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Crockpot Rice Recipe
Crockpot rice is fluffy and tasty. What's more, Crock pot rice rarely burns or sticks, and you don't have to watch it carefully to make it turn out right. Indeed, using your slow cooker is one of the easiest ways to make rice.
Our 16 Favorite Milkshakes to Make at Home
These milkshake recipes include 16 varieties of milkshakes based on one basic recipe. With these easy ideas, you can have a different milkshake every night of the week for over two weeks.
Oven Baked BBQ Chicken
This oven baked bbq chicken recipe really allows the chicken to absorb all the flavors of the barbecue sauce. Because this barbecue chicken is not done on the grill, you don't have to worry about it burning. Any time of year is a good time for this oven baked BBQ chicken.
Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes: An Instant Party Hit
Ice cream cone cupcakes make a fun birthday party treat for kids. It's easiest to bake cupcakes in ice cream cones that are flat-bottomed. This recipe for ice cream cupcakes shows you how to make ice cream cone cupcakes that are tasty and easy to decorate.
Your Anytime No-Booze Pina Colada Recipe
This virgin pina colada recipe tastes just like the original, but without the alcohol. Kids love this refreshing drink, and it's easy enough for them to make themselves.
Creamy Slow Cooker Rice Pudding
This creamy slow cooker rice pudding recipe is comfort food at its best. Just dump the ingredients in a slow cooker, turn it on and come back hours later to vanilla-scented creamy slow cooker rice pudding.
26 Healthy Brown Bag Lunch Ideas for Your Kids
Fillling the kids' lunches with chips and cookies because you can't think of creative healthy brown bag lunch ideas? These 26 brown bag lunch recipes and ideas will help you round out the kids school lunches with dishes that are tasty and good for them, too.
A Tater Tot Casserole Even Picky Eaters Will Love
This tater tot casserole is made with ground beef, cream of mushroom soup, sour cream, cheddar cheese and tater tots. Kids love this tater tot casserole recipe.
Fun Kid Food: Dirt Cake Chocolate Pudding Recipe
This dirt cake recipe is made with crushed Oreo cookies, chocolate pudding, cream cheese and milk. Gummy worms top off this recipe for dirt cake. Kids love making this Oreo dirt cake as much as eating it.
Basic Instructions, Tips, and Tricks for...
Learning how to make a smoothie is easy. And once you master a few simple tricks, you can learn how to make fruit smoothies of all kinds. Here are also a number of smoothie recipes.
How to Boil an Egg in 7 Simple Steps
It's easy to learn how to boil an egg perfectly, once you follow these simple steps. Once you learn how to cook hard boiled eggs, you can make deviled eggs, egg salad or just enjoy them plain.
Moist Banana Bread with Coconut
This very moist banana bread recipe is made with coconut oil. It gives it a wonderful texture and a slight tropical flavor.
10 Smoothie Recipes Your Kids Will Love
Smoothie recipes like the ones featured here are a healthy way for kids to get the vitamins and minerals they need. Kids will appreciate the fact that these smoothies taste like milkshakes, and you'll appreciate the fact that they're loaded with vitamins and minerals.
Pudding "Dirt" Dessert Cups Recipe
This dirt dessert recipe is made with chocolate pudding, frozen whipped topping, crushed oreos and gummy worms. These pudding dirt cups make a great cooking activity for kids. And everyone loves eating this oreo dirt dessert recipe.
Perfect Rice
Perfect rice isn't hard to make, as long as you follow these simple steps. Once you know how to cook rice using this method, you can have perfect rice anytime.
Ice Cream Sandwich Cake Recipe
This ice cream sandwich cake recipe makes an impressive and refreshing summer dessert. No baking or cooking is required for this easy ice cream sandwich cake recipe.
Cheap Recipes That Are So Much Better Than Fast...
Cheap recipes don't have to use pre-packaged foods or boring ingredients. These cheap and easy recipes let you enjoy budget meals with pizazz. You'll find recipes here with beans, chicken, beef and more.
Baked Chicken Legs
This baked chicken legs recipe is a simple recipe. The chicken leg quarters are seasoned, then brushed with olive oil and baked. The result is a tender baked chicken legs recipe you'll want to make again and again.
