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Entries Tagged as 'weeknight meals'

Asparagus and Egg Pizzas

May 1st, 2015 · 8 Comments

An updated take on pizza for spring … fresh from the farmers market! My kids, no surprise to anyone who knows my husband and I, are true night owls. The boy has suddenly become a voracious reader, thanks in great part to the Spirit Animal series he devoured over the past couple months. We’d just […]

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Squash Farro Salad {#MeatlessMonday}

November 11th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Have you been to the farmers market lately? So many colors and varieties of winter squash are on display at ours right now. When I came home with the Kabocha squash I used for tacos a few weeks ago, the boy was disappointed it was not an acorn squash. So we’ve been getting acorn squash […]

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Tags: at market · meatless monday · recipes · vegetables · vegetarian · weeknight meals · whole grains

Slow Cooker Carnitas {#Crocktoberfest2013}

October 16th, 2013 · 15 Comments

Now that we’re back into the thick of school and after-school activities, I find myself falling even more in love with my slow cooker. Frankly, I’m a little embarrassed it took me so long to get on the bandwagon. But now that I’m here, I’m always looking for more ideas and recipes that make use […]

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Shrimp with Corn and Tomato Garlic Sauce {#6SecondRecipe}

September 18th, 2013 · Comments Off on Shrimp with Corn and Tomato Garlic Sauce {#6SecondRecipe}

There’s a shrimp dish at our favorite tapas restaurant that is pretty simple — shrimp in a garlic and chili infused olive oil. I used some of our last-of-the-season corn and tomatoes from our CSA to build on that garlic-and-shrimp combo for a really fast, fresh and flavorful weeknight family dinner. Shrimp is one of […]

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Sweet Corn Chowder with Shrimp

September 10th, 2012 · 1 Comment

With fall on the way, I had the idea of a fresh corn chowder teeming with local sweet corn before it disappears from the markets. I kept it as simple as possible to really let the corn shine. To make a meal out of it, I sauteed some wild Key West shrimp in garlic, finished […]

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