Chicken Noodle Soup

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Comforting, soothing, just like Grandma used to make. If you prefer a vegetarian option, swap the chicken for canned beans. Print Recipe Chicken Noodle Soup Dairy Free, Soy Free, Nut Free Makes:   about 6 servings   Ingredients 1 Tbsp. extra virgin olive oil3/4 cup chopped onion3/4 cup chopped celery1 cup thin sliced carrots2 garlic cloves, minced2 cartons (32 oz.) chicken broth3/4 tsp. …

Beer Cheese Soup

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After a disappointing restaurant experience with a an overly-salted and flavorless Beer Cheese Soup, I set out to create a recipe that would satisfy my craving. Serve with pretzel rods or pretzel rolls and get ready to serve second helpings. Print Recipe Beer Cheese Soup Vegetarian, Soy Free, Nut Free Makes:   about 10 cups   Ingredients 2 Tbsp. extra virgin olive oil1 …

Turkey Pesto Sandwich

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Start with a great pesto, French roll or ciabatta roll. Then fill with just about any veggies, cheese or meat of choice. Print Recipe Turkey Pesto Sandwich Soy Free, Nut Free Makes:   1 sandwich   Ingredients Prepared Pesto (See Fresh Tip)French roll or ciabatta roll, splitSliced cheese, such as Meunster or CheddarTomato slicesThin-sliced turkeyLettuce or baby spinach Makes:   1 sandwich   Ingredients Prepared Pesto …

Thai-Coconut Veggie Bowl

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 You will love the flavor combination in this one-bowl dinner that offers a powerhouse of nutrition.  All ingredients can be found in most grocery stores. Print Recipe Thai-Coconut Veggie Bowl Vegetarian, Vegan, Wheat Free, Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Soy Free, Nut Free Makes:   4 servings   Ingredients 3 cups cauliflower florets (about 1/2 medium head)1 medium sweet potato, peeled, cut into 1/2-inch …

Ten-Minute Halloween Bites

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Need a quick and yummy snack that is fun to make and eat? Here you go…Happy Halloween! Print Recipe Ten-Minute Halloween Bites Vegetarian, Soy Free, Nut Free Makes:   about 15   Ingredients about 1/4 cup Semi sweet chocolate, meltedabout 1/4 cup Orange-colored candy melts, melted12-15 MarshmallowsAssorted sprinkles, miniature chocolate chips, and/or crushed graham crackers Makes:   about 15   Ingredients about 1/4 cup Semi sweet …

Halloween Chocolate Cookies

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Halloween is a fun time of year, but you don’t have to surrender to an overload of candy. These cookies are not only chocolatey and delicious, but the unsweetened cocoa powder contains iron, manganese, magnesium, and zinc. These essential minerals can support your heart, bones, and immune system. There is nothing spooky about that! Not into rolling cookie dough? See …

Egg-Filled Baked Potatoes

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Just when you wonder what else can be done with a potato, here is your answer. The cheesy, mashed potato filling creates a border for the egg to bake. In the oven, that potato filling turns into a delicious cheesy crust. We’re taking spuds to a whole new level! Print Recipe Egg-Filled Baked Potatoes Vegetarian, Wheat Free, Gluten Free, Nut …

Pumpkin Spice Latte

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DIY Pumpkin Spice Latte, and save a bundle! This recipe is easy, and offers a great blend of rich coffee and pumpkin spice flavors. To boost the pumpkin flavor and color, add 1 to 2 tablespoons of canned pumpkin in the microwave step when heating the milk. Print Recipe Pumpkin Spice Latte Vegetarian, Wheat Free, Gluten Free, Soy Free, Nut …

Apple Chips with Caramel-Yogurt Dip

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Think of an apple-flavored potato chip. Yum! Once the apple slices are baking, you can walk away while the oven does the work to crisp them up. Soon you will smell a wonderful aroma and think there is an apple pie baking. But hold on, you’ll save over 300 calories instead by munching on this healthy and tasty apple treat. …

Chili-Stuffed Sweet Potato

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Make another meal with your prepared chili and fill hot cooked sweet potatoes – it’s easy, hearty, and delicious. Print Recipe Chili-Stuffed Sweet Potato Vegetarian, Wheat Free, Gluten Free, Soy Free, Nut Free Makes:   2 to 8 servings   Ingredients Prepared Vegetarian Chili (See website recipe)Medium-large sweet potatoes Makes:   2 to 8 servings   Ingredients Prepared Vegetarian Chili (See website recipe)Medium-large sweet potatoes Instructions …