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Lemongrass Chicken Wings

Lemongrass Chicken Wings

I’m not much of a chicken wing eater, but I do have my moments and usually that’s when Superbowl comes around. I’m not a football fan, but it does play at my house since my husband does like the sport (and reminds me quite regularly he use to play in high school). Superbowl to me means wings and the half-time show. My daughter is very sensitive to spice. Even mild wings and sometimes honey/garlic wings at traditional wing places are too spicy for her. I have found a wing recipe that she will eat and that’s lemongrass chicken wings. It’s Vietnamese influenced, not super saucy, and great grilled or baked in the oven.

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Recipe for Crispy Beef with Broccoli- 15 min meals (tips included)

Recipe for Crispy Beef with Broccoli- 15 min meals (tips included)

Though I love food and find cooking therapeutic, I dread meal planning. There are few meals my kids will eat and my husband is “carb light” - meaning he’s picky on which carbs he eats. Ever seen someone only eat toppings off the pizza? It’s probably him. I came across this Easy Crispy Mongolian Beef recipe from Scrambled Chefs and gave it a try. It was a hit that even my 2 year old ate it. I literally made it in 15 minutes making this a perfect weekday meal.

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5 holiday cookies that are easy and healthy-ish

5 holiday cookies that are easy and healthy-ish

The Christmas tree is lit up, holiday music is playing in the background and the aroma of freshly baked cookies is in the air. Does it get any better than that? Although I acknowledge I am more of an amateur home cook than a baker, every holiday season I am motivated to bake cookies (motivation = magazine covers at the grocery store checkout). Here are 5 easy holiday healthy-ish cookie recipes. (And one recipe is even vegan!)

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