Archive for the cheap family meals Tag

You Can Accomplish This Before Your Head Explodes: Beet Reuben

THIS.  WILL.  ROCK.  YOUR.  WORLD. I can’t even pretend to be this brilliant in the kitchen,  so here’s the LINK We cannot stop eating our CSA beets this way, added calories be damned. . . Trust me. Best Ev-Ah! PS:  Are you wondering if my kids eat sauerkraut and/0r beets?  Not in this mix.  However, they’ll try a plain beet.
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You Can Accomplish This Before Your Effing Head Explodes: Shrimp “Pot Pie”

Here’s something you can whip up relatively quickly but it feels like you might have put some effort into it. . . That’s a home-run in my book. I managed to get it together in about an hour in a 420 degree oven Sunday evening after a long day of birding.  Bonus?  The kid loved it. 1.  Preheat oven to
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You Can Accomplish This Before Your Effing Head Explodes: Fast Chicken-less Cobb Salad

Yeah.  Another salad.  This one incorporates Chicken-less patties. We try not to eat too much “fake” meat.  They taste good but they have a decent amount of sodium and other unpronounceable ingredients.  However, once in a while, we’ll bust out a fake burger or dog. Here’s how you do this one: 1.  Start with a base of lettuce (and any
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