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Beef & Rice Stuffed Peppers

There’s this recipe on Buzzfeed for a NY food truck style chicken & rice dish and I made it and it was so delicious. But I thought, hmm… it’s missing something. So, I remade it with a few twists and I was SO excited to share it with you all because it turned out so… Continue reading Beef & Rice Stuffed Peppers

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Spicy Tacos with Avocado Lime Sauce

As I sit here in Ankeny, surrounded by chain restaurants and fast food joints I can’t help but wish I was eating these spicy shredded beef tacos with a side of avocado lime dressing. This is my 3rd work trip in 3 weeks, and I have yet to master the whole “gluten free/paleo eating while… Continue reading Spicy Tacos with Avocado Lime Sauce

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Stew-Less Beef Stew

Every week I ask the hubby what he wants to eat next week, every week he responds with one of the following statements, “whatever you want to make,” OR, “meat and vegetables.”  Thanks for the input, babe. So each week I am left to find a creative way to deliver meat and vegetables. For some… Continue reading Stew-Less Beef Stew

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Mandarin Chicken Salad

I made a really simple chicken salad a few weeks ago with only like 5 ingredients – chicken, mayo, grapes, onions and celery (and salt/pepper – but those don’t count as ingredients!) and the husband really loved it.  I decided to make another chicken salad because its so quick and easy!  It’s a snap to… Continue reading Mandarin Chicken Salad