most American families. People often think of ways to creatively re-make leftovers like turkey, ham, mashed potatoes and more into new dishes. But what about Thanksgiving's favorite condiment, cranberry sauce or compote?? This elegant, yet surprisingly...

Spaghettini Carbonara

Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Pasta
Pasta carbonara is a classic Italian dish that you will easily spend $15 for in a restaurant. When you find out what the ingredients are used to make this dish; eggs, bacon or pancetta, Parmesan cheese and parsley, it seems ridiculous spending that much money on a meal!

Crispy Beef Lettuce Wraps

Beef
A quick and healthy lettuce wrap

Gluten Free Pumpkin Cookies by Contributor Elaine Mullowney

Desserts
Every fall as the weather grows colder I find myself craving my favorite childhood treat! There is something irresistible and comforting about the aroma of cinnamon and spices filling the air when the leaves start falling off the trees and I begin looking forward to the holiday season! Because many...

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4 Easy Quinoa Recipes that Would Change your Daily Diet

Vegetarian, Salads, 30 minutes or less
Healthy Food to a Healthier You Malnutrition and obesity are the most common health problems in today’s world and this is due to the development of unhealthy, artificial food as well as the mass production of different types of meat: poultry, pork, beef, seafood and so on. To be healthy...

Vintage Plate Shopping and Creamy Shrimp Scampi #BackToBrummelBrown

Seafood, Entertaining/Holidays, Video recipes
Sponsored by Mirum. In The Kitch with Momma Cuisine and MommaCuisine.com  School is back in session and the craziness of the fall is here! I’m not going to lie, during the week I am so busy I don’t even have time to wash the dishes so I use paper plates...

Chicken Kale Marinara

Poultry, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays, 30 minutes or less
Sponsored by Rao's Homemade Do you ever buy kale for it to just sit in the fridge and wilt and get slimy?? A great diet hack for the kids is to always add vegetables to as many dishes as you can! Throw together this simple recipe using Rao's Homemade Marinara....

Spring Pantry Recipes

Vegetarian, Salads, 30 minutes or less, Video recipes
Spring cleaning isn't just for your home. Clean out your pantry with simple, delicious and healthy springtime recipes. With staples probably sitting in your pantry all winter-long, you may have no idea all the delicious you can make with affordable ingredients already at home! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Garbanzo...

Sheet Pan Chicken Teriyaki

Poultry, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less, Baked/Roasted, Video recipes
Everyone loves a good teriyaki meal and sheet pan meals are the perfect kinds of dishes to make during busy weeknights. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); I went on The Jam Show on WCIU for my In The Kitchen segment to share this easy recipe that you've got to try at...

Sesame Ginger Vegetable Stir Fry

Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less
This post is sponsored by Farberware.Me and my kids love exploring new places right here in Chicago. Many times we forget that our national parks offer tons of opportunities to have family time, learn history and see sites in your area that you may not have ever realized existed! Sundays are...

Tomato Basil Spaghettini with Goat Cheese

Pasta, Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays
This post is sponsored by Mirum, but opinions expressed are my own.For some reason, ever since I had my third baby, I get heartburn when I never used to! Eating rich foods like pasta sometimes triggers it and it's so frustrating!If you experience daily heartburn, Omeprazole Orally Disintegrating Tablets (ODT)...

Ground Chicken Picadillo

Poultry, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less
Like many Filipino dishes, Picadillo is a dish that originated in Spain that has many Latin variations. Picadillo has versions in Cuba, Mexico and yes, the Philippines!  Picadillo is similar to hash and most widely prepared with diced potatoes. Some also make picadillo with sauce or broth that is like...

Rotisserie Chicken Lemon Orzo Soup

Poultry, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays, Slow cooker
There are many variations of chicken noodle soup and this one for Rotisserie Chicken Lemon Orzo Soup is one that I made that my kids love.  Rotisserie chicken saves the day again on this recipe and tell me, when has rotisserie chicken ever let you down?? Not me!  (adsbygoogle =...

Spicy Miso Pork Belly Udon Soup

Pork, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less
These days, it's all about the ramen. But don't forget about udon that is thick, chewy and hearty noodle that also lends itself to delicious broth and toppings.  I had udon noodles and pork belly in the fridge from the local Japanese market but I didn't really have a set...

Pickled Beet Martini

Drinks & cocktails, Entertaining/Holidays, Video recipes, 30 minutes or less
Sponsored by Aunt Nellie's (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The holidays and celebrations are meant to have fun and unique dishes and cocktails. I made this recipe for Pickled Beet Martini with Aunt Nellie's and it turned out so good. This pickled beet martini recipe only has a couple of...

Orange Galette with Beet Gorgonzola Salad

Salads, Video recipes, Vegetarian, Entertaining/Holidays, Baked/Roasted
Sponsored by Aunt Nellie's 4 (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); For an elegant dish to serve for parties, my recipe for Orange Galette with Beet Gorgonzola Salad is just what you need.  Party food is all about wow appeal, fun but easy to eat and something that your guests will...