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Instant Pot Tortellini Soup w. Farmer’s Market Veggies

September 10, 2017

I actually enjoy standing over the stove and preparing homemade soups and stews in my Staub, however, with two kiddos in school I usually don’t have time to spare. Enter the Instant Pot Ultra (scored a sweet deal over Labor Day weekend). This is the first dish I’ve prepared in the Instant Pot and it’s going into weekly rotation which means two things: ย it’s easy to make and my husband and kids gobbled it up. Something to note – if…

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Creamy Mushroom Pasta w. Roasted Asparagus & Lemon

February 21, 2015

This vegan and gluten-free (optional) pasta is creamy, delicious and easy to prepare. It’s also super healthy. Asparagus, one of my favorite Spring vegetables is packed with vitamin C, K, folate, fiber and is an anti-inflammatory and antioxidant-rich food. Crimini mushrooms are a nutrition powerhouse loaded with vitamins, minerals and antioxidants, giving them the potential to ward off disease. Be sure to make extra – the kids gobble it up! Gather 1 bunch asparagus, trimmed and washed 1 cup crimini…

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Madagascar Pink Rice w. Roasted Squash, Apples, Onion & Green Peas

January 16, 2015

I’m a big fan of meals in a bowl and you really canโ€™t go wrong with this dish adapted from Choosing Raw. Itโ€™s delicious, simple to prepare and the kids love it. Grown from a single seed, Madagascar Pink Rice amazed with its abundant growth and satisfying, subtly sweet flavor. Elusively aromatic of cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg, this soft supple rice is also nutritionally dense, milled to retain most of the wholesome bran layer. In the Lake Alaotra region, where…

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