38 Packaged Gluten Free Snacks to Keep the...
Gluten Free Snacks to Keep You Going
Kid-Friendly Chocolate Chow Mein Noodle Bird...
These chow mein noodle birds nest cookies are made with semisweet chocolate chips, peanut butter, chow mein noodles and peanuts. If you are making these chow mein noodle cookies for Easter, you can use jelly beans in place of the peanuts.
10 Patriotic Memorial Day Desserts
These Memorial Day desserts will put everyone in the patriotic spirit. Refreshing and all-American, these Memorial Day dessert recipes are sure to please everyone.
Best Macaroni and Cheese Recipes
This Crock Pot macaroni and cheese recipe is an easy Crockpot recipe for macaroni and cheese that doesn't use canned soups or processed cheese. This Crockpot macaroni and cheese recipe is perfect for busy afternoons when you know you won't have time to make dinner. This Crock Pot macaroni and cheese recipe has three kinds of cheese in it.
Strawberry Smoothie Recipe
Strawberry smoothies can be made with either fresh or frozen strawberries. This strawberry smoothie recipe calls for frozen strawberries so it can achieve the texture of a milkshake. If you use fresh strawberries, you can get the same texture by adding ice to your strawberry smoothie.
Graduation Cupcakes
These graduation cupcakes are a great dessert for graduation parties of all kinds. These graduation cupcakes use mini peanut butter cups, thin mints and fruit roll-ups to look like mortar boards. Make the tassels of these graduation cap cupcakes match your school colors.
Quick and Easy Dinner Recipes the Whole Family...
These ten quick and easy dinner recipes will have you out of the kitchen and at the table in no time!
Lazy Oven French Toast
Luxurious French Toast for a Lazy Weekend Morning
How to Cook Corn on the Cob
Learning how to cook corn on the cob is easy when you follow these simple steps. Corn on the cob can be boiled, grilled or microwaved. I'll show you all three methods.
Healthy Packaged Snacks to Feel Good About
Healthy Packaged Snacks To Feel Good About
Italian Pasta Salad Recipe
This Italian pasta salad is made with zucchini, black olives, onions, marinated artichokes, red pepper and a creamy garlic ranch dressing. Whether you're looking for a potluck side dish or an accompaniment for burgers or chicken, this cold pasta salad recipe is it.
Omelette Recipe
This omelette recipe shows you how to make an omelette with cheese. The trick to making the perfect omelet is using the right type of pan and maintaining the right temperature for the omelette.
Cheesy Tater Tot Casserole
This tater tot casserole is made with tater tots, cheese, ground beef, golden mushroom soup and milk. Frozen vegetables make this cheesy tater tot casserole a meal in one dish.
Flag Cake
This flag cake makes a great patriotic cake recipe for Memorial Day or 4th of July. This American flag cake starts with a cake mix and is decorated with blueberries and raspberries. This American flag cake has a wonderful whipped cream frosting that goes perfectly with the fruit for this patriotic flag cake.
Top 10 Healthy Smoothie Recipes
These healthy smoothie recipes include a variety of healthy smoothies, designed to appeal to both kids and adults. The best part about these healthy smoothies is that they are cheaper than going to a smoothie bar, have no additives, like packaged fruit smoothie mixes, and are as tasty as a milkshake.
Ten Graduation Party Recipes to Feed a Crowd
Graduation party recipes should be easy to make and appropriate for the tastes of the crowd. From deviled eggs to Mexican chicken salad, these graduation recipes are definite crowd-pleasers. Everyone will want the recipes for this graduation party food.
How to Make a Milkshake
Learning how to make a milkshake is easy when you follow these simple steps. The key is to start with high-quality ingredients. Add in syrups, nuts or other flavorings for variety, and enjoy!
Banana Smoothie
Banana smoothies make a healthy breakfast or a refreshing snack. This banana smoothie is made with only fruit, juice and yogurt. Cinnamon is the perfect garnish for these banana smoothies.
Stovetop Rice Pudding Recipe
This stovetop rice pudding recipe is a perfect way to use leftover cooked rice. Although the recipe calls for whole milk, feel free to use skim milk. The raisins are optional, but they add great flavor to this rice pudding.
