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Simple, Fresh, Seasonal Recipes for Home Cooks 15New Recipes

  • Creamy Homemade Coleslaw (No Mayo!)
    Greek Yogurt Coleslaw is a great go-to for a fresh, seasonal side dish. It’s healthy and simple recipe, with all of the crunchy texture and tangy flavor of traditional coleslaw. We love it on pulled pork sandwiches or tacos. 
  • Chocolate Chai Zucchini Muffins
    These chocolate chai zucchini muffins are a great way to start your day off right. Decadently moist and absolutely delicious, they have a double dose of chocolate and chai spices for an extra flavor boost.
  • Healthy Pumpkin Pie Smoothie
    It’s time to get your pumpkin on! These delicious pumpkin spice smoothies taste like a drinkable version of pumpkin pie. They’re made with real pumpkin and are naturally sweetened with maple syrup.
  • Coconut Curry Meatballs
    Thai-inspired curry meatballs are a flavorful new take on a classic comfort food. Red curry paste gives these meatballs a spicy kick that’s balanced out by creamy coconut milk and toasted coconut scattered over the top gives them a fantastic texture and toasty flavor. 

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Simple, Fresh, Seasonal Recipes for Home Cooks 15Easy Weeknight Dinners

  • Creamy Homemade Coleslaw (No Mayo!)
    Greek Yogurt Coleslaw is a great go-to for a fresh, seasonal side dish. It’s healthy and simple recipe, with all of the crunchy texture and tangy flavor of traditional coleslaw. We love it on pulled pork sandwiches or tacos. 
  • Coconut Curry Meatballs
    Thai-inspired curry meatballs are a flavorful new take on a classic comfort food. Red curry paste gives these meatballs a spicy kick that’s balanced out by creamy coconut milk and toasted coconut scattered over the top gives them a fantastic texture and toasty flavor. 
  • Sheet Pan Chicken and Gnocchi with Broccoli Rabe
    Chicken thighs, gnocchi, and broccoli rabe all bake together on one pan for a super easy weeknight dinner!
  • Vegetarian Poutine with Mushroom Gravy
    Whether you’re vegetarian or not, you’ll LOVE this vegetarian poutine made with rich mushroom gravy and served over baked french fries.

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Simple, Fresh, Seasonal Recipes for Home Cooks 15Healthy Instant Pot Recipes

  • Instant Pot Corn Chowder (Vegetarian, Gluten-Free)
    This creamy, vegetarian corn chowder is perfect for lazy summer nights. It’s effortless to make, and really highlights the sweetness of fresh summer corn.
  • Instant Pot Basil Chicken with Green Beans
    This easy Instant Pot chicken recipe is inspired by one of my favorite take-out meals: Thai basil chicken! You’ll love the vibrant, fresh flavor and the snap of the green beans. Making this take-out favorite at home means you can adjust the spice level to your family’s preferences.
  • Unsweetened Instant Pot Apple Sauce
    Unbelievably easy Instant Pot applesauce tastes just like the inside of an apple pie! This recipe is unsweetened and has a touch of cinnamon for the ultimate fall flavor. Enjoy this applesauce warm straight from the pot or refrigerate it for later!
  • Introducing Clean Eating Instant Pot Cookbook
    Introducing Clean Eating Instant Pot Cookbook! Enjoy healthy meals every day of the week with simple, whole food recipes that are perfect for set-it-and-forget-it cooking.

Simple, Fresh, Seasonal Recipes for Home Cooks 15Easy Air Fryer Recipes

  • How to Cook Frozen Salmon in the Air Fryer
    It’s hard to beat the convenience of air fryer frozen salmon. It’s ready in under 15 minutes and you don’t even have to defrost it first!
  • Air Fryer Chicken Nuggets
    Skip take-out and make your own perfectly crispy Air Fryer Chicken Nuggets at home! Made with real ingredients (and no canned chicken to be found) these tender, juicy, and crispy nuggets are easy enough to make on a busy weeknight.
  • Air Fryer Rotisserie Chicken
    Fantastically juicy air fryer chicken with crispy skin Rotisserie chicken is one of the most simple and satisfying dinners around, but baking it in the oven can take a while so it isn’t usually an option on weeknights. Enter, the air fryer! Most people think air fryers are only good for bready, fried foods but
  • How to Make Air Fryer Tortilla Chips
    Air fryer tortilla chips are super easy to make and have all the crunchy goodness of store-bought chips without the fat or calories.

Simple, Fresh, Seasonal Recipes for Home Cooks 15Whole 30 Recipes

  • Homemade Chicken Spiedies (Low Carb, Gluten Free)
    New York-style chicken spiedies with homemade marinade full of garlic and lemon.
  • Dilly Beans Recipe
    Crisp and tangy dilly beans that will keep for weeks in the refrigerator. A summertime favorite!
  • How to Cook Frozen Salmon in the Air Fryer
    It’s hard to beat the convenience of air fryer frozen salmon. It’s ready in under 15 minutes and you don’t even have to defrost it first!
  • Sweet Potato Quinoa Chili
    This Sweet Potato Quinoa Chili is the perfect healthy comfort food! It’s naturally vegan and gluten-free, so it’s perfect for those with dietary restrictions, and it’s made with nourishing ingredients so you can feel good about eating it.

Simple, Fresh, Seasonal Recipes for Home Cooks 15Gluten-Free Recipes

  • Creamy Homemade Coleslaw (No Mayo!)
    Greek Yogurt Coleslaw is a great go-to for a fresh, seasonal side dish. It’s healthy and simple recipe, with all of the crunchy texture and tangy flavor of traditional coleslaw. We love it on pulled pork sandwiches or tacos. 
  • Healthy Pumpkin Pie Smoothie
    It’s time to get your pumpkin on! These delicious pumpkin spice smoothies taste like a drinkable version of pumpkin pie. They’re made with real pumpkin and are naturally sweetened with maple syrup.
  • Instant Pot Corn Chowder (Vegetarian, Gluten-Free)
    This creamy, vegetarian corn chowder is perfect for lazy summer nights. It’s effortless to make, and really highlights the sweetness of fresh summer corn.
  • Homemade Chicken Spiedies (Low Carb, Gluten Free)
    New York-style chicken spiedies with homemade marinade full of garlic and lemon.

Simple, Fresh, Seasonal Recipes for Home Cooks 15Low Carb and Keto Recipes

  • Creamy Homemade Coleslaw (No Mayo!)
    Greek Yogurt Coleslaw is a great go-to for a fresh, seasonal side dish. It’s healthy and simple recipe, with all of the crunchy texture and tangy flavor of traditional coleslaw. We love it on pulled pork sandwiches or tacos. 
  • Coconut Curry Meatballs
    Thai-inspired curry meatballs are a flavorful new take on a classic comfort food. Red curry paste gives these meatballs a spicy kick that’s balanced out by creamy coconut milk and toasted coconut scattered over the top gives them a fantastic texture and toasty flavor. 
  • Homemade Chicken Spiedies (Low Carb, Gluten Free)
    New York-style chicken spiedies with homemade marinade full of garlic and lemon.
  • Dilly Beans Recipe
    Crisp and tangy dilly beans that will keep for weeks in the refrigerator. A summertime favorite!

 

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