• A comforting bowl of potato soup is easy to make while being a couch potato.
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    Potato Soup – An Easy Slow Cooker Recipe

    This week we got about a foot of snow in Virginia. The first thing I do when it’s cold and snowy is get something in the crock pot. Nothing’s better than comfort food. Especially doesn’t take a lot of effort.…

  • Even with cheese and fritos, this turkey chili is still around 400 calories.
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    The Beefiest Turkey Chili

    There’s something about the beginnings of fall that always make me crave chili. When football season starts, this turkey chili is in my slow cooker on a regular basis – it’s the ultimate game day food. I love me some…

  • a serving of chicken lasagna
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    Alfredo Chicken Lasagna

    Layers of pasta, sauce and cheese? Count me in. I don’t care for ricotta, so traditional lasagna isn’t my thing. But this version of chicken lasagna uses alfredo, Italian cheese, and edamame. I love edamame with pasta because the nuttiness…

  • Potato pancakes are an easy weeknight meal that has downtime that can be used elsewhere in the kitchen.
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    The Easiest Potato Pancakes

    Easy. Potato. Recipe. Need I say more? The only way to beat a yummy potato recipe is a cheap and yummy potato recipe. That’s where potato pancakes come in. All of the ingredients are cheap pantry staples. This recipe was…

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    Spicy Southwest Turkey Burgers

    These are one of the most requested dinners in my household! The burgers are juicy, spicy, and delicious. Don’t let the length seasoning list scare you off. It is totally worth it; there’s nothing that’s hard to find. Plus mixing…

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    Roasted Red Pepper Pasta

    I love red peppers. Raw. Stuffed. Roasted. Sauteed. The list goes on. When they are on sale, I buy a bunch. Roasted red pepper pasta is one of my favorite ways of using them up. Anyone else unable to control…