Roasted Potatoes Recipe
Roasted potatoes taste best when they have a browned, slightly crunchy coating on the outside and a soft center. These oven roasted potatoes fit that description perfectly. Potatoes are tossed in olive oil, garlic powder and sea salt, then roasted in the oven in this easy roasted potatoes recipe.
Crockpot Macaroni and Cheese
Crockpot macaroni and cheese recipes are perfect for busy weekdays. There are eggs, butter, milk, macaroni and three kinds of cheese in this homemade macaroni and cheese recipe.
Baked Spaghetti Casserole Recipe
This baked spaghetti casserole recipe is an easy one-dish meal that's perfect for busy weeknights. This baked spaghetti recipe is made without meat.
No Bake Brownies Recipe
This no bake brownies recipe can be made in minutes. All you need is sweetened condensed milk, unsweetened chocolate, nuts and graham cracker crumbs for this easy no bake brownies recipe.
How to Make Lemonade
The first of six steps in making homemade lemonade, which is far better than bottled, frozen or powdered lemonade.
Watermelon Smoothie Recipe
A lot of watermelon smoothie recipes turn out too watery. This recipe shows you how to make a watermelon smoothie that has a milkshake-like texture
Sloppy Joes
Sloppy joes are one of those great cheap recipes that's ideal for families. Once you learn how to make this recipe, you can vary it lots of different ways. Serve on potato rolls or Hawaiian bread.
Berry Fruit Smoothies Recipe
These berry fruit smoothies combine sweet cherries with blueberries, vanilla soy milk and lemon yogurt. The result is one of those healthy fruit smoothies recipes that is perfect any time of day.
Hot Dog Tater Tot Casserole Recipe
Unlike most tater tot casserole recipes, this one is not made with ground beef. Rather, it is made with hot dogs. I like to use sweet potato tater tots, too, but feel free to use regular ones if you prefer.
Rice Crispy Treats Recipe
This rice crispy treats recipe is the classic recipe for rice crispy treats, made with marshmallows, butter and crispy rice cereal. Kids love making and eating this rice krispie treats recipe.
Hot Dog Chili Recipe
This hot dog chili recipe is like a chili dog you eat with a spoon. It has chili beans, mustard, ketchup, relish and hot dogs, plus some crushed tomatoes. Like classic chili recipes, chopped onions and shredded cheese are the perfect garnish for this hot dog chili.
5-Minute Cheesy Popcorn with Real Butter and...
This cheese popcorn recipe uses real cheddar cheese and butter for a savory, buttery popcorn recipe the whole family will love.
Easy Apple Pie Recipe
This easy apple pie recipe is made with golden delicious apples, sugar, cinnamon and flour. Refrigerated pie crusts make this a super simple recipe.
The Only Marinade You Will Ever Need: Dijon,...
Perfect for chicken, pork, shrimp, and any kind of fish. With this 5-ingredient mixture you’ll be turning the most basic piece of protein into a meal you’d be happy to serve your family.
Kids Recipes for Little Cooks
Kids recipes should be easy for kids to make with minimal help from adults. These easy recipes for kids are. If you want to get your kids cooking, these recipes for kids are perfect. This collection of easy kids recipes includes kids recipes for breakfast, easy kids snack recipes and kids recipes for dinner. Page 4.
No Bake Desserts
These no bake desserts are easy to whip up and fun to make with the kids, too. From pudding pies to no bake haystacks to milkshakes and parfaits, these desserts are great when you want something sweet but don't want to turn on the oven.
Ramen Noodle Cole Slaw
This ramen noodle cole slaw recipe is made with oriental flavor ramen noodles, cole slaw mix and peanuts. This slaw makes an excellent side dish for cookouts and barbecues.
Cheesy Potatoes Recipe
This cheesy potatoes recipe is made with Yukon gold potatoes, cheddar cheese and bacon. After they are roasted, the potatoes are topped with cheese and bacon. Both beef and chicken go well with this cheesy potatoes recipe.
The Easiest Kid-Friendly Personal Pizza Wrap...
These pizza wrap sandwiches are one of those quick meals you can serve for lunch or dinner. This recipe is made with a flour tortilla, spaghetti sauce and cheese. Boost the nutritional value of these wraps by using a whole wheat tortilla and low-fat cheese.
