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Beef, Tofu, and Broccoli

Beef, Tofu, and Broccoli

Slightly sweet, flavor-packed stir fry with beef, broccoli, and tofu, as well as soy sauce, brown sugar, garlic, and ginger. Perfect over white rice.

Buffalo Chicken Bombs

Buffalo Chicken Bombs

These are crunchy, spicy, cheesy, delicious bites that — be warned — are both addictive and a bit heavy. Perfect for the Super Bowl or any other big party.

Goat Cheese & Artichoke Dip

Goat Cheese & Artichoke Dip

This no-bake dip is packed with flavor without feeling too rich or heavy. (Plus, no mayo!) Comes together in about 15 minutes.

French Onion Soup

French Onion Soup

A rich, indulgent soup topped with carby cheese.

Roasted Canned Tomatoes

Roasted Canned Tomatoes

These are just… so. good. It’s hard to describe the combination of crispiness, sweetness, umami, and a hint of salt. Make this tonight.

Easy Beef Stroganoff

Easy Beef Stroganoff

This is a delicious, easy beef stroganoff that uses ground beef, cream of mushroom soup, and doesn’t require sour cream or fresh mushrooms.

Sausage with Kale & Beans

Sausage with Kale & Beans

This one-pot recipe with sausage, kale, and white beans makes a quick dinner. Red wine softens the kale, and the beans balance out the heaviness of sausage.

Chocolate Oat Lactation Cookies

Chocolate Oat Lactation Cookies

With whole wheat flour, flax seed, and brewer’s yeast, these are perfect for someone who is breastfeeding. Still delicious if you’re not!

Quick Fridge Pickles

Quick Fridge Pickles

It takes just 15 minutes (and a little bit of time marinating in the fridge) to make some delicious pickles. Perfect for burgers – or just a healthy snack.

Butternut Squash & Sweet Potato Soup

Butternut Squash & Sweet Potato Soup

Roasted butternut squash and sweet potato combine with tomato paste, curry, and a hint of red wine to make a deep, flavorful soup that warms the soul.