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Vegetables

Turkey and Sweet Potato Skillet Dinner

What do you turn to, recipe-wise, when you’re in a hurry? For me, it’s usually eggs. If I’m in a true, white-hot panic to get dinner on the table, I’ll

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Spicy Beef Tacos

I’m the grade parent in my daughter’s classroom. It means I’m the liaison between the parents and the teacher; communicating on anything outside of academics. It’s one of those jobs

Winter

Butternut Squash and Black Bean Quesadillas

What started as a quiet rumble the day after Halloween is now a full-on cacophony of HOLIDAYS, HOLIDAYS, HOLIDAYS! I heard the first Christmas carol while picking something up at

Lunch

One-Pot Roasted Dijon Chicken

We interrupt snack week to bring you this easy, one-pot dinner. We know you have to make that meal everyone expects after lunch tonight so here’s an easy one. Now

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White Chili

Winter may not officially arrive until December 21st, but the white stuff that twirled and drifted its way to the ground yesterday said otherwise. After spending a day indoors with

By Ingredient

Chewy Molasses Cookies

I think this may be the last year Santa comes for Esme. No, no, we’re not going to stop putting “love Santa” tags on her gifts, don’t worry! I’m sure

The Holidays

Spiced Christmas Tree Cookies

This post was originally run on December 13, 2012. A few weeks ago I fessed up to having an addiction to Anna Olson and her Food Network show Bake with

By Season

Lisa’s Letters Home: A Lovely Thai-Indian Chicken Curry

Maybe it’s the fact that curry is so popular in England or maybe it’s the 500 Indian takeaway meals I had during pregnancy (heartburn be damned), but my kids love

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Beef Curry

“Don’t freak out” is how my daughter greets me when I pick her up from school when she’s done poorly on a spelling test or lost a mitten or, last

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Cardamom Crescent Cookies

For 51 weeks of the year Laura and I use SPC as a place to talk about how/what/why of healthy family food. We’re all, “Kale is awesome!” and “Have you