Microwave Poached Eggs
This microwave poached eggs recipe takes less than two minutes to prepare (really!), and the result is perfect poached eggs. Even better: You don't have to get any pots or pans dirty to make this recipe.
Baked Chicken and Potatoes Recipe
This baked chicken and potatoes recipe is made with boneless skinless chicken breasts or thighs and potatoes. The potatoes are baked first, then the chicken is added to finish off the dish.
Grilled Chicken for the George Foreman Grill
This grilled chicken recipe is first marinated in lemon juice, garlic, olive oil and seasonings, then grilled. This grilled lemon chicken recipe is for a George Foreman grill, but you can also make this recipe on a regular grill.
Smoothie Recipe of the Day E-Course Day 3
The basic smoothie recipe here shows you how to make smoothies of all kinds. Once you master the basic recipe for making smoothies, you can make strawberry smoothies, banana smoothies, green smoothies and more.
Best Potato Salad Recipe
The best potato salad recipes feature good-quality potatoes, homemade dressing and good flavors. This homemade potato salad recipe starts with Yukon gold potatoes. Bacon, celery and pickle relish add sweet-salty flavors to this homemade potato salad.
Easy Scalloped Potatoes
These easy scalloped potatoes are made in less than half an hour in the microwave. Cream of mushroom soup and milk are tossed with thinly-sliced potatoes, then topped with cheese for these quick microwave scalloped potatoes.
How to Make a Strawberry Milkshake
It's easy to learn how to make a strawberry milkshake when you follow these simple directions. This milkshake is a great way to get kids interested in cooking.
George Foreman Grill Recipes
These George Foreman grill recipes are fast, easy and healthy. These George Foreman recipes include paninis, sandwiches, chicken and more recipes for the George Foreman grill.
How to Make a Smoothie
Learning how to make a smoothie is easy with this step by step tutorial. Use the pictures here to discover how to make smoothies you can enjoy all the time. This example is for how to make a strawberry smoothie.
Easy Taco Salad Recipe
This easy taco salad recipe has only five ingredients and takes less than 15 minutes to prepare. Kids can even make this simple recipe themselves. For variety, try adding beans, red onions, tomatoes or green chilies to this taco salad.
Baked Cod Recipe
This baked cod recipe is coated with a cornflake crumb topping. Kids will enjoy this baked cod.
Poke Cake
This poke cake is a patriotic cake recipe made with two colors. Unlike the typical Jello poke cake, this poke cake recipe is made with coconut milk and food coloring. This poke cake recipe yields a moist and tender cake that tastes as good as it looks. Make this patriotic poke cake recipe for Memorial Day or 4th of July.
Chicken Tenders Recipe - Crispy Chicken Strips...
This baked chicken tenders recipe yields super crispy chicken strips that taste like they're fried. But these tenders are baked, not fried. The crispy coating for this recipe comes from crushed croutons.
Strawberry Smoothies
Strawberry smoothies are a refreshing and healthy treat any time. This strawberry smoothie recipe is made only with natural ingredients. You can use fresh or frozen strawberries for this recipe.
10 Healthy Snacks Your Kids Will Love
Healthy snacks for kids don't have to be bland raw vegetables or tasteless trail mix. These 10 kids snack recipes prove that even healthy snacks can taste great. I'll show you how to make even rice crispy treats healthy.
Broccoli Bacon Salad Recipe
This broccoli bacon salad recipe will have even broccoli-haters clamoring for more. This recipe is made with fresh broccoli and lots of bacon. Juicy red grapes add sweetness and peanuts add crunch to this broccoli salad.
Fun Picnic Food Recipes for Effortless Summer...
These picnic food ideas include easy picnic recipes for everything from fried chicken to potato salad and more summer picnic recipes.
Chinese Food Recipes the Kids Will Love
These Chinese food recipes are specifically designed for kids' palates. They include fried rice recipes, stir fry recipes, lo mein, beef and broccoli and more.
Vanilla Cupcake Recipe
Cupcakes are so versatile. Make this vanilla cupcake recipe for kids birthdays, Halloween or anytime. Top these vanilla cupcakes with my recipes for buttercream frosting, cream cheese frosting or chocolate frosting.
Rice Pudding Recipes
These rice pudding recipes include classic stovetop rice pudding, baked rice pudding, chocolate rice pudding, even a raspberry rice pudding parfait. Your idea of comfort food desserts will be transformed after you try these rice pudding recipes.
Salmon Patties with Old Bay
This salmon patties recipe gets a kick from Old Bay seasoning. Add to these salmon cakes crushed potato chips, baked potato, green pepper, onion and a little mayonnaise, and you've got a salmon recipe the kids will adore.
Fun Food For Kids
Fun food for kids should not only be recipes kids will enjoy eating, but also the kinds of foods kids will enjoy making. And of course, there are lots of sweet treats in this collection of recipes, too. Whether you enjoy cooking with the kids or just want ideas for making new foods accessible to kids, these recipes can help.
10 Rice Crispy Treat Recipes for Every Occasion
This collection of rice crispy treats recipes include basic and seasonal recipes, including Christmas, Valentine's Day, Easter and many more.
Dos and Don'ts of Pancake Making: Tips for...
Pancakes are kids' favorite breakfast food. These tips on how to make pancakes will have you whipping up perfect pancakes every time.
Healthy Breakfast Recipes
These healthy breakfast recipes will get your kids going even on their sleepiest mornings. Whether you favor eggs, oatmeal or something sweet for breakfast, there's a recipe here for you.
Strawberry Banana Smoothie Recipe
With frozen strawberries, banana, vanilla soy milk and orange juice concentrate, this strawberry banana smoothie recipe is a tasty and all-natural way to enjoy healthy fruits.
Outdoor Grilling Tips - Food Safety Quiz
Outdoor Grilling and Picnic Food Safety Quiz Test Your Outdoor Grilling and Picnic Food Safety IQ Sorry,
Chicken Parmesan Recipe
This chicken parmesan recipe is made with boneless chicken breasts, spaghetti sauce and fresh mozzarella cheese. Garlic bread and salad are the perfect sides for this one-dish chicken parmesan recipe.
Homemade Kit Kat Bars: Just Like the Real Thing!
This recipe for kit kat bars is made with club crackers, crushed graham crackers, chocolate chips, peanut butter, sugar, brown sugar and butter. These homemade kit kat bars taste just like the candy bar Kit Kat bars.
Cream Cheese Dipped Strawberries
These dipped strawberries are the perfect summertime dessert. A sweetened cream cheese frosting makes the perfect dip for strawberries, which are then coated in sprinkles. Kids love these cream cheese dipped strawberries.
Cupcake Recipes from Scratch
These cupcake recipes from scratch include chocolate cupcakes, vanilla cupcakes, carrot cake cupcakes, red velvet cupcakes, hummingbird cupcakes and more. You can use these recipes as a base for all sorts of fun cupcakes for kids, birthdays, special occasions and more.
Egg, Sausage, and Hash Brown Casserole with...
This breakfast casserole recipe is made with eggs, sausage, shredded hash browns, cheese and cottage cheese. This egg and sausage breakfast casserole recipe makes a perfect brunch dish for holidays and special occasions.
Fruit Dip Recipe
Fruit dip is a sweet and tasty way to enjoy fresh fruit. This recipe for fruit dip is made with just three ingredients. Serve this dip for fruit with fresh fruit skewers or cut-up chunks of pineapple, strawberries and bananas. Kids love this recipe for fruit dip.
Moist Banana Cake Recipe
This moist banana cake recipe is not only the best banana cake recipe you will ever taste, it is also a surprisingly healthy recipe. The secret? Most of the sugar in this cake is in the chocolate chip streusel filling. Serve this healthy cake recipe for breakfast, dessert or an afternoon snack.
Lime Jello Cool Whip Pie Recipe
This lime Jello Cool Whip pie recipe is like a simple alternative to key lime pie. It's made with lime Jello, Cool Whip (or any frozen whipped topping), key lime yogurt and a graham cracker crust.
Sugar Cookie Fruit Pizza Recipe
This fruit pizza recipe has a sugar cookie base. Cream cheese is the sauce for this fruit pizza, and the toppings are strawberries, raspberries and bananas. Kids love making and eating this fruit pizza recipe - and so does everyone else!
No-Fuss Vegetable Lasagna Recipe
This vegetable lasagna recipe uses all the vegetables from a summer garden, including zucchini, red and green peppers, onions, and mushrooms.
Summer Drinks for Kids
These summer drinks are all non-alcoholic drinks you can make with or for the kids. From an easy homemade lemonade to simple, healthy smoothies and milkshakes, these drinks will cool them off in style.
The Easiest Overnight Crock-Pot Breakfast...
This Crockpot breakfast casserole recipe is just like a regular breakfast casserole with eggs, hash browns, red and green peppers, bacon and cheddar cheese. Orange juice is all you need to accompany this Crockpot breakfast recipe.
Chicken Quesadillas Recipe
Chicken quesadillas are a great way to use leftover cooked chicken breast. And this chicken quesadillas recipe is so fast, you can have dinner on the table in 15 minutes!
Ground Beef Tacos
Beef tacos are so easy to make at home, there's no reason to go out for them. With just ground beef, some seasonings, lettuce, cheese, salsa and taco shells, you have everything you need to make these ground beef tacos.
How to Make a Strawberry Smoothie
Learn how to make a strawberry smoothie with this easy recipe. Discover more recipes for strawberry smoothies, plus other fruit smoothie recipes in this easy free ecourse on how to make smoothies.
How to Make Fried Chicken
Fried chicken is easy to make if you follow these simple steps. The key to juicy fried chicken is a long soak in buttermilk, followed by a dip in flour and a rest. As long as you have the right temperature for the oil, it is easy to make this fried chicken recipe.
Crispy Kale Recipe
Kale recipes don't normally top the list of favorite vegetable recipes for kids. But this crispy kale recipe is different. The kale is not fried, but it takes on an almost french fry-like taste. This is sure to become one of your favorite kale recipes.
Easy Tres Leches Cake Recipe
This tres leches cake recipe starts with a cake mix, making it a super tres leches cake.
Homemade Oreo Milkshake Recipe
This oreo milkshake recipe is made with vanilla ice cream, oreo cookies, milk and chocolate sauce. Garnish with crushed oreo cookies.
Baked Ziti with Spinach
This baked ziti recipe is a baked pasta dish made with ziti pasta, ricotta cheese, spinach, spaghetti sauce and an Italian cheese blend.
One-Skillet Cheesy Beef and Macaroni
A completely crowd-pleasing one pot weeknight dinner.
Chicken Parmesan
This chicken parmesan recipe is crispy, tasty and satisfying. Use homemade spaghetti sauce or jarred sauce for this easy chicken parmesan.
Shepherds Pie Recipe
Shepherds pie is one of those warm, comfort foods for many people. This recipe for shepherds pie is made with lean ground beef, carrots, onions, celery and peas. Mashed potatoes top off this easy shepherds pie recipe.
Dinner Recipes for Picky Eaters
These dinner recipes are designed to help picky eaters expand their palates. Healthy and nutritious, your kids will love these dinner recipes for picky eaters
Raspberry Cool Whip Jello Recipe
Serve this layered dessert or a side dish at your next holiday gathering. Use a pretty clear glass dish with high sides for this recipe.
Chicken Panini for the George Foreman Grill
This chicken panini sandwich recipe is made with grilled chicken, pesto and Italian cheese. Some chicken panini recipes use Italian bread, but I like sourdough for this chicken panini sandwich recipe.
Banana Cake Recipe
This banana cake recipe is made with fresh bananas, sugar, flour, eggs, buttermilk, walnuts and chocolate chips. A chocolate ganache frosting tops off this banana cake recipe.
Pineapple Coconut Smoothie Recipe
The tropical flavors of this pineapple coconut smoothie make a refreshing breakfast, snack or dessert. This all-natural smoothie recipe is perfect for both kids and adults.
Whipped Cream Recipe
This whipped cream recipe has just three ingredients: cream, sugar and vanilla extract, and it's super simple. And once you learn the basic recipe for how to make whipped cream, you can flavor it lots of different ways, adding orange zest, vanilla, chocolate shavings and more.
Chicken Pot Pie Recipe
This chicken pot pie recipe is made with rotisserie chicken and a refrigerated pie crust, so it's easy. But the taste is all homemade.
Buttercream Frosting Recipe
This buttercream frosting recipe is one of the best buttercream frosting recipes you'll ever taste. This buttercream frosting recipe is made with butter, confectioner's sugar, vanilla and cream.
Quick and Easy Chicken Enchiladas
This chicken enchiladas recipe is made with rotisserie chicken, cream cheese, green salsa and Monterey Jack cheese. If you like make-ahead cooking, you can freeze these chicken enchiladas, then thaw overnight in the refrigerator and reheat when you're ready to serve.
Seven Layer Salad
Seven layer salad recipes are popular for potlucks and parties, because you can make them in advance. This seven layer salad recipe is no different. You can vary the layers to suit your tastes, but be sure to use a glass bowl for this popular seven layer salad.
Mexican Dip Recipe
This Mexican dip recipe is always a crowd-pleaser. Made with lettuce, refried beans, cheese, guacamole, salsa and sour cream, this Mexican 7 layer dip recipe has all the flavors of good Mexican food. Black olives top off this tasty Mexican dip recipe.
Kale Pesto Recipe
This kale pesto recipe is a wonderful way to enjoy fresh kale. The kale is used in place of basil, which makes this pesto sauce especially healthy. I've increased the amount of garlic in this pesto recipe to compensate for the slightly bitter taste of the kale. The result is a fresh and garlicky pesto recipe that works great on pasta, pizza in soups or lasagna.
Sunrise Smoothies
Orange banana smoothies are the perfect breakfast. These sunrise smoothies combine frozen orange juice concentrate, vanilla soy milk and a whole banana for a vitamin-packed way to start the day.
Healthy Snack Ideas for Kids
These healthy snack ideas include both snacks you can buy, plus recipes for making healthy snacks for the kids. Whether you prefer sweet, salty, creamy or crunchy snacks, there's something here for everyone.
Oven Fried Zucchini Recipe - Easy, No Fuss
Oven fried zucchini gives you all the flavor of regular fried zucchini with less fat. A bread crumb and Parmesan cheese coating adds extra flavor to this recipe.
A Sweet and Healthy Green Smoothie Even Your...
This green smoothie recipe is made with baby spinach, frozen pineapple and grapes. Vanilla yogurt and chocolate hazelnut spread make this smoothie recipe appealing to kids.
Slow Cooker Rice Pudding Recipe
This slow cooker rice pudding recipe is creamy and delicious. And this recipe takes only minutes to prepare. Add raisins for a delightful punch of sweetness in this recipe for Crockpot rice pudding.
Orange Creamsicle Smoothies
These orange creamsicle smoothies are bursting with flavor and vitamins.
Baked Spaghetti
Baked spaghetti is a great make-ahead meal. This baked spaghetti recipe is made with ground beef, but you can leave it out if you want to make this baked spaghetti casserole vegetarian. Everyone in the family will enjoy this baked spaghetti casserole.
Kids Salads That Are Easy to Make and Fun to Eat
Kids salads can be nutritious and tasty, provided you follow some basic rules. These fun kids salads are easy to make, yet they appeal to kids' developing palates. You'll find vegetable salads, fruit salads,green salads and more easy kids salad recipes here.
Triple Berry Smoothie Recipe
This triple berry smoothie recipe is made with strawberries, blueberries and blackberries. This recipe for berry fruit smoothies is sweet and healthy.
13 Holiday Desserts Both Kids and Adults Will...
Whether you are hosting people in your home, or bringing the dessert for a party, or maybe just whipping up something delicious for the office, the teachers, or your kids' class at school, here are some sweet holiday desserts for your consideration.
Hash Brown Egg Casserole
This hash brown casserole is made with hash brown potatoes, eggs, red pepper, onion, bacon and cheese. Whether you're serving this for breakfast, lunch or dinner, everyone likes this hash brown egg casserole.
Taco Casserole Recipe
This taco casserole recipe is made with ground beef, salsa, cheese and tortilla chips. A garnish of fresh cilantro adds fresh flavor to this easy one-dish casserole.
Top Ten Reasons to Get Kids Cooking
There are many benefits to cooking with kids. When kids cook, they learn everything from reading skills to chemistry.
Chicken Breast Recipes
The chicken breast recipes here include everything from chicken parmesan to grilled chicken, all made with boneless chicken breasts. Kids and adults alike will enjoy these easy chicken recipes.
Spaghetti Pizza Recipe
Spaghetti pizza is a quick and easy kid-friendly dinner recipe that you can make as fancy or as plain as you like. Dress it up with black olives, mushrooms, red peppers or just serve it plain. Smoked mozzarella cheese gives this spaghetti pizza that authentic Italian restaurant flavor.
Herbed Grilled Salmon for Your George Foreman...
This grilled salmon recipe is an herb crusted salmon made in the George Foreman grill. Fresh oregano, thyme and basil are tossed with lemon juice and olive oil in this simple grilled salmon recipe for the George Foreman grill. This is a quick and easy herb crusted salmon recipe.
Lemon Blueberry Smoothies
This lemon blueberry smoothie recipe pairs frozen blueberries with frozen lemonade concentrate and vanilla soy milk for a refreshing twist on blueberry fruit smoothies.
Beef Enchiladas Recipe
This beef enchiladas recipe is easy to make and a real crowd-pleaser. You can make these ground beef enchiladas with leftover ground beef, too. Just skip the step that requires browning.
Ground Beef Quesadillas
These ground beef quesadillas are like a taco and a quesadilla combined. Seasoned ground beef is browned and mixed with jarred chili con queso sauce, then folded into flour tortills for these tasty beef and cheese quesadillas.
Chicken Kabobs - Shish Kabobs With Kid...
Kabobs are the ideal summertime dinner for kids. This chicken kabobs recipe is fun to make and even more fun to eat. These chicken kebabs are marinated in a pineapple juice and soy sauce marinade. It makes for a really tender meal.
Chocolate Peanut Butter Squares
These Chocolate Peanut Butter Squares are an easy, make ahead dessert that are perfect for a bake sale or holiday gathering.
Banana Split Ice Cream Cake Recipe
This ice cream cake recipe is like a banana split in an ice cream cake. Layers of vanilla and strawberry ice cream are separated with crushed peanuts and mini chocolate chips then topped with bananas and chocolate sauce in this banana split ice cream cake recipe.
Meatball Subs Recipe
This meatball subs recipe tastes just like an authentic Italian meatball sub. But it is easier to make, thanks to frozen meatballs.
Pumpkin Pancakes Using Bisquick Recipe
These pumpkin pancakes start with Bisquick, so they're really easy. Just add eggs, pumpkin puree and milk to make this easy pumpkin pancakes recipe.
Cheesy Chicken Pasta Casserole with Spinach and...
This chicken pasta casserole is made with chicken breasts, penne pasta, spinach, spaghetti sauce, canned tomatoes and three kinds of cheese. This chicken pasta bake makes a terrific recipe for potlucks.
Top 10 Recipes for Picky Eaters
Got kids who are picky eaters in your house? Here are ten of my favorite delicious and healthy recipes for picky eaters.
Homemade Lemonade Recipe
Homemade lemonade tastes so much better than frozen or bottled lemonade. And with this easy homemade lemonade recipe, you'll want to make homemade lemonade again and again. A strawberry or chunk of watermelon makes a nice garnish for this homemade lemonade recipe.
Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes Ever
Most chocolate chip cookie recipes seem pretty much the same, but to a connoisseur, the slight differences can yield tremendously different results. Take the butter. Is it softened? Melted? Chilled? How many eggs? What about an extra egg yolk? Does the dough get chilled? All of these factors change the texture of chocolate chip cookies. This collection includes recipes for soft, chewy, cakey and crisp chocolate chip cookies, plus those with oatmeal, nuts, coconut and even pumpkin!
Chili Con Carne
This chili con carne recipe is like a meal in one. Hearty and healthy, this chili recipe freezes well, making it a great make-ahead meal. Shredded cheddar cheese, sour cream and diced onions make great toppings for this chili con carne.
A Gorgeous Spring Ramp and Pea Risotto
Spring Ramp and Pea Risotto. Cooking for Kids.
Fresh Tomato Soup Recipe
This fresh tomato soup recipe is made with fresh tomatoes, onions, garlic and seasonings. Fresh basil is the best way to top this creamy homemade tomato soup recipe.
Strawberry Icebox Cake Recipe
Icebox cakes were popular back in the 1970s and '80s. And it's easy to see why people like them. You

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